Top 25 Reasons for the Apple iPhone 5S

Top 35 Reasons for the Sony Xperia Z

 
 
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Apple iPhone 5S vs Sony Xperia Z

Top 25 Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 5S

Compared to Sony Xperia Z

971
Much lighter
Comment
112 g
vs
146 g
34 g lighter

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823
Marginally thinner
Comment
7.6 mm
vs
7.9 mm
0.30 mm thinner

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695
Explicitly more internal storage
Comment
64 GB
vs
16 GB
48 GB more internal storage

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624
Direct updates by OS vendor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.

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523
Has an IPS screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

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428
Has a dual-LED flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

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332
Significantly narrower
Comment
58.6 mm
vs
71 mm
12.40 mm narrower

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258
Way shorter
Comment
123.8 mm
vs
139 mm
15.20 mm shorter

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252
Has a fingerprint scanner
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

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202
Higher GeekBench result
Comment
1347
vs
491
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2015)

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176
Has AF tracking
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.

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134
Supports 64-bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.

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78
Much less body volume
Comment
55.1 cm³
vs
77.97 cm³
41.51% less body volume

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63
Has AirPlay
Comment
Yes
vs
No
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.

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Mehdi Har
3
IOS with all advantage who gone with it and better size
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Tricia Ho
3
Not as wide
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The 5s fits perfectly in my small hands. The 6 is so huge that I can't use it one handed anymore

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Do Minh Domink
2
120 fps video
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Can record slow motion video

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Apple A7
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Apple A7
96
Significantly wider front-end
Comment
6
vs
3
3 wider front-end. The CPU can decode more instructions per clock (IPC), meaning that the CPU performs better

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61
Substantially bigger L1 cache
Comment
256 KB
vs
32 KB
224 KB bigger L1 cache. A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.

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Imagination Technologies PowerVR G6430
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Imagination Technologies PowerVR G6430
322
Measurably faster GPU clock speed
Comment
450 MHz
vs
400 MHz
50 MHz faster GPU clock speed. The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

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82
Newer version of OpenGL ES
Comment
3.1
vs
3
Newer version of OpenGL ES. OpenGL ES is used for games on mobile devices such as smartphones. Newer versions support better graphics.

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Apple Cyclone
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Apple Cyclone
93
Has AES
Comment
Yes
vs
No
AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

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iOS 7.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for iOS 7.0
139
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

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105
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.

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31
Supports slow motion video recording
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Top 35 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia Z

Compared to Apple iPhone 5S

3486
Clearly more battery power
Comment
2400 mAh
vs
1570 mAh
1.53x more battery power

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2819
Appreciably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.5 GHz
vs
2 x 1.3 GHz
2.31x faster CPU clock speed

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2380
Plenty higher pixel density
Comment
441 ppi
vs
326 ppi
35.28% higher pixel density

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1973
Bigger screen size
Comment
5 "
vs
4 "
25% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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1712
Explicitly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
13 MP
vs
8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)

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1658
A lot more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory

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1615
Clearly higher resolution
Comment
1920x1080 px
vs
1136x640 px
2.85x higher resolution

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1389
Sizably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
1.2 MP
1.67x more megapixel (photo, front camera)

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1347
Has an external memory slot
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

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1062
Has branded damage resistant glass
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

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811
Is dustproof and water resistant
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.

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687
Can be charged via standard USB cable
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.

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670
Has USB mass storage support
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.

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633
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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563
Is DLNA certified
Comment
Yes
vs
No
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

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453
Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

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334
Weather sealed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

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Abed Namel
17
Has an optional wireless battery charger
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Very useful and convenient

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Syed Daim Imam
7
Has OTG capabilities
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Accepts usb memory sticks via adapter

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Khairul Daniel Kero
2
Has 16 megapixel camera
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Can have clear camera view

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Nikhil Ramesh
1
Andriod Lollipop
Comment
Yes
vs
No
New andriod

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Nishada Salgado
1
M7 have pink issu on low light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Its not good pink issu is a bad on low light

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Syed Daim Imam
1
It has a great fashion museum
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The museum includes more than 50000 accesories, clothing, textiles... Brands as Chanel and Dior are represented. It is so cool to see specially if you are interested in the fashion world. Students are lucky to have it just there.

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Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18)
Yes
vs
No
Top 9 Reasons for Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18)
733
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.

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423
The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

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384
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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364
Supports widgets
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.

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305
Is free and open source
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

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305
Has offline voice recognition
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

×

278
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No

×

268
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064
Yes
vs
No
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155
Vastly more CPU threads
Comment
4
vs
2
2 more CPU threads. More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

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78
Distinctly bigger L2 cache
Comment
2 MB
vs
1 MB
1 MB bigger L2 cache. A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.

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Christopher Woodhouse
1
Integrated LTE modem
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Built in LTE allows for greater connectivity and does not require a separate modem (which saves space and money)

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