Nokia Lumia 720 vs Sony Xperia L

Top 27 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 720

Compared to Sony Xperia L

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More battery power
2000 mAh
vs
1750 mAh
14.29% more battery power
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349
Has branded damage resistant glass
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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296
Substantially more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.3 MP
vs
0.3 MP
4.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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281
Direct updates by OS vendor
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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243
A little faster downloads
21.1 MBits/s
vs
21 MBits/s
0.48% faster downloads
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158
Has a two-stage shutter
Yes
vs
No
A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
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157
Wireless charging
Yes
vs
No
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
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152
Has a brand lens
Yes
vs
No
The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.
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113
Has a flash w/ dual-LEDs
Yes
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No
Two LEDs are brighter than flashes with just one LED.
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98
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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98
A shade thinner
9 mm
vs
9.7 mm
0.70 mm thinner
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88
Marginally lighter
128 g
vs
137 g
9 g lighter
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81
Has manual exposure
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
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58
Has a video light
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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43
Has manual ISO
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Navneet Agarwal
11
Glove friendly touchscreen
Yes
vs
No
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
Pranit Pathak
5
Has an optional wireless battery charger
Yes
vs
No
Very useful and convenient
Vitor Gonçalves
1
Has an IPS screen
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.
Navneet Agarwal
1
Has Gorilla 2 Glass
Yes
vs
No
Damage resistant!
Yuhan Kuek
0
Kids Corner
Yes
vs
No
Allowing kids to use the phone without changing any settings.
SukHbir SiNgh
0
Every Pixel Has Three Sub-Pixels
Yes
vs
No
Pranit Pathak
0
Supports Direct X11
Yes
vs
No
Valentina Miljkovic
0
Voice nagivation+Turn by turn navigation
Yes
vs
No
Like the title says...
Alexis Gutierrez P
0
Mejor Fluidez
Yes
vs
No
Windows Phone se Caracteriza por ser los celulares con mas fluidesdel Mercado
Jose Gutierrez Perez
0
Mas elegante y mejor cuerpo
Yes
vs
No
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Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Top 6 Reasons for Windows Phone 8
Anna Maria Priolo
42
Has Microsoft Office
Yes
vs
No
This is great if you use your device for work.
anonymous
21
Has a child lock
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Juan Damian Sanchez Gallardo
9
Gps
Yes
vs
No
Here Maps y Here Drive, son gps 100% Gratis muy utiles y faciles de usar
Club Dragon Ball Z
6
Cuenta con XBox
Yes
vs
No
Xbox Live, , Si tienes un Xbox Tu Lumia y Xbox Son la mejor Combinacion
Club Dragon Ball Z
2
Mejor Menu de Aplicasiones
Yes
vs
No
Todas las aplicaciones estan cuidadosamente ordenadas alfabéticamente, lo que permite mas rapidez de cambio entre una aplicacion a otra
Vincent Wansink
2
Is a drive in file explorer when plugged into PC
Yes
vs
No
When you plug your phone into the PC using USB it shows up as a drive in file explorer so you can easily copy files to and from the phone without needing to use an app like iTunes.

Nokia Lumia 720 is better than Sony Xperia L because...

Yes
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No

Top 20 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia L

Compared to Nokia Lumia 720

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683
Marginally higher pixel density
228 ppi
vs
217 ppi
5.07% higher pixel density
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636
A lot more RAM memory
1 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.50 GB more RAM memory
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583
Much higher resolution
854x480 px
vs
800x480 px
6.75% higher resolution
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530
Measurably more megapixels (photo)
8 MP
vs
6.7 MP
19.40% more megapixels (photo)
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249
Has a removable battery
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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189
Is DLNA certified
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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133
Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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75
Newer Bluetooth version
4
vs
3
Newer Bluetooth version
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62
Has a CMOS sensor
Yes
vs
No
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
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56
Considerably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.79 W/kg
vs
1.24 W/kg
0.45 W/kg lower SAR for head (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
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43
Appreciably lower SAR for head (EU)
0.69 W/kg
vs
0.76 W/kg
0.07 W/kg lower SAR for head (EU). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 2.0 W/kg in the EU.
Vivek Ranjan
3
Look
Yes
vs
No
High end look with a classy silver finish in the corner.
Vassilis Vassilisx
2
Has a video light
Yes
vs
No
Syed Daim Imam
0
Has stunning Illumination LED Light.
Yes
vs
No
The light beam on the bottom of the phone that lights up when receive notification or changes color depending on the color of the theme. It also lights up and change solar while viewing photos and playing music.
Akhil R Das
0
Elegant Body
Yes
vs
No
The body looks more elegant than the competitors.
Rio Auldy
-1
It has NFC
Yes
vs
No
Syed Daim Imam
-8
Has a notification LED
Yes
vs
No
The LED light alerts you to missed notifications
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-349
Narrower
65 mm
vs
67.5 mm
2.50 mm narrower
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 6 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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146
Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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129
The browser has word wrap
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Ramin G. Far
15
Different virtual keyboards can be installed
Yes
vs
No
Android allows to easily change the software keyboards and the Play Store offers keyboards from many vendors.
Aiden Richardson
12
Sharing menu
Yes
vs
No
The sharing menu is best on Android
Johann Hofmann
7
Is open source software
Yes
vs
No
Open Source Software makes the world a better place.
Sudeep Ramachandran
1
Beautiful shape attery backup and clear camera viwith good b
Yes
vs
No
Vivia Marcela Mina Leon
-9
Motorola g
Yes
vs
No
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Ramin G. Far
-22
Best Facebook Messenger app with chat heads
Yes
vs
No
The Android Facebook Messenger app has an intuitive and fast interface with so called chat heads lying above other apps (in contrast to the Facebook Messenger app of other OSes).

Sony Xperia L is better than Nokia Lumia 720 because...

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vs
No

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