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Sony Xperia M2 3G vs Sony Xperia M2 4G LTE

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Sony Xperia M2 3G vs Sony Xperia M2 4G LTE phones. Which is the best phone?

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Sony Xperia M2 3G
4.8"
TFT

540x960

8
MP

0.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Sony Xperia M2 X02Sony Xperia M2 4G LTE
Sony Xperia M2 4G LTE
4.8"
TFT

540x960

8
MP

0.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Sony Xperia M2 4G LTE

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!


00 Advantages Sony Xperia M2 3G
Xperia M2 3GvsXperia M2 4G LTE

02 Advantages Sony Xperia M2 4G LTE
Xperia M2 4G LTEvsXperia M2 3G
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvs3G+ HSPA+
 6 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps

45 Common items in both devices
1.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
1GB
8GB (5GB user available)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
148 grams (5.18 ounces)
8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Plastic body, front glass
TFT LCD
16 million
540x960 pixels
229 PPI
4.8"
(back) 8MP
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
BSI sensor
HDR photo/video only main camera
f/2.4 (aperture)
(front) 0.3MP
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
VGA (640x480 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
2300 mAh
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM with RDS
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNA
4.0 version A2DP
NFC
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
BrandSonySony
ModelXperia M2 3GXperia M2 4G LTE
Also known asSony Xperia M2 D2305 3G HSPA+, Sony Eagle Rita SSSony Xperia M2 D2303, Xperia M2 D2306, Sony Eagle Rex SS
Country or region where it's soldVarious (International)USAVarious (International)
Release dateApril, 2014April, 2014
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)71.1 x 139.7 millimeters (2.8 x 5.5 in)71.1 x 139.7 millimeters (2.8 x 5.5 in)
Weight148 grams (5.18 ounces)148 grams (5.18 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Sony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
Operating systemAndroid 4.3 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
Firmware updateAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
HardwareSony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (28nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 (28nm)
CPU processor1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A71.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 305Qualcomm Adreno 305 400Mhz
RAM memory1GB1GB
Internal storage8GB (5GB user available)8GB (5GB user available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD
Screen size4.8" inches4.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~63.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~63.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 4-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 4-points
Display resolution540x960 pixels540x960 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)229 PPI229 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100D2303 version:
UMTS 850/900/2100

D2306 version:
UMTS 850/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4

D2303 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)

D2306 version:
LTE (Bands 2, 4, 7, 17)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraSony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
Main camera8 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo/video only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
Front camera0.3 megapixels0.3 megapixels
Front camera resolution640x480 pixels640x480 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480 pixels)VGA (640x480 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
RadioFM with RDSFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfacesSony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoYes / No
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Purple
- Sony Exmor RS camera
- 3D Surround Sound
- Sony ClearAudio+
- Sony SensMe
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Purple
- Sony Exmor RS camera
- 3D Surround Sound
- Sony ClearAudio+
- Sony SensMe
- HAC M3/T3
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2300 mAh2300 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time870 minutes | 14.5 hours | 0.6 day870 minutes | 14.5 hours | 0.6 day
Standby35820 minutes | 597 hours | 24.9 days35820 minutes | 597 hours | 24.9 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Sony Xperia M2 3GSony Xperia M2 4G LTE
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.7 W/Kg (head) | 1.13 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.77 W/Kg (head) | 0.78 W/Kg (body)