Sony Xperia Z3

Announced:
Sep 3, 2014
Market status:
Released

PhoneArena Rating:

8.5
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Display

Display size:

5.2 inches

Resolution:

1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density:

424 ppi

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio:

71.00 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

20.7 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Features:

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling

Front:

2.2 megapixels

Features:

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions:

5.75 x 2.83 x 0.29 inches (146 x 72 x 7.3 mm)

Weight:

5.36 oz (152 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP 68

Colors:

Black, Brown, Green, White

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC

Processor:

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400

GPU:

Adreno 330

RAM:

3 GB

Internal storage:

16 GB

Available to use:

11.8 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB

OS:

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, USB OTG, Video out

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Gesture, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter

Other:

NFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28

LTE (TDD):

Bands 40

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type:

Nano SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

3100 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

Talk time:

14.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

Stand-by time:

37.1 days (890 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

Music playback:

130.00 hours

Video playback:

10.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jun 26, 2014

FCC ID value:

PY7PM-0801 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.54 W/kg

Body:

0.99 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.53 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.49 W/kg

This device is also known as Sony D6653, Sony D6633, Sony D6616, Sony D6643, Sony D6603, Sony D6683

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Sony Xperia Z3 D6633

Differences from the main variant:

Colors:

Black, Brown, White

LTE (FDD):

Bands 17, 20, 5, 8, 4, 3, 2, 1, 7

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Dual SIM:

Yes

Talk time:

14.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

Stand-by time:

37.1 days (890 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

Talk time (3G):

16.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1373 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

38.3 days (920 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)

Stand-by time (4G):

33.3 days (800 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)

Music playback:

130.00 hours

Video playback:

10.00 hours

Sony Xperia Z3 D6616

Differences from the main variant:

Colors:

Black

Internal storage:

32 GB

LTE (FDD):

Bands 12, 4, 2

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Sony Xperia Z3 D6643

Differences from the main variant:

Colors:

Black, White

LTE (FDD):

Bands 17, 20, 5, 8, 4, 3, 2, 1, 7

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Sony Xperia Z3 D6603

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 13, 17, 20, 5, 8, 4, 3, 2, 1, 7

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Sony Xperia Z3 Dual D6683

Differences from the main variant:

Dual SIM:

Yes

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Apr 21, 2015

FCC ID value:

PY7-PM0817 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.67 W/kg

Body:

0.84 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.52 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.84 W/kg

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Description

The Xperia Z3 is Sony's thinnest Android flagship to date, with a profile that measures in at just 7.3 millimeters. Despite the slender build, however, the Z3 still packs some amazing hardware, including a quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor, 3GB of RAM, and a great, 20.7-megapixel camera.

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