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Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S HTC Desire HD

Sony Xperia Arc S vs HTC Desire HD

Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S

Reasons to consider the Xperia Arc S

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Processor Faster processor Qualcomm Snapdragon, 1400 MHz vs Unknown, 1000 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (40% faster)
Weight Lighter 117 g vs 164 g Around 30% lighter
Thickness Thinner 9 mm vs 12 mm Around 30% thinner
Size Smaller 63x125x8 mm vs 68x123x11 mm More than 30% smaller
Screen PPI Slightly higher PPI screen 233 PPI vs 216 PPI Around 10% crisper display of text, images and video
Standby time Slightly more standby time 19.2 days vs 17.5 days Around 10% more standby time, less frequent charging
HTC Desire HD

Reasons to consider the Desire HD

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Screen type Bright, vivid screen Super LCD vs TFT LCD Brighter and more vivid colour reproduction
Screen size Slightly larger screen 4.3" vs 4.2" Around 10% larger screen

Competitors

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HTC Desire HD Apple iPhone 4 Desire HD vs iPhone 4
Samsung Galaxy S II HTC Desire HD Desire HD vs Galaxy S II
HTC Desire S HTC Desire HD Desire HD vs Desire S
HTC Vivid HTC Desire HD Desire HD vs Vivid

Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Camera resolution Capture extremely high resolution images
8 MP
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
GPS Have assisted GPS
Assisted GPS
Wifi Both have fairly fast wifi support
802.11n (150 mbps)
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
Thickness Thin
Arc S:9 mm
Desire HD:12 mm
Screen resolution High resolution screens
Arc S:854x480
Desire HD:800x480
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
1.0
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
Screen PPI Sharp display of text, images and video
Arc S:233 PPI
Desire HD:216 PPI
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
FM Radio Both have built in FM radios to listen to news and music from FM stations
Listen to music from your favorite stations
Accelerometer Both include an accelerometer
Detects movement for interactive apps
Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard
Bluetooth Not the latest bluetooth support
2.1

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