OnePlus 9 Pro vs Sony Xperia 5 III vs OnePlus 8 Pro

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Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

6.7 inches
6.1 inches
6.8 inches

Resolution:

3216 x 1440 pixels, 20.1:9 ratio, 526 PPI
2520 x 1080 pixels, 21:9 ratio, 449 PPI
3168 x 1440 pixels, 19.8:9 ratio, 513 PPI

Technology:

AMOLED
OLED
AMOLED

Screen-to-body:

89.79 %
81.34 %
90.79 %

Peak brightness:

1300 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

120Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
120Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
120Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250

Processor:

Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

Adreno 660
Adreno 660
Adreno 650

RAM:

8GB LPDDR5
8GB LPDDR4
8GB LPDDR5

Internal storage:

128GB (UFS 3.1), not expandable
256GB (UFS)
128GB (UFS 3.0), not expandable

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 1024 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (11), OxygenOS UI
Android (11)
Android (11, 10), Oxygen OS UI

Battery

Capacity:

4500 mAh
4500 mAh
4510 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Battery life test results:

Charging:

OnePlus Warp Charge, Qi wireless charging
USB Power Delivery
OnePlus Warp Charge, Qi wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 65.0W; Wireless: 50.0W
Wired: 30.0W; Wireless: 30.0W

Camera

Rear:

Quad camera
Triple camera
Quad camera

Main camera:

48 MP (OIS, PDAF)
12 MP (OIS, PDAF)
48 MP (OIS, Laser and PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 23 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.7"; Pixel size: 1.8 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera:

8 MP (Telephoto, OIS, Autofocus)
12 MP (Telephoto, OIS, PDAF)
8 MP (Telephoto, OIS, Laser and PDAF)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 3.3x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 77 mm; Pixel size: 1.0 μm
Optical zoom: 3.0x; Aperture size: F2.3; Focal Length: 70 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.9"
Optical zoom: 3.0x; Aperture size: F2.4; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Third camera:

50 MP (Ultra-wide)
12 MP (Ultra-wide, PDAF)
48 MP (Ultra-wide, PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 14 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.56"
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.5"
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 14 mm; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Fourth camera:

2 MP (Black and White)
5 MP (Color filter)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

7680x4320 (8K UHD) (30 fps), 3840x2160 (4K UHD) (120 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (480 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (120 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (480 fps)

Features:

OIS, HDR, Continuous autofocus, EIS
OIS, HDR, Object tracking, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS
OIS, HDR, EIS

Front:

16 MP (EIS)
8 MP (HDR)
16 MP (EIS, HDR)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

6.43 x 2.90 x 0.34 inches (163.2 x 73.6 x 8.7 mm)
6.18 x 2.68 x 0.32 inches (157 x 68 x 8.2 mm)
6.51 x 2.93 x 0.33 inches (165.3 x 74.3 x 8.5 mm)

Weight:

6.95 oz (197.0 g)
5.96 oz (169.0 g)
7.02 oz (199.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6); Frame: Metal
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP68
Water, Dust; IP65/68

Biometrics:

2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Keys:

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

Colors:

Morning Mist, Forest Green, Stellar Black
Black, Green, Pink
Glacial green

Cellular

5G:

n1, n2, n3, n5, n7, n8, n20, n25, n28, n38, n40, n41, n48, n66, n71, n77, n78, NSA
n1, n3, n5, n7, n8, n28, n38, n40, n41, n77, n78, n79
n2, n5, n41, n66, n71, SA, NSA

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 30(2300 WCS), 32(1500 L-band), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 66(AWS-3)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46, 48(3600)
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46, 48(3600)

UMTS:

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900), 9(1700), 19(800)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(800), 8(900), 19(800)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(800), 8(900)

Data Speed:

LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A, HSPA
LTE-A Pro Cat 18 (1200/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD
Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Dolby Atmos
Dolby Atmos, aptX, aptX-HD
Dolby Atmos, aptX-HD

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share, TV-out
DLNA, Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.2
5.2
5.1

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n, ac, ax; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features:

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

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, QZSS, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Dual-band positioning, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

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

Other:

NFC
NFC
NFC

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 24, 2021
Oct 12, 2020

FCC ID value:

2ABZ2-EF14A
2ABZ2-EE007

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.19 W/kg
0.93 W/kg

Body:

0.75 W/kg
0.89 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.52 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.19 W/kg
0.95 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 969
$ 899

User Manual:

This is the official OnePl​us 8 Pro User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

Warp Charge 65 Power Adapter, Warp Charge Type-C to Type-C Cable, Quick Start Guide, Welcome Letter, Safety Information and Warranty Card, OnePlus Sticker, SIM Tray Ejector
Warp Charge 30 Power Adapter, Warp Type-C Cable (Support USB 2.0), Quick Start Guide, Welcome Letter, Safety Information and Warranty Card, LOGO Sticker, Case, Screen Protector, SIM Tray Ejector

Availability

Officially announced:

Mar 23, 2021
Apr 14, 2021
Apr 14, 2020
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