Nokia 700 vs Xperia Ray, two phones from different companies that of Nokia and Sony Ericsson are up against each other today. Both these devices have lots of differences; the Nokia 700 has a candy bar shape while the Xperia Ray has the orthodox Sony Ericsson Xperia look to it. Lets find out more comparisons on the main features.
Operating system of the Nokia 700 is Symbian Belle which is said to be very user friendly coming with lots of added functions, while the Xperia Ray having the Android v2.3 (Gingerbread) giving access to thousands of interesting applications which are downloadable online through the Android Market. The Xperia Ray supports social network integration greatly through built-in applications of Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar and Google Talk while the Nokia 700 having TV-out functionality allowing you to watch contents on a larger compatible device.
Features and Specifications of Nokia 700 vs Xperia Ray:
Size and Display:
Both the Nokia 700 vs Xperia Ray are light weight phones one weighing 96 grams and the other 100 grams. The Nokia 700 has dimensions of 110 x 50.7 x 9.7 mm, 50 cc and comes with a 3.2 inches AMOLED capacitive touchscreen having resolution of 360 x 640 pixels featuring Nokia ClearBlack display and Gorilla Glass Display.On the other hand the Xperia Ray measures 111 x 53 x 9.4 mm and has a 3.3 inches LED-backlit LCD, capacitive touchscreen giving output to a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels featuring Bravia Mobile engine and Timescape UI.
Sound and Camera:
The Nokia 700 vs Xperia Ray both support alert types of vibration, MP3 but have different cameras. The Nokia 700 comes with a decent camera of 5 megapixel featuring foxed focus, LED flash and video recording of 720 pixels at 30 frames per second. The Xperia Ray on the other hand has a better and magnificent camera of 8 megapixel featuring Geo-tagging, face and smile detection, touch focus, image stabilization with 720 pixels video recording with video light ability.
Data and Memory:
Between the Nokia 700 vs Xperia Ray, the Nokia 700 has upper hand as it has greater 3G speeds up to 14.4 Mbps to that of 7.2 Mbps, Bluetooth of v3.0 to v2.0. Internal memory of the Nokia 700 is greater than the Xperia Ray with 2 GB to 1 GB. These devices have 1 GB ROM, 512 MB RAM and microSD that can be expanded up to 32 GB.
Battery and Features:
Battery stamina is always an important factor as both the Nokia 700 vs Xperia Ray are high end phones. The Standard battery, Li-Ion 1080 mAh (BP-5Z) of the Nokia 700 delivers standby Up to 465 h (2G) / Up to 450 h (3G), talk times Up to 7 h 10 min (2G) / Up to 4 h 30 min (3G) and music play Up to 47 h. On the other hand the Xperia Ray’s Standard battery, Li-Ion 1500 mAh delivers standby Up to 430 h (2G) / Up to 440 h (3G), talk times Up to 6 h 50 min (2G) / Up to 7 h (3G) and music play Up to 36 h.
Both the Nokia 700 vs Xperia Ray play music and video of MP4/H.263/H.264 and MP3/WAV/?AAC+/WMA formats. The Nokia 700 has Flash Lite 4.0 support while the Xperia Ray having TrackID music recognition and SensMe features.
Recommended between Nokia 700 vs Xperia Ray:
Recommended device between the Nokia 700 vs Xperia Ray is a difficult task to decide. For those who are into music and love taking pictures should go for the Xperia Ray. For those who want a simpler device with faster 3G speeds and enhanced graphics will go for the Nokia 700. If we have to recommend one device among the two it would be the Xperia Ray because of its added social integration support and the Android operating system allowing better downloads of apps.