Sony Xperia Z1 Compact vs Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact

Display

Display size

4.3 inches
4.6 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Aspect Ratio

 
16:9

Pixel density

342 ppi
319 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

61.72 %
69.53 %

Colors

16 777 216
 

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
 

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

Processor

Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400
Octa-core, 2450 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
Adreno 540

RAM

2 GB LPDDR3
4 GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

16 GB
32 GB

Available to use

 
22.75 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.2, 4.3)
Android (8.0 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity

2300 mAh
2700 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Talk time

10.00 hours
the average is 18 h (1096 min)
10.50 hours
the average is 18 h (1096 min)

Stand-by time

27.9 days (670 hours)
the average is 20 days (489 h)
19.6 days (470 hours)
the average is 20 days (489 h)

Talk time (3G)

18.00 hours
the average is 24 h (1418 min)
20.33 hours
the average is 24 h (1418 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

25.0 days (600 hours)
the average is 27 days (637 h)
21.2 days (510 hours)
the average is 27 days (637 h)

Stand-by time (4G)

22.9 days (550 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)
20.0 days (480 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)

Music playback

94.00 hours
75.00 hours

Video playback

12.00 hours
16.50 hours

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

20.7 megapixels
19 megapixels

Features

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Laser and Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Flash

LED
LED

Software Features

Digital image stabilization, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Smile detection, Burst mode, Scenes, White balance presets, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
Digital image stabilization, Object tracking, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Smile detection, Burst mode, Effects, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)

Recording format

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
 

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Continuous autofocus, Video light, Digital image stabilization
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Object tracking, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

2 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

 
Wide Angle

Video capture

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

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.00 x 2.56 x 0.37 inches (127 x 64.9 x 9.5 mm)
5.08 x 2.56 x 0.37 inches (129 x 65 x 9.3 mm)

Weight

4.83 oz (137 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
5.04 oz (143 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

 
Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 58
Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

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

Colors

Black, Pink, Green, White
Black, Silver, Pink, Blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 32(1500 L-band), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 15/5 (800/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback, Music recognition, Custom equalizer
aptX-HD

Screen mirroring

DLNA, MHL, MirrorLink, TV-out
DLNA, Wireless screen share

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Playlists
 

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, FLAC, WAV, OGG, MIDI
 

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264, DivX, XviD, AVI, MKV
 

Radio

FM, Stereo, RDS
 

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
5.0

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Health Device Profile (HDP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Proximity Monitor Profile over LE, Serial Port (SPP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), HID over GATT Profile (HOGP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP)

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features

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

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou

Sensors

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

Other

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

Internet browsing

Browser

 
 

supports

HTML, HTML5
 

Built-in online services support

YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+
 

Phone features

Notifications

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

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
 

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, To-Do, Document viewer, Calculator, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer, Notes
 

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
 

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
 

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Jan 25, 2014
Aug 24, 2017

FCC ID value: PY7PM-0640 link
FCC ID value: PY7-32042D link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.43 W/kg
0.97 W/kg

Body

1.00 W/kg
0.78 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.58 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router

0.96 W/kg
0.98 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 600

Availability

Officially announced

Jan 06, 2014
Aug 31, 2017
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