The Sony Xperia XZ3 has been launched with great features and it’s the Sony’s first-ever OLED smartphone display making it among the top flagship phones of 2018. In this post, we will be comparing the Sony Xperia XZ3 with the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 smartphone to see their specs differences and performance.
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Sony Xperia XZ3 VS Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Design
Now every brand in the smartphone world is paying keen interest on beauty when designing their products. The Sony Xperia XZ3 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 didn’t disappoint in this aspect. Both phones are equipped with a desirable glass and Aluminium frame. The materials are well curved and round around their body. Another thing on this phone is the sleek design, though the Sony Xperia XZ3 is not as slim as the Galaxy Note 9, still with the Sony’s Ambient Flow design, the phone will definitely catch attention in the market.
Another is the headphones Jack that was removed on the Sony Xperia XZ3, while the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 still have it intact. On the overall design, these phones are well protected with body casing and they are with an IP65 rating as well: giving it protection from dust and water. When it comes to the body appearance, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is prettier than the later and many will gladly choose it over the Sony Xperia XZ3.
Sony Xperia XZ3 VS Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Display
On the display, the Sony Xperia XZ3 comes with advanced OLED display technology. It packs a beautiful screen, with inky blacks and deep, vibrant colors. It’s one of the best display ever seen on Sony phones and it’s among the best in the world. It has a screen size of 6-inch OLED with 2,880 x 1,440 pixels (537 pixels per inch) resolution. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 also features an exceptional display with a screen size of 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display and 2,960 x 1,440 pixels (516 pixels per inch) resolution. This screen will deliver sharp color reproduction.
Sony Xperia XZ3 VS Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Camera
The Sony Xperia XZ3 has a 13-megapixel lens around the front and 19MP rear camera for photography. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 packs a front facing camera of 8MP which will match the one on Sony, while it packs dual rear cameras of 12MP for photos. Both phones support 4K video recording and a super slow motion video at 960 frames per second. The Note 9 A.I.-driven scene optimization features give it an edge over the Sony. On the overall, the winner is Samsung Galaxy Note 9.
Sony Xperia XZ3 VS Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Performance
Both phones are equipped with a powerful Snapdragon 845 processor, however, the Note 9’s water-cooling system will enable the phone to perform harder without much overheating. On the storage, the Note 9 ha 6GB/8GB of RAM with inbuilt storage of 128GB or 512GB. The Sony Xperia XZ3 has 4GB of RAM with inbuilt storage of 64GB which is twice of the 128GB on Note 9. In terms of battery, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 comes with a massive battery capacity of 4000mAh, while the Sony Xperia XZ3 has a battery capacity of 3300 mAh. Both phones support fast and wireless charging technology.
Sony Xperia XZ3 VS Samsung Galaxy Note 9
|Sony Xperia XZ3||Samsung Galaxy Note 9|
|Dimensions and Weight||73.0 mm x 158.0 mm x 9.9 mm Weight: 193||76.4 mm x 161.9 mm x 8.8 mm Weight: 201g|
|Display||6.0 inches, 1440 x 2880 Pixels (537 PPI pixel density) and OLED capacitive touchscreen||6.4 inches, 2960 x 1440 Pixels (514 PPI pixel density) and Super AMOLED, Capacitive Touchscreen|
|Memory||RAM/ROM: 64GB, 4GB RAM.||RAM/ROM: 128GB/512GB, 6GB/8GB RAM|
|Software||Android 9.0 Pie||Android 8.1 Oreo|
|Hardware||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, Octa-Core 4×2.8GHz Kryo + 4×1.8GHz Kryo||MSM8953Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, Octa-core (4x 2.8 GHz Kryo 385 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 385)|
|Camera||19 MP And front: 13 MP||12 MP + 12 MP And front: 8 MP|
|Connectivity||2G/3G/4G Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi-Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS||2G/3G Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-lon 3300 mAh battery||Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery|
|Additional Features||Fingerprint Scanner||Fingerprint Scanner|
Sony Xperia XZ3 VS Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Price
The Sony Xperia XZ3 starting price is $900, while the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is now available at a starting price of $1000.