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Sony Xperia M2 3G vs Samsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Sony Xperia M2 3G vs Samsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB 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 X31Samsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB
Samsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB
5.8"
AMOLED

1080x2280

12.2
MP

10.1mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3100
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB

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!


01 Advantages Sony Xperia M2 3G
Xperia M2 3GvsGalaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB
 1%1%
+Lighter
148 grams (5.18 ounces)vs150 grams (5.25 ounces)

31 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB
Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GBvsXperia M2 3G
 2 times100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 5 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs1GB
 21 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (109GB user available)vs8GB (5GB user available)
 15 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
 9%9%
+Thinner
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front glass
Advantage
+This device has a Dynamic AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Dynamic AMOLEDvsTFT LCD
 4 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2280 pixelsvs540x960 pixels
 90%90%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
435 PPIvs229 PPI
 21%21%
+Larger screen
5.8"vs4.8"
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12.2 megapixels + 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)
 32 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 10.1 megapixelsvs(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 (side-mounted)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face recognition (unlock)vsNot supported
 35%35%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3100 mAhvs2300 mAh
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

21 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
FM with RDS / FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
DLNA
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3 / Gorilla Glass 5
+ 13 COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB
BrandSonySamsung
ModelXperia M2 3GGalaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB
Also known asSony Xperia M2 D2305 3G HSPA+, Sony Eagle Rita SSGalaxy S10E (Snapdragon) SM-G970WZKAXAC 6GB RAM
Country or region where it's soldVarious (International)Canada
Release dateApril, 2014March, 2019
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)71.1 x 139.7 millimeters (2.8 x 5.5 in)69.9 x 142.2 millimeters (2.75 x 5.6 in)
Weight148 grams (5.18 ounces)150 grams (5.25 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum frame, front/back 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 S10e SM-G970W 128GB
Operating systemAndroid 4.3 Jelly BeanAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipopfeature not registered
HardwareSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processor1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.8Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.4Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 305Qualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory1GB6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage8GB (5GB user available)128GB (109GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB
Display typeTFT LCDDynamic AMOLED
Screen size4.8" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~63.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 4-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution540x960 pixels1080x2280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)229 PPI435 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
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, 29, 30, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
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 supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingSony Xperia M2 3GSamsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970W 128GB
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 S10e SM-G970W 128GB
Main camera8 megapixels(dual camera)
12.2 megapixels
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 S10e SM-G970W 128GB
Front camera0.3 megapixels10.1 megapixels
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 S10e SM-G970W 128GB
RadioFM with RDSFM
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 S10e SM-G970W 128GB
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 S10e SM-G970W 128GB
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
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (side-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Purple
- Sony Exmor RS camera
- 3D Surround Sound
- Sony ClearAudio+
- Sony SensMe
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Prism Black, White, Green, Blue, Canary Yellow, Flamingo Pink
- 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 S10e SM-G970W 128GB
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Battery capacity2300 mAh3100 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 S10e SM-G970W 128GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.68 W/Kg (head) | 1.36 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered