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Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Sony Xperia L

Top 24 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Sony Xperia L

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More battery power
2100 mAh
vs
1750 mAh
20% more battery power
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Vastly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
2.80x faster CPU clock speed
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Plenty higher pixel density
306 ppi
vs
228 ppi
34.21% higher pixel density
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Bigger screen size
4.8 "
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4.3 "
11.63% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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Notably higher resolution
1280x720 px
vs
854x480 px
2.25x higher resolution
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Considerably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.9 MP
vs
0.3 MP
6.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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Has branded damage resistant glass
Yes
vs
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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A tad lighter
133 g
vs
137 g
4 g lighter
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Notably more internal storage
16 GB
vs
8 GB
8 GB more internal storage
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Thinner
8.6 mm
vs
9.7 mm
1.10 mm thinner
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Explicitly better video recording quality
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
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Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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Has a video light
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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Has a serial shot mode
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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Has manual ISO
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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Clearly lower SAR for head (USA)
0.55 W/kg
vs
0.79 W/kg
0.24 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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Has a gyroscope
Yes
vs
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.
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Significantly lower SAR for head (EU)
0.21 W/kg
vs
0.69 W/kg
0.48 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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Supports controllers
Yes
vs
No
The system supports usb controllers, so you can play games with real controls instead of the touchscreen
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1
Better gpu mali 400 mp4
Yes
vs
No
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Better sound quality
Yes
vs
No
Using the Sennheiser's own transducer to deliver the best quality sound
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Samsung Exynos 4412
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Has integrated graphics
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
ARM Cortex-A9
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for ARM Cortex-A9
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Has NX bit
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
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Has TrustZone
Yes
vs
No
A technology integrated into the processor to secure the device for use with features such as mobile payments and streaming video using digital rights management (DRM).
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Has out-of-order execution
Yes
vs
No
Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

Samsung Galaxy S3 is better than Sony Xperia L because...

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Top 19 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia L

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

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Every pixel has three subpixels
Yes
vs
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
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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Explicitly 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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A lot lower SAR for body (USA)
1.38 W/kg
vs
1.49 W/kg
0.11 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.
Harshal Kher
19
PlayStation Mobile Certified
Yes
vs
No
This Xperia can play apps & games from PlayStation Mobile platform. US/EU PSN ID is required to use this feature.
Marco Suárez
6
Customizable
Yes
vs
No
Can get the phone customized to your liking vs only a few color options.
Vivek Ranjan
4
Look
Yes
vs
No
High end look with a classy silver finish in the corner.
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3
Has a video light
Yes
vs
No
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3
Has stunning Illumination LED Light.
Yes
vs
No
The light beam on the bottom of the phone that lights up when receive notification or changes color depending on the color of the theme. It also lights up and change solar while viewing photos and playing music.
Rio Auldy
2
It has NFC
Yes
vs
No
Harshal Kher
2
Xloud Clear Audio
Yes
vs
No
Better sound and clear the audio
Akhil R Das
1
Elegant Body
Yes
vs
No
The body looks more elegant than the competitors.
Harshal Kher
1
“WALKMAN” application
Yes
vs
No
Harshal Kher
1
Newer Chipset
Yes
vs
No
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1
It's very cheap and it's useful!
Yes
vs
No
Great specifications in only 200$
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Has a notification LED
Yes
vs
No
The LED light alerts you to missed notifications
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Reasonably narrower
65 mm
vs
70.6 mm
5.60 mm narrower
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Slightly less body volume
81.15 cm³
vs
82.94 cm³
2.21% less body volume
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Shorter
128.7 mm
vs
136.6 mm
7.90 mm shorter

Sony Xperia L is better than Samsung Galaxy S3 because...

Yes
vs
No

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