Xiaomi Redmi 3 vs Lenovo Vibe P1m vs Samsung Galaxy On5 Comparison: Which Is Better & Why?

Xiaomi has taken the wraps off its Redmi 3 smartphone in China. Priced at CNY 699 (approximately Rs. 7,100), it is available to buy in China. With this price tag, it will compete with the likes of Lenovo Vibe P1m and Samsung Galaxy On5.

Read on to find out how Xiaomi Redmi 3 vs Lenovo Vibe P1m vs Samsung Galaxy On5 compare with each other in terms of price, specifications and features.

Xiaomi Redmi 3 vs Lenovo Vibe P1m vs samsung Galaxy On5

Xiaomi Redmi 3 vs Lenovo Vibe P1m vs Samsung Galaxy On5 Comparison

Device/Features Xiaomi Redmi 3 Lenovo Vibe P1m Samsung Galaxy On 5
Price CNY 699 (approx. Rs. 7,100) Rs. 7,999 Rs. 8,990
Display 5-inch HD IPS 5-inch HD IPS 5-inch HD TFT
Resolution 1280×720 pixels 1280×720 pixels 1280×720 pixels
SoC Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 MediaTek MT6735 Exynos 3475
CPU Octa-core Quad-core Quad-core
GPU Adreno 405 Mali-T720 Mali-T720
Memory 16GB 16GB 8GB
MicroSD Yes – up to 128GB Yes – up to 32GB Yes – up to 128GB
Battery 4100mAh 4000mAh 2600mAh
Primary Camera 13 mega pixel, PDAF, Dual LED Flash 8 mega pixel, Auto Focus, LED Flash 8 mega pixel, Auto Focus, LED Flash
Front Camera 5 mega pixel 5 mega pixel 5 mega pixel
Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS
OS Android 5.1 Lollipop with MIUI 7 Android 5.1 Lollipop Android Lollipop
Dimensions/ Weight 139.3×69.4×8.5, 144 grams 141×71.8×9.3mm, 148 grams 142.3×72.1×8.5 mm, 149 grams

Processor & RAM

The Xiaomi Redmi 3 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 processor paired with 2GB of RAM. The Lenovo Vibe P1m packs a quad-core MediaTek MT6735 processor clubbed with 2GB of RAM while Galaxy On5 comes with a quad-core Exynos 3475 processor coupled with 1.5GB of RAM.


This round is a tie. All the four smartphones feature a 5-inch HD display with 1280×720 pixels resolution.


While the Xiaomi Redmi 3 sports a 13 mega pixel rear camera with dual LED flash, other two smartphones sport an 8 mega pixel auto focus rear camera and a 5 mega pixel front facing camera.


Xiaomi Redmi 3 and Lenovo Vibe P1m house large 16GB of internal memory compared to 8GB inbuilt storage of Samsung Galaxy On5. The Redmi 3 and Galaxy On5 support expandable storage up to 128GB via microSD card while Lenovo Vibe P1m supports expandable storage up to 32GB.


Xiaomi Redmi 3 is the winner in this department with 4100mAh battery. It is closely followed by Lenovo Vibe P1m with 4000mAh battery. The Samsung Galaxy On5 lags behind in this department with just 2600mAh battery.


All three phones are dual SIM phones which offer 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS as connectivity options.


Although Indian pricing of Xiaomi Redmi 3 is not known yet, it is available to buy in China for CNY 699 (approx. Rs. 7,100). The Lenovo P1m is priced at 7,999 and Samsung Galaxy On5 costs Rs. 8,990.

You can buy Lenovo P1m from here: 


You can buy Samsung Galaxy On5 from here: 



On spec-sheet, apparently, the Xiaomi Redmi 3 has better specs compared to other two smartphones. It offers larger battery, better camera combination and more expandable storage. Lenovo Vibe P1m has a monstrous battery, yet it lags behind the Redmi 3 in camera and expandable storage departments. The Samsung Galaxy On5 despite its higher price tag, doesn’t offer better specs than the other two smartphones.

Which smartphone among Xiaomi Redmi 3 vs Lenovo Vibe P1m vs Samsung Galaxy On5 do you think is better? Share your views with us in the comments section below!

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