Sony Xperia Z3 Compact vs Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact

Display

Display size

4.6 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
1080 x 2160 pixels

Pixel density

319 ppi
483 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

70.64 %
73.56 %

Peak brightness

 
700 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

20.7 megapixels
19 megapixels

Hardware Features

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

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: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

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

Features

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

Front

2.2 megapixels
5 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)
5.31 x 2.56 x 0.48 inches (135 x 65 x 12.1 mm)

Weight

4.55 oz (129 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.93 oz (168 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust
Water, Dust

IP certified

IP 68
IP 68

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Orange, Green, White
Black, Silver, Pink, Green

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845

Processor

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400
Octa-core, 2800 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
Adreno 630

RAM

2 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
64 GB

Maximum User Storage

11.79 GB
48 GB

Storage expansion

up to 128 GB
up to 400 GB

OS

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

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
2870 mAh

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, USB Power Delivery

Talk time

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

Stand-by time

36.7 days (880 hours)
the average is 21 days (498 h)
21.2 days (510 hours)
the average is 21 days (498 h)

Talk time (3G)

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

Stand-by time (3G)

38.3 days (920 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)
22.9 days (550 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)

Stand-by time (4G)

33.3 days (800 hours)
the average is 26 days (627 h)
20.8 days (500 hours)
the average is 26 days (627 h)

Music playback

110.00 hours
73.00 hours

Video playback

10.00 hours
15.30 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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

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 15/5 (800/75 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
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB 2.0
USB 3.1

Connector

microUSB
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

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

Location

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

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

Notifications

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

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
DLNA, Wireless screen share

Radio

FM, RDS
 

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

3.5mm
USB Type-C (reversible)

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Aug 11, 2014
Jul 25, 2018

FCC ID value: PY7PM-0810 link
FCC ID value: PY7-24118Q link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.95 W/kg
0.78 W/kg

Body

1.00 W/kg
0.74 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.45 W/kg
1.44 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.10 W/kg
1.07 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Charger, USB-C cable, USB-C to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter and Manaul
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