Xperia S VS Xperia ion

The Sony Xperia S has better specifications than the Sony Xperia ion

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Sony Xperia S VS Sony Xperia ion

 
Xperia S Xperia ion
 
The Sony Xperia S and the Sony Xperia ion 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 Xperia S is thinner at 10.6mm
0
The Xperia ion is thicker at 10.8mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Xperia S has a smaller cubic volume of 1356800
0
The Xperia ion has a greater cubic volume of 1526175
Less Weight
0
The Xperia S heavier at 144 grams
2
The Xperia ion lighter at 140 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Xperia S features a smaller 4.3" display
2
The Xperia ion features a bigger 4.55" display
Pixel Density
2
The Xperia S has a higher pixel density at 342 ppi
0
The Xperia ion has lower pixel density at 323 ppi
Newer
0
The Xperia S was released on 01/2012
0
The Xperia ion was released on 01/2012
Standby Time
1
The Xperia S can last more around 450 hours
0
The Xperia ion can last less around 400 hours
Talk Time
0
The Xperia S can last less around 7.5 hours
2
The Xperia ion can last more around 10 hours
Camera
1
The Xperia ion has a 12mp camera
1
The Xperia ion has a 12mp camera
Total Points
8 7
Total Score
53% 47%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Sony Xperia S and the Sony Xperia ion to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Sony Xperia S has better specifications than the Sony Xperia ion. Note that the Xperia S has 32 GB internal storage compared to 16 GB internal storage found in the Xperia ion 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 Sony Xperia S or the Sony Xperia ion

Availability

Announced on
January 2012 January 2012
Available
March 2012 April 2012

Battery

Capacity
1750 mAh 1900 mAh
Standby Time
450 hours 400 hours
Talk Time
8 hours 10 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
2 2
Speed
1.5GHz 1.5GHz
Type
Qualcomm MSM 8260 Qualcomm Snapdragon S3

Camera

Main
12mp (4000x3000) 12mp (4000x3000)
Secondary
1280x1024 1280x1024
Video
1080p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR 3.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
- YES
GPRS
- YES
GPS
yes, and GLONASS yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
- Hsdpa
NFC
YES YES
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n; DLNA

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1280x720 pixels 720x1280 pixels
Size
4.3 inches 4.55 inches
Type
TFT capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 900, 2100
4G Network
- LTE Band IV and Band XVI
Alias
Nozomi LT26i LT28a
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$500+ $500+

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32GB
Internal
32 GB 16 GB
Ram
1 GB 1 GB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
2.3 2.3

Other Features

Misc Features
Exmor R camera sensor, hdmi out -

Size and Weight

Depth
10.6 mm (0.41 inches) 10.8 mm (0.42 inches)
Height
128.0 mm (4.99 inches) 133.0 mm (5.19 inches)
Weight
144 grams (5.0 ounces) 140 grams (4.9 ounces)
Width
64.0 mm (2.50 inches) 68.0 mm (2.65 inches)