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Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Sony Xperia SP

Top 37 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S4

Compared to Sony Xperia SP

anonymous
2210
Modestly more battery power
Comment
2600 mAh
vs
2370 mAh
9.70% more battery power
anonymous
1686
Clearly faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.9 GHz
vs
2 x 1.7 GHz
2.24x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1406
Plenty higher pixel density
Comment
441 ppi
vs
319 ppi
38.24% higher pixel density
anonymous
1209
Lots more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
1097
Modestly bigger screen size
Comment
5 "
vs
4.6 "
8.70% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1003
Measurably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
13 MP
vs
8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
990
Notably higher resolution
Comment
1920x1080 px
vs
1280x720 px
2.25x higher resolution
anonymous
715
Vastly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
0.3 MP
6.67x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
539
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
462
Vastly faster downloads
Comment
100 MBits/s
vs
42 MBits/s
2.38x faster downloads
anonymous
412
Lighter
Comment
130 g
vs
155 g
25 g lighter
anonymous
389
Plenty thinner
Comment
7.9 mm
vs
10 mm
2.10 mm thinner
anonymous
383
Clearly more internal storage
Comment
64 GB
vs
8 GB
56 GB more internal storage
anonymous
354
Wireless charging
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
anonymous
330
Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Comment
Yes
vs
No
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
anonymous
171
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
153
Explicitly faster uploads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
5.8 MBits/s
8.62x faster uploads
anonymous
121
Supports ANT+
Comment
Yes
vs
No
ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices, eg. sports watches, smartphones and cycling computers.
anonymous
119
Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Faizan Ali
1
Usb otg
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can use it as media hub via otg cable
Yogesh Dembla
1
Has soft feather touch button for settings
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Faizan Ali
1
Better
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Better resale value, & brand name.
Faizan Ali
1
Andriod 4.4.4?
Comment
Yes
vs
No
No problem can flash cm11 & you're good to go true vanilla goodness on palm of your hand.
Faizan Ali
1
Ir blaster
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Have a ir blaster
Sahil Wizz Khalifa
1
Air View
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The s4 has air view and gestures that the moto x doesnt have
anonymous
-124
Less body volume
Comment
75.32 cm³
vs
87.63 cm³
16.34% less body volume
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
anonymous
361
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
213
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
121
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Karthik Thangavelu
9
Has Google now which is better than SIRI
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
anonymous
77
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
anonymous
74
Has integrated LTE
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.
anonymous
65
Has dynamic frequency scaling
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Qualcomm Krait 300
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Qualcomm Krait 300
anonymous
52
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
48
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
anonymous
47
Has out-of-order execution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.
anonymous
47
Has TrustZone
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A technology integrated into the processor to secure the device for use with features such as mobile payments and streaming video using digital rights management (DRM).

Samsung Galaxy S4 is better than Sony Xperia SP because...

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vs
No

Top 36 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia SP

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S4

anonymous
628
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.
anonymous
336
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
336
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
260
Has a two-stage shutter
Comment
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.
anonymous
110
Explicitly lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
1.08 W/kg
vs
1.55 W/kg
0.47 W/kg lower SAR for body (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 hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
anonymous
97
Explicitly lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.63 W/kg
vs
0.85 W/kg
0.22 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.
anonymous
74
Has directory organization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A directory helps to keep your music, videos and e-books organized and easy to find.
anonymous
37
Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Comment
Yes
vs
true
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
anonymous
31
Has music playback
Comment
Yes
vs
true
The device can play mp3 music files.
Martinus Kevin Sullivan
24
PlayStation Mobile Certified
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This Xperia can play apps & games from PlayStation Mobile platform. US/EU PSN ID is required to use this feature.
Martinus Kevin Sullivan
15
Dualshock 3 Controller Ready
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This Xperia can use Dualshock 3 via Bluetooth officially. No root required
Khaja Moinuddin
8
BRAVIA® Engine 2
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Robby Andri Wijaya
5
Supports NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC enables wireless payments through your device. You can also connect two NFC enabled devices just by touching them with each other.
Aravind Girish Nair
4
It has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Paul Eros
4
Multicolored Led flash ( LED notification colors)
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Different statuses indicated with different colors,you can also get apps that will let you mix and match the colors , so depending on who's calling , like red/green could be your mom while purple/orange could be work calling and on and on
Robby Andri Wijaya
3
Has a CMOS sensor
Comment
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.
Rikko Toutshuka
3
XLOUD
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Robby Andri Wijaya
2
Glove mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When this mode enable, we can unlocking the device while wearing gloves and the screnn become super sensitive
Loizos Aristides
2
Better GPU.
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The SP runs on Adreno 320, which gives significantly higher benchmarks than the S3's Mali 400mp4 (23000 vs 18000)
Robby Andri Wijaya
2
HDMI
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Via microUSB
Robby Andri Wijaya
2
Higher Graphics processor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Sony Xperia SP has Adreno 320 , but Nokia Lumia 920 just Adreno 225
Robby Andri Wijaya
2
Has a two-stage shutter
Comment
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.
Minesh Udugahapattuwa
1
Systen ui is not user frendly
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The system ui is not good in 525 that's the main reason
Martinus Kevin Sullivan
1
MHL USB Available
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can connect to TV & display it Without need HDMI Out again. Just plug USB to HDMI TV, & all set. Also, while you plug it, this phone will charge the battery.
Amir Hossein Seydloo
1
Newer producted
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Sony sp producted in 2013
Robby Andri Wijaya
1
Newer Bluetooth version 4.0
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Reduced power consumption by enabling devices to remain paired, or connected to each other, without requiring a continual stream of data to be transferred between the devices.
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