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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
24PointsSony Xperia XZ2 Premium (SOV38)Compare Nokia 3.1 X
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (SOV38)
5.8"
IPS

2160x3840

19.2
MP

13mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3540
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (SOV38)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

3.1 (32GB)8 Advantages Nokia 3.1 (32GB)vsXperia XZ2 Premium (SOV38)24 Advantages Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (SOV38)
+138 grams (4.83 ounces)71%
Lighter
vs236 grams (8.26 ounces)
+8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)37%
Thinner
vs11.9 millimeters (0.47 inches)
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo/video only main camera
+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
vsAndroid 8.0 Oreo
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2 slots Dual-SIMAdvantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
1.5Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.7Ghz 64bit Octa-Core94%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR3vs+6GB LPDDR4100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
32GB (22GB user free)vs+64GB (50GB user free)127%
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
720x1440 pixelsvs+2160x3840 pixels7 times
Higher resolution screen
310 PPIvs+760 PPI145%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.2"vs+5.8"12%
Larger screen
(back) 13MPvs+(dual camera) 19.2MP + 12MP144%
Higher resolution main camera
Autofocusvs+LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusAdvantage
You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)11%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
(front) 8MPvs+(front) 13MP60%
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
(front) HD (1280x720)vs+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbps7 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
2990 mAhvs+3540 mAh18%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Not supportedvs+Digital TV FullSegAdvantage
Watch your favorite TV shows anywhere
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)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
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
Not supportedvs+Waterproof (IPxx certified)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

22 Common items in both devices
Aluminum body, glass front, plastic back / Aluminum frame, glass front/back
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
+15 specs and more in the table below

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

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Physical featuresNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (SOV38)
Model3.1 (32GB)Xperia XZ2 Premium (SOV38)
Other model namesNokia 3.1 TA-1049, TA-1057, TA-1063, TA-1070, TA-1074KDDI Corporation Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium, Sony PF12
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
Japan
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, glass front, plastic backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IPxx certified)
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)
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 free)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (50GB user free)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, 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)
Display resolution720x1440 pixels2160x3840 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)310 PPI760 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassGorilla Glass 5
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksNokia 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)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps1200/150 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 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 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 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
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
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
CameraNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (SOV38)
Back camera (main camera)13 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) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 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
2ª cameraNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (SOV38)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels13 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)Full HD (1920x1080)
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
ConnectivityNokia 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 supplyNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (SOV38)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2990 mAh3540 mAh
Charger, watts• Standard charging• Fast battery charging
• Qi wireless charging
Talk time autonomy1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateNokia 3.1 (32GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (SOV38)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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