date of publication:
May 09, 2021 10:01 GMT
Update date: May 09, 2021 10:30 GMT
And both phones are powered by the Snapdragon 700 processor, for this reason they are the best options for those who need high performance and an affordable price, in addition to the G5 connectivity.
In this report, we will provide you with a detailed comparison of specifications to highlight the differences between each device, and which one offers the most value for money.
OPPO K9 5G has a more compact design which is a very important feature for those who want a device that is easy to use in one hand and can be kept in a pocket, but Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G is thinner and lighter; Moreover, it has a glass back which makes the Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G somewhat more attractive, along with Gorilla Glass 6 protection and IP53 certification that make it splash and dust resistant, which is why Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G wins in terms of design.
Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G has a 6.55-inch AMOLED screen, a 90Hz refresh rate, capable of displaying up to a billion colors and also features HDR10 + certification that enables better picture quality on broadcast platforms.
With Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G, you also get higher brightness, typical brightness of 500 nits and brightness up to 800 nits.
Unfortunately, despite the presence of an AMOLED panel, the Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G does not have an in-display fingerprint scanner, while the OPPO K9 5G does.
If you need the best processor, then you should choose Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G without thinking twice, it has a more powerful Snapdragon 780G, while OPPO K9 5G is powered by a Snapdragon 768G processor which is actually an upgrade to the Snapdragon 765G.
Moreover, Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G is powered by MIUI 12 based on Android 11, while OPPO K9 5G runs ColorOS 11.1 based on Android 11.
Speaking of the rear camera, Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G and OPPO K9 5G are similar in many specifications, both are equipped with a 64MP main camera, but OPPO K9 5G has a brighter f / 1.7 focal aperture which should allow taking pictures. Better in low-light conditions.
On the other hand, Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G has a better 5MP macro camera, and 8MP ultra-high-resolution sensors, but the OPPO K9 5G wins in comparison to the 32MP front camera.
OPPO K9 5G has a slightly larger battery with a capacity of 4300mAh and it may provide longer battery life not only due to the capacity but also due to the smaller size of its screen.
However, the Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G has a processor based on a 5nm manufacturing precision with less power consumption, so the larger capacity of OPPO K9 5G does not necessarily mean that it will always last longer than the Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G.
But the real difference between the battery aspects of these phones is the charging speed: OPPO K9 5G has support for 65W SuperVOOC 2.0 fast charging technology, while Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G supports 33W fast charging.
The Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G starts at around 289 € / 352 $ in China, while the OPPO K9 5G costs (260 € / 316 $).
While OPPO K9 5G offers faster charging speeds and a better front camera, Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G has a stronger superior processor and a better screen, so the Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G wins in this comparison, at a cost that is not great with its OPPO K9 5G counterpart.