Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge VS. Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge VS. Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
8.2
Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
Design & Materials
7.3
2.6
Performance & Hardware
7.4
1.7
Camera
8
3
Connectivity
8
3
Battery
6.6
1.8

Basics

Brand

Aliases
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Release Date

Release date
February 2016, 3 years ago
August 2011, 8 years ago
State
On Sale
Not available

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
72.6 mm
150.9 mm
7.7 mm
63.0 mm
125.0 mm
8.7 mm
Weight
157 g
117 g
Usable surface
76 %
61 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy, Glass
-
Resistance
IP68
-
Colors
Black

Blue

Gold

Rose-gold

Silver

White

Screen

Diagonal
5.5"
4.2"
Type
Super Amoled
LCD
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
480 x 854 px
Density
534 Pixels per inch
233 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Touch sensitive
  • Capacitive
  • LED-backlit
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
Print 3D Model
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890 2.3
Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255
CPU
2.3GHz Quad (Custom Core) + 1.6GHz Quad (Cortex-A53)
Scorpion
Type
Octa-Core
Single-Core
Frequency
2.3 GHz
1.4 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
No

Graphics

GPU
Arm Mali-T880 Mp12, 650 Mhz
Qualcomm Adreno 205

RAM

RAM
4 GB
512 MB

Antutu

Score
158.313 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 84% of devices
7.191 (Antutu v4)
Overall performance better than 0% of devices

Storage

Capacity
32 GB
1 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
No

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gravity
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Heart Rate
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
12 Mpx
8 Mpx
Pixel size
--
--
Sensor
Sony IMX260 Exmor RS
Sony Exmor
Type
BRITECELL
CMOS
Aperture
f/1.7
Unknow
Flash
Dual LED
LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
240 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
0 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
-
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Single Sim
Type
Nano SIM
Mini SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.1 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 2.1
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

0.264 W/Kg on head
0.507 W/Kg on body
--
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

1.150 W/Kg on head
1.590 W/Kg on body
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Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Mirrorlink
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3600 mAh
1500 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich

Prices

Prices

Prices unavailable