Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Sony Xperia Z vs HTC One

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Display

Size:

5.0 inches
5.0 inches
4.7 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 441 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 443 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 468 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
TFT
S-LCD 3

Screen-to-body:

71.91 %
68.91 %
65.00 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 8974
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T

Processor:

Quad-core, 1900 MHz, Krait 300
Quad-core, 1500 MHz, Krait
Quad-core, 1700 MHz, Krait 300

GPU:

Adreno 320
Adreno 320
Adreno 320

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
2GB
2GB DDR2

Internal storage:

64GB
16GB, available to use: 11 GB
64GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.2, 4.3, 4.2.2)
Android (5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.2, 4.3, 4.2.2, 4.1.2)
Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.3, 4.4.2, 4.3, 4.2.2, 4.1.2), HTC Sense UI

Battery

Capacity:

2600 mAh
2330 mAh
2300 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

13 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, BSI sensor)
13.1 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)
4 MP (OIS, Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.14 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 2 μm

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features:

EIS
HDR, EIS, Video calling
OIS, HDR, Video calling

Front:

2 MP
2.2 MP
2.1 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

5.38 x 2.75 x 0.31 inches (136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm)
5.47 x 2.80 x 0.31 inches (139 x 71 x 7.9 mm)
5.41 x 2.69 x 0.37 inches (137.4 x 68.2 x 9.3 mm)

Weight:

4.59 oz (130.0 g)
5.15 oz (146.0 g)
5.04 oz (143.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic
Back: Glass

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP57

Features:

Notification light

Keys:

Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control

Colors:

Black, Blue, Red, White
Black, Purple, White
Black, Red, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800 Lower)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800 Lower)
Bands 18(800 Lower), 3(1800), 7(2600)

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Micro SIM
Micro SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Beats Audio

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL, MirrorLink, TV-out
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL, TV-out

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS
FM

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, OTG, Charging, Video out
Mass storage device, Video out, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging, Video out

HDMI:

Yes
Yes

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Gesture, Humidity, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3
M3, T4

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, (MP3)
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
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 14, 2013
Jan 19, 2013
Feb 20, 2013

FCC ID value:

A3LGTI9505 link
PY7PM-0280 link
NM8PN07120 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.50 W/kg
0.52 W/kg
1.26 W/kg

Body:

0.65 W/kg
0.61 W/kg
0.69 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.17 W/kg
1.57 W/kg
1.58 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.67 W/kg
1.10 W/kg
0.69 W/kg

Buyers information

In The Box:

Quick charger EP881, USB media cable, Wired Headset EX300AP, Internal battery

Availability

Officially announced:

Mar 14, 2013
Jan 07, 2013
Feb 19, 2013
This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.
FCC OKs Cingular\'s purchase of AT&T Wireless