A bit more battery power
2600 mAh vs 2400 mAh—8.33% more battery power
Way faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.9 GHz
4 x 1.5 GHz
4 x 1.9 GHz vs 4 x 1.5 GHz—26.67% faster CPU clock speed
Has a removable battery
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
Vastly higher memory bandwidth
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.
Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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.
Noticeably higher GeekBench result
752 vs 491 —261 higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2013)
69.8 mm vs 71 mm—1.20 mm narrower
A bit less body volume
75.32 cm³ vs 77.97 cm³—3.52% less body volume
130 g vs 146 g—16 g lighter
A bit shorter
136.6 mm vs 139 mm—2.40 mm shorter
You can buy an official gamepad for it
Great if you want to use it for gaming, just attach the gamepad and use the screen as a monitor.