Asus Zenfone 4 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note Comparison: Xiaomi and AsusÂ are the goodÂ selling phones in this category. Camera, Display and performance are the best in class in this price range. Lets have a comparable look below in details.
Asus Zenfone 4Â vs Xiaomi Redmi Note Comparison
|Â||Xiaomi Redmi Note||Â Asus Zenfone 4|
|Screen Size||5.5 inch||Â 4 inch|
|Resolution||720×1280Â Â pixels||480×800Â pixels|
|Pixel Density||Â 440 ppi||Â 293 ppi|
|Version||Â 4.4.2 kitkat||Â 4.3 jelly bean|
|Up-Gradable||Â Up-gradable toÂ 5.0||Â Up-gradable to 4.4|
|Processor||1.7GHzÂ octa-core||Â 1.2 GHz dual core,Â Intel Atom Z2520|
|GHz||Â 1.7 Ghz||Â 1.2 GHz|
|RAM||Â 2 GB||Â 1 GB|
|GPU||Â 672 MHz, Nvidia ULP GeForce||PowerVR SGX 544MP2|
|Front||1.3 MP||Â 0.3 MP|
|Rear||Â 8 MP||5 MP|
|Features||Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), Autofocus, Phase detection autofocus, Touch to focus, Optical image stabilization, Face detection, Exposure compensation, Burst mode, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Self-timer||Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), Autofocus, Touch to focus, Optical image stabilization, Face detection, Smile detection, ISO control, Burst mode, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Voice activation|
|Internal||Â 8 GB||Â 8 GB|
|External||Â Â micro SD upto 32Â GB||Â micro SD upto 64Â GB|
|Wi-Fi||Â Yes||Â Yes|
|Bluetooth||Â Yes||Â Yes|
|NFC||Â Yes||Â Yes|
|USB||Â Yes (Micro USB)||Â Yes (Micro USB)|
|mAh||3050Â mAh||1600Â mAh|
|Stand-By||Â 16 hours||Â 22 hours|
|Price||Â 9,000 INR||Â 6,000 INR|
Asus ZenFone 4Â vs Xiaomi RedmiÂ Note comparison
Design and Display:
The Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ features a 5.5-inch display with a 720×1280-pixel resolution with a pixel density of 440 ppi. While the other hand rival, The Asus Zenfone 4Â features a 4-inch display with 480×800Â pixel resolution with the pixel density of 293Â ppi. That meansÂ that both the gadgets have same screen size but notÂ the same pixel density and the image resolution. Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ has higher than its rival.
The Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ gives you slightly more screen space, not only because it’s fractionally larger, but because the Asus Zenfone 4Â has on-screen controls with a border in the bottom.
The Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ features a 1.7 GHz, ARM Cortex A15 octa core processor with a Â 2GB of RAM. While the Asus Zenfone 4Â features a Â 1.2 GHz, Intel Atom Z2520Â as well as 1Â GB of RAM. Which means that the Asus Zenfone 4Â phone has a slowerÂ processor than the Xiaomi Redmi Note. AndÂ the RAM options is differentÂ in both the devicesÂ andÂ the working is also differentÂ which leads to chooseÂ over Â Xiaomi.
The Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ features 8Â GB of on-board ROM and the phone it supported with a external SDcard Slot with 32GB expendablity.A 12 GB and 60 GB of free Google Drive space is also given along with the ROM options. While the Asus Zenfone 4Â features 8Â GB on-board storage with an option of aÂ 64GB expandable via mirco SD card slot.
The Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ features the same UltraPixel sensor (f/2.0 aperture) found in the original Xiaomi Redmi phones, although it’s a better all-round performer than before. It also has a Duo Camera for depth perception which means that there’s a range of fancy features on offer, and 2-megapixel (f/2.0 aperture) front-facing camera which is excellent for selfies. But the front camera is not an HD version but resembles a high quality camera and resolution.
On the second half, the Asus Zenfone 4Â features a 5-megapixel sensor with slow 1.2Â second capture speed. The XiaomiÂ camera is alsoÂ known for the best photography so the Xiaomi Redmi Note Â takes the lead in terms of camera. The Xiaomi Redmi Note Â smartphone can also capture Ultra HD video, something the AsusÂ is incapable of and there are a range of smart functions, including “selective focus” which produces similar to Zenfone seriesÂ without the additional lens. This new added features lets you choose overÂ Xiaomi Redmi Note.
The Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ features Android 4.4 KitKat and Sense 6.0. The Asus ZenfoneÂ 5Â Â features Android 4.3 Jelly BeanÂ and a new version of TouchWiz. Both have same operating systems but the Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ has a bigger advantage of the Android 5.0 lollipop update. So the XiaomiÂ leads in operating system overÂ Asus Zenfone 4.
The Redmi NoteÂ features a 3050Â mAh battery that is supposedly 40 per cent more efficient than the first Xiaomi Redmi, which could last up to two days with even 3G services. However Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ has added aggressive power saver options to make sure your device lasts the distance and it’s very impressive.
The Asus Zenfone 4Â features a 1600mAh battery that will get you through the day. It also offers power saving features to match those of Asus Zenfone 4. Both devices are a step above the previous generation, giving much better endurance.
Conclusion whether which one is the best:
The Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ features a machined aluminium body that wraps around the sides making for a 90 per cent metal finish. There will be twoÂ colours available: black and coral white. It’s a triumph of design, it looks stunning and feels sensational to hold.
The Asus Zenfone 4Â is mainly metallic, sticking to familiar design, but with a more tactile back for better grip. The big positives are that it is dustproof and resistant in liquid down to a metre in depth, and it’ll be available in different colors- green, blue, red, orange, white, black.
The Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ feels like the slicker device in daily use. The user interface is faster and although it has less options and features, the interface feels more sophisticated and mature. It offers class-leading sound quality, a great display, but the real winner is the design. In the battle of these two giants, Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ takes it, but only just.
The Asus Zenfone 4Â offers a wider range of features and comes with great connectivity, a stunning display, plenty of power and a camera that performs well. However it feels like it could be faster in daily use and the unique features of the heart rate sensor and fingerprint scanner may well get turned off and ignored.
As per price, the Xiaomi Redmi NoteÂ is available at Rs 9,000 and the Asus Zenfone 4Â is available in India at a price tag of 6,000 INR. The color variants are same for the devices.