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Nokia 3.1 (32GB) vs Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Nokia 3.1 vs Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Nokia 3.1 (32GB)
5.2"
IPS

720x1440

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2990
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Nokia 3.1 X24Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
5.8"
IPS

2160x3840

19.2
MP

13mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3540
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38

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!


08 Advantages Nokia 3.1 (32GB)
3.1 (32GB)vsXperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
 71%71%
+Lighter
138 grams (4.83 ounces)vs236 grams (8.26 ounces)
 37%37%
+Thinner
8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs11.9 millimeters (0.47 inches)
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo/video only main camera
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 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
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

24 Advantages Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38vs3.1 (32GB)
 94%94%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.7Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.5Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4vs3GB LPDDR3
 127%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (50GB user available)vs32GB (22GB user available)
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 7 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
2160x3840 pixelsvs720x1440 pixels
 145%100%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
760 PPIvs310 PPI
 12%12%
+Larger screen
5.8"vs5.2"
 144%100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 19.2MP + 12MPvs(back) 13MP
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 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)
 60%60%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 13MPvs(front) 8MP
 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)
 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
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
 18%18%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3540 mAhvs2990 mAh
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
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 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
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/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

22 Common items in both devices
Aluminum body, front glass, plastic back / Aluminum frame, front/back glass
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass / Gorilla Glass 5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
Model3.1 (32GB)Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
Also known asNokia 3.1 TA-1049, TA-1057, TA-1063, TA-1070, TA-1074KDDI Corporation Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium, Sony PF12
Country or region availableVarious (International)Japan
BrandNokiaSony
Release dateMay, 2018July, 2018
Depth8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)11.9 millimeters (0.47 inches)
Size (width x height)68.65 x 146.25 millimeters (2.7 x 5.76 in)80 x 158 millimeters (3.15 x 6.22 in)
Weight138 grams (4.83 ounces)236 grams (8.26 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, front glass, plastic backAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Nokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
Architecture - Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6750 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1Ghz 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-T860 MP2 520MhzQualcomm Adreno 630 710Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4
Internal storage32GB (22GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (50GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.2" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~73.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution720x1440 pixels2160x3840 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)310 PPI760 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassGorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
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 networkTA-1049, TA-1074 (America) version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

TA-1057, TA-1063, TA-1070 version:
UMTS 850/900/2100
UMTS 800/850/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4
VoLTE

TA-1049, TA-1074 (America) version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)

TA-1057, TA-1063 (EMEA) version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)

TA-1070 (India) version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)
LTE Cat18 (Bands 1,3,5,7,13,17,18,26,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
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 cameraNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
Main camera13 megapixels(dual camera)
19.2 megapixels
12MP mono f/1.6 1/2.3"
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/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.22µm 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 sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video only main camera
Front / secondary cameraNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
Front camera8 megapixels13 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered22mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedDigital TV FullSeg
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (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 functionsNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
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
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Blue/copper, Black/chrome, White/iron
- Android One
- 18:9 display ratio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Chrome Black, Chrome Silver
- HDR10 display
- Triluminos display
- X-Reality Engine
- Quick Charge 3.0
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust/water proof up to 1.5m for 30min
Power supply and autonomyNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Battery capacity2990 mAh3540 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Nokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium SOV38
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered