Two days back Sony launched the Sony Xperia M2 Aqua which is boasted as the most waterproof Smartphone by Sony, The Xperia M2 Aqua has the same specifications as the Sony Xperia M2 which was launched in February, 2014 has. But one additional Feature to the Sony Xperia M2 Aqua is that it is Waterproof, the company says that it is the most Waterproof Smartphone in that range. Well, the Specifications of the Sony Xperia M2 and Sony Xperia M2 Aqua are same, so in this post I’ll be comparing between the Sony Xperia M and the Sony Xperia M2 Aqua so that you can know what is the difference between both of the phones. So starting from the operating system we will cover all the other specifications which a potential buyer would like to know. So without boring you let’s begin with the Sony Xperia M2 Aqua and Sony Xperia M comparison.
Sony Xperia M Vs Sony Xperia M2 Aqua – Comparison
The Sony Xperia M and the Sony Xperia M2 Aqua both operates on the most Favorite operating system – Android, But the Android Version in both differs, the Sony Xperia M came with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and can be upgradable to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. On the other hand the Xperia M2 Aqua being one of the latest releases comes with Android 4.4.2 KitKat Winner : Xperia M2 Aqua wins as it has the latest Android Version, which can’t be installed in the Xperia M officially.
Both the Sony Xperia M and Sony Xperia M2 Aqua comes with 1 GB RAM which will be acting as a temporary storage. Truely speaking the trend on 1 GB Ram is over now, People prefer atleast 2 GB of Ram so that they can do multi-tasking in a better way being the latest model Sony would have added 2 GB of Ram which would have attracted many people and some people like me would have got the Phone also. Draw : Both Xperia M2 Aqua and Xperia M have same amount of RAM.
Internal Storage refers to the storage which comes with the Smartphone internally which enable us to install apps, store important files and much more, Comparing the Internal Storage of the Sony Xperia M and Xperia M2 Aqua we find that the Xperia M2 Aqua comes with 8 GB internal memory which is double the storage of the Sony Xperia M which is 4 GB. Both the brothers also come with an External Storage support so that in case one faces shortage of storage one could insert a SD card in the Phone and use it to store apps, Files, and much more and both support the SD card upto 32 GB so if you have a Sony Xperia M2 or M you cannot go with more than 32 GB of External Storage. Winner : Xperia M2 Aqua, because it has 4 GB internal storage extra than the Sony Xperia M.
In this section you will be reading the comparison between the size and display quality of the Xperia M2 Aqua and Xperia M. Starting with the Display Size, the Sony Xperia M comes with a 4.0-inch Display whereas the Sony Xperia M2 Aqua has a 4.8-inch Display so there is a difference of 0.8-inches in the display, the likeness towards the display size varies from person to person. Display Quality : The Sony Xperia M entered the market with a 4-inch TFT Capacitive screen with the screen resolution of 480 x 854 pixels whereas the Sony Xperia M2 Aqua comes with a 4.8-inch IPS Display with the screen resolution of 540 x 960 pixels. When coming to the Quality. The Xperia M2 Aqua is for the win as it uses a IPS display and has a good screen resolution as well.
Camera is one another reason why some people prefer to buy a Smartphone, because it enables people to capture the moments at an ease and Image quality has become one another issue when people are buying a Smartphone. The Sony Xperia M comes with a 5 MP camera with the resolution 2592 x 1944 pixels as the Primary camera and a VGA Camera which will be the secondary camera. On the other hand the latest Xperia M2 Aqua encompasses a 8 MP camera of resolution 3264 x 2448 pixels, It will also come with a VGA Camera which can be used to capture at 480p Winner : Sony Xperia M2 Aqua
The Xperia M2 Aqua is built for being in water, the Smartphone can do all the stuffs in water which it can normally do outside the water, the Xperia M2 Aqua is made for water, whereas the Xperia M can’t be used in the water, if used can cause some serious problems to the hardware as well as some other problems may persist. Winner : Sony Xperia M2 Aqua as it can do all the things in water, from capturing to calling it can do everything without damaging any part of the Phone.