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Huawei P9 Lite L52 vs Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Huawei P9 Lite vs Sony Xperia XZ2 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Sony Xperia XZ2 X06Huawei P9 Lite L52
Huawei P9 Lite L52
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Huawei P9 Lite X24Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
5.7"
IPS

1080x2160

19.2
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3180
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


06 Advantages Huawei P9 Lite L52
P9 Lite L52vsXperia XZ2 SO-03K
 35%35%
+Lighter
147 grams (5.15 ounces)vs198 grams (6.93 ounces)
 48%48%
+Thinner
7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs11.1 millimeters (0.44 inches)
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 59%59%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 5MP
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

24 Advantages Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
Xperia XZ2 SO-03KvsP9 Lite L52
 31%31%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.7Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4vs3GB LPDDR3
 3 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (50GB user available)vs16GB (12GB user available)
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 13%13%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2160 pixelsvs1080x1920 pixels
 10%10%
+Larger screen
5.7"vs5.2"
 50%50%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 19.2MPvs(back) 13MP
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 30%30%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.3" inchesvs1/3" inches
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 8.0 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.0 OreovsAndroid 7.0 Nougat
 7 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
 6%6%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3180 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+Watch your favorite TV shows anywhere
Digital TV FullSegvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.1 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorvsMicroUSB 2.0
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 5vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

23 Common items in both devices
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
424 PPI
LED flash
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera / HDR photo/video only main camera
f/2.0 (aperture)
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Fingerprint
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresHuawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
ModelP9 Lite L52Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
Also known asKDDI Huawei P9 Lite VNS-L52 3GB RAM, Huawei VenusNTT DoCoMo Sony Xperia XZ2 4GB RAM, Sony PF22
Country or region availableJapanJapan
BrandHuaweiSony
Release dateMay, 2016April, 2018
Depth7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)11.1 millimeters (0.44 inches)
Size (width x height)72.6 x 146.8 millimeters (2.86 x 5.78 in)72 x 153 millimeters (2.83 x 6.02 in)
Weight147 grams (5.15 ounces)198 grams (6.93 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Huawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 7.0 Nougatfeature not registered
HardwareHuawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
Architecture - Chipset64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 650 (16nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T830 MP2 900MhzQualcomm Adreno 630 710Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4
Internal storage16GB (12GB user available)64GB (50GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayHuawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.2" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI424 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataHuawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 800/850/900/2100UMTS 800/850/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 850/1800/2100 (Bands 1,3,26)
TD-LTE 2500 (Bands 41)
LTE Cat18 (Bands 1,3,4,5,7,12,13,17,19,21,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41,42)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingHuawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraHuawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
Main camera13 megapixels19.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels5056x3792 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered25mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/2.3" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.22µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video only main camera
Front / secondary cameraHuawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
Front camera8 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaHuawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedDigital TV FullSeg
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesHuawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsHuawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Fingerprint
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Gold
- Aluminum frame
- Plastic back
- Emotion UI 4.1
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Silver, Deep Green, Ash Pink
- Aluminum frame
- Front/back glass
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- HDR display
- Triluminos display
- X-Reality Engine
- Fast battery charging (Power delivery)
- Qi wireless charging
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust/water proof up to 1.5m for 30min
- ISDB-T TV
Power supply and autonomyHuawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh3180 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Huawei P9 Lite L52Sony Xperia XZ2 SO-03K
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered