Xiaomi Mi6 vs Mi5s – What’s Different?

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Xiaomi Mi6 is one of the beautiful flagship of the Chinese giant launched back in April this year. It is one of the affordable flagship available in the market with high-end specifications. Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset and 6GB RAM are the highlights of the Mi6. In this post, we’ll be comparing the Xiaomi Mi6 with another Xiaomi flagship model i.e. the Mi5s. Xiaomi Mi5s was company’s first smartphone to Snapdragon 821 chipset. Read on the following for Xiaomi Mi6 vs Mi5s comparison overview.

Compare: Xiaomi Mi6 vs Mi5s (128GB)

Display & Processor:

The Xiaomi Mi6 and Mi5s sports the similar 5.15-inch display with screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, 600 nits brightness, 94.4% NTSC color gamut, and 1500:1 contrast ratio. Both the device has dual SIM support (nano + nano) and features an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner.

On the hardware front, the Mi6 is powered by a 2.4GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 64-bit 10nm processor coupled with Adreno 540 GPU. On the other hand, the Xiaomi Mi5s is powered by a 2.15GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 821 64-bit chipset with Adreno 530 GPU.

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Cameras and storage:

Xiaomi Mi6 sports a 12-megapixels dual rear camera with 1.25um pixel size, f/1.8 aperture, dual-tone LED flash, 4-axis OIS, and 4K video recording. There is an 8-megapixels camera on the front. Considering the Mi5s, it comes with a 12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, 4K video recording and is accompanied with a 4-megapixels front facing camera. Both the devices has 128GB of internal storage.

The Xiaomi Mi6 has 6GB of RAM for multi-tasking and runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat based MIUI 8 ROM. Coming to Mi5s, it has 4GB of RAM and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based MIUI 8 ROM.

Xiaomi Mi6 vs Mi5s: Comparison of Specs, Features, Size, Camera, Battery

 Xiaomi Mi6 (128GB)Xiaomi Mi5S (128GB)
Display5.15-inch5.15-inch
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 835Snapdragon 821, quad-core 2.15GHz
RAM6GB4GB
OS VersionAndroid 7.1.1 (MIUI 8)Android 6.0 (MIUI 8)
Internal Storage128GB128GB
Memory Card supportNoNo
SIM TypeDual SIMDual SIM
Primary Camera12MP + 12MP12MP
Secondary Camera8MP4MP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Other ConnectivityBluetooth, GPS, 4GBluetooth, GPS, 4G
Fingerprint SensorYesYes
Dimensions145.17 x 70.49 x 7.45mm145.6 x 70.3 x 8.25 mm
Weight182g145g
Battery3350mAh3200mAh
Release DateApril 2017September 2016

Price & Availability:

The Xiaomi Mi6 with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage is priced at $607.99 while the Mi5s with 4GB RAM & 128GB storage at $400.59. Refer the below links to get best offers and deals for these smartphones.

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