Compare Sony Xperia Z Ultra VS Nokia Lumia 1520

Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Larger screen
  • 6.4 inch vs 6.0 inch vs 5.2 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 2.0 MP vs 1.2 MP vs 2.2 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Is waterproof
  • Yes vs No vs Yes
    Waterproof phones can be used in wet environments, even under water upto 1 m.
  • Has NFC
  • Yes vs Yes vs No
    NFC enables faster sharing of content between NFC devices, one tap payment options, etc.
  • Much thinner
  • 6.5 mm vs 8.7 mm vs 7.3 mm
    Slim handsets are easy to handle or pocket, and look stylish
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  • Larger screen
  • 6.4 inch vs 6.0 inch vs 5.2 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 8.0 MP vs 20.0 MP vs 20.7 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Higher battery capacity
  • 3050 mAH vs 3400 mAH vs 3100 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Sharper screen
  • 344 ppi vs 367 ppi vs 424 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Much more internal memory
  • 16.0 GB vs 32.0 GB vs 16.0 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Has Gorilla Glass
  • No vs Yes vs No
    Gorilla Glass protects smartphone's screen from scratches and minor knocks.
  • Has NFC
  • Yes vs Yes vs No
    NFC enables faster sharing of content between NFC devices, one tap payment options, etc.
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  • Faster processor
  • 2200 MHz Quad core vs 2200 MHz Quad core vs 2500 MHz Quad core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much more RAM
  • 2.0 GB vs 2.0 GB vs 3.0 GB
    More RAM results in faster loading of multiple apps.
  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 8.0 MP vs 20.0 MP vs 20.7 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Higher battery capacity
  • 3050 mAH vs 3400 mAH vs 3100 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Much sharper screen
  • 344 ppi vs 367 ppi vs 424 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Much more expandable memory
  • 64 GB vs 64 GB vs 128 GB
    More expandable storage allows having more songs, photos, videos, etc.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 2.0 MP vs 1.2 MP vs 2.2 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Is waterproof
  • Yes vs No vs Yes
    Waterproof phones can be used in wet environments, even under water upto 1 m.
  • Much lighter
  • 212.0 grams vs 209.0 grams vs 163.0 grams
    Lightweight devices can be held tirelessly for a long time

Editor's Comments:
  • A standout design
  • The Sony Xperia Z3 boasts a stylish new design that features curvy sides and stands out in both look and feel
  • Powerful innards
  • Loaded with a 2.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 CPU and 3GB of RAM, it makes mince meat of all apps and games thrown at it... even heavy ones.
  • A digicam killer
  • With its 20.7-megapixel primary camera that flaunts impressive features, you can leave your digicam at home.
  • Impervious to dust and water
  • With its IP 65/68 rating, the Xperia Z3 can withstand both dust and water. You can even take it in the shower with you, or shoot pictures underwater.
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Design
Operating system Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) Windows 8 Android 4.4 (KitKat)
Dimensions

    Height:179 mm

    Width:92 mm

    Thickness:6.5 mm

    Height:162.8 mm

    Width:85.4 mm

    Thickness:8.7 mm

    Height:146.5 mm

    Width:72 mm

    Thickness:7.3 mm

Weight 212 grams 209 grams 163 grams
Ruggedness Dust proof,Water proof Dust proof,Water proof
Available Colors                      
Hardware
System chip Qualcomm MSM8274 or MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 Qualcomm MSM8274 or MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801
Processor Quad core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400, Quad core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400, Quad core, 2500 MHz,
2D/3D GPU
  • Adreno 330
RAM 2 GB 2 GB 3 GB
Built-in storage 16 GB 32 GB 16 GB
Memory card support Upto 64 GB microSD Upto 64 GB microSD Upto 128 GB microSD
Display
Physical size 6.4 Inch 6.0 Inch 5.2 Inch
Display resolution 1080x1920 (344 ppi) 1080x1920 (367 ppi) 1080x1920 (424 ppi)
Display Technology LCD IPS LCD LCD
Color Density 16M 16M 16M
Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch
Camera
Primary Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 20 MP, 4472 x 4472 20.7 MP, 5248 x 3936
Flash LED Flash Dual LED Flash LED Flash
Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
Dedicated Camera Button
Features
  • Auto Focus
  • Auto Focus
  • Optical image stabilization
  • PureView
  • Auto Focus
  • Exmor-R CMOS image sensor
  • Geo tagging
  • High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
  • ISO control
  • Red-eye Reduction
  • Scenes
Video Capture Yes, RealVideo, Digital image stabilization,High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) Yes, Stereo sound recording,Video light Yes
Video Resolution 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps 3840 x 2160p, 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps
Secondary camera 2 MP, 1600 x 1200 1.2 MP, 1280 x 960 2.2 MP, 1712 x 1280
Network
SIM Type Micro, GSM Nano, GSM GSM
Network technology GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA,LTE
Data HSDPA 42 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.8 Mbit/s(Upload) HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload) LTE 150 Mbit/s(Download), 50 Mbit/s(Upload), HSDPA 42 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.8 Mbit/s(Upload)
3G Yes Yes Yes
4G
  • Yes
GPRS
  • Yes
  • 107 kbps
  • Yes
  • Yes
EDGE
  • Yes
  • 296 kbps
  • Yes
  • 236.8 kbps
  • Yes
GPS A-GPS,Glonass A-GPS,Glonass A-GPS,GPS
Connectivity
Bluetooth Version 4.0, A2DP Version 4.0, A2DP Version 4.0
Wi-Fi 802.11

    Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

    Standard:a,ac,b,g,n

    Mobile Hotspot:Yes

    Wi-Fi Direct:Yes

    Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

    Standard:a,b,g,n

    Features:Dual antennas

    Mobile Hotspot:Yes

    Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

    Standard:a,b,g,n

USB USB 2.0, microUSB 2.0 microUSB 2.0 USB 3.0, microUSB,microUSB 2.0
Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm 3.5mm
External Device connector DLNA, NFC, TV-Out Computer sync, DLNA, NFC, OTA sync, Tethering
Battery
Talk time 14 Hours(2G), 16 Hours(3G) 27.4 Hours(2G), 25.1 Hours(3G) 19 Hours(2G)
Stand-by time 790 Hours(2G), 820 Hours(3G) 768 Hours(2G), 768 Hours(3G) 740 Hours(2G)
Battery Capacity 3050 mAh, Li-ion 3400 mAh, Li-ion 3100 mAh, Li-ion
Multimedia
Music player
  • eAAC+, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
  • Album, Artist, Playlists
  • Album art cover, Background playback
  • 3GP, AAC, AMR, eAAC+, M4A (Apple lossless), MP3, WAV, WMA
  • 3GPP, MP3, MP4, OGG, WAV
Video player
  • H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV, Xvid, DivX
  • 3G2, 3GP, AVI, H.263, H.264, MOV, MPEG4, VC-1, WMV, Xvid, DivX
  • 3GPP, AVI, MPEG4, WebM, Xvid
Radio

    Radio:FM

    Features:RDS,Stereo FM

    Radio:FM

    Radio:FM

Pre-loaded Apps
Sensors
Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light sensor, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Compass, Light sensor, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor
Phone Features
Phonebook
  • Yes
  • Practically Unlimited
  • Yes
  • Practically Unlimited
  • Yes
  • Practically Unlimited
Organizer Android Market, Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, To-Do, Alarm, Document viewer Android Market, Calculator, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer
Keypad Landscape mode
Sales Pack Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card
Availability
Officially announced 24-Jun-2013 12-Sep-2013 03-Sep-2014
Market status Available Available Upcoming, 30-Dec-2014
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