Xperia ZL Sony

  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    2
    GB
  • size
    5
    inches
  • resolution
    440
    ppi

Optimus G LG

  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    2
    GB
  • size
    4.7
    inches
  • resolution
    317
    ppi

Review Breakdown

Sony Xperia ZL vs LG Optimus G

Display

PPI, brightness, contrast ratio in sunlight and contrast ratio
9.0
8.3

Processing power

linpack, quadrant and sunspider
7.1
7.0

Graphics performance

gl benchmark 2.5
7.1
7.1

Camera

sensor size and aperture
5.6
5.6

Battery life

3g talk time, web vrowsing and video playback
7.4
7.5

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.5
9.6

Geekaphone Score

We don't have enough data yet to reach a conclusion

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
5"
4.7"
Resolution
1920 x 1080 (440 ppi)
1280 x 768 (317 ppi)
Panel
TFT LCD (RGB)
IPS LCD (RGB)
Brightness
575 cd/m²
471 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
2.352
1.753
Surface
Scratch-resistant glass
Gorilla Glass 2
Video out
1080p (Micro USB with MHL)
1080p (Micro USB)

processor

System on a chip
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro (APQ8064)
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro (APQ8064)
CPU
1.5 GHz, ARM Krait
1.5 GHz, ARM Krait
Architecture
Quad core
Quad core
Linpack
631
608
Quadrant
7,912
7,439
GPU
400 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 320
400 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 320
Architecture
Quad core
Quad core
GL benchmark 2.5
29
29
Epic citadel
55.4
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
2 GB
2 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.4, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
f/2.0, 2 mm (30 mm equiv.)
Resolution
12.8 MP (4128 x 3096)
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
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
Digital
Digital
Panorama
Yes
Yes
Continuous shooting
None
Yes
Aperture
f/2.4
f/2.0
Secondary camera
2 MP
1.3 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 (Non-removable)
Capacity
2,370 mA·h
2,100 mA·h
Talk time
600 min
900 min
Standby time
30,000 min
20,100 min
Tested
3G talk time
922 min
930 min
Web browsing
364 min
315 min
Video playback
328 min
436 min

music

Speaker
Stereo (Back)
Stereo (Back)
Frequency response
+0.11, -0.10
+0.13, -0.11
Noise level
-88.2 dB
-82.5 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.55, -0.07
+0.05, -0.30
Noise level
-88.2 dB
-80.8 dB
FM radio
Receive
Receive

form factor

Size
69.3 x 131.6 x 9.8 mm
68.9 x 131.9 x 8.5 mm
Weight
151 g
145 g
Body
Plastic
Plastic
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera

software

Operating system
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Android 4.0
Upgradable to
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Android 4.1.2
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
--
Sunspider
1,290 ms
1,353 ms

connectivity

Network
4G, LTE (20 Mb/s)
4G, LTE (20 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11b/g/n (Hotspot)
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot)
NFC
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth
4.0
4.0
USB On-the-Go
Yes
--

features

Internal storage
16 GB
32 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
None
Included accessories
--
--
SIM card
Micro-SIM
Micro-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
74.8 dB
74.6 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
66.2 dB
71.3 dB
Special-features

sensors

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