Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia X Compact
- Sony Xperia XZs
- Sony Xperia Z5
- Sony Xperia X Performance

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia X CompactSony Xperia XZsSony Xperia Z5Sony Xperia X Performance
Sony Xperia X Compact
Prices
Sony Xperia XZs
Prices
Sony Xperia Z5
Prices
Sony Xperia X Performance
Prices
Model aliasF5321G8231
G8232
E6653
E6603
F8131
F8132

Design

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

Width65 mm
6.5 cm
0.213 ft
2.559 in
72 mm
7.2 cm
0.236 ft
2.835 in
72 mm
7.2 cm
0.236 ft
2.835 in
71.1 mm
7.11 cm
0.233 ft
2.799 in
Height129 mm
12.9 cm
0.423 ft
5.079 in
146 mm
14.6 cm
0.479 ft
5.748 in
146 mm
14.6 cm
0.479 ft
5.748 in
144.8 mm
14.48 cm
0.475 ft
5.701 in
Thickness9.5 mm
0.95 cm
0.031 ft
0.374 in
8.1 mm
0.81 cm
0.027 ft
0.319 in
7.3 mm
0.73 cm
0.024 ft
0.287 in
8.7 mm
0.87 cm
0.029 ft
0.343 in
Weight135 g
0.3 lbs
4.76 oz
161 g
0.35 lbs
5.68 oz
154 g
0.34 lbs
5.43 oz
165 g
0.36 lbs
5.82 oz
Volume79.66 cm³
4.84 in³
85.15 cm³
5.17 in³
76.74 cm³
4.66 in³
89.57 cm³
5.44 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Blue
Blue
Silver
Black
Black
White
Gold
Green
Pink
Black
White
Rose-gold
Gold
Body materialsPlasticAluminium alloy
Glass
GlassMetal
Certification-IP68
IP65
IP65
IP68
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-SIMNano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards1111
Features-Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)--
-G8232 - Dual SIM-F8132 - Dual SIM

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
UMTSUMTS 800 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 800 MHz (B21)
UMTS 800 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 800 MHz (B21)
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 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 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 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
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 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B29)
LTE 1500 MHz (B32)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
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)

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
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 9
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 9
--E6603 - 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 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat

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 650 MSM8956Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996
Process technology28 nm14 nm20 nm14 nm
CPU2x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A72, 4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A532x 2.15 GHz Kryo, 2x 1.6 GHz Kryo4x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A57, 4x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A532x 2.15 GHz Kryo, 2x 1.6 GHz Kryo
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 0 cache memory (L0)--4 KB + 4 KB-
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-32 KB + 32 KB16 KB + 16 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-1536 KB
1.5 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
1536 KB
1.5 MB
CPU cores6484
CPU frequency1800 MHz2150 MHz2000 MHz2150 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 510Qualcomm Adreno 530Qualcomm Adreno 430Qualcomm Adreno 530
GPU frequency550 MHz624 MHz600 MHz624 MHz
RAM capacity3 GB4 GB3 GB3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR4LPDDR4LPDDR4
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency933 MHz1866 MHz1600 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

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

Storage32 GB32 GB
64 GB
32 GB32 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
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 size4.6 in
116.84 mm
11.68 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.26 in
57.28 mm
5.73 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height4.01 in
101.83 mm
10.18 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density319 ppi
125 ppcm
424 ppi
166 ppcm
424 ppi
166 ppcm
441 ppi
173 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area69.79 %71.14 %71.14 %67.16 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
138% sRGB
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Chemical tempered glass
Anti-fingerprint coating
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement

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
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Geomagnetic
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Step detector
Step counter
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1145
Step detector
Step counter
Step detector
Step counter
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1145
Step detector
Step counter
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1145

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 modelSony Exmor RSSony IMX400 Exmor RSSony Exmor RSSony Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size6.17 x 4.55 mm
0.3 in
-6.17 x 4.55 mm
0.3 in
6.17 x 4.55 mm
0.3 in
Sensor format-1/2.3"--
Pixel size1.118 µm
0.001118 mm
1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
1.118 µm
0.001118 mm
1.118 µm
0.001118 mm
Crop factor5.64-5.645.64
ISO100 - 12800100 - 12800100 - 12800100 - 12800
Aperturef/2f/2f/2f/2
Shutter speed-1 - 1/4000--
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.27 mm
24.1 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.4 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.26 mm
24.01 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.27 mm
24.1 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses-6--
Flash typeLEDLEDLEDLED
Image resolution5520 x 4140 pixels
22.85 MP
5056 x 3792 pixels
19.17 MP
5520 x 4140 pixels
22.85 MP
5520 x 4140 pixels
22.85 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS60 fps30 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
Hybrid auto focus (HAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Hybrid auto focus (HAF)
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
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
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Triple Image Sensing
RGBC-IR sensor
Wide angel G-lens
Triple Image Sensing
RGBC-IR sensor
Wide angel G-lens
720p @ 960 fps
1080p @ 60fps
720p @ 120fps
Pulse LED flash
Wide angel G-lens
Pulse LED flash
Wide angel G-lens

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 Exmor RSony Exmor RSSony Exmor RSSony Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS-CMOS
Sensor size-4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
-4.8 x 3.6 mm
0.24 in
Pixel size-1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
-1.154 µm
0.001154 mm
Crop factor-7.38-7.21
ISO100 - 6400100 - 6400-100 - 6400
Aperturef/2f/2-f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent22 mm *(35 mm / full frame)2.98 mm
21.99 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)3.05 mm
22 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
4160 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
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
--Digital image stabilization-

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
Stereo speakers
Clear Audio+
S-Force front surround
Clear Audio+
S-Force front surround
192 kHz / 24-bit
3D Surround SoundClear Audio+
S-Force front surround

Radio

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

RadioYesNoYesNo
RDS-RDS-

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
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
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
--MiMO-

Bluetooth

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

Version4.24.24.14.2
FeaturesA2DP
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
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
HDP
HFP
HID
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-CMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
Charging
Host
Mass storage

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 jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
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
Flash
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
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
ALAC
Opus
DSD
LDAC
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD

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
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
MPEG-4
VP8
VP9
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
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.

Capacity2700 mAh2900 mAh2900 mAh2700 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time11 h
660 min
0.5 days
-13 h 10 min
13.2 h
790 min
0.5 days
-
2G stand-by time710 h
42600 min
29.6 days
-520 h
31200 min
21.7 days
-
3G talk time14 h
840 min
0.6 days
-17 h
1020 min
0.7 days
-
3G stand-by time750 h
45000 min
31.3 days
-540 h
32400 min
22.5 days
-
4G stand-by time670 h
40200 min
27.9 days
-500 h
30000 min
20.8 days
-
Charger output power---5 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0-
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
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)1.08 W/kg0.85 W/kg0.751 W/kg0.52 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.25 W/kg1.17 W/kg0.781 W/kg0.94 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)0.72 W/kg0.81 W/kg0.55 W/kg0.58 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)0.97 W/kg0.35 W/kg0.64 W/kg0.67 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional features-G8231 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.850 W/kg; body - 1.200 W/kg
G8232 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.850 W/kg; body - 1.170 W/kg
G8232 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.810 W/kg; body - 0.350 W/kg
E6653 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.751 W/kg; body - 0.781 W/kg
E6653 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.550 w/kg; body - 0.640 w/kg
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