Comparison between:
- Nokia X
- Sony Ericsson Xperia mini

Brand and model

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

Nokia XSony Ericsson Xperia mini
Nokia XSony Ericsson Xperia mini
Model aliasA110
RM-980
Normandy
X Dual SIM
ST15i

Design

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

Width63 mm
6.3 cm
0.207 ft
2.48 in
52 mm
5.2 cm
0.171 ft
2.047 in
Height115.5 mm
11.55 cm
0.379 ft
4.547 in
88 mm
8.8 cm
0.289 ft
3.465 in
Thickness10.44 mm
1.044 cm
0.034 ft
0.411 in
16 mm
1.6 cm
0.052 ft
0.63 in
Weight128 g
0.28 lbs
4.54 oz
99 g
0.22 lbs
3.49 oz
Volume75.97 cm³
4.61 in³
73.22 cm³
4.45 in³

SIM card

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

SIM card typeMicro-SIMMini-SIM
Number of SIM cards11
FeaturesDual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)-

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 900 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 Class B
GPRS Class B
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 Nokia X 1.0Android 2.3 Gingerbread
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

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 S4 Play (MSM8225)Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 (MSM8255)
Process technology45 nm45 nm
CPU2x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A51x 1.0 GHz ARM Scorpion
CPU bits32 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7-AARMv7-A
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB-
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1024 KB
1 MB
384 KB
0.375 MB
CPU cores21
CPU frequency1200 MHz1000 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 203Qualcomm Adreno 205
GPU frequency320 MHz266 MHz
RAM capacity512 MB512 MB
RAM typeLPDDR2LPDDR2
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency300 MHz333 MHz

Storage

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

Storage4 GB323.584 MB

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
Included card-2 GB
2048 MB

Display

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

Type/technologyIPSLCD
Diagonal size4 in
101.6 mm
10.16 cm
3 in
76.2 mm
7.62 cm
Width2.06 in
52.27 mm
5.23 cm
1.66 in
42.27 mm
4.23 cm
Height3.43 in
87.12 mm
8.71 cm
2.5 in
63.4 mm
6.34 cm
Aspect ratio1.667:1
5:3
1.5:1
3:2
Resolution480 x 800 pixels320 x 480 pixels
Pixel density233 ppi
91 ppcm
192 ppi
75 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area62.79 %58.75 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
-Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
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.

Sensor size2.83 x 2.27 mm
0.14 in
-
Pixel size1.382 µm
0.001382 mm
-
Crop factor11.93-
Aperturef/2.8-
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent2.68 mm
31.96 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-
Flash type-LED
Image resolution2048 x 1536 pixels
3.15 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution864 x 480 pixels
0.41 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps-
FeaturesDigital zoom
Panorama
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
-

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

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
Wi-Fi
Cell ID
GPS
A-GPS

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
Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

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

Version3.02.1
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DUN
FTP
GAVDP
HFP
HSP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HS
A2DP

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
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA

Browser

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

BrowserHTML
CSS
HTML
Flash
xHTML
WAP 2.0

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/codecsAAC
AMR
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
WAV
eAAC+
MP3
WMA
WAV

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
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
WMV

Battery

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

Capacity1500 mAh1200 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time13 h 18 min
13.3 h
798 min
0.6 days
4 h 30 min
4.5 h
270 min
0.2 days
2G stand-by time408 h
24480 min
17 days
340 h
20400 min
14.2 days
3G talk time10 h 30 min
10.5 h
630 min
0.4 days
4 h 30 min
4.5 h
270 min
0.2 days
3G stand-by time408 h
24480 min
17 days
320 h
19200 min
13.3 days
FeaturesRemovableRemovable
Battery model: BN-01-
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