Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia ZR
- HTC One M7

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Sony Xperia ZRHTC One M7
Sony Xperia ZRHTC One M7
Prices
Model aliasXperia ZR LTE
C5502
C5503
M7
One M7 Google Play Edition
801s
802d
802e
802t
802w

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width67.3 mm
6.73 cm
0.221 ft
2.65 in
68.2 mm
6.82 cm
0.224 ft
2.685 in
Height131.3 mm
13.13 cm
0.431 ft
5.169 in
137.4 mm
13.74 cm
0.451 ft
5.409 in
Thickness10.5 mm
1.05 cm
0.034 ft
0.413 in
9.3 mm
0.93 cm
0.031 ft
0.366 in
Weight138 g
0.3 lbs
4.87 oz
143 g
0.32 lbs
5.04 oz
Volume92.78 cm³
5.63 in³
87.15 cm³
5.29 in³
Colors-Black
Silver
Red
Blue
CertificationIP55
IP58
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SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeMicro-SIMMicro-SIM
Number of SIM cards11

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE Class 33
GPRS Class 33
HSPA+
LTE Cat 3
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA
LTE Cat 3

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4 KitKat
Android 5.0 Lollipop
User interface (UI)-Sense 5

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T
Process technology28 nm28 nm
CPUKraitKrait 300
CPU bits32 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores44
CPU frequency1500 MHz1700 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 320Qualcomm Adreno 320
GPU cores44
GPU frequency400 MHz400 MHz
RAM capacity2 GB2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR2LPDDR2
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency533 MHz600 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage8 GB32 GB
64 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
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Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyTFTSuper LCD 3
Diagonal size4.55 in
115.57 mm
11.56 cm
4.7 in
119.38 mm
11.94 cm
Width2.23 in
56.66 mm
5.67 cm
2.3 in
58.53 mm
5.85 cm
Height3.97 in
100.73 mm
10.07 cm
4.1 in
104.05 mm
10.4 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density323 ppi
126 ppcm
469 ppi
184 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area64.8 %65.2 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Shatter proof sheet on scratch-resistant glass
Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2
Corning Gorilla Glass 2

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor model-STMicroelectronics VD6869
Sensor type-CMOS BSI
Sensor size-5.44 x 3.07 mm
0.25 in
Pixel size-2.024 µm
0.002024 mm
Crop factor-6.93
ISO-100 - 1600
Aperture-f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-3.82 mm
26.46 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Flash typeLEDLED
Image resolution4128 x 3096 pixels
12.78 MP
2688 x 1520 pixels
4.09 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
Features-Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Self-timer
Scene mode
-720p - 60fps

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor model-OmniVision OV2722
Sensor size-2.73 x 1.53 mm
0.12 in
Pixel size-1.414 µm
0.001414 mm
Crop factor-13.81
Aperture-f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-1.59 mm
21.95 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Image resolution-1932 x 1092 pixels
2.11 MP
Video resolution800 x 480 pixels
0.38 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS-30 fps

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYes
-RDS

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.04.0
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
AVDTP
AVRCP
FTP
GAVDP
GOEP
HFP
HID
HSP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SDAP
SDP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage

HDMI

The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is considered to be the digital alternative of the analog audio/video interface standards.

HDMIMicro USB to HDMI MHL adapterMicro USB to HDMI MHL adapter

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
DLNA
NFC

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
HTML
HTML5

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecs3GPP
AAC
eAAC+
FLAC
MP3
OGG
WAV
AAC
AMR
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
MPEG-4
Xvid
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
H.263
H.264
MP4
WMV

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2300 mAh2300 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time11 h
660 min
0.5 days
27 h
1620 min
1.1 days
2G stand-by time470 h
28200 min
19.6 days
500 h
30000 min
20.8 days
3G talk time13 h
780 min
0.5 days
18 h
1080 min
0.8 days
3G stand-by time520 h
31200 min
21.7 days
480 h
28800 min
20 days
FeaturesRemovableNon-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)-0.863 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-0.36 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.655 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.404 W/kg
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