OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi6: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi6. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

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Technical data sheets

Basics

Score

Ki Price/Quality
Score
7.5 Ki Price/Quality
Score
7.3 Ki Price/Quality
Score
Design and Screen score 6.1 Design & Materials 5.8 Design & Materials
Performance and Hardware score 6.5 Performance & Hardware 6.3 Performance & Hardware
Camera score 6.6 Camera 6.8 Camera
Connectivity score 7.7 Connectivity 4.5 Connectivity
Battery score 4.5 Battery 4.6 Battery

User reviews

User score
9.4
164 reviews
9.1
216 reviews

Technical specifications of the OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi6

Specs stores to buy OnePlus 5 OnePlus 5
Global · 6GB · 64GB
Xiaomi Mi6 price compare Xiaomi Mi6
China · 6GB · 64GB
Inches 5.5" 5.15"
Resolution FHD FHD
Usable surface 73% useful 71% useful
Aspect Ratio 16:9 16:9
Dimensions 74.7 mm
152.7 mm
7.3 mm
70.5 mm
145.2 mm
7.5 mm
Weight 153 g 168 g
Micro SnapD. 835
Octa-Core
SnapD. 835
Octa-Core
RAM 6 GB RAM 6 GB RAM
Storage 64 GB 64 GB
AnTuTu 315.411
v9
255.178
v8
Battery 3300 mAh 3350 mAh
Main Camera 1
16 Mpx · ƒ/1.7
IMX398 Exmor RS
2
1
12 Mpx · ƒ/1.8
IMX386 Exmor RS
2
Selfie Camera SELF 16 Mpx · ƒ/2.0 SELF 8 Mpx · ƒ/--
Bands
OS Android 9.0 P Android 9.0 P

Brand

Brand OnePlus Xiaomi
Aliases -- xiaomi Mi 6

Release Date

Release date June 2017,
5 years ago
April 2017,
5 years ago
State On Sale On Sale
Market Global China

Design & Materials

Structure

OnePlus 5
Xiaomi Mi6
OnePlus 5
Xiaomi Mi6
Size
74.7 mm
152.7 mm
7.3 mm
Print 3D Model
70.5 mm
145.2 mm
7.5 mm
Print 3D Model
Weight 153 g 168 g
Usable surface 73 % 71 %
Materials Aluminium alloy Glass, Metal
Resistance - -
Colors
Black
Black

White

Blue

Screen

Diagonal 5.5" 5.15"
Type Amoled LCD IPS JDI
Aspect Ratio 16:9 16:9
Resolution FHD
1080 x 1920 px
FHD
1080 x 1920 px
Density 401 Pixels per inch 428 Pixels per inch

Others

Others
  • Without Notch
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Scratch resistant
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Brightnes 600 cd/m² (typ)
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • Full sRGB standard
  • 94% NTSC
  • LED Notifications
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch

User reviews

Is it a drop-resistant and scratch-resistant smartphone?
8.1
7.5
Do you think it's a nice phone?
9.4
9.3
Is it comfortable?
9.4
9.3
Can you see it well in the sunlight?
8.8
8.9
Number of reviews
164 reviews
216 reviews

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
CPU 4x Kryo 280 2.45 GHz + 4x Kryo 280 1.9 GHz 4x Kryo 280 2.45 GHz + 4x Kryo 280 1.9 GHz
Type Octa-Core Octa-Core
Manufacturing 10 nm 10 nm
Frequency 2.45 GHz 2.45 GHz
64 Bits Yes Yes

Graphics

GPU Qualcomm Adreno 540 Qualcomm Adreno 540

RAM

RAM 6 GB 6 GB
Type LPDDR4 RAM LPDDR4X RAM

Storage

Capacity 64 GB 64 GB
Type UFS Storage 2.1 UFS 2.0 Storage
SD Slot No No

Security

Fingerprint Yes, on the front Yes, on the front

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Fingerprint
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Hall

Others

Notifications LED Color LED Notifications LED Notifications
Cooling system No No
Gaming buttons No No

User reviews

Does it have good sound?
9.0
8.6
Does it work smoothly in everyday use?
9.8
9.6
What's your experience been with demanding games?
9.7
9.4
Number of reviews
164 reviews
216 reviews

Camera

Main

No. of cameras Double rear camera Double rear camera
1
Camera type

Standard

Standard
Resolution 16 Mpx 12 Mpx
Sensor Sony IMX398 Exmor RS Sony IMX386 Exmor RS
Type CMOS BSI CMOS BSI
Aperture ƒ/ 1.7 ƒ/ 1.8
ISO -- 100 - 3200
Pixel size 1.12 µm 1.25 µm
Pixel Binning -- --
Sensor size 1/2.8 1/2.9
2
Camera type

Telephoto lens

Telephoto lens
Resolution
20 Mpx
13 Mpx
Sensor
Sony IMX350 Exmor RS
Samsung S5K3M3
Type
CMOS BSI
ISOCELL
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.6
ƒ/ 2.6
Pixel size
1.00 µm
1.00 µm
Pixel Binning
--
--
Sensor size
1/2.8
1/3.4

Features

Flash Dual LED Dual LED
Optical Stabilisation No Yes
Slow Motion Video Yes,
120 fps
Yes,
120 fps
Others
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geotagging
  • Panorama
  • HDR
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • 4K Video
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Manual focus
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Face detection
  • Continuous shooting
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • HDR
  • Geotagging
  • White balance settings

Selfie

SELF
Camera type

Dedicated

Dedicated
Resolution 16 Mpx 8 Mpx
Sensor Sony IMX371 Exmor Sony IMX268 Exmor RS
Type CMOS BSI CMOS
Aperture ƒ/ 2.0 ƒ/ --
Pixel size 1.00 µm 1.40 µm
Pixel Binning -- --
Sensor size 1/3 1/3.2
Others
--
--

DxOMark Score

DxOMark Score
87
Mobile
87
Photo
86
Video
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User reviews

Quality of daytime photos
9.4
9.2
Quality of nighttime photos
8.2
7.5
Quality of selfies
9.1
8.1
Does it have a powerful flash?
8.8
8.7
Number of reviews
164 reviews
216 reviews
Kimovil Photo Lab

OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi6 camera: Comparison of real photos

Connectivity

Network compatibility

5G -- --
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28b (700)
  • B28a (700)
  • B29 (700)
  • B30 (2300)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B66 (1700/2100)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM Dual Sim Dual Standby Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
Others
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi MiMO
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi MiMO

Bluetooth

Version Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • APT-x
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • APT-x

Navigation

Navigation
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Beidou
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Beidou

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

1.390 W/Kg on head
1.480 W/Kg on body
0.409 W/Kg on head
1.550 W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

1.370 W/Kg on head
1.190 W/Kg on body
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Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • NFC
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Infrared
  • Tethering.
  • DLNA
  • VoLTE

User reviews

Does it have good coverage for calls?
9.5
9.2
Quality of the GPS
9.4
9.3
And the WiFi?
9.5
9.4
Number of reviews
164 reviews
216 reviews

Battery

Battery

Capacity
3300 mAh
3350 mAh
Type Li-Polymer Li-Polymer
Fast charge Yes,
20.0W
Yes
Others
  • Non-removable
  • Non-removable

User reviews

How long does the battery last?
  • 1%
    Less than half day
  • 3%
    Less than a day
  • 32%
    One day
  • 55%
    More than one day
  • 9%
    Two days or more
  • 1%
    Less than half day
  • 7%
    Less than a day
  • 33%
    One day
  • 51%
    More than one day
  • 8%
    Two days or more
Number of reviews
164 reviews
216 reviews

Software

Software

Operating System
  • Android 9.0 Pie
    Android 9.0 P, 4 years ago
  • MIUI V11 (Android 9 P)
    Android 9.0 P, 4 years ago
Google Services (official) Yes No

User reviews

Did it come with preinstalled applications?
  • 42%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 55%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 3%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
  • 6%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 83%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 11%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
Do you regularly receive updates?
  • 1%
    Never
  • 2%
    Once a year
  • 23%
    Every six months
  • 75%
    Every two months or less
  • 2%
    Never
  • 2%
    Once a year
  • 45%
    Every six months
  • 50%
    Every two months or less
Number of reviews
164 reviews
216 reviews

Prices

Prices

Prices

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