Galaxy S III mini Samsung

  • clock speed
    1
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4
    inches
  • resolution
    233
    ppi

Xperia S Sony

  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.3
    inches
  • resolution
    341
    ppi

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
4"
4.3"
Resolution
800 x 480 (233 ppi)
1280 x 720 (341 ppi)
Panel
Super AMOLED (RGB)
TFT LCD (RGB)
Brightness
385 cd/m²
495 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
2.422
--
Surface
Gorilla Glass
Scratch-resistant glass
Video out
720p (Micro USB with MHL)
1080p (Micro HDMI)

processor

System on a chip
ST-Ericsson Nova Thor (U8500)
Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 (MSM8260)
CPU
1 GHz, ARM Cortex A9
1.5 GHz, Qualcomm Scorpion
Architecture
Dual core
Dual core
Linpack
60.3
86.7
Quadrant
2,644
--
GPU
ARM Mali-400
266 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 220
Architecture
Single core
Single core
GL benchmark 2.5
6.5
--
Epic citadel
--
--
Basemark x
0.9
--
RAM
1 GB
1 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.6, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
f/2.4, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
Resolution
5 MP (2592 x 1944)
12 MP (4000 x 3000)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
Digital
Digital
Panorama
Yes
Yes
Continuous shooting
None
None
Aperture
f/2.6
f/2.4
Secondary camera
0.31 MP
1.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1280 x 720 @ 30 fps
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
12 Mbps
20 Mbps
Video light
Yes
Yes

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Non-removable)
Capacity
1,500 mA·h
1,750 mA·h
Talk time
469 min
450 min
Standby time
21,600 min
27,000 min
Tested
3G talk time
382 min
--
Web browsing
458 min
--
Video playback
466 min
--

music

Speaker
Stereo (Back)
Mono (Back)
Frequency response
+0.03, -0.04
+0.10, -0.09
Noise level
-82.1 dB
-86.6 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.19, -0.13
+0.44, -0.13
Noise level
-82.5 dB
-88.4 dB
FM radio
Receive
Receive

form factor

Size
121.6 x 63 x 9.9 mm
64 x 128 x 10.6 mm
Weight
111 g
144 g
Body
Plastic
Plastic
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera

software

Operating system
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Android 2.3
Upgradable to
--
Android 4.1.2
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
--
Sunspider
1,888 ms
2,587 ms

connectivity

Network
3.5G, HSPA (14 Mb/s)
3.5G, HSPA (14 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot)
802.11b/g/n (Hotspot)
NFC
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth
4.0
2.1+EDR
USB On-the-Go
--
Yes

features

Internal storage
16 GB, 8 GB
32 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
None
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
--
SIM card
Mini-SIM
Micro-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
66.5 dB
72.7 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
63 dB
61.8 dB
Special-features

sensors

Location
A-GPS, GLONASS
A-GPS, GLONASS
Gyroscope
Yes
Yes
Accelerometer
Yes
Yes
Light sensor
No
Yes
Proximity sensor
Yes
Yes
Compass
Yes
Yes
Thermometer
No
No
Barometer
No
No
Hygrometer
No
No