Moto C Plus vs Xiaomi Redmi 4 Comparison and Differences

Lenovo has launched their latest entry level smartphone, the Moto C Plus which is the elder sibling to the Moto C which was launched a month back. The Moto C Plus comes into a very competitive segment with the likes of Moto C Plus vs Xiaomi Redmi 4, Lenovo Vibe K5, Samsung On5 Pro etc and here we are going to see the comparison between the Moto C Plus vs Xiaomi Redmi 4 which are similar in many aspects along with being in the same price point.

Moto C Plus vs Redmi 4 Comparison

Display: When it comes to display both the  devices are similar with 5-inch HD resolution display without much of a difference having almost similar pixel density as well. So in this aspect both are similar and choosing any one of the two is good.

Specifications Comparison of Moto C Plus vs Xiaomi Redmi 4:

Features Moto C Plus Xiaomi Redmi 4
Display 5-inch HD display with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution with 294 ppi pixel density 5-inch HD display with 296 ppi pixel density
Processor 1.4 GHz Quad-Core MediaTek MT6737 processor with Mali-T720MP2 GPU Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor with Adreno 505 GPU
RAM 2GBGB RAM 2GB, 3GB and 4GB LPDDR3 RAM variants
Camera 8MP autofocus rear camera with dual LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture, PDAF and a 2MP front-facing camera, f/2.8 aperture and an LED flash. Video recording at 720p 13MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture and a 5MP front-facing camera,  f/2.2 aperture. Video recording at 1080p
OS Android 7.0 Nougat Android 6.0.1 Nougat
Storage 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up with microSD with 16, 32 and 64GB storage variants expandable memory with microSD
Battery: 4000mAh Li-ion battery 4100mAh Li-Ion
Price Rs.6,999 Rs. 6,999


The Moto C Plus comes with Quad-Core MediaTek MT6737 processor in comparison to the Octa-core Snapdraogn 435 SoC in the Redmi 4. Both the devices come with 2GB of RAM with 16GB internal storage space. Both the devices are equally good in terms of performance, the SD 435 is a decent SoC and is known for its performance. The Moto C Plus with near stock Android Nougat performs smoothly as compared to the MIUI in Redmi. But overall both the devices are good in terms of performance.


With an 8MP rear and 2MP front facing camera the Moto C Plus is both on paper and in real life usage inferior to the 13MP rear and 5MP front facing camera in the Redmi 4. Under good lighting conditions the Redmi  4 camera was very impressive, the same couldn’t be said with the Moto C Plus which has a mediocre camera when compared to the Redmi 4 but on its own it is a decent camera.


The Moto C Plus comes with a 4000mAh battery in comparison to the almost similar 4100mAh battery in the Redmi 4. Both the devices are very impressive in terms of camera and give almost 2 days of battery backup with regular to heavy usage. In terms of Battery life you can choose either of the two devices.

Which is better between the Moto C Plus and Redmi 4:

When you take a look as an overall package, the Redmi 4 is a better device which comes with better camera, improved performance. The Moto C Plus comes with the latest Operating System – Android 7 Nougat which makes it very easy to use. Apart from the camera and the improved performance, the Moto C Plus is at par with the Redmi 4. Go for the Redmi 4 if you are into Camera and better performance which I think everyone thinks about.


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