Sony Xperia U vs Sony Xperia J

Top Twelve Reasons for the

Sony Xperia U

Compared to Sony Xperia J

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Measurably faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1 GHz
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1 x 1 GHz
2x faster CPU clock speed
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Higher pixel density
280 ppi
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245 ppi
14.29% higher pixel density
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Notably faster downloads
14.4 MBits/s
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7.2 MBits/s
2x faster downloads
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Notably more internal storage
8 GB
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4 GB
4 GB more internal storage
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Has a BSI sensor
Yes
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No
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
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Lighter
110 g
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124 g
14 g lighter
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Significantly more microphone(s)
2
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1
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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Has a video light
Yes
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No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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Has manual ISO
Yes
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No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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Has manual white balance
Yes
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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.
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Has stunning Illumination LED Light.
Yes
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No
The light beam on the bottom of the phone that lights up when receive notification or changes color depending on the color of the theme. It also lights up and change solar while viewing photos and playing music.
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Appreciably narrower
54 mm
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61 mm
7 mm narrower
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Shorter
112 mm
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124.3 mm
12.30 mm shorter

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Top 27 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia J

Compared to Sony Xperia U

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A lot more battery power
1750 mAh
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1320 mAh
32.58% more battery power
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Bigger screen size
4 "
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3.5 "
14.29% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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Has an external memory slot
Yes
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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.
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Has branded damage resistant glass
Yes
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No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
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Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
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No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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Lots thinner
9.2 mm
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12 mm
2.80 mm thinner
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Considerably lower SAR for head (EU)
0.73 W/kg
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1.62 W/kg
0.89 W/kg lower SAR for head (EU). 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 2.0 W/kg in the EU.
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Marginally less body volume
69.76 cm³
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72.5 cm³
3.93% less body volume
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
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No
Top 19 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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Supports widgets
Yes
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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.
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The browser has word wrap
Yes
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No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
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Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Yes
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No
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Has NFC
Yes
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No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Yes
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No
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Can be used as a WiFi hot spot
Yes
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No
With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.
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Has free navigation software
Yes
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No
Free navigation software with free map data and updates included, no need to buy an dedicated navigation device.
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Has free syncing OTA
Yes
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No
All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
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Can be updated over-the-air
Yes
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No
It can be updated over the air (OTA) w/o connecting to a computer
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Copy and paste features in web browser
Yes
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No
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Has a search browser
Yes
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No
With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
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Supports video chat
Yes
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No
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Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device
Yes
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No
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You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Yes
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No
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Different virtual keyboards can be installed
Yes
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No
Android allows to easily change the software keyboards and the Play Store offers keyboards from many vendors.
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Sharing menu
Yes
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No
The sharing menu is best on Android
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Has turn by turn directions
Yes
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No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
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Is open source software
Yes
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No
Open Source Software makes the world a better place.
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Beautiful shape attery backup and clear camera viwith good b
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No
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Motorola g
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No
Nokia lumia 720
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Best Facebook Messenger app with chat heads
Yes
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No
The Android Facebook Messenger app has an intuitive and fast interface with so called chat heads lying above other apps (in contrast to the Facebook Messenger app of other OSes).

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