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Sony Xperia XZ1 (G8341) vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia XZ1 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Sony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

19.2
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2700
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
14PointsSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)Compare Sony Xperia XZ1 X
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
5.5"
AMOLED

1440x2560

12.2
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3600
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)

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 (G8341)10 Advantages Sony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)vsGalaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)14 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
+2.35Ghz 64bit Octa-Core26%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+155 grams (5.43 ounces)1%
Lighter
vs157 grams (5.5 ounces)
+7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)4%
Thinner
vs7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
+(back) 19.2MP57%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 12.2MP
+1/2.3" inches9%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/2.5" inches
+(front) 13MP158%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
+(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps128%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbps
+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs4.2 + A2DP
+USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
64GB (51GB available)vs+128GB (112GB available)120%
More internal storage for applications and files
TFT IPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
1080x1920 pixelsvs+1440x2560 pixels78%
Higher resolution screen
424 PPIvs+534 PPI26%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.2"vs+5.5"6%
Larger screen
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
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.7 (aperture)18%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)vs+(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)78%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Not supportedvs+Heart rateAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+SpO2Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
2700 mAhvs+3600 mAh33%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use

31 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR4
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
4K UHD (3840x2160)
+24 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresSony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
ModelXperia XZ1 (G8341)Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
Other model namesSony Xperia XZ1 Single-Sim G8341, Sony PF31Galaxy S7 Edge pearl black edition (Exynos), Samsung Hero 2
Country or region available(Global, International)BrazilCanadaUSA(Europe)
(Global, International), Brazil, Canada, USA, (Europe)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSonySamsung
Release dateSeptember, 2017March, 2016
Depth7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)73.4 x 148 millimeters (2.89 x 5.83 in)72.6 x 150.9 millimeters (2.86 x 5.94 in)
Weight155 grams (5.43 ounces)157 grams (5.5 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IP?)IP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)Sony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 8.0 Oreo
HardwareSony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 (10nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core Exynos M1 Mongoose
1.6Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 540ARM Mali-T880 MP12
RAM memory4GB LPDDR44GB LPDDR4
Internal storage64GB (51GB available)128GB (112GB available)
UFS 2.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.2" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~68.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1440x2560 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI534 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 4
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps450/50 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 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat16 700/800/850/900/1500/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,19,20,26,28,29,32)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat9 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, 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
CallingSony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
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 XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
Back camera (main camera)19.2 megapixels12.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution5056x3792 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.3" inches1/2.5" inches
Pixel size1.22µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital 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 XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution4160x3120 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)2K UHD (2560x1440)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length22mm lens22mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/4.1" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.34µm pixel
MultimediaSony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
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
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver, Pink, Blue
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum body
- Fast battery charging
- Quick Charge 3.0
- HDR10 compliant
- Triluminos display
- X-Reality Engine
- PS4 Remote Play
- Slow motion 720p@960fps
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi Miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust and water proof over 1.5 meter and 30min
- Colors: Black pearl
- Curved edge screen
- Body material: Aluminium
- Corning Gorilla Glass back panel
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Fast battery charging: 83% in 30min
- Quick Charge 3.0
- Qi Wireless charging (PMA)
- OneDrive 115GB
- Samsung Pay (Visa/Master)
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30min
Power supplySony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2700 mAh3600 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging15W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered2160 minutes | 36 hours | 1.5 days
Standbyfeature not registered20160 minutes | 336 hours | 14 days
Radiation rateSony Xperia XZ1 (G8341)Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935F 128GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.17W/kg (head) | 1.59W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.264W/kg (head) | 0.507W/kg (body)
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