Sony Xperia Z3 Compact vs Sony Xperia Z1 Compact

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Display

Size:

4.6 inches
4.3 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 720 pixels, 319 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels, 342 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

70.64 %
61.72 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974

Processor:

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400
Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400

GPU:

Adreno 330
Adreno 330

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
2GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

16GB, available to use: 11.79 GB
16GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 64 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4)
Android (5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.2, 4.3)

Battery

Capacity:

2600 mAh
2300 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

20.7 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)
20.7 MP (Autofocus, BSI 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: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"

Video recording:

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

Features:

HDR, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, EIS, Video calling
HDR, Continuous autofocus, Video light, EIS

Front:

2.2 MP (HDR)
2 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

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

Weight:

4.55 oz (129.0 g)
4.83 oz (137.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP68
Water, Dust; IP58

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700 APT)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

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), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback, Music recognition
Album art cover, Background playback, Music recognition, Custom equalizer

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL
DLNA, MHL, MirrorLink, TV-out

Radio:

FM, RDS
FM, Stereo, RDS

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, OTG, Video out, Charging
Mass storage device, Video out, Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T4

Phone features

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

Other features:

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Aug 11, 2014
Jan 25, 2014

FCC ID value:

PY7PM-0810 link
PY7PM-0640 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.95 W/kg
1.43 W/kg

Body:

1.00 W/kg
1.00 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.45 W/kg
1.58 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.10 W/kg
0.96 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 03, 2014
Jan 06, 2014
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