Compare POCO M2 Pro Vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 8

Should you buy POCO M2 Pro or Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 ? Well, your search ends here. Find out which mobile phone is best for you - Compare the two models on the basis of their Price in India, Body, Display, Storage, Connectivity, Camera, and Performance. POCO M2 Pro starts at Rs. 12934 and Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 starts at Rs. 11442

POCO M2 Pro has screen size of 6.67 inches and Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 has screen size of 6.39 inches . POCO M2 Pro comes up with internal storage of 64 GB and Ram of 4 GB . Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 comes up with internal storage of 64 GB and Ram of 4 GB . Former comes up with battery of Non-removable Li-ion 5000 mAh battery and latter with Non-removable Li-ion 4000 mAh battery . Coming to the Camera, Former has primary camera of 48 MP (f/1.79) + 8 MP (f/2.2,ultra-wide) + 5 MP (f/2.4, macro) + 2 MP (f/2.4, depth) Quad Camera with LED Flash and front camera of 16 MP Camera whereas latter has primary camera of 48 MP (f/1.79) + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP (f/2.4) Quad Camera with Dual Flash and front camera of 13 MP (f/2.0) Camera .

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Summary
Display 6.67 inches 6.39 inches
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G Snapdragon 665
Ram 4 GB 4 GB
Storage 64 GB 64 GB
Front Camera 16 MP Camera 13 MP (f/2.0) Camera
Primary Camera 48 MP (f/1.79) + 8 MP (f/2.2,ultra-wide) + 5 MP (f/2.4, macro) + 2 MP (f/2.4, depth) Quad Camera with LED Flash 48 MP (f/1.79) + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP (f/2.4) Quad Camera with Dual Flash
Battery Non-removable Li-ion 5000 mAh battery Non-removable Li-ion 4000 mAh battery
GENERAL
Colours Blue, Green, Black Blue, Black, White, Purple
Custom UI MIUI 11 MIUI 10
Device type Phablet Phablet
Operating System Android OS, 10 Android OS, v9.0 (Pie)
Sim Dual Sim (nano + nano) Hybrid Sim
Status Available in India Available in India
DESIGN
Height 165.75 158.3
Thickness 8.8 mm 8.35 mm
Weight 209 g 190 g
Width 76.6875.3
DISPLAY
Aspect Ratio 20:919:5:9
Display Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Form Factor Touch Touch
Screen resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
Screen size 6.67 inches 6.39 inches
Technology IPS LCD IPS LCD (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)
Touchscreen Capacitive Touchscreen Capacitive Touchscreen
PERFORMANCE
Card Slot microSD Card microSD Card
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G Snapdragon 665
CPU Octa-core (Dual 2.3GHz Kryo 465 A76 + Hexa 1.8GHz Kryo 465 A55 CPUs) Octa core (Quad 2GHz + Quad 1.8GHz ) Kryo 260
External Storage up to 256 GB Up to 256 GB
GPU Adreno 618 Adreno 610
RAM 4 GB 4 GB
STORAGE
Internal Storage 64 GB 64 GB
CAMERA
Camera Features Geo Tagging, HDR, Portrait, Panorama, EIS, PDAF, 4k video recording, AI Camera, Slow motion Geo Tagging, HDR, Portrait, Panorama, EIS
Front Camera 16 MP Camera 13 MP (f/2.0) Camera
Primary camera 48 MP (f/1.79) + 8 MP (f/2.2,ultra-wide) + 5 MP (f/2.4, macro) + 2 MP (f/2.4, depth) Quad Camera with LED Flash 48 MP (f/1.79) + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP (f/2.4) Quad Camera with Dual Flash
Video Recording Yes 1080p@30fps
MULTIMEDIA
Audio Jack 3.5mm Audio Jack 3.5mm Audio Jack
Audio Player MP3, WAV, eAAC+ MP3, WAV, eAAC+
FM Radio YesYes
Speakers YesYes
Video Player MP4, H.264, H.263 MP4, H.264, H.263
BATTERY
Stand by Up to 21 days
Talk time Up to 29 hrs
Type Non-removable Li-ion 5000 mAh battery Non-removable Li-ion 4000 mAh battery
CONNECTIVITY
Bluetooth v5.0, A2DP, LE v5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Facility with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS with A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector micro USB
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
NETWORK SUPPORT
2G GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G Dual VoLTE Dual VoLTE
MORE FEATURES
Face unlock YesYes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes, SideYes
Other Features 33W Quick charging, Water Resistant, Face unlock Quick Charging, Water resistant, Face Unlock
Quick Charging Yes, 33W Yes
Sensors Side- Mounted Fingerprint Sensor, Infrared sensor, Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Infrared sensor Fingerprint Sensor, Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, IR Sensor
Pros and Cons
Pros
  • Quad Camera Setup
  • Gorilla Glass 5 Protection
  • Splash-proof design
  • Excellent battery life
  • Impressive screen & display
  • Good camera setup
Cons
  • Low Refresh Rate (60 HZ)
  • A bit on the heavier side
  • Ordinary night mode
  • Poor HDR10 support
  • Video quality could have been better
  • Not best for hardcore gaming

Detailed Comparison of POCO M2 Pro vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 8

Design Comparison:

POCO M2 Pro comes up with a weight of 209 g whereas Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 weighs around 190 g . Thickness of POCO M2 Pro is 8.8 mm and the thickness of other phone is 8.35 mm .

Display Comparison:

POCO M2 Pro has screen size of 6.67 inches whereas other comes up with 6.39 inches . Screen Resolution in both phones is 1080 x 2400 pixels and 1080 x 2340 pixels respectively. In terms of Technology, former uses IPS LCD and latter uses IPS LCD (Corning Gorilla Glass 5) .

Camera Comparison:

POCO M2 Pro comes up with primary camera of 48 MP (f/1.79) + 8 MP (f/2.2,ultra-wide) + 5 MP (f/2.4, macro) + 2 MP (f/2.4, depth) Quad Camera with LED Flash whereas Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 comes up with 48 MP (f/1.79) + 8 MP (f/2.2,ultra-wide) + 5 MP (f/2.4, macro) + 2 MP (f/2.4, depth) Quad Camera with LED Flash . Some of the Camera Features for both the phones include Geo Tagging, HDR, Portrait, Panorama, EIS, PDAF, 4k video recording, AI Camera, Slow motion

Performance Comparison:

Chipset, one of the important feature of the phone, used in these mobiles phones are Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G and Snapdragon 665 respectively. POCO M2 Pro comes up microSD Card card slot and Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 comes up with microSD Card card slot. CPU used in POCO M2 Pro is Octa-core (Dual 2.3GHz Kryo 465 A76 + Hexa 1.8GHz Kryo 465 A55 CPUs) and used in Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 is Octa core (Quad 2GHz + Quad 1.8GHz ) Kryo 260 .

FAQ

Q. What is the screen size of POCO M2 Pro?

POCO M2 Pro comes up with display of 6.67 inches .

Q. Which phone is cheaper- POCO M2 Pro or Redmi Note 8?

Redmi Note 8 priced at 11442 is cheaper than POCO M2 Pro priced at 12934.

Q. What is the battery capacity of Redmi Note 8?

Redmi Note 8 equips with battery type of Non-removable Li-ion 4000 mAh battery .

Q. What are some of the best alternatives available for POCO M2 Pro and Redmi Note 8 in the market?

Best alternatives available for POCO M2 Pro and Redmi Note 8 are : Xiaomi Redmi Note 10, Redmi Note 9 Pro, Vivo Y20, Oppo A53, Redmi Note 7 Pro.

Q. What are different color options available for Redmi Note 8?

This phones comes in following colors: Blue, Black, White, Purple .