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Basic Information
Android 12Android 9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo
6.41 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches6.26 x 2.96 x 0.33 inches
7.32 ounces6.14 ounces
BlackBlack and Blue
Aluminum and GlassPlastic
Display / Screen
6.7 inches6.4 inches
2400 x 1080 pixels 2280 x 1080 pixels
393 pixels per inch394 pixels per inch
900 cd/m2 brightness--
No touch screenNo touch screen
MediaTek Dimensity 1080 MT6877V (6 nm) chipsetSamsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 chipset
Octa-Core 2600 MHz processorARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm (Octa-Core 1800 MHz) processor
Mali-G68 MC4 GPUMali-G71 MP2 GPU
256 GB internal memory128 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSDXC (up to 512 GB) external memory slot
200.00 MP + 16.00 MP13.00 MP + 16.00 MP
f/1.70 aperturef/1.90 aperture
24.00mm focal length27.00mm focal length
0.71 inches (1/1.4") sensor0.32 inches (1/3.1") sensor
3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution
1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video--
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G) and HSDPALTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA
Nano SIMNano SIM, Dual SIM
Battery Life
4300mAh Battery5000mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.2 Bluetooth 5.0
Infra-red port--
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Proximity Sensor
--FM Radio

Comparison review

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has a general score of 91.5, which is much better than Galaxy M30's score of 82.4. These phones come with Android operating system, but Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has the previous 12 version while Galaxy M30 has Android 9.0 Pie. Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer's body is newer than the Galaxy M30's, although it's somewhat heavier and a little bit thicker.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer features a bit better CPU than Galaxy M30, and although they both have a Octa-Core processing unit, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer also has 2 GB more RAM memory. Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer counts with a little bit better screen than Galaxy M30, because although it has a little worse screen pixels density, it also counts with a little bit bigger screen and a slightly better resolution of 1080 x 2400px.

Galaxy M30 counts with just a bit bigger memory for applications, games, photos and videos than Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer, because although it has only 128 GB internal storage, it also counts with a slot for an external memory card that supports up to 512 GB. Samsung Galaxy M30 has better battery life than Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer, because it has 5000mAh of battery capacity.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has a way better camera than Galaxy M30, because it has a larger aperture to take better low light photos and video, a lot bigger camera sensor which offers a lot higher photo and video quality, a way more MP back camera and a much better video resolution.

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