After about eight months we have seen how Xiaomi has presented the successor of the Xiaomi Mi 5: we are talking about Xiaomi Mi 5S. In fact, this is aevolution of the previous device, so we can say that, in large part, a makeover. Despite everything, there are some differences tangible, both from the point of view aesthetic that from the point of view hardware, which we will analyze in our article with a quick comparisonspeed test.

Xiaomi Mi 5S vs Mi 5: glass and metal compared!

The first difference between the two devices we can see with the naked eye: back shell made of glass for the Xiaomi Mi 5 e metal for the "newborn" Xiaomi I 5S.

Ergonomically, though both the devices are shown rather slippery, I found a better grip on I 5S.

Xiaomi Mi 5S vs Mi 5

In addition, the new smartphone of the Asian house presents a front glass to protect the display with curl 2.5D that does not bring tangible benefits, if not from an aesthetic point of view. The dimensions, cosím come il weight, they remain unchanged and certainly make the device one of the most manageable on the market today, as well as for its predecessor.

Xiaomi Mi 5S: Snapdragon 821, 3 GB RAM LPDDR4, 64 GB UFS 2.0

Going to the hardware compartment, on the new one Xiaomi Mi 5S we find the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 821. We talk about an evolution of the Snapdragon 820, adopted by My 5: in fact, architecture remains unchanged quad-core with 2 Kryo cluster.

In terms of CPU performance, Xiaomi he opted for the same maximum clock on both devices, that is 2.15 GHz, while the lower cluster rises from 1.6 GHz of My 5 ai 2.0 GHz offered by I 5S.

Xiaomi Mi 5S vs Mi 5

This choice, according to the Asian company, would have been dictated by ensuring the best relationship between performance ed autonomy. Just talking about this, we find an integrated battery not removable from 3200 mAh per I 5S by virtue of the 3000 mAh of My 5. For both devices there is support for Qualcomm rapid charging standard Quick Charge 3.0.

Still talking about hardware, the variants in question are present 3 GB di RAM of type L with frequency a 1866 MHz e 64 GB internal memory type UFS 2.0. A door is present centrally at the bottom, on both devices USB Type-C 2.0 with support OTG.

Xiaomi Mi 5S vs Mi 5: which is the fastest in daily use?

Leaving out the pure numbers, we have tested both devices in the opening of three applications such as Facebook, Instagram e Twitter, an app that most users use on a daily basis.

Also, not to disappoint those interested in the pure numbers provided by benchmarking, we also entered the test Antutu. To know how they behave, the two devices, you just have to find out in our video.

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