Recently Redmi i.e. Xiaomi introduced its new smartphone Redmi Note 8 Pro in China. This phone is a successor of Redmi Note 7 Pro launched in February 2019. With many improvements like display, camera, processor, design, battery, charging this phone is an upgrade over the Redmi Note 7 Pro. With Redmi Note 7 Pro, we have already compared to Redmi Note 8 Pro. Here we are to compare Redmi Note 8 Pro vs Redmi K20 to find the difference between the Redmi Note 8 Pro and the Redmi K20.
The Redmi Note8 Pro has the latest MediaTek Helio G90T chipset whereas the Redmi K20 works with Qualcomm Snapdragon 730. The performance of both of these chipsets is quite good in the mid-range segment. Considering this we decided to compare these two smartphones. By comparing these devices, we will find which phone is better between the Redmi Note 8 Pro and the Redmi K20. Let’s tell you about features and specs of both Redmi Note 8 Pro and Redmi K20.
Redmi Note 8 Pro vs Redmi K20 Display & Design
Start the comparison with the display of Redmi Note 8 Pro, it has a 6.53 inch Full HD+ IPS LCD waterdrop Notch display with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The display of Redmi Note 8 Pro comes with the protection of Gorilla Glass 5. At the rear panel, the Redmi Note 8 Pro brings a quad-camera setup with an LED flash, a fingerprint scanner, glossy finishing along with Redmi’s branding. Here it also has a glass with the protection of Gorilla Glass 5.
On the other side, speaking of Redmi K20, it features a 6.39 Full HD+ Super AMOLED Notch-less display with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The display of Redmi K20 comes with the protection of Gorilla Glass 5 and also features an in-display fingerprint scanner. On the back panel, the Redmi K20 got a triple rear camera setup with an LED flash, beautiful design along with Redmi’s branding.
In the case of display, Redmi K20 has a better display than the Redmi Note 8 Pro. It has a Super AMOLED screen instead of IPS LCD whereas the size of the display is slightly bigger in the Redmi Note 8 Pro. Also, the design of the Redmi K20 is better than the Redmi Note 8 Pro.
Redmi Note 8 Pro vs Redmi K20 Performance
Performance-wise both phones work on MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie. Speaking of the Redmi Note 8 Pro it runs with 12nm MediaTek Helio G90T octa-core chipset along with the Mali-G76MC4 GPU. For multitasking, it is paired with 6GB or 8GB RAM. With 6GB RAM variant it brings 64GB or 128GB internal storage and 128GB storage with 8GB RAM variant. For power, it has a 4,500mAh battery with 18W fast charging and Type-C 2.0 port along with the support for Quick Charge 4+ technology.
At the same time, the Redmi K20 is powered by 8nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 SoC along with the Adreno 618 GPU. For multitasking, it offers only 1 option for RAM which is 6GB. With 6GB RAM it offers 64GB or 128GB storage options. For power, it features a 4,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging along with Type-C port. Both phones have a hybrid SIM slot.
In terms of performance, the Redmi Note 8 Pro is ahead over the Redmi K20 having a bigger battery, better processor and better charging support. The processor of Redmi K20 is more power-efficient than the processor of Redmi K20 Pro. To know in-depth about them read the comparison of Helio G90T vs Snapdragon 730.
Redmi Note 8 Pro vs Redmi K20 Camera
Moving to the camera section where the Redmi Note 8 Pro brings huge improvements. On the rear panel, it features a quad-camera setup including a 64MP primary, an 8MP secondary ultrawide angle, a 2MP dedicated macro camera and a 2MP depth sensor along with an LED flash. For selfies and video calling it brings a 20MP front camera inside the Notch.
On the other side, the Redmi K20 features a triple rear camera setup at the back panel including a 48MP primary camera, an 8MP secondary telephoto camera and a 13MP ultrawide camera along with an LED flash. While for selfies it brings a 20MP motorized pop-up selfie camera.
In the case of the camera, the Redmi Note 8 Pro has a stronger rear and stronger selfie camera than the Redmi K20. Having a better camera, the Redmi Note 8 Pro will deliver a better photography experience.
Redmi Note 8 Pro vs Redmi K20 Price
The Redmi Note 8 Pro is launched in China until now. It features three variants based on RAM & storage 6GB/64GB, 6GB/128GB and 8GB/128GB. The price of its 6GB/64GB variant is 1399 Chinese Yuan around 14,500 Indian Rupees while its 6GB/128GB variant costs 1599 CNY around 16,500 Indian Rupees. At the same time, the price of its 8GB/128GB variant is 1799 CNY around Rs. 18,500.
At the same time, the Redmi K20 has two variants based on RAM & storage – 6GB/64GB & 6GB/128GB. The price of its 6GB/64GB variant is Rs. 21,999 whereas its 6GB/128GB variant costs Rs. 23,999.