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Motorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL) vs Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Motorola Moto E6 vs Sony Xperia 1 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Sony Xperia 1 XMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)05Points
Motorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)
5.5"
IPS

720x1440

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
6.5"
OLED

1644x3840

12
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3330
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)

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!

Moto E6 (XT2005DL)5 Advantages Motorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)vsXperia 1 (J8170)32 Advantages Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
+159 grams (5.57 ounces)12%
Lighter
vs178 grams (6.23 ounces)
+TFT LCD IPSAdvantage
This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
vsOLED
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C reversible connector
+Li-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
1.4Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core99%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2GB LPDDR3vs+6GB LPDDR4X2 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
16GB (10GB user free)vs+128GB (111GB user free)10 times
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMC 5.1vs+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs+8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)5%
Thinner
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
720x1440 pixelsvs+1644x3840 pixels5 times
Higher resolution screen
293 PPIvs+643 PPI119%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.5"vs+6.5"18%
Larger screen
(back) 13MPvs+(triple camera) 12MP + 12MP + 12MP182%
Higher resolution main camera
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS (5-axis): Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
1/3.1" inchesvs+1/2.6" inches19%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.6 (aperture)25%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
(front) 5MPvs+(front) 8MP63%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Android 9.0 Pievs+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1600 Mbps4 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint (side-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
3000 mAhvs+3330 mAh11%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+USB Type-C SlimPort®Advantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
4.2 version A2DPvs+5.0 version A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
MicroUSB 2.0vs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 6Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
P2i certifiedvs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

18 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video on both cameras
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
+11 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
ModelMoto E6 (XT2005DL)Xperia 1 (J8170)
Other model namesLenovo Moto E6 (Tracfone) XT2005DL (6th gen)Sony Xperia 1 128GB, Sony Kumano
Country or region availableUSA
USA
USA
USA
BrandMotorolaSony
Release dateJuly, 2019May, 2019
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)72.3 x 149.7 millimeters (2.85 x 5.89 in)72 x 167 millimeters (2.83 x 6.57 in)
Weight159 grams (5.57 ounces)178 grams (6.23 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersP2i certified: water repellent nano-coatingIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)Motorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 10
HardwareMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 MSM8940 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 505Qualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory2GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage16GB (10GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (111GB user free)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSOLED
Screen size5.5" inches6.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~72.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~82% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1440 pixels1644x3840 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)293 PPI643 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 6
Mobile networksMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps1600/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat7 (Bands 2, 4, 5, 12, 25, 26, 41, 66, 71)LTE Cat19/13 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, 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
CallingMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels(triple camera)
12 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.4 52mm 1/3.4" 1.0µm PDAF 2x-zoom OIS)
12MP ultrawide (f/2.4 16mm 1/3.4" 1.0µm)
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.6 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor size1/3.1" inches1/2.6" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS (5-axis): Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
2ª cameraMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered24mm lens
Sensor size1/5" inches1/4" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C SlimPort®
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth4.2 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, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
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
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Fingerprint (side-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Starry Black
- 18:9 HD+ Max Vision display
- HAC M3/T3
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gray, Purple, White
- 21:9 ratio display
- DCI-P3 100% display
- HDR BT.2020 display
- BIONZ X camera
- Dolby Atmos sound
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh3330 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5W18W
Talk time autonomy1740 minutes | 29 hours | 1.2 daysfeature not registered
Standby25920 minutes | 432 hours | 18 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateMotorola Moto E6 (XT2005DL)Sony Xperia 1 (J8170)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)1.18W/kg (head) | 1.44W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered