Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Vs Other Players in the Big Screen Smartphone Space

Time and again, Xiaomi has proven its mettle in the smartphone industry. Also, it has made its presence felt in the big screen smartphone category for the longest time ever since it launched its Xiaomi Mi Max smartphone back in May 2016. Now, the company has released the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 smartphone in India.

The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 boasts a 6.44-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display and is priced at Rs 16,999. Featuring a large display, the Mi Max 2 will go head to head with the other popular big screen mobiles in India. Here we have compared the new Xiaomi Mi Max 2 handset with the other large screen smartphone opponents.

Let’s begin.

Lenovo Phab 2 Plus

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Vs Other Players in the Big Screen Smartphone Space

Specs/Features Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Lenovo Phab 2 Plus
Display 6.44-inch Full-HD (1080p) 6.4-inch full-HD (1080p)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core SoC MediaTek MT8783 octa-core SoC
RAM 4GB RAM 3GB RAM
Camera 12MP + 12MP Rear, 5MP Front 13MP Rear, 8MP Front
Connectivity & other 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS, USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 4G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, fingerprint sensor
Battery 5300mAh 4050mAh
OS Android 7.1.1 Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Internal Storage 64GB 32GB
Price Rs 16,999 Rs 12,999

 

The Lenovo Phab 2 Plus is a very strong contender that competes against the Xiaomi Mi Max 2. Both phones share similar kind of displays with the same resolution. However, the difference is in its camera department. The Mi Max 2 comes with dual rear camera setup, whereas the Phab 2 Plus has single camera lens. Qualcomm chipset is definitely a better SoC than the one in Phab 2 Plus. Also, the camera, internal storage, connectivity options, operating system, and RAM capacity of Mi Max 2 is way better than Lenovo Phab 2 Plus. Overall, Xiaomi’s latest offering is a good deal over Phab 2 Plus.

LG Stylus 3

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Vs Other Players in the Big Screen Smartphone Space

Specs/Features Xiaomi Mi Max 2 LG Stylus 3
Display 6.44-inch Full-HD (1080p) 5.7-inch HD (720p)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core SoC MediaTek MT6750 octa-core SoC
RAM 4GB RAM 3GB RAM
Camera 12MP + 12MP Rear, 5MP Front 13MP Rear, 8MP Front
Connectivity & other 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS, USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, fingerprint sensor, Stylus Pen
Battery 5300mAh 3200mAh
OS Android 7.1.1 Android 7.0 Nougat
Internal Storage 64GB 16GB
Price Rs 16,999 Rs 16,990

 

LG Stylus 3 is another alternative for the Mi Max 2. The Stylus 3 comes with a smaller display with HD resolution. The Mi Max 2 is a clear winner in this comparison as it offers better and larger display, superior processor, memory, good camera, larger battery, and later operating system.

Oppo F3

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Vs Other Players in the Big Screen Smartphone Space

Specs/Features Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Oppo F3
Display 6.44-inch Full-HD (1080p) 5.5-inch Full-HD (1080p)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core SoC MediaTek MT6750 octa-core SoC
RAM 4GB RAM 4GB RAM
Camera 12MP + 12MP Rear, 5MP Front 13MP Rear, 13MP + 8MP Dual Front
Connectivity & other 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS, USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, fingerprint sensor
Battery 5300mAh 3200mAh
OS Android 7.1.1 Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Internal Storage 64GB 64GB
Price Rs 16,999 Rs 17,500

 

Oppo F3 features dual camera setup on the front, while the Mi Max 2 has dual camera module on the rear panel. Both phones are a good option in itself. It depends whether you like taking selfies or taking a portrait from the rear camera. Still, the Oppo F3 has upper hand over Mi Max 2 as it has the good front as well as rear camera specifications.

Gionee Marathon M5 Plus

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Vs Other Players in the Big Screen Smartphone Space

Specs/Features Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Gionee Marathon M5 Plus
Display 6.44-inch Full-HD (1080p) 6-inch Full-HD (1080p) AMOLED
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core SoC MediaTek MT6753 octa-core SoC
RAM 4GB RAM 3GB RAM
Camera 12MP + 12MP Rear, 5MP Front 13MP Rear, 5MP Front
Connectivity & other 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS, USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, fingerprint sensor
Battery 5300mAh 5020mAh
OS Android 7.1.1 Android  5.1 Lollipop
Internal Storage 64GB 64GB
Price Rs 16,999 Rs 15,999

 

Big screen, big battery and super performer are your preference in smartphones? Then it will be tough to choose from Gionee Marathon M5 Plus and Xiaomi Mi Max 2. However, Mi Max 2 offers better chipset, more RAM, latest operating system, and slightly larger battery.  So, Mi Max 2 is a better pick among these.

Vivo V5s

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Vs Other Players in the Big Screen Smartphone Space

Specs/Features Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Vivo V5s
Display 6.44-inch Full-HD (1080p) 5.5-inch HD (720p)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core SoC MediaTek MT6750 octa-core SoC
RAM 4GB RAM 4GB RAM
Camera 12MP + 12MP Rear, 5MP Front 13MP Rear, 20MP Front
Connectivity & other 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS, USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, fingerprint sensor
Battery 5300mAh 3000mAh
OS Android 7.1.1 Android  6.0 Marshmallow
Internal Storage 64GB 64GB
Price Rs 16,999 Rs 17,500

 

Vivo V5s is another popular player in the large smartphone segment which offers amazing selfie capabilities and has decent rear camera specifications. The display of Vivo V5s is smaller and has lower resolution than Mi Max 2. Also, the Vivo V5s has a smaller battery, older operating system and is expensive than the Mi Max 2. So, Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is clearly a winner in this comparison.

Conclusion

From the above comparisons, the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is clearly a better option among all these big screen mobiles in India. Although, Oppo F3 is another good pick if 6-44-inch is too large for you. At the end of the day, it is a personal choice when it comes to features, specifications, and others in a smartphone. Hope this comparison of big screen smartphones helped you choose the best smartphone for you.

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