Sonim XP8 vs CAT S48c

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Display

Size:

5.0 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 441 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 441 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

57.07 %
60.35 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630
Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630

Processor:

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

GPU:

Adreno 508
Adreno 508

RAM:

4GB LPDDR4
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

64GB, available to use: 45 GB
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (7.0 Nougat)
Android (8.1 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity:

4900 mAh
4000 mAh

Type:

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

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 4
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

12 MP (OIS, PDAF)
13 MP (Autofocus)

Video recording:

Yes
Yes

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

8 MP
5 MP

Design

Dimensions:

5.98 x 3.13 x 0.71 inches (152 x 79.5 x 18 mm)
5.9 x 3 x 0.53 inches (149.9 x 76.2 x 13.5 mm)

Weight:

11.82 oz (335.0 g)
9.3 oz (264.0 g)

Resistance:

Water, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature, Humidity; IP68; MIL-STD-810 certified
Water, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature, Humidity; IP68; MIL-STD-810 certified

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black
Black

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

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)
Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 41(2600+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE, HSPA, HSUPA

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0, EDR
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

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

Features:

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

Location:

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T4
M3, T3

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Oct 25, 2018

FCC ID value:

ZL5S48C link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.98 W/kg

Body:

1.06 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.19 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 700
$ 480

In The Box:

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

Availability

Officially announced:

Nov 08, 2018
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