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Samsung Galaxy Note8 Sony Xperia XZ1
Samsung Galaxy Note8 Sony Xperia XZ1
Key Specifications
display 6.3" 4.6" display
resolution 1440x2960 720x1280 resolution
ratio 18.5:9 16:9 ratio
camera1 12 MP 19 MP camera1
camera2 8 MP 8 MP camera2
memory 64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM 32 GB, 4 GB RAM memory
chipset Exynos 8895 Octa - EMEA Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 - USA & China Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 chipset
cpu Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz & 4x1.7 GHz) - EMEA Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) - USA & China Octa-core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) cpu
gpu Mali-G71 MP20 - EMEA Adreno 540 - USA & China Adreno 540 gpu
sim Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Nano-SIM sim
battery 3300 mAh 2700 mAh battery
Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE Technology
GRPS Yes Yes GRPS
Edge Yes Yes Edge
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat15 800/75 Mbps Speed
2G Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 2G Bands
3G Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 3G Bands
4G Bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) LTE 4G Bands
Launch
Announced 2017, August 2017, August Announced
Status Available. Released 2017, September Available. Released 2017, October Status
Body
Dimensions 162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm (6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 in) 129 x 64 x 9.3 mm (5.08 x 2.52 x 0.37 in) Dimensions
Weight 195 g (6.88 oz) 140 g (4.94 oz) Weight
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Nano-SIM SIM
- IP68 certified - dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes - Stylus - Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified) - IP68 certified - dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Protection
Build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5) & aluminum frame Glass fiber reinforced plastic body Build
Display
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Type
Size 6.3 inches, 101.1 cm2 (~83.2% screen-to-body ratio) 4.6 inches, 58.3 cm2 (~70.7% screen-to-body ratio) Size
Resolution 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~521 ppi density) 720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~319 ppi density) Resolution
- HDR10 compliant - 3D Touch (home button only) - Always-on display - Triluminos display - X-Reality Engine
Multitouch Yes Yes Multitouch
Memory
Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only microSD, up to 256 GB Card slot
Internal 64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM 32 GB, 4 GB RAM Internal
Sound
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Alert types
Loudspeaker Yes Yes, with stereo speakers Loudspeaker
- 32-bit/384kHz audio - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - 24-bit/192kHz audio - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Quality Noise -92.5dB / Crosstalk -93.2dB Noise -93.7dB / Crosstalk -85.5dB Quality
3.5mm jack Yes Yes 3.5mm jack
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot WLAN
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE 5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE Bluetooth
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS GPS
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; USB Host USB
NFC Yes Yes NFC
Features
Radio No No Radio
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email Messaging
Browser HTML5 HTML5 Browser
Java No No Java
- Samsung Desktop Experience support - Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0) - Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent) - ANT+ support - Bixby natural language commands and dictation - MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.265 player - MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player - Photo/video editor - Document editor - Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 3.0) - Xvid/MP4/H.265 player - MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player - Document viewer - Photo/video editor
Sensors Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum Sensors
Battery
Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Ion 2700 mAh battery
Talk Time Up to 22 h (3G) ? Talk Time
Music play Up to 74 h ? Music play
Misc
Colors Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Orchid Grey, Deep Sea Blue, Star Pink (Taiwan only) Black, White Silver, Horizon Blue, Twilight Pink Colors
Price About 1000 EUR About 600 EUR Price
Platform
CPU Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz & 4x1.7 GHz) - EMEA Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) - USA & China Octa-core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) CPU
OS Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) Android 8.0 (Oreo) OS
Chipset Exynos 8895 Octa - EMEA Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 - USA & China Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Chipset
GPU Mali-G71 MP20 - EMEA Adreno 540 - USA & China Adreno 540 GPU
Camera
Primary Dual 12 MP (26mm, f/1.7, PDAF & 52mm, f/2.4, AF), OIS, autofocus, 2x optical zoom, LED flash, check quality 19 MP (f/2.0, 25mm, 1/2.3", 1.22 µm), gyro EIS, predictive phase detection and laser autofocus, LED flash, check quality Primary
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec., check quality 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@960fps, check quality Video
Secondary 8 MP, f/1.7, autofocus, 1/3.6" sensor size, 1.22 µm pixel size, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR 8 MP (f/2.4, 18mm, 1/4"), gyro EIS, 1080p Secondary
Features 1/2.55" sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size @ 26 mm 1/3.6" sensor size, 1.0 µm pixel size @ 52 mm Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR Features
Test
Loudspeaker Voice 67dB / Noise 69dB / Ring 71dB Voice 65dB / Noise 70dB / Ring 76dB Loudspeaker
Camera Photo / Video Photo / Video Camera
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 4.148(sunlight) Contrast ratio: 1243:1 (nominal), 3.729 (sunlight) Display
Performance Basemark OS II: 3374 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 3333 Basemark X: 40890 Basemark OS II: 3338 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 2818 Basemark X: 38820 Performance
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