DROID Mini VS Xperia ZL

The Motorola DROID Mini has better specifications than the Sony Xperia ZL

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Motorola DROID Mini VS Sony Xperia ZL

 
DROID Mini Xperia ZL
 
The Motorola DROID Mini and the Sony Xperia ZL 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
2
The DROID Mini is thinner at 8.6mm
0
The Xperia ZL is thicker at 9.8mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The DROID Mini has a smaller cubic volume of 1004119.875
0
The Xperia ZL has a greater cubic volume of 1396481.625
Less Weight
2
The DROID Mini lighter at 140.1 grams
0
The Xperia ZL heavier at 151 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The DROID Mini features a smaller 4.3" display
2
The Xperia ZL features a bigger 5" display
Pixel Density
0
The DROID Mini has lower pixel density at 342 ppi
2
The Xperia ZL has a higher pixel density at 441 ppi
Newer
1
The DROID Mini is newer and was released on 07/2013
0
The Xperia ZL is older and was released on 01/2013
Standby Time
0
The DROID Mini can last less around hours
1
The Xperia ZL can last more around 500 hours
Talk Time
2
The DROID Mini can last more around 28 hours
0
The Xperia ZL can last less around 10 hours
Camera
0
The Xperia ZL has a 10mp camera
2
The Xperia ZL has a 13mp camera
Total Points
9 7
Total Score
56% 44%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Motorola DROID Mini and the Sony Xperia ZL to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Motorola DROID Mini has better specifications than the Sony Xperia ZL. Note that the DROID Mini has 16 GB internal storage compared to 16 GB internal storage found in the Xperia ZL 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 Motorola DROID Mini or the Sony Xperia ZL

Availability

Announced on
July 2013 January 2013
Available
August 2013 March 2013

Battery

Capacity
2000 mAh 2370 mAh
Standby Time
- 500 hours
Talk Time
28 hours 10 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
2 4
Speed
1.7GHz 1.5GHz
Type
Motorola X8 Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8064

Camera

Main
10mp (4000x2500) 13mp (4128x3096)
Secondary
1600x1200 1600x1200
Video
1080p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 (A2DP) 4.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 12 YES
GPRS
Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps YES
GPS
yes, and GLONASS yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
EV-DO Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps, LTE, HSPA 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
720x1280 pixels 1080x1920 pixels
Size
4.3 inches 5 inches
Type
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 and CDMA 800, 1900 Dual Mode GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 OR CDMA2000 1xEV-DO HSDPA 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100
4G Network
LTE 700 Class 13 LTE 700, 850, 1700, 1900, 2100
Alias
DROID Mini for Verizon C6502, Xperia C65
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$300-$500 $500+

Memory

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

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
4.2 4.2

Other Features

SIM Type
nano-SIM -

Size and Weight

Depth
8.6 mm (0.34 inches) 9.8 mm (0.38 inches)
Height
122.1 mm (4.76 inches) 131.6 mm (5.13 inches)
Weight
140 grams (4.9 ounces) 151 grams (5.3 ounces)
Width
61.2 mm (2.39 inches) 69.3 mm (2.70 inches)