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Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB) vs Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy A21s vs Sony Xperia miro phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Sony Xperia miro XSamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)24Points
Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)
6.5"
PLS

720x1600

48
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
3.5"
LED

320x480

5
MP

0.3mp

512MB
RAM

32bit Single

1500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)

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!

Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)24 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)vsXperia Miro (ST23i)5 Advantages Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
+2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core4 times
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs800Mhz 32bit Single-Core
+4GB LPDDR4X7 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs512MB LPDDR
+64GB (48GB available)21 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs4GB (2.2GB available)
+Until 512GB microSD, microSDXC15 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
+8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)11%
Thinner
vs9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)
+720x1600 pixels7 times
Higher resolution screen
vs320x480 pixels
+270 PPI64%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs165 PPI
+6.5"86%
Larger screen
vs3.5"
+(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP11 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 5MP
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsNot supported
+(front) 13MP41 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 0.3MP
+Full HD (1920x1080)6 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsVGA (640x480)
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
+4G+ LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
vs3G HSUPA
+(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps41 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbps
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+5000 mAh2 times
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs1500 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)
+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
vsNot supported
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs2.1 + A2DP
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
192 grams (6.72 ounces)vs+110 grams (3.85 ounces)75%
Lighter
TFT PLSvs+TFT LED-Backlit LCDAdvantage
TFT LED-Backlit LCD display is brighter and more vivid
Not supportedvs+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
Not supportedvs+Scratch-resistant glassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

18 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
+11 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 featuresSamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
ModelGalaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Xperia Miro (ST23i)
Other model namesGalaxy A21s SM-A217F/Dual-Sim (64GB + 4GB RAM)Sony Xperia miro ST23, Sony ST23i, Sony Mesona
Country or region available(Global, International)AngolaSaudi ArabiaEgyptIndiaMoroccoMozambiquePakistan
(Global, International), Angola, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, India, Morocco, Mozambique, Pakistan
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSamsungSony
Release dateJune, 2020September, 2012
Depth8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)
Size (width x height)75.3 x 163.7 millimeters (2.96 x 6.44 in)59.4 x 113 millimeters (2.34 x 4.45 in)
Weight192 grams (6.72 ounces)110 grams (3.85 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 850 Octa (8nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7225A
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
800Mhz Single-Core ARM Cortex-A5
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G52 MP1Qualcomm Adreno 200
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X512MB LPDDR
Internal storage64GB (48GB available)
eMMC 5.1
4GB (2.2GB available)
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
Display typeTFT PLSTFT LED-Backlit LCD
Screen size6.5" inches3.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~54.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1600 pixels (20:9)320x480 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 2-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)270 PPI165 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedScratch-resistant glass
Display features60Hzfeature not registered
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
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)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
Maximum download/upload300/150 Mbps7.2/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G
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 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat7/13 (1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
Not supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingSamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
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
CameraSamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.21/4"1.12µm123º
2MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
5 megapixels
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsVGA (640x480) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size0.8µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasNot supported
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels0.3 megapixels
Front camera resolution4128x3096 pixels640x480 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Not supported
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.1" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
RadioFMFM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.263, H.264
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, eAAC+, WAV
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE2.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5, Flash player
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Red
- One UI 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Pink, White with silver, White with gold
- Anti-reflective coating screen
- Sony xLOUD
- WiFi hotspot
- Java framework
Power supplySamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
BA700
Battery capacity5000 mAh1500 mAh
Charger, watts15W (9V/1.67A) Fast battery charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered360 minutes | 6 hours | 0.3 day
Standbyfeature not registered32700 minutes | 545 hours | 22.7 days
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F/DS 64GB/4GB)Sony Xperia Miro (ST23i)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.25W/kg (head) | 0.91W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.422W/kg (head) | 1.544W/kg (body)0.87W/kg (head)
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