Sonim XP8 vs RED Hydrogen One

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Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1440 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density

441 ppi
515 ppi

Technology

 
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

57.07 %
63.48 %

Colors

 
16 777 216

Features

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

3D

 
Glasses-free

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

Processor

Octa-core, 2200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm
Octa-core, 2450 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Adreno 508
Adreno 540

RAM

4 GB LPDDR4
6 GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

64 GB
128 GB

Available to use

45 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat)
Android (8.1 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity

4900 mAh
4500 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 4
 

Talk time

30.00 hours
the average is 18 h (1096 min)
 

Stand-by time

30.0 days (720 hours)
the average is 20 days (489 h)
 

Music playback

70.00 hours
 

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
12.3 megapixels

Features

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus

Second camera

 
12.3 megapixels

Features

 
Phase detection autofocus

Flash

LED
Dual LED

Software Features

Face detection, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Touch to focus, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
Manual focus, HDR, Panorama, Histogram, Face detection, Effects, ISO control, Shutter speed control, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

Yes
3840x2160 (4K UHD)

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Video calling, Video sharing

3D capture

 
Yes

Front

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

 
Dual-Camera

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.98 x 3.13 x 0.71 inches (152 x 79.5 x 18 mm)
6.49 x 3.37 x 0.39 inches (164.78 x 85.71 x 10 mm)

Weight

11.82 oz (335 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
9.28 oz (263 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

 
Back: Aluminum

Resistance

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

Biometrics

 
Iris scanner, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

 
Notification light

Keys

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

Colors

Black
Black, Gray

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 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 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)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

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 Speed

LTE, HSPA, HSUPA
LTE-A, HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS, EV-DO

Dual SIM

Yes
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

VoLTE

 
Yes

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

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

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Music player

 
 

Filter by

 
Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Supported formats

 
MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

 
MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Radio

FM
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0, EDR
5.0

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

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

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors

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

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
 

Phone features

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Phonebook

 
Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer

 
Calendar, Alarm, Flashlight, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer

Messaging

 
SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail

 
IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

 
Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features

 
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Aug 15, 2018

 
FCC ID value: 2AOYWH1A1000 link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.22 W/kg

Body

 
1.33 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.45 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.33 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

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

MSRP price

$ 700
$ 1295
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