Kyocera DuraForce Pro vs Sonim XP8

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Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

441 ppi
441 ppi

Screen-to-body

65.33 %
57.07 %

Colors

16 777 216
 

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
 

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Sapphire Shield), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 8952
Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630

Processor

Octa-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 405
Adreno 508

RAM

2 GB LPDDR3
4 GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

32 GB
64 GB

Available to use

 
45 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (7.1 Nougat, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow)
Android (7.0 Nougat)

Battery

Capacity

3240 mAh
4900 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Powermat wireless charging
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4

Talk time

20.00 hours
the average is 18 h (1096 min)
30.00 hours
the average is 18 h (1096 min)

Stand-by time

19.0 days (456 hours)
the average is 20 days (489 h)
30.0 days (720 hours)
the average is 20 days (489 h)

Music playback

62.00 hours
70.00 hours

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
12 megapixels

Features

Autofocus
Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0
 

Second camera

2 megapixels
 

Flash

LED
LED

Software Features

Digital image stabilization, HDR, Panorama, Burst mode, Scenes, Effects, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
Face detection, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Touch to focus, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
Yes

Features

Time-lapse video, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
8 megapixels

Video capture

1920x1080 (Full HD)
 

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.84 x 2.80 x 0.51 inches (148.3 x 71.1 x 13 mm)
5.98 x 3.13 x 0.71 inches (152 x 79.5 x 18 mm)

Weight

8.1 oz (230 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
11.82 oz (335 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Resistance

Water, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature, Humidity; IP 68; MIL-STD-810 certified
Water, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature, Humidity; IP 68; MIL-STD-810 certified

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
 

Features

Notification light
 

Keys

Left: Volume control; Right: Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key; Right: Other

Colors

Black
Black

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 20(800 DD), 29(700 d)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

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

GSM

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

Data Speed

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA
LTE, HSPA, HSUPA

2G Data

 
EDGE, GPRS

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
Yes

VoLTE

Yes
 

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
 

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
 

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
 

Radio

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
5.0, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols

 
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Headphones port, Charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Infrared, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible

M3, T4
M3, T4

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback
 

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
 

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer
 

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
 

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
 

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD, Push-to-Talk
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Aug 11, 2016
 

FCC ID value: V65E6820 link
 

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.77 W/kg
 

Body

0.60 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.54 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.20 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Battery, Wall Charger, USB-C Cable, Screwdriver, Quick Start Guide

MSRP price

 
$ 700

Availability

Officially announced

Aug 10, 2016
 
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