HTC Explorer Sony Ericsson Xperia mini pro

HTC Explorer vs Sony Xperia mini pro

HTC Explorer

Reasons to consider the Explorer

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Bluetooth Newer bluetooth support 3.0 vs 2.1 Typically faster data transfer and lower power consumption connecting to other bluetooth devices
Thickness Thinner 13 mm vs 18 mm Around 30% thinner
Standby time More standby time 19.1 days vs 13.8 days Around 40% more standby time, less frequent charging
Weight Lighter 108 g vs 136 g More than 20% lighter
Size Slightly smaller 57×103×13 mm vs 53×92×18 mm More than 10% smaller
Screen size Slightly larger screen 3.2"" vs 3.0"" More than 10% larger screen
Sony Ericsson Xperia mini pro

Reasons to consider the Xperia mini pro

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Keyboard Has a full keyboard QWERTY keyboard vs None Almost the same
Compass Integrated compass Yes vs No Map and navigation apps know which direction you're facing even when you're standing still
Processor Significantly faster processor Qualcomm Snapdragon, 1400 MHz vs 600 MHz, 600 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (around 2.5x faster)
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 5 MP vs 3 MP Take photos with around 70% more detail for larger prints
Movie format Higher resolution movies 720p vs 480p @ 23fps Shoots high resolution HD (720p) video
Screen PPI Slightly higher PPI screen 191 PPI vs 179 PPI Around 10% crisper display of text, images and video


Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
GPS Have assisted GPS
Assisted GPS
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
Wifi Both have fairly fast wifi support
802.11n (150 mbps)
FM Radio Both have built-in FM radios to listen to news and music from FM stations
Listen to music from your favorite stations
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
Numeric keypad Neither has a numeric keypad
Its often harder to dial numbers with a touch screen or keyboard

Compared to recent smartphones

Pros Cons

We're not aware of any interesting pros shared by these two products.

Screen resolution Low resolution screens
Screen PPI Lower quality display of text, images and video
Explorer179 PPI
Xperia mini pro191 PPI
Internal storage Less internal storage than average for storing music, photos and movies
Explorer90 MB
Xperia mini pro400 MB
Screen size Very small screens
Xperia mini pro3.0""
Movie format Poor movies
Explorer480p @ 23fps
Xperia mini pro720p
Camera resolution Capture low resolution images
Explorer3 MP
Xperia mini pro5 MP


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Which phone do you like, and why?

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