Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Sony Xperia Z

Top 27 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S4

Compared to Sony Xperia Z

anonymous
3086
A bit more battery power
Comment
2600 mAh
vs
2400 mAh
8.33% more battery power
anonymous
2501
Way faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.9 GHz
vs
4 x 1.5 GHz
26.67% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
849
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
813
Lighter
Comment
130 g
vs
146 g
16 g lighter
anonymous
596
Significantly more internal storage
Comment
64 GB
vs
16 GB
48 GB more internal storage
anonymous
555
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
401
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
225
A bit narrower
Comment
69.8 mm
vs
71 mm
1.20 mm narrower
anonymous
221
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
188
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, 2015)
anonymous
168
A little bit shorter
Comment
136.6 mm
vs
139 mm
2.40 mm shorter
anonymous
84
Sizably 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
43
A little less body volume
Comment
75.32 cm³
vs
77.97 cm³
3.52% less body volume
Filsuf Navas
6
Slow motion video function is available in S4 also
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Aadarsh Ps
6
Better graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Filsuf Navas
5
Has functional NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Yogesh Dembla
4
Has soft feather touch button for settings
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Maxwell Luk
4
Cheaper parts
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Replacing parts (battery or screen etc) is much cheaper due to the high production and popularity
Ajdin Hasanefendić
4
Upgradable to Android Lolipop
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can upgrade the Android OS to 5.0 on this phone but there will be a few bugs.
Filsuf Navas
4
Can use a Bluetooth Mouse with No additional hardware/cost
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Having the freedom to control/navigate using a wireless(bluetooth) mouse while screen sharing on a TV or bigger display(or on the device itself) is a great advantage.
Luis Miguel Ellis
4
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.
Filsuf Navas
3
Has Data Usage monitor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Can easily monitor/set limit the network data usage based on your carrier restrictions or your package.
Mohammed Irfan
2
Lollipop update
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It turns into like s5
Mohammed Irfan
2
It has lollipop update
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Better UI and smoother,faster.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
anonymous
243
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
185
Vastly 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
268
Appreciably 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 Eleven Reasons for the

Sony Xperia Z

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S4

anonymous
906
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
727
Is dustproof and water resistant
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
anonymous
541
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
286
Weather sealed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Abed Namel
17
Has an optional wireless battery charger
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Very useful and convenient
Syed Daim Imam
7
Has OTG capabilities
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Accepts usb memory sticks via adapter
Liam Oconnor
1
Higher megapixel camera
Comment
Yes
vs
No
20.7 vs 13
Khairul Daniel Kero
1
Has 16 megapixel camera
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Can have clear camera view
Nishada Salgado
1
M7 have pink issu on low light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Its not good pink issu is a bad on low light
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.
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064
Christopher Woodhouse
1
Integrated LTE modem
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Built in LTE allows for greater connectivity and does not require a separate modem (which saves space and money)

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

Yes
vs
No

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