Both are Chinese handset makers but it was Xiaomi that make its entrance into the Indian smartphone market with Redmi 1 and bang! It was success overnight.
Since than, many more Chinese mobile companies have made it into the market but not many created a buzz as LeEco with its Le 1s 'superphone'.
In the current market, Redmi Note 3, the latest smartphone form Xiaomi, stands head-to-head with Le 1s.
With their high-end features, especially their tempting prices, it is a tough call for buyers.
We provide here a simple comparison of their features and specifications. However, we leave it to the buyers to decide their own choice of device between the Xiaomi Remdi Note 3 and LeEco Le 1s.
DISPLAY: Both the smartphones come with a 5.5-inch Full HD, IPS LCD display display technology with a resolution of 1920X1080 Pixels that results to 403 ppi pixel density. However, Redmi Note 3 misses out on Corning Gorilla Glass which is available iwth Le 1s.
BODY AND WEIGHT: Redmi Note 3 comes with a body dimension of 150 x 76 x 8.7 mm and weights just 164 gm where as Le 1s comes with 151.10x74.20x7.50 mm weighing 169 gm. Really hard to say the difference here.
PROCESSOR/OPERATING SYSTEM: Redmi Note 3 features Qualcomm's Snapdragon 650 chipset, which is the first in the world, along with Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 & Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A72. On the other hand, the Le 1s comes with a 2.2GHz MediaTek Helio X10 64-bit octa-core processor.
As for the operating system, the Remdi Note comes with an Android Lollipop 5.1 based MIUI 7 while the Le 1s comes with an Android 5.1.1 Lollipop wrapped under the EUI skin.
CAMERA: Note 3 comes with a 16-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0, 5-element lens, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash and a front-facing 5-megapixel camera. On the other hand, the Le 1s comes with a 13-megapixel f/2.0 rear camera with PDAF and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with up to 85 degree wide angle lens.
MEMORY: Redmi Note 3 comes in two variants – 16GB internal storage with 2GB RAM and 32GB internal storage with 3GB RAM; both the memories are expandable. On the other hand, the Le 1s comes with 32GB internal storage capacity with 3GB of RAM. However, the memory is not expandable.
SIM SUPPORT: Both the smartphones support 4G LTE on both SIM slots.
BATTERY: Externally, Redmi Note 3 sounds stronger with 4050 mAh batttery while the Le 1s comes with a 3000 mAh battery. However, as per various reviews, Redmi Note 3 appears to have given over a day's life on heavy usage while Le 1s manages to scrap through a day on heavy usage.
PRICE: The 16GB/2GB variant of Redmi Note has been priced at Rs 9,999 which the 32GB/3GB variant has been priced at Rs 11,999. On the other hand, the Le 1s has been priced at Rs 10,999.
COLOUR: Redmi Note 3 comes in three colours of Gold, Silver and Grey while Le 1s comes in Gold and Silver colours.
This is basic comparison of the two smartphones that are immensely popular in the market today. However, we leave it to the readers to judge the best for themselves as per their needs.