Xiaomi launched there best seller smartphone series new smartphone Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro Max. Redmi Note 9 Pro vs Redmi Note 9 Pro Max both smartphones are packed with one of the hardware in their price segment. This year with Xioami launched an only pro model with the price hike. The New member of this family is Redmi Note 9 Pro Max and the price starts from 14999. Redmi Note 9 Pro Price is competitive and I do not think that this is overpriced but the problem is Redmi Note 9 Pro Max is competing against its brother Poco X2 that is starting from 15,999. In this article we can discuss Redmi Note 9 Pro Max vs Poco X2 which smartphone is best, is Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max Price deserved to be 14999.
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max VS Poco X2 Specification Comparison
|GENERAL||Redmi Note 9 Pro Max||Poco X2|
|Model||Redmi Note 9 Pro Max||X2|
|Release date||12th March 2020||4th February 2020|
|Launched in India||Yes||Yes|
|Dimensions (mm)||165.50 x 76.68 x 8.80||165.30 x 76.60 x 8.79|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||5020||4500|
|Colours||Aurora Blue, Glacier White, Interstellar Black||Atlantis Blue, Matrix Purple, Phoenix Red|
|Screen size (inches)||6.67||6.67|
|Resolution||1080×2400 pixels||1080×2400 pixels|
|Refresh Rate||60 HZ||120 HZ|
|Protection type||Gorilla Glass 5||Gorilla Glass 5|
|Processor||1.8GHz octa-core (4×1.8GHz + 4×2.3GHz)||2.2GHz octa-core|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G||Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G|
|Expandable storage type||microSD||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||512||256|
|Dedicated microSD slot||Yes||No|
|Rear camera||64-megapixel (f/1.89, 1.6-micron) + 8-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.12-micron) + 5-megapixel (1.12-micron) + 2-megapixel (1.75-micron)||64-megapixel (f/1.89, 1.6-micron) + 2-megapixel (f/2.0, 1.75-micron) + 8-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.12-micron) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4, 1.75-micron)|
|Front camera||32-megapixel (1.6-micron)||20-megapixel (f/2.2, 0.8-micron) + 2-megapixel|
|Operating system||Android 10||Android 10|
|Skin||MIUI 11||MIUI 11 Designed for Poco|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 5.00||Yes, v 5.00|
|Number of SIMs||2||2|
|Active 4G on both SIM cards||Yes||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes||Yes|
As we saw the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max and Poco X2 specs comparison list we know the difference but always specs sheet don’t tell the truth. Both phones have their legacy and fan base Redmi Note series help Xiaomi to gain 1st positions in India and Poco helps Xiaomi to launch a smartphone above 20000 that is empty after one plus leave this segment.
Poco X2 VS Redmi Note 9 Pro Max Display
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max and Poco X2 both have a good 16.9cm (6.67) 2400 x 1080 FHD+ LCD Punch hole display. Both displays are bright, colorful, Protected by Gorilla Glass 5. But the main difference is where Poco X2 ahead of Redmi Note 9 Pro Max is the Display Refresh Rate. Poco X2 has a smooth 120HZ panel compare to Note 9 Pro Max 60HZ Basic panel. I think this is a major difference between them that can change user buying decisions. Other than that Poco X2 has a right side cut out for dual front-facing camera and Note 9 Pro Max has a centered single hole for the sensor. Poco X2 Display is supported by HDR 10.
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max vs Poco X2 Design
Both are 2 differently designed smartphone. They a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, Different camera bump, metallic body. Both have different color option Poco x2 has the more vibrant color option, and Note has White, Black, and Green from Redmi Note 8 pro.
Poco X2 VS Redmi Note 9 Pro Max Battery and Charging Speed
Both Phones has a big battery and fast charger. But Redmi Note 9 Pro Max battery and charger bigger than Poco X2. Poco X2 has a 4500 mAh battery that is charged by a 27W charger. Redmi Note 9 Pro Max has a 33W charger that can charge a 50% battery in just 30 Min. Redmi Note 9 Pro Max will give you a little better battery life and less charging time compare to Poco X2.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G VS 730G
The processor is an essential part of the smartphone. Both smartphones have the latest fast 8nm chipset. Poco X2 is powered by 730G and Poco X2 VS Redmi Note 9 Pro Max has newly launched Snapdragon 720G. Snapdragon 720g Vs 730g Both are Gaming centric chipset based on 8nm article. Snapdragon 720g vs 730g there is some difference between them that we can see in this list
Snapdragon 720G vs Snapdragon 730G Specification Comparison
Snapdragon 720G vs Snapdragon 730G both chipsets are quite powerful and give the best experience and low power consumption. Poco X2 has LiquidCool Technology so X2 gives you a better experience in gaming and other high CPU tasks.
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max Antutu score vs Poco X2 Antutu score
Snapdragon 720G vs Snapdragon 730G both are very fast processor Snapdragon 720G Antutu score and Snapdragon 730G antutu score are very High. Redmi Note 9 pro max antutu score is 274596, Poco x2 antutu score is 279521.
Poco X2 VS Redmi Note 9 Pro Max Camera Comparison
Both phones have the same 64MP primary, 8MP ultra-wide and 2MP depth sensor. Redmi Note 9 Pro Max has a 5MP camera compared to 2MP in Poco X2. Redmi Note 9 Pro Max has a single 32MP front sensor other hands Poco X2 has a dual 20MP + 2MP Front camera set Up.
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max and Poco X2 Display are very similar in terms of specs and price. While the Poco X2 features a better Display experience, Powerful chipset, and a good camera. The Redmi Note 9 Pro Max has a bigger battery, Fast charger, and better design.
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max and Poco X2 FAQ
Poco X2 gives you best gaming experience because of Snapdragon 730G, Liquid cooling and 120HZ Display that gives smooth gaming experience at higher FPS.
It mainly depends on your choice best Poco X2 has better value for money if we compare both of them.
Both smartphones have the same camera set on the back except 5MP camera on Note 9 Pro Max. But on the front side, the Poco X2 camera gives the best camera experience.
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max has a bigger 5020mAh battery and 33W fast charger. Redmi Note 9 Pro Max will give you more battery life and charge fast.
If we compare every aspect of both smartphone then Poco X2 has a slight edge over Redmi Note 9 Pro Max.