Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 vs Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra – Analysis, specs and prices

The new Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 device has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 12 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus processor chipset and a battery of 4500 mAh. On other side, the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 vs Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 vs Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra

Processor and Operating System

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 3.09 GHz Kryo 485, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 485 and 4 cores of 1.80 GHz Kryo 485. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 3090 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on One UI 2.5 operating system.

Both phones are using the same processor, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus. 

Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Kryo 585, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 585 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 585. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,5th Gen AI Engine,Game Turbo 4.0,LiquidCool 2.0 Vapor Chamber,6-stack graphite layer and Graphene layer. And it’s running on One UI 2.5 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 650 gpu in the interior and the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra has the Qualcomm Adreno 650,587 MHz (megahertz) graphics processor.

Battery

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 battery capacity is 4500 mAh, which is the same as Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra. Some features include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi/PMA wireless charging – 15 W, Wireless reverse charging – 4.5 W, Dual-cell battery and Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0.
The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Dual Cell battery, 120W fast charging, 50W wireless charging, 10W reverse wireless charging and TÜV Rheinland 3.0 certification for fast charging.

Screen

The handset is using a AMOLED display with 2208 x 1768 pixels and a screen size of 7.6 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.67 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 is a 13.9% bigger than Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra
120 Hz 100% DCI-P3
Always-On Display 120Hz refresh rate
Capacitive 240Hz touch sampling rate
Cover Super AMOLED display – 6.2″; 3D curved glass screen
Dynamic AMOLED 2X Display 5M:1 dynamic contrast ratio
HDR10+ Capacitive
Infinity Flex Display Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Multi-touch Delta-E <1
Scratch resistant Display manufacturer – CSOT (TCL)
Ultra Thin Glass JNCD <0.63
Y-OCTA technology Multi-touch
Peak brightness – 1120 cd/m²
Scratch resistant
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification
Typical brightness – 800 cd/m²

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 is carrying a ram memory of 12 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.

The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra is coming with a 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 is 12 gigabytes ,which is a 33.33% smaller than the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra with 16 gigabytes

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 comes with or 256 GB (gigabytes) or 512 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra.

At the more expensive edition, both smartphones present the same built-in storage capacity:512 gigabytes.

Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) or 512 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 12/12/12 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length (35 , of 22 mm (#2) , carrying a sensor like Samsung , a pixel size of 1.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.2 respectively.

Samsung galaxy fold 2 cameras
Samsung galaxy fold 2 cameras

Meanwhile the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 48/48/20/12 MP , the flash type is Triple LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 12 mm (#3) , carrying sensor like Samsung S5K3T2 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.9 f/4.1 f/2.2 f/2.0 respectively.

Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra camera
Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra camera
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra
1080p @ 240 fps 120x digital zoom (#2)
10x digital zoom (#3) 2.5 cm shooting distance for macro (#3)
2160p @ 60 fps 2x optical zoom (#4)
2x optical zoom (#3) 5-element lens (#2)
720p @ 960 fps 5x optical zoom (#2)
Angle of view – 123° (#2) 6-element lens (#4)
Angle of view – 76° (#3) 7-element lens (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) AI 2.0
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) Angle of view – 128° (#3)
Autofocus Autofocus
Continuous shooting Continuous autofocus
Digital image stabilization Digital image stabilization
Digital zoom Digital zoom
Dual OIS (#3) Dual Native ISO technology
Exposure compensation Dual Phase Detection AF (#4)
Face detection Exposure compensation
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 22 mm (#2) Face detection
Geotagging Face unlock
HDR Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 12 mm (#3)
HDR10+ video recording (#3) Fourth rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto portrait)
ISO settings Geotagging
OIS HDR
Optical image stabilization ISO settings
Panorama Laser autofocus (LAF)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Night Mode 2.0
Pixel size – 1.12 μm (#2) Optical image stabilization
Scene mode Optical zoom
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide angle) Panorama
Self-timer Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Super Speed Dual Pixel AF Pixel size – 1.4 μm (#4)
Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto) Pixel size – 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning) (#2)
Touch focus Pixel size – 2.4 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Tracking AF (#3) Scene mode
White balance settings Secondary rear camera – 48 MP (periscope telephoto)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 20 MP (ultra-wide-angle and macrp)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 comes with a 10 MP in the front.

The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra has a 20 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra
10 MP 20 MP
10 MP (cover display) Angle of view – 117°
Angle of view – 80° (cover display) Aperture:f/2.2
Angle of view – 85° (#2) Face unlock
Aperture size – f/2.2 (cover display) HDR
Aperture szie – f/2.2 (#2) Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm
Aperture:f/2.0.2 Sensor model:Samsung S5K3T2
Auto HDR Sensor type:ISOCELL
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 25 mm (cover display)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Pixel size – 1.12 μm (#2)
Pixel size – 1.22 μm (cover display)
Sensor edition – Samsung S5K4H7 (#2)
Sensor edition – Sony IMX347 Exmor RS (cover display)
Sensor model:Sony IMX347 Exmor RS
Sensor size – 1/4″ (#2)
Sensor type – CMOS (cover display)
Sensor type – ISOCELL (#2)
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor)

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
Built-in 5G modem EDGE
EDGE GPRS
GPRS HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) LTE Cat 20
LTE Cat 20 Snapdragon X55 modem
UMTS(384 kbit/s) UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 price is $2000 and the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra price tag is $700

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