Samsung Galaxy Note 7 VS. Sony Xperia XZ: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy Note 7 VS. Sony Xperia XZ. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
?
Cost-effectiveness
8
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
7.9
7.2
Performance & Hardware
7.2
7
Camera
8
7.2
Connectivity
8.3
8.3
Battery
1.7
4.9

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
--
--

Release Date

Release date
August 2016, 3 years ago
September 2016, 2 years ago
State
Not available
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
73.9 mm
153.5 mm
7.9 mm
72.0 mm
146.0 mm
8.1 mm
Weight
169 g
161 g
Usable surface
79 %
71 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy, Glass
Aluminium alloy
Resistance
IP68
IP65
IP68
Colors
Black

Cyan

Silver
Black

Blue

Brown

Screen

Diagonal
5.7"
5.2"
Type
Super Amoled
LCD IPS
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
506 Pixels per inch
424 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Force Touch
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • S-Pen
  • Scratch resistant
  • Touch sensitive
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Dynamic contrast enhancement
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Triluminos display for mobile
  • X-Reality display

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy Note 7
Print 3D Model
Sony Xperia XZ
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890 2.3
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 2.2GHz
CPU
2.3GHz Quad (Custom Core) + 1.6GHz Quad (Cortex-A53)
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.2GHz + 2x1.6GHz
Type
Octa-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2.3 GHz
2.2 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Arm Mali-T880 Mp12, 650 Mhz
Adreno 530 624MHz

RAM

RAM
4 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
135.000 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 81% of devices
124.000 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 79% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
32 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, on the side

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gravity
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Heart Rate
  • Iris scanner
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
No
Color LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
12 Mpx
23 Mpx
Pixel size
--
1.118 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX260 Exmor RS
Sony IMX300 Exmor RS
Type
BRITECELL
CMOS
Aperture
f/1.7
f/2.0
Flash
LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Laser AF
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
240 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
13 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B29 (700)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B21 (1500)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Single Sim
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.2 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.2 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • GAP (Generic Access Profile)
  • GAVDP (Generic Audio/Video Distribution Profile)
  • HDP (Health Device Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • SPP (Serial Port Protocol)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • Galileo
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

0.249 W/Kg on head
1.280 W/Kg on body
0.850 W/Kg on head
1.200 W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

0.550 W/Kg on head
0.670 W/Kg on body
0.350 W/Kg on head
0.800 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3500 mAh
2900 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 8.0 Oreo

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