Motorola Edge S vs Xiaomi Mi 11 – 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 11 also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

Motorola

Specifications

Feature Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Mi 11
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.7 in (inches) 6.81 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
Operating System Android 10 Android 10
Resolution 1080 x 2520 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
RAM 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes) 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 64/16/2/TOF MP 108/13/5 MP
Front Camera 16 MP 20 MP
Battery 5000 mAh 4600 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 less powerful chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888.

Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Mi 11 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Cortex-A78, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Cortex-A78 and 3 cores of 1.8GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,6th Gen AI Engine,Game Turbo 4.0,LiquidCool 2.0 Vapor Chamber,6-stack graphite layer and Graphene layer. 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 11 has the Adreno 660,840 MHz (megahertz) graphics processor.

Battery

The Motorola Edge S battery capacity is 5000 mAh which is a 8.6% (percent) more powerful than the 4600 mAh offered by the Xiaomi Mi 11. Some features include Fast charging and Non-removable.
The Xiaomi Mi 11 battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Dual Cell battery, 55W fast charging, 50W wireless charging, 10W reverse wireless charging, Power Delivery 3.0, Quick Charge 3+ and Quick Charge 4+.

Screen

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

Meanwhile the Xiaomi Mi 11 is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.81 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Motorola Edge S is a 1.6% smaller than Xiaomi Mi 11 screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Mi 11
2.5D curved glass screen 100% DCI-P3
90 Hz refresh rate 120Hz refresh rate
Capacitive 480Hz touch sampling rate
Corning Gorilla Glass 4D curved glass screen
HDR10 5000000:1
Multi-touch Capacitive
Scratch resistant Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
Delta-E 0.41
DotDisplay with TrueColor
HDR10+
JNCD 0.38
MEMC (Motion Estimation Motion Compensation)
Multi-touch
Peak brightness – 1500 cd/m²
Scratch resistant
SGS Eye Care Display Certification
Typical brightness – 900 cd/m²

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 11 is coming with a 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 3200 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Motorola Edge S gives a 33.3% more ram memory capacity than Xiaomi Mi 11.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Motorola Edge S is 8 gigabytes ,which is a 50% smaller than the Xiaomi Mi 11 with 12 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.

At the more expensive edition, both smartphones present the same built-in storage capacity:256 gigabytes.

Xiaomi Mi 11 gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 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.

Motorola

Meanwhile the Xiaomi Mi 11 rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 108/13/5 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , carrying sensor like Samsung S5K3T2 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

Xiaomi
Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Mi 11
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) AI 2.0
Autofocus Angle of view – 123° (#2)
Continuous shooting Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Digital image stabilization Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Digital zoom Autofocus
Exposure compensation Autofocus – 3 cm-10cm (#3)
Face detection Continuous autofocus
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) Face unlock
Optical image stabilization Geotagging
Optical zoom HDR
Panorama ISO settings
PDAF (#2) Laser autofocus (LAF)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Night Mode 2.0
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 – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) Scene mode
Touch focus Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
White balance settings Self-timer
Third rear camera – 5 MP (telepmacro)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

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

The Xiaomi Mi 11 has a 20 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Mi 11
16 MP 20 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 Aperture:f/2.4
Aperture:f/2.0 (#2) Face unlock
Face unlock HDR
HDR Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Pixel size:0.9 µm /0.000900 mm Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm
Secondary front camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle) Sensor model:Samsung S5K3T2
Sensor type:ISOCELL

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 11
5G NSA 4×4 MIMO
5G SA 5G NSA
Built-in 5G modem 5G SA
EDGE Built-in 5G modem
GPRS EDGE
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) GPRS
LTE Cat 20 Ho RxD
UMTS(384 kbit/s) HPUE
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
LTE Cat 20
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 11 price tag is $610 (8 GB + 128 GB) or $660 (8 GB + 256 GB) or $720 (12 GB + 256 GB

——————————————————
——————————————————