Xperia C Sony

  • clock speed
    1.2
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    5
    inches
  • resolution
    220
    ppi

Xperia V Sony

  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.3
    inches
  • resolution
    341
    ppi

Review Breakdown

Sony Xperia C vs Xperia V

Display

PPI and contrast ratio in sunlight
6.8
7.7

Processing power

quadrant and sunspider
6.4
6.6

Camera

sensor size and aperture
5.5
5.5

Battery life

3g talk time, web vrowsing and video playback
9.1
7.2

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.0
9.0

Geekaphone Score

7.4
7.2

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
5"
4.3"
Resolution
960 x 540 (220 ppi)
1280 x 720 (341 ppi)
Panel
TFT LCD (RGB)
TFT LCD (RGB)
Brightness
639 cd/m²
--
Contrast in sunlight
1.283
1.792
Surface
Scratch-resistant glass
Scratch-resistant glass
Video out
1080p (Micro USB)
1080p (Micro USB with MHL)

processor

System on a chip
MediaTek MT6589
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus (MSM8960)
CPU
1.2 GHz, ARM Cortex A7
1.5 GHz, ARM Krait
Architecture
Quad core
Dual core
Linpack
132.3
--
Quadrant
4,941
5,816
GPU
286 MHz, PowerVR SGX544
Qualcomm Adreno 225
Architecture
Quad core
Single core
GL benchmark 2.5
10
--
Epic citadel
36.3
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
1 GB
1 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.0, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
f/2.4, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
Resolution
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
12.8 MP (4128 x 3096)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Digital
Panorama
Yes
Yes
Continuous shooting
Yes
None
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.4
Secondary camera
0.31 MP
0.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
20 Mbps
20 Mbps
Video light
Yes
Yes

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Non-removable)
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Capacity
2,390 mA·h
1,750 mA·h
Talk time
735 min
420 min
Standby time
36,300 min
18,000 min
Tested
3G talk time
809 min
857 min
Web browsing
765 min
316 min
Video playback
773 min
284 min

music

Speaker
Stereo (Bottom)
Stereo (Back)
Frequency response
+0.05, -0.38
+0.16, -0.04
Noise level
-83.5 dB
-81.6 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+1.01, -0.24
+0.46, -0.10
Noise level
-83.2 dB
-81.4 dB
FM radio
Receive, Transmit
Receive

form factor

Size
74.2 x 141.5 x 8.9 mm
65 x 129 x 10.7 mm
Weight
153 g
120 g
Body
Plastic
Plastic (Waterproof)
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask

software

Operating system
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.1
Upgradable to
--
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
Standard (predictive)
--
Sunspider
1,319 ms
1,189 ms

connectivity

Network
3G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
4G, LTE (20 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11b/g/n (Hotspot, WiFi Direct)
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot)
NFC
No
Yes
Bluetooth
4.0
4.0
USB On-the-Go
Yes
Yes

features

Internal storage
4 GB
8 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
microSD
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
--
SIM card
Micro-SIM (2, Active)
Micro-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
65.3 dB
65.5 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
61.7 dB
61.1 dB
Special-features

sensors

Location
A-GPS
A-GPS, GLONASS
Gyroscope
No
Yes
Accelerometer
Yes
Yes
Light sensor
Yes
Yes
Proximity sensor
Yes
Yes
Compass
Yes
Yes
Thermometer
No
No
Barometer
No
No
Hygrometer
No
No