Google Nexus 6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 Compact - specs comparison - PhoneArena

Google Nexus 6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 Compact

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Display

Size:

6.0 inches
4.6 inches

Resolution:

2560 x 1440 pixels, 493 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels, 319 PPI

Technology:

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

74.03 %
70.64 %

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC

Processor:

Quad-core, 2700 MHz, Krait 450
Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400

GPU:

Adreno 420
Adreno 330

RAM:

3GB LPDDR3
2GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

64GB, available to use: 58 GB
16GB, available to use: 11.79 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (7.1 Nougat, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop)
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4)

Battery

Capacity:

3220 mAh
2600 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qi wireless charging
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

13 MP (OIS, Autofocus)
20.7 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)

Specifications:

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

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Features:

HDR, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, EIS, Video calling

Front:

2 MP
2.2 MP (HDR)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

6.27 x 3.27 x 0.40 inches (159.26 x 82.98 x 10.06 mm)
5.00 x 2.56 x 0.34 inches (127 x 64.9 x 8.6 mm)

Weight:

6.49 oz (184.0 g)
4.55 oz (129.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Plastic

Resistance:

Splash
Water, Dust; IP68

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Blue, White
Black, Orange, Green, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700 APT)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 41(2600+)

UMTS:

Bands 6(800), 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE:

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Music recognition

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL

Radio:

FM, RDS

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.1
4.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, OTG, Video out, Mass storage device

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M4, T4
M3, T4

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:

Oct 24, 2014
Aug 11, 2014

FCC ID value:

IHDT56QD1
PY7PM-0810

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.86 W/kg
0.95 W/kg

Body:

0.36 W/kg
1.00 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.56 W/kg
1.45 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.42 W/kg
1.10 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 15, 2014
Sep 03, 2014
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