UMi TOUCH is the newest flagship smartphone from the company, has been a hot topic recently. It comes with gorgeous premium metal body, 8.5mm thickness pack with a 4000mAh big battery and a fashionable front fingerprint scanner which is claimed unlocking speed faster than iPhone 6S Plus. In terms of the camera, UMi TOUCH used a special sensor IMX 328 from SONY, the company recently showing a pack of shootout samples comparison that is perform just as good as the iPhone.
But for now, we’ll take a preliminary look to see why UMi TOUCH is on the topic. Find out in our UMi TOUCH vs iPhone 6S Plus comparison.
iPhone 6S Plus Vs UMi Touch Comparison – design
The UMi TOUCH has the strength and durability of metal, in a luxurious gold or silver or dark grey, makes UMi TOUCH so irresistible. Its all CNC aluminum crafted metal body, ingenious combine a large battery 4000mAh. It achieve a creative balance that is hard not to admire.
The iPhone 6S is no doubt an attractive phone with a nice curving the edges and corners. However, UMi has implement the same curving into the back cover so gives it a better look and the excellence feel.
iPhone 6S Plus Vs UMi Touch Comparison – fingerprint
The home button and fingerprint scanner of the UMi TOUCH is oval and fits with the overall design of the phone. It look just as fine as the iPhone 6S, if it’s not better. As for the unlocking speed, amazingly UMi TOUCH is actually faster than iPhone 6S Plus. The theory is that iPhone 6S Plus requires to press the button -> light up the screen -> then unlock, while UMi TOUCH is simply a touch -> then unlock. So that make sense UMi TOUCH fingerprint unlock is faster than the iPhone. See below test video.
iPhone 6S Plus Vs UMi Touch Comparison – camera
The UMi TOUCH houses a Sony-designed 13 MP IMX 328 main camera. The iPhone 6S Plus, on the other hand, comes with a 12 MP main camera.
From an early article showed a camera shootout comparison via UMi TOUCH and the iPhone 6S Plus, we clearly see that UMi TOUCH’s camera is doing just as fine as the iPhone. See for yourself at below video.
iPhone 6S Plus Vs UMi Touch Comparison – battery
There really isn’t much to compare between the UMi TOUCH battery and the iPhone 6S Plus battery. Suffice to say that the TOUCH’s battery is about twice the size of the iPhone 6S Plus battery. The UMi TOUCH has a non-removable 4,000-mAh battery while the body is kept in 8.5mm thickness and the iPhone 6S Plus has a 2,750-mAh battery.
This complete superiority cannot be overlooked. With the UMi TOUCH, you have greater battery capacity and still have a slim nice handhold device.
iPhone 6S Plus Vs UMi Touch Comparison – software
The UMi TOUCH will come running Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The newest version of Android OS is a small step up from Lollipop, but it does have one new interesting feature – Doze. Doze increases the standby battery performance of the device, something smartphones on Lollipop struggle with.
However, like other smartphone comes with Android 6.0, the software is not the best optimized from Google. UMi the company has promised they will keep release more ROM push to OTA for update.
The iPhone 6S Plus comes with iOS 9, a small upgrade from iOS 8. iOS 9 has a simplistic, minimalist and accessible feel, but if you want something with more customization possibilities then you may find Marshmallow the better choice.
iPhone 6S Plus Vs UMi Touch Comparison – price and conclusion
The UMi TOUCH is retailed at 179.99$ at several online shops while the iPhone 6S Plus currently runs for US$749. That’s pretty obnoxious when you consider we are comparing here.
Overall, we see UMi TOUCH is a nice build quality phone, offering the incredible price, it’s certainly something you can look at.