Xiaomi has launched the successor to Mi 5 in China called Mi 6. This phone is the Chinese phone maker’s flagship device> Reports suggest it will be coming to India soon. However, it has some unlikely competition from a fellow compatriot. Lenovo-owned Motorola will be introducing the successor to Moto Z this year. Currently being referred to as Moto Z2, this phone will further the concept of modularity in smartphones. How do the two phones compare? Find out in this Motorola Moto Z2 vs Xiaomi Mi 6 comparison.
Motorola Moto Z2 vs Xiaomi Mi 6
Price in India
|Motorola Moto Z2 Price (expected)||Rs 52,000|
|Xiaomi Mi 6 Price (expected)||Rs 23,500|
There is a big gap between the two phones’ pricing. No matter what we say, it will not justify the extra cash the Moto Z2 charges over the Xiaomi Mi6. So, the Motorola Moto Z2 vs Xiaomi Mi 6 comparison sees Xiaomi Mi 6 take the lead.
|Specifications||Xiaomi Mi 6||Motorola Moto Z2|
|Processor||2.45GHz octa-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 835||2.4GHz octa-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 835|
|Internal Storage||64GB/128GB||64GB (expandable up to 2TB)|
|Display||5.15-inch Full HD (1920x1080p) resolution, LCD, 16:9 aspect ratio||5.5-inch Quad HD (2560x1440p) resolution, AMOLED, 16:9 aspect ratio|
|OS||Android 7.0 Nougat||Android 7.1 Nougat|
|Primary (rear) Camera||Dual, 12-megapixel with flash||Dual, 13-megapixel with flash|
|Battery||3350mAh||3000mAh with Turbo Charging|
The Xiaomi Mi 6 offers more RAM, more battery and two storage variants. The Motorola Moto Z2 counters with single internal storage variant, bigger and better screen and slightly higher resolution rear cameras. Calling this round of Motorola Moto Z2 vs Xiaomi Mi 6 a tie will be a good decision.
|Xiaomi Mi 6||Motorola Moto Z2|
|Dual rear cameras||Metal construction|
|Glass-metal construction||Dual rear cameras|
|6GB RAM||Water resistant|
|Two special editions||USB Type-C|
|Water resistant||Fingerprint reader on front panel|
|USB Type-C||Moto mods|
|Fingerprint reader on front panel||Bluetooth 5.0|
Both phones have a great feature list. However, the Moto Z2 has Moto Mods support. This is a trump card in Motorola’s possession. Through this, you can use Moto Z2 in a variety of ways, such as a projector. Other features being similar, the Moto Z2 wins this round of Motorola Moto Z2 vs Xiaomi Mi 6 comparison.
Motorola Moto Z2 vs Xiaomi Mi 6 Comparison – Conclusion
This comparison is a close one. With both phones winning each round, it all comes down to one factor – value for money. The Xiaomi Mi 6 costs less than Moto Z2. Both phones have similar specs . However, the Moto Z2 will come with stock Android 7.1 Nougat/O. In the end, the Xiaomi Mi 6 is the winner of this Motorola Moto Z2 vs Xiaomi Mi 6 comparison However, do stay tuned for more on both phones, only on Intellect Digest.