Comparing Sony Xperia S 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

1. Sony Xperia S 32GB

24 Reasons why Sony Xperia S 32GB is better

Comparing Sony Xperia S 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

1.Measurably more battery power
1750mAhvs 1500mAh (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
2.Distinctly faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.5GHzvs 2 x 1GHz (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
3.Significantly higher pixel density
341ppivs 233ppi (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
4.Notably bigger screen size
4.3"vs 4" (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Measurably more megapixels (photo)
12.1MPvs 5MP (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
6.Notably higher resolution
720 x 1,280pxvs 480 x 800px (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
7.Sizably more megapixels (photo, front camera)
1.3MPvs 0.3MP (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
8.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.Vastly more internal storage
32GBvs 16GB (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
10.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
11.Measurably better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 720 x 30fps (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
12.Has a dual-LED flash
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
13.Measurably wider aperture at minimum focal length
2.4vs 2.6 (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
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.
14.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.
15.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
16.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.
17.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.
18.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
19.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.
20.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.
21.It has NFC
22.Has lightbar for informations
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
Sony Xperia S 32GB
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2. Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

32 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs Sony Xperia S 32GB

1.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
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.
120gvs 144g (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
3.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
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 S 32GB)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
9.9mmvs 10.6mm (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
6.Sizably faster downloads
21MBits/svs 14.4MBits/s (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
63mmvs 64mm (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
121.6mmvs 128mm (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
9.Vastly newer Bluetooth version
4vs 2.1 (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
10.Vastly smaller semiconductor size
32nmvs 45nm (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
11.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
12.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
13.Somewhat less body volume
82.9cm³vs 86.8cm³ (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
14.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
15.Smaller in the hand
Easier to use.
16.One of the colour options is pebble blue.
Aesthetics are important, too.
Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15)
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia S 32GB)
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini specs
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