Sony Xperia Z2 vs Apple iPhone 5s

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Display

Size:

5.2 inches
4.0 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 424 PPI
1136 x 640 pixels, 326 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

69.17 %
60.82 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Peak brightness:

500 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AB
Apple A7

Processor:

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

GPU:

Adreno 330
PowerVR G6430

RAM:

3GB LPDDR3
1GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

16GB
64GB, not expandable

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

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:

3200 mAh
1570 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

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

Specifications:

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)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features:

HDR
Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS

Front:

2.2 MP
1.2 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1280x720 (HD)

Design

Dimensions:

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:

5.75 oz (163.0 g)
3.95 oz (112.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass
Back: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP58

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control, Other

Colors:

Black, Purple, White
Gold, Silver, Space gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+)

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

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

Radio:

FM, RDS

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
Lightning

Features:

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

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M4, T4

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jul 23, 2014
Sep 20, 2013

FCC ID value:

PY7PM-0745
BCG-E2642A

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.94 W/kg
1.18 W/kg

Body:

0.87 W/kg
1.18 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg
1.58 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.89 W/kg
1.20 W/kg

Buyers information

In The Box:

Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation

Availability

Officially announced:

Feb 24, 2014
Sep 10, 2013
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