Recently Xiaomi has launched its Flagship Smartphone in MWC 2016 after lots of rumors. They have launched the Xiaomi Mi5 and Xiaomi Mi4S. Where Xiaomi Mi5 is the company’s latest Flagship Android Smartphone and the Xiaomi Mi4S is the upgraded version of Mi4. In this post we are going to compare the Xiaomi Mi5 Vs Xiaomi Mi4S in terms of Design, Specifications and price as well. Now let us go ahead and compare all these Smartphones.
|Specs||Xioami Mi5||Xiaomi Mi4S|
|Display||5.15 inches 1080p display||5 inch Full HD Display|
|Processor||Snapdragon 820 Processor||Snapdragon 808 Chipset|
|Storage||32GB/64GB ( Non expandable)||32GB with Micro SD card support|
|Camera||16MP rear, 4MP front camera||13MP rear camera, 5MP front|
|OS||Android M 6.0 Marshmallow||Android M 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Battery||3,000 mAh||3,200 mAh|
Xiaomi Mi5 Vs Xiaomi Mi4s comparison
Talking about the design, the Xiaomi Mi5 has the metal build with Corning Gorilla Glass protection on both front and back. The phone has the glossy rounded edge on both sides. whereas even the Xiaomi Mi4S has the metal body with the rounded edge on four sides. To the major difference between these smartphone in terms of design is that the Xioami Mi5 has the fingerprint scanner integrated to the home button on the front. While the Xiaomi mi4S has the Fingerprint scanner on the rear side and the home button is absent.
In terms of performance, the Xiaomi Mi5 is powered by the 1.8 GHz Kryo and 2.15 GHz Kryo Snapdragon 820 processor with 4GB RAM. Whereas the upgraded version of mi4 is powered by the Snapdragon 808 processor and 3GB RAM. For the gaming part, the Mi5 has the Adreno 530 and the Xiaomi Mi4S has the Adreno 418 GPU.
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Storage and OS
To to storage option, the Xioami Mi5 has the 32GB and 64GB variant option while the Xioami Mi4S has only the 64GB variant. The Mi5 does not have any expandable memory option but the Xiaomi Mi4S has the Micro SD Card support. Both the Xiaomi mi5 and mi4S runs on the Android M 6 Marshmallow with MIUI out of the box. Both this phone supports OTG connectivity as well.
The Xiaomi Mi5 has 16MP rear camera with f/2.0 and IOS. The rear camera is capable of recording 4K videos at 30fps. It has 4 MP secondary camera with f/2.0 aperture and 1/3″ sensor size. The Xiaomi Mi4S has got 13 MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and dual LED Flash. Talking about the front camera it has 5MP selfie camera. In terms of recording capability, the Xiaomi Mi5 can shoot 4K videos while the Xioami Mi4S can shoot 1080p videos.
The Xiaomi Mi5 has the 3000 mAh non removable battery with Quick Charge 3.0 feature. Whereas the Xiaomi Mi4S has the 3260 mAh battery with the Quick Charge 2.0 feature.
Price and availability
The Xiaomi Mi5 32GB version is priced 1,999 RMB which is around 306USD/ 21000 Indian Rupees. While the 64GB variant of the Mi5 is priced at 2,999 RMB which is around 459$ or 32,000 INR. The Xiaomi Mi4S is priced around 260$ which is quite close to the price of Mi5 32GB variant. In terms of availability both Xiaomi mi5 and Mi4S will be available from March 1st, 2016 in China and soon in India and other countries as well.
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