Lumia 930 vs Xperia Z2 vs iPhone 5s: specs comparison

Lumia 930 vs Xperia Z2 vs iPhone 5s: specs comparison
Two of the heavy-hitters Nokia's new Lumia 930 will have have to face, once it gets released this June, are the Sony Xperia Z2 and, naturally, the Apple iPhone 5s. Frankly, these are all top-shelf devices, and the Lumia 930 can fit into this class with remarkable ease. How do we know that? Well, Nokia's upcoming global flagship smartphone will be packed with all the hardware features needed to deliver a seamless user experience. This includes a 5" 1080p screen, a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset, a 20 MP camera with OIS and more.

Of course, Sony's Xperia Z2 and Apple's iPhone 5s are just as impressive in their grandeur, and since we just can't wait to take a nice, in-depth look at how all these smartphones compare, we simply decided to throw a quick specs match-up to see how things are shaping up. Ladies and gentlemen, behold our specs comparison!

Nokia Lumia 930 vs Sony Xperia Z2 vs Apple iPhone 5s

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Display

Size

5.0 inches
5.2 inches
4.0 inches

Technology

AMOLED
IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

70.78 %
69.17 %
60.82 %

Peak brightness

 
 
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass
Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 8974-AA
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AB
Apple A7

Processor

Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400
Quad-core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400
Dual-core, 1300 MHz, Cyclone, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
Adreno 330
PowerVR G6430

RAM

2GB LPDDR3
3GB LPDDR3
1GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

32GB
16GB
64GB, not expandable

OS

Windows Phone, 8.1
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.2)
iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x, 8.x, 7.x)

Battery

Capacity

2420 mAh
3200 mAh
1570 mAh

Talk time

11.50 hours
the average is 17 h (995 min)
15.00 hours
the average is 17 h (995 min)
 

Stand-by time

23.0 days (552 hours)
the average is 21 days (514 h)
28.8 days (690 hours)
the average is 21 days (514 h)
10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 21 days (514 h)

Talk time (3G)

15.50 hours
the average is 21 h (1280 min)
19.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1280 min)
10.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1280 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

 
30.8 days (740 hours)
the average is 26 days (617 h)
 

Music playback

86.00 hours
120.00 hours
40.00 hours

Video playback

7.50 hours
10.00 hours
10.00 hours

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

20 MP (OIS, Autofocus, BSI sensor)
20.7 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)
8 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.5"
Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.5 μm

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Recording format

MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV
MPEG4, 3GPP
 

Features

OIS, Continuous autofocus, Video light, Video calling, Video sharing
HDR
Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS

Front

1.2 MP
2.2 MP
1.2 MP

Video capture

1280x720 (HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)
1280x720 (HD)

Design

Dimensions

5.39 x 2.80 x 0.39 inches (137 x 71 x 9.8 mm)
5.78 x 2.89 x 0.32 inches (146.8 x 73.3 x 8.2 mm)
4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches (123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm)

Weight

5.89 oz (167 g)
the average is 6.5 oz (184 g)
5.75 oz (163 g)
the average is 6.5 oz (184 g)
3.95 oz (112 g)
the average is 6.5 oz (184 g)

Materials

 
Back: Glass
Back: Aluminum

Resistance

 
Water, Dust; IP 58
 

Biometrics

 
 
Fingerprint (touch)


Related phones

Lumia 930
  • Display 5.0 inches
    1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera 20 MP (Single camera)
    1.2 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, 2GB RAM
  • Storage 32GB,
  • Battery 2420 mAh
  • OS Windows Phone 8.1
Xperia Z2
  • Display 5.2 inches
    1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera 20.7 MP (Single camera)
    2.2 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon 801, 3GB RAM
  • Storage 16GB, microSDXC
  • Battery 3200 mAh
  • OS Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iPhone 5s
  • Display 4.0 inches
    1136 x 640 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP (Single camera)
    1.2 MP front
  • Hardware Apple A7, 1GB RAM
  • Storage 64GB, not expandable
  • Battery 1570 mAh
  • OS iOS 12.x

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