Comparison: OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi6 Which mobile phone should I buy?

OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi6

With the arrival of the OnePlus 5, many people went crazy over the mobile. It was to be hoped that we would begin to compare them with the others of high range  to know if it is at the level of the others. In this case, we will face two Chinese titans, two brands that are giving talk, in one corner we will have the Xiaomi Mi6 and the other, the new OnePlus 5. This comparison will be very good, as we will know that Chinese is the Chinese Look for that nation’s badge.

Which Chinese high-end mobile will be better?

We have to say that the specifications of both phones are very similar. They differ in minimal things, since in the design also look like, without further ado, let’s start with the comparative.

OnePlus 5 Vs Xiaomi Mi6


OnePlus 5

Xiaomi Mi6

Screen AMOLED 5.5 “1080 × 1920 Pixel IPS 5.15 “1080 × 1920 Pixel
Processor Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
CPU Octa-core (4 × 2.45 GHz Kryo & 4 × 1.9 GHz Kryo) Octa-core (4 × 2.45 GHz Kryo & 4 × 1.9 GHz Kryo)
GPU Adreno 540 Adreno 540
Battery 3300 mAh 3350 mAh
Frontal camera 16 MP 1080p, Auto HDR 8 MP, 1080p
Rear Cameras 16 MP, f / 1.7 + 20 MP, f / 2.6 dual-LED flash Dual 12 MP (27mm, f / 1.8, OIS 4-axis & 52mm, f / 2.6), autofocus, dual-LED
MicroSD card Do not Do not

These are the most outstanding specifications that are found in each mobile, we can appreciate the difference of each one. However, they have many similarities, the battery is different by something minimal, the screen also changes in both mobiles, in the Mi6 is a little smaller, although, in our opinion this remains in the tastes of each person. On the other hand, the front camera is another change that we see reflected in the OnePlus 5 is 16 MP and in the Xiaomi M6 is 8MP.

Design of both mobiles

At first glance, they are terminals that aesthetically look alike. Although, one does not have to be a lover of technology to see that the OnePlus 5 closely resembles the iPhone 7. One important thing we see in the design is that the OnePlus 5 has a 3.5mm Jack and the Xiaomi Mi6 does not. Why, the Xiaomi is water resistant , compared to the OnePlus 5. Both terminals have excellent cameras, of that there is no doubt, some people have even claimed that the OnePlus 5 is superior to the other terminal.

Fast charge

fast charge

In this, the mobile that promises is the OnePlus 5 that has technology DashCharger , in a comparative the OP5 leaves on the ground to Xiaomi. DashCharger technology is one of the most advanced, in 30 minutes can charge up to 43% battery. So if you are looking for a mobile that loads absurdly fast, the OnePlus 5 is the one who wins the game in this case.


Both terminals handle a similar price, currently can be found in the market for the same price of 499 Euros . However, the OnePlus 5 increases to 559 Euros in its most expensive and powerful version.

Which one should I buy?

Both phones are a good option to buy. The OnePlus 5 is the new phone that is giving of talk, however, it is a matter of taste and is reflected in the operating system, the Xiaomi has Android 7.1.1 interface with MIUI 8, while the OnePlus 5 account With 7.1.1 under OxygenOS. If you still hesitate, in our opinion, we recommend the new OnePlus mobile, as it offers a little more than the Xiaomi.

OnePlus 5 leaves Xiaomi on the ground mi6

OnePlus is a virtually new brand that has made its way in the world of mobile phones for its good terminals, but Xiaomi is practically everything (does not mean that it is bad), at the end of the day, users rely more on Mobile phones that “surprise” or some, so they just hit the market. It is up to the person to choose the one they liked the most.

Which would you buy? 


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