There is just one day of difference between the launch of Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 and Apple iPhone X, and it is not a case. These two phones are the perfect rival, they have several things in common but they belong to two different worlds. So which is it worth buying? It is hard to understand it, and this is the comparison that will explain to you which is better.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 vs Apple iPhone X: Design
Apple has been inspired by Xiaomi for the realization of the design of this phone. Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 has a full bezel less design with the highest screen to body ratio ever seen on a mobile device. The design is made of ceramic for the back cover and metal for the frame. Apple iPhone X is made of glass and metal and it is bezel less as well, but it has a lower screen to body ratio than its opponent. We prefer the design of Xiaomi Mi Mix 2.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 vs Apple iPhone X: Display
There is a big difference between these displays. Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 has a 5.99 inch IPS panel with an 18:9 aspect ratio, a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels. Bright colors, sharp images, but Apple iPhone X is way better. It has a 5.8 inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 2436 x 1125 pixels and the support to HDR technology for richer colors. It is one of the best displays with very accurate colors and a higher level of detail than its opponent.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 vs Apple iPhone X: Hardware
Even if Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 has the best hardware ever seen on an Android phone, Apple iPhone X wins on this side too. The first has an octa core Snapdragon 835 SoC, 6 or 8 GB of RAM (depending on the variant) and 64, 128 or 256 GB of internal storage. The opponent has an hexa core Apple A11 Bionic processor together with 3 GB of RAM and 64 or 256 GB of storage. iPhone X is faster and more stable with every app thanks to the better optimization of iOS.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 vs Apple iPhone X: Camera
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 has a 12 MP Sony IMX386 sensor as the main camera, which is one of the best sensors for mobile photography. Apple iPhone X has a dual camera with a 12 MP resolution. Both capture photos rich of details and with well-balanced colors, but iPhone X is better, in every light condition.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 vs Apple iPhone X: Battery
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 lasts way more than Apple iPhone X with its 4400 mAh battery. You can always do more than one day of intensive use, no matter how you stress your phone. On the other hand iPhone X has not an insufficient battery life and it is good too: with this phone you can almost always do one day of use. Note that there are not enough tests to establish the exact battery life of these devices.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 vs Apple iPhone X: Price
Apple iPhone X wins this comparison, but note that in terms of price Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is much more convenient. Its price will start from about 600 euros, while iPhone X will be available at at least 999 euros.