Comparing Sony Xperia Z1 vs Samsung Galaxy S4

1. Sony Xperia Z1

43 Reasons why Sony Xperia Z1 is better

Comparing Sony Xperia Z1 vs Samsung Galaxy S4

1.Vastly more battery power
3050mAhvs 2600mAh (Samsung Galaxy S4)
2.Considerably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.2GHzvs 4 x 1.9GHz (Samsung Galaxy S4)
3.Sizably more megapixels (photo)
20.7MPvs 13MP (Samsung Galaxy S4)
4.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4)
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.
5.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
6.Is dustproof and water resistant
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4)
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
7.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
8.Distinctly faster downloads
150MBits/svs 100MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy S4)
9.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
10.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4)
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
11.Considerably wider aperture at minimum focal length
2vs 2.2 (Samsung Galaxy S4)
With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
12.Has a two-stage shutter
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4)
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.
13.Weather sealed
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4)
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
14.Bigger pixel size
1.4µm²vs 1.3µm² (Samsung Galaxy S4)
Pixel size is the surface area of each pixel on the camera sensor. Larger pixels can absorb more light. This can result in better image quality and improved low-light performance.
15.Significantly higher GeekBench result
904vs 752 (Samsung Galaxy S4)
This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2015)
16.Has AF tracking
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4)
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
17.Considerably lower SAR for body (USA)
1.15W/kgvs 1.55W/kg (Samsung Galaxy S4)
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.
18.Noticeably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.75W/kgvs 0.85W/kg (Samsung Galaxy S4)
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.
19.Measurably higher maximum light sensitivity
6400ISOvs 800ISO (Samsung Galaxy S4)
With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
20.Substantially faster Internet browser (Browsermark 2.0)
3172vs 2540 (Samsung Galaxy S4)
21.PlayStation Mobile Certified
This Xperia can play apps & games from PlayStation Mobile platform. US/EU PSN ID is required to use this feature.
22.Has glass back
A glass back looks nice
23.Supports Dualshock 3 Controller
You can use PS3 Controller to play games on Sony Xperia Z1
24.It's made with premium material's
The premiun naterials add more durability to the phone
25.Has timeshift burst
takes 61 shots in one touch and it looks like a motion pic
26.Burst shot with flash
it can take burst shots with flash
27.BRAVIA® Engine 3
it maded for LCD screen and special for sony LCD'S for more experiance in the quality of images
28.Info eye
A better way to get knowledge and infos by the camera app
29.Face unlock
30.Xz1 has a bionz chip in camera xz1
more better quality sensor and picture
31.Has exmor rs
more better in low light
32.Camera xz1 the best
because can take great quality picture underwater
33.Social live
videos are telecasted lively
34.Ar mode
augumented reality mode is awesome
35.Has a secret force restart button
you can this feature if your handphone gor hang in homescreen or another in running application
36.Have a Lolipop 5.0.2
37.Iphone пеоценивает свои девайсы
Iphone 4s стоит около 17000, такая де цена у sony z1, хотя по характеристикам сони лучше во всем
38.Built with premium materials
Aluminum frame, tempered glass front and back, and sony's omnibalance design which is futuristic
39.More stand by time
as we are not gonna use our phone all the day standby mode is useful which is better in z1 when compared to note 3
40.Price of a beer is cheaper
The price of the same amount of beer is definitely cheaper
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4)
42.Posee BIONZ
BIONZ es un motor independiente de procesamiento de las imagenes
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2. Samsung Galaxy S4

18 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S4 is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Sony Xperia Z1

1.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia Z1)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
130gvs 169g (Sony Xperia Z1)
3.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia Z1)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
7.9mmvs 8.5mm (Sony Xperia Z1)
5.Significantly more internal storage
64GBvs 16GB (Sony Xperia Z1)
69.8mmvs 73.9mm (Sony Xperia Z1)
136.6mmvs 144.4mm (Sony Xperia Z1)
8.Lots less body volume
75.32cm³vs 90.7cm³ (Sony Xperia Z1)
9.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia Z1)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
10.Gorilla glass
gorilla glas make your screen safe
11.Has soft feather touch button for settings
12.Can use a Bluetooth Mouse with No additional hardware/cost
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.
13.It's a new kids mode
for lollipop update
14.Has Air Gestures
15.User Friendly Device
This device is more Friendly than other Samsung devices
16.It has air gestures and air view
17.More Elegant
It feels good holding an S4 then the Nexus 6...
18.Slow/Fast motion recording
Can record slow and fast motion videos
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