Galaxy Alpha VS Xperia Z1S

The Sony Xperia Z1S has better specifications than the Samsung Galaxy Alpha

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha VS Sony Xperia Z1S

 
Galaxy Alpha Xperia Z1S
 
The Samsung Galaxy Alpha and the Sony Xperia Z1S 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 Galaxy Alpha is thinner at 6.7mm
0
The Xperia Z1S is thicker at 8.6mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Galaxy Alpha has a smaller cubic volume of 907870.9375
0
The Xperia Z1S has a greater cubic volume of 1446846.53125
Less Weight
2
The Galaxy Alpha lighter at 115 grams
0
The Xperia Z1S heavier at 162 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Galaxy Alpha features a smaller 4.7" display
2
The Xperia Z1S features a bigger 5" display
Pixel Density
0
The Galaxy Alpha has lower pixel density at 312 ppi
2
The Xperia Z1S has a higher pixel density at 441 ppi
Newer
1
The Galaxy Alpha is newer and was released on 08/2014
0
The Xperia Z1S is older and was released on 01/2014
Standby Time
0
The Galaxy Alpha can last less around hours
1
The Xperia Z1S can last more around 600 hours
Talk Time
0
The Galaxy Alpha can last less around hours
2
The Xperia Z1S can last more around 15 hours
Camera
0
The Xperia Z1S has a 13mp camera
2
The Xperia Z1S has a 21mp camera
Total Points
7 9
Total Score
44% 56%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Samsung Galaxy Alpha and the Sony Xperia Z1S to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Sony Xperia Z1S has better specifications than the Samsung Galaxy Alpha. Note that the Galaxy Alpha has 32Gb internal storage compared to 32 GB internal storage found in the Xperia Z1S 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 Samsung Galaxy Alpha or the Sony Xperia Z1S

Availability

Announced on
August 2014 January 2014
Available
September 2014 January 2014

Battery

Capacity
1860 mAh 3000 mAh
Standby Time
- 600 hours
Talk Time
- 15 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 4
Speed
1.8GHz 2.2 GHz
Type
Exynos 5 Octa 5430 Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800

Camera

Aperture
- 2.0
Focal length
- 27mm
Main
13mp (4128x3096) 21mp (5248x3936)
Secondary
1600x1200 1600x1200
Video
2160p 30fps, 1080p 60fps, 720 120fps 1080p 30fps

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 4.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
YES Up to 296 kbps
GPRS
YES Up to 107 kbps
GPS
yes, and GLONASS yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA, 42 Mbps, HSUPA; LTE-300 Mbps Down, 50 Mbps Up HSDPA 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA 5.76 Mbps; LTE 150Mbps
NFC
YES YES
USB
microUSB 2.0 microUSB 2.0 MHL
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA WiFi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n; Wi-Fi Direct

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1280x720 pixels 1080x1920 pixels
Size
4.7 inches 5 inches
Type
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900 ,1800 ,1900 GSM / EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network
LTE 800, 850, 900,1800,1900, 2100, 2600 LTE 700 Class 13, 1700 / 2100
Alias
SM-G850F, SM-G850A , SM-G850T, SM-G850M, Galaxy Alfa C6916, Z1S 4G
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$500+ $500+

Memory

Call record
Unlimited Unlimited
Card Slot
no microSD, up to 64 GB
Internal
32Gb 32 GB
Phonebook
Unlimited entries Unlimited entries
Ram
2 GB 2 GB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
4.4 4.3

Other Features

Misc Features
Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, heart rate, finger ... Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compassWaterproof2, rated IP...
SIM Type
nano-SIM -

Size and Weight

Depth
6.7 mm (0.26 inches) 8.6 mm (0.34 inches)
Height
132.4 mm (5.16 inches) 145.7 mm (5.68 inches)
Weight
115 grams (4.0 ounces) 162 grams (5.7 ounces)
Width
65.5 mm (2.55 inches) 73.9 mm (2.88 inches)