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Sony Xperia 1 IV vs Sony Xperia XZ2 compare

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Sony Xperia 1 IV

Sony Xperia 1 IV

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Sony Xperia XZ2

Sony Xperia XZ2

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Sony Xperia 1 IV vs Sony Xperia XZ2

What is the difference between the Sony Xperia 1 IV and Sony Xperia XZ2? 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 1 IV Sony Xperia XZ2
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Release date 2022, May 11 2018, February
Dimensions (HxWxD) 165 x 71 x 8.2 mm | 6.5 x 6.5 x 2.8 in 153 x 72 x 11.1 mm | 6.02 x 6.02 x 2.83 in
Weight 185 g | 6.53 oz 198 g | 6.98 oz
Body Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), glass back (Gorilla Glass Victus), aluminum frame Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5) & aluminum frame
Colors Black, Violet, White Liquid Black, Liquid Silver, Deep Green, Ash Pink
Battery 5000 mAh, Li-Po, non-removable 3180 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Approximate price $ 1000 460 EUR


Technology OLED IPS LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 1B 16M
Screen size 6.5" inc 5.7" inc
Screen area 98.6 cm2 83.8 cm2
Screen format 21:9 (height:width) 18:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 84.2% 76.1%
Screen resolution 1644 x 3840 px 1080 x 2160 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 643 PPI 424 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass Victus Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Other specs - 120Hz
-HDR BT.2020
- HDR BT.2020
-Triluminos display
-X-Reality Engine

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main 12 MP, Quad 19 MP, Single
Camera specs -12 MP, f/1.7, 24mm (wide), 1/1.7'', 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
-12 MP, f/2.3, 85mm (telephoto), f/2.8, 125mm (telephoto), 1/3.5'', Dual Pixel PDAF, 3.5x-5.2x continuous optical zoom, OIS
-12 MP, f/2.2, 124˚, 16mm (ultrawide), 1/2.5'', Dual Pixel PDAF
-0.3 MP, TOF 3D, (depth)
-19 MP, f/2.0, 25mm (wide), 1/2.3'', 1.22µm, predictive PDAF & laser AF
Functions Zeiss optics, Zeiss T* lens coating, LED flash, panorama, HDR, eye tracking LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 4K@24/25/30/60/120fps HDR, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps; 5-axis gyro-EIS, OIS 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS), 1080p@960fps
DxOMark Main Score 118
DxOMark Photo 118
DxOMark Video 112
Front camera, selfie 12 MP, Single 5 MP, Single
Specifications 12 MP, f/2.0, 24mm (wide), 1/2.9", 1.25µm 5 MP, f/2.2, 1/5''
Functions HDR
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 5-axis gyro-EIS 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS)


Operating system - OS Android 12 Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset - Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4 nm) - Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (1x3.00 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3x2.40 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4x1.70 GHz Cortex-A510) - Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 730 Adreno 630
External memory microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot) microSD, up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal memory 256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 12GB RAM 64 GB, 4/6 GB RAM


Antutu 9 Total 903000
Antutu 8 Total 266384
GeekBench 6 Single Core 540
GeekBench 6 Multi Core 1726
GeekBench 6 OpenCL 2054
GeekBench 6 Vulkan 1879
GeekBench 5 Single Core 1204 497
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 3352 2077
GeekBench 4 Single Core 2378
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core 8389
GeekBench 4 RenderScript 13338

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIMeSIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G 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/6e, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
NFC Yes Yes
USB USB Type-C 3.2, USB On-The-Go, video output 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; USB Host
Bluetooth 5.2, A2DP, LE Audio, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive 5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE

Music and Audio

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

Other features

Sensors - Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum
Other extras
- Native Sony Alpha camera support
- Fast charging 30W, 50% in 30 min
-Fast wireless charging
-Reverse wireless charging
-USB Power Delivery
- IP65/IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)

- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 3.0)
-Qi wireless charging
- IP65/IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)

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