38points

Sony Xperia M5

72points

Sony Xperia Z5

Sony Xperia M5
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Sony Xperia M5 vs Sony Xperia Z5

Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5
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72
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Why is Sony Xperia M5 better than Sony Xperia Z5?

  • 14g lighter
    142.5gvs156.5g
  • 0.1mm narrower
    72mmvs72.1mm
  • 1mm shorter
    145mmvs146mm

Why is Sony Xperia Z5 better than Sony Xperia M5?

  • 11.54% more battery power
    2900mAhvs2600mAh
  • 4% bigger screen size
    5.2"vs5"
  • 6.98% more megapixels (main camera)
    23MPvs21.5MP
  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • 16GB more internal storage
    32GBvs16GB
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 0.2mm thinner
    7.4mmvs7.6mm
  • 2x faster downloads
    300MBits/svs150MBits/s

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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

2.Weather sealed
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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

3.thickness

7.6mm

7.4mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

142.5g

156.5g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

72mm

72.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

145mm

146mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

441ppi

423ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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"

5.2"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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

For example

ZTE Blade V8 16GB

4.Has AES
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.OpenGL version

3.1 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)

3.1 (Android 5.1 Lollipop)

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

蘋果iPhone 5S 銀色

4

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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

Cameras

1.megapixels

21.5MP

23MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

2160 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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

3.front camera megapixels

13MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.widest aperture

f/2.2

f/1.8

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

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

5.has a front camera
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

For example

Vivo Z1 Lite

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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

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 radio
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

Battery

1.battery power

2600mAh

2900mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a battery level indicator
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.has a rechargeable battery
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5
2.Has offline voice recognition
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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

3.Supports Java
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5
5.Is free and open source
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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
Sony Xperia M5
Sony Xperia Z5

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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