Samsung Galaxy Note Vs. Sony Xperia Z1 - Comparison

Side By Side Comparison of Samsung Galaxy Note and Sony Xperia Z1. Compare Processor, display, RAM, Storage and other features here. You can quickly compare Samsung Galaxy Note and Sony Xperia Z1 smartphones just by looking at their ratings and results showing "winner" and "runner up." There is also a short analysis comparing different features of Samsung Galaxy Note and Sony Xperia Z1. You can also look at each hardware feature individually to perform your analysis while comparing mobile phones.

Last Updated On: 20 Jan, 2018
Samsung Galaxy Note Sony Xperia Z1
Samsung Galaxy Note Sony Xperia Z1
Runner-up Winner


66.1 69.9
AnalysisBetter processor

Samsung Galaxy Note has better processor than Sony Xperia Z1 has.

Better processor means better performance of the phone.

Larger Display

Samsung Galaxy Note has larger screen than Sony Xperia Z1

Bigger screens means you have more space to interact with phone and applications.

More RAM

Sony Xperia Z1 has more RAM than Samsung Galaxy Note

More RAM helps a smartphone running more application at the same time. So, more RAM means better performance of the device while gaming and web browsing.

Better Display

Sony Xperia Z1 has better display than Samsung Galaxy Note

Better screen resolution means sharper images, videos and text.

Better Rear Camera

Sony Xperia Z1 has better rear camera as compared to Samsung Galaxy Note.

Better rear camera helps in capturing high quality, sharp and clear photos.


Sony Xperia Z1 has larger battery as compared to Samsung Galaxy Note

The higher the battery capacity, the longer the battery of the smartphone will last.

Light Weight
Sony Xperia Z1 is light in weight as compared to Samsung Galaxy Note

NFC Connectivity
Sony Xperia Z1 has NFC connectivity. NFC enables wireless payments through the phone.

Product Details
Brand Samsung Sony
ModelSamsung Galaxy NoteSony Xperia Z1
Released onOctober 2011September 2013
Dimensions (mm) 146.85 x 82.95 x 9.65144.40 x 73.90 x 8.50
Weight (gm) 178.00169.00
Colours Black, White, Purple
Screen size (inches) 5.295.00
Touchscreen YesYes
Touchscreen type CapacitiveCapacitive
Resolution 800x1280 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Screen Protection
Pixel density
Screen to body ratio
Display Features
Internal Storage 16GB16GB
Expandable StorageYesYes
Expandable Storage TypemicroSD, up to 32GBmicroSD, up to 64GB
Processor1.4GHz dual-core2.2GHz
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Qualcomm MSM8974
GPU Adreno 330
Operating SystemAndroid2.3Android4.2
Rear Camera8-megapixel20.7-megapixel
Flash YesYes
Camera FeaturesDigital image stabilization, Exmor-R CMOS image sensor, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Front Camera2-megapixel2-megapixel
Front Flash
Front Camera Featrues
Video Recording
Wi-Fi DirectNoYes
BluetoothYes, v 3.00Yes, v 4.00
USB ChargingYesYes
Compass/ MagnetometerYesYes
Proximity sensorYesYes
Accelerometer sensorYesYes
Ambient light sensorYesYes
Temperature sensorNoNo
Battery Capacity2500mAh3000mAh
Removable Battery YesNo
Fast Charging Support
Wireless Charging Support

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