Compare OnePlus 5 Vs Xiaomi Mi 6

Should you buy OnePlus 5 or Xiaomi Mi 6? Well, your search ends here. Find out which mobile phone is best for you - Compare the two models on the basis of their Price in India, Body, Display, Storage, Connectivity, Camera, and Performance. OnePlus 5 starts at ₹ 25,999 and Xiaomi Mi 6 starts at ₹ 22,380.

OnePlus 5 has screen size of 5.5 inches and Xiaomi Mi 6 has screen size of 5.15 inches. OnePlus 5 comes up with internal storage of 128 GB and RAM of 8 GB . Xiaomi Mi 6 comes up with internal storage of 64 GB and RAM of 4 GB. Coming to the Camera, Former has primary camera of 16 MP + 20 MP Dual Camera and front camera of 16 MP Camera whereas latter has primary camera of 12 MP and front camera of 8 MP.

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OnePlus 5 Vs Xiaomi Mi 6

SpecificationsOnePlus 5Xiaomi Mi 6
OS Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat) Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 8
Screen Size 5.5 inches 5.15 inches
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm)
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Specs Score70
OS Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat) Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 8
Screen Size 5.5 inches 5.15 inches
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm)
RAM4 GB
GENERAL
Device type Smartphone
Operating System Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat) Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 8
Sim Dual Sim (Nano + Nano) Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual –stand-by)
DESIGN
Body Material Metal Front glass, aluminum body
Height 154.2 mm
Thickness 7.25 mm
Weight 153 g 168 g
Width 74.1 mm
DISPLAY
Form Factor Touch
Screen resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio
Screen size 5.5 inches 5.15 inches
Technology Optic AMOLED, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Touchscreen Capacitive Touchscreen
PERFORMANCE
Call Records Unlimited
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm)
CPU Octa Core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) Octa-core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)
External Storage No
GPU Adreno 540 Adreno 540
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
Phonebook Unlimited
CAMERA
Camera Features HDR, 4K Video recording Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
Front Camera 16 MP Camera8 MP
Primary camera 16 MP + 20 MP Dual Camera12 MP
Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@30/120fps
MULTIMEDIA
Audio Jack 3.5mm Audio Jack
Audio Player MP3, AAC, AMR, OGG, M4A, MID, WMA, FLAC, APE, AAC, WAV
FM Radio No
Games Yes
Speakers Yes
Video Player MP4, H.263, H.264, RMVB, FLV720P
BATTERY
Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 3300 mAh battery 3350mAh
CONNECTIVITY
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
Browser HTML5
Edge YesYes
GPRS YesYes
GPS Facility with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS
USB v2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 1.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
NETWORK SUPPORT
2G YesYes
3G YesHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G YesYes
5G YesYes
MORE FEATURES
Fingerprint Sensor Yes, Front
Quick Charging YesFast battery charging 18W (Quick Charge 3.0)
Sensors Fingerprint Sensor, NFC, Quick Charging Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Pros and Cons
Pros
  • Magnificent display
  • Decent camera capabilities
  • Snappy overall performance
Cons
  • It is not water resistant like other flagship models
  • There's no OIS

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Detailed Comparison of OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi 6

Design Comparison: OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi 6

OnePlus 5 comes up with a weight of 153 g whereas Xiaomi Mi 6 weights around 168 g. Thickness of OnePlus 5 is 7.25 mm and the thickness of other mobiles is 7.5 mm.

Display Comparison: OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi 6

OnePlus 5 has screen size of 5.5 inches whereas other comes up with 5.15 inches. Screen Resolution in both mobiles is 1080 x 1920 pixels and 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio respectively. In terms of Technology, former uses undefined and latter uses IPS LCD capacitive touch screen ,16M colors.

Camera Comparison: OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi 6

OnePlus 5 comes up with primary camera of 16 MP + 20 MP Dual Camera whereas Xiaomi Mi 6 comes up with 12 MP. Some of the Camera Features for both the mobiles include HDR, 4K Video recording .

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FAQs

Q. Which phone has bigger screen size, OnePlus 5 or Xiaomi Mi 6?

Xiaomi Mi 6 is bigger with 5.15 inches screen than OnePlus 5 that has 5.5 inches screen.

Q. What are some of the best alternatives available for OnePlus 5 in the market?

Best alternatives available for OnePlus 5 are: iQOO Neo 6, OnePlus Nord, Poco F4 5G.