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[Q] Xperia L vs Xperia M

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18th April 2014, 01:56 PM   |  #1  
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Hello xperia L people!!

I am here to ask you 1 question.
Xperia M or Xperia L?
I have searched the differences but sometimes the appearances are deceptive..
One friend of mine thinks of buying one of these two.What should I recommend him and why?
Thanks a lot ^_^.
18th April 2014, 04:01 PM   |  #2  
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Hello xperia L people!!

I am here to ask you 1 question.
Xperia M or Xperia L?
I have searched the differences but sometimes the appearances are deceptive..
One friend of mine thinks of buying one of these two.What should I recommend him and why?
Thanks a lot ^_^.

L because it uses Snapdragon 400 series processor which is newer,faster,4.3" screen which is bigger than M,and higher Adreno 305 for better gaming,8MP Camera...
18th April 2014, 05:06 PM   |  #3  
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L because it uses Snapdragon 400 series processor which is newer,faster,4.3" screen which is bigger than M,and higher Adreno 305 for better gaming,8MP Camera...

But they use the same processor, same ram and same video graphics card....and don't forget MP don't always make the difference...What matters is also the lens used by the phone..
18th April 2014, 05:35 PM   |  #4  
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Xperia L have different chipset

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18th April 2014, 05:47 PM   |  #5  
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The last update for M is 4.3 whereas for L its 4.2.2.
L's hardware is better than M.
So if getting features of 4.3 is important to you (neither of them is going to get latest version, Kitkat) you can choose M. Otherwise it should be L.
Of course its your choice in the end.

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18th April 2014, 07:12 PM   |  #6  
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Go for Moto G if you want a better phone with latest specs It's better than L nd M


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Wow Sony finds new tester for their buggy fw updates as ur friend.
I m also a tester and also all xperia L phone holders.we doesn't hve any single stable update yet.
Every time sony fix old bugs.
Realise update
Provide new bugs


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---------- Post added at 03:54 PM ---------- Previous post was at 03:53 PM ----------

Sony finds new tester for buggy their fw updates as ur friend.
I m also a tester and also all xperia L phone holder.we doesn't hve any single stable update yet.
Every time sony fix old bugs.
Realise update
Provide new bugs

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XL is slightly better hardware-wise, but XM has got upgrade to Android 4.3, while XL can only hope for 4.4 in the future (XM probably won't get it at all). If you feel comfortable with flashing custom ROMs/kernels, you can wait for CAF kernel to get done (should happen soon) and integrated into AOSPA/CM/any other ROM and get Android 4.4 before official release and have XL better than XM in every aspect. I'm not sure how KitKat development is going at XM though. If not, choice is on you - do you really want Android 4.3 features or hate concave back (it can get annoying with NFC sometimes)? Go for XM. Otherwise, XL should be a better choice.

*You is referring to your friend
XL - Xperia L
XM - Xperia M
AOSPA - Android Open Source Project - Paranoid Android
CM - CyanogenMod
NFC - Near Field Communication
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XL is slightly better hardware-wise, but XM has got upgrade to Android 4.3, while XL can only hope for 4.4 in the future (XM probably won't get it at all). If you feel comfortable with flashing custom ROMs/kernels, you can wait for CAF kernel to get done (should happen soon) and integrated into AOSPA/CM/any other ROM and get Android 4.4 before official release and have XL better than XM in every aspect. I'm not sure how KitKat development is going at XM though. If not, choice is on you - do you really want Android 4.3 features or hate concave back (it can get annoying with NFC sometimes)? Go for XM. Otherwise, XL should be a better choice.

*You is referring to your friend
XL - Xperia L
XM - Xperia M
AOSPA - Android Open Source Project - Paranoid Android
CM - CyanogenMod
NFC - Near Field Communication

Forget the specs and softy comparison. I have personally worked with both the handsets. and i personally feel Xperia L to have a more solid build and a more grand feel to it. Just my opinion.

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