Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia E
- OnePlus One

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia EOnePlus One
Sony Xperia E
Prices
OnePlus One
Prices
Model aliasC1504
C1505
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Design

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

Width61.8 mm
6.18 cm
0.203 ft
2.433 in
75.9 mm
7.59 cm
0.249 ft
2.988 in
Height113.5 mm
11.35 cm
0.372 ft
4.469 in
152.9 mm
15.29 cm
0.502 ft
6.02 in
Thickness11 mm
1.1 cm
0.036 ft
0.433 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
Weight115 g
0.26 lbs
4.08 oz
162 g
0.36 lbs
5.71 oz
Volume77.16 cm³
4.69 in³
103.29 cm³
6.27 in³
Colors-Black
White
Body materials-Magnesium alloy

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeMini-SIMMicro-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
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTE-LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 1700/2100 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)

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
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 4.1.2 Jelly BeanCyanogenMod 11S (Android 4.4.2 KitKat; Android 4.4.4 KitKat)
CyanogenMod 12S (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
Oxygen 2.1.4

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 S1 MSM7227AQualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC
Process technology45 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A5Krait 400
CPU bits32 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7
Level 0 cache memory (L0)-4 KB + 4 KB
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)256 KB
0.25 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores14
CPU frequency1000 MHz2500 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 200Qualcomm Adreno 330
GPU cores-4
GPU frequency-578 MHz
RAM capacity512 MB3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR1LPDDR3
RAM channels-Double channel
RAM frequency200 MHz933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage4 GB16 GB
64 GB
-eMMC 5.0

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
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Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyTFTJDI IPS
Diagonal size3.5 in
88.9 mm
8.89 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width1.94 in
49.31 mm
4.93 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
Height2.91 in
73.97 mm
7.4 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
Aspect ratio1.5:1
3:2
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution320 x 480 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density165 ppi
64 ppcm
401 ppi
157 ppcm
Color depth18 bit
262144 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area52.17 %72.09 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Scratch-resistant glassDisplay manufacturer - Japan Display Inc.
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
TOL panel - Touch On Lens
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope

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 IMX214 Exmor RS
Sensor type-CMOS
Sensor size-4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
Pixel size-1.115 µm
0.001115 mm
Crop factor-7.38
Aperture-f/2
Number of lenses-6
Flash type-Dual LED
Image resolution2048 x 1536 pixels
3.15 MP
4208 x 3120 pixels
13.13 MP
Video resolution640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS-30 fps
FeaturesExposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Macro mode
-Image Stabilization Plus (IS+)
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps

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.

Image resolution-2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
Video resolution-1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS-30 fps

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
-Qualcomm WCD9320
Skyworks SKY77629-21

Radio

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

RadioYesNo

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
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
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display

Bluetooth

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

Version2.14.1
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
A2DP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
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 jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
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
xHTML
CSS 2.1
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/codecs3GPP
AAC
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WAV
AAC
AMR
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
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
3GPP
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MP4
Xvid
RMVB

Battery

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

Capacity1530 mAh3100 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time6 h 12 min
6.2 h
372 min
0.3 days
-
2G stand-by time530 h
31800 min
22.1 days
-
3G talk time6 h 18 min
6.3 h
378 min
0.3 days
-
3G stand-by time530 h
31800 min
22.1 days
-
FeaturesRemovableNon-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)-0.29 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-0.44 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.62 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.75 W/kg
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