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All About The Xiaomi Mi 9 SE

author Luis Silva (Updated on: July 2021)

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What You Should Know About The Mi 9 SE





Considering their rivals:

- Its global score is 9% below the average. (5.02 vs. 5.54).

- Its performance is 11% below the average (1443 vs. 1630).

- Its display is 8% smaller than the average (5.9" vs. 6.42").

- 67% of its rivals have an AMOLED display.

- 24% of its opponents have a refresh rate of 90hz or more.

- 71% of its competitors have an ALWAYS-ON display.

- 38% of its adversaries have the ability to play HDR content.

- 5% of its rivals have a Gorilla Glass 6 or newer protection.

- Its picture quality score is 134% above the average (109 vs. 46.67).

- 10% of its adversaries have a telephoto lens.

- Fast charging is 25% slower than the average (18w vs. 24w).

- 38% of its oppositors have wireless charging.

- If you prefer smaller smartphones, then this one is 8% below the average (147mm vs. 159mm/5.79in vs. 6.28in).

- If you value a lightweight smartphone, then this one is 16% lighter than the average (155g. vs. 185g./5.47oz. vs. 6.52oz).

- 33% of its adversaries have a full glass body.

- Internal storage is below the average. (64GB. vs. 85GB.).

- 90% of its rivals have a MicroSD card slot.

- 76% of its opponents have Bluetooth 5.1.

- 90% of its rivals have NFC.

- 95% of its adversaries have an headphone jack.



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 Specifications 
  • Pros 
    AMOLED
    Always-On-Display
    Cameras
    Fast Charging






  • Cons 
    Wireless Charging
    MicroSD Slot
    3.5mm Jack







  • Price 

    Amazon: $0

    eBay: $250

    BestBuy: $0

    Walmart: $0

  • Performance 
    Year: 2019
    Updates: 4 years
    Snapdragon 712
    Adreno 616
    Android 9
    Geekbench 5: 1443




  • Display 
    5.9" 1080x2340
    436 DPI
    Gorilla Glass 5
    AMOLED
    With Always-On
    Notch: Teardrop
    638 Nits



  • Cameras 
    3 Cameras

    Without OIS
    With HDR
    2 LED Flashes
    2160p (4k)


    Dxo/Tek Score: 109

  • Main Camera 
    48 MP
    12 MP (2x zoom)
    f/1.8
    26mm
    Sensor size: 1/2.0
    Pixel size: 0.8

     
    Selfie 
    20 Mp f/2.0
  • Other Cameras 
    8 Mp f/2.4 52mm
    2x Zoom

    13 Mp f/2.4 15mm
    Wide-Angle





  • Body 
    147x70x7 mm
    5.79x2.76x0.28 in
    155g. / 5.47oz.
    Full Glass
    83% STBR
    Looks: 8.2/10
    Fingerp.: Display


  • Colors 
    Violet
    Blue
    Gray







  • Battery 
    3070mAh
    Charging: 18w
    Wireless: No

    1T+1W+1V*: 80%
    1T+3W+1V*: 60%
    1T+1W+3V*: 66%



  • Storage 
    RAM: 6GB
    Storage: 64GB
    No MicroSD

     
    Connectivity 
    4G/5G: 4G
    3.5mm jack: No
    Bluetooth: 5.0
    NFC: Yes



 Top 5 
  •    Price 
    R.Note 8 Pro
    #1$215
    Redmi Note 10
    #2$218
    P40 Lite
    #3$223
    Galaxy A31
    #4$225
    Mi 9 SE
    #10$250
  • Global Score 
    Poco X3 Pro
    #16.73
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    #26.08
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #36.04
    Poco X3 NFC
    #45.91
    Mi 9 SE
    #185.02
  • Performance 
    Poco X3 Pro
    #16.3
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #26.2
    P40 Lite
    #35.1
    Nord N10
    #45
    Mi 9 SE
    #144.4
  • Display 
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    #18.9
    Pixel 4a
    #28.7
    Galaxy A32
    #38.6
    Mi 9T
    #48.3
    Mi 9 SE
    #78.2
  • Display Size 
    Galaxy A70
    #16.7
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #26.7
    Poco X3 NFC
    #36.6
    Poco X3 Pro
    #46.6
    Mi 9 SE
    #185.9
  • Dots Per Inch 
    Pixel 4a
    #1444
    Galaxy A40
    #2436
    Mi 9 SE
    #3436
    Redmi Note 10
    #4411
    Galaxy A31
    #5411
  • Cameras 
    Poco X3 Pro
    #18
    Pixel 4a
    #27.5
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #37.5
    Redmi Note 10
    #47.2
    Mi 9 SE
    #96.4
  • Camera MP 
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    #1108
    R.Note 8 Pro
    #264
    Poco X3 NFC
    #364
    Nord N10
    #464
    Mi 9 SE
    #1148
  • Zoom (mm) 
    Mi 9T
    #153
    Mi 9t
    #253
    Mi 9 SE
    #352




  • Body 
    iPhone 7
    #16.8
    Galaxy A40
    #24.2
    Mi 9 SE
    3.7
    Pixel 4a
    3.7
    iPhone 6s
    3
  • Screen-To-Body 
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #189
    Galaxy A40
    #286
    Galaxy A70
    #386
    Galaxy A50
    #486
    Mi 9 SE
    #1683
  • Looks 
    R.Note 8 Pro
    #19.4
    XT
    #28.6
    Mi 9t
    #38.5
    Mi 9T
    #48.5
    Mi 9 SE
    #68.2
  • Weight (g) 
    iPhone 7
    #1138
    Galaxy A40
    #2140
    iPhone 6s
    #3143
    Pixel 4a
    #4143
    Mi 9 SE
    #5155
  • Size (mm) 
    iPhone 7
    #1138
    iPhone 6s
    #2138
    Galaxy A40
    #3144
    Pixel 4a
    #4144
    Mi 9 SE
    #5147
  • Battery+Charg. 
    P40 Lite
    #16.9
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #26.8
    Redmi Note 10
    #36.7
    Galaxy A31
    #46.6
    Mi 9 SE
    #176
  • Battery* 
    Galaxy A31
    #186
    Galaxy A32
    #286
    Redmi Note 10
    #385
    P40 Lite
    #485
    Mi 9 SE
    #1780
  • Batt.:Browsing* 
    Galaxy A32
    #175
    P40 Lite
    #274
    Galaxy A31
    #374
    Poco X3 NFC
    #472
    Mi 9 SE
    #1860
  • Battery:Video* 
    Redmi Note 10
    #176
    Galaxy A31
    #276
    Galaxy A32
    #376
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #474
    Mi 9 SE
    #1666
  • Fast Charging. 
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #145
    P40 Lite
    #240
    Redmi Note 10
    #333
    Poco X3 NFC
    #433
    Mi 9 SE
    18
  • Wireless Charg. 










  • Storage 
    P40 Lite
    #17.5
    Poco X3 Pro
    #27.5
    Nord N10
    #37.5
    Galaxy A70
    #47.5
    Mi 9 SE
    2.8
  • Int. Storage 
    P40 Lite
    #1128
    Poco X3 Pro
    #2128
    Nord N10
    #3128
    Galaxy A70
    #4128
    Mi 9 SE
    #1364
  • RAM (GB) 
    R.Note 8 Pro
    #16
    P40 Lite
    #26
    Poco X3 NFC
    #36
    Poco X3 Pro
    #46
    Mi 9 SE
    #76
  • Connectivity 
    Nord N10
    #110
    Poco X3 NFC
    #29
    R.Note 8 Pro
    #38.5
    P40 Lite
    #48.5
    Mi 9 SE
    3.6


 Rivals 
  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Poco X3 Pro
    Poco X3 Pro
    $243   6.73

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro Max
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    $292   6.08

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    $299   6.04

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Poco X3 NFC
    Poco X3 NFC
    $230   5.91

    Compare
  • Realme

    Realme XT
    XT
    $290   5.79

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A32
    Galaxy A32
    $264   5.76

    Compare


  • Huawei

    Huawei P40 Lite
    P40 Lite
    $223   5.66

    Compare


  • Google

    Google Pixel 4a
    Pixel 4a
    $299   5.64

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 10
    Redmi Note 10
    $218   5.57

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A70
    Galaxy A70
    $255   5.57

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro
    R.Note 8 Pro
    $215   5.45

    Compare


  • OnePlus

    OnePlus Nord N10
    Nord N10
    $249   5.32

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A31
    Galaxy A31
    $225   5.2

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A50
    Galaxy A50
    $265   5.17

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 9t
    Mi 9t
    $270   5.14

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 9T
    Mi 9T
    $270   5.14

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Pocophone F1
    Pocophone F1
    $250   5.04

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A40
    Galaxy A40
    $240   4.76

    Compare


  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 7
    iPhone 7
    $250   3.8

    Compare


  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 6s
    iPhone 6s
    $259   3.5

    Compare


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