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Samsung Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P) vs Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy J3 vs Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S X Samsung Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P) 18Points
5"
AMOLED

720x1280

5
MP

2mp

1.5GB
RAM

Quad-core

2600
mAh

(Removable)

vs
04Points Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i) Compare Samsung Galaxy J3 X
4.2"
LED

480x854

8
MP
512MB
RAM

Single-core

1500
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)} 18 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P) vs Xperia Arc S (LT18i)} 4 Advantages Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
+1.2GHz 32bit Quad-coreAdvantage
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.4GHz 32bit Single-core
+1.5GB LPDDR32 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs512MB LPDDR2
+16GB (10GB available)31 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs1GB (320MB available)
+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC7 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
+7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)10%
Thinner
vs8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT LED-Backlit LCD
+720x1280 pixels125%
Higher resolution screen
vs480x854 pixels
+294 PPI26%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs233 PPI
+5"19%
Larger screen
vs4.2"
+HDR photo only main cameraAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsNot supported
+f/2.2 (aperture)9%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.4 (aperture)
+(front) 2MPAdvantage
A front-camera is best for taking selfies
vsNot supported
+Android 7.1.1 NougatAdvantage
Android 7.1.1 Nougat is newer and safer
vsAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
vs3G+ HSPA+
+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps9 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(3G+ HSPA+) 14.4 Mbps
+2600 mAh73%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs1500 mAh
+4.1 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.1 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs2.1 + A2DP
+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet
vsHTML, XHTML, Flash player
138 grams (4.83 ounces)vs+117 grams (4.1 ounces)18%
Lighter
(back) 5MPvs+(back) 8MP59%
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.

17 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HD (1280x720)
Capacitive
Multitouch
+10 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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📱 Model features

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
ModelGalaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
Other model namesVirgin Mobile/Boost Mobile Galaxy J3 2016 4G J320PSony Xperia Arc S LT18, Sony Ericsson Ayame
Country or region availableUSA
USA
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSamsungSony Ericsson
Release date1/1/20169/1/2011
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)71.12 x 142.3 millimeters (2.8 x 5.6 in)63 x 125 millimeters (2.48 x 4.92 in)
Weight138 grams (4.83 ounces)117 grams (4.1 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

📲 Display

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LED-Backlit LCD
Screen size5" inches4.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~68.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~61.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1280 pixels480x854 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 5-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI233 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassDragontrail GlassScratch-resistant glass
Refresh ratefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered

🤖 Operating System

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
System versionAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 2.3.4 Gingerbread
Firmware updateAndroid 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
Chipset32bit: Samsung Exynos 3 Quad 3475 (28nm)32bit: Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8255T
CPUQuad-core, 1 processor:
4x 1.2GHz ARM Cortex-A7 (Quad-core)
Single-core, 1 processor:
1x 1.4GHz Scorpion (Single-core)
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T720 600MhzQualcomm Adreno 205
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
RAM memory1.5GB LPDDR3512MB LPDDR2
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)
eMMC 4.5
1GB (320MB available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)

📶 Mobile networks

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
Maximum Download / Upload150/50 Mbps14.4/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G
Frequency, bands Expand band details Collapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 2, 4, 5, 12, 25, 26)
TD-LTE (Bands 41)
Not supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTECSD, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported

📷 Camera

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720) 30 fpsHD (1280x720) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraNot supported
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
Front camera (secondary)2 megapixelsNot supported
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480)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

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioFM (RDS)FM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMVMP4, H.263, H.264, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, eAAC+, WMA, WAV

🔌 Connectivity

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedMicro HDMI Type D
Bluetooth4.1 + A2DP2.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n [wifi4] (2.4GHz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 b/g/n [wifi4] (2.4GHz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging
NFCNot supportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient light sensor
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient light sensor
Compass
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
Battery typeLi-Ion: lithium-ion (Removable)LiPo: li-ion polymer (Removable)
BA750
Battery capacity2600 mAh1500 mAh
Charger, wattsWired chargingWired charging
Inductive / wireless chargingfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time autonomy22 hours7.6 hours
Standby349 hours (14.5 days)460 hours (19.2 days)

➕ Other features

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedNot supported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, Flash player
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous• Colors: Black, White, Gold• Colors: Pure White, Midnight Blue, Misty Silver, Gloss Black, Sakura Pink
• 8GB microSD included
• Open ES 1.1
• Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine
• SE Timescape
• 3D sweep panorama
• WiFi hotspot
• Java framework

☢️ Radiation rate

Galaxy J3 (SM-J320P)Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S (LT18i)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)1.22W/kg (head), 1.18W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.251W/kg (head), 0.123W/kg (body)0.66W/kg (head)
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