Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia E
- Sony Xperia E3

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Sony Xperia ESony Xperia E3
Sony Xperia E
Prices
Sony Xperia E3
Model aliasC1504
C1505
D2202

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width61.8 mm
6.18 cm
0.203 ft
2.433 in
69.4 mm
6.94 cm
0.228 ft
2.732 in
Height113.5 mm
11.35 cm
0.372 ft
4.469 in
137.1 mm
13.71 cm
0.45 ft
5.398 in
Thickness11 mm
1.1 cm
0.036 ft
0.433 in
8.5 mm
0.85 cm
0.028 ft
0.335 in
Weight115 g
0.26 lbs
4.08 oz
143 g
0.32 lbs
5.07 oz
Volume77.16 cm³
4.69 in³
80.88 cm³
4.91 in³
Colors-Black
White
Yellow

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeMini-SIMMicro-SIM
Number of SIM cards11

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 4.1.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.4 KitKat

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7227AQualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226
Process technology45 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A5ARM Cortex-A7
CPU bits32 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)256 KB
0.25 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
CPU cores14
CPU frequency1000 MHz1200 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 200Qualcomm Adreno 305
GPU cores-1
GPU frequency-450 MHz
RAM capacity512 MB1 GB
RAM typeLPDDR1-
RAM frequency200 MHz-

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage4 GB4 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyTFTIPS
Diagonal size3.5 in
88.9 mm
8.89 cm
4.5 in
114.3 mm
11.43 cm
Width1.94 in
49.31 mm
4.93 cm
2.2 in
56 mm
5.6 cm
Height2.91 in
73.97 mm
7.4 cm
3.92 in
99.64 mm
9.96 cm
Aspect ratio1.5:1
3:2
1.779:1
Resolution320 x 480 pixels480 x 854 pixels
Pixel density165 ppi
64 ppcm
218 ppi
85 ppcm
Color depth18 bit
262144 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area52.17 %58.84 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Scratch-resistant glass-

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Flash type-LED
Image resolution2048 x 1536 pixels
3.15 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS-30 fps
FeaturesExposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Self-timer

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Video resolution-640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
-0.3 MP

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYes
-RDS

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version2.14.0
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
A2DP
AVCTP
AVDTP
AVRCP
DUN
FTP
HFP
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SAP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
ANT+

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
xHTML
CSS 2.1
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecs3GPP
AAC
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
OGG

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
3GPP
H.263
H.264
MP4
WebM

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity1530 mAh2330 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time6 h 12 min
6.2 h
372 min
0.3 days
12 h 20 min
12.3 h
739.8 min
0.5 days
2G stand-by time530 h
31800 min
22.1 days
706 h
42360 min
29.4 days
3G talk time6 h 18 min
6.3 h
378 min
0.3 days
8 h 41 min
8.7 h
520.8 min
0.4 days
3G stand-by time530 h
31800 min
22.1 days
661 h
39660 min
27.5 days
FeaturesRemovableNon-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)-0.833 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-0.742 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.89 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-1.34 W/kg
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