Xperia Z Ultra VS Galaxy S IV

The Sony Xperia Z Ultra has the same or very similar specifications Samsung Galaxy S IV

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Sony Xperia Z Ultra VS Samsung Galaxy S IV

 
Xperia Z Ultra Galaxy S IV
 
The Sony Xperia Z Ultra and the Samsung Galaxy S IV 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 Z Ultra is thinner at 6.5mm
0
The Galaxy S IV is thicker at 7.9mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Xperia Z Ultra has a greater cubic volume of 1679912.8125
2
The Galaxy S IV has a smaller cubic volume of 1176937.0625
Less Weight
0
The Xperia Z Ultra heavier at 212 grams
2
The Galaxy S IV lighter at 130 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Xperia Z Ultra features a bigger 6.44" display
0
The Galaxy S IV features a smaller 5" display
Pixel Density
0
The Xperia Z Ultra has lower pixel density at 342 ppi
2
The Galaxy S IV has a higher pixel density at 441 ppi
Newer
1
The Xperia Z Ultra is newer and was released on 06/2013
0
The Galaxy S IV is older and was released on 03/2013
Standby Time
1
The Xperia Z Ultra can last more around 820 hours
0
The Galaxy S IV can last less around 350 hours
Talk Time
2
The Xperia Z Ultra can last more around 16 hours
0
The Galaxy S IV can last less around 15 hours
Camera
0
The Galaxy S IV has a 8mp camera
2
The Galaxy S IV has a 13mp camera
Total Points
8 8
Total Score
50% 50%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra and the Samsung Galaxy S IV to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Sony Xperia Z Ultra has the same or very similar specifications Samsung Galaxy S IV. Note that the Xperia Z Ultra has 16 GB internal storage compared to 16, 32, 64GB internal storage found in the Galaxy S IV 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 Z Ultra or the Samsung Galaxy S IV

Availability

Announced on
June 2013 March 2013
Available
September 2013 April 2013

Battery

Capacity
3050 mAh 2600 mAh
Standby Time
820 hours 350 hours
Talk Time
16 hours 15 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 8
Speed
2.2 GHz 1.6GHz
Type
Qualcomm MSM8274 Snapdragon 800 Exynos 5 Octa 5410

Camera

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

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
Bluetooth 4.0 4.0 LE
EDGE
Up to 296 kbps YES
GPRS
Up to 107 kbps YES
GPS
- yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSUPA 5.8 Mbps, HSDPA 42 Mbps LTE, HSPA+
NFC
- YES
USB
microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
802.11a/b/g/n/ac and Wi-Fi Direct WiFi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1080x1920 pixels 1920x1080 pixels
Size
6.44 inches 5 inches
Type
LCD TRILUMINOS Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 800, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
4G Network
LTE (Bands I, II, III, IV, V, VII, VIII, XX) OR LTE (Bands I... LTE
Alias
C6802, Ultra LTE C6806, Ultra LTE C6833 Galaxy S4, GS4,GT-I9500
Form Factor
Phablet Slate
Price Range
$500+ $500+

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 64 GB (SDXC supported) microSD, up to 64GB
Internal
16 GB 16, 32, 64GB
Ram
2 GB 2 GB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
4.2 4.2.2

Other Features

Misc Features
Waterproof, Accelerometer, Proximity, Magnetometer, and Gyro... Gorilla Glass 3
SIM Type
micro-SIM -

Size and Weight

Depth
6.5 mm (0.25 inches) 7.9 mm (0.31 inches)
Height
179.4 mm (7.00 inches) 136.6 mm (5.33 inches)
Weight
212 grams (7.4 ounces) 130 grams (4.6 ounces)
Width
92.2 mm (3.60 inches) 69.8 mm (2.72 inches)