84points

Samsung Galaxy S8

17points

Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

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Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray
84
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17
points

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 better than Sony Ericsson Xperia ray?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • 1.4mm thinner
    8mmvs9.4mm
  • Wireless charging
  • Has NFC
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Weather sealed

Why is Sony Ericsson Xperia ray better than Samsung Galaxy S8?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 51g lighter
    100gvs151g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • 15.1mm narrower
    53mmvs68.1mm
  • 37.9mm shorter
    111mmvs148.9mm
  • 31.83% less body volume
    55.3cm³vs81.12072cm³

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.weight

151g

100g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

8mm

9.4mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

68.1mm

53mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

148.9mm

111mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2960px

480 x 854px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

568ppi

297ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

5.8"

3.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

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.

6.Has an AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.Has integrated graphics
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

3.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

4.Has AES
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

6.RAM

4GB

0.5GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

720 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

5.has a front camera
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

For example

Huawei Honor View 20 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Lenovo Z5s

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a radio
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

1500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

3.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

4.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

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.

6.Has sharing intents
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.has a 24p cinema mode
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

3.supports AVCHD format
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

4.has a dedicated Facebook key
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

5.Is a system camera
Samsung Galaxy S8
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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