Sonim XP8 vs CAT S48c

Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

441 ppi
441 ppi

Technology

 
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus
Autofocus

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

Yes
Yes

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
5 megapixels

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 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
9.3 oz (264 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Resistance

Water, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature, Humidity
Water, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature, Humidity

IP certified

IP 68
IP 68

MIL-STD-810 certified

Yes
Yes

Colors

Black
Black

Hardware & Performance

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

4 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

64 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

45 GB
 

Storage expansion

up to 128 GB
up to 128 GB

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat)
Android (8.1 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity

4900 mAh
4000 mAh

Charging

Yes
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4

Talk time

30.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1342 min)
30.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1342 min)

Stand-by time

30.0 days (720 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)
22.0 days (528 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)

Music playback

70.00 hours
 

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 40, 41
Bands 41

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

CDMA

 
800, 1900 MHz

Data

LTE, HSPA, HSUPA
 

Dual SIM

Yes
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

5.0, EDR
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

Yes
Yes

Connector

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

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device, USB OTG

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Hearing aid compatibility

M3, T4
M3, T3

Other features

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

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
FM

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

Proprietary
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Oct 25, 2018

 
FCC ID value: ZL5S48C link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.98 W/kg

Body

 
1.06 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.19 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

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

MSRP price

$ 700
$ 480
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