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Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412) vs Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia XA1 Plus vs Huawei P40 Pro+ phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Huawei P40 Pro+ XSony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)05Points
Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)
5.5"
IPS

1080x1920

23
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3430
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
28PointsHuawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)Compare Sony Xperia XA1 Plus X
Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
6.58"
OLED

1200x2640

50.5
MP

32mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)

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 XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)5 Advantages Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)vsP40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)28 Advantages Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
+189 grams (6.62 ounces)20%
Lighter
vs226 grams (7.91 ounces)
+8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)3%
Thinner
vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C reversible connector
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+Gorilla Glass 4Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.86Ghz 64bit Octa-Core34%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
4GB LPDDR3vs+8GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
32GB (24GB available)vs+512GB (478GB available)19 times
More internal storage for applications and files
TFT IPS LCDvs+OLEDAdvantage
OLED display is brighter and more vivid
1080x1920 pixelsvs+1200x2640 pixels53%
Higher resolution screen
401 PPIvs+441 PPI10%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.5"vs+6.58"20%
Larger screen
(back) 23MPvs+(5 cameras) 50.5MP + 8MP + 8MP + 40MP + 0.3MP4 times
Higher resolution main camera
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
HDR photo/video only main cameravs+HDR photo/video on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
1/2.3" inchesvs+1/1.28" inches80%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.9 (aperture)5%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 8MPvs+(dual front camera) 32MP + 0.3MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)vs+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 7.0 Nougatvs+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
4G+ LTE-Avs+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3430 mAhvs+4200 mAh22%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM) + e-SIM (Eletronic)
(hybrid slot/shares the same nano-Memory slot)Advantage
More SIM card slots. You can choose more carriers.
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOvs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) Wifi6 + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) Wifi6 + MIMO is newer and faster
4.2 + A2DPvs+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorvs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
Not supportedvs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

19 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC / Until 256GB nano-Memory
16 million
LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
+12 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresSony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
ModelXperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
Other model namesSony Xperia XA1 Plus G3412 Dual-Sim, Sony SM11LHuawei P40 Pro Plus 5G ELS-NX9
Country or region available(Global, International)United Arab Emirates(Europe)
(Global, International), United Arab Emirates, (Europe)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSonyHuawei
Release dateSeptember, 2017June, 2020
Depth8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)75 x 155 millimeters (2.95 x 6.1 in)72.6 x 158.2 millimeters (2.86 x 6.23 in)
Weight189 grams (6.62 ounces)226 grams (7.91 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredCeramic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)Sony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6757 Helio P20 (16nm)64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.6Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.86Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
2.36Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.95Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T880 MP2 900MhzARM Mali-G76 MP16
RAM memory4GB LPDDR38GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (24GB available)512GB (478GB available)
UFS 3.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB nano-Memory
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDOLED
Screen size5.5" inches6.58" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~91.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1200x2640 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)401 PPI441 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 4Not supported
Display featuresfeature not registered90Hz, HDR10
Mobile networksSony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same nano-Memory slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF) + e-SIM
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
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 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8,20)LTE Cat21 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedSA/NSA (1, 3, 28, 38, 41, 77, 78, 79)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingSony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 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
CameraSony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
Back camera (main camera)23 megapixels(5 cameras)
50.5 megapixels
8MP periscope telephotof/4.4240mmPDAFOIS10x-optical-zoom
8MP telephotof/2.480mmPDAFOIS3x-optical-zoom
40MP ultrawidef/1.818mm1/1.54"PDAF
0.3MP TOF 3D depth
Main camera resolution5520x4144 pixels8700x5800 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length24mm lens23mm lens
Sensor size1/2.3" inches1/1.28" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered2.44µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
2ª cameraSony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels(dual front camera)
32 megapixels
0.3MP TOF 3D depth
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)4K UHD (3840x2160)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length23mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/4" inches1/2.8" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
MultimediaSony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP5.1 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) Wifi6 + MIMO
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsSony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Fingerprint sensor
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Gesture
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold, Pink, Blue
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum frame
- LED notification
- Fast battery charging
- Pump Express+ 2.0
- Exmor RS IMX-300 main camera
- Exmor RS IMX-219 front camera
- WiFi Miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black Ceramic, White Ceramic
- EMUI 10.1
- 90Hz and HDR10 display
- Leica optics on back camera
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Fast wireless charging 40W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3430 mAh4200 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging40W (10V/4A) Fast battery charging
40W Qi wireless charging
27W Reverse wireless charging between devices
Talk time autonomy1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 dayfeature not registered
Standby46860 minutes | 781 hours | 32.5 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateSony Xperia XA1 Plus (Dual G3412)Huawei P40 Pro+ (NX9 512GB)
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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