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Sony Xperia Z3 16GB vs Huawei Y9 2018 LX2

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Sony Xperia Z3 16GB vs Huawei Y9 2018 LX2 phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Huawei Y9 2018 X14Sony Xperia Z3 16GB
Sony Xperia Z3 16GB
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

20.7
MP

2.1mp

3GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3100
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Sony Xperia Z3 X14Huawei Y9 2018 LX2
Huawei Y9 2018 LX2
5.93"
IPS

1080x2160

13
MP

16mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Huawei Y9 2018 LX2

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!


14 Advantages Sony Xperia Z3 16GB
Xperia Z3 16GBvsY9 2018 LX2
 12%12%
+Lighter
152 grams (5.32 ounces)vs170 grams (5.95 ounces)
 8%8%
+Thinner
7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)vs7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
 4%4%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
424 PPIvs407 PPI
 40%40%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 20.7MPvs(dual camera) 13MP + 2MP
 10%10%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.0 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHL-3vsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Scratch-resistant glassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

14 Advantages Huawei Y9 2018 LX2
Y9 2018 LX2vsXperia Z3 16GB
 34%34%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.36Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 83%83%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (22GB user available)vs16GB (12GB user available)
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 13%13%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2160 pixelsvs1080x1920 pixels
 14%14%
+Larger screen
5.93"vs5.2"
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 8 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 16MP + 2MPvs(front) 2.1MP
Advantage
+Android 8.0 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.0 OreovsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
FingerprintvsNot supported
 29%29%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3100 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP

25 Common items in both devices
3GB LPDDR3
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo/video only main camera / HDR photo only main camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM with RDS / FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
BrandSonyHuawei
ModelXperia Z3 16GBY9 2018 LX2
Also known asSony Xperia Z3 D6603, Sony Xperia Z3 D6653, Sony PegasusHuawei Y9 FLA-L22, Huawei Y9 FLA-LX2, Huawei Florida
Country or region where it's soldSouth AfricaCanadaEuropeTaiwanVarious (International)IndiaMalaysiaThailandVarious (International)
Release dateSeptember, 2014April, 2018
Depth7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)72 x 146 millimeters (2.83 x 5.75 in)75.3 x 157.2 millimeters (2.96 x 6.19 in)
Weight152 grams (5.32 ounces)170 grams (5.95 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IPxx certified)Not supported
Operating system (OS)Sony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
Operating systemAndroid 4.4.4 KitKatAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallowfeature not registered
HardwareSony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC (28nm)64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 659 (16nm)
CPU processor2.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.36Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 330 578MhzARM Mali-T830 MP2 900Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (12GB user available)32GB (22GB user available)
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.2" inches5.93" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI407 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassNot supported
Mobile networks and dataSony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
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 networkD6603 model:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

D6653 model:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4

D6603 model:
LTE 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,13,17,20)

D6653 model:
LTE 700/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,28)
TD-LTE 2300 (Bands 40)
LTE Cat6 700/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,28)
TD-LTE 2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,40,41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraSony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
Main camera20.7 megapixels(dual camera)
13 megapixels
2MP
Main camera resolution5248x3936 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens27mm lens
Sensor size1/2.3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: 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 supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
Front camera2.1 megapixels(dual front camera)
16 megapixels
2MP
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.8 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
RadioFM with RDSFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, XviD, H.264, H.263, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHL-3Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Fingerprint
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Copper, Silver Green
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Sony TRILUMINOS display
- Sony Exmor RS sensor
- PlayStation PS4 remote play
- S-Force front Surround speakers
- ANT+ support
- Miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- HAC M3/T3
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1 meter and 30 minutes
- Colors: Black, Gold, Blue
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum body
- 2.5D curved glass screen
- 18:9 screen
- EMUI 8.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3100 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 dayfeature not registered
Standby44400 minutes | 740 hours | 30.8 daysfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Sony Xperia Z3 16GBHuawei Y9 2018 LX2
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered