30points

Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB

61points

Xiaomi Mi A1

Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
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Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB vs Xiaomi Mi A1

Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1
30
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61
points

Why is Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB better than Xiaomi Mi A1?

  • 20g lighter
    145gvs165g
  • Has a removable battery
  • 13.8mm narrower
    62mmvs75.8mm
  • 29.4mm shorter
    126mmvs155.4mm
  • 7.33% less body volume
    79.68cm³vs85.989036cm³
  • Has a HDMI output

Why is Xiaomi Mi A1 better than Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB?

  • 1.54x more battery power
    3080mAhvs2000mAh
  • 2.35x faster CPU speed
    8 x 2GHzvs4 x 1.7GHz
  • 17.84% higher pixel density
    403ppivs342ppi
  • 27.91% bigger screen size
    5.5"vs4.3"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs2GB
  • 1.85x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs13MP
  • 2.25x higher resolution
    1080 x 1920pxvs720 x 1280px
  • 2.5x more megapixels (front camera)
    5MPvs2MP

Top specs and features

Design

1.Weather sealed
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.thickness

10.2mm

7.3mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.weight

145g

165g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.width

62mm

75.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

126mm

155.4mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

79.68cm³

85.99cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

342ppi

403ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

4.3"

5.5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.Has an AMOLED display
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

For example

Huawei Honor Magic 2

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.Has integrated graphics
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

3.Has out-of-order execution
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

For example

ZTE Blade V8 16GB

4.Has AES
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

2GB

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

For example

Nokia 8.1

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

2MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/2.2

f/2.6 & f/2.2

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Umidigi One Max

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a radio
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

2000mAh

3080mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Oppo A7

3.wireless charging
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Umidigi One Max

4.has a removable battery
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

5.Supports fast charging
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

6.has a battery level indicator
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1
2.Has offline voice recognition
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1
5.Is free and open source
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

6.Has sharing intents
Xiaomi MI-2S 16GB
Xiaomi Mi A1

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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