Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia 1
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X
- Apple iPhone XR
- Apple iPhone XS

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Sony Xperia 1Xiaomi Redmi Note 4XApple iPhone XRApple iPhone XS
Sony Xperia 1
Prices
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X
Prices
Apple iPhone XR
Prices
Apple iPhone XS
Prices
Model aliasJ9110Redmi Note 4X Hatsune Miku Special Edition
Red Rice Note 4X
A2105
A2108
A2097
A2100

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width72 mm
7.2 cm
0.24 ft
2.83 in
76 mm
7.6 cm
0.25 ft
2.99 in
75.7 mm
7.57 cm
0.25 ft
2.98 in
70.9 mm
7.09 cm
0.23 ft
2.79 in
Height167 mm
16.7 cm
0.55 ft
6.57 in
151 mm
15.1 cm
0.5 ft
5.94 in
150.9 mm
15.09 cm
0.5 ft
5.94 in
143.6 mm
14.36 cm
0.47 ft
5.65 in
Thickness8.2 mm
0.82 cm
0.03 ft
0.32 in
8.45 mm
0.85 cm
0.03 ft
0.33 in
8.3 mm
0.83 cm
0.03 ft
0.33 in
7.7 mm
0.77 cm
0.03 ft
0.3 in
Weight191 g
0.42 lbs
6.74 oz
165 g
0.36 lbs
5.82 oz
194 g
0.43 lbs
6.84 oz
177 g
0.39 lbs
6.24 oz
Volume98.6 cm³
5.99 in³
96.97 cm³
5.89 in³
94.81 cm³
5.76 in³
78.4 cm³
4.76 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Gray
Purple
Pink
Green
Champagne
Black
Silver
Black
Red
Yellow
Blue
White
Coral
Silver
Gray
Gold
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Plastic
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Stainless steel
Glass
CertificationIP68
IP65
-IP67IP68

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMMicro-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards1211
FeaturesDual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)-Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)
--Dual SIM - nano-SIM and eSIMDual SIM - nano-SIM and eSIM
Dual nano-SIM - market dependent

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHzCDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1700/2100 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1700/2100 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA2000--1xEV-DO Rev. A1xEV-DO Rev. A
W-CDMA-W-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
--
TD-SCDMA-TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
-UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz (B29)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 800 MHz (B18)
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 800 MHz (B20)
LTE 1900+ MHz (B25)
LTE 800 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz de (B29)
LTE 2300 MHz (B30)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)
LTE 600 MHz (B71)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 800 MHz (B18)
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 800 MHz (B20)
LTE 1900+ MHz (B25)
LTE 800 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz de (B29)
LTE 2300 MHz (B30)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)
LTE 600 MHz (B71)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 20
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
LTE-A
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 16
LTE-A
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 9.0 PieMIUI V8.2 (Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow)
MIUI V8.x (Android 7.0 Nougat)
MIUI V9
MIUI V10
iOS 12iOS 12

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 855Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953Apple A12 Bionic APL1W81Apple A12 Bionic APL1W81
Process technology7 nm14 nm7 nm7 nm
CPU1x 2.84 GHz Kryo 485, 3x 2.42 GHz Kryo 485, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 485ARM Cortex-A532x 2.5 GHz Vortex, 4x 1.59 GHz Tempest2x 2.5 GHz Vortex, 4x 1.59 GHz Tempest
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8ARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)--128 KB + 128 KB128 KB + 128 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)--8192 KB
8 MB
8192 KB
8 MB
CPU cores8866
CPU frequency2840 MHz2000 MHz2500 MHz2500 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 640Qualcomm Adreno 506--
GPU cores--44
GPU frequency-650 MHz1100 MHz1100 MHz
RAM capacity6 GB3 GB
4 GB
3 GB4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR3LPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelSingle channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency2133 MHz933 MHz--
--M12 motion coprocessor
Neural engine (8-core design)
M12 motion coprocessor
Neural engine (8-core design)

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage128 GB16 GB
32 GB
64 GB
64 GB
128 GB
256 GB
64 GB
256 GB
512 GB
UFS 2.1eMMC 5.0--

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
--

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyP-OLEDIPSIPSOLED
Diagonal size6.5 in
165.1 mm
16.51 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
6.1 in
154.94 mm
15.49 cm
5.8 in
147.32 mm
14.73 cm
Width2.56 in
64.98 mm
6.5 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.56 in
64.99 mm
6.5 cm
2.43 in
61.77 mm
6.18 cm
Height5.98 in
151.78 mm
15.18 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
5.54 in
140.65 mm
14.07 cm
5.27 in
133.75 mm
13.37 cm
Aspect ratio2.336:11.778:1
16:9
2.164:12.165:1
Resolution1644 x 3840 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels828 x 1792 pixels1125 x 2436 pixels
Pixel density643 ppi
252 ppcm
401 ppi
157 ppcm
324 ppi
127 ppcm
463 ppi
181 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area82.29 %72.9 %80.28 %81.4 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
Dynamic Vibration system
400 cd/m²
Peak brightness - 650 cd/m²
HDR
100% DCI-P3
Display manufacturer - Boe / Tianma
2.5D curved glass screen
1000:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m²
72% NTSC
Liquid Retina HD display
True Tone display
Haptic Touch
120 Hz touch-sensing
1400:1 contrast ratio
625 cd/m²
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
Dolby Vision
HDR10
Wide Color display (P3)
Super Retina HD display
True Tone display
Force Touch
120 Hz touch-sensing
1000000:1 contrast ratio
625 cd/m²
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
Dolby Vision
HDR10
Wide Color display (P3)

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Infrared face recognition sensor
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Infrared face recognition sensor
Step counter
Step detector
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1035 / Goodix--

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor modelSony Exmor RSSony IMX258 Exmor RS--
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size-4.71 x 3.49 mm
0.23 in
--
Pixel size-1.133 µm
0.001133 mm
--
Crop factor-7.37--
ISO100 - 12800100 - 1600--
Aperturef/1.6f/2f/1.8f/1.8
Focal length4.26 mm3.57 mm
26.33 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.25 mm-
Flash typeLEDDual LED--
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps60 fps60 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
RAW
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
RAW
Sensor size - 1/2.6"
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 26 mm
Angle of view - 78°
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size- f/2.4 (#2)
OIS / EIS video stabilization (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 52 mm (#2)
Angle of view - 45° (#2)
Third rear camera - 12 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#3)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size- f/2.4 (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 16 mm (#3)
Angle of view - 135° (#3)
Available also with Samsung S5K3L8 (ISOCELL)
Phase detection
5-element lens
720p @ 120 fps
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Flash type - Quad LED
6-element lens
Hybrid IR filter
Noise reduction
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
1080p @ 240 fps
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 26 mm
1080p @ 240 fps
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Flash type - Quad LED
6-element lens
Hybrid IR filter
Noise reduction
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 28 mm
1080p @ 240 fps
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
6-element lens (#2)
OIS (#2)

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Sensor model-Samsung S5K5E8--
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSICMOS BSICMOS BSI
Sensor size-2.9 x 2.15 mm
0.14 in
--
Pixel size-1.119 µm
0.001119 mm
--
Crop factor-11.99--
ISO100 - 1600---
Aperturef/2f/2f/2.2f/2.2
Focal length2.47 mm2.64 mm
31.63 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
2.87 mm-
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
3088 x 2316 pixels
7.15 MP
3088 x 2316 pixels
7.15 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps60 fps60 fps
Sensor size - 1/4"
Pixel size - 1.12 μm
Angle of view - 84°
Angle of view - 85°Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 32 mm
720p @ 240 fps
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 32 mm
720p @ 240 fps

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Dolby Atmos
192 kHz / 24-bit
Headphone adapter
-Dolby Digital Plus
HAC (M3/T4) - Hearing Aid Compatibility
Dolby Digital Plus
HAC (M3/T4) - Hearing Aid Compatibility

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioNoYesNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
Wi-Fi
Cell ID
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
Wi-Fi
Cell ID

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
--2x2 MiMO2x2 MiMO

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version5.04.25.05.0
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
HID
LE
A2DP
LE
A2DP
LE

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeUSB Type-CMicro USB--
Version3.12.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
Proprietary
Charging
Mass storage
Proprietary

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackNoYesNoNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AIFF
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AIFF

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
VC-1
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MPEG-4
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MPEG-4

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity3300 mAh4100 mAh2942 mAh2658 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time-18 h
1080 min
0.8 days
25 h
1500 min
1 days
20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
2G stand-by time-264 h
15840 min
11 days
--
3G talk time-18 h
1080 min
0.8 days
25 h
1500 min
1 days
20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
3G stand-by time-264 h
15840 min
11 days
--
Charger output power5 V / 3 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
5 V / 2 A--
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0---
FeaturesWireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Non-removableWireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Qi wireless chargingBattery model: BN43Qi wireless chargingQi wireless charging

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)1.12 W/kg0.724 W/kg0.99 W/kg0.99 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)0.95 W/kg0.674 W/kg0.99 W/kg0.99 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.85 W/kg1.13 W/kg1.19 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.69 W/kg1.16 W/kg1.18 W/kg
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