Sony Xperia Z3 Compact vs Sony Xperia X Compact

Display

Display size

4.6 inches
4.6 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

319 ppi
319 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

70.64 %
69.53 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

20.7 megapixels
23 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor
CMOS image sensor, Laser and Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

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

Features

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

Front

2.2 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Wide Angle

Design

Dimensions

5.00 x 2.56 x 0.34 inches (127 x 64.9 x 8.6 mm)
5.08 x 2.56 x 0.37 inches (129 x 65 x 9.5 mm)

Weight

4.55 oz (129 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
4.76 oz (135 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
 

Resistance

Water, Dust
 

IP certified

IP 68
 

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Orange, Green, White
Black, Blue, White

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 8956

Processor

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400
Hexa-core, 1800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A72 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU

Adreno 330
Adreno 510

RAM

2 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

11.79 GB
21.2 GB

Storage expansion

up to 128 GB
up to 256 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4)
Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow)

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
2700 mAh

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Talk time

12.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1342 min)
11.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1342 min)

Stand-by time

36.7 days (880 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)
29.6 days (710 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)

Talk time (3G)

14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)
14.10 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

38.3 days (920 hours)
the average is 25 days (602 h)
31.2 days (750 hours)
the average is 25 days (602 h)

Stand-by time (4G)

33.3 days (800 hours)
the average is 24 days (570 h)
27.9 days (670 hours)
the average is 24 days (570 h)

Music playback

110.00 hours
65.00 hours

Video playback

10.00 hours
10.80 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 19, 20, 26, 28

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 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 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

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
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

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

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

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

Notifications

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

Hearing aid compatibility

M3, T4
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

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

Radio

FM, RDS
 

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Aug 11, 2014
Jan 31, 2017

FCC ID value: PY7PM-0810 link
FCC ID value: PY7-14784Z link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.95 W/kg
0.66 W/kg

Body

1.00 W/kg
0.72 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.45 W/kg
1.15 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.10 W/kg
0.97 W/kg
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