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Xiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China) vs Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Xiaomi Redmi 6A vs Motorola Moto G5 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Motorola Moto G5 XXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)06Points
Xiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)
5.45"
IPS

720x1440

13
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

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09PointsMotorola Moto G5 (XT1672)Compare Xiaomi Redmi 6A X
Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
5"
IPS

1080x1920

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2800
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)

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!

Redmi 6A (32GB China)6 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)vsMoto G5 (XT1672)9 Advantages Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
+2Ghz 64bit Quad-Core42%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.4Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+3GB LPDDR350%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
vs2GB LPDDR3
+8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)14%
Thinner
vs9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)
+5.45"9%
Larger screen
vs5"
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+3000 mAh7%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2800 mAh
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum body, glass front, aluminum back with plastic endsAdvantage
More resistant material
720x1440 pixelsvs+1080x1920 pixels100%
Higher resolution screen
295 PPIvs+441 PPI49%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
f/2.2 (aperture)vs+f/2.0 (aperture)10%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint (front-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Li-Ion (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
2 slots Dual-SIM
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
vs+2 slots Dual-SIM
(dedicated slot)Advantage
With more SIM card slots you can have more operators and choose which one to use
Not supportedvs+Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

35 Common items in both devices
32GB (22GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
145 grams (5.08 ounces)
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
(back) 13MP
+28 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
ModelRedmi 6A (32GB China)Moto G5 (XT1672)
Other model names红米6A, Xiaomi 6A 3GB RAM + 32GB (Hybrid slot), Xiaomi CactusLenovo Moto G5 Dual-Sim (32GB + 2GB RAM), Motorola Cedric
Country or region availableChinaHong Kong
China, Hong Kong
Brazil
Brazil
BrandXiaomiMotorola
Release dateJune, 2018March, 2017
Depth8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)71.5 x 147.5 millimeters (2.81 x 5.81 in)73 x 144.3 millimeters (2.87 x 5.68 in)
Weight145 grams (5.08 ounces)145 grams (5.08 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum body, glass front, aluminum back with plastic ends
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
System (OS)Xiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 8.1 Oreo
HardwareXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6762M Helio A22 (12nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937 (28nm)
CPU processor2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GE8300Qualcomm Adreno 505 450Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (22GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
32GB (22GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.45" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~72.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~65.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1440 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)295 PPI441 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networksXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 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 networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkM1804C3CC/M1804C3CE/M1804C3CT versions:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4

M1804C3CC/M1804C3CE/M1804C3CT versions:
LTE (Bands 1,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat4 700/850/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,28)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkM1804C3CC/M1804C3CE/M1804C3CT versions:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Not supported
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat4

M1804C3CC/M1804C3CE/M1804C3CT versions:
LTE (Bands 1,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
VoLTE
Not supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE
CallingXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
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
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 on both cameras
2ª cameraXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, 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 A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face unlock
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Grey, Blue, Gold, Rose Gold
- 2.5D curved glass screen
- 18:9 screen
- MIUI 9
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Lunar Grey, Fine Gold
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh2800 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5V/1A=5WGK40 / 10W
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateXiaomi Redmi 6A (32GB China)Motorola Moto G5 (XT1672)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered