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Sony Xperia SP vs Sony Xperia V

Top 43 Reasons for the

Sony Xperia SP

Compared to Sony Xperia V

anonymous
2202
Lots more battery power
Comment
2370 mAh
vs
1750 mAh
35.43% more battery power
anonymous
1681
Faster CPU clock speed
Comment
2 x 1.7 GHz
vs
2 x 1.5 GHz
13.33% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1093
A little bit bigger screen size
Comment
4.6 "
vs
4.3 "
6.98% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
630
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.
anonymous
385
A tad thinner
Comment
10 mm
vs
10.7 mm
0.70 mm thinner
anonymous
334
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
260
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
162
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
157
Notably 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.
anonymous
112
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
106
Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
anonymous
96
Measurably lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.63 W/kg
vs
0.86 W/kg
0.23 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
77
Measurably lower SAR for head (EU)
Comment
0.79 W/kg
vs
0.86 W/kg
0.07 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
67
Has touch autofocus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
anonymous
52
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.
Martinus Kevin Sullivan
24
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
15
Dualshock 3 Controller Ready
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This Xperia can use Dualshock 3 via Bluetooth officially. No root required
Khaja Moinuddin
8
BRAVIA® Engine 2
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Robby Andri Wijaya
5
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
4
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
Robby Andri Wijaya
3
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
3
XLOUD
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Aravind Girish Nair
2
It has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Loizos Aristides
2
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
2
HDMI
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Via microUSB
Robby Andri Wijaya
2
Higher Graphics processor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Sony Xperia SP has Adreno 320 , but Nokia Lumia 920 just Adreno 225
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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
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anonymous
90
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.
anonymous
63
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Sony Xperia SP is better than Sony Xperia V because...

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No

Top Ten Reasons for the

Sony Xperia V

Compared to Sony Xperia SP

anonymous
1404
Somewhat higher pixel density
Comment
341 ppi
vs
319 ppi
6.90% higher pixel density
anonymous
1001
Clearly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
13 MP
vs
8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
537
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
478
Is dustproof and water resistant
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
anonymous
409
Much lighter
Comment
120 g
vs
155 g
35 g lighter
anonymous
163
Weather sealed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
anonymous
110
Sizably lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
0.73 W/kg
vs
1.08 W/kg
0.35 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.
anonymous
75
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Muhab Ashraf
0
Supports 4g
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The HTC desire 600 doesn't support 4g
anonymous
-46
Narrower
Comment
65 mm
vs
67.1 mm
2.10 mm narrower
anonymous
-141
A tad shorter
Comment
129 mm
vs
130.6 mm
1.60 mm shorter

Sony Xperia V is better than Sony Xperia SP because...

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