There are a host of new smartphones in the market that come with a variety of specs and features on offer. While some focus on a dedicated RAM, others look to offer great camera or the latest Android KitKat operating system from Google.
The market, if you have been following it closely, isn't really attached to the higher end of the market (although it constitutes for more of the glamor factor). In fact, most of the action happens all the way down in the low and mid range of the market.
With devices now arriving thick and fast, it's only natural that the market will grow and evolve with every passing day. And with more new handsets set to arrive before the year comes to a close, we are looking toward quite the finale in terms of technological advancements in this field.
Currently, two smartphones that are trying out their luck in the market are the new Samsung Galaxy K Zoom and the previously released Sony Xperia Z2. As you may have understood by now, the primary rivalry here rests on the cameras that are on offer with both offering dedicated imaging features.
So if we were to take both the smartphones together and bracket them within the comparison sub-head, who do you think will stand a better chance? We take a closer look.
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom Vs Sony Xperia Z2: Operating System
No distinction here since both the smartphones run of the Google-based Android operating system. In fact, both of them offer the latest Android KitKat OS straight out of the box.
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom Vs Sony Xperia Z2: Display and Dimensions
The Samsung Galaxy K Zoom sports a 4.8-inch super AMOLED capacitive touch screen, while rendering 720 x 1280 pixels resolution. The device's overall dimensions measure up to 137.5 x 70.8 x 16.6 mm, while it weighs in at 200g. Quite heavy, huh?
The Sony-made Xperia Z2 sports a 5.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, while rendering 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. Also, the device's overall dimensions measure up to 146.8 x 73.3 x 8.2 mm.
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom Vs Sony Xperia Z2: Camera
Here's the main one. The Samsung Galaxy K Zoom, in the camera department, offers a 20.7-megapixel primary camera, sporting a mammoth pixel resolution of 5248 х 3936 pixels, with autofocus and LED flash. The device also has a secondary 2-megapixel camera on board that's more than enough for conducting video chats.
The Sony Xperia Z2, in this instance, offers a similar 20.7-megapixel primary camera, sporting a pixel resolution of 5248 х 3936 pixels, with autofocus and LED flash. The device also has a secondary 2.2-megapixel camera, again for conducting video chats.
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom Vs Sony Xperia Z2: Processors
While the Sony Xperia Z2 is equipped with a quad core 2.3 GHz Krait processor, the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom comes bearing a Hexa-Core (1.7 GHz Dual Core + 1.3 GHz Quad Core) Exynos (5260) processor and Mali-T624 GPU.
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom Vs Sony Xperia Z2: Storage and RAM
The Samsung Galaxy K Zoom, in this respect, offers 2GB of RAM with the devcie arriving in 8GB internal memory variant. Also, there's the option to expand the device's memory up to another 64GB as an external microSD slot for additional memory has been provided.
The Sony Xperia Z2 offers 3GB of RAM to users while offering the device in a 16 GB internal memory variant. Moreover, there's the option to expand the device's memory up to 128GB as an external microSD slot for additional memory is also present.
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom Vs Sony Xperia Z2: Battery
While the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom juices up the device via a massive 2430 mAh battery, the Sony Xperia Z2 comes sporting a slightly lesser 3200 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom Vs Sony Xperia Z2: Price
While the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom is priced at Rs. 43,199, the Sony Xperia Z2 is available at Rs. 44,999.
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom Vs Sony Xperia Z2: Verdict
As you may have guessed, this one will go head to head. Leaving the camera aspect out of this, since both of them offer similar cameras, it seems like almost most of the specs are similar to rach other.
However, if we were to really pick out a winner in this instance, we have to say that it will be the Xperia Z2. With it increased RAM, internal storage, battery and more space for microSD, we are guessing that the Xperia Z2 will rise above the K Zoom.