Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia 8 Lite
- Sony Xperia L4
- Sony Xperia 5 III

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia 8 LiteSony Xperia L4Sony Xperia 5 III
Sony Xperia 8 LiteSony Xperia L4Sony Xperia 5 III
Model alias--Xperia 5 Mark III
Xperia 5 Mk III

Design

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

Width69 mm
6.9 cm
0.226 ft
2.717 in
71 mm
7.1 cm
0.233 ft
2.795 in
68 mm
6.8 cm
0.223 ft
2.677 in
Height158 mm
15.8 cm
0.518 ft
6.22 in
159 mm
15.9 cm
0.522 ft
6.26 in
157 mm
15.7 cm
0.515 ft
6.181 in
Thickness8.1 mm
0.81 cm
0.027 ft
0.319 in
8.7 mm
0.87 cm
0.029 ft
0.343 in
8.2 mm
0.82 cm
0.027 ft
0.323 in
Weight170 g
0.37 lbs
6 oz
178 g
0.39 lbs
6.28 oz
169 g
0.37 lbs
5.96 oz
Volume88.31 cm³
5.36 in³
98.21 cm³
5.96 in³
87.54 cm³
5.32 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Black
Blue
Black
Green
Body materialsMetal
Glass
PolycarbonateAluminium alloy
Glass
CertificationIP65
IP68
-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
Nano-SIM / microSD
Number of SIM cards112
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 (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMAW-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 850 MHz (B6)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B19)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
--
UMTS-UMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 900 MHz (B8)
UMTS 1900 MHz (B2)
UMTS 2100 MHz (B1)
UMTS 800 MHz (B6)
UMTS 800 MHz (B19)
UMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 900 MHz (B8)
UMTS 1700 MHz (B4)
UMTS 1900 MHz (B2)
UMTS 2100 MHz (B1)
LTELTE-FDD 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B18)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B13)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B29)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B66)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B25)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
5G NR--5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-FDD 800 MHz (n20)
5G-FDD 850 MHz (n5)
5G-FDD 900 MHz (n8)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2300 MHz (n40)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-FDD 2600 MHz (n7)
5G-TDD 2600 MHz (n38)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)

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 12
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
5G NSA
5G SA

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 9.0 PieAndroid 11

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 630MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762)Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
Process technology14 nm12 nm5 nm
CPU4x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A531x 2.84 GHz Cortex-A78, 3x 2.42 GHz Cortex-A78, 4x 1.8GHz Cortex-A55
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8-AARMv8-A
CPU cores888
CPU frequency2200 MHz2000 MHz2840 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 508PowerVR GE8320Qualcomm Adreno 660
GPU frequency-650 MHz840 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB3 GB8 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4LPDDR3LPDDR5
RAM channelsDouble channelSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1333 MHz933 MHz2750 MHz
--DUALSHOCK 4 Control compatibility
Game Enhancer

Storage

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

Storage64 GB64 GB128 GB
256 GB
-eMMCUFS 3.1

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

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

Type/technologyIPSIPSOLED
Diagonal size6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
6.2 in
157.48 mm
15.75 cm
6.1 in
154.94 mm
15.49 cm
Width2.36 in
60.03 mm
6 cm
2.44 in
62.03 mm
6.2 cm
2.4 in
61.03 mm
6.1 cm
Height5.51 in
140.08 mm
14.01 cm
5.7 in
144.75 mm
14.47 cm
5.61 in
142.41 mm
14.24 cm
Aspect ratio2.333:12.333:12.333:1
Resolution1080 x 2520 pixels720 x 1680 pixels1080 x 2520 pixels
Pixel density457 ppi
179 ppcm
295 ppi
115 ppcm
449 ppi
176 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
30 bit
1073741824 colors
Display area77.38 %79.8 %81.68 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Triluminus Display for mobile
-Corning Gorilla Glass 6
X1 for mobile
CineAlta
CinemaWide
120 Hz refresh rate
240 Hz touch sampling rate
Motion Blur Reduction (120 Hz equivalent)
HDR
10-bit color
100% DCI-P3
ITU-R BT.2020 (REC.2020)
Illuminant D65 White point

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Side Sense
Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
-Step counter
Step detector
Dynamic Vibration System

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--Sony IMX577
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor format-1/3"1/1.7"
Pixel size--1.8 µm
0.001800 mm
Aperturef/1.8f/2f/1.7
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)24 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view-76 °82 °
Flash typeDual LEDLEDLED
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 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
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
Autofocus
Continuous autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical zoom
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Real-time Eye AF
Real-time tracking
Cinematography Pro
5-axis stabilization
2x zoom
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Secondary rear camera - 5 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Sensor size - 1/5" (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Focal length equivalent (35 mm) - 17 mm (#2)
Angle of view - 117° (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Sensor size - 1/5" (#3)
Pixel size - 1.75 μm (#3)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
ZEISS lenses
ZEISS T* Coating
Dual Pixel PDAF
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (variable telephoto)
Sensor model - Sony Exmor RS
Sensor size - 1/2.9" (#2)
Aperture size 1 - f/2.3 (#2)
Focal length 1 (35 mm equivalent) - 105 mm (#2)
Angle of view 1 - 34° (#2)
Aperture size 2 - f/2.8 (#2)
Focal length 2 (35 mm equivalent) - 70 mm (#2)
Angle of view 2 - 23° (#2)
OIS / EIS video stabilization (#2)
Third rear camera - 12 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Sensor model - Sony IMX363 (#3)
Sensor size - 1/2.55" (#3)
Pixel size - 1.4 μm (#2)
Aperture size- f/2.2 (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 16 mm (#3)
Angle of view - 124° (#3)
Dual Pixel PDAF (#3)
3D iToF

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 Exmor R-Samsung S5K4H7
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSICMOS
Sensor format1/4"1/4"1/4"
Pixel size1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
-1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
ISO100 - 3200-100 - 1600
Aperturef/2f/2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent--2.47 mm
Field of view84 °78 °78 °
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 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
Features--HDR
Face unlock

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Hi-Res Audio
192 kHz / 24-bit
-360 Reality Audio
360 Reality Audio hardware decoding
360 Spatial Sound
Dolby Atmos
Hi-Res Audio
Hi-Red Audio Wireless
DSEE Ultimate
Stereo recording

Radio

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

RadioYesYesNo

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
BeiDou
Galileo
QZSS

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
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
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
802.11ax

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.05.2
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

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-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 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
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

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
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
DSEE HX
DSD
SRW
AAC-LC
AAC-ELD
Opus
ALAC
Vorbis

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
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
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
AV1

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2870 mAh3580 mAh4500 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
3G talk time25 h 30 min
25.5 h
1530 min
1.1 days
--
3G stand-by time680 h
40800 min
28.3 days
--
4G talk time26 h
1560 min
1.1 days
--
4G stand-by time590 h
35400 min
24.6 days
--
Charger output power-5 V / 1.5 A5 V / 6 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0--
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
-Optional Fast Charger (UCH32C)Qi wireless charging
Xperia Adaptive Charging
Battery Care
STAMINA Mode
Battery Share function
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