Sony Xperia 5 II vs Apple iPad Pro 11-inch (2021) vs Sony Xperia 10 II

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Display

Size:

6.1 inches
11.0 inches
6.0 inches

Resolution:

2520 x 1080 pixels, 21:9 ratio, 449 PPI
2388 x 1688 pixels, 266 PPI
2520 x 1080 pixels, 21:9 ratio, 457 PPI

Technology:

OLED
IPS LCD
OLED

Screen-to-body:

80.82 %
85.43 %
77.54 %

Peak brightness:

600 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

120Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
120Hz refresh rate, Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250
Apple M1
Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SM6125

Processor:

Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm
Octa-core, 3100 MHz, 5 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm

GPU:

Adreno 650
Apple 8-core GPU
Adreno 610

RAM:

8GB LPDDR5
8GB
4GB

Internal storage:

128GB (UFS)
128GB, not expandable
128GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
microSDXC up to 1000 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Tablet
Smartphone

OS:

Android (10)
iPadOS (14.x)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity:

4000 mAh
7540 mAh
3600 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Battery life test results:

Charging:

USB Power Delivery
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, USB Power Delivery

Max charge speed:

Wired: 18.0W

Camera

Rear:

Triple camera
Triple camera
Triple camera

Main camera:

12 MP (OIS, PDAF)
12 MP (PDAF)
12 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.7"
Aperture size: F1.8
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"

Second camera:

12 MP (Telephoto, OIS, PDAF)
10 MP (Ultra-wide)
8 MP (Telephoto, PDAF)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 3.0x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 70 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm
Optical zoom: 2.0x; Aperture size: F2.4
Optical zoom: 2.0x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 52 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"

Third camera:

12 MP (Ultra-wide, PDAF)
ToF 3D depth sensing (Depth information)
8 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 16 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 16 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (120 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD)

Features:

OIS, HDR, Time-lapse video, EIS
Time-lapse video
EIS

Front:

8 MP (EIS, HDR)
12 MP (Wide Angle, HDR)
8 MP (EIS, HDR)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

6.22 x 2.68 x 0.31 inches (158 x 68 x 8 mm)
9.75 x 7.03 x 0.23 inches (247.6 x 178.5 x 5.9 mm)
6.18 x 2.72 x 0.32 inches (157 x 69 x 8.2 mm)

Weight:

5.75 oz (163.0 g)
16.44 oz (466.0 g)
5.33 oz (151.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6); Frame: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum; Frame: Aluminum
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6); Frame: Plastic

Materials & Colors:

Silver, Space Gray

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP65/68
Water, Dust; IP65/68

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
3D Face unlock
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, Blue, Grey
Black, White

Cellular

5G:

n1, n3, n8, n28, n77, n78, SA, NSA

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 32(1500 L-band), 66(AWS-3)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46, 48(3600)
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(800), 8(900)
Bands 1(2100), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900)

Data Speed:

LTE-A Pro Cat 18 (1200/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 11 (600/75 Mbit/s), LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Dolby Atmos, aptX-HD, Album art cover
Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MirrorLink
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.1
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

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

Features:

Charging, OTG, Video out
Charging, Headphones port, Video out
Charging, OTG

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, LiDAR scanner
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

NFC
Tethering, Computer sync
NFC

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Apr 19, 2021

FCC ID value:

PY7-50241N

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.32 W/kg

Body:

0.48 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.21 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.72 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 950

User Manual:

This is the official Sony Xperia 5 II User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.
This is the official Sony Xperia 10 II User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

USB-C Charge Cable, 20W USB-C Power Adapter
Download the Sony Xperia 10 II Manual as a PDF file.

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 17, 2020
Apr 20, 2021
Feb 24, 2020

Expected Announcement:

Yes
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