Redmi Note 11 and iPhone 11 are two high-end smartphones in demand worldwide, even though they both have newer models. iPhone 11’s price is about x2 of Xiaomi Redmi Note 11’s cost, and they have several competitive features. In this article, we’ll talk about iPhone 11 and Redmi Note 11, as well as explore their differences.
Let’s get down to business!
About iPhone 11 vs Redmi Note 11
iPhone 11 is a high-end smartphone manufactured by Apple Inc. It runs on Apple’s dedicated Operating System (OS) for iPhones, iPads, and iPod Touch. iPhone 11 is the thirteenth generation of iPhone. It’s available in white, purple, yellow, black, red, and green.
On the other hand, Redmi Note 11 is an Android mobile device developed by Xiaomi Inc. as a smartphone in Redmi Note Series. It comes in a few colors, including star blue, twilight blue, and graphite gray.
While the price of iPhone 11 starts at $327, Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 costs $160. iPhone 11 also has a barometer and proximity sensor, which are not features of Redmi Note 11.
Specifications – iPhone 11 vs Redmi Note 11
The table below shows various characteristics of iPhone 11 in comparison with Xiaomi Redmi Note 11:
|iPhone 11||Redmi Note 11|
|Announcement and release dates||Announced on September 10, 2019, and released on September 20, 2019||2022, January 26, 2022, and released on February 09, 2022|
|Dimensions||5.94” x 2.98” x 0.33”||6.30” x 2.91” x 0.32”|
|Weight||194 grams||179 grams|
|Screen size and resolution||Liquid Retina IPS LCD, 6.1”, 828 x 1792 pixels, with scratch-resistant glass protection||AMOLED, 6.43”, 1080 x 2400 pixels, with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection|
|Operating System (OS)||Upgradable to iOS 17||Upgradable to Android 13|
|Battery type and capacity||non-removable, Li-Ion 3110 mAh||non-removable, Li-Po 5000 mAh|
|Chipset||Apple A13 Bionic (7 nm+)||Qualcomm SM6225 Snapdragon 680 4G (6 nm)|
|CPU||Hexa-core (2×2.65 GHz Lightning + 4×1.8 GHz Thunder)||Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Kryo 265 Gold & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo 265 Silver)|
|GPU||Apple GPU (4-core graphics)||Adreno 610|
|RAM/ROM||4GB RAM/64GB, 4GB RAM/128GB, 4GB RAM/256GB||4GB RAM/64GB, 6GB RAM/64GB, 4GB RAM/128GB, 6GB RAM/128GB|
|Expandable storage/ROM||No||microSDXC (dedicated storage slot)|
|Rear camera||12 MP, f/1.8 + 12 MP, f/2.4||50 MP, f/1.8 + 8 MP, f/2.2 + 2 MP, f/2.4 + 2 MP, f/2.4|
|Front camera||12 MP, f/2.2||13 MP, f/2.4|
|SIM||Nano-SIM and eSIM or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
Which Is Better – Redmi Note 11 vs iPhone 11
CPU and GPU
Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 has a faster processor than Apple iPhone 11. It runs on Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Kryo 265 Gold & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo 265 Silver), compared to iPhone 11, which runs on Hexa-core (2×2.65 GHz Lightning + 4×1.8 GHz Thunder).
If you love to play games or always have to use high-demanding games on your phone, iPhone 11 is your best bet. It has an Apple GPU (4-core graphics), which is sophisticated than Redmi Note 11’s Adreno 610.
You’d prefer a smartphone with good camera to capture and take a record of every moment. Thus, we recommend you choose Redmi Note 11 over iPhone 11 due to its 50 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP rear camera. But if you want to record 4K videos, iPhone 11 is recommendable, as Redmi Note 11 can only record videos at 1080p@30fps.
Both devices charge fully in 60 minutes when you use a wired charger. They run on non-removable batteries. Redmi Note 11 has a lithium-ion polymer battery of 5000 mAh, whereas iPhone 11 runs on a 3110 mAh lithium-ion battery. That means Redmi Note 11 will last longer with a battery endurance rating of 126 hours, compared to iPhone, which lasts less than 100 hours on a full charge.
iPhone 11 has Face ID but not a fingerprint sensor, unlike Xiaomi Redmi Note 11, which has it side-mounted. However, Redmi Note 11 has a face recognition feature that lets you unlock your phone without any physical input. If you’d like to unlock your phone via face, go for iPhone 11, as its Face ID technology is faster and more enhanced.
iPhone 11 and Redmi Note 11 are both high-end smartphones. While Redmi Note 11 is better at taking photos, iPhone 11 is recommendable for videos, as it records in 4K resolution. iPhone 11 also has an advanced dust and water resistance than Redmi Note 11. It can stay up to 2 metres in water for 30 minutes.
But if you have a budget constraint, you should buy Xiaomi Redmi Note 11.