PhoneRocket Review Our evaluation of Xperia V vs Xperia SP


Processing power and speed

Geekbench and Sunspider 0.9.1


3D and 2D graphics

Xperia V
Xperia SP
AnTuTu 3D, GLBenchmark 2.5 and GLBenchmark 2.7

Battery Life

How long will the battery last

Talk time (3G), Standby time (3G), Standby time and Battery capacity


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Reviews from and

PhoneRocket Score

Performance, Graphics, Battery Life and Reviews

Sony Xperia SP 

PhoneRocket recommends the Sony Xperia SP  based on its performance, battery life and reviews.

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Benchmarks Real world tests of Xperia V vs SP

geekbench Processor and memory performance

Xperia V
Xperia SP

SunSpider 0.9.1 Web browser and javascript performance

Xperia V
1,189 ms
Xperia SP
1,098 ms

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Sony Xperia V

Reasons to consider the
Sony Xperia V

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Significantly lighter 120 g vs 155 g Around 25% lighter
Higher resolution front camera 13 MP vs 8 MP Around 65% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Front view of Sony Xperia SP

Reasons to consider the
Sony Xperia SP

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Better overall performance 2,105 vs 959 Around 2.2x better geekbench score
Significantly longer standby time 41,760 min vs 18,000 min More than 2.2x longer standby time
Much better theoretical download speed 100 Mb/s vs 42.2 Mb/s More than 2.2x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Significantly longer standby time (3G) 42,336 min vs 24,048 min More than 75% longer standby time (3G)
More battery capacity 2,370 mA·h vs 1,750 mA·h More than 35% more battery capacity
Faster processor 1.7 GHz vs 1.5 GHz Around 15% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Bigger screen 4.6" vs 4.3" More than 5% bigger screen
Thinner 10 mm vs 10.7 mm More than 5% thinner

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Xperia V  vs
Size 4.3" 4.6"
Resolution 1280 x 720 1280 x 720
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 341 ppi 319 ppi


Clock speed 1.5 GHz 1.7 GHz
Number of cores Dual core Dual core
Internal storage 8 GB 8 GB
Supported card formats

photo & video

Camera 13 MP 8 MP
Resolution 13 MP 8 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 0.3 MP 0.3 MP
Video resolution 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps


Generation 4G 4G
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
LTE (20 Mb/s)
HSDPA+ (42.2 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)


Talk time (3G) 420 min 793.8 min
Standby time 18,000 min 41,760 min
Standby time (3G) 24,048 min 42,336 min
Capacity 1,750 mA·h 2,370 mA·h

form factor

Xperia V  vs
Weight 120 g 155 g
Thickness 10.7 mm 10 mm
Size 65 x 129 x 10.7 mm 67.1 x 130.6 x 10 mm


Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes


Supports FM radio Yes Yes


Operating system Android 4.3 Android 4.3
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Android Market
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 850,000 apps


Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes Yes
Supports NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v4.0
Sony Xperia V
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sir, but sony Xperia SP comes with Non-removable battery. where Sony Xperia V is not. I`m confused regarding ur post and I would like to know which mobile should I go for.............................
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