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Sony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42) vs Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia 1 II vs Samsung Galaxy A70s phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A70s XSony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)25Points
Sony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)
6.5"
OLED

1644x3840

12
MP

8mp

12GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
09PointsSamsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)Compare Sony Xperia 1 II X
Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
6.7"
AMOLED

1080x2400

64
MP

32mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Sony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)

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!

Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)25 Advantages Sony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)vsGalaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)9 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core36%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+12GB LPDDR550%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs8GB LPDDR4X
+256GB (230GB available)119%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs128GB (105GB available)
+UFS 3.0Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vsUFS 2.0
+181 grams (6.34 ounces)3%
Lighter
vs187 grams (6.55 ounces)
+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+HDR10+Advantage
The HDR10+ display provides vibrant colors and more details
vsNot supported
+1 billion62 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
vs16 million
+1644x3840 pixels144%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2400 pixels
+643 PPI64%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs393 PPI
+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
vsOnly digital zoom
+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+1/1.7" inches1%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/1.72" inches
+f/1.7 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/1.8 (aperture)
+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
vs4G+ LTE-A
+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps2 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+WPC/Qi Wireless chargingAdvantage
Wireless charging is another way to charge the battery.
vsNot supported
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs5.0 + A2DP/LE
+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
OLEDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
6.5"vs+6.7"3%
Larger screen
(quad camera) 12MP + 12MP + 12MP + 0.3MPvs+(triple camera) 64MP + 8MP + 5MP112%
Higher resolution main camera
(front) 8MPvs+(front) 32MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
4000 mAhvs+4500 mAh13%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
21Wvs+25W19%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
More SIM card slots. You can choose more carriers.
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general

27 Common items in both devices
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
60Hz
LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160)
+20 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresSony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
ModelXperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
Other model namesソニーXperia 1 Mark II XQAT42 (256GB+12GB RAM) Dual-SIMGalaxy A70s SM-A707F/Dual-SIM (128GB+8GB RAM)
Country or region availableJapan
Japan
India
India
BrandSonySamsung
Release dateFebruary, 2020September, 2019
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)72 x 166 millimeters (2.83 x 6.54 in)76.7 x 164.3 millimeters (3.02 x 6.47 in)
Weight181 grams (6.34 ounces)187 grams (6.55 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: water-resistant up to 1.5 meters for 30min and dust-resistantNot supported
System (OS)Sony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 11Android 11
HardwareSony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SDM675 (11nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 585
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 585
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 585
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 460 Gold
1.7Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 460 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 650 587MhzQualcomm Adreno 612 845Mhz
RAM memory12GB LPDDR58GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage256GB (230GB available)
UFS 3.0
128GB (105GB available)
UFS 2.0
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
Display typeOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.5" inches6.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~86% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1644x3840 pixels (21:9)1080x2400 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)643 PPI393 PPI
Colors1 billion16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 6Gorilla Glass 3
Display features60Hz, HDR10+60Hz
Mobile networksSony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/1024 Mbps600/50 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 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat19/13 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
VoLTE
LTE Cat12/6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkSA/NSA (1, 3, 28, 78)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 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
CallingSony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
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
CameraSony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
12 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.470mm1/3.4"1.0µmPDAFOIS3x-optical-zoom
12MP ultrawidef/2.2124º16mm1/2.55"PDAF
0.3MP depthTOF3D
(triple camera)
64 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.212mm1/4"1.12µm
5MP depthf/2.2
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels10120x6328 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length24mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/1.7" inches1/1.72" inches
Pixel size1.8µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraSony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length24mm lens25mm lens
Sensor size1/4" inches1/2.8" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel0.8µm pixel
MultimediaSony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)USB Type-C (reversible)
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.1 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Purple, Mirror Lake Green
- Cameras with ZEISS optics
- Dolby Atmos
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Dynamic vibration system
- PS4 Remote Play
- DUALSHOCK 4 compatibility
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Prism Crush Black, White, Red
- One UI 3.1
- Infinity U display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh4500 mAh
Charger, watts21W Fast battery charging
11W WPC/Qi Wireless charging
USB Power Delivery 3.0
25W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateSony Xperia 1 II (XQ-AT42)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/8GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.202W/kg (head)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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