Sony Xperia IonSony Xperia SP
Top 55%13,331 points
Top 55%
Top 54%13,779 points
Top 54%
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361 smartphones
4.2" - 4.67"
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screen size
resolution
RAM
total clock speed
battery power
megapixels
4.55"
4.6"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
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Sony Xperia Ion vs Sony Xperia SP: 82 facts in comparison

1. battery power

19.83% more battery power.
1900mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
2370mAh
4358
0

2. total clock speed

11.76% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.5GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
2 x 1.7GHz
3541
0

3. pixel density

1.25% higher pixel density.
323ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
319ppi
2922
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.55"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
4.6"
2457
0

5. megapixels

1.5x more megapixels (photo).
12MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
8MP
2159
0

6. RAM

0GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
1GB
2109
0

7. resolution

0% higher resolution.
720 x 1280px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
720 x 1280px
1976
0

8. front camera megapixels

4.33x more megapixels (photo, front camera).
1.3MP
Vivo V5 Plus: 20MP
0.3MP
1802
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.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
81% have it
1601
0

10. weight

11g lighter.
144g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
155g
1353
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.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
42% have it
1305
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.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
79% have it
1237
0

13. thickness

0.8mm thinner.
10.8mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.6mm
10mm
1168
0

14. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
42% have it
1163
0

15. internal storage

8GB more internal storage.
16GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 256GB
8GB
922
0

16. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
63% have it
832
0

17. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
91% have it
791
0

18. download speed

0% faster downloads.
42MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
42MBits/s
754
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.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
39% have it
710
0

20. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
10% have it
675
0

21. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Gionee Elife E8: 2176 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps
661
0

22. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
41% have it
635
0

23. width

0.9mm narrower.
68mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
67.1mm
584
0

24. Has a dual-tone LED flash

A dual-tone LED flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better colour balance to photos and videos.
Sony Xperia Ion
23% have it
578
0

25. height

2.4mm shorter.
133mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
130.6mm
514
0

26. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
81% have it
471
0

27. 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.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
4% have it
431
0

28. Bluetooth version

1.9 newer Bluetooth version.
2.1
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa): 4.2
4
397
0

29. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 4
2
389
0

30. 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.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
36% have it
383
0

31. 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.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
75% have it
363
0

32. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
45nm
Apple iPhone 6s 64GB: 14nm
28nm
356
0

33. 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.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
84% have it
356
0

34. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
17% have it
349
0

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

Sony Xperia Ion
Sony Xperia SP
86% have it
337
0

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