Compare Sony Xperia ZL VS Sony Xperia Z

Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Higher battery capacity
  • 2370 mAH vs 2330 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Has removable battery
  • Yes vs No
    Removable Battery allows you to remove and replace the battery when it gets drained or goes dead.

  • Higher secondary camera resolution
  • 2.0 MP vs 2.2 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Is waterproof
  • No vs Yes
    Waterproof phones can be used in wet environments, even under water upto 1 m.
  • Much thinner
  • 9.8 mm vs 7.9 mm
    Slim handsets are easy to handle or pocket, and look stylish
  • Much lighter
  • 151.0 grams vs 146.0 grams
    Lightweight devices can be held tirelessly for a long time

Design
Operating system Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean)
Dimensions

    Height:131.6 mm

    Width:69.3 mm

    Thickness:9.8 mm

    Height:139 mm

    Width:71 mm

    Thickness:7.9 mm

    Weight 151 grams 146 grams
    Ruggedness Dust proof,Water proof
    Available Colors            
    Hardware
    System chip APQ8064 APQ8064
    Processor Quad core, 1500 MHz, Quad core, 1500 MHz, Krait,
    2D/3D GPU
    • Adreno 320
    • Adreno 320
    RAM 2 GB 2 GB
    Built-in storage 16 GB 16 GB
    Memory card support Upto 32 GB microSD Upto 32 GB microSD
    Display
    Physical size 5 Inch 5 Inch
    Display resolution 1920x1080 (441 ppi) 1080x1920 (441 ppi)
    Display Technology LCD LCD
    Color Density 16M 16M
    Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch
    Camera
    Primary Camera 13 MP, 4128 x 3096 13 MP, 4128 x 3096
    Flash LED Flash LED Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Auto Focus
    • Auto Focus
    Video Capture Yes, Digital image stabilization,High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) Yes, Digital image stabilization,High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
    Video Resolution 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps
    Secondary camera 2 MP, 1600 x 1200 2.2 MP, 1712 x 1284
    Network
    SIM Type Micro, GSM Micro, GSM
    Network technology GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA,LTE GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA
    Data HSDPA 42 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload) HSDPA 42 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload)
    3G Yes Yes
    4G
    • Yes
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • 70.4 kbps
    • Yes
    • 107 kbps
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • 236.8 kbps
    • Yes
    • 296 kbps
    GPS A-GPS A-GPS,Glonass
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 4, A2DP Version 4, A2DP
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:a,b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi Direct:Yes

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:a,b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi Direct:Yes

      USB microUSB 2.0 microUSB 2.0
      Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm
      External Device connector DLNA DLNA
      Battery
      Talk time 10 Hours(2G), 13 Hours(3G) 11 Hours(2G), 14 Hours(3G)
      Stand-by time 500 Hours(2G), 500 Hours(3G) 550 Hours(2G), 530 Hours(3G)
      Battery Capacity 2370 mAh, Li-ion 2330 mAh, Li-ion , Not replaceable by user
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • eAAC+, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
      • eAAC+, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
      Video player
      • H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV
      • H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Features:RDS,Stereo FM

        Radio:FM

        Features:RDS,Stereo FM

      Pre-loaded Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light sensor, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light sensor, Proximity sensor
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      Organizer Android Market, Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer Android Market, Calculator, Converter, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer
      Keypad Landscape mode Landscape mode
      Sales Pack Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card
      Availability
      Officially announced 02-Jan-2013 02-Jan-2013
      Market status Available Available
      Price list

      amazon.in

      NA
      Rs.29,250

      ebay.in

      NA
      Rs.29,730

      flipkart.com

      NA
      Rs.27,999

      maniacstore.com

      NA
      Rs.28,090
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