Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Sony Xperia SP

Top 19 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Sony Xperia SP

anonymous
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Considerably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
2 x 1.7 GHz
1.65x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1711
A little bigger screen size
Comment
4.8 "
vs
4.6 "
4.35% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1197
Notably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.9 MP
vs
0.3 MP
6.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
849
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
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No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
815
Lighter
Comment
133 g
vs
155 g
22 g lighter
anonymous
695
Thinner
Comment
8.6 mm
vs
10 mm
1.40 mm thinner
anonymous
596
Vastly more internal storage
Comment
16 GB
vs
8 GB
8 GB more internal storage
anonymous
246
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
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No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
176
Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
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No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
anonymous
108
Significantly lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.55 W/kg
vs
0.63 W/kg
0.08 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.
anonymous
89
Notably lower SAR for head (EU)
Comment
0.21 W/kg
vs
0.79 W/kg
0.58 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.
anonymous
43
A tad less body volume
Comment
82.94 cm³
vs
87.63 cm³
5.65% less body volume
Dami Agunbiade
2
Zero Shutter Lag
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This means photos are much more sharper and can be taken in less than 0.5 seconds
Drini Nosi
1
Has Radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Jadian JaJa Clarke
1
Body has perfect size–not too big
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The size is much bigger ,which can be suitable or unsuitable.
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Yes
vs
No
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anonymous
134
Has integrated graphics
Comment
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
anonymous
90
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
84
Has out-of-order execution
Comment
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.
anonymous
84
Has TrustZone
Comment
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).

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

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Top 42 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia SP

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

anonymous
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More battery power
Comment
2370 mAh
vs
2100 mAh
12.86% more battery power
anonymous
2116
Somewhat higher pixel density
Comment
319 ppi
vs
306 ppi
4.25% higher pixel density
anonymous
907
Every pixel has three subpixels.
Comment
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.
anonymous
600
Noticeably faster downloads
Comment
42 MBits/s
vs
21 MBits/s
2x faster downloads
anonymous
542
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
495
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
347
Has a two-stage shutter
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
anonymous
226
Narrower
Comment
67.1 mm
vs
70.6 mm
3.50 mm narrower
anonymous
221
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
216
Appreciably smaller semiconductor size
Comment
28 nm
vs
32 nm
4 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
anonymous
193
Slightly faster uploads
Comment
5.8 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
0.69% faster uploads
anonymous
169
Marginally shorter
Comment
130.6 mm
vs
136.6 mm
6 mm shorter
anonymous
121
Vastly lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
1.08 W/kg
vs
1.49 W/kg
0.41 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.
Martinus Kevin Sullivan
34
PlayStation Mobile Certified
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This Xperia can play apps & games from PlayStation Mobile platform. US/EU PSN ID is required to use this feature.
Martinus Kevin Sullivan
22
Dualshock 3 Controller Ready
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This Xperia can use Dualshock 3 via Bluetooth officially. No root required
Khaja Moinuddin
12
BRAVIA® Engine 2
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Aravind Girish Nair
8
It has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Robby Andri Wijaya
8
Supports NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC enables wireless payments through your device. You can also connect two NFC enabled devices just by touching them with each other.
Paul Eros
8
Multicolored Led flash ( LED notification colors)
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Different statuses indicated with different colors,you can also get apps that will let you mix and match the colors , so depending on who's calling , like red/green could be your mom while purple/orange could be work calling and on and on
Shotta James
6
Has stunning Illumination LED Light.
Comment
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.
Salah Wanli
6
Better graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Robby Andri Wijaya
5
Has a CMOS sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
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.
Rikko Toutshuka
5
XLOUD
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Robby Andri Wijaya
4
Glove mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When this mode enable, we can unlocking the device while wearing gloves and the screnn become super sensitive
Loizos Aristides
4
Better GPU.
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The SP runs on Adreno 320, which gives significantly higher benchmarks than the S3's Mali 400mp4 (23000 vs 18000)
Robby Andri Wijaya
4
Newer Bluetooth version 4.0
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Reduced power consumption by enabling devices to remain paired, or connected to each other, without requiring a continual stream of data to be transferred between the devices.
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