Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G
vs
Sony Xperia 5 IV

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G

VS

Sony Xperia 5 IV
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV Difference
Device Name Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
Release Date January 2022 September 2022
Price $ 517.0 $ 1,100.0 583 (113%)
Weight 177 g 172 g 5 (3%)
Internal Storage 128 GB 128 GB 0 (0%)
RAM Memory 6 GB 8 GB 2 (33%)
Screen Size 6.4" 6.1" 0.3 (5%)
Display Panel Type LED LED
Pixel Density 401 ppi 449 ppi 48 (12%)
Main Camera 12 MP 12 MP 0 (0%)
Battery Performance 4500 mAh 5000 mAh 500 (11%)
CPU Snapdragon 888 5G Snapdragon 8 Gen 1
Processor Speed 2.8 GHz 3 GHz 0.16 (6%)
Performance Index 4700 points 3950 points 750 (16%)
Game Performance 9811 points 11226 points 1415 (14%)
Selfie Camera 32 MP 12 MP 20 (62%)
Audio Jack 3.5mm No Yes
Fingerprint Yes Yes
Iris Scanner No No
Face ID No No
Waterproof Yes Yes
Expandable Storage No Yes
USB Version Version 2 Version 3.1 1.1 (55%)
Battery Performance 11h 34min
2022 2022 0 (0%)
1 9 8 (799%)
Models
Average 1080p Game Performance 158.2 FPS 181.1 FPS 22.9 (14%)
Average 1440p Game Performance 60.6 FPS 69.3 FPS 8.7 (14%)

Galaxy S vs Xperia Specifications Comparison

Battery Performance

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
ChargingFast charging 25W, 50% in 30 min (advertised) Fast wireless charging 15W Reverse wireless charging USB Power Delivery 3.0Fast charging, 50% in 30 min (advertised) Wireless charging Reverse wireless charging USB Power Delivery 3.0
Screen Panel TypeLi-Ion 4500 mAh, non-removableLi-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable

Body

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
BuildGlass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), plastic back, aluminum frameGlass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), glass back (Gorilla Glass Victus), aluminum frame
Height (mm)155.7156
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)Single SIM (Nano-SIM, eSIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, eSIM, dual stand-by)
Thickness (mm)7.98.2
Weight177172
Width (mm)74.567

Communications and Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE5.2, A2DP, aptX HD, LE
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEOYes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
NFCYesYes
RadioUnspecifiedNo
USB VersionUSB Type-C, USB On-The-GoUSB Type-C 3.1, USB On-The-Go, video output
WirelessWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspotWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e, tri-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot

Display Panel Type

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
Aspect Ratio20:921:9
Vertical Pixels24002520
Horizontal Pixels10801080
Pixel Density401449
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass VictusCorning Gorilla Glass Victus
Resolution1080x24001080x2520
Screen to Body Ratio89.683.2
Screen Size6.46.1
Screen Panel TypeDynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+OLED, 1B colors, 120Hz, HDR BT.2020

Features

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
FeaturesBixby natural language commands and dictation Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)Native Sony Alpha camera support
SensorsFingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compassFingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
Date Announced2022, January 042022, September 01
AvailabilityAvailable. Released 2022, January 07Coming soon. Exp. release 2022, September 22

Main Camera

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
Camera12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.76", 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS 8 MP, f/2.4, 76mm (telephoto), 1/4.5", 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 3x optical zoom 12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1/3.0", 1.12µm12 MP, f/1.7, 24mm (wide), 1/1.7", 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS 12 MP, f/2.4, 60mm (telephoto), 1/3.5", Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS 12 MP, f/2.2, 124˚, 16mm (ultrawide), 1/2.5", Dual Pixel PDAF
FeaturesLED flash, auto-HDR, panoramaZeiss optics, Zeiss T* lens coating, LED flash, panorama, HDR, eye tracking
Video4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR10+, gyro-EIS4K@24/25/30/60/120fps HDR, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps; 5-axis gyro-EIS, OIS

Memory

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
Memory Card SlotNomicroSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal Storage (GB)128;128;256128;256
RAM Memory68

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
ColorsWhite, Graphite, Lavender, OliveGreen, Black, Ecru White
ModelsSM-G990B, SM-G990B/DS, SM-G990U, SM-G990U1, SM-G990W, SM-G990E, SM-G9900XQCQ62B-GC, XQCQ62G.GC, XQ-CQ72/B2TWCX0, XQ-CQ72/C2TWCX0, XQ-CQ72/G2TWCX0, XQCQ54C0B.YD, XQCQ54C0G.YD, XQCQ54C0C.YD
Price$ 469.99 / C$ 966.69 / £ 444.00 / € 517.48 / ₹ 54,999$ 999.99 / £ 949.00 / € 1,049.00

Network

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
2G BandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (Dual SIM model only)GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G BandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Bands1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 26, 28, 32, 38, 40, 41, 66 - International1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 66 - USA, Europe
1, 3, 5, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66, 78 SA/NSA/Sub6 - International1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41, 77, 78 SA/NSA/Sub6 - USA, Europe
41, 66, 71, 260, 261 SA/NSA/Sub6/mmWave - USA1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28, 38, 40, 41, 77, 78, 79 SA/NSA/Sub6 - Asia
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (5CA) Cat19 1600/200 Mbps, 5GHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G
TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5GGSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G

Platform

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
ChipsetQualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G (5 nm) - Version 1Exynos 2100 (5 nm) - Version 2Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4 nm)
CPUOcta-core (1x2.84 GHz Cortex-X1 & 3x2.42 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4x1.80 GHz Cortex-A55) - Version 1Octa-core (1x2.9 GHz Cortex-X1 & 3x2.80 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4x2.2 GHz Cortex-A55) - Version 2Octa-core (1x3.00 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3x2.40 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4x1.70 GHz Cortex-A510)
CPU Cores88
CPU Speed2.843.00
GPUAdreno 660 - Version 1Mali-G78 MP14 - Version 2Adreno 730
Operating SystemAndroid 12, One UI 4Android 12

Selfie Camera

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
Camera32 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/2.74", 0.8µm12 MP, f/2.0, 24mm (wide), 1/2.9", 1.25µm
FeaturesHDRHDR
Video4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60fps, gyro-EIS4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 5-axis gyro-EIS

Sound

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
Audio Jack (3.5mm)NoYes
LoudspeakerYes, with stereo speakersYes, with stereo speakers
Sound32-bit/384kHz audio24-bit/192kHz audio Dynamic vibration system

Tests

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Sony Xperia 5 IV
Endurance rating 92h Endurance rating 116h
Main Camera Photo / Video Photo / Video
Display Panel Type Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal) Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)
Loudspeaker -26.9 LUFS (Good) -26.9 LUFS (Good)
AnTuTu: 566529 (v8), 719696 (v9) GeekBench: 3049 (v5.1) GFXBench: 56fps (ES 3.1 onscreen) AnTuTu: 835038 (v9) GeekBench: 3448 (v5.1) GFXBench: 63fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G smartphone runs on Android 12, One UI 4 operating system. The phone is powered by Snapdragon 888 5G processor. It runs on the Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G (5 nm) - Version 1Exynos 2100 (5 nm) - Version 2 Chipset. It has 6 GB RAM and GB internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G smartphone has a Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+ display. It measures 155.7mm x 74.5mm x 7.9mm and weighs 177 grams. The screen has a resolution of 1080x2400 pixels and 401 ppi pixel density. It has an aspect ratio of 20:9 and screen-to-body ratio of 89.6 %.

The main camera is a 12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.76", 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS 8 MP, f/2.4, 76mm (telephoto), 1/4.5", 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 3x optical zoom 12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1/3.0", 1.12µm. It features LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama and for video, it is capable of 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR10+, gyro-EIS. For the front selfie camera, it offers a 32 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/2.74", 0.8µm. The device is backed by a 4500 mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Price

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G smartphone price is around $ 517. Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G was launched on January 2022 (Official). As for the colour options, the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G smartphone comes in White, Graphite, Lavender, Olive colours.

Sony Xperia 5 IV

The Sony Xperia 5 IV smartphone runs on Android 12 operating system. The phone is powered by Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor. It runs on the Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4 nm) Chipset. It has 8 GB RAM and GB internal storage.

The Sony Xperia 5 IV smartphone has a OLED, 1B colors, 120Hz, HDR BT.2020 display. It measures 156mm x 67mm x 8.2mm and weighs 172 grams. The screen has a resolution of 1080x2520 pixels and 449 ppi pixel density. It has an aspect ratio of 21:9 and screen-to-body ratio of 83.2 %.

The main camera is a 12 MP, f/1.7, 24mm (wide), 1/1.7", 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS 12 MP, f/2.4, 60mm (telephoto), 1/3.5", Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS 12 MP, f/2.2, 124˚, 16mm (ultrawide), 1/2.5", Dual Pixel PDAF. It features Zeiss optics, Zeiss T* lens coating, LED flash, panorama, HDR, eye tracking and for video, it is capable of 4K@24/25/30/60/120fps HDR, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps; 5-axis gyro-EIS, OIS. For the front selfie camera, it offers a 12 MP, f/2.0, 24mm (wide), 1/2.9", 1.25µm. The device is backed by a 5000 mAh battery.

Sony Xperia 5 IV Price

The Sony Xperia 5 IV smartphone price is around $ 1100. Sony Xperia 5 IV was launched on September 2022 (Official). As for the colour options, the Sony Xperia 5 IV smartphone comes in Green, Black, Ecru White colours.


Discussion and Comments

Share Your Comments