Sony Xperia M5 vs Sony Xperia L3

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VIEW ON AMAZON

Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
720 x 1440 pixels

Pixel density

441 ppi
282 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

66.11 %
75.78 %

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

21.5 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

 
2 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Depth information

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.75 μm

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features

Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

13 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

Autofocus, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
 

Design

Dimensions

5.71 x 2.83 x 0.30 inches (145 x 72 x 7.6 mm)
6.06 x 2.83 x 0.35 inches (154 x 72 x 8.9 mm)

Weight

5.03 oz (142 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
5.50 oz (156 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic; Frame: Metal
Back: Plastic

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68
 

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Gold, White
Black, Gold, Silver

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

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

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM, Stereo, RDS
FM

Hardware & Performance

System chip

MediaTek Helio X10 MT6795
MediaTek Helio P22 MT6762

Processor

Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU

PowerVR G6200
IMG PowerVR GE8320

RAM

3 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
32 GB

Available to use

9.1 GB
22 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 200 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop)
Android (8.1 Oreo)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

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

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

NFC, 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, 5, 7, 8, 20

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 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 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 11 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
3300 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging

 
USB Power Delivery

Talk time

11.82 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)
35.70 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)

Stand-by time

28.0 days (671 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
28.6 days (687 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)

Talk time (3G)

12.18 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
24.80 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

27.3 days (656 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)
30.8 days (739 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)

Talk time (4G)

 
45 hours

Stand-by time (4G)

25.3 days (607 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)
28.6 days (686 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)

Music playback

62.53 hours
24.80 hours

Video playback

8.03 hours
20.50 hours

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

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