Xperia arc Sony

  • clock speed
    1
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.5
    GB
  • size
    4.2
    inches
  • resolution
    232
    ppi

Galaxy S Samsung

  • clock speed
    1
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.5
    GB
  • size
    4
    inches
  • resolution
    232
    ppi

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
4.2"
4"
Resolution
854 x 480 (232 ppi)
800 x 480 (232 ppi)
Panel
TFT LCD
Super AMOLED
Surface
--
Gorilla Glass
Video out
HDMI
720p (Micro USB)

processor

System on a chip
Samsung Exynos 3
CPU
1 GHz
1 GHz, ARM Cortex A8
Architecture
Single core
Single core
GPU
PowerVR SGX540
Architecture
RAM
0.5 GB
0.5 GB

camera

Lens
--
--
Resolution
--
5 MP (2592 x 1944)
Sensor
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
--
None
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
--
Image stabilization
Panorama
--
No
Continuous shooting
--
Yes
Aperture
--
--
Secondary camera
None
0.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1280 x 720 @ 30 fps
1280 x 720 @ 30 fps
Video file format
--
  1. MP4 DivX
  2. WMV H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
--
--
Video light
--
No

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion Polymer (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Capacity
1,500 mA·h
1,500 mA·h
Talk time
420 min
802 min
Standby time
25,800 min
45,000 min

music

Speaker
--
Mono (Back)
Frequency response
--
+0.03, -0.04
Noise level
--
-90.7 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
--
--
Noise level
--
--
FM radio
Receive
Receive

form factor

Size
63 x 125 x 8.7 mm
64.2 x 122.4 x 9.9 mm
Weight
117 g
118 g
Body
--
Plastic
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
--
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask

software

Operating system
Android 2.3
Android 2.3
Upgradable to
--
--
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
--

connectivity

Network
3.5G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
3.5G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11b (Hotspot)
802.11b/g/n (Hotspot)
NFC
No
No
Bluetooth
2.1
3.0
USB On-the-Go
--
No

features

Internal storage
0.32 GB
16 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
microSD
Included accessories
--
Charger
SIM card
--
Mini-SIM
Special-features

sensors

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