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Sony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a) vs Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)

Side by side comparison between Sony Ericsson W8 Walkman vs Bq Aquaris X5 Plus phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Bq Aquaris X5 Plus XSony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)02Points
Sony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)
3"
TFT

320x480

3.1
MP

256MB
RAM

32bit Single

1200
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
5"
IPS

1080x1920

16
MP

8mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3200
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)

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!

W8 Walkman (E16a)2 Advantages Sony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)vsAquaris X5 Plus (16GB)31 Advantages Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
+104 grams (3.64 ounces)39%
Lighter
vs145 grams (5.08 ounces)
+LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
600Mhz 32bit Single-Corevs+1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core5 times
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
256MBvs+2GB LPDDR37 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
512MB (128MB available)vs+16GB (10GB available)79 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 16GB microSDvs+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC15 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
15 millimeters (0.59 inches)vs+7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)95%
Thinner
TFT LCDvs+TFT IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
320x480 pixelsvs+1080x1920 pixels13 times
Higher resolution screen
192 PPIvs+441 PPI130%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
3"vs+5"67%
Larger screen
(back) 3.1MPvs+(back) 16MP4 times
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Not supportedvs+AutofocusAdvantage
Best autofocus type for taking pictures
Not supportedvs+HDR photo/video on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
Not supportedvs+(front) 8MPAdvantage
A front-camera is best for taking selfies
VGA (640x480)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)26 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Android 2.1 Eclairvs+Android 6.0.1 MarshmallowAdvantage
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow is newer and safer
3G HSUPAvs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps20 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Singlevs+MultitouchAdvantage
Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same time.
Not supportedvs+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
1200 mAhvs+3200 mAh167%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Video callingAdvantage
The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
2.1 + A2DPvs+4.1 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.1 + A2DP is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
HTML, XHTMLvs+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet

12 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
Capacitive
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Compass
Speakerphone
+5 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 featuresSony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
ModelW8 Walkman (E16a)Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
Other model namesSony Ericsson W8 Walkman E16Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB + 2GB RAM)
Country or region available(Latin America)CanadaUSA
(Latin America), Canada, USA
(Europe)
(Europe)
BrandSony EricssonBq
Release dateJune, 2011July, 2016
Depth15 millimeters (0.59 inches)7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)54 x 99 millimeters (2.13 x 3.9 in)70 x 145 millimeters (2.76 x 5.71 in)
Weight104 grams (3.64 ounces)145 grams (5.08 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic bodyfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Sony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
Operating systemAndroid 2.1 EclairAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm MSM722764bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 MSM8976 (28nm)
CPU processor600Mhz Single-Core ARM1136EJ-SOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A72
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 200Qualcomm Adreno 510 600Mhz
RAM memory256MB2GB LPDDR3
Internal storage512MB (128MB available)16GB (10GB available)
External storageUntil 16GB microSD
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
Display typeTFT LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size3" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~50.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~67.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution320x480 pixels1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Single touch 1-pointCapacitive Multitouch 5-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)192 PPI441 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassCristal Dinorex (NEG)
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload7.2/2 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 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 850/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 800/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,7,20)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingSony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraSony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
Back camera (main camera)3.1 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution2048x1536 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)VGA (640x480) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedDual-LED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusNot supportedAutofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
Image stabilizationNot supportedfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionNot supportedFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo/video on both cameras
2ª cameraSony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
Front camera (secondary)Not supported8 megapixels
Front camera resolutionNot supported3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedFull HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
RadioFM (RDS)FM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, WMV, H.263, H.264MP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth2.1 + A2DP4.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTMLHTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor
Other features- Colors: Azure, Orange, Red
- 2GB microSD included
- Wisepilot navigation
- PlayNow
- SE UX platform
- Sony Ericsson Timescape
- Java framework
- Colors: Black, Rose Gold
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Fingerprint sensor
- LED notification
- Sony IMX298 on camera
- PDAF on camera
- Dolby sound
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Removable)
EP500
LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity1200 mAh3200 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy285 minutes | 4.8 hours | 0.2 dayfeature not registered
Standby28560 minutes | 476 hours | 19.8 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateSony Ericsson W8 Walkman (E16a)Bq Aquaris X5 Plus (16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.253W/kg (head) | 1.48W/kg (body)
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