Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet SGP771
- Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite LTE

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet SGP771Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite LTE
Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet SGP771Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite LTE
Model aliasSGP771SM-P615

Design

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

Width254 mm
25.4 cm
0.833 ft
10 in
244.5 mm
24.45 cm
0.802 ft
9.626 in
Height167 mm
16.7 cm
0.548 ft
6.575 in
154.3 mm
15.43 cm
0.506 ft
6.075 in
Thickness6.1 mm
0.61 cm
0.02 ft
0.24 in
70 mm
7 cm
0.23 ft
2.756 in
Weight393 g
0.87 lbs
13.86 oz
467 g
1.03 lbs
16.47 oz
Volume258.75 cm³
15.71 in³
2640.84 cm³
160.38 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Chiffon Rose
Angora Blue
Oxford Gray
Body materialsPlasticAluminium alloy
CertificationIP68
IP65
-

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
Number of SIM cards11

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 (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMA-W-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
UMTSUMTS 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 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)

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
HSPA+
LTE Cat 11

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 5.0.2 Lollipop
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 10
User interface (UI)-One UI 2.0

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.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9611
Process technology20 nm10 nm
CPU4x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A57, 4x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.7 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-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 cores88
CPU frequency2000 MHz2300 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 430ARM Mali-G72 MP3
GPU cores-3
GPU frequency650 MHz-
RAM capacity3 GB4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4LPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1600 MHz2133 MHz

Storage

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

Storage32 GB64 GB
128 GB

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/technologyIPSIPS
Diagonal size10.1 in
256.54 mm
25.65 cm
10.4 in
264.16 mm
26.42 cm
Width8.56 in
217.55 mm
21.75 cm
8.92 in
226.52 mm
22.65 cm
Height5.35 in
135.97 mm
13.6 cm
5.35 in
135.91 mm
13.59 cm
Aspect ratio1.6:1
16:10
1.667:1
5:3
Resolution2560 x 1600 pixels2000 x 1200 pixels
Pixel density299 ppi
117 ppcm
224 ppi
88 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area69.96 %81.87 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Chemical tempered glass
Anti-fingerprint coating
-

Sensors

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

SensorsLight
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Hall
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
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 modelSony Exmor RS-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS
Sensor format-1/4"
Pixel size-1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
ISO100 - 3200-
Aperture-f/1.9
Flash typeLED-
Image resolution3264 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
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
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Self-timer
Scene mode

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 R-
Aperture-f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)-
Field of view-80 °
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
Features-Face unlock

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
-AKG audio
Dolby Atmos

Radio

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

RadioYesNo
RDS-

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
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Direct
-VHT80 MIMO

Bluetooth

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

Version4.15.0
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
GAP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HOGP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
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.

HDMIMicro 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 jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
ANT+

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
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
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
QuickTime
MP4
Xvid
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
WMV7
WMV8
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity6000 mAh7040 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time24 h
1440 min
1 days
-
2G stand-by time1020 h
61200 min
42.5 days
-
3G talk time34 h
2040 min
1.4 days
-
3G stand-by time1040 h
62400 min
43.3 days
-
4G stand-by time1010 h
60600 min
42.1 days
-
Charger output power-5 V / 3 A
FeaturesNon-removableFast 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.

Body SAR (EU)-1.448 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-1.05 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional features-S Pen stylus
4096 pressure levels
0.7 pen tip
7.3 pen weight
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