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Sony Xperia arco S

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Sony Xperia arco S review: specs and price

Sony Xperia arco S
Sony Xperia arco S
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Why is Sony Xperia arco S better than the average?

  • Pixel density
    342ppivs323.85ppi
  • Megapixels
    12MPvs11.71MP
  • Weight
    147gvs152.1g
  • Width
    66mmvs71.38mm
  • Height
    126mmvs142.74mm
  • Volume
    98.96cm³vs10188.95cm³
  • SAR - US whole body
    0.8W/kgvs0.97W/kg

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Sony Xperia arco S

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

2.Weather sealed
Sony Xperia arco S

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

3.thickness

11.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

147g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

66mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

126mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

342ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.screen size

4.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Sony Xperia arco S

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.

5.has a touch screen
Sony Xperia arco S

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.RAM

1GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

2.CPU speed

2 x 1.5GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

3.has an external memory slot
Sony Xperia arco S

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

16GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

28nm

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

Best

Huawei Honor Magic 2

7nm

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

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.front camera megapixels

1.3MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.has a front camera
Sony Xperia arco S

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

5.has a flash
Sony Xperia arco S

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

6.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Sony Xperia arco S

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Sony Xperia arco S

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

2.number of microphones

1

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

Battery

1.battery power

1910mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

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

3.has a rechargeable battery
Sony Xperia arco S

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Supports Java
Sony Xperia arco S
2.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Sony Xperia arco S
3.Is free and open source
Sony Xperia arco S

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.

4.Has sharing intents
Sony Xperia arco S

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.

5.download speed

14.4MBits/s

Best

Huawei Honor Magic 2

1400MBits/s

6.Supports widgets
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You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.

Miscellaneous

1.has a 24p cinema mode
Sony Xperia arco S

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

2.supports AVCHD format
Sony Xperia arco S

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

3.Is a system camera
Sony Xperia arco S

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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