Samsung Galaxy Y Sony Ericsson Xperia X8

Samsung Galaxy Y vs Sony Xperia X8

Samsung Galaxy Y

Reasons to consider the Galaxy Y

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Wifi Much faster wifi 802.11n (150 mbps) vs 802.11b (11 mbps) Higher bandwidth streaming at hotspots (more than 13.5x faster)
Multi-touch Suports multi-touch Yes vs No Use intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
Bluetooth Newer bluetooth support 3.0 vs 2.1 Typically faster data transfer and lower power consumption connecting to other bluetooth devices
Thickness Thinner 12 mm vs 15 mm More than 20% thinner
Processor Faster processor 832 MHz, 800 MHz vs Unknown, 600 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (more than 30% faster)
Size Slightly smaller 58×104×12 mm vs 54×99×15 mm More than 10% smaller
Sony Ericsson Xperia X8

Reasons to consider the Xperia X8

3.5G, Google Android 2.1 (Eclair)
Standby time More standby time 18.6 days vs 5 days More than 3.5x more standby time, less frequent charging
Screen PPI Higher PPI screen 191 PPI vs 132 PPI More than 40% crisper display of text, images and video
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 3.2 MP vs 2 MP Take photos with 60% more detail for larger prints
Screen resolution Slightly higher resolution screen 480x320 vs 320x240 2x higher resolution screen


Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
GPS Have assisted GPS
Assisted GPS
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
FM Radio Both have built-in FM radios to listen to news and music from FM stations
Listen to music from your favorite stations
App store Many apps available at their app store(s)
Android App Market
App store Both have an app store, makes it easy to add new games and programs
Easily get games and programs for your phone
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
Weight Light weight
Galaxy Y98 g
Xperia X8104 g
Screen resolution Low resolution screens
Galaxy Y320x240
Xperia X8480x320
Camera resolution Capture low resolution images
Galaxy Y2 MP
Xperia X83.2 MP
Screen PPI Lower quality display of text, images and video
Galaxy Y132 PPI
Xperia X8191 PPI
Internal storage Less internal storage than average for storing music, photos and movies
Galaxy Y160 MB
Xperia X8128 MB
Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard
Processor Less powerful processors than average, less snapiness and responsiveness
Galaxy Y832 MHz, 800 MHz
Xperia X8Unknown, 600 MHz
Screen size Very small screens


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Which phone do you like, and why?

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Hania (6:30 PM, November 13, 2012)
my mobile is the best [ galaxy young ]