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Realme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC) vs Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)

Side by side comparison between Realme 8 Pro vs Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium XRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)16Points
Realme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)
6.4"
AMOLED

1080x2400

108
MP

16mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
11PointsSony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)Compare Realme 8 Pro X
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
5.8"
IPS

2160x3840

19.2
MP

13mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3540
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Realme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)

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!

8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)16 Advantages Realme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)vsXperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)11 Advantages Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
+2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core2%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.7Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+8GB LPDDR4X33%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs6GB LPDDR4
+128GB (104GB available)108%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs64GB (50GB available)
+176 grams (6.16 ounces)34%
Lighter
vs236 grams (8.26 ounces)
+8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)47%
Thinner
vs11.9 millimeters (0.47 inches)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+6.4"10%
Larger screen
vs5.8"
+(quad camera) 108MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP3 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(dual camera) 19.2MP + 12MP
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo/video only main camera
+1/1.52" inches51%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/2.3" inches
+(front) 16MP25%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 13MP
+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 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
+4500 mAh27%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3540 mAh
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
1080x2400 pixelsvs+2160x3840 pixels2 times
Higher resolution screen
411 PPIvs+760 PPI85%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
f/1.9 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbps3 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Qi wireless chargingAdvantage
Wireless charging is another way to charge the battery.
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+Waterproof (IP?)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

27 Common items in both devices
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
4K UHD (3840x2160)
+20 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
Model8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
Other model namesRealme 8 Pro RMX3081 NFC (128GB + 8GB RAM)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium, Sony PF12
Country or region available(Europe)(Global, International)
(Europe), (Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandRealmeSony
Release dateMarch, 2021July, 2018
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)11.9 millimeters (0.47 inches)
Size (width x height)73.9 x 160.6 millimeters (2.91 x 6.32 in)80 x 158 millimeters (3.15 x 6.22 in)
Weight176 grams (6.16 ounces)236 grams (8.26 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IP?)
System (OS)Realme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
Operating systemAndroid 11Android 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SM7125 (8nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 465 Gold
1.8Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 465 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 618Qualcomm Adreno 630 710Mhz
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4
Internal storage128GB (104GB available)
UFS 2.1
64GB (50GB available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size6.4" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~73.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2400 pixels (20:9)2160x3840 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)411 PPI760 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Display features60Hz, 1000 nitsfeature not registered
Mobile networksRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload300/150 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 networkUMTS 850/900/2100UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
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 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+Not supported
CallingRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
108 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.3119º16mm1/4"1.12µm
2MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
(dual camera)
19.2 megapixels
12MP monof/1.61/2.3"
Main camera resolution12000x9000 pixels5056x3792 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens25mm lens
Sensor size1/1.52" inches1/2.3" inches
Pixel size0.7µm 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
2ª cameraRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels13 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.5 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered22mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size1µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Infinite Black, Infinite Blue, Illuminating Yellow, Punk Black
- Realme UI 2.0
- Back camera: Samsung HM2 sensor
- Front camera: Sony IMX471 sensor
- Stereo speakers
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Always-on display
- 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 supplyRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity4500 mAh3540 mAh
Charger, watts50W Fast battery charging Standard charging
Qi wireless charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateRealme 8 Pro (128GB/8GB NFC)Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (H8116)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)1.1W/kg (head) | 0.53W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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