Comparison between:
- nubia Z40S Pro 120W
- Realme GT2 Explorer Master Edition
- Xiaomi 12 Pro Dimensity

Brand and model

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

nubia Z40S Pro 120WRealme GT2 Explorer Master EditionXiaomi 12 Pro Dimensity
nubia Z40S Pro 120WRealme GT2 Explorer Master EditionXiaomi 12 Pro Dimensity
Prices

Design

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

Width73.95 mm
7.395 cm
0.243 ft
2.911 in
74.3 mm
7.43 cm
0.244 ft
2.925 in
74.6 mm
7.46 cm
0.245 ft
2.937 in
Height161.27 mm
16.127 cm
0.529 ft
6.349 in
161.4 mm
16.14 cm
0.53 ft
6.354 in
163.6 mm
16.36 cm
0.537 ft
6.441 in
Thickness8.05 mm
0.805 cm
0.026 ft
0.317 in
8.5 mm
0.85 cm
0.028 ft
0.335 in
8.16 mm
0.816 cm
0.027 ft
0.321 in
Weight205 g
0.45 lbs
7.23 oz
195 g
0.43 lbs
6.88 oz
205 g
0.45 lbs
7.23 oz
Volume96 cm³
5.83 in³
101.93 cm³
6.19 in³
99.59 cm³
6.05 in³
ColorsMagic Green
Night Sea
Spirit Cage Edition
Deep Green Rock
Iceland White
Travel Case-Wilderness
Black
Purple
Blue
Green
Body materialsAluminium alloy
AG Glass
Aluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
Glass
Aluminium alloy

SIM card

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

SIM card typeNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIMNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Number of SIM cards222
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)

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 (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
CDMACDMA 800 MHz (BC0)CDMA 800 MHz (BC0)-
W-CDMA-W-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 850 MHz (B6)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B19)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)
W-CDMA 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
-
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 900 MHz (B8)
UMTS 1700 MHz (B4)
UMTS 1900 MHz (B2)
UMTS 2100 MHz (B1)
-UMTS 800 MHz (B6)
UMTS 800 MHz (B19)
UMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 900 MHz (B8)
UMTS 1700 MHz (B4)
UMTS 1900 MHz (B2)
UMTS 2100 MHz (B1)
LTELTE-FDD 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B18)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B66)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B25)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B18)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1500 MHz (B32)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B66)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
5G NR5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 4700 MHz (n79)
5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-FDD 800 MHz (n20)
5G-FDD 850 MHz (n5)
5G-FDD 900 MHz (n8)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2300 MHz (n40)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-FDD 2600 MHz (n7)
5G-TDD 2600 MHz (n38)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)
5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-FDD 850 MHz (n5)
5G-FDD 900 MHz (n8)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2300 MHz (n40)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-TDD 2600 MHz (n38)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)
5G-TDD 4700 MHz (n79)

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
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
5G NSA
5G SA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-HSDPA
5G SA
5G NSA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
5G NSA
5G SA

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 12Android 12MIUI 13 (Android 12)
User interface (UI)MyOS 12realme UI 3.0-

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 8+ Gen 1Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1MediaTek Dimensity 9000+
Process technology4 nm4 nm4 nm
CPU1x 3.19 GHz Cortex-X2, 3x 2.75 GHz Cortex-A710, 4x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A5101x 3.19 GHz Cortex-X2, 3x 2.75 GHz Cortex-A710, 4x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A5101x 3.05 GHz Cortex-X2, 3x 2.85 Cortex-A710, 4x 1.8 Cortex-A510
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv9-AARMv9-AARMv9-A
CPU cores888
CPU frequency3190 MHz3190 MHz3050 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 730Qualcomm Adreno 730ARM Mali-G710
RAM capacity8 GB
12 GB
8 GB
12 GB
8 GB
12 GB
RAM typeLPDDR5LPDDR5XLPDDR5
RAM channelsQuad channelQuad channelQuad channel
RAM frequency5550 MHz6400 MHz6400 MHz
Multi-layer cooling system with a graphene sheet
38387 sq.mm VC liquid cooling plate
Realme X7 chip
Two vapor chambers
GT Mode 3.0
3D cooling system

Storage

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

Storage128 GB
256 GB
512 GB
128 GB
256 GB
128 GB
256 GB
UFS 3.1UFS 3.1UFS 3.1

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
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Display

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

Type/technologyAMOLEDAMOLEDE5 AMOLED
Diagonal size6.67 in
169.42 mm
16.94 cm
6.7 in
170.18 mm
17.02 cm
6.73 in
170.94 mm
17.09 cm
Width2.74 in
69.52 mm
6.95 cm
2.74 in
69.55 mm
6.95 cm
2.76 in
70.15 mm
7.01 cm
Height6.08 in
154.5 mm
15.45 cm
6.11 in
155.32 mm
15.53 cm
6.14 in
155.89 mm
15.59 cm
Aspect ratio2.222:12.233:12.222:1
Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels1080 x 2412 pixels1440 x 3200 pixels
Pixel density395 ppi
155 ppcm
394 ppi
154 ppcm
521 ppi
204 ppcm
Color depth30 bit
1073741824 colors
30 bit
1073741824 colors
30 bit
1073741824 colors
Display area90.36 %90.37 %89.89 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
2.5D curved glass screen
144 Hz refresh rate
480 Hz touch sampling rate
10-bit color bit depth
100% DCI-P3
1000 cd/m² peak brightness
DC Dimming
120 Hz refresh rate
360 Hz touch sampling rate
5000000:1
100% DCI-P3
Super Vision Display
Micro-curved display
Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
LTPO 2.0
AI Master Image Quality Engine
Adaptive-Sync technology
1-120 Hz refresh rate
480 Hz touch sampling rate
Variable Refresh Rate (VRR)
1500 cd/m² peak brightness
10-bit color
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
Sunlight Mode 3.0
DCI-P3
Heart rate detection

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Geomagnetic
Fingerprint
Hall
Gravity
Proximity
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Geomagnetic
Fingerprint
Heart rate
Front and rear dual light sensors
Color temperature sensor
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Geomagnetic
Fingerprint
Hall
Gravity
In-display optical fingerprint sensor
X-axis linear motor
In-display fingerprint sensorIn-display fingerprint sensor
360° Color temperature sensor

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor modelSony IMX787Sony IMX766Sony IMX707
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOSCMOS BSI
Sensor format1/1.72"1/1.56"1/1.28"
Pixel size0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
1 µm
0.001000 mm
1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
ISO100 - 25600--
Aperturef/1.6f/1.88f/1.9
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent35 mm *(35 mm / full frame)23.6 mm *(35 mm / full frame)24 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view-84.4 °-
Number of lenses767
Flash typeLEDLEDDual LED
Image resolution9280 x 6920 pixels
64.22 MP
8190 x 6144 pixels
50.32 MP
8190 x 6144 pixels
50.32 MP
Video resolution7680 x 3160 pixels
24.27 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
7680 x 4320 pixels
33.18 MP
Video FPS30 fps60 fps24 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical 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
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Laser autofocus (LAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical 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
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
ProLight
Autofocus
Continuous autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical zoom
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Face unlock
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Super Night Mode 2.0
CyberFocus
Secondary rear camera - 50 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Angle of view - 116° (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 14 mm (#2)
2 cm macro shooting distance (#2)
8K macro video recording (#2)
Third rear camera - 8 MP (periscope telephoto)
Sensor model - OmniVision OV08A10 (3)
Sensor type - PureCel Plus-S (#3)
Sensor size - 1/4.4" (#3)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 125 mm (#3)
OIS (#4)
5x optical zoom (#4)
Flicker sensor
6-LED flashlight
Secondary rear camera - 50 MP (ultra-wide)
Sensor model - Samsung JN1 (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.76" (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Angle of view - 150° (#2)
Focal length equivalent (35 mm) - 15 mm (#2)
6-element lens (#2)
Third rear camera - microscope lens
20x - 40x magnification (#3)
4.7 mm distance from object (#3)
Pixel size - 2.44 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Secondary rear camera - 50 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Angle of view - 115° (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Focal length equivalent (35 mm) - 14 mm (#2)
6-elements (#2)
Third rear camera - 50 MP (telephoto - portrait)
Aperture size - f/1.9 (#3)
Focal length equivalent (35 mm) - 48 mm (#3)
5-elements (#3)

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor type-CMOSCMOS BSI
Aperturef/2f/2.5-
Field of view-82.3 °-
Image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
32 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps60 fps
FeaturesFace unlock
HDR
Face unlock
HDR
HDR
Face unlock

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Dual Smart PA
DTS: X Ultra
Ultra-linear dual speakers
Dual microphone noise cancellation
Dolby Atmos
Hi-Res Audio
4 stereo speakers
harman / kardon
Hi-Res Audio
Dolby Atmos

Radio

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

RadioNoNoYes

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
Galileo
QZSS
A-GPS
BeiDou
GPS (L1+L5)
GLONASS (G11)
Galileo (E1+E5a)
QZSS (L1+L5)

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
Wi-Fi Display
802.11ax
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11ax
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11ax
--2x2 MIMO

Bluetooth

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

Version5.25.25.2
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
LE
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version3.12.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

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 jackNoNoNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

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

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

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
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
SBC
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MP3
WAV
LDAC
LHDC
aptX-Adaptive
PCM
AMR-NB

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
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
MKV
MP4
WMV
M4V
WEBM
3GP
3G2
ASF

Battery

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

Capacity4600 mAh5000 mAh5160 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power10 V / 12 A10 V / 10 A10 V / 6.7 A
Quick charge technology--Xiaomi Surge Charge 2.0, Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+, Power Delivery 3.0
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
-100W Gallium Nitride charger in the boxXiaomi Surge P1 charging chip
50W wireless charging
10W reverse wireless charging

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional features-Double pressure-sensitive shoulder buttons-
 nubia Z40S Pro 120WRealme GT2 Explorer Master EditionXiaomi 12 Pro Dimensity