Nexus 5 VS Xperia Z

The Sony Xperia Z has better specifications than the Google Nexus 5

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Google Nexus 5 VS Sony Xperia Z

 
Nexus 5 Xperia Z
 
The Google Nexus 5 and the Sony Xperia Z are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
0
The Nexus 5 is thicker at 8.6mm
2
The Xperia Z is thinner at 7.9mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Nexus 5 has a greater cubic volume of 1281367.75
2
The Xperia Z has a smaller cubic volume of 1218204.6875
Less Weight
2
The Nexus 5 lighter at 130 grams
0
The Xperia Z heavier at 146 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Nexus 5 features a smaller 4.95" display
2
The Xperia Z features a bigger 5" display
Pixel Density
2
The Nexus 5 has a higher pixel density at 445 ppi
0
The Xperia Z has lower pixel density at 441 ppi
Newer
1
The Nexus 5 is newer and was released on 10/2013
0
The Xperia Z is older and was released on 01/2013
Standby Time
0
The Nexus 5 can last less around 300 hours
1
The Xperia Z can last more around 550 hours
Talk Time
2
The Nexus 5 can last more around 17 hours
0
The Xperia Z can last less around 14 hours
Camera
0
The Xperia Z has a 8mp camera
2
The Xperia Z has a 13mp camera
Total Points
7 9
Total Score
44% 56%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Google Nexus 5 and the Sony Xperia Z to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Sony Xperia Z has better specifications than the Google Nexus 5. Note that the Nexus 5 has 16GB , 32GB internal storage compared to 16 GB internal storage found in the Xperia Z currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the Google Nexus 5 or the Sony Xperia Z

Availability

Announced on
October 2013 January 2013
Available
October 2013 March 2013

Battery

Capacity
2300 mAh 2330 mAh
Standby Time
300 hours 550 hours
Talk Time
17 hours 14 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 4
Speed
2.3GHz 1.5GHz
Type
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Qualcomm MDM9215M

Camera

Main
8mp (3264x2448) 13mp (4128x3096)
Secondary
1280x1024 1600x1200
Video
1080p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 4.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
YES YES
GPRS
YES YES
GPS
YES yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA; HSUPA - LTE LTE, HSPA+
NFC
YES YES
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1920x1080 pixels 1080x1920 pixels
Size
4.95 inches 5 inches
Type
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 OR HSDPA 900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 2100
4G Network
LTE LTE 800, 850, 900, 1800, 2100, 2600
Alias
LG Nexus 5 Xperia C66, C6602
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$300-$500 -

Memory

Card Slot
- microSD, up to 32GB
Internal
16GB , 32GB 16 GB
Ram
2 GB 2 GB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
4.4 4.2

Other Features

Misc Features
- Water Resistant IP55/IP57
SIM Type
micro-SIM -

Size and Weight

Depth
8.6 mm (0.34 inches) 7.9 mm (0.31 inches)
Height
137.8 mm (5.37 inches) 139.0 mm (5.42 inches)
Weight
130 grams (4.6 ounces) 146 grams (5.1 ounces)
Width
69.2 mm (2.70 inches) 71.0 mm (2.77 inches)