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Sony Xperia 10 (i3123) vs Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia 10 vs Samsung Galaxy A21s phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Sony Xperia 10 (i3123)
6"
IPS

1080x2520

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2870
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
12PointsSamsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)Compare Sony Xperia 10 X
Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
6.5"
PLS

720x1600

48
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Sony Xperia 10 (i3123)

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 10 (i3123)13 Advantages Sony Xperia 10 (i3123)vsGalaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)12 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC100%
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 512GB microSD, microSDXC
+162 grams (5.67 ounces)19%
Lighter
vs192 grams (6.72 ounces)
+8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)6%
Thinner
vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+TFT IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT PLS
+1080x2520 pixels136%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1600 pixels
+457 PPI69%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs270 PPI
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps100%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+PedometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+18W20%
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.
vs15W
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core5%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR4Xvs+4GB LPDDR4X33%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
64GB (42GB available)vs+64GB (48GB available)14%
More internal storage for applications and files
6"vs+6.5"8%
Larger screen
(dual camera) 13MP + 5MPvs+(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP2 times
Higher resolution main camera
1/3" inchesvs+1/2" inches50%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
(front) 8MPvs+(front) 13MP60%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 9.0 Pievs+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
2870 mAhvs+5000 mAh74%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device

29 Common items in both devices
eMMC 5.1
Plastic body, glass front
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
+22 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 Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
ModelXperia 10 (i3123)Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
Other model namesSony Xperia 10 I3123 (3GB RAM), Sony KirinGalaxy A21s SM-A217M/Dual-Sim (64GB + 4GB RAM)
Country or region availableCanadaUSA
Canada, USA
(Latin America)BrazilChileColombia
(Latin America), Brazil, Chile, Colombia
BrandSonySamsung
Release dateFebruary, 2019June, 2020
Depth8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)68 x 155.7 millimeters (2.68 x 6.13 in)75.3 x 163.7 millimeters (2.96 x 6.44 in)
Weight162 grams (5.67 ounces)192 grams (6.72 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Sony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630 (14nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 850 Octa (8nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 508 650MhzARM Mali-G52 MP1
RAM memory3GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (42GB available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (48GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT PLS
Screen size6" inches6.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~79.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~82.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2520 pixels720x1600 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)457 PPI270 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Not supported
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz
Mobile networksSony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload600/50 Mbps300/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 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 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 25, 28, 29, 66)LTE Cat7/13 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingSony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraSony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
13 megapixels
5MP depthf/2.422mm1/4"1.4µm
(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.21/4"1.12µm123º
2MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/2" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital 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 on both cameras
2ª cameraSony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels13 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length24mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/4" inches1/3.1" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaSony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
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 supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Pedometer
Hall effect
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Navy, Silver, Pink
- 21:9 display
- DSEE HX/LDAC audio
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Quick Charge 3.0
- USB Power Delivery
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Red
- One UI 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity2870 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts18W Fast battery charging15W (9V/1.67A) Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateSony Xperia 10 (i3123)Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217M/DS)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.54W/kg (head) | 1.14W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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