Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs Sony Xperia M

Top Ten Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

Compared to Sony Xperia M

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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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251
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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Clearly more internal storage
16 GB
vs
4 GB
12 GB more internal storage
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95
Has a BSI sensor
Yes
vs
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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A bit faster uploads
5.8 MBits/s
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5.76 MBits/s
0.69% faster uploads
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Has a serial shot mode
Yes
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No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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Has a gyroscope
Yes
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No
A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
Mesfar Mahdi
5
Has 60 fps video
Yes
vs
No
Galaxy s4 has 30fps
Mesfar Mahdi
4
Better design
Yes
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No
It has a better design, it feels like a leather in hand.
Ivan Iemma
-4
Mucha mas facha
Yes
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No
Qu Setia Menanti
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Yes
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No
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Somewhat shorter
121.6 mm
vs
124 mm
2.40 mm shorter

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini is better than Sony Xperia M because...

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Top 15 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia M

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

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More battery power
1750 mAh
vs
1500 mAh
16.67% more battery power
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Modestly higher pixel density
245 ppi
vs
233 ppi
5.15% higher pixel density
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Much higher resolution
845x480 px
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800x480 px
5.62% higher resolution
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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 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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98
Somewhat thinner
9.3 mm
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9.9 mm
0.60 mm thinner
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90
A little lighter
115 g
vs
120 g
5 g lighter
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Clearly smaller semiconductor size
28 nm
vs
32 nm
4 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
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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 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
vs
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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It has removable battery
Yes
vs
No
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It has NFC
Yes
vs
No
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A little bit narrower
62 mm
vs
63 mm
1 mm narrower
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Less body volume
71.5 cm³
vs
82.9 cm³
15.94% less body volume
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
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No
Top 2 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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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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Beautiful shape attery backup and clear camera viwith good b
Yes
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No

Sony Xperia M is better than Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini because...

Yes
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No

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