Sony Xperia Z2 vs Sony Xperia Z3

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Display

Display size

5.2 inches
5.2 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

424 ppi
424 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

69.17 %
71.00 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

20.7 megapixels
20.7 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

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

Video recording

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

Features

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

Front

2.2 megapixels
2.2 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.78 x 2.89 x 0.32 inches (146.8 x 73.3 x 8.2 mm)
5.75 x 2.83 x 0.29 inches (146 x 72 x 7.3 mm)

Weight

5.75 oz (163 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)
5.36 oz (152 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Materials

Back: Glass
Back: Glass; Frame: Metal

Resistance

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

Colors

Black, Purple, White
Black, Brown, Green, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

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

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL, MirrorLink
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL

Radio

FM, RDS
FM, Stereo, RDS

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AB
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC

Processor

Quad-core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400
Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400

GPU

Adreno 330
Adreno 330

RAM

3 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
16 GB

Available to use

 
11.8 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.2)
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
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, Video out
Mass storage device, USB OTG, Video out

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 20
Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 40

UMTS

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

Data

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

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Battery

Capacity

3200 mAh
3100 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Talk time

15.00 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)
14.00 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)

Stand-by time

28.8 days (690 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
37.1 days (890 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)

Talk time (3G)

19.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
 

Stand-by time (3G)

30.8 days (740 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)
 

Music playback

120.00 hours
130.00 hours

Video playback

10.00 hours
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
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Jul 23, 2014
Jun 26, 2014

FCC ID value: PY7PM-0745 link
FCC ID value: PY7PM-0801 link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.94 W/kg
0.54 W/kg

Body

0.87 W/kg
0.99 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.59 W/kg
1.53 W/kg

Wireless Router

0.89 W/kg
1.49 W/kg
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