Pictures of the Sony Xperia Z3 and Sony Xperia Z3 Compact leak?

Pictures of the Sony Xperia Z3 and Sony Xperia Z3 Compact leak?
With Sony sticking to its schedule, churning out flagship handsets every 6 months, we have a leaked photograph showing off an image allegedly showing both the Sony Xperia Z3 and the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact. There could be some similarities with the Sony Xperia T in terms of design. In addition, it would appear that the Xperia Z3 will have a metal frame. Both variants of the Xperia Z3 are unannounced at this point in time.

There is some speculation that Sony will decide to use the Snapdragon 801 for the Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact, and wait for the Sony Xperia Z4 to use the 64-bit Snapdragon 810. The Sony Xperia Z2 currently offers a quad-core 2.3GHz Snapdragon 801. Sony could have decided to go with the Snapdragon 805 for the Xperia Z3, but decided against it, according to the rumor.

We are jumping the gun. Three comes before four and you can check out what is rumored to be the Sony Xperia Z3 and the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact, by clicking on the slideshow below.


source: Esato

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45 Comments

1. HTCOE

Posts: 650; Member since: Nov 20, 2011

what a brick! lol

7. DerPakt

Posts: 7; Member since: Jun 30, 2014

I feel back in 2012

22. techperson211

Posts: 1280; Member since: Feb 27, 2014

Maybe it's a prototype . Doubt it will be the final design. A little trim on the top bezel Sony and it's all good.

39. james004

Posts: 486; Member since: May 15, 2013

this cant be real..... thing looks like prototype from 2011. wait till august to get real leaks.

23. Ashoaib

Posts: 3276; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

huge bezels... bigger is always better :p

34. medtxa

Posts: 1655; Member since: Jun 02, 2014

lackluster design just like squarish slab of glass

2. vincelongman

Posts: 5677; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

Dam those bezels are still huge Still waiting for a true successor to their Xperia ZL I wish they would release a ZL4, one that's 10mm thick but the size of the ZL or Moto X, instead of nearly the size of the Note 3

3. salaal

Posts: 109; Member since: Dec 08, 2013

They shouldn't even stick to 6 months cycle 9 months cycle would be perfect. Or 1 year.

4. Astoni

Posts: 649; Member since: Sep 28, 2013

So they are removing the bigger dual speakers? wth? why downgrade...

5. galanoth

Posts: 428; Member since: Nov 26, 2011

Is the z2 available in the US yet?

6. Planterz

Posts: 2120; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

Sorta.

8. jaytai0106

Posts: 1888; Member since: Mar 30, 2011

Not really... You can get them from online retailer, but not through the carriers.

9. karamelakimo

Posts: 109; Member since: May 26, 2014

i really wished to change the design only to not get bored also it's still great for e and alot but look at those bazzels!!!!!!

10. jaytai0106

Posts: 1888; Member since: Mar 30, 2011

It looks like Sony is changing where the front facing speakers are going... I like it how it is on the Z2 way better. I'm glad I got the Z2 now :D

30. billgates

Posts: 555; Member since: May 29, 2014

I want a z2! To me it's the best of the current flagships.

11. Reynolds1

Posts: 34; Member since: Jun 17, 2014

Hopefully a very early prototype

12. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

Com on too early just got my z1 and people already got the z2. Still can't wait though

13. StraightEdgeNexus

Posts: 3689; Member since: Feb 14, 2014

Now the bezels are actually acceptable.

14. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

I thought the battery indicator was sideways and the dock was transparent for Sony's newer devices....? I say fake.

37. aayupanday

Posts: 582; Member since: Jun 28, 2012

Umm.. That's the Xperia T BTW.

15. androide

Posts: 6; Member since: Jun 27, 2014

z2 z3 whats the really big difference that earns my money

16. Canaan

Posts: 351; Member since: May 25, 2014

So what's the point of releasing a new version if it's going to have the same processor as the Z2?

35. medtxa

Posts: 1655; Member since: Jun 02, 2014

same lackluster design too.

17. shamatuu

Posts: 159; Member since: Nov 02, 2011

why isn't it in the us already when it's available?

18. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

Just looks ugly in white...

19. Kal-el

Posts: 96; Member since: Dec 14, 2012

more likely a asian variant of sorts seems more likely

20. smarttechbadworld

Posts: 74; Member since: May 07, 2014

i actually like it, good job sony by making the bezel so small

21. JnCrls unregistered

Fake! Just look the bottom of the display. Looks wear.

24. TMach unregistered

Jeez, people commenting on absolute speculation! Like the article states 3 comes before 4, literally. Still those inane comments about bezels! Wtf!! Get a grip people....rant over.

25. mixedfish

Posts: 1551; Member since: Nov 17, 2013

Clearly not even close to a flagship Z class. Look at the screen and see how the light bleed on top of colours, this isn't the quality standard set by the Z2.

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