Compare Honor 8 vs Sony Xperia XA1

Feature Comparison

  • Honor 8's got 3.0% more Screen Size
  • Internal Storage of Honor 8 is the same as Sony Xperia XA1
  • Honor 8 has 25.0% more RAM
 
Honor 8
Sony Xperia XA1
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Spec Score 
100 /100
77 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
86 Value For Money Score
70 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.2 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
424 PPI 293.72 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
HiSilicon Kirin MediaTek   
Processor Speed
2.3GHz 2.3GHz   
Processor
HiSilicon Kirin 950 MediaTek Helio P20   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
4GB 3GB   
Graphics
Mali-T880 MP4 Mali-T880 MP2   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 23MP   
Dual Rear Camera
Yes, 12 MP No   
Front Camera Resolution
8MP 8MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Geotagging, Panorama, Touch focus, Autofocus, Face detection, Self timer White balance settings, Continuous shooting, Panorama, ISO settings, Scene mode, Digital zoom, Exposure compensation, HDR, Geotagging, Touch focus, Self timer, Face detection   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, Laser Autofocus, LED Flash, Dual LED Flash Autofocus, Laser Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 6.0 Marshmallow Android 7.0 Nougat   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C USB Type C   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Ambient Light   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
145.50 x 71.00 x 7.45 145 x 67 x 8   
Weight
153 grams 143 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Sapphire Blue, Sunrise Gold, White, Pink White, Black, Gold, Pink   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Metal, Polycarbonate   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
Brand Warranty of 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories -   
Body SAR
- 1.1W/kg   
Head SAR
- 1.28W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual, Warranty Card Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card   
Audio Features
- Qualcomm aptX   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
24.08GB 22GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 256GB   
OTG Support
Yes No   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
- No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz   
3G Bands
HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100 UMTS 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 1800(band 3)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3000mAh 2300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No -   
Fast Charging
Yes Yes, Pump Express+ 2.0   

Honor 8 vs Sony Xperia XA1 Specs

Specs
Honor 8Sony Xperia XA1  
Screen Size 5.2 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP23MP  
RAM 4GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 3000mAh2300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 8MP8MP  

Honor 8 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Premium Looks
  • Dual rear camera setup
  • Android 7.0 Nougat update ready
The Bad
  • Glass body prone to smudges
  • EMUI could be little annoying sometimes

Sony Xperia XA1 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Runs Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Fairly good battery life
The Bad
  • Low resolution display for the given price
  • Lacks OIS and fingerprint scanner

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This page helps you compare Honor 8 with Sony Xperia XA1. When you see Honor 8 Vs Sony Xperia XA1 comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Honor 8 stands against Sony Xperia XA1 and which one you should buy. The best price of Honor 8 is currently Rs. 14,999. The lowest price for Sony Xperia XA1 is Rs. 15,990. The prices for both these products were updated December 15, 2017.
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