Sony Xperia Z3 Compact vs Sony Xperia L3

Display

Display size

4.6 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
720 x 1440 pixels

Pixel density

319 ppi
282 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

70.64 %
75.78 %

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

20.7 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Phase detection autofocus

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: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

 
2 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Depth information

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.75 μm

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

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

Features

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

Front

2.2 megapixels
8 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)
6.06 x 2.83 x 0.35 inches (154 x 72 x 8.9 mm)

Weight

4.55 oz (129 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.50 oz (156 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Plastic

Resistance

Water, Dust
 

IP certified

IP 68
 

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC
MediaTek Helio P22 MT6762

Processor

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
IMG PowerVR GE8320

RAM

2 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

11.79 GB
22 GB

Storage expansion

up to 128 GB
up to 512 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4)
Android (8.1 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
3300 mAh

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
USB Power Delivery

Talk time

12.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1379 min)
35.70 hours
the average is 23 h (1379 min)

Stand-by time

36.7 days (880 hours)
the average is 21 days (498 h)
28.6 days (687 hours)
the average is 21 days (498 h)

Talk time (3G)

14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
24.80 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

38.3 days (920 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)
30.8 days (739 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)

Talk time (4G)

 
45 hours

Stand-by time (4G)

33.3 days (800 hours)
the average is 26 days (627 h)
28.6 days (686 hours)
the average is 26 days (627 h)

Music playback

110.00 hours
24.80 hours

Video playback

10.00 hours
20.50 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28
Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

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

Data

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 11 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

Yes
 

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

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

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

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

Notifications

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

Hearing aid compatibility

M3, T4
 

Other features

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

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM, RDS
FM

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video 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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