Samsung Galaxy S3 MiniSony Xperia Z
Top 62%11,173 points
Top 62%
Top 39%17,881 points
Top 39%
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Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs Sony Xperia Z: 87 facts in comparison

1. battery power

37.5% more battery power.
1500mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
2400mAh
4364
0

2. total clock speed

66.67% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
4 x 1.5GHz
3544
0

3. pixel density

47.17% higher pixel density.
233ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
441ppi
2922
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
5"
2459
0

5. megapixels

61.54% more megapixels (photo).
5MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
13MP
2159
0

6. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
2GB
2112
0

7. resolution

81.48% higher resolution.
480 x 800px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
1080 x 1920px
1976
0

8. front camera megapixels

85% more megapixels (photo, front camera).
0.3MP
Vivo V5 Plus: 20MP
2MP
1802
0

9. has an external memory slot

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.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z
81% have it
1602
0

10. weight

26g lighter.
120g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
146g
1353
0

11. has branded damage resistant glass

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z
43% have it
1306
0

12. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z
79% have it
1238
0

13. thickness

2mm thinner.
9.9mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.6mm
7.9mm
1168
0

14. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
42% have it
1163
0

15. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z
9% have it
1008
0

16. internal storage

0GB more internal storage.
16GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 256GB
16GB
923
0

17. Supports 4K resolution

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
60% have it
835
0

18. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z
63% have it
832
0

19. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z
91% have it
791
0

20. download speed

79% faster downloads.
21MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
100MBits/s
755
0

21. Is DLNA certified

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.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z
39% have it
711
0

22. video recording

33.33% better video recording quality.
720 x 30fps
Gionee Elife E8: 2176 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps
662
0

23. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z
41% have it
635
1

24. width

8mm narrower.
63mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
71mm
584
0

25. height

17.4mm shorter.
121.6mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
139mm
514
0

26. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini(Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15))
Sony Xperia Z(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
81% have it
471
0

27. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z
10% have it
454
0

28. Is a multi-user system

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
69% have it
450
0

29. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
LG G6: 5
4
397
0

30. has a BSI sensor

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.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z
36% have it
383
0

31. Has offline voice recognition

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
75% have it
365
0

32. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z
25% have it
364
0

33. Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Sony Xperia Z(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
64% have it
358
0

34. 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.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini(Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15))
Sony Xperia Z(Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18))
84% have it
356
0

35. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
Apple iPhone 6s 64GB: 14nm
28nm
356
0

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