Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia XZ1
- HTC U11

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia XZ1

Sony Xperia XZ1

Dimensions: 73 x 148 x 7.4 mm
Weight: 155 g
SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
CPU: 4x 2.45 GHz Kryo, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo, Cores: 8
GPU: Qualcomm Adreno 540, 710 MHz
RAM: 4 GB, 1866 MHz
Storage: 64 GB
Display: 5.2 in, IPS, 1080 x 1920 pixels, 24 bit
Battery: 2700 mAh, Li-Polymer
OS: Android 8.0 Oreo
Camera: 5057 x 3796 pixels, 3840 x 2160 pixels, 30 fps

Prices
HTC U11

HTC U11

Dimensions: 75.9 x 153.9 x 7.9 mm
Weight: 169 g
SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
CPU: 4x 2.45 GHz Kryo, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo, Cores: 8
GPU: Qualcomm Adreno 540, 710 MHz
RAM: 4 GB, 6 GB, 1866 MHz
Storage: 64 GB, 128 GB
Display: 5.5 in, Super LCD 5, 1440 x 2560 pixels, 24 bit
Battery: 3000 mAh, Li-Polymer
OS: Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Camera: 4032 x 3024 pixels, 3840 x 2160 pixels, 30 fps

Prices
Model aliasG8341
G8343
U 11

Design

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

Width73 mm
7.3 cm
0.24 ft
2.87 in
75.9 mm
7.59 cm
0.25 ft
2.99 in
Height148 mm
14.8 cm
0.49 ft
5.83 in
153.9 mm
15.39 cm
0.5 ft
6.06 in
Thickness7.4 mm
0.74 cm
0.02 ft
0.29 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
Weight155 g
0.34 lbs
5.47 oz
169 g
0.37 lbs
5.96 oz
Volume79.95 cm³
4.86 in³
92.28 cm³
5.6 in³
ColorsBlack
Pink
Blue
Silver
Red
Blue
Black
White
Body materialsPolycarbonate
Aluminium alloy
Aluminium alloy
Glass
CertificationIP68
IP65
IP67

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
Number of SIM cards12

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
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
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)

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 16
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 16

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 OreoAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
User interface (UI)-Sense

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 835 MSM8998Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Process technology10 nm10 nm
CPU4x 2.45 GHz Kryo, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo4x 2.45 GHz Kryo, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-A
CPU cores88
CPU frequency2450 MHz2450 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 540Qualcomm Adreno 540
GPU frequency710 MHz710 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB4 GB
6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

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

Storage64 GB64 GB
128 GB
UFS 2.0UFS 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/technologyIPSSuper LCD 5
Diagonal size5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
Height4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels
Pixel density424 ppi
166 ppcm
534 ppi
209 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area69.22 %71.62 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
138% sRGB
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
3D curved glass screen

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
-Edge sensor

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 IMX362 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS
ISO100 - 12800100 - 3200
Aperturef/2.0f/1.7
Flash typeLEDDual LED
Image resolution5057 x 3796 pixels
19.2 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video 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
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
Pixel size - 1.22 μm
Sensor size - 1/2.3"
Hybrid autofocus
6-element lens
Wide angel G-lens
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 25 mm
720p @ 960 fps
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection
Laser autofocus
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
5-axis OIS+EIS
1080p @ 120 fps

Secondary camera

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

Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSI
ISO100 - 6400-
Aperturef/2.0f/2.0
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4656 x 3496 pixels
16.28 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 22 mmWide-angle lens - 150°
Auto HDR
Panorama
Self-timer

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Clear Audio+
S-Force front surround
192 kHz / 24 bit
3D sound
Hi-Res Audio
192 kHz / 24 bit
USonic
Headphone adapter

Radio

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

RadioNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
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
-4x4 MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version5.04.2
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
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 typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version3.13.1
FeaturesCharging
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 jackYesNo

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
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

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
AMR
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
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2700 mAh3000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time-24 h 30 min
24.5 h
1470 min
1 days
2G stand-by time-336 h
20160 min
14 days
3G talk time-24 h 30 min
24.5 h
1470 min
1 days
3G stand-by time-336 h
20160 min
14 days
4G talk time-24 h 30 min
24.5 h
1470 min
1 days
4G stand-by time-336 h
20160 min
14 days
Charger output power5 V / 2.7 A
9 V / 1.8 A
12 V / 1.35 A
5 V / 2 A
9 V / 1.7 A
12 V / 1.25 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
FeaturesFast 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)0.8 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)1.22 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)0.85 W/kg0.95 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.09 W/kg0.52 W/kg