Comparison between:
- Samsung Galaxy Note FE Exynos
- Samsung Galaxy Note FE SD820
- Sony Xperia XA1 Plus Dual

Brand and model

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

Samsung Galaxy Note FE ExynosSamsung Galaxy Note FE SD820Sony Xperia XA1 Plus Dual
Samsung Galaxy Note FE ExynosSamsung Galaxy Note FE SD820Sony Xperia XA1 Plus Dual
Prices
Model aliasSM-N935
Galaxy Note 7R Exynos
Galaxy Note 7R
SM-N935K
SM-N935L
SM-N935S
G3412
G3416
G3426

Design

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

Width73.9 mm
7.39 cm
0.24 ft
2.91 in
73.9 mm
7.39 cm
0.24 ft
2.91 in
75 mm
7.5 cm
0.25 ft
2.95 in
Height153.5 mm
15.35 cm
0.5 ft
6.04 in
153.5 mm
15.35 cm
0.5 ft
6.04 in
155 mm
15.5 cm
0.51 ft
6.1 in
Thickness7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
8.7 mm
0.87 cm
0.03 ft
0.34 in
Weight169 g
0.37 lbs
5.96 oz
169 g
0.37 lbs
5.96 oz
190 g
0.42 lbs
6.7 oz
Volume89.61 cm³
5.44 in³
89.61 cm³
5.44 in³
101.14 cm³
6.14 in³
ColorsBlack
Blue
Silver
Black
Blue
Silver
Black
Gold
Blue
Body materialsMetal
Glass
Metal
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
CertificationIP68IP68-

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-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Number of SIM cards222

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
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
-
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
-
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 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 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 (B28)
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 700 MHz (B29)
LTE 800 MHz (B18)
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 800 MHz (B26)
LTE 2300 MHz (B30)
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)

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 9
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 9
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6

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 6.0.1 marshmallow
Android 7.1 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 6.0.1 marshmallow
Android 7.1 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo

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.

SoCSamsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996MediaTek Helio P20 (MT6757)
Process technology14 nm14 nm16 nm
CPU4x 2.3 GHz Exynos M1 Mongoose, 4x 1.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A532x 2.15 GHz Kryo, 2x 1.6 GHz Kryo4x 2.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-32 KB + 32 KB256 KB + 256 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-1536 KB
1.5 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores848
CPU frequency2300 MHz2150 MHz2300 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T880 MP12Qualcomm Adreno 530ARM Mali-T880 MP2
GPU cores12-2
GPU frequency650 MHz624 MHz900 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB4 GB3 GB
4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4LPDDR4LPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1794 MHz1866 MHz1600 MHz

Storage

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

Storage64 GB64 GB32 GB
64 GB
UFS 2.0UFS 2.0eMMC

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
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/technologySuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLEDIPS
Diagonal size5.7 in
144.78 mm
14.48 cm
5.7 in
144.78 mm
14.48 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width2.79 in
70.98 mm
7.1 cm
2.79 in
70.98 mm
7.1 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
Height4.97 in
126.19 mm
12.62 cm
4.97 in
126.19 mm
12.62 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1440 x 2560 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density515 ppi
202 ppcm
515 ppi
202 ppcm
401 ppi
157 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area79.21 %79.21 %71.97 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Dual Edge display
Always-On Display
VR headset support
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Dual Edge display
Always-On Display
VR headset support
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
2.5D curved glass screen

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
Heart rate
Iris sensor
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Heart rate
Iris sensor
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Hall
Fingerprint sensor model - SynapticsFingerprint sensor model - Synaptics-

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 IMX260 Exmor RSSony IMX260 Exmor RSSony IMX300 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size--6.17 x 4.55 mm
0.3 in
Pixel size--1.118 µm
0.001118 mm
Crop factor--5.64
ISO--100 - 6400
Aperturef/1.7f/1.7f/2
Shutter speed--1 - 1/4000
Focal length4.2 mm4.2 mm4.22 mm
23.82 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Flash typeDual LEDDual LEDLED
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
5520 x 4140 pixels
22.85 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
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
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
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Available also with Samsung S5K2L1 (ISOCELL)
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Object tracking AF
Smart OIS
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps
Available also with Samsung S5K2L1 (ISOCELL)
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Object tracking AF
Smart OIS
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps
Hybrid autofocus

Secondary camera

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

Sensor modelSamsung S5K4E6Samsung S5K4E6Sony IMX219PQ Exmor R
Sensor typeISOCELLISOCELLCMOS BSI
Sensor size3.6 x 2.7 mm
0.18 in
3.6 x 2.7 mm
0.18 in
3.67 x 2.76 mm
0.18 in
Pixel size1.389 µm
0.001389 mm
1.389 µm
0.001389 mm
1.124 µm
0.001124 mm
Crop factor9.619.619.42
ISO--100 - 6400
Aperturef/1.7f/1.7f/2
Focal length2.1 mm
20.19 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
2.1 mm
20.19 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
2.46 mm
23.18 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 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 fps30 fps
Auto HDRAuto HDR-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
192 kHz / 24-bit192 kHz / 24-bit
HAC (M4/T4) - Hearing Aid Compatibility
Clear Audio+

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
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

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
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
2x2 MiMOVHT80 MiMO-

Bluetooth

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

Version4.24.24.2
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP

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
Version3.13.12.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
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 jackYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
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
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
XMF
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
XMF
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD

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
3GPP2
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
ASF
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
ASF
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity3200 mAh3200 mAh3430 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time-31 h
1860 min
1.3 days
-
2G stand-by time-744 h
44640 min
31 days
-
3G talk time-31 h
1860 min
1.3 days
-
3G stand-by time-744 h
44640 min
31 days
-
Charger output power9 V / 1.67 A9 V / 1.67 A-
Quick charge technology--MediaTek Pump Express Plus 2.0
FeaturesWireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Qi/PMA wireless chargingQi/PMA 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)--0.65 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)--1.13 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.57 W/kg1.18 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.79 W/kg0.68 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional featuresS Pen stylus (4096 pressure levels)S Pen stylus (4096 pressure levels)G3412 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.650 W/kg; body - 1.130 W/kg
G3416 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.650 W/kg; body - 1.180 W/kg
G3416 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.180 W/kg; body - 0.680 W/kg
G3426 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.650 W/kg; body - 1.270 W/kg
 Samsung Galaxy Note FE ExynosSamsung Galaxy Note FE SD820Sony Xperia XA1 Plus Dual