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Sony Xperia X Performance (F8131) vs LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia X Performance vs LG Nexus 5 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare LG Nexus 5 XSony Xperia X Performance (F8131)17Points
Sony Xperia X Performance (F8131)
5"
IPS

1080x1920

23
MP

13mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2700
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
4.95"
IPS+

1080x1920

8
MP

1.3mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Sony Xperia X Performance (F8131)

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Xperia X Performance (F8131)17 Advantages Sony Xperia X Performance (F8131)vsNexus 5 (D820 16GB)5 Advantages LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
+2.15Ghz 64bit Quad-Core9%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
+3GB LPDDR450%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs2GB LPDDR2
+32GB (20GB available)67%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (12GB available)
+Until 2TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+5"1%
Larger screen
vs4.95"
+(back) 23MP188%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+HDR photo/video on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo only main camera
+1/2.3" inches39%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/3.2" inches
+f/2.0 (aperture)20%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.4 (aperture)
+(front) 13MP9 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 1.3MP
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) HD (1280x720)
+Android 6.0.1 MarshmallowAdvantage
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow is newer and safer
vsAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
+(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbps2 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
+Fingerprint sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2700 mAh17%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2300 mAh
+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs4.0 + A2DP
+Waterproof (IP?)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
165 grams (5.78 ounces)vs+130 grams (4.55 ounces)27%
Lighter
8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs+8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)1%
Thinner
441 PPIvs+445 PPI1%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
MicroUSB 2.0vs+MicroUSB 3.0Advantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.

28 Common items in both devices
TFT IPS LCD / TFT Super IPS+
16 million
1080x1920 pixels
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
Full HD (1920x1080)
+21 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 X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
ModelXperia X Performance (F8131)Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
Other model namesSony Xperia Performance F8131 Single Sim, Sony Dora SSLG Google Nexus 5 D820, LG Nexus 5 4G LTE, LG D820 USA
Country or region availablefeature not registeredUSA
USA
BrandSonyLG
Release dateMay, 2016November, 2013
Depth8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)70.4 x 143.7 millimeters (2.77 x 5.66 in)69.2 x 137.9 millimeters (2.72 x 5.43 in)
Weight165 grams (5.78 ounces)130 grams (4.55 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IP?)Not supported
System (OS)Sony Xperia X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 4.4 KitKat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
HardwareSony Xperia X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 (14nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 (28nm)
CPU processorQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.15Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
2.3Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 530Qualcomm Adreno 330
RAM memory3GB LPDDR42GB LPDDR2
Internal storage32GB (20GB available)16GB (12GB available)
External storageUntil 2TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplaySony Xperia X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT Super IPS+
Screen size5" inches4.95" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~68.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~70.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)441 PPI445 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSony Xperia X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload450/50 Mbps150/50 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 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat9 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,19,20,26,28,29)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat4 700/800/850/1700/1900/2100 (Bands 1,2,4,5,17,19,25,26)
TD-LTE 2500 (Bands 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingSony Xperia X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
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 Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
Back camera (main camera)23 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution5536x4152 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered30mm lens
Sensor size1/2.3" inches1/3.2" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraSony Xperia X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels1.3 megapixels
Front camera resolution4128x3096 pixels1280x1024 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.9µm pixel
MultimediaSony Xperia X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3
ConnectivitySony Xperia X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 3.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB SlimPort
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
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
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
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1.5m and 30min
- Colors: Black, White
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Qi Wireless charging
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySony Xperia X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity2700 mAh2300 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy940 minutes | 15.7 hours | 0.7 day1020 minutes | 17 hours | 0.7 day
Standby32400 minutes | 540 hours | 22.5 days18000 minutes | 300 hours | 12.5 days
Radiation rateSony Xperia X Performance (F8131)LG Nexus 5 (D820 16GB)
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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