93points

Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

74points

Sony Xperia Z5 Premium

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Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) vs Sony Xperia Z5 Premium

Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium
93
points
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
74
points
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than Sony Xperia Z5 Premium?

  • 14.25% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHzvs8 x 2GHz
  • 5.45% bigger screen size
    ?

    5.8"vs5.5"
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs3GB
  • 1.6x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs5MP
  • 32GB more internal storage
    64GBvs32GB
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • 18g lighter
    163gvs181g
  • 4x faster downloads
    1200MBits/svs300MBits/s

Why is Sony Xperia Z5 Premium better than Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • 14.33% more battery power
    3430mAhvs3000mAh
  • 41.4% higher pixel density
    806ppivs570ppi
  • 1.95x higher resolution
    2160 x 3840pxvs1440 x 2960px
  • 1.92x more megapixels (main camera)
    23MPvs12MP
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • 0.7mm thinner
    7.8mmvs8.5mm
  • Supports 4K resolution
    ?
  • Has a radio
    ?

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
?

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

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2.Weather sealed
?

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

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3.weight
?

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

163g

181g

4.thickness
?

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

8.5mm

7.8mm

5.height
?

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

147.7mm

154.4mm

6.width
?

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

68.7mm

76mm

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

1440 x 2960px

2160 x 3840px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

570ppi

806ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
?

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

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4.screen size
?

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.8"

5.5"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

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.

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

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Performance

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

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2.GPU clock speed
?

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Samsung Galaxy A40

1300MHz

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

650MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994)

3.RAM speed
?

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Umidigi One Max

3200MHz

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

1600MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994)

4.Has integrated graphics
?

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

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

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6.Has AES
?

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

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Cameras

1.megapixels
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

12MP

23MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
?

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.

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3.front camera megapixels
?

Best

Honor 20

32MP

8MP

5MP

4.video recording (main camera)
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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

Honor 20 Pro

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

5.widest aperture
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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

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

f/1.5

f/1.8

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

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Audio

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

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2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

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3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

2

2

4.Has a radio
?

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

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5.Has dedicated media keys
?

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)

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Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

3000mAh

3430mAh

2.Supports fast charging
?

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.

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3.wireless charging
?

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

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4.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Punkt. MP02

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5.Has an ultra power save mode
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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.

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6.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
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2.Has offline voice recognition
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium
3.Supports Java
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4.Is free and open source
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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.

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5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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6.Has sharing intents
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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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