Samsung Galaxy S4 Vs Sony Xperia Z: Comparison

Posted by PrePayMania | Posted in Samsung Galaxy S4, Samsung Mobile Phones, Sony Xperia Z | Posted on 05-07-2013-05-2008


Samsung Galaxy S4 is competing with Apple’s iPhone and with its unconventional features; the Smartphone is hit in the market. Sony Xperia Z was the biggest Smartphone that was launched first but after the arrival of the Samsung Galaxy, things have changed and there is tough competition between both the companies. Android is the one which is in great demand and in the news these days. When both Samsung and Sony are competing each other in the market, then our users get confused, which one will be the best suitable for me.


With its design, shape, style and build both the phone looks different with each other. The outer build of the Galaxy is plastic made with removable cover but Xperia is sharp and square with the glass covered body. With Sony Xperia Z, the water proof and dust proof features attract more people to it. Both are big Smartphone but the build quality of Xperia is much better than the Samsung. Galaxy weighs 130g when compared to Xperia, which is about 145g. So both of them have somewhat similar weight which is easy to carry out in your pocket or handbag.

When it comes to technology Samsung follows Super AMOLED and Sony uses Mobile Bravia Engine 2. This might be the reason that the Samsung screen is brighter and eye appealing. The amazing screen quality and installed with the latest version of the OS makes the Samsung screen more appealing. The screen of Xperia provides only a natural look to the user. The scratch resistant and shatter proof build body of Xperia is really outstanding.

If you compare both the phone with its performance, Galaxy holds 1.9GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 with 2 GB RAM and Adreno 320 GPU. Xperia is the first to be launched with 2.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 with 2 GB RAM and Adreno 330 GPU. Based on user’s experience Samsung performance used to get lagged sometimes. But this problem you wouldn’t find out in Xperia. So in such case the performance of Sony is much better than the Samsung.

Both the phones have the same cameras with the ability to shoot full HD videos. The shooting quality of Samsung phone is much better than Xperia. In spite of having lots of common things in both the phones, Xperia Z is just made to win in the competition.

Tips to Improve Battery Life of Sony Xperia Z

Posted by PrePayMania | Posted in Sony Xperia Z | Posted on 23-05-2013-05-2008


Sony Xperia Z Image

Sony Xperia Z runs on a 2330mAh battery. The company claims that it offers 11 hours of talk time and standby time up to 550 hours.

It also has got a new battery feature known as Battery STAMINA mode which, it is claimed, improves standby time up to four times.

Battery Life - Sony Xperia Z

However, the battery test conducted by a reliable source suggests that it gives talk time of over 16 hours, web browsing of six hours and 37 minutes and video playback life of five hours and 39 minutes. However, users can increase the battery life of the Xperia Z by following below tips:

  1. Users should not over-charge or under-charge the phone. Charge it when the battery is fully out or when just 10 to 20% charge is left.
  2. Use the charger which comes along with the device only. Also, charge the handset via AC chargers instead of using USB points.
  3. Turn off the Wi-Fi or 3G/4G when not in use.
  4. Turn on the GPS only when it is required.
  5. To check the updates in every four hours or more, set up auto sync.
  6. It is advisable to avoid the use of live wallpapers as it will affect the battery life. Therefore, use ones without animation. Try using wallpaper with a lot of black as it amounts to less battery life wastage.
  7. Make sure that the users close all the unnecessary apps.
  8. Reduce the brightness of the screen and make sure that the brightness of the screen should be maximum 10%.
  9. Several apps are available in the Play Store which all has different power-saving modes. Try to find those apps which are according to your needs.
  10. Make sure that you restart the phone, Sony Xperia Z, once in three days or at least once a week to extend the battery life of the device.

Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Update Now Available with Sony Xperia Z

Posted by PrePayMania | Posted in Sony Xperia Z | Posted on 20-05-2013-05-2008


The best of Sony in the smart phone market was yet to be revealed. This was what all the customers in the various markets said about Sony phones. Well Sony seems to have come out with a full fledged reply to that and has come out with the Sony xperia Z. The phone was introduced in the London markets in a flashy event which caught the attention of everybody.

Sony Xperia Z Android Jelly Bean

So far this year, Sony phones have been quite impressive and the top segment just got a lot better with the top class Z. It was released in February and has become quite popular with the customers and has registered a very healthy sales figure.

Powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core QUALCOMM processor, the Xperia Z is really a smart phone that one should look out for. This processor is teamed with an Adreno 320 graphics card which gives the Xperia Z an edge over the others. A 2GB RAM and an internal space of 16 GB which is assisted by the micro SD slot makes the Sony Xperia Z a very desirable phone.

This dust proof and waterproof beauty from Sony is equipped with a 13.1 MP primary camera and a secondary 2.2MP front camera. The phone was introduced in the market on the 4.1.2 android OS but now the 4.2 android Jelly bean update for the phone is also available. The Sony Xperia Jelly Bean update has been accepted very well by the markets.

The updates enhance the white balance of the screen of the Xperia Z as well as other performance enhancements. The latest Sony xperia jelly bean Update has been released on the new sets. But you have to be a bit patient if you are waiting for a notification for update as it is so far available only over the air (OTA).

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