Comparing Apple iPhone 5 vs Sony Xperia L

1. Apple iPhone 5

29 Reasons why Apple iPhone 5 is better

Comparing Apple iPhone 5 vs Sony Xperia L

1.Amply faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.3GHzvs 2 x 1GHz (Sony Xperia L)
2.Clearly higher pixel density
326ppivs 228ppi (Sony Xperia L)
3.Sizably higher resolution
640 x 1,136pxvs 480 x 854px (Sony Xperia L)
4.Significantly more megapixels (photo, front camera)
1.2MPvs 0.3MP (Sony Xperia L)
112gvs 137g (Sony Xperia L)
7.6mmvs 9.7mm (Sony Xperia L)
7.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia L)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
8.Vastly faster downloads
100MBits/svs 21MBits/s (Sony Xperia L)
9.Significantly better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 720 x 30fps (Sony Xperia L)
10.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia L)
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.
58.6mmvs 65mm (Sony Xperia L)
123.8mmvs 128.7mm (Sony Xperia L)
13.Considerably more microphone(s)
3vs 2 (Sony Xperia L)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
14.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia L)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
15.Has a video light
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia L)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
16.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia L)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
17.Explicitly faster uploads
50MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Sony Xperia L)
18.Has AF tracking
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia L)
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.
19.Has a gyroscope
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia L)
A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
20.Significantly less body volume
55.1cm³vs 81.15cm³ (Sony Xperia L)
21.Clearly lower SAR for body (USA)
1.18W/kgvs 1.38W/kg (Sony Xperia L)
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 hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
22.Has AirPlay
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia L)
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
Apple A6
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia L)
IOS 7.0
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia L)
Apple iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5 specs
Apple iPhone 5 features
Apple iPhone 5 pros and cons
Apple iPhone 5 advantages
Apple iPhone 5 disadvantages

2. Sony Xperia L

35 Reasons why Sony Xperia L is better

Comparing Sony Xperia L vs Apple iPhone 5

1.Notably more battery power
1750mAhvs 1440mAh (Apple iPhone 5)
2.Substantially bigger screen size
4.3"vs 4" (Apple iPhone 5)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5)
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.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
5.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
6.Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5)
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
7.Has USB mass storage support
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5)
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
8.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5)
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.
9.Has NFC
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
10.Explicitly smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 32nm (Apple iPhone 5)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
11.Substantially lower SAR for head (USA)
0.79W/kgvs 1.18W/kg (Apple iPhone 5)
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 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
12.Measurably lower SAR for head (EU)
0.69W/kgvs 0.95W/kg (Apple iPhone 5)
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.
13.PlayStation Mobile Certified
This Xperia can play apps & games from PlayStation Mobile platform. US/EU PSN ID is required to use this feature.
Can get the phone customized to your liking vs only a few color options.
16.Has stunning Illumination LED Light.
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.
17.Support screen mirroring
You can play games on Sony TV wirelessly, without using any cable.
18.Bigger screen
19.Has a video light
20.Xloud Clear Audio
Better sound and clear the audio
21.“WALKMAN” application
22.It has soul
Sony rocks!!! :D
23.Sony experia v
sony experia l
24.Better GPU
Has Adreno 305 than older POWERVR Based one
25.Xperia L
asus zenfone 5
26.Newer Chipset
qualcomm snapdragon 400 msm8226 vs qualcomm snapdragon s4 plus msm8230
27.Wifi Direct/DLNA
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5)
29.LG G2
Sony Xperia L
Sony Xperia L specs
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Sony Xperia L pros and cons
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