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Motorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB) vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Motorola Moto G6 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 XMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)22Points
Motorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)
5.7"
IPS

1080x2160

12
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
06PointsXiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)Compare Motorola Moto G6 X
Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
5.5"
IPS

1080x1920

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3060
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Motorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!

Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)22 Advantages Motorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)vsRedmi Note 2 (32GB)6 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
+3GB LPDDR350%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
vs2GB LPDDR3
+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC100%
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDXC
+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+1080x2160 pixels13%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x1920 pixels
+424 PPI6%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs401 PPI
+5.7"4%
Larger screen
vs5.5"
+(dual camera) 12MP + 5MP33%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 13MP
+Dual LED on main camera and LED on front cameraAdvantage
The Dual LED on main camera and LED on front camera helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo only main camera
+f/1.8 (aperture)22%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
vsf/2.2 (aperture)
+(front) 8MP63%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) HD (1280x720)
+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
vsAndroid 5.0.2 Lollipop
+(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps100%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Fingerprint (front-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2 slots Dual-SIM
(dedicated slot)Advantage
With more SIM card slots you can have more operators and choose which one to use
vs2 slots Dual-SIM
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
vsNot supported
+4.2 version A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
vs4.0 version A2DP
+Gorilla Glass 3Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
+Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core11%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
32GB (22GB user free)vs+32GB (26GB user free)18%
More internal storage for applications and files
167 grams (5.85 ounces)vs+160 grams (5.6 ounces)4%
Lighter
3000 mAhvs+3060 mAh2%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Li-Ion (Non removable)vs+LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster

22 Common items in both devices
8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
Full HD (1920x1080)
+15 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
ModelMoto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
Other model namesLenovo Moto G6 XT1925-7 (32GB + 3GB RAM), Motorola BlaineRedmi Note 2 (2015051), Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Prime
Country or region availableAustraliaUnited Arab EmiratesHong KongIndiaJapanMyanmar(Global, International)
Australia, United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Myanmar, (Global, International)
China(Global, International)
China, (Global, International)
BrandMotorolaXiaomi
Release dateApril, 2018August, 2015
Depth8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)72.3 x 153.8 millimeters (2.85 x 6.06 in)76 x 152 millimeters (2.99 x 5.98 in)
Weight167 grams (5.85 ounces)160 grams (5.6 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Not supported
System (OS)Motorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 5.0.2 Lollipop
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SDM450 (14nm)64bit - MediaTek MT6795T Helio X10 (28nm)
CPU processor1.8Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A532.2Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 506 600MhzPowerVR G6200 MP4 700Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (22GB user free)32GB (26GB user free)
eMMC 5.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.7" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~75.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~72.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2160 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI401 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Not supported
Mobile networksMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 800/850/900/1900/2100TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 18, 19, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 3, 7)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
12 megapixels
5MP f/2.2
13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 60 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashDual LED on main camera and LED on front cameraLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)HD (1280x720)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
RadioFMFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver, Blue, Blush
- Front/back Gorilla Glass 3
- Max vision 18:9 display
- Dolby audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: White, Blue, Yellow, Pink, Green
- MIUI 7
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh3060 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W10W
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered690 minutes | 11.5 hours | 0.5 day
Standbyfeature not registered8640 minutes | 144 hours | 6 days
Radiation rateMotorola Moto G6 (XT1925-13 32GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 (32GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered