Samsung Galaxy S3Sony Xperia SP
Top 51%14,194 points
Top 51%
Top 54%13,531 points
Top 54%
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811 smartphones
4.67" - 5.13"
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screen size
resolution
RAM
total clock speed
battery power
megapixels
4.8"
4.6"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
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Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Sony Xperia SP: 85 facts in comparison

1. battery power

11.39% more battery power.
2100mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
2370mAh
4340
0

2. total clock speed

1.65x faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 1.4GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
2 x 1.7GHz
3525
0

3. pixel density

4.08% higher pixel density.
306ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
319ppi
2909
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.8"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
4.6"
2444
0

5. megapixels

0% more megapixels (photo).
8MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
8MP
2148
0

6. RAM

0GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
1GB
2093
0

7. resolution

0% higher resolution.
720 x 1280px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
720 x 1280px
1965
0

8. front camera megapixels

6.33x more megapixels (photo, front camera).
1.9MP
HTC U Ultra: 16MP
0.3MP
1792
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
Sony Xperia SP
81% have it
1593
0

10. weight

22g lighter.
133g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
155g
1344
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
Sony Xperia SP
42% have it
1298
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
Sony Xperia SP
79% have it
1233
0

13. thickness

1.4mm thinner.
8.6mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.6mm
10mm
1161
0

14. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Sony Xperia SP
42% have it
1159
0

15. internal storage

8GB more internal storage.
16GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 256GB
8GB
917
0

16. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Samsung Galaxy S3
Sony Xperia SP
63% have it
824
0

17. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Sony Xperia SP
91% have it
786
0

18. download speed

50% faster downloads.
21MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
42MBits/s
750
0

19. 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
Sony Xperia SP
39% have it
704
0

20. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Sony Xperia SP
10% have it
672
0

21. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Sharp Aquos Xx3: 2176 x 120fps
1080 x 30fps
655
0

22. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Sony Xperia SP
41% have it
626
0

23. width

3.5mm narrower.
70.6mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
67.1mm
572
0

24. height

6mm shorter.
136.6mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
130.6mm
505
0

25. 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
Sony Xperia SP
81% have it
468
0

26. has a two-stage shutter

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.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Sony Xperia SP
4% have it
430
0

27. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa): 4.2
4
394
0

28. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Motorola Moto Z Force: 4
2
385
0

29. 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
Sony Xperia SP
36% have it
379
0

30. 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
Sony Xperia SP
75% have it
362
0

31. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Samsung Galaxy S3
24% have it
361
0

32. 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
Sony Xperia SP
84% have it
355
0

33. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
Apple iPhone 6s 64GB: 14nm
28nm
354
0

34. Allows app installs on the device's external storage

Samsung Galaxy S3
Sony Xperia SP
86% have it
337
0

35. has a video light

A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Sony Xperia SP
21% have it
328
0

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