Both the brands, Samsung and Xiaomi are the trusted ones in the market. Both the brands are known for providing cutting edge technology in their products to the consumers. Since both the brands are competing with each other by introducing new and affordable smartphones, it’s difficult to choose the best one for the consumers. So to help out our readers, we’ll be doing a comparison between Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime and Xiaomi Redmi Note 4. we’d be covering key points of both devices which you need to look out before buying any smartphone.

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Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

Display: Display is one of the key aspects of the smartphone. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 comes with a huge display size of 5.5 inches, and the J5 Prime comes with a decent screen size of 5 inches. I personally recommend J5 prime if you’ve small hands, Redmi Note 4 is a good choice for watching movies/videos. So the winner in this aspect depends on the personal preferences. Resolutions of both the devices are different, i.e., Redmi Note 4 has a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels, while J5 Prime has only 720×1280 pixels resolution.

Hardware: Hardware is the core part the phone, device with good hardware will be able to perform well. Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime is powered by 1.4GHz quad-core, on the other hand, Redmi Note 4 is powered by 2.1GHz MediaTek Helio X20 MT6797 chipset. Both the devices are packed with 2 GB of ram. However, the performance of Redmi Note 4 is better when compared to Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime. So the winner is Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 in terms of performance and speed.

Camera: A good phone is meant to be having a good camera, let’s take a glimpse on both the device’s cameras. Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime and Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 comes with same camera specifications i.e., 13-megapixel camera on the back and five megapixel camera on the front for selfies. Both the device are having flash which helps in capturing good quality photos in low light conditions. Photos taken by both the devices are decent; no major differences are seen in the both photos.

Software: Both the devices Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 and Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime runs on Android 6.0 out of the box. So it’s a draw between both the devices in the software aspect. However, Redmi Note 4 comes with Miui 8 which is beautiful and smooth, On the other hand, J5 Prime comes with a normal launcher.

Battery Capacity: Good battery backup is something which attracts the consumers, Redmi Note four comes with a massive battery capacity of 4,000 mah, on the other hand, Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime comes with a decent battery capacity of 2,400 Mah. As you can see, Redmi Note 4 is the winner in the battery aspect.


Both the devices are quite identical is the display aspect, but you can see major differences in other aspects and performances. Redmi Note 4 also comes with a fingerprint scanner placed on the black, J5 prime has no fingerprint scanner. So Redmi Note 4 is a good deal, in my opinion, rest depends on personal preferences.