Motorola Edge S vs Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G – Review, specifications and prices

The new Motorola Edge S phone has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 64 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor chipset and a battery of 5000 mAh. On other side, the Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.7 in (inches) 6.57 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G
Operating System Android 10 Android 10
Resolution 1080 x 2520 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
RAM 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes) 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 64/16/2/TOF MP 48/8/5/2 MP
Front Camera 16 MP 16 MP
Battery 5000 mAh 4160 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Motorola Edge S runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 3.2 GHz Kryo 585, 3 cores of 2.4 GHz Kryo 585 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 385. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 3200 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on Android 10 operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 is a better chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G.

Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.4 GHz Kryo 475, 1 core of 2.2 GHz Kryo 475 and 6 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 475. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2400 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on Android 10 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Motorola Edge S is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 650 gpu in the interior and the Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G has the Qualcomm Adreno 620 graphics processor.

Battery

The Motorola Edge S battery capacity is 5000 mAh which is a 20.1% (percent) more powerful than the 4160 mAh offered by the Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G. Some features include Fast charging and Non-removable.
The Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable and Qualcomm quick charge 3.5.

Screen

The smartphone is using a IPS display with 1080 x 2520 pixels and a screen size of 6.7 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.57 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Motorola Edge S is a 1.9% bigger than Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G
2.5D curved glass screen 2.5D curved glass screen
90 Hz refresh rate AI Dynamic Skyscaping
Capacitive Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass Corning Gorilla Glass
HDR10 Multi-touch
Multi-touch Night mode 2.0
Scratch resistant Scratch resistant
Vlog mode

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Motorola Edge S is carrying a ram memory of 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.

The Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G is coming with a 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 1866 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 6 gigabytes.

At the more expensive edition, both phone present the same ram capacity:8 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Motorola Edge S comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 128 gigabytes.

The max storage capacity offered by the Motorola Edge S is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G with 128 gigabytes.

Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Motorola Edge S rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 64/16/2/TOF MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.7 f/2.2 f/2.0 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 48/8/5/2 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 26 mm , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.2 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 1080p @ 120 fps
Autofocus 720p @ 960fps
Continuous shooting Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Digital image stabilization Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Digital zoom Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4)
Exposure compensation Autofocus
Face detection Continuous shooting
Fourth rear camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera Digital image stabilization
Geotagging Digital zoom
HDR Exposure compensation
ISO settings Face detection
Laser autofocus (LAF) Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 13 mm (#2)
Optical image stabilization Fourth rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Optical zoom Geotagging
Panorama HDR
PDAF (#2) ISO settings
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Macro mode
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Optical image stabilization
Scene mode Optical zoom
Secondary rear camera – 16 MP (ultra-wide angle) Panorama
Self-timer Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Sensor size – 1.0 m (#2) Pixel size – 1.12 µm (#2)
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) Pixel size – 1.12 µm (#3)
Touch focus Pixel size – 1.75 m (#4)
White balance settings Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Self-timer
Sensor size – 1/4″ (#2)
Third rear camera – 5 MP (macro)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Motorola Edge S comes with a 16 MP in the front.

The Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G has a 16 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G
16 MP 16 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 Angle of view – 117°
Aperture:f/2.0 (#2) Aperture:f/2.5
Face unlock Face unlock
HDR HDR
Pixel size:0.9 µm /0.000900 mm Panorama
Secondary front camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle) Pixel size:1 µm /0.001000 mm
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor)

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
Built-in 5G modem EDGE
EDGE GPRS
GPRS HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) LTE
LTE Cat 20 Snapdragon X52 modem
UMTS(384 kbit/s) UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Motorola Edge S price is $300 (6 GB + 128 GB) or $350 ($8 GB + 128 GB) or $400 (8 GB + 256 GB) and the Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G price tag is $380-400

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