Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z1


Quick Comparison


Samsung Galaxy S6 has better RAM than Sony Xperia Z1. Neither of them has front Flash. In terms of display resolution, Samsung Galaxy S6 has better resolution of 2560 x 1440 than Sony Xperia Z1 which has resolution of 1920 x 1080. Samsung Galaxy S6 has more internal memory than Sony Xperia Z1

NameSamsung Galaxy S6Sony Xperia Z1
RAM3 GB2 GB
Display5.1 in5 in
Internal Memory32 GB16 GB
Battery2550 mAh3000 mAh
Camera16 MP20.7 MP
PriceRs. 24500Rs. 14329

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Detailed Comparison


Price And Launch

The launch Date of the first phone is January, 2015. The cost of Samsung Galaxy S6 is Rs. 24500. The launch Date of the second phone is September, 2013. The cost of Sony Xperia Z1 is Rs. 14329.

Display comparison

Samsung Galaxy S6 has larger screen size of 5.1 inches in comparison to Sony Xperia Z1's 5 inch screen. Samsung Galaxy S6 has Super AMOLED Screen type where as Sony Xperia Z1 has TFT Screen type. Samsung's phone has display density of 576 PPI & Sony's phone has only 441 PPI display density. Both mobiles have same aspect ratio of 16:9.

Memory comparison

Samsung Galaxy S6's larger 3 GB RAM is better for playing games and all with respect to Sony Xperia Z1's lower 2 GB RAM. Samsung Galaxy S6 has more Internal Memory (32 GB) than Sony Xperia Z1 (16 GB). Both of the devices have Memory Card Slot.

Camera comparison

Sony Xperia Z1's 20.7 MP Rear Camera outshines Samsung Galaxy S6's 16 MP Rear Camera in terms of resolution. Samsung Galaxy S6 will be better choice if you're looking to click lot of selfies as it has better 5 MP Front Camera in comparison to Sony Xperia Z1's 2 MP Front Camera.

Technical comparison

Both the phones has Android Operating System but the first one runs on version 5.0 and the second one on 4.2.2 version.

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Full Comparison


NameSamsung Galaxy S6Sony Xperia Z1
General
Sim TypeSingle Sim, GSMSingle Sim, GSM
Dual SimNoNo
Sim SizeNano SIM
Device TypeSmartphoneSmartphone
Release DateJanuary, 2015September, 2013
Design
Dimensions70.5 x 143.4 x 6.8 mm144 x 74 x 8.5 mm
Weight138 g170 g
Display
TypeColor Super AMOLED screen (16M colors)Color TFT screen (16M colors)
TouchYes, with MultitouchYes, with Multitouch
Size5.1 inches, 1440 x 2560 pixels5 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels
Aspect Ratio16:916:9
PPI~576 PPI~441 PPI
FeaturesCorning Gorilla Glass 4 Screen Protection
Memory
RAM3 GB2 GB
Storage32 GB16 GB
Card SlotNoYes, upto 64 GB
Connectivity
GPRSYesYes
EDGEYesYes
3GYesYes 42 Mbps Download 5.8 Mbps Upload
4GYesNo
VoLTEYes
WifiYes, with wifi-hotspotYes, with wifi-hotspot
BluetoothYes, v4.0Yes, v4.0
USBYes, microUSB-MHL v3.0Yes, microUSB-MHL v2.0
USB FeaturesUSB on-the-goUSB on-the-go
Extra
GPSYes, with A-GPS SupportYes, with A-GPS Support
Fingerprint SensorYes
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
3.5mm Headphone JackYesYes
ExtraHDMI, NFC, Tv OutHDMI, NFC, DLNA, Tv Out
Extra Featuresdust proof and water resistant over 1 meter and 30 minutes
Camera
Rear Camera16 MP with autofocus20.7 MP with autofocus
FeaturesFace detection, Geo tagging, Panorama, Touch to focusFace detection, Geo tagging, Panorama, Touch to focus
Video Recording4K @ 30fps UHD1080p @ 30fps FHD
FlashYes, LEDYes, LED
Front Camera5 MP2 MP
Technical
OSAndroid v5.0 (Lollipop)Android v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
ChipsetSamsung Exynos A53
CPU1.5 GHz, Octa Core Processor2.2 GHz, Quad Core Processor
GPUMali-T760Adreno 330
JavaYes, via 3rd partyYes, via 3rd party
BrowserYes, supports HTMLYes, supports HTML
Multimedia
SupportsMMS, Instant Messaging, Voice CommandsMMS, Instant Messaging
EmailYes, with Push EmailYes, with Push Email
MusicMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, eAAC+, WAV
VideoMP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264MP4, H.263, H.264
FM RadioNoYes
Document ReaderYesYes
Battery
TypeNon-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Size2550 mAh, Li-ion Battery3000 mAh, Li-ion Battery
StandBy Time36 days, 35 days on 3G
Talk Time13 hours, 15 hours on 3G
Music Playback Time110 hours

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