Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge VS. Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge VS. Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.5
Cost-effectiveness
7.3
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
7
7.1
Performance & Hardware
6.6
6.2
Camera
7.7
4
Connectivity
6.9
6.5
Battery
3.5
7.4

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
G925F
Hongmi Rice 5

Release Date

Release date
March 2015, 4 years ago
December 2017, 1 year ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
70.5 mm
143.4 mm
6.9 mm
75.5 mm
158.5 mm
8.1 mm
Weight
138 g
180 g
Usable surface
71 %
77 %
Materials
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Gold

Green

White
Black

Blue

Gold

Rose-gold

Screen

Diagonal
5.1"
5.99"
Type
Super Amoled
LCD IPS
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1080 x 2160 px
Density
576 Pixels per inch
409 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Dual Edge display
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 450 cd/m2
  • 84% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953
CPU
4x2.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A57 +4x1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.1 GHz
2 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
ARM Mali-T760 MP8
Qualcomm Adreno 506

RAM

RAM
3 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
83.917 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 73% of devices
76.883 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 70% of devices

Storage

Capacity
128 GB
32 GB
SD Slot
No
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, in the back

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
16 Mpx
12 Mpx
Pixel size
1.120 µm
1.277 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX240 Exmor RS
Omnivision OV12A10
Type
CMOS BSI
CMOS
Aperture
f/1.9
f/2.2
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Front Flash
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
5 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B12 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TDD 2100)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA2000 EV-DO
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

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

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.1 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.2 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

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

USB

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

SAR

European measurement

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

0.334 W/Kg on head
0.594 W/Kg on body
1.000 W/Kg on head
1.400 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

1.580 W/Kg on head
1.340 W/Kg on body
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Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • ANT+
  • Computer sync
  • Infrared
  • Mirrorlink
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • Infrared
  • OTA sync
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2600 mAh
4000 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
MIUI V9 (Android 7.1.1 Nougat)

Prices

Prices

Prices