Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia Ace II
- Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact
- Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia Ace IISony Xperia XZ2 CompactSony Xperia XZ1 Compact
Sony Xperia Ace IISony Xperia XZ2 CompactSony Xperia XZ1 Compact
Prices
Model aliasSO-41B
Xperia Ace 2
H8314
H8324
G8441

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
65 mm
6.5 cm
0.213 ft
2.559 in
65 mm
6.5 cm
0.213 ft
2.559 in
Height140 mm
14 cm
0.459 ft
5.512 in
135 mm
13.5 cm
0.443 ft
5.315 in
129 mm
12.9 cm
0.423 ft
5.079 in
Thickness8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
12.1 mm
1.21 cm
0.04 ft
0.476 in
9.3 mm
0.93 cm
0.031 ft
0.366 in
Weight159 g
0.35 lbs
5.61 oz
168 g
0.37 lbs
5.93 oz
140 g
0.31 lbs
4.94 oz
Volume85.97 cm³
5.22 in³
106.18 cm³
6.45 in³
77.98 cm³
4.74 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Blue
Black
Pink
Silver
Green
Pink
Blue
Silver
Black
Body materialsPlasticAluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
Polycarbonate
Aluminium alloy
CertificationIP68IP68
IP65
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
Features-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
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 800 MHz (B6)
UMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 1700 MHz (B4)
UMTS 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
LTELTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
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 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)

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
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 15
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 15

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 11Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 10
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie

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 P35 (MT6765)Qualcomm Snapdragon 845Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Process technology12 nm10 nm10 nm
CPU4x 2.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.8 GHz Kryo 385, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 3854x 2.45 GHz Kryo 280, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo 280
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-1536 KB
1.5 MB
3072 KB
3 MB
Level 3 cache memory (L3)-2048 KB
2 MB
-
CPU cores888
CPU frequency2300 MHz2800 MHz2450 MHz
GPUPowerVR GE8320Qualcomm Adreno 630Qualcomm Adreno 540
GPU frequency680 MHz710 MHz710 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB4 GB
6 GB
4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4LPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1333 MHz1866 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

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

Storage64 GB64 GB32 GB
-UFS 2.1-

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/technologyIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
4.6 in
116.84 mm
11.68 cm
Width2.26 in
57.33 mm
5.73 cm
2.24 in
56.8 mm
5.68 cm
2.26 in
57.28 mm
5.73 cm
Height5.02 in
127.4 mm
12.74 cm
4.47 in
113.59 mm
11.36 cm
4.01 in
101.83 mm
10.18 cm
Aspect ratio2.222:12:1
2:1 (18:9)
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1600 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density319 ppi
125 ppcm
483 ppi
189 ppcm
319 ppi
125 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area75.85 %73.76 %69.79 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 6Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
HDR
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
138% sRGB

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Hall
Side-mounted fingerprint sensor--

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 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor format-1/2.3"-
Pixel size-1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
ISO-100 - 12800100 - 12800
Aperturef/2f/2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)4.4 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses-66
Flash typeDual LEDLEDLED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
5057 x 3796 pixels
19.2 MP
5057 x 3796 pixels
19.2 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 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
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)
Secondary rear camera - depth sensingWide angel G-lens
5-axis EIS
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
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 model--Sony Exmor R
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor format1/4"1/5"-
Pixel size1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
-1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
ISO100 - 3200100 - 1600100 - 3200
Aperturef/2f/2.2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-1.9 mm
23 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
18 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view--71 °
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 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
-5-axis EIS-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
-Clear Audio+
S-Force front surround
192 kHz / 24-bit
Headphone adapter
Clear Audio+
S-Force front surround
192 kHz / 24-bit

Radio

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

RadioYesNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
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
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
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

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.05.0
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

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
Version2.03.12.0
FeaturesCharging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
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 jackYesNoYes

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

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

Battery

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

Capacity4500 mAh2870 mAh2700 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power-5 V / 1.5 A-
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-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)-0.77 W/kg1.36 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-1.05 W/kg1.32 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.78 W/kg0.97 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.74 W/kg0.78 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional features-H8314 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.770 W/kg; body - 1.050 W/kg
H8314 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.780 W/kg; body - 0.740 W/kg
H8324 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.770 W/kg; body - 1.050 W/kg
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