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Sony Xperia 1

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Sony Xperia 1 vs Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) : What is the Difference?

  • Release Date: 2019, February | 2018, October
  • Dimensions: 167 x 72 x 8.2 mm | 162.5 x 77 x 7.8 mm
  • Weight: 178 g | 183 g
  • Screen: 6.5", OLED | 6.3", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Triple, 12 MP | Quad, 24 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 8 MP | Single, 24 MP
  • Memory: 64/128 GB, 6 GB RAM | 64/128 GB, 6/8 GB RAM
  • Battery: 3330 mAh | 3800 mAh
  • Headphone Jack: No | Yes
  • Approximate price: 950 EUR | 600 EUR

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Common features
Release date 2019 2018
Dimensions (HxWxD) 167 Х 72 Х 8.2 mm 162.5 Х 77 Х 7.8 mm
Weight 178 g 183 g
Body Build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 6) & aluminum frame
Colors Black, Gray, Purple, White Caviar Black, Lemonade Blue, Bubblegum Pink
Battery 3330 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion 3800 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Approximate price 950 EUR 600 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 9.0 (Pie) Android 8.0 (Oreo), planned upgrade to Android 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset - Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) - Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 485) - Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260)
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 640 Adreno 512
External memory microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only microSD, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 64/128 GB, 6 GB RAM 64/128 GB, 6/8 GB RAM
Antutu score 372789 134784

Screen
Technology OLED Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 6.5" inc 6.3" inc
Screen area 98.6 cm2 100.2 cm2
Screen format 21:9 (height:width) 18.5:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 82.0% 80.1%
Screen resolution 1644 x 3840 px 1080 x 2220 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 0 PPI 393 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Other specs - DCI-P3 100%
-HDR BT.2020
-Triluminos display
-X-Reality Engine
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 12 MP, Triple 24 MP, Quad
Camera specs -12 MP, f/1.6, 26mm (wide), 1/2.6", 1.4µm, predictive Dual Pixel PDAF, 5-axis OIS
- 12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.4", 1.0µm, predictive PDAF, 2x optical zoom, 5-axis OIS
- 12 MP, f/2.4, 16mm (ultrawide), 1/3.4", 1.0µm
-24 MP, f/1.7, 27mm (wide), 1/2.8'', 0.9µm, PDAF
-8 MP, f/2.4, 12mm (ultrawide), 1/4.0'', 1.12µm
-10 MP f/2.4, 52mm, (telephoto), 1/3.9'', 1.0µm, 2x optical zoom
-5 MP, f/2.2, 24mm (wide), 1/5.0'', 1.12µm, depth sensor
Functions LED flash, panorama, HDR, eye tracking LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@24/30fps HDR, 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps (5-axis gyro-EIS), 1080p@960fps 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
DxOMark Main Score 86
DxOMark Photo 90
DxOMark Video 77
Front camera, selfie 8 MP, Single 24 MP, Single
Specifications 8 MP, f/2.0, 24mm (wide), 1/4", 1.12µm 24 MP, f/2.0, 27mm (wide), 1/2.8'', 0.9µm
Functions HDR HDR
Video 1080p@30fps (5-axis gyro-EIS) 1080p@30fps
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
Bands -2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46, 66(1700/2100)
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat19 1600/150 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes Yes
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; USB Host 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
Harmful irradiation SAR - 0.27 W/kg (head)     0.84 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.35 W/kg (head)     1.59 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio No FM radio
Headphone jack No Yes
Others - 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Dynamic vibration system
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
-Dolby Atmos sound
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
-Dolby Atmos
Other features
Sensors - Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Other extras
- Fast battery charging 18W (USB Power Delivery 2.0)
- USB Power Delivery
- IP65/IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)

- ANT+
-Fast battery charging
- Samsung Pay
Versions
- Previously known as Sony Xperia XZ4

- Also known as Samsung Galaxy A9 Star Pro, Samsung Galaxy A9s Versions: SM-A920F/DS (Global); SM-A9200 (China)

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