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Sony Xperia X (F5121) vs Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia X vs Sony Xperia X Compact phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Sony Xperia X (F5121)
5"
IPS

1080x1920

23
MP

13mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

2620
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
06PointsSony Xperia X Compact (F5321)Compare Sony Xperia X X
Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
4.6"
IPS

720x1280

23
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

2700
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Sony Xperia X (F5121)

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 X (F5121)7 Advantages Sony Xperia X (F5121)vsXperia X Compact (F5321)6 Advantages Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
+Until 2TB microSD, microSDXC7 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
+7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)20%
Thinner
vs9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)
+1080x1920 pixels125%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1280 pixels
+441 PPI38%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs319 PPI
+5"9%
Larger screen
vs4.6"
+HDR photo/video on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo/video only main camera
+(front) 13MP154%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
32GB (20GB available)vs+32GB (22GB available)10%
More internal storage for applications and files
153 grams (5.36 ounces)vs+135 grams (4.73 ounces)13%
Lighter
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallowvs+Android 7.0 NougatAdvantage
Android 7.0 Nougat is newer and safer
2620 mAhvs+2700 mAh3%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
MicroUSB 2.0vs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.

38 Common items in both devices
1.8Ghz 64bit Hexa-Core
3GB LPDDR3
TFT IPS LCD
16 million
(back) 23MP
LED flash
Only digital zoom
+31 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresSony Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
ModelXperia X (F5121)Xperia X Compact (F5321)
Other model namesSony Xperia X 32GB F5121, Sony Suzu SSSony Xperia X Compact Single-Sim, Sony Kugo SS
Country or region availablefeature not registered(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSonySony
Release dateMay, 2016September, 2016
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)69.4 x 142.7 millimeters (2.73 x 5.62 in)65 x 129 millimeters (2.56 x 5.08 in)
Weight153 grams (5.36 ounces)135 grams (4.73 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Sony Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 7.0 Nougat
HardwareSony Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 MSM8956 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 MSM8956 (28nm)
CPU processorHexa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A72
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Hexa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A72
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 510 600MhzQualcomm Adreno 510 600Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (20GB available)32GB (22GB available)
External storageUntil 2TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5" inches4.6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)441 PPI319 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 4
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSony Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps300/50 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 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,17,19,20,26,28)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat6 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,17,19,20,26,28)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingSony Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
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 X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
Back camera (main camera)23 megapixels23 megapixels
Main camera resolution5536x4152 pixels5536x4152 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.3" inches1/2.3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video only main camera
2ª cameraSony Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution4128x3096 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full 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 Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
RadioFM (RDS)FM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySony Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
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
Fingerprint sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint sensor
Other features- Colors: White, Graphite Black, Lime Gold, Rose Gold
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Triluminos display
- Oleophobic coating
- Fingerprint sensor
- Sony Exmor RS sensor
- PDAF technology on camera
- Sony ClearAudio+
- PS4 integration
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Mist Blue
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Triluminos 2.5D curved display
- Oleophobic coating
- Fingerprint sensor
- PDAF on back camera
- Sony Exmor RS on back camera
- Sony Exmor R on front camera
- Fast battery charging
- Quick Charge 3.0
- Sony ClearAudio+
- PS4 integration
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySony Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2620 mAh2700 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day
Standbyfeature not registered45000 minutes | 750 hours | 31.3 days
Radiation rateSony Xperia X (F5121)Sony Xperia X Compact (F5321)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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