OnePlus 5T vs Mi Mix 2: The Complete Comparison of Affordable Flagships

Updated on 2017-11-20 by Geetansh Arora

OnePlus 5T vs Mi Mix 2 Comparison

OnePlus 5T and Mi Mix 2 are our 2 favourite flagships of this year. These smartphones cost a lot less than other flagships but have very powerful hardware and all latest features. 

Mi Mix 2 was the first phone to have a bezel-less display and started the trend of bezel-less display phones. OnePlus 5 didn't have a bezel-less display and OnePlus 5T was basically launched to update it with a bezel-less display.  

Both smartphones have beautiful designs and have a very powerful hardware. In the camera comparison, you will see that OnePlus 5T performs better than Mi Mix 2. In software comparison, you will again see OnePlus 5T performing better than Mi Mix 2. Mi Mix 2 is the better-looking device though.

Let's take a look at the comparison of OnePlus 5T and Mi Mix 2.

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Features Comparison

OnePlus 5T Features

  • 6 GB RAM | 64 GB ROM
  • 6" Full HD Display 1080p
  • Rear Camera: 16MP + 20MP Dual Camera
  • Front Camera: 16MP
  • 3300 mAh Battery
  • Best Price Rs. 32999

Mi Mix 2 Features

  • 6 GB RAM | 128 GB ROM
  • 6" Full HD+ Display 1080p
  • Rear Camera: 12MP
  • Front Camera: 5MP
  • 3400 mAh Battery
  • Best Price Rs. 29999

Pros Comparison

OnePlus 5T Pros

  • With powerful chipset and plenty of RAM, OnePlus 5T performs any task very swiftly.
  • The dual camera on the back performs well and gives a nice bokeh effect to your photos.
  • The AMOLED Display is vibrant and accurate. It is probably the best 1080p display you will find on a smartphone.
  • The battery, though not high rated, gives a good backup, thanks to efficient chipset and AMOLED display.
  • OnePlus Dash charging is crazy quick. It can charge your phone from 0 to 100% in just 60 minutes.

Mi Mix 2 Pros

  • The design is stunning. The ceramic body makes the phone feel solid in hand.
  • The 5.99 inch bezel-less display on the front looks gorgeous.
  • The performance is top notch thanks to the powerful hardware inside.
  • The back camera performance is decent. Camera is capable to taking very nice shots.
  • Fast charging is supported.

Cons Comparison

OnePlus 5T Cons

  • OnePlus 5T is not water resistant, something we expect in a phone in the range of 30K.

Mi Mix 2 Cons

  • There is no headphone jack which is disappointing.
  • Unconventional and not the best positioning of front camera.

Ratings Comparison

OnePlus 5T

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Mi Mix 2

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Value For Money Rating of Mix 2

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Specifications Comparison

OnePlus 5T Mi Mix 2
Operating System Android 7.1.1 Android 7.1
Chipset Snapdragon 835 Snapdragon 835
Memory(RAM) 6GB 6GB
Intenal Storage 64GB 128GB
Expandable Storage No MicroSD Slot No MicroSD Slot
Primary Camera 16MP + 20MP Dual Camera 12MP
Front Camera 16MP 5MP
Battery Capacity 3300mAh 3400mAh
Dual Sim Yes Yes
Hybrid Sim Slot No No
Screen Size 6 5.99
Screen Resolution Full HD 1080p Full HD+ 1080p
NFC Yes Yes
USB Type C Yes Yes
3.5mm Audio Jack Yes No
Fingerprint Sensor Yes Yes
4G VOLTE Yes Yes
Weight 162gm 185gm
Thickness 7.3mm 7.7mm

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So this was the comparison of OnePlus 5T vs Mi Mix 2. We hope it was helpful for our users. If you need something different then go for Mi Mix 2 and if you need a phone which performs well in every department then go for OnePlus 5T.

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