Phone Comparison - Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 vs HTC Salsa

Sony Ericsson Xperia X8
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HTC Salsa
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general General Info

Manufacturer Sony Ericsson HTC
Announced June 2010 February 2011
Status Available - September 2010 Available - June 2011
Colors White, Dark Blue/ White, Aqua Blue/ White, Pink/ White, Silver/ Black, Silver, Lilac
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 99 x 54 x 15 mm
(3.9 x 2.13 x 0.59 in)
109.1 x 58.9 x 12.3 mm
(4.3 x 2.32 x 0.48 in)
Weight 104 g (3.67 oz) 120 g (4.23 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 2100
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v1.6 (Donut), upgradable to v2.1 Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread)
Processor 600 MHz ARM 11, Qualcomm MSM7227 [Similar] 800 MHz, Qualcomm MSM7227 [Similar]
GPU Adreno 200 [Similar] Adreno 200 [Similar]
RAM 168 MB [Browse Similar] 512 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 128 MB storage 512 MB ROM
External Memory microSD, up to 16GB, 2GB included microSD, up to 32 GB

display Display

Type TFT capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 3.0 inches [Similar] 3.4 inches [Similar]
Resolution 320 x 480 pixels (192 ppi) 320 x 480 pixels (170 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 50.28% 53.36%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS Stereo FM radio with RDS
Games Yes Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 3.15 MP, 2048x1536 pixels [Similar] 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels [Similar]
Flash No LED flash
Features Geo-tagging Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Face Detection
Video Yes, VGA@30fps Yes, D1@24fps
Front Camera No [Similar] Yes, VGA [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Up to 85.6 kbps Up to 114 kbps
Edge Up to 236.8 kbps Up to 560 kbps
3G HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 2 Mbps HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 384 Kbps
Bluetooth Yes, v2.1 with A2DP Yes, v3.0 with A2DP
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
USB Yes, v2.0 microUSB Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support Yes, with A-GPS support
Browser HTML HTML

memory User Memory

Internal 128 MB storage, 168 MB RAM 512 MB ROM, 512 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 16GB, 2GB included microSD, up to 32 GB

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Standard battery, Li-Po Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 1200 mAh 1520 mAh
Stand by Up to 446 h (2G)
Up to 476 h (3G)
Up to 445 h (2G)
Up to 530 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 4 h 45 min (2G)
Up to 5 h 40 min (3G)
Up to 9 h (2G)
Up to 7 h 50 min (3G)