The Redmi Note 11 Pro and Realme 9 Pro+ will be among the most appreciated phones this year. But which one deserves a spot in your pocket?
Redmi Note 11 Pro vs Realme 9 Pro Plus: Which is the cheaper
Available since February 21, 2022, the Realme 9 Pro+ prices range from 349 to 400€ depending on whether you take the version with 128 or 256GB of storage.
The Redmi Note 11 Pro was released on February 18 and is sold on many online sites at a price around 320€ for the version with 128GB of storage.
The two phones have about the same price, so this will probably not be the criterion to take into account when making your choice.
Redmi Note 11 Pro vs Realme 9 Pro Plus: which is more powerful?
The Realme 9 Pro+ has a Dimensity 920 5G processor combined with 6 or 8GB of RAM. To store your applications, you can choose between 128 or 256GB of storage. There is no memory card slot.
As for the Redmi Note 11 Pro, it is powered by a Snapdragon 695 5G processor paired with 6 or 8GB of RAM and 64 or 128GB of internal storage. And unlike its competitor, you can add a memory card to this phone.
On Geekbench 5, a platform that tests the execution speed of devices, the Redmi Note 11 Pro scored 2221 on the multicore test while the Realme 9 Pro+ scored 2335 on the same test. So it is more powerful, but the gap is not huge.
Which phone has the best screen?
The Redmi Note 11 Pro has a 6.67-inch Super AMOLED display while the Realme 9 Pro+ has a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display. With a resolution of 411PPP, the Realme’s screen is sharper than the Note 11 Pro’s which is at 395PPP.
But in the end, Xiaomi’s phone has the largest, smoothest (120Hz refresh rate vs. 90Hz for the Realme) and brightest screen. So it wins this round.
Redmi Note 11 Pro vs Realme 9 Pro Plus: Which one has the best cameras?
With a triple rear camera of 108Mpx + 8Mpx + 2Mpx, the Redmi Note 11 Pro takes better photos than the Realme 9 Pro+ which has a triple rear camera: 50Mpx + 8Mpx +2Mpx.
For your selfies, you’ll be able to rely on the 16Mpx front camera of both phones.
If you want the phone that takes the best photos, the Redmi Note 11 Pro’s massive 108Mpx sensor will do a better job. Although the photos taken by the Realme 9 Pro+ are of excellent quality for a £350 phone.
Redmi Note 11 Pro vs Realme 9 Pro Plus: Which one has the better battery?
The Redmi Note 11 Pro is powered by a 5000mAh battery that can go from 0 to 100% in just 42 minutes (according to Xiaomi) using its 67W wired fast charge. The Realme 9 Pro+ offers a little less with its 4500mAh battery equipped with a 60W wired fast charge that allows the phone to go from 0 to 100% in 44 minutes (according to Realme).
Both phones can run for a whole day of ordinary use like going on social networks, following music, watching some videos etc.
Redmi Note 11 Pro vs Realme 9 Pro Plus: Which one should you choose?
The Redmi Note 11 Pro is a bigger and better built phone than the Realme 9 Pro+. It even offers better water and dust protection than its competitor. On top of that, it has a better screen, better cameras and a bigger battery. It’s definitely the better of the two.
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