52points

Google Nexus 5 Black

64points

Sony Xperia Z2 Black

Google Nexus 5 Black
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Google Nexus 5 Black vs Sony Xperia Z2 Black

Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

Why is Google Nexus 5 Black better than Sony Xperia Z2 Black?

  • 39g lighter
    130gvs169g
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Wireless charging
  • 4.13mm narrower
    69.17mmvs73.3mm
  • 8.96mm shorter
    137.84mmvs146.8mm
  • 7.18% less body volume
    81.9cm³vs88.235608cm³
  • Shoots 360° panorama

Why is Sony Xperia Z2 Black better than Google Nexus 5 Black?

  • 39.13% more battery power
    3200mAhvs2300mAh
  • 5.05% bigger screen size
    5.2"vs4.95"
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    3GBvs2GB
  • 2.59x more megapixels (main camera)
    20.7MPvs8MP
  • 1.69x more megapixels (front camera)
    2.2MPvs1.3MP
  • Has an external memory slot
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 0.39mm thinner
    8.2mmvs8.59mm

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Design

1.weight

130g

169g

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62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

3.thickness

8.59mm

8.2mm

Best

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4.6mm

4.Weather sealed
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

5.width

69.17mm

73.3mm

Best

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42mm

6.height

137.84mm

146.8mm

Best

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67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

445ppi

424ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

4.95"

5.2"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

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.

6.has an IPS screen
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

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.

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Performance

1.CPU speed

4 x 2.3GHz

4 x 2.3GHz

Best

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10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

2GB

3GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

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.

4.internal storage

32GB

16GB

Best

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1024GB

5.semiconductor size

28nm

28nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

20.7MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

1.3MP

2.2MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

4.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

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1080 x 120fps

5.widest aperture

f/2.4

f/2

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.

Best

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1.4 & 2.6f

6.has a BSI sensor
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

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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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a radio
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

3.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Sony Xperia Z2 Black

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

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Battery

1.battery power

2300mAh

3200mAh

Best

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16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

4.has a rechargeable battery
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

5.has a battery level indicator
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.download speed

100MBits/s

150MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

2.has NFC
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

3.Is DLNA certified
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

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.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

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.

5.Bluetooth version

4

4

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

6.The browser has word wrap
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

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Miscellaneous

1.floating-point performance

0.12TFLOPS (Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2)

0.15TFLOPS (Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3)

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.

Best

Lenovo A6600

0.81TFLOPS

2.pixel rate

3.6GPixel/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2)

3.6GPixel/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3)

The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.

Best

OnePlus 2

7.2GPixel/s

3.memory bandwidth

12.8GB/s

12.8GB/s

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.

Best

OnePlus 5T

29.8GB/s

4.has a 24p cinema mode
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

5.supports AVCHD format
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

6.Is a system camera
Google Nexus 5 Black
Sony Xperia Z2 Black

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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