Samsung Galaxy S5 mini vs Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact

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Display

Display size

4.5 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
1080 x 2160 pixels

Pixel density

326 ppi
483 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

65.76 %
73.56 %

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
19 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Laser and Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

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

Video recording

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

Features

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

Front

2.1 megapixels
5 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.16 x 2.55 x 0.36 inches (131.1 x 64.8 x 9.1 mm)
5.31 x 2.56 x 0.48 inches (135 x 65 x 12.1 mm)

Weight

4.23 oz (120 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
5.93 oz (168 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic; Frame: Metal
Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 67
Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics

Fingerprint (swipe)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
Notification light

Colors

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

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
aptX-HD

Screen mirroring

 
DLNA, Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 3 Quad 3470
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845

Processor

Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7
Octa-core, 2800 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Mali-400 MP4
Adreno 630

RAM

1.5 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
64 GB

Available to use

 
48 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 400 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 4.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (8.0 Oreo)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

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

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS

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

Data

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), 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

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

Battery

Capacity

2100 mAh
2870 mAh

Type

User replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, USB Power Delivery

Talk time

 
10.80 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)

Stand-by time

 
21.2 days (510 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)

Talk time (3G)

10.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
20.80 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

 
22.9 days (550 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)

Stand-by time (4G)

 
20.8 days (500 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)

Music playback

47.00 hours
73.00 hours

Video playback

11.00 hours
15.30 hours

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Jun 19, 2014
Jul 25, 2018

FCC ID value: A3LSMG800F link
FCC ID value: PY7-24118Q link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.58 W/kg
0.78 W/kg

Body

0.57 W/kg
0.74 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

0.82 W/kg
1.44 W/kg

Wireless Router

0.80 W/kg
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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