Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra vs OnePlus Nord – Analysis, specs and prices

The new Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra phone has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 48 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor chipset and a battery of 4500 mAh. On other side, the OnePlus Nord also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra vs OnePlus Nord
Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra vs OnePlus Nord

Processor and Operating System

The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset and the 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. Running on MIUI 12 operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 is a better chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G.

Meanwhile, the OnePlus Nord has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.4 GHz Kryo 475, 1 core of 2.42 GHz Kryo 475 and 6 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 475. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2400 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and Hyper Boost 3.0 acceleration engine. And it’s running on MIUI 12 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 650,587 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the OnePlus Nord has the Qualcomm Adreno 620 graphics processor.

Battery

The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra battery capacity is 4500 mAh which is a 9.3% (percent) more powerful than the 4115 mAh offered by the OnePlus Nord. Some features 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.
The OnePlus Nord battery include Fast charging, Non-removable and Warp Charge 30T.

Screen

The device is using a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.67 in (inches).

Meanwhile the OnePlus Nord is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.44 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra is a 3.5% bigger than OnePlus Nord screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra OnePlus Nord
100% DCI-P3 90 Hz
120Hz refresh rate Capacitive
240Hz touch sampling rate Corning Gorilla Glass 5
3D curved glass screen Multi-touch
5M:1 dynamic contrast ratio Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Delta-E <1
Display manufacturer – CSOT (TCL)
JNCD <0.63
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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.

The OnePlus Nord is coming with a 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 1866 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 8 gigabytes.

The maximum capacity offered by the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra is 16 gigabytes ,which is a 33.33% bigger than the OnePlus Nord with 12 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) or 512 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 128 gigabytes.

The max storage capacity offered by the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra is 512 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the OnePlus Nord with 256 gigabytes.

OnePlus Nord gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 48/48/20/12 MP , the flash type is Triple LED , a focal length (35 , of 12 mm (#3) , carrying a 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
Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra

Meanwhile the OnePlus Nord rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 48/8/5/2 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , carrying sensor like Sony IMX586 Exmor RS , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.7 f/2.2 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

Oneplus nord camera
Oneplus nord camera
Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra OnePlus Nord
120x digital zoom (#2) 1080p @ 120 fps
2.5 cm shooting distance for macro (#3) 5-element lens (#2)
2x optical zoom (#4) 82-p @ 240 fps
5-element lens (#2) Angle of view – 119° (#2)
5x optical zoom (#2) Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
6-element lens (#4) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
7-element lens (#3) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4)
AI 2.0 Autofocus
Angle of view – 128° (#3) Autofocus (#4)
Autofocus Closed-loop focus motor
Continuous autofocus Continuous autofocus
Digital image stabilization Continuous shooting
Digital zoom Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Dual Native ISO technology Digital image stabilization
Dual Phase Detection AF (#4) Digital zoom
Exposure compensation Exposure compensation
Face detection Face detection
Face unlock Fourth reear camera – 2 MP (macro)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 12 mm (#3) Geotagging
Fourth rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto portrait) HDR
Geotagging ISO settings
HDR Macro mode
ISO settings Optical image stabilization
Laser autofocus (LAF) Panorama
Night Mode 2.0 Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Optical image stabilization Scene mode
Optical zoom Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Panorama Self-timer
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Third rear camera – 5 MP (depth-sensing)
Pixel size – 1.4 μm (#4) Touch focus
Pixel size – 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning) (#2) White balance settings
Pixel size – 2.4 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Scene mode
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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra comes with a 20 MP in the front.

The OnePlus Nord has a 32 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra OnePlus Nord
20 MP 32 MP
Angle of view – 117° Angle of view – 105° (#2)
Aperture:f/2.2 Aperture:f/2.5
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.5 (#2)
HDR Digital image stabilization
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm Face unlock
Sensor model:Samsung S5K3T2 Secondary front camera – 8 MP (depth-sensing)
Sensor type:ISOCELL Sensor model:Sony IMX616

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.

Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra OnePlus Nord
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
EDGE EDGE
GPRS GPRS
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) HSPA+
LTE Cat 20 LTE
Snapdragon X55 modem Snapdragon X52 modem
UMTS(384 kbit/s) TD-SCDMA

Price

The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra price is $700 and the OnePlus Nord price tag is $450 (8 GB + 128 GB) or $550 (12 GB + 256 GB)

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