Compare: Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Vs Lenovo K3 Note

Xiaomi just announced Redmi Note 2, it latest mid-range Android phone in China. The smartphone is priced around $125 but it is capable of challenging even high-end devices having price tag of $500. The powerful processor and 2GB of RAM makes the handset to be on top at that price segment. It is the first Xiaomi device to run on MIUI 7 out of the box.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Vs Lenovo K3 Note

In this post we will compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 with Lenovo K3 Note. Let’s see which device is better at the end.

Display and Storage:

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 and Lenovo K3 Note has similar 5.5-inch Full HD display with screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. Coming to storage, both the devices has 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. The Redmi Note 2 is not equipped with microSD card slot while there is a card slot for K3 Note which lets you expand up to 32GB.

Processor and Software:

The Redmi Note 2 is powered by a 2GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio X10 processor and runs on MIUI 7 on top of Android 5.0 Lollipop OS. On the other hands, the K3 Note includes a 1.7GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6752 processor and runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop. Both the handset has dual SIM support.

Cameras and Connectivity:

On the line of cameras, both of them sports a 13MP rear facing camera and 5MP front facing camera and includes connectivity like WiFi, 4G, GPS, and Bluetooth. The Redmi Note 2 measures 152 x 76 x 8.25mm; weighs 160 grams and has 3060mAh battery. The K3 Note has dimensions of 152.6 x 76.2 x 8mm; weighs 150 grams and packs with 2900mAh of battery capacity.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Vs Lenovo K3 Note

 Xiaomi Redmi Note 2Lenovo K3 Note
Display5.5-inch dsiplay5.5-inch dsiplay
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
ProcessorMediaTek Helio X10, octa-core at 2GHzMediaTek MT6752, octa-core at 1.7GHz
SoftwareAndroid 5.0 (MIUI 7)Android 5.0 (Lollipop)
SIM TypeDual (Micro)Dual (Micro)
Internal Storage16GB16GB
MicroSD card supportNoYes, up to 32GB
Primary camera13-megapixels13-megapixels
Secondary Camera5-megapixels5-megapixels
WiFi802.11 ac/b/g/n802.11 b/g/n
Other ConnectivityBluetooth 4.0, GPS, 4GBluetooth 4.1, GPS, 4G
Dimensions152 x 76 x 8.25mm152.6 x 76.2 x 8mm
Weight160 grams150 grams
Battery3060 mAh2900 mAh
Release DateAugust, 2015March, 2015
PriceCNY 899 (approx. Rs. 9000)Rs. 9,999


Both the mid-range devices share plenty of similar specifications. But Redmi Note 2 with MIUI 7 looks better than Lenovo K3 Note.