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Sony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTE vs Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Sony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTE vs Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Asus Zenfone 2 X17Sony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTE
Sony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTE
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

20.7
MP

2.1mp

3GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3200
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Sony Xperia Z2 X05Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
5.5"
IPS

1080x1920

13
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Sony Xperia Z2 TV 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!


17 Advantages Sony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTE
Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEvsZenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
 5%5%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.8Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 20%20%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (12GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 4%4%
+Lighter
163 grams (5.71 ounces)vs170 grams (5.95 ounces)
 33%33%
+Thinner
8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs10.9 millimeters (0.43 inches)
 6%6%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
424 PPIvs401 PPI
 62%62%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 20.7MPvs(back) 13MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow is newer and safer
Android 6.0.1 MarshmallowvsAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
 7%7%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3200 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+Watch your favorite TV shows anywhere
Digital TVvsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHL-2vsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

05 Advantages Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GBvsXperia Z2 TV 4G LTE
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR3vs3GB LPDDR3
 6%6%
+Larger screen
5.5"vs5.2"
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
 137%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5MPvs(front) 2.1MP
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

29 Common items in both devices
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
1080x1920 pixels
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo/video only main camera / HDR photo only main camera
f/2.0 (aperture)
4G LTE
150 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM with RDS
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
4.0 version A2DP
NFC
MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Scratch-resistant glass / Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
BrandSonyAsus
ModelXperia Z2 TV 4G LTEZenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
Also known asSony Xperia Z2 D6543 TV Brazil, Sony D6543, Sony Sirius VivAsus Zenfone 2 Dual-sim ZE551ML
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Release dateMarch, 2014March, 2015
Depth8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)10.9 millimeters (0.43 inches)
Size (width x height)73.3 x 146.8 millimeters (2.89 x 5.78 in)77.2 x 152.5 millimeters (3.04 x 6 in)
Weight163 grams (5.71 ounces)170 grams (5.95 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IPxx certified)Not supported
Operating system (OS)Sony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
Operating systemAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 5.0 Lollipop
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
HardwareSony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AB (28nm)64bit - Intel Atom Z3560
CPU processor2.3Ghz Quad-Core Krait 4001.8Ghz Quad-Core Intel Silvermont
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 330 578MhzPowerVR G6430 MP4
RAM memory3GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (12GB user available)16GB (10GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.2" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~70.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI401 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
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 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8)LTE Cat4 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 Bands (1,2,3,4,5,7,8,20) - USA: 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,17,20)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
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 camera / Back cameraSony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
Main camera20.7 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution5248x3936 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraSony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
Front camera2.1 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 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 Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
RadioFM with RDSFM with RDS
TVDigital TVNot supported
Video formatsMP4, XviD, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfacesSony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHL-2Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Purple
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 3 X-Reality
- Sony TRILUMINOS display
- 3D Surround Sound
- Sony Clear Audio+
- HD Voice
- Miracast
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- ANT+ support
- IP58 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1m and 30min
- Colors: Black, Gold, Gray, Red, White
- Asus ZenUI
- Fast battery charging: 60% in 40min
- 5GB free ASUS WebStorage
- OpenGL 3.0
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Asus BoostMaster 18W adapter included
Power supply and autonomySony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3200 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1140 minutes | 19 hours | 0.8 dayfeature not registered
Standby44400 minutes | 740 hours | 30.8 daysfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Sony Xperia Z2 TV 4G LTEAsus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 4GB/16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered