Comparison between:
- Asus ZenFone Live (L1) Go Edition
- Sugar Y16
- Sugar Y12
- Asus ZenFone 5 A500CG

Brand and model

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

Asus ZenFone Live (L1) Go EditionSugar Y16Sugar Y12Asus ZenFone 5 A500CG
Asus ZenFone Live (L1) Go EditionSugar Y16Sugar Y12Asus ZenFone 5 A500CG
Model alias---A500CG

Design

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

Width71.77 mm
7.18 cm
0.24 ft
2.83 in
71.5 mm
7.15 cm
0.23 ft
2.81 in
73.4 mm
7.34 cm
0.24 ft
2.89 in
72.8 mm
7.28 cm
0.24 ft
2.87 in
Height147.26 mm
14.73 cm
0.48 ft
5.8 in
147.7 mm
14.77 cm
0.48 ft
5.81 in
147 mm
14.7 cm
0.48 ft
5.79 in
148.2 mm
14.82 cm
0.49 ft
5.83 in
Thickness8.15 mm
0.82 cm
0.03 ft
0.32 in
8.4 mm
0.84 cm
0.03 ft
0.33 in
8.3 mm
0.83 cm
0.03 ft
0.33 in
10.34 mm
1.03 cm
0.03 ft
0.41 in
Weight140 g
0.31 lbs
4.94 oz
150 g
0.33 lbs
5.29 oz
-145 g
0.32 lbs
5.11 oz
Volume86.14 cm³
5.23 in³
88.71 cm³
5.39 in³
89.56 cm³
5.44 in³
111.56 cm³
6.77 in³
ColorsGold
Black
Blue
Rose-gold
Gold
Rose-gold
Black
Gold
Blue
Black
White
Purple
Red
Gold
Body materialsMetalPlasticMetalPlastic

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
Nano-SIM / microSD
Micro-SIM
Number of SIM cards2222
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)-Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)
SIM1 - 2G; 3G; 4G
SIM2 - 2G; 3G; 4G
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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 900 MHz
GSM 1800 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 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
-
W-CDMA-W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
W-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
-
TD-SCDMA-TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
-
UMTSUMTS 800 MHz
UMTS 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
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-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 800 MHz (B18)
LTE 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 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)
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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 4
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+

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 Go EditionAndroid 8.1 OreoSugar OS 3.1 (Android 7.1 Nougat)Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4.2 KitKat
User interface (UI)---ZenUI

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 MSM8917MediaTek MT6739WWQualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917Intel Atom Z2580
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm32 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A53Intel Saltwell HT
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8-AARMv8IA-32 (x86)
Level 1 cache memory (L1)---24 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)---512 KB
0.5 MB
CPU cores4442
CPU frequency1400 MHz1500 MHz1400 MHz2000 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 308PowerVR GE8100Qualcomm Adreno 308PowerVR SGX544 MP2
GPU cores---2
GPU frequency500 MHz-500 MHz533 MHz
RAM capacity1 GB3 GB3 GB1 GB
2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3LPDDR3LPDDR2
RAM channelsSingle channelSingle channelSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency800 MHz667 MHz667 MHz533 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB32 GB32 GB8 GB
16 GB
32 GB
eMMC--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
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 size5.45 in
138.43 mm
13.84 cm
5.45 in
138.43 mm
13.84 cm
5.45 in
138.43 mm
13.84 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.44 in
61.91 mm
6.19 cm
2.44 in
61.91 mm
6.19 cm
2.44 in
61.91 mm
6.19 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height4.87 in
123.82 mm
12.38 cm
4.87 in
123.82 mm
12.38 cm
4.87 in
123.82 mm
12.38 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
Aspect ratio2:1
2:1 (18:9)
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1440 pixels720 x 1440 pixels720 x 1440 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density295 ppi
115 ppcm
295 ppi
115 ppcm
295 ppi
115 ppcm
294 ppi
115 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area72.76 %72.82 %71.27 %64.09 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
2.5D curved glass screen
Bluelight Filter
2.5D curved glass screen2.5D curved glass screen
900:1 contrast ratio
410 cd/m²
68% NTSC
Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
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--OmniVision OV8856Sony IMX219PQ Exmor R
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSPureCelCMOS BSI
Sensor size--3.68 x 2.77 mm
0.18 in
3.67 x 2.76 mm
0.18 in
Pixel size--1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
1.124 µm
0.001124 mm
Crop factor--9.49.42
Aperturef/2f/2f/2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)28 mm *(35 mm / full frame)-3.1 mm
29.21 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view80 °---
Number of lenses5555
Flash typeDual LEDLEDLEDLED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 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
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous 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
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
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)
Autofocus
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
Touch focus
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
--Secondary rear camera - 2 MP-

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--OmniVision OV5670-
Sensor type--PureCel-
Sensor size--2.95 x 2.21 mm
0.14 in
-
Pixel size--1.136 µm
0.001136 mm
-
Crop factor--11.74-
Aperturef/2.4f/2f/2.4f/2.4
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-28 mm *(35 mm / full frame)--
Field of view85 °---
Number of lenses-55-
Auxiliary lightLEDLED--
Image resolution2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
1600 x 1200 pixels
1.92 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesFace unlock---

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

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

RadioYesYesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
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
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

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

Version4.24.24.24.0
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
A2DPA2DPA2DP
EDR

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage

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 jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering

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
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
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
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WMV
Xvid
AVI
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
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 mAh2900 mAh3000 mAh2110 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-IonLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time---18 h 30 min
18.5 h
1110 min
0.8 days
2G stand-by time---353 h
21180 min
14.7 days
3G talk time---18 h 30 min
18.5 h
1110 min
0.8 days
3G stand-by time---353 h
21180 min
14.7 days
FeaturesNon-removableRemovableNon-removableNon-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)0.423 W/kg--0.71 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.454 W/kg--0.607 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)---1.18 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional featuresZA550KL - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) India: head - 0.468 W/kg; body - 0.981 W/kg---
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