Oppo A38 Vs Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime Comparison by Price, Specifications, Features & Review

Oppo A38 vs Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime

Should you buy OPPO A38 or Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime? Find out which mobile phone is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of price and key specs like performance, price, camera, display, ram, storage, battery capacity, operati...ng system, Network Connectivity, Multimedia and more.

SpecificationsOPPO A38Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime
Price9990.09800.0
Display6.56 inches (16.66 cm)6.53 inches (16.59 cm)
Camera50 MP + 2 MP And 5 MP13 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP And 8 MP
Battery5000 mAh5020 mAh
Operating SystemAndroid v13Android v10 (Q)
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Key Specs

Battery

Battery

5000 mAh 5020 mAh

Display

Display

6.56 inches (16.66 cm) 6.53 inches (16.59 cm)

Front Camera

Front Camera

5 MP 8 MP

Processor

Processor

MediaTek Helio G85 MediaTek Helio G80

RAM

RAM

4 GB 4 GB

Rear Camera

Rear Camera

50 MP + 2 MP 13 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP

Battery

Capacity

Capacity

5000 mAh 5020 mAh

Quick Charging

Quick Charging

Yes, Super VOOC, 33W: 50 % in 30 minutes Yes, Fast, 18W

Removable

Removable

No No

Type

Type

Li-Polymer Li-Polymer

USB Type-C

USB Type-C

Yes Yes

Design

Build Material

Build Material

- Back: Plastic

Colours

Colours

Glowing Black, Glowing Gold Space Blue, Mint Green, Sunrise Flare, Matte Black

Height

Height

163.7 mm 163.3 mm

Ruggedness

Ruggedness

Dust proof -

Thickness

Thickness

8.1 mm 9.1 mm

Waterproof

Waterproof

Yes, Splash proof, IPX4, IPX5 Yes, Splash proof

Weight

Weight

190 grams 198 grams Below

Width

Width

75 mm 77 mm

Display

Aspect Ratio

Aspect Ratio

20:9 19.5:9

Bezel-less display

Bezel-less display

Yes with waterdrop notch Yes with waterdrop notch

Brightness

Brightness

720 nits 400 nits

Display Type

Display Type

IPS LCD IPS LCD

Pixel Density

Pixel Density

269 ppi 395 ppi

Refresh Rate

Refresh Rate

90 Hz 60 Hz

Resolution

Resolution

720x1612 px (HD+) 1080x2340 px (FHD+)

Screen Protection

Screen Protection

- Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Screen Size

Screen Size

6.56 inches (16.66 cm) 6.53 inches (16.59 cm)

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

84.62 % 83.06 %

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

89.80 % -

Touch Screen

Touch Screen

Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Front Camera

Camera Features

Camera Features

Fixed Focus -

Camera Setup

Camera Setup

Single Single

Resolution

Resolution

5 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(27 mm focal length, 5.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size) 8 MP f/2.0, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(27 mm focal length, 4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)
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General

Brand

Brand

OPPO Xiaomi

Custom UI

Custom UI

ColorOS MIUI

Launch Date

Launch Date

September 8, 2023 (Official) August 6, 2020 (Official)

Operating System

Operating System

Android v13 Android v10 (Q)

Main Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus

Yes Yes, Phase Detection autofocus

Camera Features

Camera Features

5 x Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus

Camera Setup

Camera Setup

Dual Quad

Flash

Flash

Yes, LED Flash Yes, LED Flash

Image Resolution

Image Resolution

8150 x 6150 Pixels 4128 x 3096 Pixels

Resolution

Resolution

50 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle (75° field-of-view), Primary Camera(28 mm focal length, 2.8" sensor size, 0.61µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera(21 mm focal length, 5.0" sensor size, 1.75µm pixel size) 13 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(28 mm focal length, 3.1" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera 2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

Sensor

Sensor

OV50D -

Settings

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Shooting Modes

- Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video Recording

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Multimedia

Audio Jack

Audio Jack

3.5 mm 3.5 mm

FM Radio

FM Radio

Yes Yes

Loudspeaker

Loudspeaker

Yes Yes

Network & Connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

Yes, v5.3 Yes, v5.0

GPS

GPS

Yes with A-GPS, Glonass Yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

NFC

No No

Network Support

Network Support

5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G 5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

SAR Value

SAR Value

Head: 1.09 W/kg, Body: 0.88 W/kg Head: 0.854 W/kg, Body: 0.417 W/kg

SIM 1

SIM 1

4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM 2

SIM 2

4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM Size

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano

SIM Slot(s)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

USB Connectivity

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging Mass storage device, USB charging

VoLTE

VoLTE

Yes Yes

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

Yes, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 5GHz Yes, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 b/g/n/ac) 5GHz

Wi-Fi Calling

Wi-Fi Calling

- Yes

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Performance

Architecture

Architecture

64 bit 64 bit

CPU

CPU

Octa core (2 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A75 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55) Octa core (2 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A75 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55)

Chipset

Chipset

MediaTek Helio G85 MediaTek Helio G80

Fabrication

Fabrication

12 nm 12 nm

Graphics

Graphics

Mali-G52 MC2 Mali-G52

RAM type

RAM Type

LPDDR4X LPDDR4X

Sensors

Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor

Yes Yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Side Rear

Other Sensors

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

Storage

Expandable Memory

Expandable Memory

Yes, Up to 1 TB Yes, Up to 512 GB

Internal Memory

Internal Memory

128 GB 64 GB

Storage Type

Storage Type

eMMC 5.1 eMMC 5.1

USB OTG

USB OTG

Yes Yes
Scoring parameters
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