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Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Sony Xperia Z

Top 23 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S4

Compared to Sony Xperia Z

Maxwell Luk
1
Cheaper partsnew
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Replacing parts (battery or screen etc) is much cheaper due to the high production and popularity
anonymous
2602
Marginally more battery power
Comment
2600 mAh
vs
2400 mAh
8.33% more battery power
anonymous
2042
Amply faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.9 GHz
vs
4 x 1.5 GHz
26.67% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
675
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
598
Lighter
Comment
130 g
vs
146 g
16 g lighter
anonymous
461
Significantly more internal storage
Comment
64 GB
vs
16 GB
48 GB more internal storage
anonymous
456
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
363
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
180
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
149
Higher GeekBench result
Comment
752
vs
491
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
anonymous
82
A bit narrower
Comment
69.8 mm
vs
71 mm
1.20 mm narrower
anonymous
78
Noticeably higher memory bandwidth
Comment
12.8 GB/s
vs
8.5 GB/s
4.30 GB/s higher memory bandwidth. A higher memory bandwidth means the memory can be accessed faster and therefore data can be retrieved quicker, having a positive effect on the performance.
anonymous
17
A little bit shorter
Comment
136.6 mm
vs
139 mm
2.40 mm shorter
Adil Chishti
12
Cheap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Cheap about 25%
Faizan Ali
8
Ir blaster
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Have a ir blaster
Navjot Sethi
4
Support 4k
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Because of 4.4 kitkat android
Yogesh Dembla
2
Has soft feather touch button for settings
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Faizan Ali
2
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.
Luis Miguel Ellis
1
Has kids mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows the kid to use the phone but in safer ways in which the iphone restrictions the phone to be used by kids.
Adil Chishti
0
It is cheaper and just as good
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
-44
Marginally less body volume
Comment
75.32 cm³
vs
77.97 cm³
3.52% less body volume
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
anonymous
163
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
121
Sizably higher ram speed
Comment
600 MHz
vs
533 MHz
67 MHz higher ram speed. It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
Qualcomm Adreno 320 (450MHz)
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Qualcomm Adreno 320 (450MHz)
anonymous
188
Distinctly 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.

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

Yes
vs
No

Top Eight Reasons for the

Sony Xperia Z

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S4

anonymous
744
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
609
Is dustproof and water resistant
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
anonymous
420
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
230
Weather sealed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
anonymous
79
Has directory organization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A directory helps to keep your music, videos and e-books organized and easy to find.
Abed Namel
15
Has an optional wireless battery charger
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Very useful and convenient
Syed Daim Imam
6
Has OTG capabilities
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Accepts usb memory sticks via adapter
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.

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

Yes
vs
No

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