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Comparison - Xiaomi Mi 9 Explorer vs Sony Xperia XZ3

Xiaomi Mi 9 Explorer is smartphone from 2019 year with weight of 173 grams and size 157.5 x 74.7 x 7.6 mm.. It has a screen of 6.39 inches, camera 48 MP and memory 256 GB, 8/12 GB RAM. Its processor is Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 485)

Sony Xperia XZ3 is smartphone from 2018 year with weight of 193 grams and size 158 x 73 x 9.9 mm.. It has a screen of 6 inches, camera 19 MP and memory 64 GB, 4 GB RAM 64 GB, 6 GB RAM (Taiwan only). Its processor is Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)

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Common features
Release date 2019 2018
Dimensions (HxWxD) 157.5 Х 74.7 Х 7.6 mm 158 Х 73 Х 9.9 mm
Weight 173 g 193 g
Body Build Back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame (7000 series) Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5) & aluminum frame
Colors Transparent Black Black, Silver White, Forest Green, Bordeaux Red
Battery 3300 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po 3300 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Approximate price 530 EUR 700 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10 Android 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset - Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) - Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 485) - Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 640 Adreno 630
External memory No microSD, up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal memory 256 GB, 8/12 GB RAM 64 GB, 4 GB RAM 64 GB, 6 GB RAM (Taiwan only)
Antutu score 287564
GeekBench Single Core 1427
GeekBench Multi-Core 6849

Screen
Technology Super AMOLED P-OLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 6.39" inc 6" inc
Screen area 100.2 cm2 92.9 cm2
Screen format 19.5:9 (height:width) 18:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 85.2% 80.5%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2340 px 1440 x 2880 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 403 PPI 537 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 6 Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Other specs - HDR10
-DCI-P3
- HDR BT.2020
-Triluminos display
-X-Reality Engine
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 48 MP, Triple 19 MP, Single
Camera specs -48 MP, f/1.5 (12GB RAM model) or f/1.8 (8GB RAM model), (wide), 1/2", 0.8µm, PDAF/Laser AF
-12 MP, f/2.2, 54mm (telephoto), 1/3.6", 1.0µm, PDAF/Laser AF, 2x optical zoom
-16 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/3.0", 1.0µm, PDAF/Laser AF
-19 MP, f/2.0, 25mm (wide), 1/2.3'', 1.22µm, predictive PDAF & laser AF
Functions Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30/120/240fps, 1080p@960fps 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps (5-axis gyro-EIS), 1080p@960fps, HDR
DxOMark Main Score 79
DxOMark Photo 76
DxOMark Video 85
Front camera, selfie 20 MP, Single 13 MP, Single
Specifications 20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9µm 13 MP, f/1.9, 23mm (wide), 1/3'', 1.12µm
Functions HDR HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps (5-axis gyro-EIS)
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
Bands -2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 
CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA
-3G - HSDPA 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), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300)
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100  
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE
Speed HSPA, LTE-A HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (5CA) Cat18 1200/200 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, DLNA, hotspot
GPS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes Yes
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; USB Host
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD 5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE
Music and Audio
Radio No No
Headphone jack No No
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Dynamic vibration system
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass , Infrared port - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum
Other extras
- Fast battery charging (Power Delivery)
-Qi wireless charging
- IP65/IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Versions
- Also known as Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition

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