Compare Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 vs Samsung Galaxy Core 2

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy Core 2's Screen Size is 4.0% more
  • The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 has 16GB Internal Storage, which is 75.0% more
  • The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503's got 2GB RAM, while Samsung Galaxy Core 2's RAM is 768MB
 
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503
Samsung Galaxy Core 2
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Spec Score 
100 /100
36 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
59 Value For Money Score
56 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.3 inch 4.5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 800 x 480 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
342 PPI 207 PPI   
Screen Protection
- -   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm -   
Processor Speed
2.2GHz 1.2GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 -   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
2GB 768MB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
20.7MP 5MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 0.3MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
1/2.3'' Sensor Size, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Image Stabilization, HDR, Panorama Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) 480p Video Recording   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
- Android 4.4 KitKat   
OS Detail
Android (4.3) -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 5.1 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Stereo Speakers, GPS, FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
127 x 64.9 x 9.5 130.3 x 68 x 9.8   
Weight
137 grams 138 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, Pink, White, Yellow Black, White   
Build Material
Plastic Plastic   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 Year on mobile and 6 month on accessories 6 Months Accessories Warranty   
Body SAR
- -   
Head SAR
- -   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card Device, Charger, Earphone, User Manual   
Audio Features
Qualcomm aptX -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 4GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 2GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
64GB 64GB   
OTG Support
Yes No   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
3G, 2G, Micro SIM 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 MHz HSDPA 900 / 2100   
4G Bands
- -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2300mAh 2000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes   
Wireless Charging
- No   
Fast Charging
Yes No   

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 vs Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503Samsung Galaxy Core 2  
Screen Size 4.3 inch4.5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 20.7MP5MP  
RAM 2GB768MB  
Battery Capacity 2300mAh2000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2MP0.3MP  

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Premium build quality that feels very solid in hand
  • Excellent size, literally perfect for one handed usage
  • Very capable camera
  • Display is a major improvement over some of Sony's flagships
The Bad
  • Runs aged Android version
  • Several duplicate applications exist out of the box which equates to bloatware
  • Glass back of the phone picks up scratches easily
  • FOr anyone with medium sized hands, the physical shutter button would feel too small

Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Compact design
  • 3G connectivity
  • Dedicated Dual SIM slot and Micro SD expansion slot
The Bad
  • Poor battery life
  • Complains of poor touch calibration
  • Slow and sluggish performance

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