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Compare Sony Xperia XZ2 and Apple iPhone X

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Sony Xperia XZ2 vs Apple iPhone X

What is the difference between the Sony Xperia XZ2 and Apple iPhone X? Which one is better? The answers to these questions and many more can be found here in this detailed comparison of the two phones. Discover the differences in specs between these two desirable devices, from screen size to battery life, in the table below. We have all the information you need to choose the best phone for you.


Common specs

Brand and model Sony Xperia XZ2 Apple iPhone X
Rating (+) (+)
Review Apple iPhone X Review
Release date 2018, February 2017, September
Dimensions (HxWxD) 153 x 72 x 11.1 mm | 6.02 x 6.02 x 2.83 in 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm | 5.65 x 5.65 x 2.79 in
Weight 198 g | 6.98 oz 174 g | 6.14 oz
Body Build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5) & aluminum frame Front/back glass, stainless steel frame
Colors Liquid Black, Liquid Silver, Deep Green, Ash Pink Space Gray, Silver
Battery 3180 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion 2716 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life Talking time - Up to 21 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 60 h
Approximate price 460 EUR 1000 EUR


Technology IPS LCD Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 5.7" inc 5.8" inc
Screen area 83.8 cm2 84.4 cm2
Screen format 18:9 (height:width) 19.5:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 76.1% 82.9%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2160 px 1125 x 2436 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 424 PPI 458 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
Other specs - HDR BT.2020
-Triluminos display
-X-Reality Engine
- Dolby Vision
-Wide color gamut
-3D Touch
-120 Hz touch-sensing

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main 19 MP, Single 12 MP, Dual
Camera specs -19 MP, f/2.0, 25mm (wide), 1/2.3'', 1.22µm, predictive PDAF & laser AF -12 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), 1/3'', 1.22µm, OIS, PDAF
-12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.4'', 1.0µm, OIS, PDAF, 2x optical zoom
Functions LED flash, panorama, HDR Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama), panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS), 1080p@960fps 2160p@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps
DxOMark Main Score 97
DxOMark Photo 101
DxOMark Video 89
Front camera, selfie 5 MP, Single 7 MP, Single
Specifications 5 MP, f/2.2, 1/5'' 7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm (standard)
Functions HDR
Video 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS) 1080p@30fps
DxOMark Selfie Score 71
DxOMark Photo 74
DxOMark Video 66


Operating system - OS Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie) iOS 11.1.1, upgradable to iOS 12.1.3
Chipset - Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) - Apple A11 Bionic (10 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - Hexa-core 2.39 GHz (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral)
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 630 Apple GPU (three-core graphics)
External memory microSD, up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only No
Internal memory 64 GB, 4/6 GB RAM 64/256 GB, 3 GB RAM


Antutu 10 Total 386768
Antutu 10 CPU 102557
Antutu 10 GPU 120978
Antutu 10 Mem 83352
Antutu 10 UX 102557
Antutu 8 Total 266384 302245
Antutu 7 Total
GeekBench 6 Single Core 540 1045
GeekBench 6 Multi Core 1726 1941
GeekBench 6 OpenCL 2054
GeekBench 6 Vulkan 1879
GeekBench 6 Metal 5091
GeekBench 5 Single Core 497 910
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 2077 2099
GeekBench 4 Single Core 2378 3226
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core 8389 11951
GeekBench 4 RenderScript 13338

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Nano-SIM
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (5CA) Cat18 1200/200 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 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, hotspot
NFC Yes Yes
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; USB Host 2.0, proprietary reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
Harmful irradiation SAR - 1.09 W/kg (head)     1.17 W/kg (body)    

Music and Audio

Radio No No
Headphone jack No No
Others - 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Dynamic vibration system
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Other features

Sensors - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum - Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Other extras
- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 3.0)
-Qi wireless charging
- IP65/IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)

-Siri natural language commands and dictation
- Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min
-Qi wireless charging
- IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)
-Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)
- Also known as Apple iPhone 10, Apple iPhone Ten Versions: A1865 (USA, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand, China) A1901 (EMEA, UAE, LATAM, Canada, USA AT&T/T-Mobile, Singapore)

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