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Sony Xperia Arc S vs Sony Xperia ray

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 1000 MHz, 1000 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (40% faster)
Screen size Larger screen 4.2"" vs 3.3"" More than 60% larger screen
Thickness Slightly thinner 9 mm vs 9 mm Around 10% thinner
Standby time Slightly more standby time 19.2 days vs 17.9 days Around 10% more standby time, less frequent charging
Sony Ericsson Xperia ray

Reasons to consider the Xperia ray

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Screen PPI Higher PPI screen 295 PPI vs 233 PPI Around 30% crisper display of text, images and video
Weight Slightly lighter 100 g vs 117 g More than 10% lighter
Size Slightly smaller 53×111×9 mm vs 63×125×9 mm Around 20% smaller


Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Camera resolution Capture very high resolution images
8 MP
Thickness Thin
9 mm
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
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
Screen PPI Sharp display of text, images and video
Arc S233 PPI
Xperia ray295 PPI
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

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
Xperia ray300 MB


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