PlayBook 4G LTE VS Xperia V

The Sony Xperia V has better specifications than the BlackBerry PlayBook 4G LTE

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BlackBerry PlayBook 4G LTE VS Sony Xperia V

 
PlayBook 4G LTE Xperia V
 
The BlackBerry PlayBook 4G LTE and the Sony Xperia V are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
2
The PlayBook 4G LTE is thinner at 10mm
0
The Xperia V is thicker at 10.7mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The PlayBook 4G LTE has a greater cubic volume of 250900
2
The Xperia V has a smaller cubic volume of 89719.5
Less Weight
0
The PlayBook 4G LTE heavier at 425 grams
2
The Xperia V lighter at 120 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The PlayBook 4G LTE features a bigger 7.0" display
0
The Xperia V features a smaller 4.3" display
Pixel Density
0
The PlayBook 4G LTE has lower pixel density at 170 ppi
2
The Xperia V has a higher pixel density at 342 ppi
Newer
0
The PlayBook 4G LTE was released on 08/2012
0
The Xperia V was released on 08/2012
Standby Time
1
The PlayBook 4G LTE can last more around 480 hours
0
The Xperia V can last less around 400 hours
Talk Time
2
The PlayBook 4G LTE can last more around 8 hours
0
The Xperia V can last less around 7 hours
Camera
0
The Xperia V has a 5mp camera
2
The Xperia V has a 13mp camera
Total Points
7 8
Total Score
47% 53%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the BlackBerry PlayBook 4G LTE and the Sony Xperia V to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Sony Xperia V has better specifications than the BlackBerry PlayBook 4G LTE. Note that the PlayBook 4G LTE has 32 GB internal storage compared to 32 GB internal storage found in the Xperia V currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the BlackBerry PlayBook 4G LTE or the Sony Xperia V

Availability

Announced on
August 2012 August 2012
Available
August 2012 October 2012

Battery

Capacity
5300 mAh 1700 mAh
Standby Time
480 hours 400 hours
Talk Time
8 hours 7 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
2 2
Speed
1.5GHz 1.5GHz
Type
TI OMAP 4430 Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960

Camera

Main
5mp (2592x1944) 13mp (4224x3168)
Secondary
2048x1536 1280x1024
Video
1080p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR 4.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
- YES
GPRS
- YES
GPS
YES yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA; HSUPA HSDPA; HSUPA
NFC
- YES
USB
microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1024x600 pixels 720x1280 pixels
Size
7.0 inches 4.3 inches
Type
TFT capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
- GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 800, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
4G Network
LTE 700, 1700 -
Alias
- Xperia AX, LT25i
Form Factor
Tablet Slate
Price Range
$300-$500 $300-$500

Memory

Card Slot
- microSD, up to 32GB
Internal
32 GB 32 GB
Ram
1 GB 1 GB

Operating System

Type
BlackBerry Tablet OS Android
Version
2.0 4.0.4

Size and Weight

Depth
10.0 mm (0.39 inches) 10.7 mm (0.42 inches)
Height
193.0 mm (7.53 inches) 129.0 mm (5.03 inches)
Weight
425 grams (14.9 ounces) 120 grams (4.2 ounces)
Width
130.0 mm (5.07 inches) 65.0 mm (2.54 inches)