Sony Xperia Z5 Premium and OnePlus 2 are two smartphones that have been released last year, at an interval of a few months. Today we’re going to talk about the specifications and features that they come with, so if you’re interested in purchasing any of these two devices we suggest you to read this article, in which we’ll compare them.
The Sony Xperia Z5 Premium measures 154.4×75.8×7.8mm and weights 180 grams. It has a frosted glass back available in White, Graphite Black, Gold, Green or Pink colors, while the frame is made of metal and its corners are protected by plastic bumpers. On the other hand, the OnePlus 2 is thicker and lighter as it measures 151.8×74.9×9.9mm and weights 175 grams. It came with the familiar Sandstone Black back which was inherited from its predecessor, but the phone is 1mm thicker and features a metal frame. There’s a fingerprint on each device, but the Xperia Z5 Premium has it on its right side, while the OnePlus 2 has a brand new home key below the screen that hides the scanner.
The Xperia Z5 Premium has an IPS LCD display of 5.5-inch that supports a resolution of 3840×2160 pixels at 806 ppi. The OnePlus 2 comes with a LTPS IPS LCD display of 5.5-inch that supports a lower resolution of 1920×1080 pixels at 401 ppi and it’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
Processors, Graphics Cards & RAM
The Xperia Z5 Premium features a Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810 chipset, an octa-core processor formed from a quad-core Cortex A57 processor clocked at 2.0GHz and a quad-core Cortex A53 processor clocked at 1.5GHz, an Adreno 430 graphics card and 3GB of RAM. The OnePlus 2 has been released with a Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810 chipset, an octa-core processor formed from a quad-core Cortex A57 processor clocked at 1.82GHz and a quad-core Cortex A53 processor clocked at 1.56GHz, an Adreno 430 graphics card and offers two variants of RAM of 3GB and 4GB.
The Xperia Z5 Premium comes with 32GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 200GB using a microSD card. On the other hand, the OnePlus 2 has been released in two internal storage variants of 16GB (the 3GB RAM version) and 64GB (the 4GB RAM version), but the device doesn’t feature a card slot for storage expansion.
The Xperia Z5 Premium sports a primary camera of 23MP (found on the rear side of the handset) that offers autofocus, LED flash, touch focus, geo-tagging, face detection, panorama, HDR and a secondary camera of 5.1MP (found on the front side of the smartphone). The OnePlus 2 has a weaker primary camera of 13MP that features dual-LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR and a secondary camera of 5MP.
Both devices come with non-removable batteries, but the Xperia Z5 Premium houses a larger battery of 3430 mAh, while the OnePlus 2 is powered by a 3300 mAh cell.