Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge VS. Xiaomi Mi5: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge VS. Xiaomi Mi5. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
8.4
Cost-effectiveness
7.7
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
7.4
6.6
Performance & Hardware
7.5
7.2
Camera
8.2
7.8
Connectivity
8.3
6.9
Battery
6.7
5.5

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
--
Xiaomi Mi 5

Release Date

Release date
February 2016, 3 years ago
February 2016, 3 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
72.6 mm
150.9 mm
7.7 mm
68.5 mm
144.6 mm
7.3 mm
Weight
157 g
129 g
Usable surface
76 %
73 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy, Glass
Glass, Metal, Plastic
Resistance
IP68
-
Colors
Black

Blue

Gold

Rose-gold

Silver

White
Black

Gold

White

Screen

Diagonal
5.5"
5.15"
Type
Super Amoled
LCD IPS JDI
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
534 Pixels per inch
428 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Touch sensitive
  • 1400:1 contrast ratio
  • 95% NTSC
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Peak brightness - 600 cd/m2 (nit)

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Mi5
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890 2.3
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 2.2GHz
CPU
2.3GHz Quad (Custom Core) + 1.6GHz Quad (Cortex-A53)
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.2GHz + 2x1.6GHz
Type
Octa-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2.3 GHz
2.2 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Arm Mali-T880 Mp12, 650 Mhz
Adreno 530 624MHz

RAM

RAM
4 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
158.313 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 87% of devices
136.773 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 81% of devices

Storage

Capacity
32 GB
64 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
No

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, on the front

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
12 Mpx
16 Mpx
Pixel size
--
1.132 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX260 Exmor RS
Sony IMX298 Exmor RS
Type
BRITECELL
CMOS BSI
Aperture
f/1.7
f/2.0
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Manual focus
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
Slow Motion Video
Yes
240 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
4 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • 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
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • 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
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.1 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.2
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

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

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Charging
  • 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.

0.264 W/Kg on head
0.507 W/Kg on body
0.376 W/Kg on head
0.798 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

1.150 W/Kg on head
1.590 W/Kg on body
0.703 W/Kg on head
1.422 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Mirrorlink
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Infrared

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3600 mAh
3000 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 8.0 Oreo
MIUI V9 (Android 8.0 Oreo)

Prices

Prices

Prices