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Moto G5 Plus vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 4: Which One Is Better Under Rs 15,000?

These metal body smartphones will have a tough time convincing buyers in India. We get you a spec by spec comparison of both these smartphones on News18 Tech.

Siddhartha Sharma | News18.comSidnChips

Updated:March 15, 2017, 2:10 PM IST
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Moto G5 Plus was showcased at MWC 2017 in Barcelona. In just a couple of weeks the phone has landed on to the Indian shore and as expected has created a lot of buzz. But in this segment of smartphones in India there is already a device that has held the throne of being the best budget smartphone, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4.

These metal body smartphones will have a tough time convincing buyers in India. We get you a spec by spec comparison of both these smartphones on News18 Tech.

Also Read: Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Review With Video: The Darth Maul Phone at Rs 9,999


If you are looking for performance, both the Moto G5 Plus and the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 will not disappoint you. Both phones run on Qualcomm's tried and tested Snapdragon 625 SoC.


Both the phones sport a Full HD display, however, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 display is measured at 5.2-inches whereas the Moto G5 sports a bigger 5.5-inch display.

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Connectivity and Storage

Both smartphones have dual-SIM capabilities Xiaomi. Xiaomi just has one more model with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. Whereas the Moto G5 Plus comes in 3GB RAM/16GB Storage version and 4GB RAM/32GB Storage.

Also Read: Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Vs Moto M: There is Only One Winner Here

Operating System

The advantage with Moto G5 Plus is that it runs on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat operating system that nearly stock as compared to the Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based MIUI 8 platform that's offered with the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4.


The Moto G5 Plus comes with a 12-megapixel rear camera with dual autofocus, 4K video recording capabilities, a f/1.7 aperture and dual-LED flash. The Redmi Note 4 on the other hand, comes with a 13-megapixel camera with PDAF, full-HD video recording, f/2.0 aperture and dual-LED flash. For selfie lovers, both smartphones feature a 5-megapixel front camera.


This can be a dealbreaker for the Moto G5 Plus can be the battery. The device sports a mere 3000mAh battery as compared to a mammoth 4100mAh battery on the Xioami Redmi Note 4.

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The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is available in three variants in India - the 2GB RAM/ 32GB for Rs 9,999, the 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage model at Rs 10,999, and 4GB RAM/ 64GB version at Rs 12,999. This phone is still more affordable than the Moto G5 Plus is priced at Rs 14,999 for the 3GB RAM/ 16GB storage model and Rs 16,999 for the 4GB RAM/ 32GB version.

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| Edited by: Siddhartha Sharma
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