Sony Xperia Z3 Compact vs Apple iPhone 6

$120.00 VIEW ON AMAZON

Display

Display size

4.6 inches
4.7 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
750 x 1334 pixels

Pixel density

319 ppi
326 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

70.64 %
65.71 %

Peak brightness

 
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

20.7 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Sapphire crystal lens cover, Phase detection autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.5 μm

Flash

LED
Dual LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features

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

Front

2.2 megapixels
1.2 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
 

Design

Dimensions

5.00 x 2.56 x 0.34 inches (127 x 64.9 x 8.6 mm)
5.44 x 2.64 x 0.27 inches (138.1 x 67 x 6.9 mm)

Weight

4.55 oz (129 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)
4.55 oz (129 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust
 

IP certified

IP 68
 

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Orange, Green, White
Gold, Gray, Silver

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC
Apple A8

Processor

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400
Dual-core, 1400 MHz, Cyclone ARMv8-A 2nd gen., 64-bit

GPU

Adreno 330
PowerVR GX6450

RAM

2 GB
1 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
128 GB, not expandable

Maximum User Storage

11.79 GB
 

Storage expansion

up to 128 GB
 

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4)
iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x, 8.x)

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
1810 mAh

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
 

Talk time

12.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1388 min)
 

Stand-by time

36.7 days (880 hours)
the average is 21 days (500 h)
10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 21 days (500 h)

Talk time (3G)

14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)
14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

38.3 days (920 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)
 

Stand-by time (4G)

33.3 days (800 hours)
the average is 26 days (627 h)
 

Internet use

 
 

3G

 
10 hours

LTE

 
10 hours

Wi-Fi

 
11 hours

Music playback

110.00 hours
50.00 hours

Video playback

10.00 hours
11.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28

UMTS

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

GSM

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

CDMA

 
800, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz

Data

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

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
Yes

Connector

microUSB
Lightning

Features

Mass storage device, USB OTG, Video out
Mass storage device

Mobile Payment

 
Apple Pay

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Other

NFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Phone features

Sensors

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

Notifications

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

Hearing aid compatibility

M3, T4
M3, T4

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL
 

Radio

FM, RDS
 

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Aug 11, 2014
Sep 09, 2014

FCC ID value: PY7PM-0810 link
FCC ID value: BCG-E2817A link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.95 W/kg
1.18 W/kg

Body

1.00 W/kg
1.19 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.45 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.10 W/kg
1.19 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation

MSRP price

 
$ 849
This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.