Comparison between:
- Huawei Honor 9 Lite
- Sony Xperia Z3v
- Huawei Honor 9

Brand and model

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

Huawei Honor 9 LiteSony Xperia Z3vHuawei Honor 9
Huawei Honor 9 Lite
Prices
Sony Xperia Z3vHuawei Honor 9
Prices
Model aliasHonor 9 Youth
LLD-AL00
LLD-AL10
LLD-L31
LLD-TL10
D6708Glory 9
STF-AL00
STF-AL10
STF-L09

Design

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

Width71.9 mm
7.19 cm
0.236 ft
2.831 in
73.4 mm
7.34 cm
0.241 ft
2.89 in
70.9 mm
7.09 cm
0.233 ft
2.791 in
Height151 mm
15.1 cm
0.495 ft
5.945 in
148.5 mm
14.85 cm
0.487 ft
5.846 in
147.3 mm
14.73 cm
0.483 ft
5.799 in
Thickness7.6 mm
0.76 cm
0.025 ft
0.299 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
7.45 mm
0.745 cm
0.024 ft
0.293 in
Weight149 g
0.33 lbs
5.26 oz
170 g
0.38 lbs
6.02 oz
155 g
0.34 lbs
5.47 oz
Volume82.51 cm³
5.01 in³
97.01 cm³
5.89 in³
77.8 cm³
4.73 in³
ColorsBlue
White
Black
Gray
Black
White
Blue
Gray
Gold
Black
Orange
Red
Yellow
Body materialsAluminium alloyAluminium alloy
Glass
Glass
Metal
Certification-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-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIMNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Number of SIM cards212

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 MHzCDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA 800 MHz
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
-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 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 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 13
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

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
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
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 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
User interface (UI)EMUI 8.0
EMUI 9.0
-EMUI 5.1
EMUI 8.0
EMUI 9.0

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.

SoCHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 659Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974ACHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 960
Process technology16 nm28 nm16 nm
CPU4x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.7 GHz ARM Cortex-A53Krait 4004x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit32 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv7ARMv8-A
Level 0 cache memory (L0)-4 KB + 4 KB-
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-16 KB + 16 KB-
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-2048 KB
2 MB
-
CPU cores848
CPU frequency2360 MHz2500 MHz2360 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T830 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 330ARM Mali-G71 MP8
GPU cores248
GPU frequency-578 MHz1037 MHz
RAM capacity3 GB
4 GB
3 GB4 GB
6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3LPDDR4
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency933 MHz933 MHz1866 MHz
GPU Turbo-i6 coprocessor
GPU Turbo

Storage

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

Storage32 GB
64 GB
16 GB
32 GB
64 GB
128 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/technologyIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size5.65 in
143.51 mm
14.35 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5.15 in
130.81 mm
13.08 cm
Width2.53 in
64.18 mm
6.42 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.52 in
64.13 mm
6.41 cm
Height5.05 in
128.36 mm
12.84 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
4.49 in
114.01 mm
11.4 cm
Aspect ratio2:1
2:1 (18:9)
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 2160 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density427 ppi
167 ppcm
424 ppi
166 ppcm
428 ppi
168 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area76.12 %68.61 %70.24 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
2.5D curved glass screen
1200:1 contrast ratio
600 cd/m²
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
2.5D curved glass screen
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
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1028Step detector
Step counter
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1264

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 IMX220 Exmor RS-
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOSCMOS
Sensor size-6.17 x 4.55 mm
0.3 in
-
Pixel size-1.176 µm
0.001176 mm
-
Crop factor-5.64-
ISO-50 - 12800-
Aperturef/2.2f/2f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.46 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.43 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.95 mm
27 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Flash typeLEDLEDDual LED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
5248 x 3936 pixels
20.66 MP
3968 x 2976 pixels
11.81 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video 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
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Autofocus
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)
Laser autofocus (LAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps
G lens
Depth autofocus
2x hybrid zoom
Secondary rear camera - 20 MP (monochrome)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)

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 R-
Sensor typeCMOS BSI--
Aperturef/2-f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.5 mm
28 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-2.84 mm
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 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
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesFace unlock--
Secondary front camera - 2 MP--

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
-HAC (M4/T3) Hearing Aid Compatibility-

Radio

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

RadioYesYesNo
-RDS-

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
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-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
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
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.

Version4.24.04.2
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAP
GATT
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
EDR
LE

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version2.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

HDMI

The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is considered to be the digital alternative of the analog audio/video interface standards.

HDMI-Micro USB to HDMI MHL adapter-

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
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
LLD-L31 - 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
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
3GPP
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
Vorbis
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
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MPEG-4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
M4V
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
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.

Capacity3000 mAh3200 mAh3200 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
16 h
960 min
0.7 days
-
2G stand-by time576 h
34560 min
24 days
840 h
50400 min
35 days
-
3G talk time20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
21 h
1260 min
0.9 days
-
3G stand-by time576 h
34560 min
24 days
760 h
45600 min
31.7 days
-
4G stand-by time-540 h
32400 min
22.5 days
-
Charger output power5 V / 2 A-5 V / 2 A
9 V / 2 A
FeaturesNon-removableWireless charging
Non-removable
Fast 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)0.44 W/kg-1.26 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)0.96 W/kg-1.26 W/kg
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