Huawei nova 2 vs Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact

Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 2160 pixels

Pixel density

441 ppi
483 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

70.39 %
73.56 %

Peak brightness

 
700 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
19 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus
Laser and Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Second camera

8 megapixels
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4
 

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (960 fps), 1280x720 (HD)

Features

Time-lapse video, Video calling, Video sharing
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

20 megapixels
5 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.60 x 2.71 x 0.27 inches (142.2 x 68.9 x 6.9 mm)
5.31 x 2.56 x 0.48 inches (135 x 65 x 12.1 mm)

Weight

5.04 oz (143 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)
5.93 oz (168 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

 
Water, Dust

IP certified

 
IP 68

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Gold, Blue
Black, Silver, Pink, Green

Hardware & Performance

System chip

HiSilicon Kirin 659
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845

Processor

Octa-core, 2360 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2800 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Mali-T830 MP2
Adreno 630

RAM

4 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

64 GB
64 GB

Maximum User Storage

 
48 GB

Storage expansion

up to 128 GB
up to 400 GB

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (8.0 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity

2950 mAh
2870 mAh

Charging

Yes
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, USB Power Delivery

Talk time

 
10.80 hours
the average is 23 h (1393 min)

Stand-by time

 
21.2 days (510 hours)
the average is 21 days (500 h)

Talk time (3G)

 
20.80 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

 
22.9 days (550 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)

Stand-by time (4G)

 
20.8 days (500 hours)
the average is 26 days (627 h)

Music playback

 
73.00 hours

Video playback

 
15.30 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 18, 19, 20, 26
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 26, 28, 29, 32, 66

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 40, 41
Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS

800, 850, 900, 2100 MHz
800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data

LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 15/5 (800/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.2
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
USB 3.1

Connector

USB Type-C (reversible)
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB OTG

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou

Other

VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter

Notifications

Haptic feedback
Notification light, Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
DLNA, Wireless screen share

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

3.5mm
USB Type-C (reversible)

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Jul 25, 2018

 
FCC ID value: PY7-24118Q link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.78 W/kg

Body

 
0.74 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.44 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.07 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Charger, USB-C cable, USB-C to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter and Manaul
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