Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Sony Xperia SL

1. Samsung Galaxy S3

47 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S3 is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Sony Xperia SL

1.More battery power
2100mAhvs 1750mAh (Sony Xperia SL)
2.Distinctly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.4GHzvs 2 x 1.7GHz (Sony Xperia SL)
3.Bigger screen size
4.8"vs 4.3" (Sony Xperia SL)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Clearly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.9MPvs 1.3MP (Sony Xperia SL)
5.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
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.
6.Lighter
133gvs 144g (Sony Xperia SL)
7.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
8.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
9.Thinner
8.6mmvs 10.6mm (Sony Xperia SL)
10.Significantly faster downloads
21MBits/svs 14.4MBits/s (Sony Xperia SL)
11.Significantly newer Bluetooth version
4vs 3 (Sony Xperia SL)
12.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
13.Vastly smaller semiconductor size
32nmvs 45nm (Sony Xperia SL)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
14.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
15.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
16.A tad less body volume
82.94cm³vs 86.8cm³ (Sony Xperia SL)
17.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
18.Substantially lower SAR for head (USA)
0.55W/kgvs 1.31W/kg (Sony Xperia SL)
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.
19.Has touch autofocus
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
20.Significantly lower SAR for head (EU)
0.21W/kgvs 1.3W/kg (Sony Xperia SL)
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.
21.Smart stay
the screen switchws off if you are not looking at it
22.Has Radio
23.Zero Shutter Lag
This means photos are much more sharper and can be taken in less than 0.5 seconds
24.Notification light
25.Louder speaker
This speaker is louder and clearer
26.LED light
Able to see notification without turning on the screen
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
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2. Sony Xperia SL

14 Reasons why Sony Xperia SL is better

Comparing Sony Xperia SL vs Samsung Galaxy S3

1.Sizably higher pixel density
342ppivs 306ppi (Samsung Galaxy S3)
2.Noticeably more megapixels (photo)
12.1MPvs 8MP (Samsung Galaxy S3)
3.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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.
4.Sizably more internal storage
32GBvs 16GB (Samsung Galaxy S3)
5.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
6.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
7.Narrower
64mmvs 70.6mm (Samsung Galaxy S3)
8.Measurably wider aperture at minimum focal length
2.4vs 2.6 (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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.
9.Shorter
128mmvs 136.6mm (Samsung Galaxy S3)
10.Explicitly faster uploads
5.8MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy S3)
11.Clearly lower SAR for body (USA)
0.6W/kgvs 1.49W/kg (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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.
12.Plays Adobe Flash
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
13.Has a HDMI output
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
14.Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15)
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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