Smartphones are the latest and probably the biggest trend these days with a host of manufacturers offering devices that are not only cheaper price-wise but also pack one of the best software and hardwares in the market.
As of now, we have a number of different smartphone vendors such as Samsung, Apple and Nokia currently filling up the market with a host of new smartphones. However, there are others as well who may not have that big a presence in the market, but still manage to come up with products with great usability.
But while we have a host of new smartphones currently flooding the market, out present focus is on two new devices that have just entered the race: Lenovo S860 and Sony Xperia T2 Ultra.
While Lenovo is currently trying to build up a base in the Indian market with a number of its own smartphones, like the earlier released Lenovo Vibe Z with a host of impressive specs and features, Sony already has quite a domestic market which they will now want to grow further.
So keeping aside all others out of the race for the time being, what do you think will happen when both the Lenovo S860 and the Sony Xperia T2 Ultra go head to head against each other? Let's take a closer look at a comparison between both.
There's hardly anything to choose from in this respect since both the devices comes bearing the official Google-based Android operating system. However, for the sake of it, while both the devices arrive with Android Jelly Bean out-of-the-box, The Xperia T2 Ultra is planned for a potential KitKat update.
Display and Dimensions
The Sony-made Xperia T2 Ultra sports a 6-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, while rendering 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. Also, the device's overall dimensions measure up to 165.2 x 83.8 x 7.7 mm, and weighs in at 171.7 grams.
The Lenovo S860, in this regard, sports a slightly less 5.3-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, while rendering the same 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. The device's overall dimensions measure up to 149.5 x 77 x 10.3 mm, and weighs in at 190 grams, which is quite a heavy affair.
The Lenovo S860, in this instance, offers a lesser 8-megapixel primary camera, sporting a pixel resolution of 3264 x 2448 pixels, with autofocus and LED flash. The device also has a secondary 1.5-megapixel camera on board that's more than enough for clicking decent selfies.
The Sony-made Xperia T2 Ultra, in terms of camera, offers a 13-megapixel primary camera, sporting a pixel resolution of 4128 x 3096 pixels, with autofocus and LED flash. The device also comes with a front-facing 1.1-megapixel camera.
Both the devices come sporting engines with impressive performance and great horsepower, as expected from new-gen devices.
While the Sony Xperia T2 Ultra is equipped with a quad core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A7 processor, the Lenovo S860 comes equipped with a 1.3 GHz quad-core Mediatek processor.
Storage and RAM
The Sony Xperia T2 Ultra offers 1GB of RAM to users while offering the device in an 8GB internal memory variant. Moreover, there's the option to expand the device's memory up to 32GB as an external microSD slot for additional memory is also present.
The Lenovo S860, on the other hand, Offers a bit better 2GB of RAM for users while offering the device in a 16 GB internal memory variant. However, there's no option to expand the device's memory as an external microSD slot is missing.
While theSony Xperia T2 Ultra juices up the device via a 3000 mAh battery, the Lenovo S860 powers the device via a much greater 4000 mAh battery.
The Lenovo S860 has been currently priced at Rs 21,590 for aspiring customers, while the Sony Xperia T2 Ultra has been made available for Rs. 24,990 by the manufacturer.
Sony has made quite a name for itself in the market in recent times with the release of a host of devices running on the Android operating system, and the latest Xperia T2 Ultra is no different. With its improved camera, great processor a Sony brand name, it is only expected that the device will do good.
However, deviating from a certain brand name, the Lenovo S860 isn't that bad a deal as well. And while users will not be intimidated by the kind of specs the device offers, but the presence of a massive 4000 mAh battery is expected to push the device further up the food chain in days to come.