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Basic Information
iOS 15.xAndroid 11
5.78 x 2.81 x 0.30 inches6.50 x 2.80 x 0.32 inches
6.14 ounces6.60 ounces
Blue, Midnight, Pink, Red and StarlightBlack, Grey and Purple
Aluminum and GlassAluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6)
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 799.00$ 1300.00
Display / Screen
6.1 inches6.5 inches
2532 x 1170 pixels 3840 x 1644 pixels
457 pixels per inch643 pixels per inch
1200 cd/m2 brightness--
No touch screenNo touch screen
Apple A15 Bionic (5 nm) chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350 chipset
64-bit Hexa-Core 3240 MHz processorKryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz) processor
Yes GPUAdreno 660 GPU
128 GB internal memory256 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSDXC (up to 1 TB) external memory slot
12.00 MP + 12.00 MP12.00 MP + 8.00 MP
f/1.60 aperturef/1.70 aperture
26.00mm focal length24.00mm focal length
--0.59 inches (1/1.7") sensor
3840 x 2160 (60 fps) (4K) video resolution3840 x 2160 (120 fps) (4K) video resolution
1920 x 1080 (240 fps) (Full HD) slow motion video1920 x 1080 (240 fps) (Full HD) slow motion video
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA
Nano SIM, Dual SIMNano SIM
Battery Life
3227mAh Li - Ion Battery4500mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Wireless ChargingWireless Charging
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.2
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparison review

Sony Xperia 1 III has a global score of 93.3, which is slightly better than Apple iPhone 13's score of 91.5. Even being the best device we are comparing, the Sony Xperia 1 III design is just a bit thicker and a little bit heavier than Apple iPhone 13. Sony Xperia 1 III comes with Android 11 operating system, and Apple iPhone 13 works with iOS 15.x operating system.

Apple iPhone 13 counts with a slightly better display than Xperia 1 III, although it has a lot worse pixel density, a quite smaller display and a way lower 1170 x 2532 pixels resolution. Apple iPhone 13 counts with a bit better CPU than Xperia 1 III, because although it has a lower amount of RAM and an inferior number of cores (but faster), it also counts with a 64-bits processing unit.

Xperia 1 III has a slightly better camera than iPhone 13, because although it has a tinier aperture which is not favorable for taking pictures or video in low light environments, and they both have a back-facing camera with a 12 megapixels and the same video resolution, the Xperia 1 III also counts with better video frame rate.

Sony Xperia 1 III counts with much more storage capacity to install applications and games than iPhone 13, because it has 128 GB more internal memory capacity and an external memory slot that admits a maximum of 1 TB. Sony Xperia 1 III has a superior battery duration than iPhone 13, because it has a 39% greater battery capacity.

Although Sony Xperia 1 III is a better device, it is way more expensive than iPhone 13, and it doesn't have such a good price and quality relation as the iPhone 13. So if you need that extra features and specs, you can buy the Sony Xperia 1 III, else you can save a couple dollars and get the iPhone 13, letting go some features and specifications.

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