Samsung Galaxy Y Sony Ericsson Xperia mini

Samsung Galaxy Y vs Sony Xperia mini

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)
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 16 mm Around 30% thinner
Sony Ericsson Xperia mini

Reasons to consider the Xperia mini

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Standby time More standby time 14.2 days vs 5 days Around 3x more standby time, less frequent charging
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 5 MP vs 2 MP Take photos with 2.5x more detail for larger prints
Screen PPI Higher PPI screen 191 PPI vs 132 PPI More than 40% crisper display of text, images and video
Movie format Higher resolution movies 720p vs 320 x 240 @ 15fps Shoots high resolution HD (720p) video
Processor Faster processor Qualcomm Snapdragon, 1000 MHz vs 832 MHz, 800 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (around 30% faster)
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
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
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
Weight Light weight
Galaxy Y98 g
Xperia mini94 g
Screen resolution Low resolution screens
Galaxy Y320x240
Xperia mini480x320
Screen PPI Lower quality display of text, images and video
Galaxy Y132 PPI
Xperia mini191 PPI
Internal storage Less internal storage than average for storing music, photos and movies
Galaxy Y160 MB
Xperia mini320 MB
Screen size Very small screens
Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard
Movie format Poor movies
Galaxy Y320 x 240 @ 15fps
Xperia mini720p
Camera resolution Capture low resolution images
Galaxy Y2 MP
Xperia mini5 MP


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Which phone do you like, and why?

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user (6:36 AM, September 21, 2012)
i think the picture of xperia mini is wrong, it doesnt have slide keyboard