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Samsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB) vs Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy A22 5G vs Sony Xperia XZ2 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Sony Xperia XZ2 XSamsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)18Points
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)
6.6"
IPS

1080x2400

48
MP

8mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
5.7"
IPS

1080x2160

19.2
MP

5mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3180
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)

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 A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)18 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)vsXperia XZ2 (H8296)9 Advantages Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
+8GB LPDDR4X33%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs6GB LPDDR4
+128GB (103GB available)106%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs64GB (50GB available)
+9 millimeters (0.35 inches)23%
Thinner
vs11.1 millimeters (0.44 inches)
+1080x2400 pixels11%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2160 pixels
+6.6"16%
Larger screen
vs5.7"
+(triple camera) 48MP + 5MP + 2MP187%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 19.2MP
+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo/video only main camera
+f/1.8 (aperture)11%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.0 (aperture)
+(front) 8MP59%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 8.0 Oreo
+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
vs4G+ LTE-A
+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps67%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbps
+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
+5000 mAh57%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3180 mAh
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
More SIM card slots. You can choose more carriers.
vs2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
203 grams (7.11 ounces)vs+198 grams (6.93 ounces)3%
Lighter
399 PPIvs+424 PPI6%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
1152p (2048x1152)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
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+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorvs+USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorAdvantage
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

25 Common items in both devices
2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
TFT IPS LCD
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
+18 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 A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
ModelGalaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
Other model namesGalaxy A22 SM-A226B/Dual-SIM (128GB+8GB RAM)Sony Xperia XZ2 6GB RAM H8296 Dual-sim, Sony PF22
Country or region availableIndiaMalaysiaMyanmarThailand
India, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand
ChinaHong KongTaiwan
China, Hong Kong, Taiwan
BrandSamsungSony
Release dateJune, 2021April, 2018
Depth9 millimeters (0.35 inches)11.1 millimeters (0.44 inches)
Size (width x height)76.4 x 167.2 millimeters (3.01 x 6.58 in)72 x 153 millimeters (2.83 x 6.02 in)
Weight203 grams (7.11 ounces)198 grams (6.93 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IP?)
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
Operating systemAndroid 11Android 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek Dimensity 700 MT6833 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
2Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G57 MC2 950MhzQualcomm Adreno 630 710Mhz
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4
Internal storage128GB (103GB available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (50GB available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size6.6" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2400 pixels (20:9)1080x2160 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)399 PPI424 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Display features90Hzfeature not registered
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated 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)
Maximum download/upload2000/1024 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 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 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (1, 2, 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 networkSA/NSA/Sub6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41, 78, 79)Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Not supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE
CallingSamsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
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 A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
48 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.2115º1/5"1.12µm
2MP depthf/2.4
19.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels5056x3792 pixels
Video recording (primary)1152p (2048x1152) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.22µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical 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 cameraSamsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.1" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
RadioFMNot 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
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot 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
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
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 (side-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint sensor
Other features- Colors: Gray, White, Mint, Violet
- One UI Core 3.1
- WiFi direct, hotspot
AnTuTu: 242155 (v8), 223188 (v9)
Geekbench: 1719 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 12fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
- 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 supplySamsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity5000 mAh3180 mAh
Charger, watts15W Fast battery charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy A22 5G (SM-A226B/DS 128GB/8GB)Sony Xperia XZ2 (H8296)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.47W/kg (head)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.73W/kg (head) | 1.23W/kg (body)feature not registered
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