Indian smartphone market has recently witnessed some hot launches in the 5-inch screen size category, moreover the common dilemma of faced by a common buyer is yet another thing to keep in mind, a descriptive comparison between the big names in this series might be helpful for a common buyer , so here is initiative to help a common man get the best out of his invested money.
ASUS ZENFONE 5:
The ZenFone 5 from Asus is bundled with the Android 4.3 KitKat version of operating system, but it can be updated to Android 4.4 KitKat. This device comes with a 5 inches display as well, this one rendering a screen resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The display, in this case, is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. The processor that powers the smartphone works at 2.0 GHz and it is apired up with an Intel Atom chipset. The device supports 2 GB of RAM and 5 GB of internal memory space (if you choose to use a microSD card, you can expand this memory by up to 64 GB).
The primary camera has only 8 MP, but the secondary camera is also a 2 MP model – as we saw on the Xiaomi Mi3. The battery unit is a Lithium model with a capacity of 2110 mAh – the battery is estimated to last around 18.5 hours of talking time (or 353 hours of stand-by time).
If you want to buy the Asus ZenFone 5, you can find this handset at the price of $181.50.
Asus Zenfone user rating :- 4.6/5
The Xiaomi Mi3 runs on the Android 4.3 operating system which is paired up with the MIUI 5 user interface. This device is equipped with an IPS display measuring 5 inches which comes with a full HD screen resolution and an aspect ratio of 16:9. The processor that powers the smartphone works at 2.3 GHz and it is paired up with a Snapdragon chipset from Qualcomm and Adreno GPU. The processor is backed up by 2 GB of RAM which ensures a smooth performance.
The battery unit housed by the Xiaomi Mi3 is a Li-Ion model which is estimated to last around 25 hours of talking time, 500 hours of stand-by time, 21 hours of internet browsing time and 50 hours of music play. Xiaomi equips this handset with a 13 MP primary camera, while the secondary camera has 2 MP.
If you like Xiaomi’s Mi3 and you want to purchase it, you can find it at the price of $296.00.
Xiaomi Mi3 user rating :- 4.9/5
Hence keeping in mind the after purchase customer support , and if the factor is a necessity we advise you to go for Asus Zenfone on the other hand power users can certainly opt for the Chinese Mega giant Xiaomi Mi3, and a monster in your pocket is guaranteed irrespective of your choice.
Although Xiaomi is one of the best phone which conquered the market within a short-time but Being a chinese company somewhere Indian youngsters lack confidence to purchase it.
However, I suggest that Xiaomi Mi3 is a better option because feature is every time a king.