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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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Measurably faster CPU clock speed
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4 x 1.4 GHz
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2 x 1.7 GHz
1.65x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
961
A bit bigger screen size
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4.8 "
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4.6 "
4.35% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
628
Appreciably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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1.9 MP
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0.3 MP
6.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
479
Has a removable battery
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Yes
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No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
333
Lighter
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133 g
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155 g
22 g lighter
anonymous
325
Vastly more internal storage
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16 GB
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8 GB
8 GB more internal storage
anonymous
320
Thinner
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8.6 mm
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10 mm
1.40 mm thinner
anonymous
158
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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Yes
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No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
100
Has a serial shot mode
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Yes
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No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
anonymous
89
Sizably lower SAR for head (USA)
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0.55 W/kg
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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
72
Noticeably lower SAR for head (EU)
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0.21 W/kg
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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.
Carlos Santiago Tarifa Rey-Stolle
1
Supports controllers
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Yes
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No
The system supports usb controllers, so you can play games with real controls instead of the touchscreen
Sourab Banerjee
1
Better gpu mali 400 mp4
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Yes
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No
Ana D'Angiolella
0
Better sound quality
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Yes
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No
Using the Sennheiser's own transducer to deliver the best quality sound
anonymous
-180
A bit less body volume
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82.94 cm³
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87.63 cm³
5.65% less body volume
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
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No
Top 1 Reason for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
anonymous
237
Plays Adobe Flash
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Yes
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No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
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No
Top 1 Reason for Samsung Exynos 4412
anonymous
59
Has integrated graphics
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Yes
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No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
ARM Cortex-A9
Yes
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No
Top 3 Reasons for ARM Cortex-A9
anonymous
41
Has NX bit
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Yes
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No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
40
Has TrustZone
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Yes
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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).
anonymous
39
Has out-of-order execution
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Yes
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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 SP because...

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Top 38 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia SP

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

anonymous
1961
More battery power
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2370 mAh
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2100 mAh
12.86% more battery power
anonymous
1243
A shade higher pixel density
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319 ppi
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306 ppi
4.25% higher pixel density
anonymous
568
Every pixel has three subpixels
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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.
anonymous
406
Distinctly faster downloads
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42 MBits/s
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21 MBits/s
2x faster downloads
anonymous
301
Has a dedicated camera button
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Yes
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No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
296
Has a radio
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Yes
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No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
238
Has a two-stage shutter
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Yes
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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
153
Has manual exposure
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Yes
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No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
138
Slightly faster uploads
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5.8 MBits/s
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5.76 MBits/s
0.69% faster uploads
anonymous
129
Vastly smaller semiconductor size
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28 nm
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32 nm
4 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
anonymous
100
Vastly lower SAR for body (USA)
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1.08 W/kg
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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
19
PlayStation Mobile Certified
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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.
Martinus Kevin Sullivan
11
Dualshock 3 Controller Ready
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Yes
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No
This Xperia can use Dualshock 3 via Bluetooth officially. No root required
Khaja Moinuddin
7
BRAVIA® Engine 2
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Yes
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No
Robby Andri Wijaya
4
Supports NFC
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Yes
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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
4
Multicolored Led flash ( LED notification colors)
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Yes
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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
Rikko Toutshuka
3
XLOUD
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Yes
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No
Robby Andri Wijaya
2
Has a CMOS sensor
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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.
Aravind Girish Nair
2
It has NFC
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Yes
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No
Loizos Aristides
2
Better GPU.
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Yes
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No
The SP runs on Adreno 320, which gives significantly higher benchmarks than the S3's Mali 400mp4 (23000 vs 18000)
Minesh Udugahapattuwa
1
Systen ui is not user frendly
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Yes
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No
The system ui is not good in 525 that's the main reason
Robby Andri Wijaya
1
Glove mode
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Yes
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No
When this mode enable, we can unlocking the device while wearing gloves and the screnn become super sensitive
Martinus Kevin Sullivan
1
MHL USB Available
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Yes
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No
You can connect to TV & display it Without need HDMI Out again. Just plug USB to HDMI TV, & all set. Also, while you plug it, this phone will charge the battery.
Robby Andri Wijaya
1
HDMI
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Yes
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No
Via microUSB
Amir Hossein Seydloo
1
Newer producted
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Yes
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No
Sony sp producted in 2013
Robby Andri Wijaya
1
Newer Bluetooth version 4.0
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Yes
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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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