For readers who are considering buying the Sony Xperia Z2 or the iPhone 5C, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision.
Display and Design
The Sony Xperia Z2 comes with a 5.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, rendering 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. The iPhone 5C comes with a 4-inch LED-backlit IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, rendering 640 x 1136 pixels resolution.
The Sony Xperia Z2 comes with 146.8 x 73.3 x 8.2 mm dimensions and weighs 163 grams. The iPhone 5C comes with 124.4 x 59.2 x 9 mm dimensions and weighs 132 grams.
Hardware and Operating System
The Sony Xperia Z2 is equipped with a 2.3 GHz quad core krait 400 processor and Qualcomm MSM8974AB Snapdragon 801 chipset. It comes with 16 GB of internal memory, which can be expanded by up to 128 GB using a Micro SD card.
The iPhone 5C is equipped with a 1.3 GHz dual core swift processor and Apple A6 chipset. It comes in 8 GB, 16 GB and 32 GB internal memory variants and no Micro SD slot for additional memory.
The Sony Xperia Z2 runs on the Android KitKat operating system and has 3 GB of RAM. The iPhone 5C runs on the iOS 7 operating system and has 1 GB of RAM.
The Sony Xperia Z2 sports a 20.7 MP primary camera with autofocus and LED flash. The secondary camera on the device is 2.2 MP. The iPhone 5C sports an 8 MP primary camera with autofocus and LED flash. The secondary camera on the device is 1.2 MP.
The Sony Xperia Z2 comes with a non-removable Li-Ion 3200 mAh battery, which allows for a talk time of about 19 hours on 3G or music play of about 120 hours. The iPhone 5C comes with a non-removable Li-Po 1510 mAh battery, which allows for a talk time of about 10 hours on 3G or music play of about 40 hours.
Price in Australia
The Sony Xperia Z2 4G LTE is priced at around AU $749.95. The iPhone 5C 16 GB variant is priced at around AU $649.95 and the 32 GB variant is priced at around AU $679.95 in Australia.
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