80points

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

41points

Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

Comparison winner
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100 facts in comparison

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820) vs Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini
80
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41
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Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820) better than Sony Xperia Z1 Mini?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • 1.5mm thinner
    7.9mmvs9.4mm
  • Wireless charging
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • 15% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.7 vs2f
  • 14nm smaller semiconductor size
    14nmvs28nm
  • Has integrated LTE

Why is Sony Xperia Z1 Mini better than Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)?

  • 2.33% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.2GHzvs4 x 2.15GHz
  • 1.72x more megapixels (main camera)
    20.7MPvs12MP
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a radio
  • 9mm narrower
    64.9mmvs73.9mm
  • 26.5mm shorter
    127mmvs153.5mm
  • 13.53% less body volume
    77.48cm³vs89.61483500000003cm³

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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

3.thickness

7.9mm

9.4mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

73.9mm

64.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

153.5mm

127mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

89.61cm³

77.48cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2560px

720 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

518ppi

342ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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

5.7"

4.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. 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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

4GB

2GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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

12MP

20.7MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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)

2160 x 30fps

1080 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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

5MP

2.2MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/1.7

f/2

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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

3.number of microphones

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

Battery

1.battery power

3500mAh

2300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

4.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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

3.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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.

6.Has sharing intents
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Sony Xperia Z1 Mini

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.

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