Comparing Nokia Lumia 925 vs Sony Xperia V

1. Nokia Lumia 925

47 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 925 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 925 vs Sony Xperia V

1.More battery power
2000mAhvs 1750mAh (Sony Xperia V)
2.Modestly bigger screen size
4.5"vs 4.3" (Sony Xperia V)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.A lot higher resolution
768 x 1,280pxvs 720 x 1,280px (Sony Xperia V)
4.Noticeably more megapixels (photo, front camera)
1.2MPvs 0.3MP (Sony Xperia V)
5.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
8.5mmvs 10.7mm (Sony Xperia V)
7.Has built-in optical image stabilization
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
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.
8.Appreciably more internal storage
16GBvs 8GB (Sony Xperia V)
9.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
10.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
11.Distinctly faster downloads
100MBits/svs 42MBits/s (Sony Xperia V)
12.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
13.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
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.
14.Has a dual-LED flash
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
15.Has a two-stage shutter
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
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.
16.Considerably more microphone(s)
2vs 1 (Sony Xperia V)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
17.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
18.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
19.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
20.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
21.Significantly faster uploads
50MBits/svs 5.8MBits/s (Sony Xperia V)
22.Has manual focus
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
This allows to manually set the focus.
23.Less body volume
78cm³vs 89.72cm³ (Sony Xperia V)
24.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
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.
25.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
26.Has touch autofocus
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
27.Has a AMOLED Display
Deeper blacks and Brighter Whites, The display literaly disappears, you wont be able to distinguish the screen from the bezel
28.Has Gorilla Glass 2 display
Gorilla® Glass 2 with NDR enables improved damage resistance and toughness compared to former glass compositions.
29.Has PureView Technology
Award-winning PureView technology, Carl Zeiss optics and six physical lenses. The Nokia Lumia 925 lets you capture the great moments, day or night.
30.And its not apple
31.Newer Bluetooth version 4.0
reduced power consumption by enabling devices to remain paired, or connected to each other, without requiring a continual stream of data to be transferred between the devices.
32.Looks nicer
The aluminum frame and thinner body put this phone on the same playing field as the iPhone 5 or HTC One
33.Mac Compatibility
The phone doesn't need any software to communicate with mac. I have a mac and its awesome
34.Has free maps
Free maps are cool
35.Qualcomm Snapdragon™ S4 Dual-core 1.5 GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
Windows Phone 8
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia V)
Nokia Lumia 925
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2. Sony Xperia V

16 Reasons why Sony Xperia V is better

Comparing Sony Xperia V vs Nokia Lumia 925

1.Noticeably higher pixel density
341ppivs 334ppi (Nokia Lumia 925)
2.Sizably more megapixels (photo)
13MPvs 8.7MP (Nokia Lumia 925)
3.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 925)
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.
120gvs 139g (Nokia Lumia 925)
5.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 925)
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 a removable battery
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 925)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
7.Is dustproof and water resistant
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 925)
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
65mmvs 70.6mm (Nokia Lumia 925)
9.Weather sealed
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 925)
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
10.Appreciably newer Bluetooth version
4vs 3 (Nokia Lumia 925)
11.Plays Adobe Flash
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 925)
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
12.Supports 4g
the HTC desire 600 doesn't support 4g
Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15)
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 925)
Sony Xperia V
Sony Xperia V specs
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