Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs Sony Xperia P

1. Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

13 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs Sony Xperia P

1.More battery power
1500mAhvs 1305mAh (Sony Xperia P)
2.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia P)
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.
3.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia P)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
4.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia P)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
121.6mmvs 122mm (Sony Xperia P)
6.Significantly newer Bluetooth version
4vs 2.1 (Sony Xperia P)
7.Substantially smaller semiconductor size
32nmvs 45nm (Sony Xperia P)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
8.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia P)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
9.A shade faster uploads
5.8MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Sony Xperia P)
10.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia P)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
11.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia P)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
12.Smaller in the hand
Easier to use.
13.One of the colour options is pebble blue.
Aesthetics are important, too.
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2. Sony Xperia P

17 Reasons why Sony Xperia P is better

Comparing Sony Xperia P vs Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

1.Noticeably higher pixel density
275ppivs 233ppi (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
2.Vastly more megapixels (photo)
8MPvs 5MP (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
3.Notably higher resolution
540 x 960pxvs 480 x 800px (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
4.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
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.
9.6mmvs 9.9mm (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
6.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
7.Significantly better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 720 x 30fps (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
59.5mmvs 63mm (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
9.Has a two-stage shutter
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
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.
10.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
11.Has a video light
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
12.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
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.
13.Significantly less body volume
71.9cm³vs 82.9cm³ (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
14.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
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.
15.Has a HDMI output
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
16.Has NFC
17.Has jelly Bean
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