Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GB 10 vs 07 Sony Xperia J ST26

Comparing side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GB vs Sony Xperia J ST26 phones. Which is the best phone?

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The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GB

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Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GB
Sony Xperia J ST26
Vs

10 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GB

Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GB vs Xperia J ST26
 20%20%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1000Mhz 32bits Dual-Core vs 1000Mhz 32bits Single-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
1GB LPDDR2 vs 512MB
 6X (times)100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (13GB user available) vs 4GB (2GB user available)
 11%11%
+Lighter
112 grams (3.92 ounces) vs 124 grams (4.34 ounces)
Advantage+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLED vs TFT LCD
 2X (times)100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
HD (1280 x 720 pixels)
vs
VGA (640 x 480 pixels)
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(
3G HSUPA) 14.4 Mbps
vs (
3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbps
Advantage+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
USB micro-B with MHL vs Not supported
Advantage+Bluetooth 4.0 version with A2DP is newer and faster
4.0 version with A2DP vs 2.1 version with A2DP
Advantage+The NFC lets simple and safe communication between near electronic devices
Supported
vs
Not supported

07 Advantages Sony Xperia J ST26

Xperia J ST26 vs Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GB
 7%7%
+Thinner
9.2 millimeters (0.36 inches) vs 9.85 millimeters (0.39 inches)
 7%7%
+Higher resolution screen
480 x 854 pixels vs 480 x 800 pixels
 5%5%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
245 PPI vs 233 PPI
Advantage+Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean is newer and safer
Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean vs Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean
 3%3%
+More talk time with your family and friends
7.3 hours vs 7.1 hours
 72%72%
+More standby time, fewer times to charge the battery
618 hours vs 360 hours
Advantage+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Supported
vs
Not supported

24 Common items in both devices

+More external storage for files using memory cards Until 32GB
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos 16 million
+Larger screen 4"
+Higher resolution main camera
5.0 MegaPixels (5.04)
+The LED Flash helps in dark places or in low light LED Flash
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures Only digital zoom
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
Supported
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures of yourself
0.3 MegaPixels (0.31)
+The
3G HSUPA network is newer and faster
3G HSUPA
+Better touchscreen. The capacitive screen is much more sensitive Capacitive
+Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same time Multitouch
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores 3.5mm jack
+Sensors help you use the device Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity and Compass / Accelerometer, Proximity and Compass
+Removable battery can be replaced easily Lithium-ion - Removable
+Speakerphone is useful when you are driving and on other occasions
Supported
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
Supported
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
Supported
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general FM with RDS
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device A-GPS, GeoTagging and GLONASS / A-GPS and GeoTagging
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n / 802.11 b/g/n is newer and faster 802.11 a/b/g/n / 802.11 b/g/n
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
Supported
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
+Better sites viewing on the internet HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys Gorilla Glass / Scratch-resistant glass
+ 16 COMMON ITEMS

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Model and Physical Features Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
Brand SamsungSony
Model Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBXperia J ST26
Also known as Samsung Galaxy S III mini NFC 16GB, Samsung GT-i8190Sony Xperia J ST26i, Sony Xperia J ST26a, Sony JLo
Release Date November, 2012October, 2012
Design / Type BarBar
Depth 9.85 millimeters (0.39 inches)9.2 millimeters (0.36 inches)
Size (width x height) 62.95 x 121.55 millimeters (2.48 x 4.79 in)61.2 x 124.3 millimeters (2.41 x 4.89 in)
Weight 112 grams (3.92 ounces)124 grams (4.34 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboard
Not supported
Not supported
Antenna
Internal antenna
Internal antenna
Water protection
Not supported
Not supported
Operating System (OS) Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
Operating System Android 4.1.1 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
OS Upgradeable Information not registeredAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Chipset and Hardware Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
CPU / Processor NovaThor U8420 / ARM Cortex-A9Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7227A / ARM Cortex-A5
Processor Clock / Cores 1000Mhz 32bits Dual-Core1000Mhz 32bits Single-Core
RAM Memory 1GB LPDDR2512MB
GPU Graphical Controller ARM Mali-400Qualcomm Adreno 200
Internal Storage 16GB (13GB user available)4GB (2GB user available)
External Storage Until 32GB
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Until 32GB
microSD, microSDHC
Mobile Networks and Data Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
Dual SIM
Not supported
Not supported
SIM Card Slots 1 slot1 slot
SIM Card Type
Standard Mini SIM (25x15)
Standard Mini SIM (25x15)
GSM Mhz
Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
2G Network
GSM 850/900/1800/1900
GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G Network
UMTS 900/1900/2100
UMTS ST26i: 900/2100 - ST26a: 850/1900/2100
4G Network
Not supported
Not supported
Data Network GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA
2G Network SIM2
Not supported
Not supported
3G Network SIM2
Not supported
Not supported
Data Network SIM2
Not supported
Not supported
Maximum Speed Download 14.4 Mbps7.2 Mbps
Maximum Speed Upload 5.76 Mbps5.76 Mbps
Messaging and Calling Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
SMS
SMS with SWYPE
SMS Auto Filling T9
MMS
Supported
Supported
E-mail
Supported
Supported
Push Mail
Supported
Supported
Speakerphone
Supported
Supported
Video Calling
Supported
Supported
Call Control
Voice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Voice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Display and Graphical System Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
Screen Inches 4"4"
Display Type Super AMOLEDTFT LCD
Touchscreen
Capacitive Multitouch
Capacitive Multitouch 2-points
Display Resolution 480 x 800 pixels480 x 854 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch) 233 PPI245 PPI
Colors 16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glass
Gorilla Glass
Scratch-resistant glass
Digital Camera / Camcorder Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
Main Camera
5.0 MegaPixels (5.04)
5.0 MegaPixels (5.04)
Main Camera resolution 2592 x 1944 pixels2592 x 1944 pixels
Flash
LED Flash
LED Flash
Zoom
Only digital zoom
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
Supported
Supported
Touch focus
Supported
Supported
Smile detection
Supported
Information not registered
Face detection
Supported
Supported
Sensor Size Information not registeredInformation not registered
Aperture F Information not registeredInformation not registered
BSI Sensor
Not supported
Not supported
HDR
Not supported
Not supported
Front-Camera
0.3 MegaPixels (0.31)
0.3 MegaPixels (0.31)
Front-Camera resolution 640 x 480 pixels640 x 480 pixels
Multimedia Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
Video Recording
HD (1280 x 720 pixels) 30 fps
VGA (640 x 480 pixels)
Video Rec Secondary Camera
Not supported
Not supported
Radio
FM with RDS
FM with RDS
TV
Not supported
Not supported
Video formats MP4, DivX, Xvid, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, WMV, H.263, H.264
Audios formats MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+
Connectivity and Interfaces Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
USB
USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
TV output
USB micro-B with MHL
Not supported
Audio output
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
Bluetooth
4.0 version with A2DP
2.1 version with A2DP
WiFi
802.11 a/b/g/n
802.11 b/g/n
DLNA
Supported
Supported
NFC
Supported
Not supported
GPS
A-GPS, GeoTagging and GLONASS
A-GPS and GeoTagging
Infrared port Information not registeredInformation not registered
Other Functions Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
Active noise cancellation
Not supported
Supported
Vibrating Alert
Supported
Supported
Ringtones
Polyphonic and customized
Polyphonic and customized
Web Browser
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Flash Player
Not supported
Supported
Java
Supported
Supported
Sensors
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity and Compass
Accelerometer, Proximity and Compass
Other features - Colors: White, Blue
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Yellow, Pink
- Video stabiliser
- xLoud
- 3D surround sound audio
- WiFi hotspot
Power Supply and Autonomy Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
Battery Technology Lithium-ion - RemovableLithium-ion - Removable
Battery Capacity 1500 mAh1750 mAh
Battery Model Information not registeredInformation not registered
Talk Time 426 minutes | 7.1 hours | 0.3 day438 minutes | 7.3 hours | 0.3 day
Standby 21600 minutes | 360 hours | 15 days37080 minutes | 618 hours | 25.8 days
Specific Absorption Rate (Radiation) Samsung Galaxy S3 mini GT-i8190 16GBSony Xperia J ST26
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia Information not registeredInformation not registered
SAR European Union, UK Information not registeredInformation not registered
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