Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia XZ Premium
- Sony Xperia L3
- Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia XZ PremiumSony Xperia L3Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra
Sony Xperia XZ Premium
Prices
Sony Xperia L3
Prices
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra
Model aliasG8141I3312
I3322
I4312
I4332
G3221
G3223

Design

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

Width77 mm
7.7 cm
0.253 ft
3.031 in
72 mm
7.2 cm
0.236 ft
2.835 in
79 mm
7.9 cm
0.259 ft
3.11 in
Height156 mm
15.6 cm
0.512 ft
6.142 in
154 mm
15.4 cm
0.505 ft
6.063 in
165 mm
16.5 cm
0.541 ft
6.496 in
Thickness7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
8.1 mm
0.81 cm
0.027 ft
0.319 in
Weight195 g
0.43 lbs
6.88 oz
156 g
0.34 lbs
5.5 oz
188 g
0.41 lbs
6.63 oz
Volume94.89 cm³
5.76 in³
98.68 cm³
5.99 in³
105.58 cm³
6.41 in³
ColorsBlack
Chrome
Bronze
Black
Gold
Silver
Black
White
Gold
Pink
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Glass
PolycarbonateAluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
CertificationIP65
IP68
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SIM card

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

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards111
Features-Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)-

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
UMTSUMTS 800 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 800 MHz (B21)
UMTS 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 1700/2100 MHz (G3223)
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 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B29)
LTE 1500 MHz (B32)
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 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz (B29)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 1900 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 800 MHz (G3221)
LTE 900 MHz (G3221)
LTE 1800 MHz (G3221)
LTE 2100 MHz (G3221)
LTE 700 MHz (B12) (G3223)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13 (G3223)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17 (G3223)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (G3223)
LTE 700 MHz (B28) (G3223)
LTE 700 MHz (B29) (G3223)

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 16
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
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 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 8.1 OreoAndroid 7.0 Nougat

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 835 MSM8998MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762)MediaTek Helio P20 (MT6757)
Process technology10 nm12 nm16 nm
CPU4x 2.45 GHz Kryo 280, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo 2804x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 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 KB-256 KB + 256 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)3072 KB
3 MB
-2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores888
CPU frequency2450 MHz2000 MHz2300 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 540PowerVR GE8320ARM Mali-T880 MP2
GPU cores--2
GPU frequency710 MHz650 MHz900 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB3 GB4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR3LPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz933 MHz1600 MHz

Storage

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

Storage64 GB32 GB32 GB
64 GB
UFSeMMCeMMC

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/technologyIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5.7 in
144.78 mm
14.48 cm
6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
Width2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.47 cm
2.94 in
74.72 mm
7.47 cm
Height4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
5.1 in
129.5 mm
12.95 cm
5.23 in
132.83 mm
13.28 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution2160 x 3840 pixels720 x 1440 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density801 ppi
314 ppcm
282 ppi
110 ppcm
367 ppi
144 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area69.65 %75.86 %76.38 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
1000:1 contrast ratio
700 cd/m²
138% sRGB
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
1800:1 contrast ratio
550 cd/m²
Corning Gorilla Glass
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
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Hall
Step detector
Step counter
Step counter
Step detector
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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 IMX400 Exmor RS-Sony IMX300 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size--6.17 x 4.55 mm
0.3 in
Sensor format1/2.3"1/3"-
Pixel size1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
1.124 µm
0.001124 mm
Crop factor--5.64
ISO100 - 12800100 - 3200100 - 6400
Aperturef/2f/2.2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.4 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.3 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.27 mm
24.1 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view-80 °-
Number of lenses6--
Flash typeLEDLEDLED
Image resolution5057 x 3796 pixels
19.2 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
5488 x 4008 pixels
22 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 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
Hybrid auto focus (HAF)
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
Hybrid auto focus (HAF)
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
Hybrid auto focus (HAF)
Triple Image Sensing
RGBC-IR sensor
Wide angel G-lens
720p @ 960 fps
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP
Sensor size - 1/5" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.75 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 82.4° (#2)
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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 modelSony Exmor RS-Sony IMX234 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSICMOS
Sensor size4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
-5.95 x 3.35 mm
0.27 in
Sensor format-1/4"-
Pixel size1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
Crop factor7.38-6.34
ISO100 - 6400100 - 1600100 - 6400
Aperturef/2f/2.8f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent2.98 mm
21.99 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.3 mm3.63 mm
22.99 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view-84 °-
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
5312 x 2988 pixels
15.87 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
--Optical image stabilization

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Clear Audio+
S-Force front surround
192 kHz / 24-bit
-Clear Audio+
SmartAmp

Radio

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

RadioNoYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
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
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.04.2
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
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
Version3.12.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
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 jackYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
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
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD
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
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
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.

Capacity3230 mAh3300 mAh2700 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time--13 h 12 min
13.2 h
792 min
0.6 days
2G stand-by time--658 h
39480 min
27.4 days
3G talk time--12 h
720 min
0.5 days
3G stand-by time--708 h
42480 min
29.5 days
4G stand-by time--671 h
40260 min
28 days
Charger output power-5 V / 1.5 A-
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0-MediaTek Pump Express Plus 2.0
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable

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)1.21 W/kg0.6 W/kg0.43 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.16 W/kg1.33 W/kg1.12 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)0.78 W/kg-1.11 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)0.44 W/kg-0.6 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional features-I3312 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.600 W/kg; body - 1.330 W/kg
I4332 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.610 W/kg; body - 1.380 W/kg
G3221 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.430 W/kg; body - 1.120 W/kg
G3223 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.430 W/kg; body - 1.090 W/kg
G3223 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.110 W/kg; body - 0.600 W/kg
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