Comparing Sony Xperia arco S vs Sony Xperia SL

1. Sony Xperia arco S

10 Reasons why Sony Xperia arco S is better

Comparing Sony Xperia arco S vs Sony Xperia SL

1.A little bit more battery power
1910mAhvs 1750mAh (Sony Xperia SL)
2.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.
3.Is dustproof and water resistant
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
4.Shorter
126mmvs 128mm (Sony Xperia SL)
5.Weather sealed
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
6.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
7.Sizably smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 45nm (Sony Xperia SL)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
8.Explicitly lower SAR for head (USA)
1.05W/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.
9.Has touch autofocus
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia SL)
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
10.Clearly lower SAR for head (EU)
1.1W/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.
Sony Xperia arco S
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2. Sony Xperia SL

19 Reasons why Sony Xperia SL is better

Comparing Sony Xperia SL vs Sony Xperia arco S

1.Appreciably faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.7GHzvs 2 x 1.5GHz (Sony Xperia arco S)
2.Notably more megapixels (photo)
12.1MPvs 12MP (Sony Xperia arco S)
3.Lighter
144gvs 147g (Sony Xperia arco S)
4.Thinner
10.6mmvs 11.9mm (Sony Xperia arco S)
5.Significantly more internal storage
32GBvs 16GB (Sony Xperia arco S)
6.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia arco S)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
7.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia arco S)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
8.Narrower
64mmvs 66mm (Sony Xperia arco S)
9.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia arco S)
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.
10.Clearly more microphone(s)
2vs 1 (Sony Xperia arco S)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
11.Has a video light
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia arco S)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
12.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia arco S)
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
13.Measurably faster uploads
5.8MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Sony Xperia arco S)
14.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia arco S)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
15.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia arco S)
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
16.Measurably less body volume
86.8cm³vs 98.9cm³ (Sony Xperia arco S)
17.Significantly lower SAR for body (USA)
0.6W/kgvs 0.8W/kg (Sony Xperia arco S)
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.
18.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia arco S)
802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
19.Can create panoramas in-camera
Yesvs No (Sony Xperia arco S)
It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Sony Xperia SL
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