Faster CPU clock speed
2 x 2 GHz
2 x 1.7 GHz
2 x 2 GHz vs 2 x 1.7 GHz—17.65% faster CPU clock speed
Considerably higher pixel density
401 ppi vs 233 ppi—1.72x higher pixel density
Substantially higher resolution
1920x1080 px vs 1280x720 px—2.25x higher resolution
More RAM memory
2 GB vs 1.5 GB—0.50 GB more RAM memory
Appreciably more megapixels (photo)
13 MP vs 8 MP—1.63x more megapixels (photo)
Has branded damage resistant glass
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Has a flash w/ dual-LEDs
Two LEDs are brighter than flashes with just one LED.
Amply more megapixel (photo, front camera)
2 MP vs 1.9 MP—5.26% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Has an IPS screen
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.
6.9 mm vs 8 mm—1.10 mm thinner
78 mm vs 88 mm—10 mm narrower
Plenty less body volume
84.5 cm³ vs 117.99 cm³—39.63% less body volume
162 g vs 199 g—37 g lighter
157 mm vs 167.7 mm—10.70 mm shorter