Comparison between:
- Samsung Galaxy S20 5G SD865
- Sony Xperia 1 II
- Sony Xperia 5 II

Brand and model

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

Samsung Galaxy S20 5G SD865Sony Xperia 1 IISony Xperia 5 II
Samsung Galaxy S20 5G SD865
Prices
Sony Xperia 1 II
Prices
Sony Xperia 5 II
Prices
Model aliasSM-G981
SM-G981U
SM-G981U1
SM-G981N
Xperia 1 Mark II
Xperia 1 Mk II
XQ-AT51
XQ-AT72
XQ-AT52
Xperia 5 Mark II
Xperia 5 Mk II

Design

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

Width69.1 mm
6.91 cm
0.227 ft
2.72 in
71.12 mm
7.112 cm
0.233 ft
2.8 in
68 mm
6.8 cm
0.223 ft
2.677 in
Height151.7 mm
15.17 cm
0.498 ft
5.972 in
165.1 mm
16.51 cm
0.542 ft
6.5 in
158 mm
15.8 cm
0.518 ft
6.22 in
Thickness7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
7.62 mm
0.762 cm
0.025 ft
0.3 in
8 mm
0.8 cm
0.026 ft
0.315 in
Weight163 g
0.36 lbs
5.75 oz
181 g
0.4 lbs
6.4 oz
163 g
0.36 lbs
5.75 oz
Volume82.81 cm³
5.03 in³
89.47 cm³
5.43 in³
85.95 cm³
5.22 in³
ColorsCosmic Grey
Cloud Blue
Cloud Pink
Black
Purple
Black
Pink
Blue
Gray
Body materialsGlass
Aluminium alloy
Aluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Glass
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 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 stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)
eSIM--

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)
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 900 MHz (B8)
UMTS 1700 MHz (B4)
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)
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 (B13)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
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-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)
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)
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 1500 MHz (B32)
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 NR5G-FDD 600 MHz (n71)
5G-FDD 850 MHz (n5)
5G-FDD 1700 MHz (n66)
5G-FDD 1900 MHz (n2)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)
5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)
-5G is market-dependent5G is market-dependent

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 20
5G NSA
5G SA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 20
5G NSA
5G SA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 19
5G NSA
5G SA
Snapdragon X55 modem
Enhanced 4x4 MIMO
Up to 7CA
LAA (US only)
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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 10Android 10Android 10
User interface (UI)One UI 2.0--

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.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 865Qualcomm Snapdragon 865Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
Process technology7 nm7 nm7 nm
CPU1x 2.84 GHz Kryo 585, 3x 2.42 GHz Kryo 585, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 5851x 2.84 GHz Kryo 585, 3x 2.42 GHz Kryo 585, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 5851x 2.84 GHz Kryo 585, 3x 2.42 GHz Kryo 585, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 585
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
CPU cores888
CPU frequency2840 MHz2840 MHz2840 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 650Qualcomm Adreno 650Qualcomm Adreno 650
GPU frequency-587 MHz587 MHz
RAM capacity12 GB8 GB8 GB
RAM typeLPDDR5LPDDR5LPDDR5
RAM channels-Double channelDouble channel
RAM frequency2750 MHz2750 MHz2750 MHz
-Elite Gaming
Game Enhancer
Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming
Game Enhancer

Storage

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

Storage128 GB256 GB128 GB
UFS 3.0UFS 3.0UFS 3.0

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/technologyDynamic AMOLED 2XOLEDOLED
Diagonal size6.2 in
157.48 mm
15.75 cm
6.5 in
165.1 mm
16.51 cm
6.1 in
154.94 mm
15.49 cm
Width2.54 in
64.62 mm
6.46 cm
2.56 in
64.98 mm
6.5 cm
2.4 in
61.03 mm
6.1 cm
Height5.65 in
143.61 mm
14.36 cm
5.98 in
151.78 mm
15.18 cm
5.61 in
142.41 mm
14.24 cm
Aspect ratio2.222:12.336:12.333:1
Resolution1440 x 3200 pixels1644 x 3840 pixels1080 x 2520 pixels
Pixel density566 ppi
222 ppcm
643 ppi
252 ppcm
449 ppi
176 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
30 bit
1073741824 colors
Display area88.82 %84.26 %81.16 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Infinity-O Display
Always-On Display
120Hz refresh rate
HDR10+
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
Dynamic Vibration system
Motion Blur Reduction (90Hz equivalent)
400 cd/m²
Peak brightness - 650 cd/m²
HDR
100% DCI-P3
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
CinemaWide display
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
X1 for mobile
Dynamic contrast enhancement
Dynamic Vibration system
120 Hz refresh rate
240 Hz touch sampling rate
400 cd/m²
Peak brightness - 650 cd/m²
HDR
8-bit+FRC color bit depth
100% DCI-P3
ITU-R BT.2020 (REC.2020)

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Geomagnetic
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
In-display ultrasonic fingerprint sensorStep counter
Step detector
Step counter
Step detector

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 modelSamsung S5K2LDSony IMX557Sony IMX557
Sensor typeISOCELLCMOSCMOS
Sensor size6.45 x 8.46 mm
0.42 in
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Sensor format1/1.76"1/1.76"1/1.76"
Pixel size1.8 µm
0.001800 mm
1.8 µm
0.001800 mm
1.8 µm
0.001800 mm
Crop factor4.07--
Aperturef/1.8f/1.7f/1.7
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.32 mm
17.57 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
24 mm *(35 mm / full frame)24 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view79 °82 °82 °
Flash typeDual LEDLEDLED
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution7680 x 4320 pixels
33.18 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS24 fps30 fps120 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical zoom
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)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital 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)
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 for Humans and Animals
Cinematography Pro
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Object tracking AF
Dual OIS
2160p @ 60 fps
1080p @ 240 fps
720p @ 960 fps
HDR10+ video recording
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 22 mm (#2)
Third rear camera - 64 MP (telephoto)
Aperture size - f/2.0 (#3)
Angle of view - 76° (#3)
PDAF (#3)
3x optical zoom (#3)
Zeiss lens
Dual Pixel PDAF
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Samsung S5K3T2 (#2)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size- f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 34° (#2)
OIS / EIS video stabilization (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 70 mm (#2)
3x optical zoom (#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)
TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera
Zeiss lens
Zeizz T* Coating
Dual Pixel PDAF
5-axis stabilization
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Samsung S5K3T2 (#2)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size- f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 34° (#2)
OIS / EIS video stabilization (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 70 mm (#2)
3x optical zoom (#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)
TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera

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 IMX374Samsung S5K4H7Samsung S5K4H7
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor format-1/4"1/4"
Pixel size-1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
ISO-100 - 1600100 - 1600
Aperturef/2.2f/2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)2.47 mm2.47 mm
Field of view80 °84 °84 °
Image resolution10 MP3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS60 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesPhase detection autofocus (PDAF)
HDR
Autofocus
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Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Auto HDR
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Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
384 kHz / 32-bit
AKG audio
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Atmos
192 kHz / 24-bit
360 Reality Audio
Hi-Res Audio
DSEE Ultimate
Dolby Atmos
192 kHz / 24-bit
360 Reality Audio
Hi-Res Audio
DSEE Ultimate

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
BeiDou
Galileo
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
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
802.11ax
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
Wi-Fi Display
802.11ax
HE80
MiMO
1024-QAM
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Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.15.1
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
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
Version3.23.13.1
FeaturesCharging
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 jackNoYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
ANT+
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
AMR
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
3GA
OGA
AWB
MID
XMF
MXMF
IMY
RTTTL
RTX
OTA
APE
DSF
DFF
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD
SRW
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD
SRW

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/codecsAVI
MKV
MP4
WMV
M4V
3GP
3G2
ASF
FLV
WEBM
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AV1
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.

Capacity4000 mAh4000 mAh4000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power5 V / 5 A5 V / 3 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
5 V / 3 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+, USB Power Delivery 3.0
FeaturesWireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Qi/PMA wireless charging - 15 W
Wireless reverse charging - 9 W
Fast Wireless Charging 2.0
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Qi wireless chargingXperia Adaptive Charging
Battery Care
STAMINA Mode

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 (USA)1.07 W/kg--
Body SAR (USA)1.03 W/kg--

Additional features

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

Additional featuresSamsung DeX
US SAR - Product-specific (wireless router) - 1.25 W/Kg
US SAR - Simultaneous transmission - 1.59 W/Kg
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 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G SD865Sony Xperia 1 IISony Xperia 5 II