Sony Xperia Z5 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 7

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Display

Display size

5.2 inches
6.3 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 2340 pixels

Pixel density

424 ppi
409 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

71.00 %
81.37 %

Features

Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass (Tempered 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

23 megapixels
48 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Focal length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"
Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera

 
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Depth information

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4

Flash

LED
Dual LED

Video recording

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

Features

Continuous autofocus, Video calling
Continuous autofocus, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
13 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.75 x 2.83 x 0.29 inches (146 x 72 x 7.3 mm)
6.27 x 2.96 x 0.32 inches (159.21 x 75.21 x 8.1 mm)

Weight

5.43 oz (154 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
6.56 oz (186 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68
 

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Gold, Pink, Green, White
Black, Blue, Red

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback, Music recognition
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

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

Radio

FM, Stereo, RDS
 

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660

Processor

Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 430
Adreno 512

RAM

3 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
128 GB

Maximum User Storage

23 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 200 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Android (7.1 Nougat, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop)
Android (9.0 Pie)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB 2.0
Yes

Connector

microUSB
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

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

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Pedometer, Compass, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

NFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Infrared, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28
Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 40
Bands 38, 40

UMTS

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

Data

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Battery

Capacity

2900 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4

Talk time

13.16 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
23.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time

21.7 days (520 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)
10.5 days (251 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Talk time (3G)

17.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)
 

Stand-by time (3G)

22.5 days (540 hours)
the average is 25 days (611 h)
 

Stand-by time (4G)

20.8 days (500 hours)
the average is 24 days (575 h)
 

Music playback

87.00 hours
 

Video playback

8.70 hours
13.00 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, TTY/TDD
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Sep 13, 2015
 

FCC ID value: PY7-PM0901 link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.55 W/kg
 

Body

0.59 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.16 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

0.64 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Adapter, USB Cable type C, Tool to remove the SIM, User manual, Housing, Warranty
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