Samsung Galaxy S2 vs Sony Xperia T

Top Ten Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S2

Compared to Sony Xperia T

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Has branded damage resistant glass
Yes
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No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
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Significantly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
2 MP
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1.3 MP
1.54x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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Has a removable battery
Yes
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No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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Marginally thinner
8.5 mm
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9.4 mm
0.90 mm thinner
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Lighter
116 g
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139 g
23 g lighter
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Noticeably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.16 W/kg
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1.07 W/kg
0.91 W/kg lower SAR for head (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
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Significantly lower SAR for head (EU)
0.34 W/kg
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0.85 W/kg
0.51 W/kg lower SAR for head (EU). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 2.0 W/kg in the EU.
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Has more Custom Roms on XDA Developers
Yes
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No
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Modestly narrower
66.1 mm
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67.3 mm
1.20 mm narrower
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Much less body volume
70.3 cm³
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91.01 cm³
29.46% less body volume
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A shade shorter
125.3 mm
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129.4 mm
4.10 mm shorter

Samsung Galaxy S2 is better than Sony Xperia T because...

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Top 23 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia T

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S2

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More battery power
1850 mAh
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1650 mAh
12.12% more battery power
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Significantly higher pixel density
323 ppi
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218 ppi
48.17% higher pixel density
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Sizably higher resolution
1280x720 px
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800x480 px
2.40x higher resolution
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Distinctly more megapixels (photo)
13 MP
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8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
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Somewhat bigger screen size
4.55 "
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4.3 "
5.81% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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Every pixel has three subpixels
Yes
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No
The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
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Has stereo speakers
Yes
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No
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
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Notably faster downloads
42.2 MBits/s
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21 MBits/s
2.01x faster downloads
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Has a dedicated camera button
Yes
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No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
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No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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Has a BSI sensor
Yes
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No
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
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Sizably smaller semiconductor size
28 nm
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45 nm
17 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
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Substantially lower SAR for body (USA)
0.88 W/kg
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0.96 W/kg
0.08 W/kg lower SAR for body (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
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Has a CMOS sensor
Yes
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No
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
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Has a video light
Yes
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No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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Has manual ISO
Yes
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No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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Has manual white balance
Yes
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No
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
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PlayStation Mobile Certified
Yes
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No
This Xperia can play apps & games from PlayStation Mobile platform. US/EU PSN ID is required to use this feature.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
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No
Top 5 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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The browser has word wrap
Yes
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No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
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Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Yes
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No
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You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Yes
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No
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You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Yes
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No
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No
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Best Facebook Messenger app with chat heads
Yes
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No
The Android Facebook Messenger app has an intuitive and fast interface with so called chat heads lying above other apps (in contrast to the Facebook Messenger app of other OSes).

Sony Xperia T is better than Samsung Galaxy S2 because...

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