20points

Motorola Defy Plus

19points

Sony Ericsson Xperia active

Motorola Defy Plus
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Motorola Defy Plus vs Sony Ericsson Xperia active

Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active

Why is Motorola Defy Plus better than Sony Ericsson Xperia active?

  • 41.67% more battery power
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    1700mAhvs1200mAh
  • 38.02% higher pixel density
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    265ppivs192ppi
  • 2.67x higher resolution
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    480 x 854pxvs320 x 480px
  • 23.33% bigger screen size
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    3.7"vs3"
  • 1.68GB more internal storage
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    2GBvs0.32GB
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 3.6mm thinner
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    13.4mmvs17mm
  • 11.11% faster uploads
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    2MBits/svs1.8MBits/s

Why is Sony Ericsson Xperia active better than Motorola Defy Plus?

  • 7g lighter
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    111gvs118g
  • Supports ANT+
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  • 15mm shorter
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    92mmvs107mm
  • 4mm narrower
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    55mmvs59mm

Price comparison

Sony Ericsson Xperia active

Buy used:

$149.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony Ericsson Xperia active AmazonSony Xperia Z5 Compact E5803 Unlocked GS...Sony Xperia Z5 Compact E5803 Unlocked GSM 4G LTE Octa-Core Android Phone - White
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$199.99
Sony Ericsson Xperia active AmazonSony Xperia 1 Unlocked Smartphone 6.5" 4...Sony Xperia 1 Unlocked Smartphone 6.5" 4K HDR OLED CinemaWide Display, 128GB - Black - (US Warranty)
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$598.00
Sony Ericsson Xperia active AmazonSony Xperia L1 G3313 - 16GB 5.5" LTE Qua...Sony Xperia L1 G3313 - 16GB 5.5" LTE QuadCore Factory Unlocked Smartphone - Black
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$131.00
Sony Ericsson Xperia active AmazonSony Xperia X unlocked smartphone,32GB B...Sony Xperia X unlocked smartphone,32GB Black (US Warranty)
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$199.99
Sony Ericsson Xperia active AmazonSony Xperia 1 (Black) with Sony WF1000 T...Sony Xperia 1 (Black) with Sony WF1000 True Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones Bundle (8 Items)
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$798.00
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$65.32

Design

1.is dustproof and water-resistant
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.weight

118g

111g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.thickness

13.4mm

17mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
5.height

107mm

92mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.width

59mm

55mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.pixel density

265ppi

192ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
2.resolution

480 x 854px

320 x 480px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
3.screen size

3.7"

3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has branded damage-resistant glass
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
5.has a touch screen
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
6.displays 3D
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
The device can display 3D images without the need for wearing special glasses. The display's special construction allows viewers to get a sense of an image's depth by tailoring its position to fit the user's perspective.

Performance

1.CPU speed

1 x 1GHz

1 x 1GHz

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
2.RAM

0.5GB

0.5GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
3.has an external memory slot
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
4.internal storage

2GB

0.32GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)

5MP

5MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
2.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
3.has a BSI sensor
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
4.has a built-in HDR mode
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
5.has a flash
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
6.has a serial shot mode
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.Has a radio
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
4.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
5.Has dedicated media keys
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

Battery

1.battery power

1700mAh

1200mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
2.has wireless charging
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
3.has a removable battery
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
4.has a battery level indicator
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a rechargeable battery
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.download speed

7.2MBits/s

7.2MBits/s

The download speed is a measurement of the internet connection bandwidth, representing the maximum data transfer rate at which a device can access online content.
2.has NFC
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
3.is DLNA-certified
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
4.upload speed

2MBits/s

1.8MBits/s

The upload speed is a measurement of the internet connection bandwidth, representing the maximum data transfer rate at which a device can send information to a server or another device.
5.Is free and open source
Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
6.has a gyroscope
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.

Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.
2.supports AVCHD format
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
3.has a 24p cinema mode
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
4.is a system camera
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
A system camera has many interchangeable components such as lenses, flashes, and other accessories. System cameras offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
5.has a dedicated Facebook key
Motorola Defy Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia active
Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

Price comparison

Sony Ericsson Xperia active

Buy used:

$149.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony Ericsson Xperia active AmazonSony Xperia Z5 Compact E5803 Unlocked GS...Sony Xperia Z5 Compact E5803 Unlocked GSM 4G LTE Octa-Core Android Phone - White
Amazon logo
$199.99
Sony Ericsson Xperia active AmazonSony Xperia 1 Unlocked Smartphone 6.5" 4...Sony Xperia 1 Unlocked Smartphone 6.5" 4K HDR OLED CinemaWide Display, 128GB - Black - (US Warranty)
Amazon logo
$598.00
Sony Ericsson Xperia active AmazonSony Xperia L1 G3313 - 16GB 5.5" LTE Qua...Sony Xperia L1 G3313 - 16GB 5.5" LTE QuadCore Factory Unlocked Smartphone - Black
Amazon logo
$131.00
Sony Ericsson Xperia active AmazonSony Xperia X unlocked smartphone,32GB B...Sony Xperia X unlocked smartphone,32GB Black (US Warranty)
Amazon logo
$199.99
Sony Ericsson Xperia active AmazonSony Xperia 1 (Black) with Sony WF1000 T...Sony Xperia 1 (Black) with Sony WF1000 True Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones Bundle (8 Items)
Amazon logo
$798.00
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aliexpress logo
$65.32

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