Sony Xperia Z1 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3
In this article, we have put together the two outstanding android smartphones: Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Sony Xperia Z1.
Lets find out which among these smartphones is best.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Sony Xperia Z1 , both are very good android smartphones with big and excellent display and outstanding performance.
So the comparison of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Sony Xperia Z1 g
Sony Xperia Z1 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3: Design and Build
Both the smartphones are bigger in size.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is big as well as slim smartphone.
Sony Xperia Z1 looks like a very high class phone. This smartphone has clad glass on front as well as on back. Its sides are made up of aluminum. Unlike Sony Xperia Z, the sides of Z1 are a bit rounded for better grip.
Sony Xperia Z1 is 8.7mm thick as compared to note which is slimmer than Z1 with 8.3mm thickness. Xperia Z1 weighs more than Note 3.
On the plus side, Sony Xperia Z1 is dust and water resistant.
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Sony Xperia Z1 vs Samsung Galaxy Note3: Display
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 has AMOLED display with 24 bit color depth and 16M colors. This display provides a vibrant and deep hue which makes this smartphone look wonderful. Beside the colors, Note 3 has 5.7 inch display screen with 1980×1080 screen resolution. Its touch is very sensitive and snappy.
On the other hand, Sony Xperia Z1 has 5 inch Triluminos Display. Its screen resolution is same as that of Note 3 with 16 million colors. Its pixel density is 440 pixels.
Movie content and pictures look amazing and stunning on Z1.
So, we see both the smartphones have excellent display features. If one has sharper display then other has excellent color depth. So there’s a tie between both the phones in case of display.
Sony Xperia Z1 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3: Cameras
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 has 2 megapixels front facing camera and 13 megapixels rear camera. It offers LED flash, image stabilization, zero shutter lag and autofocus. Along with this, it offers many shooting modes like panorama, Best Face, Surround Shot, Sound and Shot. Best Photo, Beauty face, Sports, Animated Photo, Live Effect, sports, Surround Shot, Drama Shot and Eraser.
The image quality of Note 3 is good but not good enough for hobbyist photographers.
The Sony Xperia Z1 has 20.7 megapixels rear camera. Image quality is very high. It offers various camera apps like panorama and burst shots. It has 2 megapixels secondary/ front facing camera.
From both the devices, we prefer the camera of Sony Xperia Z1.
Sony Xperia Z1 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3: Software
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 runs on Android 4.3. It has Samsung’s Touchwiz UI.
Sony Xperia Z1 runs on android 4.2.2. It is soon expected to receive an update 4.3 and KitKat. This device includes handy and good looking widgets. Handy widgets include OfficeSuite and Box, TrackID.
Both the handsets run on excellent Android versions and offers great features. So both will be rated equally in this category.
Sony Xperia Z1 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3: Price
Both the smartphones are at the top of the cost tree. Both the device costs £599.
Both the phones are good at their place. Before buying any of these, we will suggest you to handle both the phones and then decide which one you want. Note is better performer with big and colorful screen, But everyone don’t prefer big screens. So they can go for Sony Xperia Z1 which has a very sharp display. Camera of Z1 is just superb with excellent camera features. Battery life of both the smartphones is approximately same. Both run on same software.
So look at the features of both the smartphones carefully and decide which one you want.