87points
68points

Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium

76points
70points

ZTE Axon 9 Pro

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Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium
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Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium vs ZTE Axon 9 Pro

Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
87
points
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium
76
points
ZTE Axon 9 Pro

Why is Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium better than ZTE Axon 9 Pro?

  • 1.89x higher pixel density
    760ppivs402ppi
  • 3.42x higher resolution
    2160 x 3840pxvs1080 x 2248px
  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
    ?
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • Is DLNA-certified
    ?
  • Has an IPS screen
    ?
  • Has a BSI sensor
    ?
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
    ?

Why is ZTE Axon 9 Pro better than Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium?

  • 12.99% more battery power
    4000mAhvs3540mAh
  • 7.07% bigger screen size
    ?

    6.21"vs5.8"
  • 3.23% more megapixels (main camera)
    20MP & 12MPvs19 & 12MP
  • 1.54x more megapixels (front camera)
    20MPvs13MP
  • 64GB more internal storage
    128GBvs64GB
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • 57g lighter
    179gvs236g
  • 4mm thinner
    7.9mmvs11.9mm

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

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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ZTE Axon 9 Pro
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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ZTE Axon 9 Pro
3.weight
?

Best

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62.5g

236g

179g

4.thickness
?

Best

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4.6mm

11.9mm

7.9mm

5.width
?

Best

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42mm

80mm

74.5mm

6.height
?

Best

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67mm

158mm

156.5mm

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

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2160 x 4320px

2160 x 3840px

1080 x 2248px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

760ppi

402ppi

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"

6.21"

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 IPS screen
?

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.

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Performance

1.GPU clock speed
?

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

Best

Doogee Mix 2

1000MHz

710MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

710MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

2.RAM speed
?

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

Best

Honor 20S (128GB / 6GB RAM)

4266MHz

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

3.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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4.CPU speed
?

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

8 x 2.6GHz

4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

5.RAM
?

Best

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12GB

6GB

6GB

6.CPU threads
?

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite

8

8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi Mix Alpha

108 & 20 & 12MP

19MP & 12MP

20MP & 12MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Vivo V17 Pro

32 & 8MP

13MP

20MP

3.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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4.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

Realme X2 Pro

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

5.has a flash
?

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

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6.has a BSI sensor
?

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.

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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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ZTE Axon 9 Pro
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.

For example

Vivo Y12 (64GB / 3GB RAM)

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ZTE Axon 9 Pro
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Asus ROG Phone II 256GB

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

Vivo Y12 (64GB / 3GB RAM)

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ZTE Axon 9 Pro
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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ZTE Axon 9 Pro

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Energizer Power Max P18K Pop

18000mAh

3540mAh

4000mAh

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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ZTE Axon 9 Pro
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.

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ZTE Axon 9 Pro
4.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Blu G6

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ZTE Axon 9 Pro
5.Has an ultra power-saving mode
?

The ultra power-saving mode, also called low power mode, is an effective way to extend the battery life of the device. Usually, it involves limiting screen brightness and contrast, disabling location services, restricting connectivity, and turning off nonessential apps.

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ZTE Axon 9 Pro
6.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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ZTE Axon 9 Pro

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
2.Supports Java
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ZTE Axon 9 Pro
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 XZ2 Premium
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
4.Is free and open source
?

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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ZTE Axon 9 Pro
5.download speed
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro

2048MBits/s

1200MBits/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

1200MBits/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

6.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi 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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