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
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 2.0 MP vs 1.2 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Is waterproof
  • Yes vs No
    Waterproof phones can be used in wet environments, even under water upto 1 m.
  • Much thinner
  • 6.5 mm vs 8.7 mm
    Slim handsets are easy to handle or pocket, and look stylish

  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 8.0 MP vs 20.0 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Higher battery capacity
  • 3050 mAH vs 3400 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Sharper screen
  • 344 ppi vs 367 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Much more internal memory
  • 16.0 GB vs 32.0 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Has flash
  • No vs Yes
    With flash, bright photos/videos are captured even in low-light conditions.
  • Has Gorilla Glass
  • No vs Yes
    Gorilla Glass protects smartphone's screen from scratches and minor knocks.
  • Much lighter
  • 212.0 grams vs 209.0 grams
    Lightweight devices can be held tirelessly for a long time
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Design
Operating system Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) Windows 8
Dimensions

    Height:179 mm

    Width:92 mm

    Thickness:6.5 mm

    Height:162.8 mm

    Width:85.4 mm

    Thickness:8.7 mm

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

      USB USB 2.0, microUSB 2.0 microUSB 2.0
      Headphones connector 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)
      Stand-by time 790 Hours(2G), 820 Hours(3G) 768 Hours(2G), 768 Hours(3G)
      Battery Capacity 3050 mAh, Li-ion 3400 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
      Video player
      • H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV, Xvid, DivX
      • 3G2, 3GP, AVI, H.263, H.264, MOV, MPEG4, VC-1, WMV, Xvid, DivX
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Features:RDS,Stereo FM

        Radio:FM

      Pre-loaded Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light sensor, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Compass, Light sensor, Proximity sensor
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • 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
      Keypad Landscape mode
      Sales Pack Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card
      Availability
      Officially announced 24-Jun-2013 12-Sep-2013
      Market status Available Available
      Price list

      ebay.in

      Rs.25,909
      Rs.40,574

      amazon.in

      Rs.28,575
      Rs.37,881

      paytm.com

      Rs.28,331
      Rs.40,673

      flipkart.com

      Rs.29,990
      Rs.37,999

      maniacstore.com

      Rs.26,849
      Rs.37,790

      cromaretail.com

      Rs.29,990
      Rs.40,999

      shopclues.com

      NA
      Rs.35,699

      Apply coupon SC91M70 to get this price.

      nokia.indiatimes.com

      NA
      Rs.42,199
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