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Basic Information
Android 12Android 5.0, 4.4
6.41 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches6.04 x 3.09 x 0.33 inches
7.32 ounces6.21 ounces
BlackBlack, Gold, Pink and White
Aluminum and Glass--
--Scratch-Resistant Glass
--$ 269.00
Display / Screen
6.7 inches5.7 inches
2400 x 1080 pixels 1440 x 2560 pixels (Quad HD / 2K)
393 pixels per inch515 pixels per inch
900 cd/m2 brightness--
No touch screenCapacitive, Multi-touch
MediaTek Dimensity 1080 MT6877V (6 nm) chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084 chipset
Octa-Core 2600 MHz processorKrait 450 (Quad-Core 2700 MHz) processor
8 GB RAM3 GB (825 MHz) RAM
Mali-G68 MC4 GPUAdreno 420 (500 MHz) GPU
256 GB internal memory32 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 128 GB) external memory slot
200.00 MP + 16.00 MP16.00 MP + 3.70 MP
f/1.70 aperturef/2.20 aperture
24.00mm focal length31.00mm focal length
0.71 inches (1/1.4") sensor0.38 inches (1/2.6") sensor
3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video1920 x 1080 (60 fps) (Full HD) slow motion video
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G) and HSDPALTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, EDGE, GPRS and GSM
Nano SIMMicro SIM
Battery Life
4300mAh Battery3220mAh Li-Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryRemovable Battery
--20 hours talk time
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.2 Bluetooth 4.1, EDR
Infra-red portInfra-red port
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparison review

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has an overall score of 91.5, which is better than Galaxy Note 4's overall score of 81.6. Although the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer is extremely newer than the Galaxy Note 4, it's heavier and just a little bit thicker. Both phones we are comparing here have Android OS (operating system), but the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has a more recent 12 version and Galaxy Note 4 has Android 5.0, so it gives some extra features and optimized performance.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 counts with a little sharper screen than Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer, because although it has a bit smaller screen, it also counts with a better pixel number per inch of screen and a better 2560 x 1440 resolution. Samsung Galaxy Note 4 counts with a CPU that is just as good as Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer's CPU, because although the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has 4 less cpu cores and 5 GB less RAM, it also counts with an extra GPU.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer counts with a greater camera than Samsung Galaxy Note 4, and although they both have the same 3840x2160 video definition and the same 30 frames per second video frame rates, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer also has a much larger aperture for better low-light captures and videos, a much more MP back-facing camera and a way larger sensor taking more light and vivid colors.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer has a much greater memory capacity to install games and applications than Galaxy Note 4, because although it has no slot for an external memory card, it also counts with 224 GB more internal storage. Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Explorer counts with longer battery duration than Samsung Galaxy Note 4, because it has a 34 percent more battery size.

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