Comparison between:
- Land Rover Explore
- Sonim XP8
- Conquest S8 2017 Edition
- Snopow M10

Brand and model

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

Land Rover ExploreSonim XP8Conquest S8 2017 EditionSnopow M10
Land Rover ExploreSonim XP8Conquest S8 2017 EditionSnopow M10
Model alias-XP8800--

Design

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

Width76.5 mm
7.65 cm
0.251 ft
3.012 in
79.5 mm
7.95 cm
0.261 ft
3.13 in
84 mm
8.4 cm
0.276 ft
3.307 in
87 mm
8.7 cm
0.285 ft
3.425 in
Height152 mm
15.2 cm
0.499 ft
5.984 in
152 mm
15.2 cm
0.499 ft
5.984 in
160 mm
16 cm
0.525 ft
6.299 in
166 mm
16.6 cm
0.545 ft
6.535 in
Thickness12 mm
1.2 cm
0.039 ft
0.472 in
18 mm
1.8 cm
0.059 ft
0.709 in
18 mm
1.8 cm
0.059 ft
0.709 in
19.4 mm
1.94 cm
0.064 ft
0.764 in
Weight212 g
0.47 lbs
7.48 oz
335 g
0.74 lbs
11.82 oz
308 g
0.68 lbs
10.86 oz
337 g
0.74 lbs
11.89 oz
Volume139.54 cm³
8.47 in³
217.51 cm³
13.21 in³
241.92 cm³
14.69 in³
280.17 cm³
17.01 in³
ColorsBlackBlackBlack
Yellow
Black
Yellow
Body materialsPlastic-Metal
Plastic
Polycarbonate
CertificationIP68
MIL-STD-810G
IP68
IP69
MIL-STD-810G
IP68IP68

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
Nano-SIMMicro-SIMMicro-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
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA 800 MHz-
W-CDMA--W-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
W-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 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 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
--
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
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 1900 MHz (B25)
LTE 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 800 MHz (B27)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz (B29)
LTE 2300 MHz (B30)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)
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 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)

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 12
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS Class 12
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 Nougat
Android 8.1 Oreo
Android 7.0 NougatAndroid 6.0 MarshmallowAndroid 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 X27 (MT6797X)Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 (SDM630)MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755)MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757CD)
Process technology20 nm14 nm28 nm16 nm
CPU2x 2.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A72, 4x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.65 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)--256 KB + 256 KB256 KB + 256 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)--2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores10888
CPU frequency2600 MHz2200 MHz2000 MHz2400 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T880 MP4Qualcomm Adreno 508ARM Mali-T860 MP2ARM Mali-T880 MP2
GPU cores4-22
GPU frequency875 MHz700 MHz700 MHz1000 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB4 GB4 GB6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR4LPDDR3LPDDR4X
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channelSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency800 MHz1333 MHz933 MHz1600 MHz

Storage

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

Storage64 GB64 GB64 GB64 GB

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/technologyTFTIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5 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
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
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
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density441 ppi
173 ppcm
441 ppi
173 ppcm
441 ppi
173 ppcm
441 ppi
173 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area59.46 %57.22 %51.44 %47.88 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 5Corning Gorilla Glass 3Corning Gorilla Glass 4Corning Gorilla Glass 4

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Barometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Iris 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--Samsung S5K3P3-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSISOCELLCMOS
Sensor size--4.74 x 3.56 mm
0.23 in
-
Pixel size--1.029 µm
0.001029 mm
-
Crop factor--7.29-
Flash typeDual LEDLEDDual LEDLED
Image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 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 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
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
Touch focus
Face detection
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
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--OmniVision OV5648-
Sensor type--CMOS BSI+-
Sensor size--3.67 x 2.74 mm
0.18 in
-
Pixel size--1.417 µm
0.001417 mm
-
Crop factor--9.44-
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
-1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps-30 fps30 fps
--Interpolated resolution - 8 MP-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
LoudspeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
-HAC (M4/T4) - Hearing Aid Compatibility--

Radio

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

RadioYesYesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
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
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
802.11r
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
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
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.

Version4.15.04.04.0
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
LE
A2DP
LE
A2DP

USB

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

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

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
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
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
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
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
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
QuickTime
MP4
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
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.

Capacity4000 mAh4900 mAh6000 mAh6500 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-IonLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power---5 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0--
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Removable
Non-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)0.423 W/kg---
Body SAR (EU)1.476 W/kg---
Head SAR (USA)-1.37 W/kg--
Body SAR (USA)-1.39 W/kg--

Additional features

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

Additional featuresSOSWalkie-Talkie PTT (push-to-talk)SOS
PTT - 1W VHF (136-174 MHz) or UHF (400-480 MHz)
SOS
Walkie-Talkie PTT (push-to-talk)
 Land Rover ExploreSonim XP8Conquest S8 2017 EditionSnopow M10