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Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a) vs Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)

Side by side comparison between Sony Ericsson Xperia Active vs Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 X Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a) 07Points
3"
LED

320x480

5
MP
512MB
RAM

Single-core

1200
mAh

(Removable)

vs
21Points Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS) Compare Sony Ericsson Xperia Active X
5.5"
PLS

1080x1920

13
MP

13mp

3GB
RAM

Octa-core

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)

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!

Xperia Active (ST17a)} 7 Advantages Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a) vs Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)} 21 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
+111 grams (3.89 ounces)53%
Lighter
vs170 grams (5.95 ounces)
+TFT LED-Backlit LCDAdvantage
TFT LED-Backlit LCD display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT PLS
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Li-Ion: lithium-ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLi-Ion: lithium-ion (Non removable)
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+Dragontrail GlassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
+IP67 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
1GHz 32bit Single-corevs+1.6GHz 64bit Octa-core (14nm)2 times
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
512MB LPDDR2vs+3GB LPDDR35 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
1GB (320MB available)vs+32GB (22GB available)69 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHCvs+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC7 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
16.5 millimeters (0.65 inches)vs+8 millimeters (0.31 inches)106%
Thinner
320x480 pixelsvs+1080x1920 pixels13 times
Higher resolution screen
192 PPIvs+401 PPI109%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
3"vs+5.5"83%
Larger screen
(back) 5MPvs+(back) 13MP154%
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+HDR photo only main cameraAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
Not supportedvs+(front) 13MPAdvantage
A front-camera is best for taking selfies
HD (1280x720)vs+Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich ICSvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
3G HSUPAvs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps20 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
1200 mAhvs+3300 mAh175%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
You can have more mobile carriers/operators on the same device.
2.1 + A2DPvs+4.1 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.1 + A2DP is newer and faster
HTML, XHTML, Flash playervs+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet

16 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
Capacitive
Multitouch
+9 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

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
ModelXperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
Other model namesSony Ericsson Xperia active ST17, ST17aGalaxy J7 Prime 2 G611M/Dual-Sim, Galaxy J7 Prime 2018
Country or region available(Latin America)BrazilCanadaUSA
(Latin America), Brazil, Canada, USA
(Latin America)
(Latin America)
BrandSony EricssonSamsung
Release date10/1/20113/26/2018
Depth16.5 millimeters (0.65 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)55 x 92 millimeters (2.17 x 3.62 in)75 x 151.7 millimeters (2.95 x 5.97 in)
Weight111 grams (3.89 ounces)170 grams (5.95 ounces)
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum body, glass front, aluminum back with plastic ends
Protection against water and othersIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30minNot supported

📲 Display

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
Display typeTFT LED-Backlit LCDTFT PLS
Screen size3" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~53% (screen-to-body ratio)~73.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution320x480 pixels1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)192 PPI401 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassDragontrail GlassNot supported
Refresh ratefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered

🤖 Operating System

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
System versionAndroid 2.3.3 GingerbreadAndroid 7.1 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich ICSAndroid 9.0 Pie
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
Chipset32bit: Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255 (45nm)64bit: Samsung Exynos 7870 (14nm)
CPUSingle-core, 1 processor:
1x 1GHz Scorpion (Single-core)
Octa-core, 1 processor:
8x 1.6GHz ARM Cortex-A53 (Octa-core)
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 205ARM Mali-T830 MP1 (700MHz)
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
RAM memory512MB LPDDR23GB LPDDR3
Internal storage1GB (320MB available)32GB (22GB available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📶 Mobile networks

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum Download / Upload7.2/5.76 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bands Expand band details Collapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 700/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,17,28)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE

📷 Camera

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered28mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo only main camera
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
Front camera (secondary)Not supported13 megapixels
Front camera resolutionNot supported4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedFull HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellationNot supported2 microphones or more
RadioFM (RDS)FM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.263, H.264MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, eAAC+, WAVMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth2.1 + A2DP4.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n [wifi4] (2.4GHz)802.11 b/g/n [wifi4] (2.4GHz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNASupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
NFCNot supportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient light sensor
ANT+
Compass
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient light sensor
ANT+
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
Battery typeLi-Ion: lithium-ion (Removable)Li-Ion: lithium-ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity1200 mAh3300 mAh
Charger, wattsWired chargingWired charging
Inductive / wireless chargingfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time autonomy5.5 hours21 hours
Standby335 hours (14 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, Flash playerHTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous• Colors: Orange/black, White/black
• 2GB microSD included
• Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine
• WiFi hotspot
• Java framework
• Colors: Black, Gold, Rose Gold
• ANT+ support

☢️ Radiation rate

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active (ST17a)Galaxy J7 Prime 2 (SM-G611M/DS)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)1.12W/kg (head), 1.07W/kg (body)0.67W/kg (head), 0.66W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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