Compare Sony Xperia S vs Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB

Feature Comparison

  • The Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB's got 4.8 inch Screen Size, while Sony Xperia S's Screen Size is 4.3 inch
  • The Internal Storage on Sony Xperia S is 50.0% more
  • RAM of Sony Xperia S is the same as Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB
 
Sony Xperia S
Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB
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Spec Score 
54 / 100
100 / 100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
47Value For Money
60Value For Money
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.3 inch 4.8 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
341.5 PPI 306 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 2   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.5GHz 1.4GHz   
Processor
- Exynos 4412   
Processor Type
Dual-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
1GB 1GB   
Graphics
Adreno 220 Mali-400 MPGX6650   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 8MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
0.3MP 1.9MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Face detection, 3D Sweep Panorama, Digital image stabilization, Digital zoom, Touch focus, Self timer, Scene mode LED Flash, Simultaneous HD Video And Image Recording, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Image Stabilization.   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
- Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich   
OS Detail
Android (2.3) -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 4.1 Android 4.3   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
GPS, FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Ambient Light, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
128 x 64 x 10.6 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6   
Weight
144 grams 133 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
- White, Pebble Blue   
Build Material
- Plastic   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 Year on mobile and 6 month on accessories 1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
- 1.49W/kg   
Head SAR
- 0.55W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card Device, Charger, Earphone, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- -   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 64GB   
OTG Support
- Yes   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
3G, 2G, Micro SIM 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
- -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1750mAh 2100mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No No   

Sony Xperia S vs Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia SSamsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB  
Screen Size 4.3 inch4.8 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP8MP  
RAM 1GB1GB  
Battery Capacity 1750mAh2100mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 0.3MP1.9MP  

Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Gorgeous display with excellent colour reproduction
  • The battery life easily lasts a day
  • Some interesting gestures have been added in TouchWiz
  • Overall lightweight
  • The battery on the phone is user replaceable
The Bad
  • TouchWiz is still not optimized and feels confusing
  • Plastic build quality feels rather cheap
  • S-Voice is not really up to much good

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