Sony Xperia SL vs Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

Top 17 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia SL

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

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More battery power
Comment
1750 mAh
vs
1500 mAh
16.67% more battery power
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2185
Measurably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
2 x 1.7 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
1.70x faster CPU clock speed
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1844
Noticeably higher pixel density
Comment
342 ppi
vs
233 ppi
46.78% higher pixel density
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1462
A little bit bigger screen size
Comment
4.3 "
vs
4 "
7.50% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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1328
Vastly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
12.1 MP
vs
5 MP
2.42x more megapixels (photo)
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1286
Noticeably higher resolution
Comment
1280x720 px
vs
800x480 px
2.40x higher resolution
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1033
Significantly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.3 MP
vs
0.3 MP
4.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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788
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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502
Clearly more internal storage
Comment
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
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436
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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411
Significantly better video recording quality
Comment
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
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322
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
Comment
2.4
vs
2.6
Wider aperture at minimum focal length. With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
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192
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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172
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.
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153
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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104
Has a HDMI output
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
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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.

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

Yes
vs
No

Top 16 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

Compared to Sony Xperia SL

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1050
Has an external memory slot
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
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835
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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734
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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660
Lighter
Comment
120 g
vs
144 g
24 g lighter
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562
Marginally thinner
Comment
9.9 mm
vs
10.6 mm
0.70 mm thinner
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543
Sizably faster downloads
Comment
21 MBits/s
vs
14.4 MBits/s
45.83% faster downloads
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202
Newer Bluetooth version
Comment
4
vs
3
Newer Bluetooth version
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186
Explicitly smaller semiconductor size
Comment
32 nm
vs
45 nm
13 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
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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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125
A little bit narrower
Comment
63 mm
vs
64 mm
1 mm narrower
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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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68
Shorter
Comment
121.6 mm
vs
128 mm
6.40 mm shorter
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Smaller in the hand
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Easier to use.
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1
Supports S-Beam, S-Note, Smart Stay, Direct call...
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Like the big S3
anonymous
-6
A little less body volume
Comment
82.9 cm³
vs
86.8 cm³
4.70% less body volume

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

Yes
vs
No

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