Sony Xperia Z1 vs Google Nexus 5

Top 30 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia Z1

Compared to Google Nexus 5

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1097
Way more battery power
3050 mAh
vs
2300 mAh
32.61% more battery power
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536
Considerably more megapixels (photo)
20.7 MP
vs
8 MP
2.59x more megapixels (photo)
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485
Marginally bigger screen size
5 "
vs
4.95 "
1.01% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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457
Has an external memory slot
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.
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300
Noticeably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
2 MP
vs
1.3 MP
1.54x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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273
Has stereo speakers
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.
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259
Is dustproof and water resistant
Yes
vs
No
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
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244
Measurably faster downloads
150 MBits/s
vs
100 MBits/s
1.50x faster downloads
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158
Has a two-stage shutter
Yes
vs
No
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.
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145
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
2
vs
2.4
Wider aperture at minimum focal length. This is the widest aperture available at the minimum focal length. 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.
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143
Has a dedicated camera button
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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132
Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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98
Marginally thinner
8.5 mm
vs
8.59 mm
0.09 mm thinner
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95
Has a BSI sensor
Yes
vs
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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70
Vastly higher maximum light sensitivity
6400 ISO
vs
3200 ISO
2x higher maximum light sensitivity. 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.
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69
Weather sealed
Yes
vs
No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
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62
Higher GeekBench result
904
vs
867
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
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50
A shade faster Internet browser (Browsermark 2.0)
3172
vs
3137
1.12% faster Internet browser (Browsermark 2.0)
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44
Has manual ISO
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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30
Supports ANT+
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.
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8
Has AF tracking
Yes
vs
No
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.
Sri Hari Vishal
4
Burst shot with flash
Yes
vs
No
It can take burst shots with flash
Sri Hari Vishal
4
Shatterproof and scratch resistant back and front
Yes
vs
No
Sri Hari Vishal
3
Has timeshift burst
Yes
vs
No
Takes 61 shots in one touch and it looks like a motion pic
Gabriel Satrio Wibowo
2
Supports Dualshock 3 Controller
Yes
vs
No
You can use PS3 Controller to play games on Sony Xperia Z1
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Sony Xperia Z1 is better than Google Nexus 5 because...

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No

Top 20 Reasons for the

Google Nexus 5

Compared to Sony Xperia Z1

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857
Somewhat faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.3 GHz
vs
4 x 2.2 GHz
4.55% faster CPU clock speed
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687
Slightly higher pixel density
445 ppi
vs
441 ppi
0.91% higher pixel density
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349
Has branded damage resistant glass
Yes
vs
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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281
Direct updates by OS vendor
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.
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273
Has built-in optical image stabilization
Yes
vs
No
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect vibrations of the camera. The lens and / or sensor move in response, adjusting the optical path. This ensures that any motion is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
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157
Noticeably more internal storage
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
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91
Way lighter
130 g
vs
169 g
39 g lighter
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55
Shoots 360° panorama
Yes
vs
No
It allows you to shoot a panorama 360° in every direction, by stitching together multiple shots that you take whilst turning on the spot. This creates a spherical 360° panorama, which allows you to look around in all directions instead of just horizontally.
Lucas Genoud
28
Cheaper
Yes
vs
No
You paie less for the performance of a more expensive expensive device
Anna Maria Priolo
23
Is a SlimPort device
Yes
vs
No
With SlimPort you can view HD content on a TV or monitor, by connecting it to the devices micro USB port.
José Muñoz
9
Have Google Experience
Yes
vs
No
Android 4.4 introduce the all-new google experience only in nexus 5
Jose Andrade
5
The Nexus 5 Is 300 dollars cheeper (unlocked)
Yes
vs
No
With the Money you saved you can buy a Nexus 7 ( 230 USD) , Logitech UE 4000 Headphones (50 USD) and have 30 dollars left
Akshay Singh Shekhawat
5
Bluetooth 3.0 With File Transfer Support
Yes
vs
No
You can Transfer Stuff easily from your phone or tablet to any other Device other than apple's shitty Airdrop service.
Lorenzo MW Gambino
4
Supports QI Charging
Yes
vs
No
This phone can charge wirelessly with any QI charging surface.
David Whovian
2
Less bloat software
Yes
vs
No
Run a smoother version of android
Adrian Ruiz Martínez
2
The Bestia experience with google apps
Yes
vs
No
The best experience with Google+,Hangouts,Chrome,Blogger,etc...
Adrian Ruiz Martínez
2
Best price
Yes
vs
No
Best price in the relation of Quality-Price
Silviu Dumitru
0
Customization, living
Yes
vs
No
On Android you have totally freedom.
Mazhar Ali Siddiquee
-4
Tell the difference
Yes
vs
No
Anna Maria Priolo
-5
Magnetic wireless charger
Yes
vs
No
The phone simply snaps into place and begins to charge.
Mrsun Patel
-5
Best feature with much lower cost
Yes
vs
No
Give lots of feature powerful device with much lower cost as compare Iphone5s.
Yasser Ehab
-5
Built in emojis
Yes
vs
No
Has a built in emojis in google keyboard
Nilesh Kubavat
-6
Excellent processor and GPU
Yes
vs
No
Patorc Isaac
-8
Open bluetooth
Yes
vs
No
Is able to send data via bluetooth to each other device with bluetooth
Thomas Fridolin Iversen
-8
Its a phone
Yes
vs
No
I like phones
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Google Nexus 5 is better than Sony Xperia Z1 because...

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