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Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB) vs Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)

Side by side comparison between Xiaomi Mi 9 vs Motorola Moto G 5G Plus phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)
6.39"
AMOLED

1080x2340

48
MP

20mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
14PointsMotorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)Compare Xiaomi Mi 9 X
Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
6.7"
IPS

1080x2520

48
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Mi 9 (64GB)13 Advantages Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)vsMoto G 5G Plus (64GB)14 Advantages Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
+2.84GHz 64bit Octa-Core10%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.4GHz 64bit Octa-Core
+6GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs4GB LPDDR4X
+173 grams (6.06 ounces)20%
Lighter
vs207 grams (7.25 ounces)
+7.61 millimeters (0.3 inches)27%
Thinner
vs9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)
+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsLTPS IPS LCD
+(triple camera) 48MP + 16MP + 12MP21%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 2MP
+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
vsOnly digital zoom
+27W35%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
vs20W
+Qi wireless chargingAdvantage
Wireless charging is another way to charge the battery.
vsNot supported
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+Gorilla Glass 6Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
1080x2340 pixelsvs+1080x2520 pixels8%
Higher resolution screen
403 PPIvs+409 PPI1%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
6.39"vs+6.7"5%
Larger screen
f/1.8 (aperture)vs+f/1.7 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 20MPvs+(dual front camera) 16MP + 8MP20%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 10vs+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
4G+ LTE-Avs+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbpsvs+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps95%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Type-C jack with 3.5mm jack adaptervs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3300 mAhvs+5000 mAh52%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
5.0 + A2DP/LEvs+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

29 Common items in both devices
64GB (50GB available) / 64GB (49GB available)
UFS 2.1
16 million
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
1/2" inches
+22 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
ModelMi 9 (64GB)Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
Other model names小米9, Xiaomi Mi9 (6GB RAM), M1902F1A, M1902F1G, M1902F1TLenovo Moto G 5G Plus XT2075, XT2075-2, XT2075-3
Country or region availableChina(Global, International)
China, (Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandXiaomiMotorola
Release date3/1/20197/8/2020, Announced: 7/7/2020
Depth7.61 millimeters (0.3 inches)9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Size (width x height)74.67 x 157.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.2 in)74 x 168.3 millimeters (2.91 x 6.63 in)
Weight173 grams (6.06 ounces)207 grams (7.25 ounces)
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)

🤖 Operating System

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
System versionAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 10
Firmware updateAndroid 10Android 11
User Interfacefeature not registeredMy UX

⚙️ Processor

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 (SM8150) (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G (SM7250-AB) (7nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84GHz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42GHz Triple-Core Kryo 485
1.78GHz Quad-Core Kryo 485
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.4GHz Single-Core Kryo 475 Prime
2.2GHz Single-Core Kryo 475 Gold
1.8GHz Hexa-Core Kryo 475 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 640 (585MHz)Qualcomm Adreno 620 (625MHz)
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredAnTuTu: 299926 (v8)
Geekbench: 1898 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 16fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)

💽 Memory and storage

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (50GB available)
UFS 2.1
64GB (49GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)

📲 Display

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDLTPS IPS LCD
Screen size6.39" inches6.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~85.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels1080x2520 pixels (21:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI409 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 6Not supported
Display featuresfeature not registered90Hz
HDR10

📶 Mobile networks

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual-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)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat16/13
VoLTE
Global version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40)
China version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat11 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedSA/NSA (1, 3, 7, 8, 28, 38, 41, 77, 78)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat11 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43)
VoLTE
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A

📷 Camera

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
48 megapixels
16MP ultrawidef/2.213mm1/3.0"1.0µmPDAF
12MP telephotof/2.254mm1/3.6"1.0µmPDAF2x-optical-zoom
(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.2118°1.12µm
5MP macrof/2.283°1.12µmAF
2MP depthf/2.287°1.75µm
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor size1/2" inches1/2" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registered1080p@60fps

📸 Front camera

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
Front camera (secondary)20 megapixels(dual front camera)
16 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.2118°1.12µm
Front camera resolution5184x3840 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered29mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size0.9µm pixel1µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedMono sound (not stereo)
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
Audio outputType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.1 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNASupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portSupportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3300 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts27W Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
20W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Piano Black, Lavender Violet, Ocean Blue
- MIUI 10
- HDR10/DCI-P3 display
- Sapphire glass camera cover
- Quick Charge 4+
- Fast wireless charging 20W
- Colors: Surfing Blue, Mystic Lilac
- TurboPower charger

☢️ Radiation rate

Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Motorola Moto G 5G Plus (64GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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