Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia 1
- HTC Exodus 1
- Xiaomi Black Shark Helo
- nubia Red Magic Mars

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia 1HTC Exodus 1Xiaomi Black Shark Helonubia Red Magic Mars
Sony Xperia 1HTC Exodus 1Xiaomi Black Shark Helo
Prices
nubia Red Magic Mars
Prices
Model alias-Exodus1BlackShark Helo-

Design

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

Width72 mm
7.2 cm
0.24 ft
2.83 in
73.95 mm
7.4 cm
0.24 ft
2.91 in
75.25 mm
7.53 cm
0.25 ft
2.96 in
75 mm
7.5 cm
0.25 ft
2.95 in
Height167 mm
16.7 cm
0.55 ft
6.57 in
156.62 mm
15.66 cm
0.51 ft
6.17 in
160 mm
16 cm
0.52 ft
6.3 in
158.25 mm
15.83 cm
0.52 ft
6.23 in
Thickness8.2 mm
0.82 cm
0.03 ft
0.32 in
9.7 mm
0.97 cm
0.03 ft
0.38 in
8.7 mm
0.87 cm
0.03 ft
0.34 in
9.85 mm
0.99 cm
0.03 ft
0.39 in
Weight191 g
0.42 lbs
6.74 oz
188 g
0.41 lbs
6.63 oz
190 g
0.42 lbs
6.7 oz
193 g
0.43 lbs
6.81 oz
Volume98.6 cm³
5.99 in³
112.35 cm³
6.82 in³
104.75 cm³
6.36 in³
116.91 cm³
7.1 in³
ColorsBlackBlueBlackBlack
Red
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloyAluminium alloy
CertificationIP68
IP65
IP68--

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-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards1222
FeaturesDual 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)-

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 MHzCDMA 800 MHz
W-CDMA--W-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
-
TD-SCDMA--TD-SCDMA 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 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
-UMTS 800 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 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)
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 1700/2100 MHz (B66)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 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-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
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 800 MHz (B18)
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 1900 MHz (B25)
LTE 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 2300 MHz (B30)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)

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
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 18
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 18
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 18
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

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 9.0 PieAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
User interface (UI)-Edge Sense 2JoyUInubia Red Magic 1.6

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 855Qualcomm Snapdragon 845Qualcomm Snapdragon 845Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Process technology7 nm10 nm10 nm10 nm
CPU1x 2.84 GHz Kryo 485, 3x 2.42 GHz Kryo 485, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 4854x 2.8 GHz Kryo 385, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 3854x 2.8 GHz Kryo 385, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 3854x 2.8 GHz Kryo 385, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 385
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-1536 KB
1.5 MB
1536 KB
1.5 MB
1536 KB
1.5 MB
Level 3 cache memory (L3)-2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores8888
CPU frequency2840 MHz2800 MHz2800 MHz2800 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 640Qualcomm Adreno 630Qualcomm Adreno 630Qualcomm Adreno 630
GPU frequency-710 MHz710 MHz710 MHz
RAM capacity6 GB6 GB6 GB
8 GB
10 GB
6 GB
8 GB
10 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency2133 MHz1866 MHz1866 MHz1866 MHz
--Liquid cooling systemICE multi-dimensional cooling system (air and liquid)

Storage

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

Storage128 GB128 GB128 GB
256 GB
64 GB
128 GB
256 GB
UFS 2.1UFS 2.1UFS 2.1UFS 2.1

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
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/technologyP-OLEDSuper LCD 6AMOLEDJDI IPS
Diagonal size6.5 in
165.1 mm
16.51 cm
6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
6.01 in
152.65 mm
15.27 cm
6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
Width2.56 in
65.04 mm
6.5 cm
2.68 in
68.16 mm
6.82 cm
2.69 in
68.27 mm
6.83 cm
2.68 in
68.16 mm
6.82 cm
Height5.97 in
151.75 mm
15.18 cm
5.37 in
136.31 mm
13.63 cm
5.38 in
136.54 mm
13.65 cm
5.37 in
136.31 mm
13.63 cm
Aspect ratio2.333:12:1
2:1 (18:9)
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
Resolution1440 x 3360 pixels1440 x 2880 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels
Pixel density562 ppi
220 ppcm
537 ppi
211 ppcm
402 ppi
158 ppcm
402 ppi
158 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area82.35 %80.47 %77.67 %78.53 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
Dynamic Vibration system
HDR
Corning Gorilla Glass
2.5D curved glass screen
400 cd/m²
HDR10
60000:1 contrast ratio
430 cd/m²
101.3% DCI-P3
Display manufacturer - Japan Display Inc.
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
-Edge sensorFingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1229-

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor model--Sony IMX486 Exmor RS-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSICMOSCMOS
ISO100 - 12800-100 - 3200-
Aperturef/2f/1.75f/1.75f/1.8
Focal length-4.28 mm--
Flash typeLEDDual LEDDual LEDDual LED
Image resolution5057 x 3796 pixels
19.2 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4000 x 3000 pixels
12 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps60 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
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
Macro mode
RAW
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
RAW
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
Macro mode
Sensor size - 1/2.3"
Pixel size - 1.22 μm
Hybrid autofocus
6-element lens
Wide angel G-lens
5-axis EIS
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 25 mm
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection
Laser autofocus
1080p @ 240 fps
Secondary rear camera - 16 MP (telephoto)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.6 (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.9"
Pixel size - 1.25 μm
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
4-axis OIS
1080p @ 240 fps
720p @ 240 fps
Secondary rear camera - 20 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Sony IMX376 Exmor RS (#2)
Sensor type - CMOS BSI (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.78" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/1.75 (#2)
6-element lens (#2)
Phase detection
6-element lens
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Sensor model--Sony IMX376 Exmor RS-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSICMOS BSICMOS
ISO100 - 1600---
Aperturef/1.9f/2f/2.2f/2
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
5120 x 3840 pixels
19.66 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
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
Sensor size - 1/3"
Pixel size - 1.12 μm
5-axis EIS
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 23 mm
Pixel size - 1.12 μm
Face unlock
Auto HDR
Panorama
Self-timer
OIS
Wide-angle lens - 84°
Secondary front camera - 8 MP
Sensor size - 1/2.78"
Pixel size - 1.0 μm
5-element lens
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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
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Clear Audio+
S-Force front surround
192 kHz / 24-bit
Headphone adapter
Hi-Res Audio
192 kHz / 24-bit
USonic
Biso sound
Hi-Fi Audio
Smart PA
Headphone adapter
DTS 7.1
Smart PA

Radio

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

RadioNoNoNoYes

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
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
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
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
-2x2 MiMO2x2 MiMO2x2 MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.05.05.0
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
LE
A2DP
LE

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
Version3.13.12.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
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 jackNoNoNoYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
DLNA
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
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
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
DSEE HX
DSD
AAC
AC3
AMR
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
AAC
AAC+
AC3
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
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
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
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.

Capacity4400 mAh3500 mAh4000 mAh3800 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time-23 h 48 min
23.8 h
1428 min
1 days
--
3G talk time-23 h 48 min
23.8 h
1428 min
1 days
--
Charger output power-5 V / 2.5 A
9 V / 1.7 A
12 V / 1.25 A
5 V / 3 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
5 V / 3.2 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0NeoPower 3.0
FeaturesWireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Qi wireless charging---

Additional features

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

Additional features--SHARK key for high performance gaming modeRGB light panel on the back
 Sony Xperia 1HTC Exodus 1Xiaomi Black Shark Helonubia Red Magic Mars