Motorola Moto G6 and Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro are the two smartphones in 2018 that are competing neck to neck with each other. Motorola and Xiaomi both have been best selling smartphone companies from the past few years and with Moto G series being one of the best budget smartphone series since the launch of first Moto G, Redmi Note 5 Pro holds a great competition to it confusing a number of buyers like you to select the best among them. While the Redmi Note 5 series have been providing the best features in the budget range, people opt for Motorola because of its built quality and hardware.
Here, at Best Mobile Comparisons, we try to help you select the best smartphone from the two considered phones in each article based on end user’s perspective, value and features. We do not dig deeply in the technical stuff and try to give a brief introduction of what are the main differences in the two phones and why you should select the recommended one.
Now lets compare some features of both the phones that will actually matter to you as end users.
Lets talk about one of the most important thing that matters when you are purchasing a new smartphone, your budget. Moto G6 is available for 13999 – 15999 and Redmi Note 5 Pro is available from 14999 – 16999. This makes both the phones in the same budget range. We always recommend a phone with higher RAM, so the 15999 model of Moto G6 should be selected. As for Redmi Note 5 Pro, the 14999 model is good enough with 4 GB of RAM for a normal usage. But if you are a gamer, go with the higher model with 6GB RAM.
Reasons to choose Motorola Moto G6 over Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro
Reasons to chose Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro
Its a very tough competition and both the phones are great in the budget range. But our selection is going to be Motorola Moto G6 (64 GB). We selected it because it provides Stock Android which can be customized to any extent. The build quality is great and can be used a little roughly. The design makes the phone look premium. Though Redmi Note 5 Pro gives better specs, but a little less premium feel in your hands.
|FEATURES||MOTO G6||REDMI NOTE5|
|Ambient light sensor||No||Yes|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||3000||4000|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.20||Yes, v 5.00|
|Camera Front Flash||Yes||Yes|
|Camera Rear Flash||Yes||Yes|
|Colours||Indigo Black||Black, Gold, Lake Blue, Rose Gold|
|Dimensions (mm)||154.50 x 72.30 x 8.30||158.60 x 75.40 x 8.05|
|Expandable storage type||microSD||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||128||128|
|Number of SIMs||2||2|
|Operating System||Android 8.0 Oreo||Android 7.1.1|
|Processor||1.8GHz octa-core||1.8GHz octa-core|
|Processor make||Snapdragon 450||Snapdragon 636|
|Resolution||1080×2160 pixels||1080×2160 pixels|
|Screen size (inches)||5.7||5.99|
|SIM 1 Type||Nano-SIM||Nano-SIM|
|SIM 2 Type||Nano-SIM||Nano-SIM|
|Wi-Fi Standards Supported||802.11 a/b/g/n||802.11 b/g/n/ac|