Sony Xperia 10 Plus VS Sony Xperia 10 – Sony has released a new mid-range smartphone called Xperia 10. The mid-range was released along with a bigger variant called the Xperia 10 Plus. It’s bigger in the sense that it features better specs than the Xperia 10. If you want to buy either of these two devices, you need to finish reading this article first 🙂
Sony Xperia 10 Plus VS Sony Xperia 10 – Design
The design is practically the same on both Xperia smartphones. They are both built with a plastic unibody, which features a metallic finish. The Corning Gorilla glass 5 is at the front. The Xperia 10 Plus comes in heavier with 180 grams. While the Xperia 10 weighs just 162 grams. The Xperia 10 at 8.4 mm thick is slightly thicker than the 8.3 mm Xperia 10 Plus.
They are both available in Black, Navy, Silver and Pink body colours. While the Xperia 10 has a pink body colour as the fourth choice. And the Xperia 10 Plus with a Gold body colour as the fourth choice. Gold or Pink which one do you prefer?
Sony Xperia 10 Plus VS Sony Xperia 10 – Display
The Xperia 10 Plus comes with a bigger display size of 6.5 inches. While the display size of the Xperia 10 is 6 inches. They both feature a 21:9 aspect ratio and 1080 x 2520 pixels. The pixel per inch density of the Xperia 10 is 457. Whereas the Xperia 10 Plus features a 422 pixel per inch density. Not that you’ll notice it, but the display of the Xperia 10 will be more detailed.
Both sports a dual main camera system with different specs. The Xperia 10 Plus comes with a 12 MP wide sensor + 8 MP telephoto sensor. While the Xperia 10 features a 13 MP wide sensor + 5 MP wide sensor. Both phone’s camera is equally capable of recording 4K videos at 30fps. The selfie camera is the same on both Xperia smartphones. We have an 8 MP selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture.
In terms of performance, the Snapdragon 630 chipset powers the Xperia 10. While the Snapdragon 636 chipset powers the Xperia 10 Plus. The Snapdragon 636 chip packs better processor and GPU than the Snapdragon 630 chip. Both Xperia 10 & 10 Plus comes with a 64 GB storage and 6 GB RAM.
The software is the same on both Xperia smartphones. We have the Android 9.0 Pie operating system, which is covered by Sony‘s UI custom skin.
The Sony Xperia 10 Plus comes with slight bigger battery capacity than the Xperia 10. On the Xperia 10 is a non-removable Li-ion 2870 mAh battery. While on the Xperia 10 Plus is a non-removable Li-ion 3000 mAh battery. Both do support 18W fast battery charging.
The Sony Xperia 10 Plus cost around $460. While the Xperia 10 cost around $395. Both phones are crap but if you insist on picking one, the Sony Xperia 10 is the better option. The Xperia 10 features the same Quick charge 3.0, design and display setup. The Snapdragon 630 chip is not far off from the 636 chip. And they both have 4K camera.