Xiaomi Mi5s VS. ZTE Nubia Z5S mini: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Xiaomi Mi5s VS. ZTE Nubia Z5S mini. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.4
Cost-effectiveness
6.1
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
5.9
4.1
Performance & Hardware
7.1
2.6
Camera
7.7
3.3
Connectivity
7.1
4.3
Battery
5.9
2.1

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
Xiaomi Mi 5s

Release Date

Release date
September 2016, 3 years ago
November 2013, 5 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
70.3 mm
145.6 mm
8.3 mm
65.7 mm
134.8 mm
8.0 mm
Weight
145 g
120 g
Usable surface
71 %
68 %
Materials
Metal, Plastic
-
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Gold

Gray

Rose-gold

White

Screen

Diagonal
5.15"
4.7"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS IGZO
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
720 x 1280 px
Density
428 Pixels per inch
312 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • 650:1 contrast ratio
  • 94.5% NTSC
  • Color LED Notifications
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Xiaomi Mi5s
Print 3D Model
ZTE Nubia Z5S mini
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 2.15GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T
CPU
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.15GHz + 2x1.6GHz
Krait 300
Type
Quad-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2.15 GHz
1.9 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
No

Graphics

GPU
Adreno 530 624MHz
Qualcomm Adreno 320

RAM

RAM
3 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
146.988 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 82% of devices
21.012
Overall performance better than 17% of devices

Storage

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

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
No

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
No

Camera

Main

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

Selfie

Resolution
4 Mpx
5 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • 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)
  • B33 (TD 1900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B1 (2100)
  • 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
Single Sim
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Micro 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
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth 4.0
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

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

USB

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

SAR

European measurement

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

0.768 W/Kg on head
1.010 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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Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3200 mAh
2000 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Ion
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
MIUI V10 (Android 8.1 Oreo)
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

Prices

Prices

Prices