Smartisan M1L VS. Xiaomi Mi Note 2: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Smartisan M1L VS. Xiaomi Mi Note 2. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
8.3
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
6.1
7.3
Performance & Hardware
7.1
7.5
Camera
7.6
7.4
Connectivity
7.9
7.5
Battery
7
7.9

Basics

Brand

Aliases
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Release Date

Release date
October 2016, 2 years ago
October 2016, 2 years ago
State
Not available
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
79.0 mm
159.7 mm
8.3 mm
77.3 mm
156.2 mm
7.6 mm
Weight
175 g
166 g
Usable surface
71 %
74 %
Materials
Metal
Aluminium alloy, Glass
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Brown

Silver

White
Black

Pink

White

Screen

Diagonal
5.7"
5.7"
Type
LCD IPS
Oled LG
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
515 Pixels per inch
386 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 400 cd/m2
  • 95% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • NTSC
  • Scratch resistant
  • 100000:1 contrast ratio
  • 110% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Curved Edge display
  • Curved Glass display
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Touch sensitive

Prototypes





Prototypes
Smartisan M1L
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Mi Note 2
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 2.35GHz
CPU
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.4GHz + 2x1.6GHz
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.35GHz + 2x1.6GHz
Type
Quad-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2.4 GHz
2.35 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Adreno 530
Adreno 530 635MHz

RAM

RAM
6 GB
4 GB

Antutu

Score
153.869 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 83% of devices
164.904 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 85% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
64 GB
SD Slot
No
No

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, on the front

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
No
Color LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
23 Mpx
22.5 Mpx
Pixel size
1.000 µm
1.000 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX318 Exmor RS
Sony IMX318 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.0
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
No
30 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
4 Mpx
8 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B9 (1800)
  • B12 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • 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)
  • B6 (800)
  • B8 (900)
  • B9 (1800 Japan)
  • B20 (800)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • 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
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Navigation

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

USB

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

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0.784 W/Kg on head
1.381 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

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Others

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

Battery

Battery
Capacity
4080 mAh
4070 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Smartisan 3.0 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
MIUI V10 (Android 8.1 Oreo)

Prices

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