Xiaomi Mi 6 vs Apple iPhone 6s

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Display

Size:

5.2 inches
4.7 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 428 PPI
1334 x 750 pixels, 326 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

71.27 %
65.71 %

Peak brightness:

600 cd/m2 (nit)
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Apple A9 APL0898

Processor:

Octa-core, 2457 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm
Dual-core, 1840 MHz, Twister, 64-bit

GPU:

Adreno 540
PowerVR GT7600

RAM:

6GB LPDDR4
2GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

128GB
128GB, not expandable

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat), Xiaomi MI UI
iOS (14.x, 13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x)

Battery

Capacity:

3350 mAh
1715 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Camera

Rear:

Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera:

12 MP (OIS, PDAF)
12 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, PDAF, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.9"; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Second camera:

12 MP (Telephoto, Autofocus)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 2.0x; Aperture size: F2.6; Focal Length: 52 mm; Pixel size: 1 μm

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

8 MP
5 MP (HDR)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

5.72 x 2.78 x 0.29 inches (145.17 x 70.49 x 7.45 mm)
5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28 inches (138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm)

Weight:

5.93 oz (168.0 g)
5.04 oz (143.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Aluminum

Resistance:

Splash

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Blue, White
Gold, Silver, Rose gold, Space gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Hotspot

USB:

Type-C (reversible)
Lightning

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging, Headphones port
Charging, Mass storage device

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

NFC, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T4

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 09, 2015

FCC ID value:

BCG-E2946A link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.45 W/kg

Body:

0.38 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.58 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 421
$ 849

In The Box:

Charger, USB Type C cable, Type C to 3.5mm adapter, Getting started guide, Warranty, SIM removal tool

Availability

Officially announced:

Apr 19, 2017
Sep 09, 2015
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