Comparison between:
- Nokia 2
- Sony Xperia E4
- Meizu M5c

Brand and model

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

Nokia 2Sony Xperia E4Meizu M5c
Nokia 2
Prices
Sony Xperia E4Meizu M5c
Model aliasTA-1029
TA-1035
E2104
E2105
Meilan 5c
Blue Charm 5c
M710H

Design

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

Width71.3 mm
7.13 cm
0.234 ft
2.807 in
75 mm
7.5 cm
0.246 ft
2.953 in
70.5 mm
7.05 cm
0.231 ft
2.776 in
Height143.5 mm
14.35 cm
0.471 ft
5.65 in
137 mm
13.7 cm
0.449 ft
5.394 in
144 mm
14.4 cm
0.472 ft
5.669 in
Thickness9.3 mm
0.93 cm
0.031 ft
0.366 in
10.5 mm
1.05 cm
0.034 ft
0.413 in
8.3 mm
0.83 cm
0.027 ft
0.327 in
Weight161 g
0.35 lbs
5.68 oz
144 g
0.32 lbs
5.08 oz
135 g
0.3 lbs
4.76 oz
Volume95.15 cm³
5.78 in³
107.89 cm³
6.55 in³
84.26 cm³
5.12 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Black
White
Rose-gold
Blue
Red
Black
Gold
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
PlasticPolycarbonate
CertificationIP52--

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
Micro-SIMNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Number of SIM cards212

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
TD-SCDMA--TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz (E2104)
UMTS 1900 MHz (E2104)
UMTS 900 MHz (E2105)
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
-LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
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 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

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 8.1 Oreo
Android 4.4.4 KitKatFlyMe 6.0 (Android 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 212 MSM8909 v2MediaTek MT6582MediaTek MT6737
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A7ARM Cortex-A7ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits32 bit32 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7ARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-512 KB
0.5 MB
512 KB
0.5 MB
CPU cores444
CPU frequency1260 MHz1300 MHz1300 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 304ARM Mali-400 MP2ARM Mali-T720 MP1
GPU cores-21
GPU frequency456 MHz500 MHz600 MHz
RAM capacity1 GB1 GB2 GB
RAM type--LPDDR3
RAM channels-Single channelSingle channel
RAM frequency-533 MHz640 MHz

Storage

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

Storage8 GB8 GB16 GB

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
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 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels540 x 960 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density294 ppi
115 ppcm
220 ppi
86 ppcm
294 ppi
115 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area67.58 %67.29 %68.11 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
1300:1 contrast ratio
500 cd/m²
-2.5D curved glass screen
GFF full lamination
1000:1 contrast ratio
400 cd/m²

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint

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 model--Samsung S5K4H8
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS BSI
Sensor size--3.67 x 2.76 mm
0.18 in
Pixel size1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
-1.124 µm
0.001124 mm
Crop factor--9.42
Aperturef/2.6f/2.6f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent2.83 mm-2.5 mm
23.56 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses--5
Flash typeLEDLEDDual LED
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
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
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

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--Samsung S5K5E8
Sensor typeCMOS BSI-CMOS BSI
Sensor size--2.9 x 2.15 mm
0.14 in
Pixel size--1.133 µm
0.001133 mm
Crop factor--11.99
Aperturef/2.6-f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.6 mm-2.5 mm
29.96 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses--4
Image resolution2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
1600 x 1200 pixels
1.92 MP
2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
Video FPS30 fps-30 fps

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker

Radio

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

RadioYesYesNo
RDSRDS-

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
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.

Version4.14.14.0
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
AVRCP
FTP
GAP
HFP
HSP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
A2DP
LE

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage

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
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE

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
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
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
MKV
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
H.263
H.264
MKV
MPEG-4
VP8
VP9
3GPP
AVI
MKV
QuickTime
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.

Capacity4100 mAh2300 mAh3000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time-12 h 11 min
12.2 h
730.8 min
0.5 days
37 h
2220 min
1.5 days
2G stand-by time-696 h
41760 min
29 days
360 h
21600 min
15 days
3G talk time-12 h 43 min
12.7 h
763.2 min
0.5 days
37 h
2220 min
1.5 days
3G stand-by time-653 h
39180 min
27.2 days
360 h
21600 min
15 days
Charger output power5 V / 2 A-5 V / 1.5 A
FeaturesNon-removableNon-removableNon-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)0.24 W/kg0.619 W/kg0.78 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.47 W/kg0.578 W/kg1.79 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)0.48 W/kg1.01 W/kg-
Body SAR (USA)1.28 W/kg0.77 W/kg-
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