Microsoft Lumia 650 vs Sony Xperia L

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Display

Display size

5.0 inches
4.3 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
480 x 854 pixels

Pixel density

297 ppi
228 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
TFT

Screen-to-body

68.49 %
60.85 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 8909 v2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8230

Processor

Quad-core, 1300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7
Dual-core, 1000 MHz, Krait

GPU

Adreno 304
Adreno 305

RAM

1 GB
1 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
8 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 200 GB
microSDHC up to 32 GB

OS

Windows (10 Mobile)
Android (4.2.2, 4.1.2)

Battery

Capacity

2000 mAh
1750 mAh

Type

User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

Autofocus
Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Video recording

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1280x720 (HD)

Features

Continuous autofocus, Video light, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling

Front

5 megapixels
0.3 megapixels VGA

Design

Dimensions

5.59 x 2.79 x 0.27 inches (142 x 70.9 x 6.9 mm)
5.07 x 2.56 x 0.38 inches (128.7 x 65 x 9.7 mm)

Weight

4.30 oz (122 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (176 g)
4.83 oz (137 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (176 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum
 

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Colors

Black, White
Black, Red, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
 

UMTS

850, 900, 2100 MHz
900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

HD Voice

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Music recognition

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Compass

Other

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

In The Box

Product user guide, Battery, Charger
 
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