Phone Comparison - Sony Xperia neo L vs HTC Desire HD

Sony Xperia neo L
sony xperia neo l
HTC Desire HD
htc desire hd
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general General Info

Manufacturer Sony HTC
Announced March 2012 September 2010
Status Available - June 2012 Available - October 2010
Colors Black, White Black, Brown
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 121 x 61.1 x 12.2 mm
(4.76 x 2.41 x 0.48 in)
123 x 68 x 11.8 mm
(4.84 x 2.68 x 0.46 in)
Weight 131.5 g (4.62.0.18 oz) 164 g (5.78 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100 HSDPA 900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 1900 - North America
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich) Android OS, v2.2 (Froyo), v2.3 (Gingerbread), not upgradable to v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Processor 1 GHz Scorpion, Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon [Similar] 1 GHz Scorpion, Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon [Similar]
GPU Adreno 205 [Similar] Adreno 205 [Similar]
RAM 512 MB [Browse Similar] 768 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 1 GB storage (300 MB user available) 1.5 GB;
External Memory microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32 GB, 8 GB included

display Display

Type LED-backlit LCD, capacitive touchscreen LCD capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 4.0 inches [Similar] 4.3 inches [Similar]
Resolution 480 x 854 pixels (245 ppi) [Similar] 480 x 800 pixels (217 ppi) [Similar]
Screen-to-Body Ratio 59.59% 62.90%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio No Stereo FM radio with RDS
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 5 MP, 2592х1944 pixels [Similar] 8 MP, 3264x2448 pixels [Similar]
Flash LED flash dual-LED flash
Features Auto focus, Video Calling, Touch Focus, Geo-tagging Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Face Detection
Video Yes, 720p@30fps, video light Yes, 720p
Front Camera Yes, VGA [Similar] No [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Up to 80 kbps Class 32
Edge Up to 237 kbps Class 32
3G HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA 7.2/14.4 Mbps; HSUPA 2/5.76 Mbps (carrier dependent)
Bluetooth Yes, v2.1 with A2DP, EDR Yes v2.1 with A2DP
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support Yes, with A-GPS support
Browser HTML5, Adobe Flash HTML, Adobe Flash

memory User Memory

Internal 1 GB storage (300 MB user available), 512 MB RAM 1.5 GB; 768 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32 GB, 8 GB included

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 1500 mAh 1230 mAh
Stand by Up to 575 h (2G)
Up to 410 h (3G)
Up to 490 h (2G)
Up to 420 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 7 h 53 min (2G)
Up to 7 h 9 min (3G)
Up to 9 h 15 min (2G)
Up to 5 h 30 min (3G)