Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia L1 Dual
- ZTE Blade V9 Vita
- BQ Mobile BQ 5730L Magic C
- Huawei Honor 8A

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia L1 DualZTE Blade V9 VitaBQ Mobile BQ 5730L Magic CHuawei Honor 8A
Sony Xperia L1 DualZTE Blade V9 VitaBQ Mobile BQ 5730L Magic CHuawei Honor 8A
Prices
Model aliasG3312-5730LJAT-LX1

Design

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

Width74 mm
7.4 cm
0.243 ft
2.913 in
68.7 mm
6.87 cm
0.225 ft
2.705 in
71 mm
7.1 cm
0.233 ft
2.795 in
73.5 mm
7.35 cm
0.241 ft
2.894 in
Height151 mm
15.1 cm
0.495 ft
5.945 in
146.8 mm
14.68 cm
0.482 ft
5.78 in
145.9 mm
14.59 cm
0.479 ft
5.744 in
156.28 mm
15.628 cm
0.513 ft
6.153 in
Thickness8.7 mm
0.87 cm
0.029 ft
0.343 in
7.6 mm
0.76 cm
0.025 ft
0.299 in
8.3 mm
0.83 cm
0.027 ft
0.327 in
8 mm
0.8 cm
0.026 ft
0.315 in
Weight180 g
0.4 lbs
6.35 oz
-145 g
0.32 lbs
5.11 oz
150 g
0.33 lbs
5.29 oz
Volume97.21 cm³
5.9 in³
76.65 cm³
4.65 in³
85.98 cm³
5.22 in³
91.89 cm³
5.58 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Pink
Black
Pink
Blue
Red
Blue
Purple
Black
Blue
Red
Gold
Body materialsPolycarbonatePlasticPlasticPlastic

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-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards2222
Features--Dual 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 (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
W-CDMA--W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
-
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
-UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
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 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
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 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 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
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 7.0 NougatAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
User interface (UI)---EMUI 9.0

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 MT6737TQualcomm Snapdragon 435 MSM8940Unisoc SC9863AMediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765)
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm12 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A534x 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 1.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A55, 4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A554x 2.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8ARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB---
Level 2 cache memory (L2)512 KB
0.5 MB
---
CPU cores4888
CPU frequency1450 MHz1400 MHz1600 MHz2300 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T720 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 505PowerVR GE8322PowerVR GE8320
GPU cores2---
GPU frequency450 MHz--680 MHz
RAM capacity2 GB2 GB
3 GB
2 GB2 GB
3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3-LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelSingle channel-Single channel
RAM frequency733 MHz800 MHz-933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB16 GB
32 GB
16 GB32 GB
64 GB
eMMC--eMMC 5.1

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/technologyIPSIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5.45 in
138.43 mm
13.84 cm
5.71 in
145.03 mm
14.5 cm
6.09 in
154.69 mm
15.47 cm
Width2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.44 in
61.91 mm
6.19 cm
2.44 in
62.09 mm
6.21 cm
2.55 in
64.82 mm
6.48 cm
Height4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
4.87 in
123.82 mm
12.38 cm
5.16 in
131.07 mm
13.11 cm
5.53 in
140.45 mm
14.04 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
2.111:12.167:1
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels720 x 1440 pixels720 x 1520 pixels720 x 1560 pixels
Pixel density267 ppi
104 ppcm
295 ppi
115 ppcm
295 ppi
115 ppcm
282 ppi
110 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area74.87 %76.25 %78.81 %79.52 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Minimum pencil hardness >6H
1000:1 contrast ratio
2.5D curved glass screen2.5D curved glass screen2.5D curved glass screen
1000:1 contrast ratio
70% NTSC

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
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
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 S5K3L8-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSISOCELLCMOS BSI
Sensor size--4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
-
Sensor format--1/3.1"-
Pixel size--1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
-
Crop factor--7.38-
ISO100 - 3200-100 - 1600-
Aperturef/2.2-f/2f/1.8
Shutter speed1 - 1/4000---
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.5 mm---
Flash typeDual LEDDual LEDLEDLED
Image resolution4096 x 3072 pixels
12.58 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 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 fps60 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
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
-Secondary rear camera - 2 MPSecondary rear camera - 0.3 MP (depth-sensing)-

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 type-CMOS-CMOS BSI
Aperturef/2.2--f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.5 mm
24 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
---
Image resolution2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution-1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS-30 fps30 fps30 fps
Features---Face unlock

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
---Smart PA
SuperSound

Radio

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

RadioYesYesYesYes
RDS---

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
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
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
802.11b
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.

Version4.24.14.24.2
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
AVRCP
FTP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
PAN
PBAP
HOGP
A2DPA2DP
EDR
LE

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-CMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
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 jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
-NFC - optional--

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
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
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
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
WebM
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
MP4
3GPP
AVI
MKV
MP4
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.

Capacity2620 mAh3200 mAh2700 mAh3020 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time13 h
780 min
0.5 days
---
2G stand-by time639 h
38340 min
26.6 days
---
3G talk time11 h 30 min
11.5 h
690 min
0.5 days
---
3G stand-by time687 h
41220 min
28.6 days
---
4G stand-by time651 h
39060 min
27.1 days
---
Charger output power5 V / 0.85 A-5 V / 1.55 A5 V / 1 A
FeaturesNon-removableNon-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)0.69 W/kg---
Body SAR (EU)1.01 W/kg---
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