20points

Motorola Defy

94points

Samsung Galaxy S9

75points

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Motorola Defy
Comparison winner
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Sony Xperia XZ Premium
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140 facts in comparison

Motorola Defy vs Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium
20
points
94
points
75
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Why is Motorola Defy better than Samsung Galaxy S9 & Sony Xperia XZ Premium?

  • Weight
    118gvs163,195g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • Width
    59mmvs68.7,77mm
  • Height
    107mmvs147.7,156mm
  • Volume
    84.59cm³vs86.249415,94.8948cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 better than Motorola Defy & Sony Xperia XZ Premium?

  • Wireless charging
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • Has an AMOLED display
  • Supports ANT+
  • Has a serial shot mode
  • Has a heart rate monitor
  • Shoots 360° panorama
  • Uses HMP

Why is Sony Xperia XZ Premium better than Motorola Defy & Samsung Galaxy S9?

  • Battery power
    3230mAhvs1540,3000mAh
  • CPU speed
    8 x 2.45GHzvs1 x 0.8,4 x 2.9 & 4 x 1.9GHz
  • Pixel density
    801ppivs265,570ppi
  • Megapixels
    19MPvs5,12MP
  • Resolution
    2160 x 3840pxvs480 x 854,1440 x 2960px
  • Thickness
    7.9mmvs13.4,8.5mm
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has out-of-order execution

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.weight

118g

163g

195g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

13.4mm

8.5mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

59mm

68.7mm

77mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

107mm

147.7mm

156mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

480 x 854px

1440 x 2960px

2160 x 3840px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

265ppi

570ppi

801ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

3.7"

5.8"

5.5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.Has an AMOLED display
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.Has integrated graphics
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

3.Has out-of-order execution
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

4.Has AES
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

0.5GB

4GB

4GB

Best

Huawei Nova 4

128GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

12MP

19MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.video recording (main camera)

480 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G

2160 x 60fps

4.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

5.has a flash
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

6.Has laser autofocus
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

A laser autofocus system quickly determines the depth of the subject you want to focus on, allowing you to take photos much faster.

For example

LG G8s ThinQ

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.Has a radio
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

5.Has dedicated media keys
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Battery

1.battery power

1540mAh

3000mAh

3230mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

3.has a removable battery
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

4.Has an ultra power save mode
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Oppo A7

5.Supports fast charging
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

6.has a battery level indicator
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium
2.Has offline voice recognition
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium
4.Is free and open source
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium
6.Has sharing intents
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

Miscellaneous

1.supports AVCHD format
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

2.Is a system camera
Motorola Defy
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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