Comparison between:
- LG K8 (2017)
- HTC Desire 510
- Sony Xperia XA

Brand and model

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

LG K8 (2017)HTC Desire 510Sony Xperia XA
LG K8 (2017)
Prices
HTC Desire 510
Prices
Sony Xperia XA
Prices
Model aliasLG-M200N
M200N
LG-US215
US215
A11F3111
F3113
F3115

Design

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

Width72.1 mm
7.21 cm
0.237 ft
2.839 in
69.8 mm
6.98 cm
0.229 ft
2.748 in
66.8 mm
6.68 cm
0.219 ft
2.63 in
Height144.8 mm
14.48 cm
0.475 ft
5.701 in
139.9 mm
13.99 cm
0.459 ft
5.508 in
143.6 mm
14.36 cm
0.471 ft
5.654 in
Thickness8.09 mm
0.809 cm
0.027 ft
0.319 in
9.99 mm
0.999 cm
0.033 ft
0.393 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
Weight144 g
0.32 lbs
5.08 oz
158 g
0.35 lbs
5.57 oz
137 g
0.3 lbs
4.85 oz
Volume84.46 cm³
5.13 in³
97.55 cm³
5.92 in³
75.78 cm³
4.6 in³
ColorsBlue
Black
Gray
Gold
White
Gray
Black
Blue
Black
White
Rose-gold
Gold
Body materialsPlastic-Metal
Plastic

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMMicro-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards111
FeaturesDual 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
CDMACDMA 800 MHz (US215)
CDMA 1900 MHz (US215)
--
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz (F3113)
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz (US215)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (US215)
LTE 700 MHz (B12) (Us215)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz (F3111; F3115)
LTE 2100 MHz (F3111; F3115)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39) (F3115)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40) (F3115)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41) (F3115)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38) (F3115)
LTE 900 MHz (F3111; F3115)
LTE 1900 MHz (F3111; F3113)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (F3113)
LTE 700 MHz (B12) (F3113)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13 (F3113)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17 (F3113)
LTE 800 MHz (B20) (F3111)
LTE 700 MHz (B28) (F3113)

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
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
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 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat
User interface (UI)-Sense 5.5-

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 425 MSM8917Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755)
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A534x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8ARMv8-A
Level 0 cache memory (L0)-4 KB + 4 KB-
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-16 KB + 16 KB256 KB + 256 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores448
CPU frequency1400 MHz1400 MHz2000 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 308Qualcomm Adreno 306ARM Mali-T860 MP2
GPU cores--2
GPU frequency500 MHz400 MHz700 MHz
RAM capacity1.5 GB1 GB2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelSingle channelSingle channel
RAM frequency667 MHz533 MHz933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB8 GB16 GB
eMMC--

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/technologyIPSLCDIPS
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
4.7 in
119.38 mm
11.94 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.3 in
58.49 mm
5.85 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
4.1 in
104.07 mm
10.41 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.779:11.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels480 x 854 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density294 ppi
115 ppcm
208 ppi
81 ppcm
294 ppi
115 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area66.23 %62.54 %72.08 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
2.5D curved glass screen
320 cd/m²
-Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2
Minimum pencil hardness >9H

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
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 IMX258 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size4.6 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
-4.71 x 3.49 mm
0.23 in
Pixel size1.106 µm
0.001106 mm
-1.133 µm
0.001133 mm
Crop factor7.47-7.37
Aperturef/2.2-f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.52 mm
26.29 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-3.5 mm
25.81 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Flash typeLED-LED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 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
FeaturesAutofocus
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Digital zoom
Geotagging
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
Macro mode
Hybrid auto focus (HAF)

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 IMX219PQ Exmor R
Sensor type--CMOS BSI
Sensor size2.9 x 2.2 mm
0.14 in
-3.67 x 2.76 mm
0.18 in
Pixel size1.133 µm
0.001133 mm
-1.124 µm
0.001124 mm
Crop factor11.89-9.42
Aperturef/2.4-f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent2.14 mm
25.44 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-3.5 mm
32.98 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view--88 °
Image resolution2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps-30 fps
--Autofocus
HDR

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
HAC (M4/T4) - Hearing Aid CompatibilityHAC (M3/T4) - Hearing Aid CompatibilityClear Audio+
S-Force 3D

Radio

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

RadioYesYesYes
RDS-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

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display

Bluetooth

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

Version4.24.04.1
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
GAVDP
GOEP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
SAP
HOGP
A2DPA2DP
AVCTP
AVDTP
AVRCP
BNEP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
GOEP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
SAP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Host
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
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
LG-M200N - 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
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
AAC
AAC+
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
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
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
MP4
WMV
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
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.

Capacity2500 mAh2100 mAh2300 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time4 h
240 min
0.2 days
17 h 10 min
17.2 h
1030.2 min
0.7 days
11 h
660 min
0.5 days
2G stand-by time100 h
6000 min
4.2 days
646 h
38760 min
26.9 days
560 h
33600 min
23.3 days
3G talk time4 h
240 min
0.2 days
16 h
960 min
0.7 days
10 h
600 min
0.4 days
3G stand-by time100 h
6000 min
4.2 days
655 h
39300 min
27.3 days
603 h
36180 min
25.1 days
4G stand-by time--572 h
34320 min
23.8 days
Charger output power5 V / 0.85 A--
FeaturesRemovableRemovableFast charging
Non-removable
--Quick Charger UCH12

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)0.433 W/kg-0.459 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.22 W/kg-0.624 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)0.86 W/kg-0.57 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)0.35 W/kg-1.23 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional featuresLG-M200N - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.433 W/kg; body - 1.220 W/kg
LG-M200N - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.9860 W/kg; body - 0.350 W/kg
LG-US215 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.990 W/kg; body - 0.920 W/kg
-F3111 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.718 W/kg; body - 0.432 W/kg
F3113 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.459 W/kg; body - 0.624 W/kg
F3113 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.570 W/kg; body - 1.230 W/kg
F3115 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.504 W/kg; body - 0.544 W/kg
 LG K8 (2017)HTC Desire 510Sony Xperia XA