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Global Score
11.679.65
Basic Information
SamsungSony
Android 11--
2021-01-292019-10-02
6.50 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches6.22 x 2.68 x 0.32 inches
8.04 ounces5.78 ounces
Phantom black and SilverBlack, Blue, Grey and Red
Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass Victus)Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6)
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 1200.00--
Display / Screen
6.8 inches6.1 inches
3200 x 1440 pixels 2520 x 1080 pixels
Dynamic AMOLED OLED
516 pixels per inch449 pixels per inch
1500 cd/m2 brightness--
No touch screenNo touch screen
9.88.4
Performance
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150 chipset
Kryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz) processorKryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz) processor
12 GB RAM6 GB RAM
Adreno 660 GPUAdreno 640 GPU
9.729.63
Storage
128 GB internal memory128 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSDXC (up to 512 GB) external memory slot
10.114.14
Camera
108.00 MP + 40.00 MP12.00 MP + 8.00 MP
f/1.80 aperturef/1.60 aperture
24.00mm focal length26.00mm focal length
0.75 inches (1/1.33") sensor0.38 inches (1/2.6") sensor
7680 x 4320 (24 fps) video resolution3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video
13.759.79
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPALTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA
Nano SIMNano SIM
10.76.7
Battery Life
5000mAh Li - Polymer Battery3140mAh Li - Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Wireless Charging--
4.963.92
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.1 Bluetooth 5.0
GPSGPS
NFCNFC
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
FM Radio--

Comparison review

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra has an overall score of 11.67, which is way better than Sony Xperia 5's general score of 9.65. Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra's construction is newer than Sony Xperia 5's, but it is notably heavier and just a bit thicker. Galaxy S21 Ultra counts with a more vivid display than Sony Xperia 5, because it has a quite larger display, a better resolution of 1440 x 3200 and a just a little greater pixel density.

Sony Xperia 5 features a way bigger memory for games and applications than Galaxy S21 Ultra, and although they both have equal internal storage, the Sony Xperia 5 also has an external memory card slot that admits a maximum of 512 GB. The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra counts with a bit better performance than Sony Xperia 5, and although they both have 8 cpu cores, the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra also has a greater amount of RAM memory.

The Galaxy S21 Ultra features a way better camera than Sony Xperia 5, because although it has a smaller aperture which is worse for taking photographs or videos in low-light situations, it also counts with a much higher 7680x4320 video resolution, a much bigger camera sensor capturing much higher quality photos and a way higher 108 mega pixels resolution camera.

Galaxy S21 Ultra has a much better battery life than Sony Xperia 5, because it has a 5000mAh battery size against 3140mAh.