Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia XA1
- Sony Xperia XZ1
- Sony Xperia XA

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia XA1Sony Xperia XZ1Sony Xperia XA
Sony Xperia XA1
Prices
Sony Xperia XZ1
Prices
Sony Xperia XA
Prices
Model aliasG3121
G3123
G3125
G8341
G8343
F3111
F3113
F3115

Design

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

Width67 mm
6.7 cm
0.22 ft
2.638 in
73 mm
7.3 cm
0.24 ft
2.874 in
66.8 mm
6.68 cm
0.219 ft
2.63 in
Height145 mm
14.5 cm
0.476 ft
5.709 in
148 mm
14.8 cm
0.486 ft
5.827 in
143.6 mm
14.36 cm
0.471 ft
5.654 in
Thickness8 mm
0.8 cm
0.026 ft
0.315 in
7.4 mm
0.74 cm
0.024 ft
0.291 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
Weight143 g
0.32 lbs
5.04 oz
155 g
0.34 lbs
5.47 oz
137 g
0.3 lbs
4.85 oz
Volume77.72 cm³
4.72 in³
79.95 cm³
4.86 in³
75.78 cm³
4.6 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Gold
Pink
Black
Pink
Blue
Silver
Black
White
Rose-gold
Gold
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
Polycarbonate
Aluminium alloy
Metal
Plastic
Certification-IP68
IP65
-

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

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 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz (G3123)
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 (F3113)
LTELTE 850 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 800 MHz (G3121)
LTE 900 MHz (G3121; G3125)
LTE 1800 MHz (G3121; G3125)
LTE 2100 MHz (G3121; G3125)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39) (G3125)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40) (G3125)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41) (G3125)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38) (G3125)
LTE 1900 MHz (G3121; G3123)
LTE 700 MHz (B12) (G3123)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13 (G3123)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17 (G3123)
LTE 700 MHz (B28) (G3123; G3125)
LTE 700 MHz (B29) (G3123)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (G3123)
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 850 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz (F3111; F3115)
LTE 2100 MHz (F3111; F3115)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39) (F3115)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40) (F3115)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41) (F3115)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38) (F3115)
LTE 900 MHz (F3111; F3115)
LTE 1900 MHz (F3111; F3113)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (F3113)
LTE 700 MHz (B12) (F3113)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13 (F3113)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17 (F3113)
LTE 800 MHz (B20) (F3111)
LTE 700 MHz (B28) (F3113)

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 16
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4

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 7.0 NougatAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
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.

SoCMediaTek Helio P20 (MT6757)Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755)
Process technology16 nm10 nm28 nm
CPU4x 2.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.45 GHz Kryo 280, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo 2804x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)256 KB + 256 KB32 KB + 32 KB256 KB + 256 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
3072 KB
3 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores888
CPU frequency2300 MHz2450 MHz2000 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T880 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 540ARM Mali-T860 MP2
GPU cores2-2
GPU frequency900 MHz710 MHz700 MHz
RAM capacity3 GB4 GB2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR3
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelSingle channel
RAM frequency1600 MHz1866 MHz933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage32 GB64 GB16 GB
eMMCUFS 2.0-

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 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 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 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density294 ppi
115 ppcm
424 ppi
166 ppcm
294 ppi
115 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area71.17 %69.22 %72.08 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 4Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
138% sRGB
Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2
Minimum pencil hardness >9H

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Hall

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 IMX300 Exmor RS-Sony IMX258 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size6.17 x 4.55 mm
0.3 in
-4.71 x 3.49 mm
0.23 in
Sensor format-1/2.3"-
Pixel size1.124 µm
0.001124 mm
1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
1.133 µm
0.001133 mm
Crop factor5.64-7.37
ISO100 - 6400100 - 12800-
Aperturef/2f/2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.27 mm
24.1 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)3.5 mm
25.81 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses-6-
Flash typeLEDLEDLED
Image resolution5488 x 4008 pixels
22 MP
5057 x 3796 pixels
19.2 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 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
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
Macro mode
Hybrid auto focus (HAF)
-Wide angel G-lens
720p @ 960 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 modelSony IMX219PQ Exmor R-Sony IMX219PQ Exmor R
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOSCMOS BSI
Sensor size3.67 x 2.76 mm
0.18 in
-3.67 x 2.76 mm
0.18 in
Pixel size1.124 µm
0.001124 mm
-1.124 µm
0.001124 mm
Crop factor9.42-9.42
ISO100 - 3200100 - 6400-
Aperturef/2f/2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent2.39 mm
22.55 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
22 mm *(35 mm / full frame)3.5 mm
32.98 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view--88 °
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 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
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
--Autofocus
HDR

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Clear Audio+
xLOUD
Clear Audio+
S-Force front surround
192 kHz / 24-bit
Clear Audio+
S-Force 3D

Radio

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

RadioYesNoYes
--RDS

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
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
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
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.

Version4.25.04.1
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
AVCTP
AVDTP
AVRCP
BNEP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
GOEP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
SAP

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-CMicro USB
Version2.03.12.0
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
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
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
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
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
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
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
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.

Capacity2300 mAh2700 mAh2300 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time11 h 12 min
11.2 h
672 min
0.5 days
-11 h
660 min
0.5 days
2G stand-by time560 h
33600 min
23.3 days
-560 h
33600 min
23.3 days
3G talk time10 h
600 min
0.4 days
-10 h
600 min
0.4 days
3G stand-by time603 h
36180 min
25.1 days
-603 h
36180 min
25.1 days
4G stand-by time572 h
34320 min
23.8 days
-572 h
34320 min
23.8 days
Charger output power5 V / 1.5 A5 V / 2.7 A
9 V / 1.8 A
12 V / 1.35 A
-
Quick charge technologyMediaTek Pump Express Plus 2.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0-
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
--Quick Charger UCH12

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)0.57 W/kg0.8 W/kg0.459 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.79 W/kg1.22 W/kg0.624 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)1.28 W/kg0.85 W/kg0.57 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.1 W/kg1.09 W/kg1.23 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional featuresG3121 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.570 W/kg; body - 1.790 W/kg
G3123 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.570 W/kg; body - 1.340 W/kg
G3123 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.280 W/kg; body - 1.100 W/kg
G3125 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.570 W/kg; body - 1.750 W/kg
-F3111 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.718 W/kg; body - 0.432 W/kg
F3113 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.459 W/kg; body - 0.624 W/kg
F3113 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.570 W/kg; body - 1.230 W/kg
F3115 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.504 W/kg; body - 0.544 W/kg
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