97points
72points

Sony Xperia 1

80points
75points

Sony Xperia XZ1

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Sony Xperia 1
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Sony Xperia 1 vs Sony Xperia XZ1

Sony Xperia 1
Sony Xperia XZ1
97
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Sony Xperia 1
80
points
Sony Xperia XZ1

Why is Sony Xperia 1 better than Sony Xperia XZ1?

  • 23.33% more battery power
    3330mAhvs2700mAh
  • 1.52x higher pixel density
    643ppivs424ppi
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs4GB
  • 3.04x higher resolution
    1644 x 3840pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 25% bigger screen size
    ?

    6.5"vs5.2"
  • 64GB more internal storage
    128GBvs64GB
  • 1.56x faster downloads
    1600MBits/svs1024MBits/s
  • 20% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    ?

    f/1.6 & f/2.4 & f/2.4vs2f

Why is Sony Xperia XZ1 better than Sony Xperia 1?

  • 0.58% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs1 x 2.84 & 3 x 2.42 & 4 x 1.8GHz
  • 1.63x more megapixels (front camera)
    13MPvs8MP
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • 23g lighter
    155gvs178g
  • 0.8mm thinner
    7.4mmvs8.2mm
  • Has an IPS screen
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 19mm shorter
    148mmvs167mm

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water-resistant
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The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

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Sony Xperia XZ1
2.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

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3.weight
?

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62.5g

178g

155g

4.thickness
?

Best

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4.6mm

8.2mm

7.4mm

5.height
?

Best

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167mm

148mm

6.width
?

Best

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42mm

72mm

73.4mm

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

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2160 x 4320px

1644 x 3840px

1080 x 1920px

2.pixel density
?

Best

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847ppi

643ppi

424ppi

3.has branded damage-resistant glass
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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
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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

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8"

6.5"

5.2"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version
?

Best

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6

6

5

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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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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Performance

1.RAM speed
?

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

Best

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4266MHz

2133MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 855)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

2.Has integrated LTE
?

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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3.RAM
?

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12GB

6GB

4GB

4.CPU speed
?

Best

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8 x 2.6GHz

1 x 2.84GHz & 3 x 2.42GHz & 4 x 1.8GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 855)

4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

5.CPU threads
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More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

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8

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8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

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Cameras

1.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

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32MP

8MP

13MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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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.video recording (main camera)
?

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

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1080 x 120fps

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

4.widest aperture
?

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

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2.2 & 1.2f

f/1.6 & f/2.4 & f/2.4

f/2.00

5.pixel size (main camera)
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The pixel size measures the length of the individual photodetectors (pixels) in the image sensor. Larger pixels can capture more light, providing better image quality and improved low-light performance.

Best

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0.8 & 1.12 & 1.75 & 1.75µm

1.4µm & 1µm & 1µm

1.22µm

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

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
?

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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Sony Xperia XZ1
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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Sony Xperia XZ1
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

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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.

For example

Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite (64GB / 6GB RAM)

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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

Samsung Galaxy A10s Dual SIM

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Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

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18000mAh

3330mAh

2700mAh

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.has wireless charging
?

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

For example

Apple iPhone 11 64GB

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Sony Xperia XZ1
4.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Nokia 220 4G Dual SIM

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Sony Xperia XZ1
5.Has an ultra power-saving 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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Sony Xperia XZ1
6.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sony Xperia 1
Sony Xperia XZ1

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Sony Xperia 1
Sony Xperia XZ1
2.Supports Java
Sony Xperia 1
Sony Xperia XZ1
3.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.

Sony Xperia 1
Sony Xperia XZ1
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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Sony Xperia XZ1
5.download speed
?

Best

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2048MBits/s

1600MBits/s

1024MBits/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

6.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

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