Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs Sonim XP8

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Display

Display size

5.7 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

1440 x 2560 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

515 ppi
441 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
 

Screen-to-body ratio

74.39 %
57.07 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

16 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
 

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
Yes

Features

Optical image stabilization, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

3.7 megapixels
8 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

6.04 x 3.09 x 0.33 inches (153.5 x 78.6 x 8.5 mm)
5.98 x 3.13 x 0.71 inches (152 x 79.5 x 18 mm)

Weight

6.21 oz (176 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
11.82 oz (335 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum
 

Resistance

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

Biometrics

Fingerprint (swipe)
 

Features

Touch sensitive control keys, Notification light
 

Colors

Black, Gold, Pink, White
Black

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
Proprietary

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

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

Screen mirroring

DLNA, MHL, MirrorLink
Wireless screen share

Radio

 
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 5433
Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630

Processor

Octa-core, 1900 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 20 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Mali-T760 MP6
Adreno 508

RAM

3 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
64 GB

Available to use

24 GB
45 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (7.0 Nougat)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1, EDR
5.0, EDR

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging, Video out
Mass storage device

HDMI

Yes
 

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Gesture, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 17, 20
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38, 40, 41

UMTS

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

Data

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA
LTE, HSPA, HSUPA

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

Yes
 

Battery

Capacity

3220 mAh
4900 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Charging

Yes
Yes

Talk time

 
30.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

Stand-by time

 
30.0 days (720 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

Talk time (3G)

20.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1378 min)
 

Music playback

82.00 hours
70.00 hours

Video playback

14.00 hours
 

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, (MP3, WAV)
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Sep 05, 2014
 

FCC ID value: A3LSMN910C link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.17 W/kg
 

Body

0.86 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.20 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.08 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

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

MSRP price

 
$ 700
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