Samsung Galaxy S8 VS. Sony Xperia XZ Premium

                         

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Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Model Name

Samsung Galaxy S8

SM-G950FD, SM-G950W, SM-G950S, SM-G950K, SM-G950L, SM-G9500, SM-G950A, SM-G950P, SM-G950T, SM-G950U, SM-G950V, SM-G950F, SM-G950U1, SM-G950N, SC-02J

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

G8142, G8141, SO-04K

Summary

Samsung Galaxy S8

4.4
4.3
4.3
4.3

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

5
4.6
4.6
4.2

Description

Samsung Galaxy S8

U.S. limited warranty. Latest Galaxy phone with Infinity Display, Duel Pixel Camera, iris scanning and Ip68-rated water and dust resistance. The phone comes with a stunning 5.8″ Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display (2960×1440) with 570 ppi and world’s first 10nm processor.

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Xperia XZ Premium is Sony’s latest innovation flagship smartphone, making ordinary moments look extraordinary with Super slow motion video capture and 4K HDR display (the first-ever display of its kind in a smartphone).

The 19MP main camera comes with the world’s first Motion Eye camera system, featuring Super slow motion video recording, which captures life in ways no other smartphone can. Motion Eye also enables Predictive Capture, which saves up to four images to capture the best moment even if you’re late on the trigger.

Xperia XZ Premium’s high-level performance is supported by the leading-edge Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, which performs exceptionally for creating Super slow motion videos, watching 4K HDR videos, or playing the latest PlayStation games on PS4 Remote Play. The beautifully designed device features an expertly crafted glass loop surface that creates an eye-catching mirror effect. Combining the groundbreaking Motion Eye camera system, stunning 4K HDR display, powerful Snapdragon 835 processor, and superior craftsmanship, Xperia XZ Premium boldly sets the new standard for premium smartphones.

Price

Samsung Galaxy S8

349.99

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

379.00

Rating

Samsung Galaxy S8

4

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

4

Reviews

Samsung Galaxy S8

1

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

168

Network

Samsung Galaxy S8

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Dimension

Samsung Galaxy S8

148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm (5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 in)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

156 x 77 x 7.9 mm (6.14 x 3.03 x 0.31 in)

Weight

Samsung Galaxy S8

155 g (5.47 oz)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

195 g (6.88 oz)

Build

Samsung Galaxy S8

Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum top/bottom, plastic sides

SIM

Samsung Galaxy S8

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) – G8141Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) – G8142

Display Type

Samsung Galaxy S8

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

Samsung Galaxy S8

5.8 inches, 84.8 cm2 (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

5.46 inches, 82.2 cm2 (~68.4% screen-to-body ratio)

Display Resolution

Samsung Galaxy S8

1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~570 ppi density)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

3840 x 2160 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~807 ppi density)

Operating System

Samsung Galaxy S8

Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie); One UI

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Android 7.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)

Chipset

Samsung Galaxy S8

Exynos 8895 (10 nm) – EMEAQualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm) – USA & China

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm)

CPU

Samsung Galaxy S8

Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Mongoose M2 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) – EMEAOcta-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) – USA & China

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Octa-core (4×2.45 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo)

GPU

Samsung Galaxy S8

Mali-G71 MP20 – EMEAAdreno 540 – USA & China

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Adreno 540

Internal Storage

Samsung Galaxy S8

64 GB, 4 GB RAM

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

64 GB, 4 GB RAM

SD Card

Samsung Galaxy S8

microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) – dual SIM model only

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) – dual SIM model only

Camera Front

Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

19 MP, f/2.0, 25mm (wide), 1/2.3″, predictive PDAF/Laser AF

Camera Front Specs

Samsung Galaxy S8

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

LED flash, panorama, HDR

Camera Back Specs

Samsung Galaxy S8

Dual video call, Auto-HDR

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

WIFI

Samsung Galaxy S8

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot

Bluetooth

Samsung Galaxy S8

5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE

Radio

Samsung Galaxy S8

No

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

No

Sensors

Samsung Galaxy S8

Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Fingerprint (side-mounted, region dependent), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum

Battery

Samsung Galaxy S8

1 Lithium Metal batteries required. (included)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)

Colors

Samsung Galaxy S8

Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold, Rose Pink, Burgundy Red

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Luminous Chrome, Deepsea Black, Bronze Pink, Rosso (red)