Compare LG Nexus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi5

Feature Comparison

  • The Screen Size on Xiaomi Mi5 is 3.0% more
  • The Internal Storage on Xiaomi Mi5 is 50.0% more
  • RAM of Xiaomi Mi5's is 33.0% more than LG Nexus 5
 
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60 /100
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77 Value For Money Score
91 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.95 inch 5.15 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
445 PPI 428 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
2.3GHz 1.8GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Qualcomm Snapdragon 820   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
2GB 3GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 Adreno 530   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 16MP   
Front Camera Resolution
1MP 4MP   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Photo Sphere, Optical Image Stabilization Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face/Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.4 KitKat Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
- MIUI 7   
OS Upgradable To
Android 7.0 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB USB Type C   
Features
- Fingerprint Scanner, InfraRed (IR) Blaster, GPS   
Dimensions (mm)
69.17 x 137.84 x 8.59 144.50 x 69.20 x 7.25   
Weight
130 grams 129 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, White, Red Black, White, Gold   
Build Material
- Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 25.18GB   
Card Slot
No No   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2300mAh 3000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
Yes   
Fast Charging
- Yes, Quick Charge 3.0   

LG Nexus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi5 Specs

Specs
LG Nexus 5Xiaomi Mi5  
Screen Size 4.95 inch5.15 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP16MP  
RAM 2GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 2300mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1MP4MP  

Xiaomi Mi5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Bright and sharp Full HD display with Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • Powerful chip with 3GB RAM gives excellent overall performance
  • Powerful 16MP camera with OIS can record videos up to 4k
  • Gorgeous design with Glass on front and back of the phone and Metal sides
  • Decent battery life with USB Type-C port that also supports Quick Charge 3.0
The Bad
  • No option to expand storage
  • Slightly bloated MIUI
  • Delayed or no Android software updates

LG Nexus 5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Excellent display with accurate colour reproduction
  • Compact size of the smartphone makes it very handy to use
  • Being a Nexus device, guaranteed to be one of the fastest to receive Android updates
  • Butter smooth performance
  • Much improved camera when compared to previous generations of Nexus devices
The Bad
  • Lacks Micro SD expansion so the 16GB internal storage is rather poor
  • The Loudspeaker at the bottom performs dissapointingly
  • Battery life is very eccentric
  • The power button is inconveniently placed
  • The back of the phone is prone to picking up lots of oil smudges and gets dirty

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