Skip to content

Sony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902) vs Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia Z1 vs Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

,
Sony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)
5"
TFT

1080x1920

20.7
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
14PointsSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)Compare Sony Xperia Z1 X
Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
5.5"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Sony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)

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 Z1 (3G C6902)16 Advantages Sony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)vsGalaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)14 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
+16GB (12GB available)20%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (10GB available)
+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+1080x1920 pixels125%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1280 pixels
+441 PPI65%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs267 PPI
+(back) 20.7MP62%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 13MP
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
vsNot supported
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
+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
+Scratch-resistant glassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
+IP58 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
2.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs+1.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Core14%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
Until 64GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs+7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)12%
Thinner
TFT LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
5"vs+5.5"10%
Larger screen
LED flashvs+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
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) 2.1MPvs+(front) 5MP137%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 5.1.1 Lollipopvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
3G+ HSPA+vs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps3 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
4.0 + A2DPvs+4.1 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.1 + A2DP is newer and faster

22 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR3
170 grams (5.95 ounces)
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo/video only main camera / HDR photo only main camera
+15 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Highlight differencesClear highlight
Physical featuresSony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
ModelXperia Z1 (3G C6902)Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
Other model namesSony Xperia Z1 C6902 L39h PM-0500-BV, Sony HonamiSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo J701F/Dual-Sim
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
RussiaUkraine
Russia, Ukraine
BrandSonySamsung
Release dateSeptember, 2013July, 2017
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)74 x 144 millimeters (2.91 x 5.67 in)78.6 x 152.4 millimeters (3.09 x 6 in)
Weight170 grams (5.95 ounces)170 grams (5.95 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersIP58 certified: dust/water resistant up to 1 meter and 30minNot supported
System (OS)Sony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareSony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 (28nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14nm)
CPU processor2.2Ghz Quad-Core Krait 4001.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 330ARM Mali-T830 MP1 700Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (12GB available)
eMMC 4.5
16GB (10GB available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
Display typeTFT LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~64.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)441 PPI267 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload42/5.76 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 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 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 2300 (Bands 40)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingSony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraSony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
Back camera (main camera)20.7 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution5248x3936 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered28mm lens
Sensor size1/2.3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedNot supported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraSony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
Front camera (secondary)2.1 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered23mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
RadioFM (RDS)FM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro-B USB MHLNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP4.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
ANT+
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Purple
- Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 3
- Sony TRILUMINOS display
- 3D Surround Sound
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold, Silver
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh3000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy900 minutes | 15 hours | 0.6 day1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day
Standby51000 minutes | 850 hours | 35.4 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateSony Xperia Z1 (3G C6902)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701F/DS)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.519W/kg (head) | 1.39W/kg (body)
X

We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to cookies. See more details: Privacy policy.