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Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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Sony Xperia S 32GB

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S
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Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S vs Sony Xperia S 32GB

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S
Sony Xperia S 32GB

Why is Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S better than Sony Xperia S 32GB?

  • Has an external memory slot
  • 27g lighter
    117gvs144g
  • 1.9mm thinner
    8.7mmvs10.6mm
  • Has a removable battery
  • 1mm narrower
    63mmvs64mm
  • 3mm shorter
    125mmvs128mm
  • Supports ANT+
  • 21.1% less body volume
    68.51cm³vs86.8352cm³

Why is Sony Xperia S 32GB better than Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S?

  • 16.67% more battery power
    1750mAhvs1500mAh
  • 2.14x faster CPU speed
    2 x 1.5GHzvs1 x 1.4GHz
  • 46.35% higher pixel density
    341ppivs233ppi
  • 2.38% bigger screen size
    4.3"vs4.2"
  • 0.5GB more RAM memory
    1GBvs0.5GB
  • 1.51x more megapixels (main camera)
    12.1MPvs8MP
  • 2.25x higher resolution
    720 x 1280pxvs480 x 854px
  • 31.7GB more internal storage
    32GBvs0.3GB

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Design

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

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.weight

117g

144g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.thickness

8.7mm

10.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

63mm

64mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

125mm

128mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

68.51cm³

86.84cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

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Display

1.resolution

480 x 854px

720 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

233ppi

341ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

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

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

4.screen size

4.2"

4.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
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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 a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

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Performance

1.RAM

0.5GB

1GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

2.CPU speed

1 x 1.4GHz

2 x 1.5GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

3.has an external memory slot
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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.

4.internal storage

0.3GB

32GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

45nm

45nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

12.1MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

720 x 30fps

1080 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

3.has a flash
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A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

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

5.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

6.has a two-stage shutter
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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.

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Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.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

3.has a radio
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It works as an FM radio with included headsets

4.has dedicated media keys
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The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

1500mAh

1750mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

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

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

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

4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

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

2.Supports Java
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3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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4.Is free and open source
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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.

5.Has sharing intents
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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.

6.download speed

14.4MBits/s

14.4MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

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Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
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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
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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.has a dedicated Facebook key
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Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

4.Is a system camera
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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

5.supports AVCHD format
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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

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