Motorola Edge S vs Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro – Review, specifications and prices

The new Motorola Edge S device 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 POCO M2 Pro 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 POCO M2 Pro
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.7 in (inches) 6.67 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G
Operating System Android 10 Android 10
Resolution 1080 x 2520 pixels 1080 x 2400 pixels
RAM 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes) 4 GB (gigabytes) or 6 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 64 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 5000 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 720G.

Meanwhile, the Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.3 GHz Kryo 465 and 6 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 465. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2300 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 POCO M2 Pro has the Qualcomm Adreno 618,750 MHz (megahertz) graphics processor.

Battery

The Motorola Edge S battery capacity is 5000 mAh, which is the same as Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro. Some features include Fast charging and Non-removable.
The Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro battery include Fast charging, Non-removable and 33W in-box charger.

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 POCO M2 Pro is featuring a IPS display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.67 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Motorola Edge S is a 0.4% bigger than Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Motorola Edge S Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro
2.5D curved glass screen 1500:1 contrast ratio
90 Hz refresh rate 2.5D curved glass screen
Capacitive 450 cd/m² typical brightness
Corning Gorilla Glass 84% NTSC
HDR10 Capacitive
Multi-touch Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Scratch resistant Oleophobic coating
Scratch resistant
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification

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 POCO M2 Pro is coming with a 4 GB (gigabytes) or 6 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Motorola Edge S gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro.

The maximum capacity offered by the Motorola Edge S is 8 gigabytes ,which is a 33.33% bigger than the Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro with 6 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, the Motorola Edge S gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro.

The max storage capacity offered by the Motorola Edge S is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro with 128 gigabytes.

Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro gets you or 64 GB (gigabytes) 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 POCO M2 Pro rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 48/8/5/2 MP , the flash type is LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 13 mm (#2) , 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 POCO M2 Pro
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 2 cm shooting distance (#4)
Autofocus Angle of view – 119° (#2)
Continuous shooting Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Digital image stabilization Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Digital zoom Autofocus
Exposure compensation Digital image stabilization
Face detection Digital zoom
Fourth rear camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera Exposure compensation
Geotagging Face detection
HDR Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 13 mm (#2)
ISO settings Fourth rear camera – 5MP (macro)
Laser autofocus (LAF) GalaxyCore GC8034 model also available(#2)
Optical image stabilization Geotagging
Optical zoom HDR
Panorama ISO settings
PDAF (#2) Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Panorama
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Scene mode Pixel size – 1.12 m (#2)
Secondary rear camera – 16 MP (ultra-wide angle) Pixel size – 1.12 m (#4)
Self-timer Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Sensor size – 1.0 m (#2) Pixel size – 1.75 m (#3)
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) Scene mode
Touch focus Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide)
White balance settings Self-timer
Sensor version – GalaxyCore GC02M1 (#3)
Sensor version – OmniVision OV8856 (#2)
Sensor version – Samsung S5K5E9 (#4)
Sensor size – 1/4″ (#2)
Sensor size – 1/5″ (#3)
Third rear camera – 2MP (depth-sensing)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

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

The Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro has a 16 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Motorola Edge S Xiaomi POCO M2 Pro
16 MP 16 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 Aperture:f/2.0
Aperture:f/2.0 (#2) Face detection
Face unlock Face unlock
HDR HDR
Pixel size:0.9 µm /0.000900 mm Pixel size:1 µm /0.001000 mm
Secondary front camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle) Sensor model:OmniVision OV16A1Q

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 POCO M2 Pro
5G NSA EDGE
5G SA EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
Built-in 5G modem GPRS
EDGE HSPA+
GPRS LTE Cat 12(102.0/603.0 Mbit/s)
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) TD-
LTE Cat 20 TD-SCDMA
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 POCO M2 Pro price tag is $200 (6 GB + 64 GB) or $225 (6 GB + 128 GB)

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