Xperia ray Sony

  • clock speed
    1
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.5
    GB
  • size
    3.3
    inches
  • resolution
    295
    ppi

iPhone 3GS Apple

  • clock speed
    0.6
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.25
    GB
  • size
    3.5
    inches
  • resolution
    164
    ppi

Review Breakdown

Sony Xperia ray vs Apple iPhone 3GS

Display

PPI
8.0
6.7

Camera

aperture
5.0
5.0

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.0
9.4

Geekaphone Score

We don't have enough data yet to reach a conclusion

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
3.3"
3.5"
Resolution
854 x 480 (295 ppi)
480 x 320 (164 ppi)
Panel
TFT LCD
LCD (RGB)
Brightness
--
504 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
1.955
--
Surface
Scratch-resistant glass
Gorilla Glass
Video out
720p
None

processor

System on a chip
Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 (MSM8255)
Apple APL0298
CPU
1 GHz, Qualcomm Scorpion
0.6 GHz, ARM Cortex A8
Architecture
Single core
Single core
Linpack
--
--
Quadrant
--
--
GPU
245 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 205
150 MHz, PowerVR SGX535
Architecture
Single core
Quad core
GL benchmark 2.5
--
--
Epic citadel
--
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
0.5 GB
0.25 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.4
f/2.0, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
Resolution
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
3.1 MP (2048 x 1536)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
LED
None
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
None
Panorama
No
No
Continuous shooting
Yes
None
Aperture
f/2.4
f/2.0
Secondary camera
0.3 MP
None

video

Video resolution
1280 x 720 @ 30 fps
640 x 480 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
--
10 Mbps
Video light
Yes
No

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Non-removable)
Capacity
1,500 mA·h
1,219 mA·h
Talk time
390 min
720 min
Standby time
25,800 min
18,000 min
Tested
3G talk time
--
--
Web browsing
--
--
Video playback
--
--

music

Speaker
Mono (Back)
Stereo (Bottom)
Frequency response
+0.11, -0.10
+0.01, -0.05
Noise level
-89.4 dB
-92.1 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.47, -0.13
--
Noise level
-89.1 dB
--
FM radio
Receive
No

form factor

Size
53 x 111 x 9.4 mm
62.1 x 115.5 x 12.3 mm
Weight
100 g
135 g
Body
Aluminum
Plastic
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera

software

Operating system
Android 2.3
iOS 3
Upgradable to
Android 4.0.4
iOS 6.1
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
--
Sunspider
--
--

connectivity

Network
3.5G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
3.5G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11n/g/b (Hotspot)
802.11b/g (None)
NFC
No
No
Bluetooth
2.1+EDR
2.1
USB On-the-Go
No
--

features

Internal storage
0.29 GB
16 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
None
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
--
SIM card
Mini-SIM
Full Size
Speaker volume (Voice)
64.6 dB
69.5 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
61.6 dB
69.5 dB
Special-features

sensors

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