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All About The Sony Xperia 1 II

author Luis Silva (Updated on: March 2021)

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What You Should Know About The Xperia 1 II





Considering their rivals:

- All of its rivals have AMOLED displays.

- 68% of its opponents have a refresh rate of 90hz or more.

- 89% of its competitors have an ALWAYS-ON display.

- 95% of its adversaries have the ability to play HDR content.

- 74% of its rivals have a Gorilla Glass 6 or newer protection.

- It has a higher number of Dots-Per-Inch (about 30% above) than the average (642 DPI vs. 493 DPI).

- Its picture quality score is 8% above the average (126 vs. 116.81).

- 63% of its adversaries have a telephoto lens.

- Zooming isn't what you'd expect on this camera. The average lens millimeter is 101, while this has a 70mm lens.

- Fast charging is 39% slower than the average (21w vs. 34w).

- 89% of its oppositors have wireless charging.

- Wireless charging speed is 42% slower than the average (11w vs. 19w).

- 63% of its rivals have reverse wireless charging.

- 95% of its adversaries have a full glass body.

- 95% of its contenders are water-resistant.

- Internal storage is above the average. (256GB. vs. 131GB.).

- 58% of its rivals have a MicroSD card slot.

- 63% of its opponents have Bluetooth 5.1.

- 5% of its competitors have Bluetooth 5.2.

- All of its rivals have NFC.



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 Specifications 
  • Pros 
    Performance
    AMOLED
    Always-On-Display
    Cameras
    Fast Charging
    Wireless Charging
    MicroSD Slot
    Storage
    3.5mm Jack

  • Cons 
    Weight
    Price








  • Price 

    Amazon: $799

    eBay: $1198

    BestBuy: $1048

    Walmart: $879

  • Performance 
    Year: 2020
    Updates: 2 years
    Snapdragon 865
    Adreno 650
    Android 10
    Geekbench 5: 2901




  • Display 
    6.5" 1644x3840
    642 DPI
    Gorilla Glass 6
    AMOLED
    With Always-On
    607 Nits


  • Cameras 
    4 Cameras

    With OIS
    With HDR
    1 LED flash
    2160p (4k)
    DP/Laser focus

    Dxo/Tek Score: 126

  • Main Camera 
    12 MP
    f/1.7
    24mm
    Sensor size: 1/1.7
    Pixel size: 1.8

     
    Selfie 
    8 MP f/2.0 24 mm
  • Other Cameras 
    12 MP f/2.4 70mm
    2x Zoom

    12 MP f/2.2 16mm
    Wide-Angle





  • Body 
    165x71x7 mm
    6.50x2.80x0.28 in
    181g. / 6.38oz.
    Full Glass
    84% STBR
    Looks: 8.5/10
    Fingerp.: Back
    IP68

  • Colors 
    Black
    Purple
    Mirror Lake Green






  • Battery 
    4000mAh
    Charging: 21w
    Wireless: 11w

    1T+1W+1V*: 78%
    1T+3W+1V*: 57%
    1T+1W+3V*: 63%



  • Storage 
    RAM: 8GB
    Storage: 256GB
    Expandable

     
    Connectivity 
    4G/5G: 5G
    3.5mm jack: Yes
    Bluetooth: 5.1
    NFC: Yes



 Top 5 
  •    Price 
    Xperia 1
    #1$719
    8 Pro
    #2$729
    Galaxy S20 Plus
    #3$739
    iPhone X
    #4$739
    Xperia 1 II
    #14$879
  • Global Score 
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #18.08
    Xperia 1 II
    #27.76
    Find X2 Pro
    #37.74
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #47.65
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #57.55
  • Performance 
    iPhone 12 Mini
    #19
    iPhone 12
    #28.8
    i.11 Pro Max
    #37.7
    Mi 10 Ultra
    #47.6
    Xperia 1 II
    #116.8
  • Display 
    Galaxy S20 Plus
    #19.8
    Galaxy S20+ EX
    #29.8
    Find X2 Pro
    #39.8
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #49.8
    Xperia 1 II
    #158.3
  • Display Size 
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #16.9
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #26.9
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #36.8
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #46.8
    Xperia 1 II
    #146.5
  • Dots Per Inch 
    Xperia 1
    #1642
    Xperia 1 II
    #2642
    Galaxy S20 Plus
    #3523
    Galaxy S20+ EX
    #4523
    8 Pro
    #5519
  • Cameras 
    Mi 10 Ultra
    #19.1
    P40 Pro
    #29
    Find X2 Pro
    #38.5
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #48.5
    Xperia 1 II
    #177.4
  • Camera MP 
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #1108
    Galaxy S21 U.EX
    #2108
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #3108
    P40 Pro
    #450
    Xperia 1 II
    12
  • Zoom (mm) 
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #1240
    Find X2 Pro
    #2129
    P40 Pro
    #3125
    Mi 10 Ultra
    #4120
    Xperia 1 II
    #870
  • Body 
    iPhone 12 Mini
    #19.9
    Pixel 5
    #29.1
    iPhone 12
    #38.6
    Xperia 1
    #47.7
    Xperia 1 II
    #77.6
  • Screen-To-Body 
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #193
    Galaxy S20 Plus
    #292
    Galaxy S20+ EX
    #392
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #492
    Xperia 1 II
    #1784
  • Looks 
    Galaxy S20+ EX
    #110
    Galaxy S20 Plus
    #210
    iPhone 12
    #310
    P40 Pro
    #410
    Xperia 1 II
    #198.5
  • Weight (g) 
    iPhone 12 Mini
    #1135
    Pixel 5
    #2151
    iPhone 12
    #3164
    iPhone X
    #4174
    Xperia 1 II
    #6181
  • Size (mm) 
    iPhone 12 Mini
    #1131
    iPhone X
    #2143
    Pixel 5
    #3144
    iPhone 12
    #4146
    Xperia 1 II
    #16165
  • Battery+Charg. 
    Mi 10 Ultra
    #19
    P40 Pro
    #27.8
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #37.6
    8 Pro
    #47.5
    Xperia 1 II
    #186
  • Battery* 
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #185
    Galaxy S21 Plus
    #284
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #384
    8 Pro
    #483
    Xperia 1 II
    #1778
  • Batt.:Browsing* 
    Galaxy S21 U.EX
    #172
    iPhone 11
    #271
    P40 Pro
    #370
    Galaxy S21 Plus
    #470
    Xperia 1 II
    #1857
  • Battery:Video* 
    Galaxy S21 Plus
    #174
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #274
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #374
    i.11 Pro Max
    #473
    Xperia 1 II
    #1763
  • Fast Charging. 
    Find X2 Pro
    #165
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #245
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #345
    P40 Pro
    #440
    Xperia 1 II
    #1121
  • Wireless Charg. 
    Mi 10 Ultra
    #150
    8 Pro
    #230
    P40 Pro
    #327
    Galaxy S20+ EX
    15
    Xperia 1 II
    11
  • Storage 
    Xperia 1 II
    #110
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #210
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #310
    8 Pro
    #48.5
    Find X2 Pro
    #58.5
  • Int. Storage 
    8 Pro
    #1256
    Xperia 1 II
    #2256
    Find X2 Pro
    #3256
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #4256
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #5256
  • RAM (GB) 
    Galaxy S20 Plus
    #112
    Galaxy S20+ EX
    #212
    Find X2 Pro
    #312
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #412
    Xperia 1 II
    #138
  • Connectivity 
    Xperia 1 II
    #110
    Galaxy Note 9
    #28.5
    8 Pro
    #35.1
    P40 Pro
    #45.1
    Mi 10 Ultra
    #55.1


 Rivals 
  • Oppo

    Oppo Find X2 Pro
    Find X2 Pro
    $906   7.74

    Compare
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus
    Galaxy Note 10+
    $949   7.65

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra
    Galaxy S21 U.
    $950   7.55

    Compare
  • OnePlus

    OnePlus 8 Pro
    8 Pro
    $729   7.52

    Compare
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus
    Galaxy S21 Plus
    $849   7.47

    Compare
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus
    Galaxy S20 Plus
    $739   7.32

    Compare
  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra
    Mi 10 Ultra
    $846   7.12

    Compare
  • Huawei

    Huawei P40 Pro
    P40 Pro
    $799   6.92

    Compare
  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 12 Mini
    iPhone 12 Mini
    $809   6.84

    Compare


  • Google

    Google Pixel 5
    Pixel 5
    $799   6.78

    Compare
  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 12
    iPhone 12
    $750   6.76

    Compare
  • Sony

    Sony Xperia 1
    Xperia 1
    $719   6.63

    Compare
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy Note 9
    Galaxy Note 9
    $769   6.62

    Compare


  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
    i.11 Pro Max
    $875   6.12

    Compare


  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 11
    iPhone 11
    $909   6

    Compare


  • Apple

    Apple iPhone X
    iPhone X
    $739   5.4

    Compare


The top 5 list is based only on these rivals.

You can click on any rival to know more about it too.

These are the lowest prices found on any of these stores: Amazon.com, eBay.com, Best Buy, and Walmart.

Prices on eBay are in $US for reference but are Europe-based.

Prices marked with ! are from renewed/refurbished/carrier-locked phones (except eBay, that are from new devices, unless they are out of stock, then they can be from bids, and then from pre-owned devices).

We're only including devices that still receive security updates.

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*What's left of a full charge after 1 hour of talking, 1 (or 3) hour of web browsing, and 1 (or 3) hour of video playback.



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