K5 Note vs Redmi Note 3 vs Google Pixel Which is Better? Price, Specifications, Features and Complete Review

K5 Note vs Redmi Note 3 vs Google Pixel
K5 Note vs Redmi Note 3 vs Google Pixel

Today, we discuss three different Smartphone having amazing specs and all three offers high quality display at 1080p. Lenovo K5 comes up with 5.5 inches screen and its specs falls in the mid-tier available at affordable price. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is also having larger screen, beautiful design and its body is made of metal while taking its power from one of the most powerful processor Snapdragon 650. When we discuss about Google Pixels device which offers top-of-the-line specifications and its sleek design using premium metal looks attractive and puts the appropriate amount of burden on your pocket.

K5 Note vs Redmi Note 3 vs Google Pixel
K5 Note vs Redmi Note 3 vs Google Pixel

Design, Dimensions

Let’s measure the dimensions of each Smartphone first which contributes a lot in decision making process. Lenovo K5 Note measures 152 x 75.7 x 8.5mm, reasonable size for device with 5.5 inch screen. Smartphone has been launched earlier having 5.5 inch screen and its length was larger than 160mm, considering it Lenovo K5 Note is the compact one. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 measures 150 x 76 x 8.7mm, almost equal to K5 Note with slight difference. In the comparison of both, Google Pixel features smaller screen of 5 Inch and its is measured as 143.8 x 69.5 x 8.5mmm, considering the screen size of all three Lenovo K5 is the most compact one.

Both devices Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and K5 Note are having almost similar design. They have fingerprint sensor and rear camera placed in the back side and on the upper middle part, on the same side its speakers are placed in lower part of phone. Both of the phone design does not look much attractive but meets the on-average looking standard. Google Pixel Smartphone has lower screen-to-body ratio and leaves much space below and above the screen which looks unattractive comparing to higher screen-to-body ratio Smartphone.

K5 Note vs Redmi Note 3 vs Google Pixel
K5 Note vs Redmi Note 3 vs Google Pixel

Hardware, Display

Lenovo K5 Note is taking its power from Helio P10 chipset by MediaTek. This is the powerful processor in order to be performing CPU functions; GPU is quite weak and hardly can handle newest games coming on Android with higher graphic side. The device is available in two variants of 3GB and 4GB RAM along with 32GB internal storage which can be expanded using the second SIM slot.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is powered by Snapdragon 650 chipset, Its GPU is stronger and can support for running all latest games available on Android. Overall, CPU and GPU functioning of SD 650 chipset is impressive especially when comparing to K5 Note. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is available into two variants, first variant is having 2GB RAM and 16GB Internal storage, second variant comes up with 3GB RAM and 32GB Internal storage. Storage can be expanded using second SIM slot.

Google Pixel is having matchless performance comparing to two phones discussed previously. It is powered by Snapdragon 821coupled with Adreno 530 GPU and 4GB RAM. It’s both part of SOC (CPU and GPU) is offering powerful functioning and credit goes to most powerful processor built by Qualcomm. Google Pixel is available in two variants of internal storages, 32 GB and 128 GB.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Lenovo K5 Note both devices comes up with 5.5 inches screen, IPS LCD display at 1080p. These features make both devices good choice for watching HD quality movies on it and spend hours of web-surfing. Google Pixel sports 5 inch screen but Super AMOLED display which sharpness is matchless. It is also a good choice for watching YouTube videos and playing high-end graphics games but screen size is smaller than Redmi Note 3 and K5.

K5 Note vs Redmi Note 3 vs Google Pixel
K5 Note vs Redmi Note 3 vs Google Pixel


Lenovo K5 Note features 13MP primary camera and its aperture is f/2.2 while offering several other functions to capture high quality and accurate picture including phase detection autofocus, HDR and dual-LED flash. Its primary camera can record the videos on 1080p at the 30 frame per second. Its back camera comes up with 8MP.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 sports 16MP primary camera at the aperture of f/2.0. This phone also offers same additional functions to ensure the capturing of high quality pictures with brightness ensured by dual-LED flash. It can also record the videos on 1080p at 30 frames per second means no need to compromise on video quality. The extraordinary feature that its front camera can also record videos at 1080p, featuring 5MP camera.

Google Pixel features 12.3MP primary camera at f/2.0 aperture and offers phase detection & laser autofocus, dual-LED flash and HDR. Google Pixel can record the videos at 4K quality which is not possible on K5 and Redmi Note 3. But, It records the normal vides on 720p at 240fps unlike to other two devices in comparison which records videos at 1080p. Its front camera features 8MP at the aperture of f/2.4.


Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is the winner in the battery comparison; it is backed up by 4050 mAh battery capacity which can last up to three days. Lenovo K5 Note holds the second position which holds the battery with the capacity of 3500 mAh and Google Pixel is backed up by 2770 mAh.


Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Lenovo K5 Note are way cheaper Smartphone comparing to Google Pixel. Redmi Note 3 features 5.5 inches screen, powered by SD 650 chipset coupled with 2 / 3 GB RAM and its 32GB storage variant is available at $175. Lenovo K5 Note features 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage; it is also available at the price of $175. K5 was the better choice if it was cheaper, but It is better go for Redmi Note 3 especially when both available at same prices. Google Pixel is a next flagship device having glamour in its stories; its 32GB storage version is available at $840. This is obviously not the budget Smartphone and user also has to compromise on its awkward design. Though, its superb camera and best hardware makes it the best choice for the one who can afford it.