Features Comparison: Acer Liquid S2 vs. Sony Xperia Z


Both Acer Liquid S2 and Sony Xperia Z are best mobiles of 2013. But let us compare them, to make the best decision to buy one of them.


Acer Liquid S2
Sony Xperia Z
Carrier (US)
T-Mobile, Orange, O2, Vodafone.
T-Mobile, Orange, O2, Vodafone.
OS
Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean).
Android OS, v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), planned upgrade to v4.4 (KitKat).
Dimensions
166 x 86 x 9 mm (6.54 x 3.39 x 0.35 in).
139 x 71 x 7.9 mm (5.47 x 2.80 x 0.31 in)
Weight
231 g (8.15 oz).
146 g (5.15 oz)
Display
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, 1080 x 1920 pixels, 6.0 inches (~367 ppi pixel density).
TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, 1080 x 1920 pixels, 5.0 inches (~441 ppi pixel density).
Battery Life
Li-Po 3300 mAh battery.
Non-removable Li-Po 2330 mAh battery.
Stand-by: Up to 550 h (2G) / Up to 530 h (3G).
Talk time: Up to 11 h (2G) / Up to 14 h (3G).
Music play: Up to 40 h.
Camera
(Primary/Back)
13 MP, autofocus, LED ring flash.
13.1 MP, 4128x3096 pixels, autofocus, LED flash.
Camera
(Secondary/Front)
Yes, 2 MP,1080p@30fps.
Yes, 2.2 MP,1080p@30fps.
Features
Geo-tagging, 27 MP panorama photos
Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, image stabilization, HDR, sweep panorama.
Colors
Black, Red.
White, Black, Purple.
Sound
Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones, Loudspeaker with stereo speakers, 3.5mm jack.
Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones, Loudspeaker, 3.5mm jack.
Video
2160p@24fps, 1080p@60fps.
Yes, 1080p@30fps, video stabilization, HDR.
Memory
2 GB RAM.
2 GB RAM.
Storage
16 GB.
16 GB.
Processor
Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800, Quad-core 2.2 GHz Krait 400.
Qualcomm MDM9215M / APQ8064, Quad-core 1.5 GHz Krait.
Connectivity
Micro SIM (storage); microUSB (charging); 3.5 mm audio. microUSB v2.0, USB On-the-go, USB Host, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi.
Micro SIM (storage); microUSB (charging); 3.5 mm audio. microUSB v2.0 (MHL), USB On-the-go, USB Host, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi.
Sensors
Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.