Motorola Edge S vs Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition – 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 Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition 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 Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.7 in (inches) 6.67 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G
Operating System Android 10 Android 10
Resolution 1080 x 2520 pixels 1080 x 2400 pixels
RAM 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes) 6 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 64/16/2/TOF MP 64/8/5/2 MP
Front Camera 16 MP 20 MP
Battery 5000 mAh 4500 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 768G.

Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.8 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 2800 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and Gen 5 AI Engine. 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 Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition has the Qualcomm Adreno 620 graphics processor.

Battery

The Motorola Edge S battery capacity is 5000 mAh which is a 11.1% (percent) more powerful than the 4500 mAh offered by the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition. Some features include Fast charging and Non-removable.
The Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition battery include Fast charging and Non-removable.

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 Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition 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 Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition
2.5D curved glass screen 120Hz sampling rate
90 Hz refresh rate 2.5D curved glass screen
Capacitive Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass Corning Gorilla Glass 5
HDR10 HDR10
Multi-touch Multi-touch
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 Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition is coming with a 6 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 6 gigabytes.

The maximum capacity offered by the Motorola Edge S is 8 gigabytes ,which is a 33.33% bigger than the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition 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, 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 Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition with 128 gigabytes.

Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition 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 Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 64/8/5/2 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length(35 mm) of 26 mm , carrying sensor like Sony IMX686 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.9 f/2.2 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 1080p @ 120 fps
Autofocus 10x digital zoom
Continuous shooting 720p @ 960 fps
Digital image stabilization Angle of view – 120° (#2)
Digital zoom Angle of view – 83° (#3)
Exposure compensation Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Face detection Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Fourth rear camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4)
Geotagging Autofocus
HDR Continuous shooting
ISO settings Digital image stabilization
Laser autofocus (LAF) Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization Exposure compensation
Optical zoom Face detection
Panorama Focal length – 1.66 mm (#2)
PDAF (#2) Focal length – 1.94 mm (#4)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Fourth rear camera – 2 MP (macro)
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Geotagging
Scene mode HDR
Secondary rear camera – 16 MP (ultra-wide angle) Image resolution – 3264 x 2448 (#2)
Self-timer ISO settings
Sensor size – 1.0 m (#2) Macro mode
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) Macro shooting distance – 2 cm (#4)
Touch focus Macro shooting distance – 2 cm (#4)
White balance settings Optical image stabilization
Panorama
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Pixel size – 1.12 m (#2)
Pixel size – 1.12 m (#3)
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Pixel size – 1.75 m (#4)
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Self-timer
Sensor version – GalaxyCore GC02M1 (#3)
Sensor version – GalaxyCore GC02M1 (#4)
Sensor version – OmniVision OV8856 (#2)
Sensor size – 1/4″ (#2)
Sensor size – 1/5″ (#3)
Sensor size – 1/5″ (#4)
Third rear camera – 5 MP (depth-sensing)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

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

The Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition has a 20 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Motorola Edge S Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition
16 MP 20 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 Angle of view – 83° (#2)
Aperture:f/2.0 (#2) Aperture:f/2.2
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.4 (#2)
HDR Face unlock
Pixel size:0.9 µm /0.000900 mm HDR
Secondary front camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle) Pixel size – 1.75 m (#2)
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm
Secondary front camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Sensor version – GalaxyCore GC02M1 (#2)
Sensor model:Samsung S5K3T2

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 Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
Built-in 5G modem EDGE
EDGE GPRS
GPRS HSPA+
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) LTE
LTE Cat 20 Snapdragon X52 modem
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 Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition price tag is $280

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