Xiaomi Mi5 VS. Xiaomi Mi5s: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Xiaomi Mi5 VS. Xiaomi Mi5s. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.6
Cost-effectiveness
7.4
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
6.6
5.9
Performance & Hardware
7
7.1
Camera
7.5
7.7
Connectivity
7.1
7.2
Battery
5.3
5.9

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
Xiaomi Mi 5
Xiaomi Mi 5s

Release Date

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

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
68.5 mm
144.6 mm
7.3 mm
70.3 mm
145.6 mm
8.3 mm
Weight
129 g
145 g
Usable surface
73 %
71 %
Materials
Glass, Metal, Plastic
Metal, Plastic
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Gold

White
Gold

Gray

Rose-gold

White

Screen

Diagonal
5.15"
5.15"
Type
LCD IPS JDI
LCD IPS
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
428 Pixels per inch
428 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 1400:1 contrast ratio
  • 95% NTSC
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Peak brightness - 600 cd/m2 (nit)
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • 650:1 contrast ratio
  • 94.5% NTSC
  • Color LED Notifications
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Xiaomi Mi5
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Mi5s
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 2.2GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 2.15GHz
CPU
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.2GHz + 2x1.6GHz
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.15GHz + 2x1.6GHz
Type
Quad-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2.2 GHz
2.15 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Adreno 530 624MHz
Adreno 530 624MHz

RAM

RAM
3 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
136.773 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 79% of devices
146.988 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 82% 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
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Utrasonic Fingerprint

Others

Notifications LED
LED Notifications
Color LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
16 Mpx
12 Mpx
Pixel size
1.132 µm
1.550 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX298 Exmor RS
Sony IMX378 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS BSI
CMOS BSI 2
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.0
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Manual focus
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Manual focus
  • RAW
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
4 Mpx
4 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • 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)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B33 (TD 1900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
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
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth 4.2
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

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

USB

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

0.376 W/Kg on head
0.798 W/Kg on body
0.768 W/Kg on head
1.010 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

0.703 W/Kg on head
1.422 W/Kg on body
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Others

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

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3000 mAh
3200 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
MIUI V9 (Android 8.0 Oreo)
MIUI V10 (Android 8.1 Oreo)

Prices

Prices

Prices