Sony Xperia L Samsung Galaxy S III mini

Sony Xperia L vs Samsung Galaxy S III mini

Sony Xperia L

Reasons to consider the Xperia L

3.5G, Google Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 8 MP vs 5 MP Take photos with 60% more detail for larger prints
Standby time More standby time 20.8 days vs 15 days Around 40% more standby time, less frequent charging
Network Faster max data speeds HSDPA (21 mbps) vs HSPA (14 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (50% faster)
Screen size Slightly larger screen 4.3"" vs 4.0"" More than 10% larger screen
Talk time Slightly more talk time 10 hours vs 7.8 hours Around 30% more talk time per battery charge
Samsung Galaxy S III mini

Reasons to consider the Galaxy S III mini

3.5G, Google Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Screen type OLED screen Super AMOLED vs TFT LCD The Galaxy S III mini has a OLED screen, which are generally brighter and more vivid
Internal storage More internal storage 16 GB vs 8 GB 2x more internal storage, which means more music, photos and movies
Weight Lighter 111 g vs 137 g Around 20% lighter
Size Slightly smaller 122×63×10 mm vs 129×65×10 mm Around 10% smaller


Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Bluetooth The latest bluetooth support
Thickness Thin
10 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
Network Fast data transfer
Xperia LHSDPA (21 mbps)
Galaxy S III miniHSPA (14 mbps)
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
Camera resolution Capture very high resolution images
Xperia L8 MP
Galaxy S III mini5 MP
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


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