Xiaomi Mi A1 VS. ZTE Blade S6 Plus: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Xiaomi Mi A1 VS. ZTE Blade S6 Plus. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.6
Cost-effectiveness
?
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
6.6
3.4
Performance & Hardware
6.8
4
Camera
6.3
6.3
Connectivity
6.9
4.3
Battery
5.5
4.5

Basics

Brand

Brand
ZTE
Aliases
Xiaomi MiA1
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Release Date

Release date
September 2017, 1 year ago
April 2015, 4 years ago
State
On Sale
Not available

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
75.8 mm
155.4 mm
7.3 mm
77.0 mm
156.6 mm
7.5 mm
Weight
165 g
162 g
Usable surface
70 %
69 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy, Metal
-
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Gold

Rose-gold
Silver

Screen

Diagonal
5.5"
5.5"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS JDI
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
720 x 1280 px
Density
401 Pixels per inch
267 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 1000:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 450 cd/m2
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Physical buttons
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • OGS (One Glass Solution)

Prototypes





Prototypes
Xiaomi Mi A1
Print 3D Model
ZTE Blade S6 Plus
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 1.5Ghz
CPU
ARM Cortex-A53
Cortex A53 4X1.5GHz + 4x1GHz
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2 GHz
1.5 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 506
Qualcomm Adreno 405 550 Mhz

RAM

RAM
4 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
78.150 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 70% of devices
30.047
Overall performance better than 34% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
16 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, in the back
No

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
LED Notifications
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
12 Mpx
13 Mpx
Pixel size
1.277 µm
1.127 µm
Sensor
Omnivision OV12A10
Sony IMX214 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.2
f/2.0
Flash
Dual LED
LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical zoom
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
5 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • 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)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • 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
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

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

Navigation

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

USB

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

1.750 W/Kg on head
0.760 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

1.260 W/Kg on head
0.170 W/Kg on body
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Others

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

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3080 mAh
3000 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Ion
Others
Non-removable
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 5.0 Lollipop

Prices

Prices

Prices unavailable