Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Sony Xperia V

Top 25 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Sony Xperia V

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More battery power
Comment
2100 mAh
vs
1750 mAh
20% more battery power
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2188
Explicitly faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
2 x 1.5 GHz
1.87x faster CPU clock speed
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Bigger screen size
Comment
4.8 "
vs
4.3 "
11.63% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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1036
Distinctly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.9 MP
vs
0.3 MP
6.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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839
Has branded damage resistant glass
Comment
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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563
Thinner
Comment
8.6 mm
vs
10.7 mm
2.10 mm thinner
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502
Appreciably more internal storage
Comment
16 GB
vs
8 GB
8 GB more internal storage
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216
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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208
Significantly more microphone(s)
Comment
2
vs
1
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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154
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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151
Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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132
Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
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106
Measurably lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.55 W/kg
vs
0.86 W/kg
0.31 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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85
Noticeably lower SAR for head (EU)
Comment
0.21 W/kg
vs
0.86 W/kg
0.65 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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76
Has touch autofocus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
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70
Has manual white balance
Comment
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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5
Good pic capture at night
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It has better camera at night
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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
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A tad less body volume
Comment
82.94 cm³
vs
89.72 cm³
8.17% less body volume
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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218
Has offline voice recognition
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
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76
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Samsung Exynos 4412
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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
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70
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
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66
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.
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66
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 V because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 14 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia V

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

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Higher pixel density
Comment
341 ppi
vs
306 ppi
11.44% higher pixel density
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1332
Significantly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
13 MP
vs
8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
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791
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.
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662
Modestly lighter
Comment
120 g
vs
133 g
13 g lighter
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644
Is dustproof and water resistant
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
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543
Significantly faster downloads
Comment
42 MBits/s
vs
21 MBits/s
2x faster downloads
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457
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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246
Weather sealed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
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186
Significantly 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.
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176
A shade faster uploads
Comment
5.8 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
0.69% faster uploads
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125
Amply narrower
Comment
65 mm
vs
70.6 mm
5.60 mm narrower
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115
Appreciably lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
0.73 W/kg
vs
1.49 W/kg
0.76 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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87
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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68
Shorter
Comment
129 mm
vs
136.6 mm
7.60 mm shorter
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Supports 4g
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The HTC desire 600 doesn't support 4g

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

Yes
vs
No

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