Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia XZ3
- Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium
- Sony Xperia XZ Premium
- Sony Xperia XA2 Plus

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia XZ3Sony Xperia XZ2 PremiumSony Xperia XZ PremiumSony Xperia XA2 Plus
Sony Xperia XZ3
Prices
Sony Xperia XZ2 PremiumSony Xperia XZ Premium
Prices
Sony Xperia XA2 Plus
Prices
Model aliasH8416
H9436
H9493
H8116
H8166
G8141XA2Plus
XA2+
H3413
H4413
H4493

Design

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

Width73 mm
7.3 cm
0.24 ft
2.874 in
80 mm
8 cm
0.262 ft
3.15 in
77 mm
7.7 cm
0.253 ft
3.031 in
75 mm
7.5 cm
0.246 ft
2.953 in
Height158 mm
15.8 cm
0.518 ft
6.22 in
158 mm
15.8 cm
0.518 ft
6.22 in
156 mm
15.6 cm
0.512 ft
6.142 in
157 mm
15.7 cm
0.515 ft
6.181 in
Thickness9.9 mm
0.99 cm
0.032 ft
0.39 in
11.9 mm
1.19 cm
0.039 ft
0.469 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
9.6 mm
0.96 cm
0.031 ft
0.378 in
Weight193 g
0.43 lbs
6.81 oz
236 g
0.52 lbs
8.32 oz
195 g
0.43 lbs
6.88 oz
205 g
0.45 lbs
7.23 oz
Volume114.19 cm³
6.93 in³
150.42 cm³
9.13 in³
94.89 cm³
5.76 in³
113.04 cm³
6.86 in³
ColorsBlack
Silver
Green
Red
Black
Silver
Black
Chrome
Bronze
Black
Silver
Gold
Green
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Glass
Metal
CertificationIP68
IP65
IP68
IP65
IP65
IP68
-

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-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards1111
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)

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
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 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 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 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 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 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)

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 18
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 18
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 16
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12

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 PieAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
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.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 845Qualcomm Snapdragon 845Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998Qualcomm Snapdragon 630
Process technology10 nm10 nm10 nm14 nm
CPU4x 2.8 GHz Kryo 385, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 3854x 2.8 GHz Kryo 385, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 3854x 2.45 GHz Kryo 280, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo 2804x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB-
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1536 KB
1.5 MB
1536 KB
1.5 MB
3072 KB
3 MB
-
Level 3 cache memory (L3)2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
--
CPU cores8888
CPU frequency2800 MHz2800 MHz2450 MHz2200 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 630Qualcomm Adreno 630Qualcomm Adreno 540Qualcomm Adreno 508
GPU frequency710 MHz710 MHz710 MHz-
RAM capacity4 GB
6 GB
6 GB4 GB4 GB
6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz1866 MHz1866 MHz1333 MHz

Storage

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

Storage64 GB64 GB64 GB32 GB
64 GB
UFS 2.1UFS 2.1UFSeMMC

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
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/technologyOLEDIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
5.8 in
147.32 mm
14.73 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
Width2.68 in
68.16 mm
6.82 cm
2.84 in
72.23 mm
7.22 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.68 in
68.16 mm
6.82 cm
Height5.37 in
136.31 mm
13.63 cm
5.06 in
128.4 mm
12.84 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
5.37 in
136.31 mm
13.63 cm
Aspect ratio2:1
2:1 (18:9)
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
Resolution1440 x 2880 pixels2160 x 3840 pixels2160 x 3840 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels
Pixel density537 ppi
211 ppcm
760 ppi
298 ppcm
801 ppi
314 ppcm
402 ppi
158 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area80.81 %73.61 %69.65 %79.15 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
2.5D curved glass screen
Always-On Display
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
Dynamic Vibration system
HDR
450 cd/m²
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
2.5D curved glass screen
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
Dynamic Vibration system
HDR
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
1500:1 contrast ratio
500 cd/m²

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
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Hall
--Step detector
Step counter
-

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 IMX400 Exmor RSSony IMX300 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size---6.17 x 4.55 mm
0.3 in
Sensor format1/2.3"1/2.3"1/2.3"-
Pixel size1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
1.118 µm
0.001118 mm
Crop factor---5.64
ISO100 - 12800100 - 51200100 - 12800100 - 12800
Aperturef/2f/1.8f/2f/2
Shutter speed---1 - 1/4000
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.4 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)4.4 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.22 mm
23.82 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view---84 °
Number of lenses666-
Flash typeLEDLEDLEDLED
Image resolution5056 x 3792 pixels
19.17 MP
5057 x 3796 pixels
19.2 MP
5057 x 3796 pixels
19.2 MP
5520 x 4144 pixels
22.87 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 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
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
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)
Wide angel G-lens
5-axis EIS
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Wide angel G-lens
5-axis EIS
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Triple Image Sensing
RGBC-IR sensor
Wide angel G-lens
720p @ 960 fps
720p @ 120 fps

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 model--Sony Exmor RSSony Exmor R
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size--4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
-
Sensor format1/3.06"1/3.06"-1/4"
Pixel size1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
-1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
-
Crop factor--7.38-
ISO100 - 6400100 - 3200100 - 6400100 - 3200
Aperturef/2f/2f/2f/2.4
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.1 mm
23 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-2.98 mm
21.99 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
1.96 mm
23 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view---120 °
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 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
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
5-axis EIS5-axis EIS--

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
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Clear Audio+
DSEE HX
Hi-Res Audio
S-Force front surround
192 kHz / 24-bit
Headphone adapter
Clear Audio+
S-Force front surround
192 kHz / 24-bit
Headphone adapter
Clear Audio+
S-Force front surround
192 kHz / 24-bit
Hi-Res Audio
192 kHz / 24-bit

Radio

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

RadioNoNoNoYes

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
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
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
Wi-Fi Display

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.05.05.0
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
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-CUSB Type-C
Version3.13.13.12.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
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 jackNoNoYesYes

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
VoLTE
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
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
aptX
aptX HD
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
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC

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
3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
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.

Capacity3330 mAh3540 mAh3230 mAh3580 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power5 V / 1.5 A--5 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
FeaturesWireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Qi 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)0.868 W/kg0.55 W/kg1.21 W/kg1.9 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.07 W/kg0.68 W/kg1.16 W/kg1.44 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)0.458 W/kg0.36 W/kg0.78 W/kg-
Body SAR (USA)0.443 W/kg0.39 W/kg0.44 W/kg-

Additional features

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

Additional features-H8116 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.550 W/kg; body - 0.680 W/kg
H8166 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.540 W/kg; body - 0.640 W/kg
H8166 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.360 W/kg; body - 0.390 W/kg
-H3413 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 1.410 W/kg; body - 1.340 W/kg
H4413 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 1.410 W/kg; body - 1.340 W/kg
H4493 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 1.190 W/kg; body - 1.440 W/kg
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