Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia Ace II
- Sony Xperia Ace
- Sony Xperia M2

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia Ace IISony Xperia AceSony Xperia M2
Sony Xperia Ace IISony Xperia AceSony Xperia M2
Prices
Model aliasSO-41B
Xperia Ace 2
SO-02LD2303
D2305
D2306

Design

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

Width69 mm
6.9 cm
0.226 ft
2.717 in
67 mm
6.7 cm
0.22 ft
2.638 in
71.14 mm
7.114 cm
0.233 ft
2.801 in
Height140 mm
14 cm
0.459 ft
5.512 in
140 mm
14 cm
0.459 ft
5.512 in
139.65 mm
13.965 cm
0.458 ft
5.498 in
Thickness8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
9.3 mm
0.93 cm
0.031 ft
0.366 in
8.64 mm
0.864 cm
0.028 ft
0.34 in
Weight159 g
0.35 lbs
5.61 oz
154 g
0.34 lbs
5.43 oz
148 g
0.33 lbs
5.22 oz
Volume85.97 cm³
5.22 in³
87.23 cm³
5.3 in³
85.84 cm³
5.21 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Blue
Black
White
Purple
Black
White
Purple
Body materialsPlasticMetal-
CertificationIP68IP58
IP6X
-

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-SIMMicro-SIM
Number of SIM cards111

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 (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
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 (B6)
UMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 1700 MHz (B4)
UMTS 800 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz (D2303); (D2305)
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz (D2306)
UMTS 1900 MHz (D2305); (D2306)
LTELTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 700 MHz Class 17 (D2306)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (D2306)
LTE 2600 MHz (D2303); (D2306)
LTE 1900 MHz (D2306)
LTE 2100 MHz (D2303)
LTE 850 MHz (D2303
LTE 1800 MHz (D2303)
LTE 900 MHz (D2303)
LTE 800 MHz (D2303)

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
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
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 11Android 9.0 PieAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4 KitKat
Android 5.1 Lollipop

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.

SoCMediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765)Qualcomm Snapdragon 630Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226/MSM8926
Process technology12 nm14 nm28 nm
CPU4x 2.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A7
CPU bits64 bit64 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8ARMv7
Level 1 cache memory (L1)--16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)--1024 KB
1 MB
CPU cores884
CPU frequency2300 MHz2200 MHz1200 MHz
GPUPowerVR GE8320Qualcomm Adreno 508Qualcomm Adreno 305
GPU cores--1
GPU frequency680 MHz--
RAM capacity4 GB4 GB1 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4LPDDR4-
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channel-
RAM frequency1333 MHz1333 MHz-
--D2303/D2306 - MSM8926
D2305 - MSM8226

Storage

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

Storage64 GB64 GB8 GB

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/technologyIPSIPSTFT
Diagonal size5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
4.8 in
121.92 mm
12.19 cm
Width2.26 in
57.33 mm
5.73 cm
2.24 in
56.8 mm
5.68 cm
2.35 in
59.77 mm
5.98 cm
Height5.02 in
127.4 mm
12.74 cm
4.47 in
113.59 mm
11.36 cm
4.18 in
106.26 mm
10.63 cm
Aspect ratio2.222:12:1
2:1 (18:9)
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1600 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels540 x 960 pixels
Pixel density319 ppi
125 ppcm
483 ppi
189 ppcm
229 ppi
90 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area75.85 %69 %64.14 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 6Triluminos display for mobile-

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
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Side-mounted fingerprint sensorStep counter
Step detector
-

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 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor format-1/3"-
Pixel size-1.25 µm
0.001250 mm
-
Aperturef/2f/1.8-
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)--
Flash typeDual LEDDual LEDLED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video 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
Digital image stabilization
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
Self-timer
Secondary rear camera - depth sensing--

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 typeCMOSCMOS-
Sensor format1/4"1/4"-
Pixel size1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
-
ISO100 - 3200100 - 3200-
Aperturef/2f/2-
Field of view-120 °-
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
-Hi-Res Audio
192 kHz / 24-bit
HAC (M3/T3) - Hearing Aid Compatibility

Radio

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

RadioYesYesYes
--RDS

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
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
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.

Version5.05.04.0
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
GAP
HFP
HID
OPP
PAN

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-CMicro USB
Version2.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
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 jackYesYesYes

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

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
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
3GPP
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
OGG
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
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4

Battery

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

Capacity4500 mAh2700 mAh2300 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Ion
2G talk time-9 h 18 min
9.3 h
558 min
0.4 days
11 h 14 min
11.2 h
673.8 min
0.5 days
2G stand-by time-430 h
25800 min
17.9 days
595 h
35700 min
24.8 days
3G talk time-12 h 42 min
12.7 h
762 min
0.5 days
12 h 7 min
12.1 h
726.6 min
0.5 days
3G stand-by time-530 h
31800 min
22.1 days
641 h
38460 min
26.7 days
4G talk time-17 h 48 min
17.8 h
1068 min
0.7 days
-
4G stand-by time-410 h
24600 min
17.1 days
543 h
32580 min
22.6 days
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Non-removableNon-removable
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