• 5.3" (2560x1440) IPS LCD
  • 4GB
    Snapdragon 820 SoC
    64GB Storage
  • 16-MP, f/2, OIS Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3000 mAh
  • 5.15" (1920x1080) IPS LCD
  • 6GB
    Snapdragon 835 SoC
    128GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.8, OIS Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3350 mAh

Specifications Highlights
Product NameMi 5Mi 6
ProductXiaomi Mi 5 (2016)Xiaomi Mi 6 (2017)
Display5.3" 2560x1440 IPS LCD 5.15" 1920x1080 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 16-MP f/2 (Primary) +OIS
  • 12-MP f/1.8 (Primary) +OIS
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 4-MP
  • 8-MP
Computing
  • Snapdragon 820 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • None
  • Snapdragon 835 SoC
  • 6GB RAM
  • 128GB Storage
  • None
Battery3000 mAh3350 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 129g (4.6oz), 144.6 x 69.2 x 7.3 mm (5.69 x 2.72 x 0.29 inches)IP Rating, 145.2x70.5x7.5 mm (5.72 x 2.78 x 0.30 inches)
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Display
Product NameMi 5Mi 6
TypeIPS LCDIPS LCD
Diagonal (inches)5.3"5.15"
Display/Body Ratio77.4%71.4%
Resolution2560x14401920x1080
Sharpness (PPI)554 PPI428 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4Gorilla Glass 4
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Product NameMi 5Mi 6
Megapixel16-MP12-MP
Aperturef/2f/1.8
Sensor SizeSmallSmall
Hardware Features
  • OIS
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
  • HDR Video
  • OIS
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/30fps
  • 720p/120fps
Battery
Product NameMi 5Mi 6
Battery TypeLi-PolyLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)3000 mAh3350 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Fast Charge
Computing
Product NameMi 5Mi 6
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 820Snapdragon 835
Processor ModelMSM8996
Processor # Cores48
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.8 & 1.6 / 2.15 & 1.6 GHz2.45 GHz
RAM Options4GB6GB
Internal Storage Options64GB128GB
Memory Card TypeNoneNone
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.1.1Android 7.1.1
Communications
Product NameMi 5Mi 6
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT6 301 MbpsLTE CAT9 452 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type CUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
Sim Card 0
Product NameMi 5Mi 6
NameSIM0SIM0
SIM TypeNano SIMNano SIM
Multimedia
Product NameMi 5Mi 6
Multimedia Features
  • DLNA
  • IR
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsStereo
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • Loudspeaker
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • FLAC
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • DIVX
  • XVID
  • WMV
  • H.264
  • MP4
  • DIVX
  • XVID
  • WMV
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Xiaomi Mi 5 vs. Xiaomi Mi 6 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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Basemark OS II 2.0

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

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