Summary: Xiaomi, the much hyped handset of 2014 has launched another flagship device Mi Note Pro with latest hardware. The device is ruling the premium smartphone market and targeting iPhone 6 Plus at first attempt.
This write-up takes a closer look at the specs of both devices, so figure out which one you should buy (Mi Note Pro VS iPhone 6 Plus).
Xiaomi has launched Mi Note Pro that would go on sale in later March this year and its pricing is still very controversial in India. This device is thinner and lighter than iPhone 6 Plus, but has a larger screen, while Apple still seems to be the godfather of quality products.
Both devices are rapidly expanding their business globally. Mi Note Pro is adding more fans to its list while iPhone 6 Plus is already a hit among buyers even worldwide. So a close look might help you to decide which device is better and why.
Design and display
The Mi Note comes with a 5.7” screen that is bigger than the 5.5” iPhone 6 Plus, and it’s a full HD display with 2560 x 1440 resolution. iPhone 6 Plus also has a great design with round edges making it very handy.
iPhone 6 Plus’s display is amazingly stunning with colour quality and brightness. You will not be discontent in terms of display of both devices. Overall, both devices are doing well and above the expectations of the buyers.
The performance of any device depends on the hardware as well as software, but we’ll focus on just hardware for now. Here iPhone 6 Plus seems to be doing better with its fantastic dual core processor. The Mi Note Pro’s Snapdragon 810 is competing with Apple A8 processor and Qualcomm processors.
Mi Note Pro is supported by 4GB RAM which makes multitasking smooth, while iPhone’s 1GB RAM is not very much if you have a habit of working on multiple tabs at one time.
iPhone 6 plus runs on the iOS 8 while Mi Note Pro uses MiUI based on Android Lollipop. Both devices use a flat design while the Android comes with a different app launcher. Both softwares are user friendly and easier to use as compared to stock Android.
MiUI users can customize every aspect of a device and is very flexible.
Note Pro features you a 13MP camera with a dual tone flash and Optical Image Stabilisation, while the iPhone 6 Plus brings you a 8MP camera with Optical Image Stabilization. The Note Pro has a higher resolution that gives you beautiful photographs however.
The iPhone’s camera is a great performer and Apple leads when it comes to processing the images. You can keep your hopes high with Mi Note Pro too.
Here, Apple gives you a 2915 mAh battery while the Note Pro is powered by a 3000mAh battery. .
iPhone 6 Plus gives a decent battery life but here Mi Note Pro wins the game here if battery is your main concern.
Tech Specs of Xiaomi Mi Note Pro
Display: 5.7” with 2560*1440 resolution
OS: MiUI based on v 5.0.1 Android Lollipop
Processor: 1.5GHz quad core Cortex A-53 & 2 GHz Quad Core Cortex A-57
Camera: 13MP primary and 4MP secondary
Battery: 3000mAh battery
Tech Specs of Apple iPhone 6 Plus
OS: iOS 8
Processor: A8 chip with 64 bit architecture
Camera: 8MP iSight camera
Battery: 2915 mAh