Comparison between:
- Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite
- Xiaomi Mi A2
- Nokia 8 Sirocco

Brand and model

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

Xiaomi Mi A2 LiteXiaomi Mi A2Nokia 8 Sirocco
Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite
Prices
Xiaomi Mi A2
Prices
Nokia 8 Sirocco
Prices
Model aliasMi A2Lite-TA-1005

Design

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

Width71.68 mm
7.17 cm
0.24 ft
2.82 in
75.4 mm
7.54 cm
0.25 ft
2.97 in
72.97 mm
7.3 cm
0.24 ft
2.87 in
Height149.33 mm
14.93 cm
0.49 ft
5.88 in
158.7 mm
15.87 cm
0.52 ft
6.25 in
140.93 mm
14.09 cm
0.46 ft
5.55 in
Thickness8.75 mm
0.88 cm
0.03 ft
0.34 in
7.3 mm
0.73 cm
0.02 ft
0.29 in
7.5 mm
0.75 cm
0.02 ft
0.3 in
Weight178 g
0.39 lbs
6.28 oz
168 g
0.37 lbs
5.93 oz
-
Volume93.66 cm³
5.69 in³
87.35 cm³
5.3 in³
77.13 cm³
4.68 in³
ColorsBlackBlack
Blue
Gold
Black
Body materialsMetalAluminium alloyGlass
Stainless steel
Certification--IP67

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 cards221
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)-

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
UMTSUMTS 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
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 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 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 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 850 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 6
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA
LTE Cat 12
EV-DO Rev. A

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 8.1 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 8.1 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 8.1 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie

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 625 MSM8953Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 PlusQualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Process technology14 nm14 nm10 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A534x 2.2 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.84 GHz Kryo 2604x 2.45 GHz Kryo 280, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo 280
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8ARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)--32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)--3072 KB
3 MB
CPU cores888
CPU frequency2000 MHz2200 MHz2450 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 506Qualcomm Adreno 512Qualcomm Adreno 540
GPU frequency650 MHz650 MHz710 MHz
RAM capacity3 GB
4 GB
4 GB
6 GB
6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency933 MHz1866 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

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

Storage32 GB
64 GB
32 GB
64 GB
128 GB
128 GB
-eMMC 5.1UFS 2.1

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
--

Display

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

Type/technologyIPSIPSP-OLED
Diagonal size5.84 in
148.34 mm
14.83 cm
5.99 in
152.15 mm
15.21 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width2.5 in
63.5 mm
6.35 cm
2.68 in
68.04 mm
6.8 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
Height5.28 in
134.06 mm
13.41 cm
5.36 in
136.08 mm
13.61 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
Aspect ratio2.111:12:1
2:1 (18:9)
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 2280 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels
Pixel density432 ppi
169 ppcm
403 ppi
158 ppcm
534 ppi
209 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area79.79 %77.63 %81.35 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
2.5D curved glass screen
1500:1 contrast ratio
500 cd/m²
84% NTSC
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
1500:1 contrast ratio
500 cd/m²
85% NTSC
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
3D curved glass screen
Always-On Display

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1028Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1028-

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 IMX486 Exmor RSSony IMX486 Exmor RSSamsung S5K2L7
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSISOCELL
Aperturef/2.2f/1.75f/1.7
Focal length-4.07 mm-
Flash typeLEDDual LEDDual LED
Image resolution4000 x 3000 pixels
12 MP
4000 x 3000 pixels
12 MP
4000 x 3000 pixels
12 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
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
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
Sensor size - 1/2.9"
Pixel size - 1.25 μm
Phase detection
5-element lens
720p @ 120 fps
Secondary rear camera - 5 MP
Sensor model - Samsung S5K5E8 (#2)
Sensor type - CMOS BSI (#2)
Sensor size - 2.9 x 2.15 mm (#2)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.9"
Pixel size - 1.25 μm
Phase detection
720p @ 120 fps
Secondary rear camera - 20 MP
Sensor model - Sony IMX376 Exmor RS (#2)
Sensor type - CMOS BSI (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.78" (#2)
Pixel size - 2.0 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning) (#2)
Aperture size - f/1.75 (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.56"
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Laser autofocus
Carl Zeiss lens
Wide-angle lens - 78.2°
Secondary rear camera - 13 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Samsung S5K3M3 (#2)
Sensor type - ISOCELL (#2)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.6 (#2)
Wide-angle lens - 47.3°

Secondary camera

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

Sensor modelOmniVision OV5675Sony IMX376 Exmor RSSamsung
Sensor typePureCelCMOS BSICMOS BSI
Sensor size2.98 x 2.21 mm
0.15 in
--
Pixel size1.151 µm
0.001151 mm
--
Crop factor11.66--
Aperturef/2f/2.2f/2
Focal length-3.82 mm-
Flash type-LED-
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
5184 x 3880 pixels
20.11 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 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
Face unlock
Wide-angle lens - 67.9°
Sensor size - 1/2.78"
Pixel size - 2.0 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
HDR
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection
Wide-angle lens - 78.4°

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
-Headphone adapterOZO Audio
Headphone adapter

Radio

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

RadioYesNoNo

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
BeiDou

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

Bluetooth

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

Version4.25.05.0
FeaturesA2DP
HID
A2DP
HID
A2DP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version2.02.03.1
FeaturesCharging
Host
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 jackYesNoNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

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

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+
AC3
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AC3
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

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
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
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.

Capacity4000 mAh3010 mAh3260 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time--22 h
1320 min
0.9 days
3G talk time--22 h
1320 min
0.9 days
Charger output power5 V / 2 A5 V / 2 A5 V / 2.5 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0
FeaturesNon-removableFast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
--Qi 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)0.547 W/kg0.963 W/kg0.59 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.473 W/kg0.639 W/kg1.54 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)1.04 W/kg1.16 W/kg1.19 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.15 W/kg0.66 W/kg0.86 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional features-M1804D2SI - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) India: head - 1.092 W/kg; body - 0.259 W/kg-
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