Redmi 5 Plus vs Honor 7X Complete Comparison of Bezel-less Phones
Updated on 2017-12-12 by Shivam Setia
Honor 7X was launched with a rear dual camera setup and a bezel-less display that looks great. It one of the finest budget smartphone in the range of 13K. Redmi 5 Plus comes as a second phone from Redmi with bezel-less display after the success of Mi A1.
Let's take a look at Redmi 5 Plus vs Honor 7X complete detailed comparison of features, pros cons and Specs.
1. Design & Display
Both the phone have a bezel-less display which is a Full HD+ screen with an 18:9 aspect ratio. Redmi 5 Plus has a 5.99-inch display while Honor 7X has a 5.93-inch display. Both the phone looks good and have a solid build quality with a metal unibody design with 2.5D glass on the top.
2. SOC/Processor Comparison
Honor 7X is powered by octa-core Kirin 559 chipset which has an Antutu Benchmark score of around 63000 while the Redmi 5 Plus is powered by Snapdragon 625 chipset with an Antutu of around 64000 so the two phones offer similar performance.
3. RAM & Storage Comparison
Honor 7X comes in two variants, with 4GB of RAM and an option of 32GB or 64 GB of internal memory. Redmi 5 Plus also has 2 variants having 3GB of RAM with 32GB internal memory and 4GB of RAM with 64GB internal memory. Both the phones have a hybrid sim slot so it can either be used as a proper dual sim phone or single sim with micro SD card.
4. Software Comparison
Honor 7X runs on EMUI 7.0 which is based on Android 7.0 which is optimized and has little bloatware, on the other hand, Redmi 5 Plus runs on MIUI 9 based on Android 7.1.2 but is not the most optimized UI and some bloatware slows down the performance.
So Honor 7X has an upper hand in the software optimization.
5. Camera Comparison
Honor 7X has a rear dual camera setup of 16MP which is a colour sensor and 2MP sensor which is a black and white sensor. The results of both the sensors are combined to improve the image quality and produce bokeh/depth effects. Redmi 5 Plus has a single 12MP rear camera sensor which produces good results and comes with certain software features, but Honor 7X is ahead of Redmi 5 Plus in the race of rear camera.
In the front camera, Honor 7X has an 8MP sensor while Redmi 5 Plus has a 5MP sensor, both the phones have a decent performance in the selfie context with Honor 7X again performing a little better over Redmi 5 Plus.
6. Battery & Charging Comparison
The battery in the Redmi 5 Plus is rated at 4000mAH and should give a battery backup of around 1.5 days while the battery pack in Honor 7X is rated at 3340mAH and gives a battery backup of just more than a day. None of the phones has fast charging, Honor 7X takes about 2 hours to full charge while Redmi 5 Plus takes about 2 hours 30 minutes or so for a full charge.
Redmi 5 Plus Features
- 3 GB RAM | 32 GB ROM
- 6" Full HD+ Display 1080p
- Rear Camera: 12MP
- Front Camera: 5MP
- 4000 mAh Battery
- Best Price Rs. 13999
Honor 7X Features
- 4 GB RAM | 64 GB ROM
- 5.9" 2160x1080p FHD+
- Rear Camera: 16MP+2MP Dual Camera
- Front Camera: 8MP
- 3340 mAh Battery
- Best Price Rs. 13490