Sony Xperia Z camera compared against Nokia’s juggernauts, the 808, N8, Lumia 920

The Sony Xperia Z boasts a 13-megapixel camera with the new Exmor RS sensor and back-side illumination…
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19. No_Nonsense unregistered

And the dislikes are coming in 3...2...1. Half of them are android fans who want to thrust their opinion as always true down others throats, half of them blindly hate anything non-android, half of them know nothing about laws, company policies and patent system yet come and comment here.

50. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4767; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

I can't understand them hard core fans! It's all there for them to see yet they can't seem to digest it! I like Android, i like Nokia...i like everything in technology that is reasonable and rational. But when people comment silly things like this...it's just stupid. Why wouldn't we agree that Z has the better camera if the images were clean, clear and better than the 808 or 920 or whatever the competition is? Man! It's war down here...

89. sbw44

Posts: 433; Member since: Dec 04, 2012

LOL Sony is still trying to catch up to the N8!!! These fan boys just cant accept that Nokia has better camera's then their laggy Quad Core androids, which they actually have no use for except benchmark score's! Lmao!

144. Dastrix unregistered

LOL his field of view is probably even smaller than the one on the Xperia Z!

11. Coolkid

Posts: 25; Member since: Nov 01, 2012

PW 808 > Z or N8 > 920 > S...

16. hipnotika

Posts: 353; Member since: Mar 06, 2013

pureview 808 > lumia 920 > n8 > xperia z this is the truth. i am not fan of anyone.

18. aco96

Posts: 244; Member since: Oct 12, 2012

Nokia 808 is outstanding, Xperia S and N8 are very good too. Lumia 920's photos look noisy, and Xperia Z has blurry photos with very low details.

20. rgxVOiD

Posts: 440; Member since: Aug 30, 2012

Sony, fix your f**king software on the other note, this can be easily faked since PA hates Sony

21. ahhxd717

Posts: 332; Member since: Dec 08, 2011

I wish they compared more "real life" pictures. A lot of these just looked zoomed in so obviously the 808 will fare better. How about comparing pics people would actually take on a day to day basis?

76. shikroi

Posts: 187; Member since: Sep 24, 2012

None of them were zoomed in. The 808 has a wider fov, its as simple as that.

94. dexter_jdr

Posts: 1163; Member since: Jun 28, 2012

they are all zoomed in. zoomed on maximum zoom of the phone's capability.

92. sbw44

Posts: 433; Member since: Dec 04, 2012

Looks like you just Gaga! like ur avatar.

22. Andrewtst

Posts: 696; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

Xperia Z output was too bad ! OMG!

25. Sarajevo

Posts: 38; Member since: Nov 30, 2012

This guy has "shaking" hands. All pictures are bad and unclear, especially on Sony. Also, I think he used old version of L920 without update of camera app.

28. SIGPRO

Posts: 2810; Member since: Oct 03, 2012

Again they used a Lumia 920 with old firmware! But syill Nokia rocks the camera department in phones!

29. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

Xperia S the worst...

36. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

I mean the camera, the device itself is not bad

31. UrbanPhantom

Posts: 949; Member since: Oct 30, 2012

Nokia obviously has the best smartphone cams, but lets agree to dissagree, coz the Android brats won't ever be able to let this rest ;o)

33. SonyFan

Posts: 22; Member since: Jan 22, 2013

Wow Xperia Z really good

41. lonestrider

Posts: 88; Member since: Mar 31, 2012

I don't think comparing another camera with 808's is a good idea. 808 have the best camera. But not the OS. Hahaha. Even 920's camera isn't better, I think.

95. sbw44

Posts: 433; Member since: Dec 04, 2012

What does the OS have to do with a camera comparison? plus that Symbian device has more features then an iphone! also it can do everything what android can do with less resources!

43. Googlethis

Posts: 179; Member since: Jul 05, 2012

I enjoy using my 808 for taking pics wasnt decent investment now if I can find more things to use it for beyond taking pictures

46. chaoticrazor

Posts: 2347; Member since: Aug 28, 2012

i use mine as my main phone, does all i need and more. i know most on here cant understand symbian is a good os still and if you not into loads of apps and games its great. this sensless hate when symbian is brought up is stupid

52. No_Nonsense unregistered

You and UrbanPhantom should shut up. Everyone who feels Nokia/Apple/iOS/Symbian/MeeGo/WP/MS are good should do the same and leave this forum. The only thing is android is god. Accept it or leave it. If you know what I mean/

54. Googlethis

Posts: 179; Member since: Jul 05, 2012

Never had a problem with symbian just learning how to use it still not hating or anything I actually dont use my note 2 and iphone 5 to learn how to use the phone.

56. chaoticrazor

Posts: 2347; Member since: Aug 28, 2012

its not hard to learn if you picked up android etc main plus points are battery consumption and the fact it runs smooth on less then other os's

57. Googlethis

Posts: 179; Member since: Jul 05, 2012

Havnt had it very long like learning everything I can about it

47. BLikens1619

Posts: 67; Member since: Apr 12, 2008

I have a hard time believing that the settings for image stabilization on the Xperia Z were not turned on. My Xperia Ion with little less of a camera takes better quality photos.

58. drpain

Posts: 85; Member since: Feb 07, 2013

Wow. So let's see: Terrible washed out screen Poor viewing angles Amateur ergonomics No SD card Non removable battery Mediocre battery life No wireless charging No dedicated camera button Super expensive Fragile glass back 2012 processor tech Missing anything? Sony is so obsolete in today's tech world. Wonder how much longer they will hang around...

63. SamsungFan

Posts: 201; Member since: Apr 16, 2012

Lumia 920 No sd card slot Poor os Less apps Dual core processor. Others are using quad core and now moving to octa core Non removable battery Poor multi tasking Weight of a brick

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