Sony Xperia Tablet Z vs Apple iPad 4

Top 25 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia Tablet Z

Compared to Apple iPad 4

anonymous
164
Measurably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.5 GHz
vs
2 x 1.4 GHz
2.14x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
110
Plenty more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
102
Has an external memory slot
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
anonymous
101
A bit bigger screen size
Comment
10.1 "
vs
9.7 "
4.12% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
80
Has stereo speakers
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
anonymous
78
Can be charged via standard USB cable
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
anonymous
77
Lots thinner
Comment
6.9 mm
vs
9.4 mm
2.50 mm thinner
anonymous
65
Plenty lighter
Comment
495 g
vs
652 g
157 g lighter
anonymous
60
Considerably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8.1 MP
vs
5 MP
1.62x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
59
Substantially more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2.2 MP
vs
1.2 MP
1.83x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
42
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
anonymous
40
Is DLNA certified
Comment
Yes
vs
No
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
anonymous
40
Shorter
Comment
172 mm
vs
185.7 mm
13.70 mm shorter
anonymous
37
Has manual white balance
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
anonymous
36
Much less body volume
Comment
315.69 cm³
vs
421.03 cm³
33.37% less body volume
anonymous
35
Is dustproof and water resistant
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
anonymous
35
Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
anonymous
32
Weather sealed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
anonymous
354
The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
anonymous
339
Supports widgets
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
anonymous
222
Is free and open source
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
anonymous
217
Has offline voice recognition
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
anonymous
203
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
195
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Sony Xperia Tablet Z is better than Apple iPad 4 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 13 Reasons for the

Apple iPad 4

Compared to Sony Xperia Tablet Z

anonymous
125
Considerably higher resolution
Comment
2048x1536 px
vs
1920x1200 px
36.53% higher resolution
anonymous
115
Higher pixel density
Comment
264 ppi
vs
224 ppi
17.86% higher pixel density
anonymous
104
Explicitly more battery power
Comment
11560 mAh
vs
6000 mAh
1.93x more battery power
anonymous
49
Direct updates by OS vendor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
anonymous
49
Explicitly narrower
Comment
241.2 mm
vs
266 mm
24.80 mm narrower
anonymous
48
Has an IPS screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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.
anonymous
45
Substantially more internal storage
Comment
128 GB
vs
32 GB
96 GB more internal storage
anonymous
33
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
anonymous
26
Has AirPlay
Comment
Yes
vs
No
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
iOS 7.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for iOS 7.0
anonymous
252
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
76
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
anonymous
24
Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
anonymous
23
Supports slow motion video recording
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Apple iPad 4 is better than Sony Xperia Tablet Z because...

Yes
vs
No

Compare with other products

x
Join