Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S HTC Incredible S

Sony Xperia Arc S vs HTC Incredible S

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 Qualcomm Snapdragon, 1000 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (40% faster)
Thickness Thinner 9 mm vs 12 mm Around 30% thinner
Standby time More standby time 19.2 days vs 12.1 days Around 60% more standby time, less frequent charging
Size Smaller 63x125x8 mm vs 64x120x11 mm More than 20% smaller
Weight Slightly lighter 117 g vs 136 g More than 10% lighter
HTC Incredible S

Reasons to consider the Incredible S

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Screen type Bright, vivid screen Super LCD vs TFT LCD Brighter and more vivid colour reproduction
Talk time Slightly more talk time 9.6 hours vs 7.5 hours Around 30% more talk time per battery charge


Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Camera resolution Capture very 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 S9 mm
Incredible S12 mm
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
Screen PPI Sharp display of text, images and video
Arc S233 PPI
Incredible S232 PPI
App store Many apps available at their app store(s)
Android App Market
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 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

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

Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard
Bluetooth Not the latest bluetooth support
Internal storage Less internal storage than average for storing music, photos and movies
Arc S1 GB
Incredible S1.1 GB


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