Benchmarks Real world tests of Xperia S vs RAZR D3

geekbench Processor and memory performance

Xperia S
380
RAZR D3
349
In CPU-intensive benchmarks, the two 1.5GHz Scorpion cores behave admirably, with results close to the Galaxy S II and ahead of a good deal of the competition, including an HTC Sensation XE on the same chipset.
Xperia S | by GSM Arena (Mar, 2012)

Features Key features of the Xperia S  vs RAZR D3 

screen size

Xperia S
4.3"
RAZR D3
4"
Even if your hands are not as large, you’ll still be able to navigate fairly comfortably the interface with one hand, compared to most other big-screen phones that come wider.
Xperia S | by PhoneArena (Mar, 2012)

screen resolution

Xperia S
1280 x 720
RAZR D3
854 x 480
When the light was enough, indoor photos turned sharp, with good colors and enough detail.
Xperia S | by PhoneArena (Mar, 2012)

memory

Xperia S
1 GB
RAZR D3
1 GB

processor

Xperia S
Dual core
RAZR D3
Dual core
Internet and Connectivity: The browser on the Xperia S is a delight to use, not only because of the dual-core processor that renders scripts and pages quite fast, but also because of the stunning pixel density of the display.
Xperia S | by PhoneArena (Mar, 2012)

camera resolution

Xperia S
12.1 MP
RAZR D3
8 MP
It just goes to show that the quality of a photo is down to so much more than just megapixels.
Xperia S | by TechRadar (Jun, 2012)

Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Sony Xperia S

Reasons to consider the
Sony Xperia S

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Store significantly more stuff 32 GB vs 4 GB 8x more storage capacity; free yourself from memory cards
Significantly sharper screen 341 ppi vs 244 ppi Around 40% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Higher resolution front camera 12.1 MP vs 8 MP More than 50% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Higher resolution 1280 x 720 vs 854 x 480 Around 2.2x higher resolution
Faster processor 1.5 GHz vs 1.2 GHz More than 25% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Records higher def video 1920 x 1080 @ 29 fps vs 1280 x 720 @ Unknown 65.2x higher def video
Bigger screen 4.3" vs 4" More than 5% bigger screen
Back view of Motorola RAZR D3

Reasons to consider the
Motorola RAZR D3

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Lighter 120 g vs 144 g More than 15% lighter
More battery capacity 2,000 mA·h vs 1,750 mA·h Around 15% more battery capacity
Thinner 9.8 mm vs 10.6 mm Around 10% thinner

Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

Xperia S  vs
RAZR D3 
Size 4.3" 4"
Resolution 1280 x 720 854 x 480
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 341 ppi 244 ppi

hardware

Clock speed 1.5 GHz 1.2 GHz
Number of cores Dual core Dual core
RAM 1 GB 1 GB
Internal storage 32 GB 4 GB

photo & video

Camera 12.1 MP 8 MP
Resolution 12.1 MP 8 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 1.3 MP 1.2 MP
Video resolution 1920 x 1080 @ 29 fps 1280 x 720 @ Unknown

cellular

Generation 3.5G 3.5G
Networks
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
Unknown (14.4 Mb/s)
HSDPA (14.4 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)

battery

Capacity 1,750 mA·h 2,000 mA·h

form factor

Xperia S  vs
RAZR D3 
Weight 144 g 120 g
Thickness 10.6 mm 9.8 mm
Size 64 x 128 x 10.6 mm 59.8 x 119.3 x 9.8 mm

sensors

Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes

music

Supports FM radio Yes Yes

software

Operating system Android 4.1 Android 4.1
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Android Market
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 850,000 apps

connectivity

Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes Yes
Supports NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth v2.1 Bluetooth v4.0
Sony Xperia S
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