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Xiaomi Mi 2 32GB vs Xiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Xiaomi Mi 2 32GB vs Xiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China) phones. Which is the best phone?

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Xiaomi Mi 2 32GB
4.3"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2000
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Compare Xiaomi Mi 2 X17Xiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
Xiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
5.45"
IPS

720x1440

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)

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 phone! Comment!


07 Advantages Xiaomi Mi 2 32GB
Mi 2 32GBvsRedmi 6A 16GB (China)
 180%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (28GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
 16%16%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
342 PPIvs295 PPI
 10%10%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.0 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported

17 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
Redmi 6A 16GB (China)vsMi 2 32GB
 62%62%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs1.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 23%23%
+Thinner
8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs10.2 millimeters (0.4 inches)
 13%13%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1440 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 27%27%
+Larger screen
5.45"vs4.3"
 60%60%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 13 megapixelsvs(back) 8 megapixels
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 137%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5 megapixelsvs(front) 2.1 megapixels
Advantage
+Android 8.1 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.1 OreovsAndroid 4.4.4 KitKat
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvs3G+ HSPA+
 3 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face recognition (unlock)vsNot supported
 50%50%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3000 mAhvs2000 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+Better sites viewing on the internet
HTML, XHTML, HTML5vsHTML, XHTML

23 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR2
145 grams (5.08 ounces)
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
MicroUSB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
+ 15 COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresXiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
BrandXiaomiXiaomi
ModelMi 2 32GBRedmi 6A 16GB (China)
Also known asXiaomi Mi2, Xiaomi Mi-Two, Xiaomi Mi-2, Xiaomi Mi-2C红米6A, Xiaomi 6A 2GB RAM + 16GB (Hybrid slot), Xiaomi Cactus
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredChinaHong Kong
Release dateNovember, 2012June, 2018
Depth10.2 millimeters (0.4 inches)8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)62 x 126 millimeters (2.44 x 4.96 in)71.5 x 147.5 millimeters (2.81 x 5.81 in)
Weight145 grams (5.08 ounces)145 grams (5.08 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
Operating systemAndroid 4.1.1 Jelly BeanAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.4 KitKatfeature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ806464bit - MediaTek MT6762M Helio A22 (12nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 320PowerVR GE8300
RAM memory2GB LPDDR22GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (28GB user available)16GB (10GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayXiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size4.3" inches5.45" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~65.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~72.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels720x1440 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)342 PPI295 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/1900/2100M1804C3CC/M1804C3CE/M1804C3CT versions:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4

M1804C3CC/M1804C3CE/M1804C3CT versions:
LTE (Bands 1,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedM1804C3CC/M1804C3CE/M1804C3CT versions:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4

M1804C3CC/M1804C3CE/M1804C3CT versions:
LTE (Bands 1,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
VoLTE
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Maximum download/upload42/5.76 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
MessagingSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary camera / Back cameraXiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
Main camera8 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Front camera / Secondary cameraXiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
Front camera2.1 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHLNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTMLHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face recognition (unlock)
Other features- Colors: White, Green, Blue, Red
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- MIUI 5.0
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, Grey, Blue, Gold, Rose Gold
- 2.5D curved glass screen
- 18:9 screen
- MIUI 9
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2000 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered5V/1A=5W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Xiaomi Mi 2 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (China)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Владимир ЧапайкинXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB NFC Supported <-- ???!!!
Mauricio HernaskiNot supported, we've already changed.