Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini vs Sony Xperia ZL LTE

Top 37 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini

Compared to Sony Xperia ZL LTE

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Has branded damage resistant glass
Comment
Yes
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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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Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
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No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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Plenty lighter
Comment
107 g
vs
151 g
44 g lighter
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A little bit thinner
Comment
8.94 mm
vs
9.8 mm
0.86 mm thinner
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Notably more microphone(s)
Comment
2
vs
1
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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Sizably narrower
Comment
61.3 mm
vs
69.3 mm
8 mm narrower
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Vastly lower SAR for head (EU)
Comment
0.33 W/kg
vs
0.63 W/kg
0.30 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.
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Shorter
Comment
124.6 mm
vs
131.6 mm
7 mm shorter
Xander Craig Gonzaga
8
Has Gorilla Glass 2 display
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Gorilla® Glass 2 with NDR enables improved damage resistance and toughness compared to former glass compositions.
Bánfi Ruben
7
Pocketfriendly, easy to reach the screen corners
Comment
Yes
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No
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3
Has WatchOn
Comment
Yes
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No
It´s an application with Tv Guide and a Tv remote control
Aseef Sh
3
Active fresh os
Comment
Yes
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No
Aiwin Paul
3
Has dual sim
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Robert Roßkopf
2
Comes with Android version < 4.4
Comment
Yes
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No
The external SD card is fully usable without limitations in accessing by different apps.
Matt Hat Robinson
2
Downloads speed is the same
Comment
Yes
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No
Both Devices are 100 Mbit Down and 50 Mbit up
Erykah-lynn Manning
2
Comes in multiple colors
Comment
Yes
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No
Comes in White, Black, Pebble Blue, Purple, and Red.
Jie Ichimaru
1
SPBTS
Comment
Yes
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No
Anand Singhania
-2
Has a lot more apps
Comment
Yes
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No
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Lots less body volume
Comment
68.28 cm³
vs
89.37 cm³
30.89% less body volume
Alexxa Cuellar
-12
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows better graphics on games
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
Yes
vs
No
Top 19 Reasons for Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
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The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
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No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
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340
Supports widgets
Comment
Yes
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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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Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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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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218
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.
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205
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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112
Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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44
You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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39
Can be used as a WiFi hot spot
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.
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33
Supports video chat
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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32
Has free navigation software
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Free navigation software with free map data and updates included, no need to buy an dedicated navigation device.
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32
Has free syncing OTA
Comment
Yes
vs
No
All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
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32
Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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Has a search browser
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
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31
Copy and paste features in web browser
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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31
Can be updated over-the-air
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated over the air (OTA) w/o connecting to a computer

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini is better than Sony Xperia ZL LTE because...

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Top 17 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia ZL LTE

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini

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More battery power
Comment
2370 mAh
vs
1900 mAh
24.74% more battery power
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Noticeably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.5 GHz
vs
2 x 1.7 GHz
1.76x faster CPU clock speed
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Distinctly higher pixel density
Comment
441 ppi
vs
256 ppi
1.72x higher pixel density
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1471
Bigger screen size
Comment
5 "
vs
4.3 "
16.28% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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1402
More RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1.5 GB
0.50 GB more RAM memory
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Appreciably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
13 MP
vs
8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
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Substantially higher resolution
Comment
1920x1080 px
vs
960x540 px
4x higher resolution
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Reasonably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
1.9 MP
5.26% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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Every pixel has three subpixels.
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
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543
Significantly faster downloads
Comment
100 MBits/s
vs
42 MBits/s
2.38x faster downloads
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504
Explicitly more internal storage
Comment
16 GB
vs
8 GB
8 GB more internal storage
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437
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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243
Has a BSI sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
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192
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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177
Substantially faster uploads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
8.68x faster uploads
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18
Has an IR blaster
Comment
Yes
vs
No
IR blaster allows to use our smartphone as a remote for a wide range of devices.
Rami Riefert
7
Its Cheaper and performs better
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It has Quad Core, FullHD 2GB RAM and LTE for half the price

Sony Xperia ZL LTE is better than Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini because...

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