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Motorola P30 64GB vs Sony Xperia XZ2 H8296

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Motorola P30 vs Sony Xperia XZ2 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Motorola P30 64GB
6.2"
IPS

1080x2246

16
MP

12mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Motorola P30 X10Sony Xperia XZ2 H8296
Sony Xperia XZ2 H8296
5.7"
IPS

1080x2160

19.2
MP

5mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3180
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Motorola P30 64GB

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!


13 Advantages Motorola P30 64GB
P30 64GBvsXperia XZ2 H8296
 16%16%
+Lighter
170 grams (5.95 ounces)vs198 grams (6.93 ounces)
 44%44%
+Thinner
7.69 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs11.1 millimeters (0.44 inches)
 4%4%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2246 pixelsvs1080x2160 pixels
 9%9%
+Larger screen
6.2"vs5.7"
 9%9%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 16MP + 5MPvs(back) 19.2MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED on main camera and LED on front camera helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED on main camera and LED on front cameravsLED flash
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo/video only main camera
 11%11%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.8 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
 138%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 12MPvs(front) 5MP
Advantage
+Android 8.1 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.1 OreovsAndroid 8.0 Oreo
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
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

10 Advantages Sony Xperia XZ2 H8296
Xperia XZ2 H8296vsP30 64GB
 42%42%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.7Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 5%5%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
424 PPIvs402 PPI
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 3 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
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
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorvsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)

29 Common items in both devices
6GB LPDDR4X
64GB (52GB user available) / 64GB (50GB user available)
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
2 slots Dual-SIM
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3 / Gorilla Glass 5
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresMotorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
ModelP30 64GBXperia XZ2 H8296
Also known asMoto P30 XT1943-1 6GB RAM, Lenovo XT1943-1, Motorola OneSony Xperia XZ2 6GB RAM H8296 Dual-sim, Sony PF22
Country or region availableChinaChinaHong KongTaiwan
BrandMotorolaSony
Release dateSeptember, 2018April, 2018
Depth7.69 millimeters (0.3 inches)11.1 millimeters (0.44 inches)
Size (width x height)75.95 x 155.5 millimeters (2.99 x 6.12 in)72 x 153 millimeters (2.83 x 6.02 in)
Weight170 grams (5.95 ounces)198 grams (6.93 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Waterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Motorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareMotorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SDM636 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 509Qualcomm Adreno 630 710Mhz
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4
Internal storage64GB (52GB user available)64GB (50GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayMotorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size6.2" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1080x2246 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)402 PPI424 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataMotorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
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
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat18 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,19,20,25,26,28,66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingMotorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
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 cameraMotorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
Main camera(dual camera)
16 megapixels
5MP f/2.2 depth sensor
19.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels5056x3792 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED on main camera and LED on front cameraLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.3" inches
Pixel size1.25µm pixel1.22µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusLDAF/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 sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video only main camera
Front / secondary cameraMotorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
Front camera12 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution4000x3000 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3" inches
Pixel size1.25µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaMotorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesMotorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMotorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
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
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Aurora blue
- ZUI 4.0
- 2.5D curved glass
- Max Vision HD+ 19:9
- Moto Actions, Moto Display
- Dolby audio
- TurboPower: 8h in 15min
- 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
Power supply and autonomyMotorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh3180 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18Wfeature not registered
Talk time660 minutes | 11 hours | 0.5 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Motorola P30 64GBSony Xperia XZ2 H8296
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered