Comparison : Moto E 2nd Gen (2015) vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 (Specs)

Within some days the indian smartphone market would be influenced by two more devices- Moto E (Second generation) and Xiaomi Redmi 2. Both the devices aim at the entry-level or the under 10k price bracket, good for first time android users and people who are not willing to spend a whole lot of money  just to make calls-as they say. So, here we are another comparison between devices targeted at the same audience.

Moto E2

Xiaomi Redmi 2

Moto E (2015) was launched earlier and will go on sale on  12 March,2015- at flipkart. The devices is an upgraded model of the Moto E (2014)  with slight changes like Dual to Quad Core, increase in the screen size , bump in the internal storage to 8GB etc.

While the Xiaomi Redmi 2 was just launched in india. It was launched today, the 12 March, 2015. The device is a beast when the specs are analysed, with a variant that will give you 2GB RAM/16GB ROM.

Now we see if the two devices are a competition for each other-specification wise, below is a table that will help you understand the devices better than the text.

Feature(s)Moto E (2015) Redmi 2
Display 4.5 inches,540 x 960 pixels (~245 ppi)4.7 inches,720 x 1280 pixels(312ppi)
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 410, Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7Qualcomm Snapdragon 410, Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
SensorsAccelerometer, proximity
Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Operating System and Custom Skin Android OS, v5.0(Lollipop)Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat), MIUI 6.0
Rear Camera5 MP(2592 х 1944 pixels)8 MP(3264 x 2448 pixels)
Front Camera VGA2 MP
Dimensions129.9 x 66.8 x 12.3 mm134 x 67.2 x 9.4 mm
Video Capabilities (Rear)720p@30fps1080p@30fps
BatteryLi-Ion 2390 mAh batteryLi-Po 2200 mAh battery
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