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Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus vs Sony Xperia 1 (J8110)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus vs Sony Xperia 1 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Sony Xperia 1 X22Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
6.7"
AMOLED

1440x3200

12.2
MP

10mp

12GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Sony Xperia 1 (J8110)
6.5"
OLED

1644x3840

12
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3330
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus

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!


22 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
Galaxy S20+ PlusvsXperia 1 (J8110)
 2%2%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
12GB LPDDR4Xvs6GB LPDDR4X
 5%5%
+Thinner
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Dynamic AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Dynamic AMOLEDvsOLED
 3%3%
+Larger screen
6.7"vs6.5"
 145%100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(quad camera) 12.2MP + 64MP + 12MP + 0.04MPvs(triple camera) 12MP + 12MP + 12MP
 2%2%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.55" inchesvs1/2.6" inches
 7%7%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.6 (aperture)
 26%26%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 10MPvs(front) 8MP
 2 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
6K UHD (7680x3240 pixels)vs4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+The 5G network is newer and faster
5Gvs4G+ LTE-A
 25%25%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(5G) 2000 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 1600 Mbps
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ANT+vsNot supported
 35%35%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4500 mAhvs3330 mAh
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.1 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.1 version A2DP/LEvs5.0 version A2DP/LE

04 Advantages Sony Xperia 1 (J8110)
Xperia 1 (J8110)vsGalaxy S20+ Plus
 6%6%
+Lighter
178 grams (6.23 ounces)vs188 grams (6.58 ounces)
 37%37%
+Higher resolution screen
1644x3840 pixelsvs1440x3200 pixels
 23%23%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
643 PPIvs524 PPI
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
USB Type-C SlimPort®vsNot supported

32 Common items in both devices
128GB (107GB user available) / 128GB (111GB user available)
UFS 2.1
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Aluminum frame, front/back glass
16 million
LED flash
Digital and optical zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
OIS: Optical stabilization / OIS (5-axis): Optical stabilization
BSI sensor
HDR photo/video on both cameras
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (under display) / Fingerprint (side-mounted)
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
DLNA
NFC
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 6
IP68 certified
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
ModelGalaxy S20+ PlusXperia 1 (J8110)
Also known asSamsung Galaxy S20+ 5GSony Xperia 1 128GB, Sony Kumano
Country or region availableVarious (International)Latin AmericaEurope
BrandSamsungSony
Release dateApril, 2020May, 2019
Depth7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)74 x 162 millimeters (2.91 x 6.38 in)72 x 167 millimeters (2.83 x 6.57 in)
Weight188 grams (6.58 ounces)178 grams (6.23 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 10
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SDM865 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 585
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 585
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 585
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 650Qualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory12GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (107GB user available)
UFS 2.1
128GB (111GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
Display typeDynamic AMOLEDOLED
Screen size6.7" inches6.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~90.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~82% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1440x3200 pixels1644x3840 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)524 PPI643 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 6Gorilla Glass 6
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat20 (Bands )
TD-LTE (Bands )

5G SA/NSA/Sub6
LTE Cat19/13 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G-NRGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload2000/150 Mbps1600/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
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
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
Main camera(quad camera)
12.2 megapixels
64MP telephoto (PDAF, OIS, 3x opt-zoom)
12MP ultrawide (AF Super Steady video)
0.04MP TOF (Time-of-Flight)
(triple camera)
12 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.4 52mm 1/3.4" 1.0µm PDAF 2x-zoom OIS)
12MP ultrawide (f/2.4 16mm 1/3.4" 1.0µm)
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)6K UHD (7680x3240 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/1.6 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.6" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS (5-axis): Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
Front camera10 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution3872x2592 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens24mm lens
Sensor size1/3.2" inches1/4" inches
Pixel size1.22µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C SlimPort®
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth5.1 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
ANT+
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Fingerprint (side-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black and other colors
- Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
- One UI 2
- Always-on display
- 20:9 ratio, 120Hz, HDR10+ display
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- Bixby
- Samsung DeX
- Samsung Pay (MST, NFC)
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- Wireless charging: 15W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gray, Purple, White
- 21:9 ratio display
- DCI-P3 100% display
- HDR BT.2020 display
- BIONZ X camera
- Dolby Atmos sound
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4500 mAh3330 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)45W18W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy S20+ PlusSony Xperia 1 (J8110)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered