What makes Motorola Moto X Play better Choice

Screen Size 5.5 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 75.13%) 5.0 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 71.71%)
Motorola Moto X Play has 10.00% bigger screen size.
Primary Camera Resolution 21.0 MP 13.0 MP
Motorola Moto X Play has 61.54% higher primary camera resolution.
User Interface Moto UI MIUI
Motorola Moto X Play runs on Moto UI Which has faster update cycle, because of which it receives updates faster and more consistently than Xiaomi Mi4i running on MIUI.

What makes Xiaomi Mi 4i better Choice

Display Clarity 401 ppi 441 ppi
Xiaomi Mi4i has 9.98% higher screen resolution than Motorola Moto X Play.

Feature Comparison of Motorola Moto X Play Vs Xiaomi Mi4i

Important Dates
Release Date September 14, 2015
Announced Date July 28, 2015
India Availability September 14, 2015
Sim Support Dual Sim, NaNo-SIM, GSM + GSM Dual Sim, Micro-SIM, GSM + GSM
Phone Dimensions 148 x 75 x 10.9 mm 138.1 x 69.6 x 7.8 mm
Phone Weight 169 grams 130 grams
Keypad Touch Touch
SAR Value 0.80 W/kg (head) 1.23 W/kg (body)
Screen Size 5.5 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 75.13%) 5.0 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 71.71%)
Screen Resolution 1080 x 1920 Pixels, 401 ppi 1080 x 1920 Pixels, 441 ppi
Screen Type Full HD JDI, With 16 M Colors
Touch Type Capacitive With Multitouch Capacitive With Multitouch
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Concore Glass
Photo & Video
Camera Yes, 21.0 Megapixel Yes, 13.0 Megapixel
Flash Yes, Dual LED Flash Yes, Dual Tone LED Flash
Front Camera Yes, 5.0 Megapixel Yes, 5.0 Megapixel
Camera Features F/2.0 Aperture, Quick Launch Instant ON, Closed loop processing, Tap anywhere to capture, Color Correlated Temperature (CCT) flash with dual LEDs, Phase Detect Auto-Focus (PDAF), 1080p Full HD Video Recording, Slow motion video, Video Stabilization, 4x digital zoom, Burst mode, Night mode, Auto HDR, Panorama, Drag to focus & exposure Rear [F/2.0 Aperture, Sony/Samsung Sensor, 5-Element Lens, HDR, Upto 10 Sec Countdown Timer, Night Image Stabilization, Quick Exposure Adjustment, Manual Mode (White Balance, Focus, Shutter Speed, Exposure Time, ISO, Torch)], Front (F/1.8 Aperture, 5-Element Lens, 80 Degrees Wide Angle Lens, Beautify with 36 smart beauty Profiles)
Video Recording Yes, 1080 x 1920 Pixels at 30 fps Yes, 1080 x 1920 Pixels at 30 fps
Front Flash No No
Operating System Android 5.1.1 - Lollipop Android 5.0.1 - Lollipop
Processor 1.7 GHz , Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 8939 64-Bit Octa Core 1.7 GHz , Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 8939 64-Bit Octa Core
GPU (Graphics) Qualcomm Adreno 405, 550 MHz Qualcomm Adreno 405
User Interface Moto UI MIUI
Battery 3630 mAh, Li-ion (Non-removable) 3120 mAh, Li-po
Battery Talk Time Mixed usage up to 48 hours Up to 35 hrs (3G)
Battery Standby Up to 280 hrs
GPRS Yes Yes
EDGE Yes Yes
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Yes, with Tethering Yes, with Tethering
USB Connectivity Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, with Google Maps Yes, GPS, GLONASS, Positioning by BDS (BeiDou Navigation Satellite System)
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 Yes, v4.1
Support NFC Yes No
External Display Connectivity Wifi Direct
E-mail Yes, with Push E-mail Yes, with Push E-mail
Document Reader Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV Vibration, MP3, WAV
PDF Reader Yes Yes
Phonebook Memory Practically Unlimited Contacts Practically Unlimited Contacts
Internal Storage 16 GB 16 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, upto 128 GB
Other Features
Sensors Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, eCompass, Hall Effect Sensor, Magnetometer, Proximity Sensor, Sensor Hub Electronic compass, Gravity sensor, Light sensor, Gyroscope, Hall sensor, Proximity sensor
Quick Charging Yes Yes
Speaker Quality Dual Stereo Speakers, Speaker (Front-ported)
Additional Features Moto Voice, Moto Assist, Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Water Repellent, Motorola Mobile Computing System, Natural Language Processor, Contextual Computing Processor MI UI 6.0 (Mi Cloud, Security Centre, Home Screen, Notification System, Themes, Weather, Notes, Mail, Calender, Visual Interactive Voice Response), Quick Charge (40% in 60 Minutes), HD Video Playback Time (11 Hours)

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Compare Motorola Moto X Play Vs Xiaomi Mi4i side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Motorola Moto X Play has a feature score of 86, whereas Xiaomi Mi4i has a feature score of 81. The page was last updated on October 14, 2019.