Xiaomi Mi6 VS. Xiaomi Mi3: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Xiaomi Mi6 VS. Xiaomi Mi3. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
9.8
Cost-effectiveness
7.7
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
8
5.8
Performance & Hardware
9.7
7.1
Camera
9.8
7.4
Connectivity
9.4
6.1
Battery
8.4
6.9

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
xiaomi Mi 6
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Presentation

Unveiled
April 2017, 1 year ago
December 2013, 4 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
70.5 mm
145.2 mm
7.5 mm
73.6 mm
144.0 mm
8.1 mm
Weight
168 g
145 g
Usable surface
71 %
65 %
Materials
Glass, Metal
-
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Blue

White

Screen

Diagonal
5.15"
5"
Type
LCD IPS JDI
LCD IPS
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
428 Pixels per inch
441 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 600 cd/m2
  • 94% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Full sRGB standard
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 2
  • Multi-touch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Xiaomi Mi6
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Mi3
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AB
CPU
4x 2.45 GHz Kryo + 4x 2.15 GHz Kryo
Krait 400
Type
Octa-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2.45 GHz
2.3 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
No

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 540
Qualcomm Adreno 330

RAM

RAM
6 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
205.176
Antutu v7, Overall performance better than 95% of devices
55.200
Antutu v6, Overall performance better than 70% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 57-62.8 GB
16 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 9-14.8 GB
SD Slot
No
No

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
No

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
LED Notifications
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
12 Mpx
13 Mpx
Pixel size
1.230 µm
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Sensor
Sony IMX386 Exmor RS
Sony Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
Unknown
Aperture
f/1.8
f/2.2
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Manual focus
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Optical zoom
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Optical zoom
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120.0 fps
No
30.0 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
8 Mpx
2 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

2G
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
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SIM card

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

Wi-Fi

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

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.0
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • APT-x
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)

Navigation

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

USB

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

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

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

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-- W/Kg on head
1.290 W/Kg on body

Others

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

Battery

Capacity
3350 mAh
3050 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Ion
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Operating System
MIUI V10 (Android 8.1 Oreo)
MIUI V8 (Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow)

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