This dedicated article will guide you to decide which phone is worth buying. Read the full article on Redmi Note 9 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy M31 to know about the Price, Specification, and Features of both phones.

Comparison Redmi Note 9 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy M31

Redmi Note 9 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy M31, which is the best phone for you? Should you go with Samsung M31 for its battery and display or the Redmi Note 9 Pro for SD720G. Redmi Note 9 Pro comes with SD720G while Samsung Galaxy M31 comes with Exynos 9611.

Specification

Redmi Note 9 ProSamsung Galaxy M31
Dimensions165.8 x 76.7 x 8.8 mm (6.53 x 3.02 x 0.35 in)159.2 x 75.1 x 8.9 mm (6.27 x 2.96 x 0.35 in)
Weight209 g (7.37 oz)191 g (6.74 oz)
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Display6.67 Inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen6.4 Inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio
CPUOcta-core (2×2.3 GHz Kryo 465 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 465 Silver)Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPUAdreno 618Mali-G72 MP3
ProcessorQualcomm SM7125 Snapdragon 720G (8 nm)Exynos 9611 (10nm)
Operating SystemAndroid 10, MIUI 11Android 10, One UI 2.0
Storage64GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM – UFS 2.164GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM – UFS 2.1
Rear Camera64 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/1.72″, 0.8µm, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 119˚ (ultrawide), 1/4.0″, 1.12µm
5 MP, f/2.4, (macro), AF
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)

With 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@960fps, gyro-EIS
64 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.72″, 0.8µm, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 12mm (ultrawide), 1/4.0″, 1.12µm
5 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
5 MP, f/2.2, (depth)

With 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS
Selfie Camera16 MP, f/2.5, (wide), 1/3.06″ 1.0µm

With 1080p@30/120fps
32 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8″, 0.8µm

With 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps
BatteryNon-removable Li-Po 5020 mAh batteryNon-removable Li-Po 6000 mAh battery

Whether you accept it or not, Snapdragon chipsets were and are always better than Exynos and MediaTek processors. So, here Redmi Note 9 Pro comes with Snapdragon 720G which performs better than Exynos 9611 in both real life and benchmark scenario.

Moreover, if you expect gaming on these phones I suggest you to choose Redmi Note 9 Pro because it has Qualcomm Adreno 618 which is proved to perform twice as better as the performance of ARM Mali-G72 MP3.

Camera Comparison Redmi Note 9 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy M31
Redmi Note 9 Pro Camera

Talking about UI and operating system, Redmi Note 9 Pro comes with MIUI 11 and Samsung Galaxy M31 runs on One UI 2.0. Although many people claim that One UI 2.0 is smoother than MIUI 11, we got a completely different result in our comparison. Both of the UI had some minor lags but MIUI 11 was totally free from screen freeze whereas after a long gaming session One UI 2.0 gave us frequent screen freeze and lags.

Samsung Galaxy M31 Camera
Samsung Galaxy M31 Camera

The camera is the department where Samsung Galaxy M31 shines because of its better combination of sensors and cameras. Samsung Galaxy M31 is able to produce images with better clarity, depth of field, and upload ready images. Moreover, to powder this powerful, yet productive Galaxy M31 you get a battery of 6000 mAh which certainly stores more juice than Redmi Note 9 Pro’s 5020 mAh battery.

Features

Redmi Note 9 ProSamsung Galaxy M31
Fast ChargingFast charging 30WFast charging 15W
SensorsFingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compassFingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
NFCYesYes (market/region dependent): SM-M315F/DSN
3.5mm jackYesYes
ColorsTropical Green, Glacier White, Interstellar GrayOcean Blue, Space Black, Red
Redmi Note 9 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy M31
Samsung Galaxy M31 Fingerprint

It’s good news for many consumers that both the devices have 3.5 mm jack. It’s a truth that Samsung Galaxy M31 is capable to store more power than Redmi Note 9 Pro. Nevertheless, Note 9 Pro has a massive lead on the charging side. Note 9 Pro comes with a 30W fast charging that is undoubtedly faster than Galaxy M31’s 15W fast charging.

If your privacy is the main concern, both the handsets have Bio-metric fingerprint sensor which is side-mounted on Redmi Note 9 Pro and rear-mounted on the new Samsung Galaxy M31.

Redmi Note 9 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy M31
Redmi Note 9 Pro side mounted camera

NFC also known as Near Field Communication is faster way to transfer data than bluetooth. NFC allows you to share data between an NFC device and an Android-powered device. NFC is also used for making payments from your mobile device.

Price and Availability

Redmi Note 9 ProSamsung Galaxy M31
6GB RAM + 128GB ROMNPR. 29,999NPR. 30,999

Finally, both the phone has a major price difference of around NPR. 1000. Looking back to those features the Redmi Note 9 Pro feels more like a best buy. Hence, this is the reason for the less availability of Redmi Note 9 Pro because they are out of stock as soon as they come to store.

Therefore, Redmi Note 9 Pro would be my first pic over Samsung Galaxy M31. We suggest you think before you pay for any of these devices because earning is not easy.

  1. What is the price of Redmi Note 9 Pro in Nepal?

    NPR. 29,999

  2. What is the price of Samsung Galaxy M31?

    NPR. 30,999

  3. What is the battery capacity of Redmi Note 9 Pro?

    Non-removable Li-Po 5020 mAh battery

  4. What is the battery capacity of Samsung Galaxy M31?

    Non-removable Li-Po 6000 mAh battery