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Sony Xperia M2 3G vs Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Sony Xperia M2 3G vs Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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Sony Xperia M2 3G
4.8"
TFT

540x960

8
MP

0.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Sony Xperia M2 X34Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
6.4"
AMOLED

1440x3040

12.2
MP

10.1mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4100
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB

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 phone! Comment!


02 Advantages Sony Xperia M2 3G
Xperia M2 3GvsGalaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
 34%34%
+Lighter
148 grams (5.18 ounces)vs198 grams (6.93 ounces)
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FM with RDSvsNot supported

34 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GBvsXperia M2 3G
 2 times100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.7Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 7 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4Xvs1GB
 97 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
512GB (492GB user available)vs8GB (5GB user available)
 15 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
 10%10%
+Thinner
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Ceramic body, front glassvsPlastic body, front glass
Advantage
+This device has a Dynamic AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Dynamic AMOLEDvsTFT LCD
 7 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3040 pixelsvs540x960 pixels
 130%100%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
526 PPIvs229 PPI
 33%33%
+Larger screen
6.4"vs4.8"
 4 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 12.2 megapixels + 12MP + 16MPvs(back) 8 megapixels
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasvsAutofocus
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo/video on both camerasvsHDR photo/video only main camera
 60%60%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/2.4 (aperture)
 58 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 10.1 megapixels + 8MPvs(front) 0.3 megapixels
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 26 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsVGA (640x480 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
Advantage
+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
4G+ LTE-Avs3G+ HSPA+
 94 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 2000 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (under display)vsNot supported
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 recognition (unlock)vsNot supported
 78%78%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4100 mAhvs2300 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
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 (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsNot supported

20 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
BSI sensor
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
DLNA
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3 / Gorilla Glass 6
+ 12 COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
BrandSonySamsung
ModelXperia M2 3GGalaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
Also known asSony Xperia M2 D2305 3G HSPA+, Sony Eagle Rita SSGalaxy S10+ Ceramic (Exynos) G975F/DualSim, Samsung Beyond 2
Country or region where it's soldVarious (International)BrazilEuropeVarious (International)
Release dateApril, 2014March, 2019
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)71.1 x 139.7 millimeters (2.8 x 5.5 in)74.1 x 157.6 millimeters (2.92 x 6.2 in)
Weight148 grams (5.18 ounces)198 grams (6.93 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassCeramic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Sony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
Operating systemAndroid 4.3 Jelly BeanAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipopfeature not registered
HardwareSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (28nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9820 (8nm)
CPU processor1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.7Ghz Dual-Core Mongoose M4
2.3Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A75
1.9Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 305ARM Mali-G76 MP12
RAM memory1GB8GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage8GB (5GB user available)512GB (492GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
Display typeTFT LCDDynamic AMOLED
Screen size4.8" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~63.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~87.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 4-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution540x960 pixels1440x3040 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)229 PPI526 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 6
Mobile networks and dataSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
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 850/900/1900/2100TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat20 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, 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
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
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
Primary camera / Back cameraSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
Main camera8 megapixels(triple camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.4 1/3.6" 52mm 1.0µm AF OIS 2x-zoom)
16MP ultrawide (f/2.2, 12mm)
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/1.5 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus on both cameras
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front camera / Secondary cameraSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
Front camera0.3 megapixels(dual front camera)
10.1 megapixels
8MP depth sensor (f/2.2 22mm)
Front camera resolution640x480 pixels3664x2748 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
RadioFM with RDSNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Purple
- Sony Exmor RS camera
- 3D Surround Sound
- Sony ClearAudio+
- Sony SensMe
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Ceramic black, Ceramic white
- Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
- One UI
- Always-on display
- 19:9 ratio and HDR10+ display
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- Bixby
- Samsung DeX
- ANT+
- Wireless charging: 15W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Battery capacity2300 mAh4100 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered15W
Talk time870 minutes | 14.5 hours | 0.6 dayfeature not registered
Standby35820 minutes | 597 hours | 24.9 daysfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Sony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 512GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.11 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered