Galaxy S II VS Xperia arc S

The Samsung Galaxy S II has better specifications than the Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S

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Samsung Galaxy S II VS Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S

 
Galaxy S II Xperia arc S
 
The Samsung Galaxy S II and the Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
2
The Galaxy S II is thinner at 8.49mm
0
The Xperia arc S is thicker at 8.7mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Galaxy S II has a greater cubic volume of 1098702.8390625
2
The Xperia arc S has a smaller cubic volume of 1070507.8125
Less Weight
2
The Galaxy S II lighter at 116 grams
0
The Xperia arc S heavier at 117 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Galaxy S II features a bigger 4.3" display
0
The Xperia arc S features a smaller 4.2" display
Pixel Density
0
The Galaxy S II has lower pixel density at 217 ppi
2
The Xperia arc S has a higher pixel density at 233 ppi
Newer
0
The Galaxy S II is older and was released on 02/2011
1
The Xperia arc S is newer and was released on 08/2011
Standby Time
1
The Galaxy S II can last more around 696 hours
0
The Xperia arc S can last less around 430 hours
Talk Time
2
The Galaxy S II can last more around 8.5 hours
0
The Xperia arc S can last less around 7 hours
Camera
1
The Xperia arc S has a 8mp camera
1
The Xperia arc S has a 8mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Samsung Galaxy S II and the Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Samsung Galaxy S II has better specifications than the Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Samsung Galaxy S II. Note that the Galaxy S II has 16GB , 32GB internal storage compared to 512 MB internal storage found in the Xperia arc S currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the Samsung Galaxy S II or the Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S

Availability

Announced on
February 2011 August 2011
Available
April 2011 October 2011

Battery

Capacity
1650 mAh 1500 mAh
Standby Time
696 hours 430 hours
Talk Time
9 hours 7 hours
Type
Lithum Ion Lithium Polymer

CPU

Core #
2 -
Speed
1.2GHz 1.4GHz
Type
ARM Cortex-A9 Qualcomm MSM8255T

Camera

Aperture
f2.65 -
Main
8mp (3264x2448) 8mp (3264x2448)
Secondary
1600x1200 YES
Video
1080p 720p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
3.0 + HS 2.1 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 12 YES
GPRS
Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps YES
GPS
YES yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA, 14.4 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
NFC
YES -
USB
v2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n; DLNA Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n; DLNA

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
480x800 pixels 480x854 pixels
Size
4.3 inches 4.2 inches
Type
SUPER AMOLED Plus capacitive screen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM / EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 900, 2100
Alias
Galaxy S2, I9100 LT18i, LT18a
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$500+ $500+

Memory

Call record
Unlimited -
Card Slot
microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32 GB, 8GB included
Internal
16GB , 32GB 512 MB
Phonebook
Unlimited entries -
Ram
1 GB 512MB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
2.3 2.3.4

Other Features

Misc Features
Gorilla Glass display, Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Gyro... -

Size and Weight

Depth
8.5 mm (0.33 inches) 8.7 mm (0.34 inches)
Height
125.3 mm (4.89 inches) 125.0 mm (4.88 inches)
Weight
116 grams (4.1 ounces) 117 grams (4.1 ounces)
Width
66.1 mm (2.58 inches) 63.0 mm (2.46 inches)