x PhoneArena is looking for new authors! To view all available positions, click here.

Sony Ericsson Zylo vs Sony Ericsson Spiro a

phone

Sony Ericsson Zylo Remove phone

Posted: 13 Apr 2010
Market Status: Released
phone

Sony Ericsson Spiro a Remove phone

Posted: 13 Apr 2010
Market Status: Released

Add phone to compare

Design
Device typeFeature phoneFeature phone 
Dimensions4.06 x 2.05 x 0.63 inches (103 x 52 x 16 mm)3.62 x 1.89 x 0.66 inches (92 x 48 x 16.75 mm) 
Weight4.06 oz (115 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
3.17 oz (90 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Physical size2.6 inches2.2 inches 
Resolution240 x 320 pixels240 x 320 pixels 
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

154 ppi182 ppi 
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

TFTTFT 
Colors262 144262 144 
FeaturesScratch-resistant glass  
Camera
Camera3.2 megapixels2 megapixels 
FeaturesDigital zoom, Geo taggingDigital zoom 
Camcorder640x480 (VGA)Yes 
FeaturesVideo callingVideo calling 
Hardware
Built-in storage0.26 GB0.005 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GB 
Battery
Talk time4.00 hours
the average is 12 h (705 min)
4.50 hours
the average is 12 h (705 min)
 
Stand-by time14.1 days (339 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
19.8 days (476 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
 
Talk time (3G)3.50 hours
the average is 15 h (902 min)
  
Stand-by time (3G)16.8 days (403 hours)
the average is 30 days (709 h)
  
Video call time2.00 hours  
Capacity920 mAh  
specifications continue after the ad
Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbumAlbum 
FeaturesBackground playback, Music recognitionBackground playback, Music recognition 
RadioFM, RDSFM, RDS 
YouTube playerYesYes 
Internet browsing
BrowserAccess NetFrontObigo Q7 
Built-in online services supportFacebook, Flickr, Picasa/Google+, TwitterFacebook, Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 1900 MHz 
UMTS900, 2100 MHz  
DataHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGEEDGE 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.0 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectorProprietarymicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage deviceMass storage device 
OtherTethering, Computer syncComputer sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometer  
OtherVoice recordingVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announced13 Apr 201013 Apr 2010 
Shopping information
AccessoriesStereo portable handsfree, Charger, User documentationStereo portable handsfree, Charger, User documentation 

To see the full specifications with in-depth details click here.

Latest stories