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Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K) vs LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact vs LG Phoenix 5 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare LG Phoenix 5 X Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K) 19Points
4.6"
IPS

720x1280

19.2
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

Octa-core

2700
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
5.7"
IPS

720x1520

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

Octa-core

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)

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 XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)} 19 Advantages Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K) vs Phoenix 5 (K300AM)} 9 Advantages LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
+2.35GHz 64bit Octa-core (10nm)40%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2GHz 64bit Octa-core (12nm)
+4GB LPDDR4100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs2GB LPDDR3
+32GB (22GB available)193%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (7.5GB available)
+143 grams (5.01 ounces)2%
Lighter
vs146 grams (5.11 ounces)
+319 PPI8%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs295 PPI
+(back) 19.2MP8%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(dual camera) 13MP + 5MP
+1/2.3" inches35%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/3.1" inches
+(front) 13MP164%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+(4G LTE-A) 800 Mbps4 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac [wifi5]Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac [wifi5] is newer and faster
vs802.11 b/g/n [wifi4]
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 512GB microSD, microSDXC100%
More external storage for files using memory cards
9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)vs+8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)8%
Thinner
720x1280 pixelsvs+720x1520 pixels19%
Higher resolution screen
4.6"vs+5.7"24%
Larger screen
HDR photo/video only main cameravs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)11%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
Android 8.0 Oreovs+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
2700 mAhvs+3000 mAh11%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Waterproof (IP?)vs+MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

19 Common items in both devices
TFT IPS LCD
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+12 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
 
ModelXperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
Other model namesSony Xperia XZ1 Compact SO-02K, Sony LilacLG Phoenix 5 (AT&T), LMK300AMAAG2SVY
Country or region availableJapan
Japan
USA
USA
BrandSonyLG
Release date10/1/20178/21/2020
Depth9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)65 x 129 millimeters (2.56 x 5.08 in)71.12 x 147.83 millimeters (2.8 x 5.82 in)
Weight143 grams (5.01 ounces)146 grams (5.11 ounces)
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IP?)MIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant.

📲 Display

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size4.6" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~77.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1280 pixels720x1520 pixels (19:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)319 PPI295 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Panda King Glass
Refresh ratefeature not registered60Hz
Display featuresfeature not registeredNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
System versionAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
Chipset64bit: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 (MSM8998) (10nm)64bit: MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762) (12nm)
CPUOcta-core, 2 processors:
4x 2.35GHz Kryo 280 (Quad-core)
4x 1.9GHz Kryo 280 (Quad-core)
Octa-core, 2 processors:
4x 2GHz ARM Cortex-A53 (Quad-core)
4x 1.5GHz ARM Cortex-A53 (Quad-core)
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 540 (670-710MHz)PowerVR GE8320 (650MHz)
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
RAM memory4GB LPDDR42GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (22GB available)16GB (7.5GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📶 Mobile networks

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum Download / Upload800/75 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bands Expand band details Collapse 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 850/1700/1900
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat15 700/800/850/900/1500/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,19,28,32)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600/3500 (Bands 38,39,40,41,42)
LTE Cat4 (2, 4, 5, 12, 14, 29, 30)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported

📷 Camera

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
Back camera (main camera)19.2 megapixels(dual camera)
13 megapixels
5MP ultrawide f/2.2120°1/5.0"1.12µm
Main camera resolution5056x3792 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens27mm lens
Sensor size1/2.3" inches1/3.1" inches
Pixel size1.22µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution4160x3120 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length18mm lens24mm lens
Sensor size1/4" inches1/5" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedNot 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

🔌 Connectivity

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorMicroUSB 2.0
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac [wifi5] (2.4GHz, 5GHz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 b/g/n [wifi4] (2.4GHz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNASupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging
NFCSupportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Barometer
Compass
Fingerprint sensor
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2700 mAh3000 mAh
Charger, wattsWired chargingWired charging
Inductive / wireless chargingfeature not registeredNot supported
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered11 hours
Standbyfeature not registered528 hours (22 days)

➕ Other features

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous• Colors: Black, Silver, Pink, Blue
• USB OTG On-The-Go
• Plastic body
• Fast battery charging
• Quick Charge 3.0
• Triluminos display
• X-Reality Engine
• PS4 Remote Play
• Slow motion 720p@960fps
• 24-bit/192kHz audio
• WiFi Miracast
• IP68 certified: dust and water proof over 1.5 meter and 30min
• Colors: Silver
• LG UX 9.1

☢️ Radiation rate

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (SO-02K)LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.63W/kg (head), 1.02W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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