57points

Samsung Galaxy S4

32points

Sony Xperia SP

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91 facts in comparison

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Sony Xperia SP

Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP
57
points
32
points

Why is Samsung Galaxy S4 better than Sony Xperia SP?

  • 25g lighter
    130gvs155g
  • 2.1mm thinner
    7.9mmvs10mm
  • Has a removable battery
  • Wireless charging
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
  • Is a multi-user system
  • Has integrated LTE

Why is Sony Xperia SP better than Samsung Galaxy S4?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has a radio
  • 2.7mm narrower
    67.1mmvs69.8mm
  • 6mm shorter
    130.6mmvs136.6mm
  • Has a two-stage shutter
  • 0.47W/kg lower SAR for body (USA)
    1.08W/kgvs1.55W/kg
  • 0.22W/kg lower SAR for head (USA)
    0.63W/kgvs0.85W/kg

Top specs and features

Design

1.thickness

7.9mm

10mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

2.weight

130g

155g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.width

69.8mm

67.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

4.height

136.6mm

130.6mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

5.volume

75.32cm³

87.63cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

720 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

441ppi

319ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

4.screen size

5"

4.6"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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 AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

2.Has integrated graphics
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

3.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

4.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

5.RAM

2GB

1GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has NX bit
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.

Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

3.front camera megapixels

2MP

0.3MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.has a front camera
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

5.has a flash
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

6.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

2.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

3.has a radio
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

Battery

1.battery power

2600mAh

2370mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

3.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

4.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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.

6.Has sharing intents
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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