Sony Xperia tipo Sony Ericsson Xperia arc

Sony Xperia tipo vs Sony Xperia arc

Sony Xperia tipo

Reasons to consider the Xperia tipo

3.5G, Google Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Wifi Much faster wifi 802.11n (150 mbps) vs 802.11b (11 mbps) Higher bandwidth streaming at hotspots (more than 13.5x faster)
Network Faster max data speeds HSPA (14 mbps) vs HSDPA (7.2 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (more than 90% faster)
Weight Slightly lighter 99 g vs 117 g Around 20% lighter
Standby time Slightly more standby time 19.6 days vs 17.9 days Around 10% more standby time, less frequent charging
Internal storage Slightly more internal storage 2.899 GB vs 327 MB More than 9x more internal storage, which means more music, photos and movies
Sony Ericsson Xperia arc

Reasons to consider the Xperia arc

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Compass Integrated compass Yes vs No Map and navigation apps know which direction you're facing even when you're standing still
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 8.1 MP vs 3.2 MP Take photos with more than 2.5x more detail for larger prints
Thickness Thinner 9 mm vs 13 mm More than 30% thinner
Screen PPI Higher PPI screen 232 PPI vs 180 PPI Around 30% crisper display of text, images and video
Screen size Larger screen 4.2"" vs 3.2"" More than 60% larger screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen 854x480 vs 480x320 More than 2.5x higher resolution screen
Processor Faster processor 1000 MHz, 1000 MHz vs Unknown, 800 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (around 30% faster)
Movie format Higher resolution movies 720p @ 30fps vs 480p @ 30fps Shoots high resolution HD (720p) video
Size Slightly smaller 63×125×9 mm vs 57×103×13 mm More than 10% smaller


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

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

Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard
Internal storage Less internal storage than average for storing music, photos and movies
tipo2.899 GB
Xperia arc327 MB
Screen resolution Low resolution screens
Xperia arc854x480
Movie format Poor movies
tipo480p @ 30fps
Xperia arc720p @ 30fps


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