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Sony Xperia Z1 vs HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim

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Sony Xperia Z1

HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim

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Sony Xperia Z1
Rs. 17,990
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim
Rs. 18,500
Overview Advantages (Factors To Decide Which Device You Should Buy) Remove All Devices
Rankings # 1# 2
Specs Score   67 / 100   65 / 100
Operating System Android, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) Android, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Features Present In Only One Device
(Unique Features)

Faster CPU

Sony Xperia Z1
2.2 GHz
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim
1.7 GHz

Around 29% faster CPU than HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim. Faster CPU means more smooth experience.

Has Dual Sim

Sony Xperia Z1
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim

Use multiple sims at the same time. It allows you to use two services without the need to carry two devices at the same time

Better Screen Resolution

Sony Xperia Z1
1080 x 1920 px
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim
720 x 1280 px

Around 125% more pixels than HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim. More resolution means sharper and crisper screen.

Octa Core CPU

Sony Xperia Z1
Quad Core
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim
Octa Core

More cores result in better parallelism, meaning more tasks can be processed in parallel without slowing down the User Interface.

Better Camera Resolution

Sony Xperia Z1
20.7 MP
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim
13 MP

Around 59% more mega pixels (MP) than HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim. More resolution generally means better picture quality, though it's not always necessary.

Bigger Screen

Sony Xperia Z1
5 inches
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim
5.5 inches

Around 10% bigger screen than Sony Xperia Z1. Reading, browsing internet and watching movies is more pleasing experience on a bigger screen.

Bigger Battery

Sony Xperia Z1
3000 mAh
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim
2600 mAh

Around 15% more Battery Capacity than HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim. With more battery size, device's battery can generally last more time, though it depends on various other factors too.

Supports 4G

Sony Xperia Z1
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim

HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim is 4G Enabled. 4G Enabled Handsets give you more download speed and a faster internet experience than 3G.

Longer Battery Standby Time

Sony Xperia Z1
880 Hours
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim
424 Hours

Around 107% longer Battery Standby Time than HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim. With longer standby time, device's battery can last more days without charging in idle condition.


Sony Xperia Z1
8.5 mm
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim
7.7 mm

Around 9% slimmer than Sony Xperia Z1. Slimmer devices are easier to carry in pocket and look more fashionable.

Supports HDMI

Sony Xperia Z1
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim

HDMI support allows your device to stream photos and videos to your LCD TV (HDMI Supported) using an HDMI cable.

Longer Battery Talk Time

Sony Xperia Z1
830 Minutes
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim
1320 Minutes

Around 59% longer Battery Talk Time than Sony Xperia Z1. With longer battery talk time, you can talk on your device continously without charging.

Supports NFC

Sony Xperia Z1
HTC Desire 820 Dual Sim

NFC enables wireless payments through your device. You can also connect two NFC enabled devices just by touching them with each other.

Dual SimNoYes
Sim SizeNano SIM
Device TypeSmartphoneSmartphone
Release DateSeptember, 2013September, 2014
Dimensions144 x 74 x 8.5 mm157.69 x 78.7 x 7.7 mm
Weight170 g155 g
TypeColor TFT screen, 16M colorsColor LCD screen, 16M colors
TouchYes, with MultitouchYes, with Multitouch
Size5 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels5.5 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels
PPI~ 441 PPI~ 267 PPI
FeaturesCorning Gorilla Glass 3 Screen Protection
Internal16 GB inbuilt16 GB inbuilt
Card SlotYes, upto 64 GBYes, upto 128 GB
3GYes, 42 Mbps Download, 5.8 Mbps UploadYes
WifiYes, with wifi-hotspotYes, with wifi-hotspot
BluetoothYes, v4.0Yes, v4.0
USBYes, microUSB (MHL) v2.0Yes, microUSB v2.0
CameraYes, 20.7 MP with autofocusYes, 13 MP with autofocus
Dual CameraNoNo
FeaturesFace detection, Geo tagging, Panorama, Touch to focusFace detection, Geo tagging, Touch to focus
Video RecordingYes, 1080p @ 30fpsYes, 1080p @ 30fps
Front CameraYes, 2 MPYes, 8 MP
OSAndroid, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)Android, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
CPU2.2 GHz, Quad Core Processor1.7 GHz, Octa Core, Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (Quad-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53) Processor
GPUAdreno 330Adreno 405
BrowserYes, supports HTMLYes, supports HTML
SupportsMMS, Instant MessagingMMS
EmailYes, with Push MailYes, with Push Mail
MusicMP3, eAAC+, WAVMP3, eAAC+, WMA, WAV
VideoMP4, H.263, H.264MP4, H.264, WMV
FM RadioYesYes
Document ReaderYesYes
GPSYes, with A-GPS SupportYes, with A-GPS Support
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer, Compass
3.5mm Headphone JackYesYes
Extra Featuresdust proof and water resistant over 1 meter and 30 minutes
TypeNon-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Size3000 mAh, Li-ion Battery2600 mAh, Li-Po Battery
Standby time36.7 days, 35.4 days on 3G17.7 days, 17.7 days on 3G
Talk time13.8 hours, 15 hours on 3G22 hours, 22.7 hours on 3G
Music Playback time110 hours

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