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Sony Xperia SP 4G LTE vs Sony Ericsson Xperia X10a

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Sony Xperia SP 4G LTE vs Sony Ericsson Xperia X10a phones. Which is the best phone?

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27 Sony Xperia SP 4G LTE vs 03 Sony Ericsson Xperia X10a

Sony Xperia SP 4G LTE
SpecificationsCompareModelsPictures
4.6"
TFT

720x1280

8
MP

0.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2370
mAh

Non removable

Sony Ericsson Xperia X10a
SpecificationsCompareModelsPictures
4"
TFT

480x854

8
MP

384MB
RAM

32bit Single

1500
mAh

Removable

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Sony Xperia SP 4G LTE

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27 Advantages Sony Xperia SP 4G LTE

Xperia SP 4G LTEvsXperia X10a
 104%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.7Ghz 32bit Dual-Corevs1Ghz 32bit Single-Core
 167%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
1GB LPDDR2vs384MB
 12 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
8GB (5.88GB user available)vs1GB (465MB user available)
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 32GB vsUntil 16GB
 30%30%
+Thinner
10 millimeters (0.39 inches)vs13 millimeters (0.51 inches)
 245 times100%
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
16 millionvs65 thousand
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
720 x 1280 pixelsvs480 x 854 pixels
 30%30%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
319 PPIvs245 PPI
 15%15%
+Larger screen
4.6"vs4"
Advantage+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightnessBSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areasHDR photo only main cameravsNot supported
Advantage+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies0.3 megapixelsvsNot supported
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)vsHD (1280 x 720 pixels)
Advantage+Android 4.3 Jelly Bean is newer and saferAndroid 4.3 Jelly BeanvsAndroid 2.3.4 Gingerbread
 58%58%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2370 mAhvs1500 mAh
Advantage+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster4G LTEvs3G HSUPA
 13 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 100 Mbpsvs(3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbps
Advantage+Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same timeMultitouchvsMonotouch
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceGyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and videoVideo callingvsNot supported
Advantage+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call qualityActive noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in generalFM with RDSvsNot supported
Advantage+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cableMicro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported
Advantage+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n is newer and faster802.11 a/b/g/nvs802.11 b/g
Advantage+Bluetooth 4.0 version with A2DP is newer and faster4.0 version with A2DPvs2.1 version with A2DP
Advantage+The NFC lets simple and safe communication between near electronic devicesNFCvsNot supported
Advantage+Better sites viewing on the internetHTML, XHTML, HTML5vsHTML, XHTML

03 Advantages Sony Ericsson Xperia X10a

Xperia X10avsXperia SP 4G LTE
 15%15%
+Lighter
135 grams (4.73 ounces)vs155 grams (5.43 ounces)
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceCompassvsNot supported
Advantage+Removable battery can be replaced easilyLithium ion Polymer (LiPo) - RemovablevsLithium ion - Non removable

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Model and physical featuresSony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
BrandSonySony Ericsson
ModelXperia SP 4G LTEXperia X10a
Also known asSony Xperia SP C5303, C5306, Xperia SP M35i, Sony HuaShanAT&T Sony Xperia X10, Rogers X10a, Telstra X10a, SE Rachael
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredLatin AmericaAustraliaCanadaUSAJapan
Release dateApril, 2013March, 2010
Design / TypeBarBar
Depth10 millimeters (0.39 inches)13 millimeters (0.51 inches)
Size (width x height)67.1 x 130.6 millimeters (2.64 x 5.14 in)63 x 119 millimeters (2.48 x 4.69 in)
Weight155 grams (5.43 ounces)135 grams (4.73 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Water protectionNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Sony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
Operating systemAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 1.6 Donut
Firmware updateAndroid 4.3 Jelly BeanAndroid 2.3.4 Gingerbread
HardwareSony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960T32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon QSD8250
CPU processor1.7Ghz Dual-Core Krait1Ghz Single-Core Scorpion
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 320Qualcomm Adreno 200
RAM memory1GB LPDDR2384MB
Internal storage8GB (5.88GB user available)1GB (465MB user available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHCUntil 16GB microSD, microSDHC
DisplaySony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD
Screen size4.6" inches4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~66.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~58.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Monotouch 1-point
Display resolution720 x 1280 pixels480 x 854 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)319 PPI245 PPI
Colors16 million65 thousand
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassScratch-resistant glass
Mobile networks and dataSony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
Dual SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G networkUMTS C5303: 850/900/2100 - C5306: 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 800/850/1900/2100
4G networkLTE C5303: 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 - C5306: 850/1700/1900/2100Not supported
Data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTECSD, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA
2G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
3G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
4G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
Data network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps7.2/2 Mbps
Messaging and callingSony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedNot supported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary camera / Back cameraSony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
Main camera8 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264 x 2448 pixels3264 x 2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 30 fpsHD (1280 x 720 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraNot supported
Front camera / Secondary cameraSony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
Front camera0.3 megapixelsNot supported
Front camera resolution640 x 480 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640 x 480 pixels)Not supported
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
RadioFM with RDSNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.263, H.264, WMVMP4, H.263, H.264, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, eAAC+, WMA, WAV
Connectivity and interfacesSony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
USBUSB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHLNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version with A2DP2.1 version with A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n802.11 b/g
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML
Java / Flash playerYes / NoSupported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Red
- USB On-The-Go 1.3
- Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2
- 3D sweep panorama
- PlayNow
- xLOUD
- 3D Surround Sound
- HD Voice
- HT40
- NFC SmartTags
- WiFi dual-band
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Sensous Black, Luster White
- 8GB microSD included
- SE UX platform
- Open GL 2.0
- PlayNow
- Sony Ericsson Timescape
- Video recording 720p only via Android 2.1/2.3 update
Power supply and autonomySony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
Battery technologyLithium ion - Non removableLithium ion Polymer (LiPo) - Removable
Battery capacity2370 mAh1500 mAh
Battery modelfeature not registeredBST-41
Talk time1140 minutes | 19 hours | 0.8 day480 minutes | 8 hours | 0.3 day
Standby44040 minutes | 734 hours | 30.6 days25500 minutes | 425 hours | 17.7 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Sony Xperia SP 4G LTESony Ericsson Xperia X10a
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered

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