Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia L2
- Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra
- Sony Xperia R1
- Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia L2Sony Xperia XA2 UltraSony Xperia R1Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact
Sony Xperia L2Sony Xperia XA2 UltraSony Xperia R1Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact
Model aliasH3311
H3321
H4311
H4331
H3213
H3223
H4213
H4233
-H8314
H8324

Design

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

Width78 mm
7.8 cm
0.256 ft
3.071 in
80 mm
8 cm
0.262 ft
3.15 in
73.2 mm
7.32 cm
0.24 ft
2.882 in
65 mm
6.5 cm
0.213 ft
2.559 in
Height150 mm
15 cm
0.492 ft
5.906 in
163 mm
16.3 cm
0.535 ft
6.417 in
146 mm
14.6 cm
0.479 ft
5.748 in
135 mm
13.5 cm
0.443 ft
5.315 in
Thickness9.8 mm
0.98 cm
0.032 ft
0.386 in
9.5 mm
0.95 cm
0.031 ft
0.374 in
8.89 mm
0.889 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
12.1 mm
1.21 cm
0.04 ft
0.476 in
Weight178 g
0.39 lbs
6.28 oz
221 g
0.49 lbs
7.8 oz
154 g
0.34 lbs
5.43 oz
168 g
0.37 lbs
5.93 oz
Volume114.66 cm³
6.96 in³
123.88 cm³
7.52 in³
95.01 cm³
5.77 in³
106.18 cm³
6.45 in³
ColorsBlack
Pink
Gold
Black
Silver
Blue
Gold
Black
Silver
Black
Pink
Silver
Green
Body materialsPolycarbonateAluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
PlasticAluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
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-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards1121
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
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
UMTSUMTS 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 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 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 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 850 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
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)

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 13
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
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 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 10

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 630Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Process technology28 nm14 nm28 nm10 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A534x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.8 GHz Kryo 385, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 385
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8ARMv8ARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB--32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)512 KB
0.5 MB
--1536 KB
1.5 MB
Level 3 cache memory (L3)---2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores4888
CPU frequency1450 MHz2200 MHz1400 MHz2800 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T720 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 508Qualcomm Adreno 505Qualcomm Adreno 630
GPU cores2---
GPU frequency450 MHz--710 MHz
RAM capacity3 GB4 GB2 GB4 GB
6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR4LPDDR3LPDDR4X
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channelSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency733 MHz1333 MHz800 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

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

Storage32 GB32 GB
64 GB
16 GB64 GB
eMMC--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
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
6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.94 in
74.72 mm
7.47 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.24 in
56.8 mm
5.68 cm
Height4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
5.23 in
132.83 mm
13.28 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
4.47 in
113.59 mm
11.36 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels
Pixel density267 ppi
104 ppcm
367 ppi
144 ppcm
282 ppi
110 ppcm
483 ppi
189 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area71.51 %76.35 %69.98 %73.76 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
1100:1 contrast ratio
400 cd/m²
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
500 cd/m²
2.5D curved glass screenCorning Gorilla Glass 5
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
HDR

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
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 model-Sony Exmor RSSony Exmor RS-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor format1/3.06"1/2.3"-1/2.3"
Pixel size---1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
ISO100 - 3200100 - 12800100 - 3200100 - 12800
Aperturef/2f/2-f/2
Shutter speed1 - 1/40001 - 1/4000--
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.54 mm4.22 mm
24 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-4.4 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view-84 °--
Number of lenses---6
Flash typeDual LEDLEDLEDLED
Image resolution4224 x 3136 pixels
13.25 MP
5520 x 4144 pixels
22.87 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
5057 x 3796 pixels
19.2 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps60 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
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)
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)
---Wide angel G-lens
5-axis EIS
1080p @ 960 fps
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 RSSony Exmor R-
Sensor type-CMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor format1/4"1/2.6"-1/5"
ISO-100 - 6400100 - 3200100 - 1600
Aperturef/2.4f/2-f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent1.78 mm3.64 mm-1.9 mm
23 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view120 °88 °--
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
5312 x 2992 pixels
15.89 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 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
-Optical image stabilization
Sensor size - 1/4" (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 23 mm (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
Secondary front camera - 8 MP
-5-axis EIS

Audio

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

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

Radio

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

RadioYesYesYesNo
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
Galileo

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
802.11a
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
Wi-Fi Display
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.

Version4.25.04.25.0
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
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-CUSB Type-C
Version2.02.02.03.1
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
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 jackYesYesYesNo

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

Capacity3300 mAh3580 mAh2620 mAh2870 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power5 V / 0.85 A5 V / 1.5 A-5 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0-Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
FeaturesNon-removableFast charging
Non-removable
Non-removableFast 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)0.47 W/kg0.41 W/kg-0.77 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.22 W/kg1.12 W/kg-1.05 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)1.04 W/kg1.16 W/kg-0.78 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)0.96 W/kg0.49 W/kg-0.74 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional featuresH3311 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.470 W/kg; body - 1.220 W/kg
H3321 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.470 W/kg; body - 1.350 W/kg
H3321 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.040 W/kg; body - 0.960 W/kg
H4311 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.470 W/kg; body - 1.220 W/kg
H4331 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.650 W/kg; body - 1.290 W/kg
H4331 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.930 W/kg; body - 0.900 W/kg
H3213 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.410 W/kg; body - 1.120 W/kg
H3223 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.410 W/kg; body - 1.050 W/kg
H3223 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.160 W/kg; body - 0.490 W/kg
H4213 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.410 W/kg; body - 1.120 W/kg
H4233 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.410 W/kg; body - 1.190 W/kg
H4233 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.920 W/kg; body - 0.540 W/kg
-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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