PhoneRocket Review Our evaluation of Xperia Z2 vs G3

Performance

Processing power and speed

Xperia Z2
8.1
LG G3
7.7
Geekbench

Graphics

3D and 2D graphics

Xperia Z2
n.d.
LG G3
n.d.
AnTuTu 3D, GLBenchmark 2.5 and GLBenchmark 2.7

Battery Life

How long will the battery last

Xperia Z2
5.2
LG G3
5.2
Talk time (3G), Talk time, Standby time (3G), Standby time and 1 more

Reviews

How do our trusted review sites rank these products?

Xperia Z2
9.1
LG G3
9.2
Reviews from gsmarena.com, pocket-lint.com, techradar.com, fudzilla.com and phonearena.com

PhoneRocket Score

Performance, Graphics, Battery Life and Reviews

Xperia Z2
7.1
LG G3
7.0

Winner
Sony Xperia Z2 

PhoneRocket recommends the Sony Xperia Z2  based on its performance.

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Benchmarks Real world tests of Xperia Z2 vs LG G3

geekbench Processor and memory performance

Xperia Z2
2,639
LG G3
2,272

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Sony Xperia Z2

Reasons to consider the
Sony Xperia Z2

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Slightly better overall performance 2,639 vs 2,272 More than 15% better geekbench score
Much better theoretical download speed 150 Mb/s vs 42.2 Mb/s More than 3.5x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Significantly higher resolution front camera 20.7 MP vs 13 MP Around 60% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Longer standby time (3G) 44,352 min vs 33,120 min Around 35% longer standby time (3G)
Longer standby time 41,472 min vs 32,832 min More than 25% longer standby time
Thinner 8.2 mm vs 8.9 mm Around 10% thinner
Back view of LG G3

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Significantly higher resolution 2560 x 1440 vs 1920 x 1080 Around 80% higher resolution
Sharper screen 534 ppi vs 423 ppi More than 25% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Records higher def video 3840 x 2160 @ 30 fps vs 3840 x 2160 @ Unknown 30x higher def video
Store more stuff 32 GB vs 16 GB 2x more storage capacity; free yourself from memory cards
Lighter 149 g vs 163 g Around 10% lighter
Faster processor 2.5 GHz vs 2.3 GHz Around 10% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Bigger screen 5.5" vs 5.2" More than 5% bigger screen

Reviews Word on the street

Xperia Z2  vs LG G3 

9.2
9.2
We're especially pleased to say that what was one of the Xperia Z1's weaker aspects, the display, has been vastly improved in the Z2.
Xperia Z2

Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

Xperia Z2  vs
LG G3 
Type Super IPS LCD2 Super IPS LCD2
Size 5.2" 5.5"
Resolution 1920 x 1080 2560 x 1440
Multitouch N/A N/A
PPI 423 ppi 534 ppi

hardware

Clock speed 2.3 GHz 2.5 GHz
Number of cores Quad core Quad core
RAM 3 GB 3 GB
Internal storage 16 GB 32 GB
Supported card formats
SDXC
SDHC
SD

photo & video

Camera 20.7 MP 13 MP
Resolution 20.7 MP 13 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 2.2 MP 2.1 MP
Video resolution 3840 x 2160 @ Unknown 3840 x 2160 @ 30 fps

cellular

Generation 4G 4G
Networks
LTE Cat 4 (150/)
LTE Cat3
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
LTE Cat4 (150 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
LTE (20 Mb/s)
HSPA (unspecified)
HSDPA+ (42.2 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)

battery

Talk time 900 min 1,140 min
Talk time (3G) 1,140 min 1,260 min
Standby time 41,472 min 32,832 min
Standby time (3G) 44,352 min 33,120 min
Capacity 3,200 mA·h 3,000 mA·h

form factor

Xperia Z2  vs
LG G3 
Weight 163 g 149 g
Thickness 8.2 mm 8.9 mm
Size 73.3 x 146.8 x 8.2 mm 74.6 x 146.3 x 8.9 mm

sensors

Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes

music

Supports FM radio Yes Yes

software

Operating system Android 6.0 Android 6.0
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Android Market
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 850,000 apps

connectivity

Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes Yes
Supports NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v4.0
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