Xperia Z1 VS Lumia 720

The Sony Xperia Z1 has better specifications than the Nokia Lumia 720

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Sony Xperia Z1 VS Nokia Lumia 720

 
Xperia Z1 Lumia 720
 
The Sony Xperia Z1 and the Nokia Lumia 720 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 Xperia Z1 is thinner at 8.5mm
0
The Lumia 720 is thicker at 9mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Xperia Z1 has a greater cubic volume of 1415250
2
The Lumia 720 has a smaller cubic volume of 1214050.78125
Less Weight
0
The Xperia Z1 heavier at 170 grams
2
The Lumia 720 lighter at 128 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Xperia Z1 features a bigger 5" display
0
The Lumia 720 features a smaller 4.3" display
Pixel Density
2
The Xperia Z1 has a higher pixel density at 441 ppi
0
The Lumia 720 has lower pixel density at 217 ppi
Newer
1
The Xperia Z1 is newer and was released on 09/2013
0
The Lumia 720 is older and was released on 02/2013
Standby Time
1
The Xperia Z1 can last more around 880 hours
0
The Lumia 720 can last less around 520 hours
Talk Time
0
The Xperia Z1 can last less around 14 hours
2
The Lumia 720 can last more around 23 hours
Camera
2
The Lumia 720 has a 21mp camera
0
The Lumia 720 has a 6mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Sony Xperia Z1 and the Nokia Lumia 720 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Sony Xperia Z1 has better specifications than the Nokia Lumia 720, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Sony Xperia Z1. Note that the Xperia Z1 has 16 GB internal storage compared to 8 GB internal storage found in the Lumia 720 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 Sony Xperia Z1 or the Nokia Lumia 720

Availability

Announced on
September 2013 February 2013
Available
September 2013 March 2013

Battery

Capacity
3000 mAh 2000 mAh
Standby Time
880 hours 520 hours
Talk Time
14 hours 23 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 2
Speed
2.2GHz 1GHz
Type
Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 -

Camera

Main
21mp (5248x3936) 6mp (2848x2144)
Secondary
1600x1200 1280x1024
Video
1080p 720p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 (A2DP) 3.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 32, 296 kbps Class 32, 236.8 kbits
GPRS
Class 32, 107 kbps Class B
GPS
YES yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA; HSUPA - LTE HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
NFC
YES YES
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1080x1920 pixels 480x800 pixels
Size
5 inches 4.3 inches
Type
TFT capacitive touchscreen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
4G Network
LTE (C6903) 800, 850, 900, 1700, 1800, 1900, 2100, 2600 LTE ... -
Alias
Hona, C6906, C6906, C6943, C6902 -
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$500+ $150-$300

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 64GB
Internal
16 GB 8 GB
Ram
2 GB 512MB

Operating System

Type
Android Windows Phone
Version
4.3 8

Other Features

SIM Type
micro-SIM -

Size and Weight

Depth
8.5 mm (0.33 inches) 9.0 mm (0.35 inches)
Height
144.0 mm (5.62 inches) 127.9 mm (4.99 inches)
Weight
170 grams (6.0 ounces) 128 grams (4.5 ounces)
Width
74.0 mm (2.89 inches) 67.5 mm (2.63 inches)