Sony Xperia Z3 Compact vs Sony Xperia 5

Display

Display size

4.6 inches
6.1 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
1080 x 2520 pixels

Pixel density

319 ppi
449 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
OLED

Screen-to-body ratio

70.64 %
80.52 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Triple camera

Main camera

20.7 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.6; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Second camera

 
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Telephoto, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

 
Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 52 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Third camera

 
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Ultra-wide

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 16 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (960 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)

Features

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

Front

2.2 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Optical image stabilization (OIS), Digital image stabilization (EIS), High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.00 x 2.56 x 0.34 inches (127 x 64.9 x 8.6 mm)
6.22 x 2.68 x 0.32 inches (158 x 68 x 8.2 mm)

Weight

4.55 oz (129 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
5.78 oz (164 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68
Water, Dust; IP 65/68

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Orange, Green, White
 

Colors

 
Black, Grey, Blue, Red

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback, Music recognition
Dolby Atmos, aptX-HD

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM, RDS
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150

Processor

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
Adreno 640

RAM

2 GB
6 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
128 GB

Available to use

11.79 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4)
Android (9.0 Pie)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

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

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer, Step detector, Step counter

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 32, 66

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1800, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 19 (1600/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

Yes
 

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
3140 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
USB Power Delivery

Talk time

12.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)
 

Stand-by time

36.7 days (880 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1378 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

110.00 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
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Aug 11, 2014
 

FCC ID value: PY7PM-0810 link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.95 W/kg
 

Body

1.00 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.45 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.10 W/kg
 
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