Sony Xperia Z3 vs Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung flagship for the year – the 5.1” Galaxy S5 – meets its match in the Sony Xperia Z3, which sports the same Snapdragon 801 processor, a 5.2” display, and a 20 MP camera, all housed in a slim and stylish waterproof unibody...
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31. milkboy54

Posts: 39; Member since: Oct 04, 2014

I go for Z3 or Z3 Compact. Both look so beautiful

34. Thirdpole

Posts: 1; Member since: Feb 28, 2015

recharging time is concern to me as I live in Kathmandu and we only have electricity 2 hour in a day and 2 hour in night while asleep. So S5 is winner for me.

36. DarrenGabbe

Posts: 2; Member since: Jun 08, 2016

Sorry to any Sony lovers out there but they are (from an engineering prospective) RUBBISH!! I had one and while the technology in them is pretty good they aren't designed for day to day use. Too easy to break. Never broken a phone before and within a few weeks the Z3 was toast. Also the cameras are crap.The only good thing about them is that the screens are cheap to replace. I've swapped back to Samsung.

37. DarrenGabbe

Posts: 2; Member since: Jun 08, 2016

Personally I will never buy another Sony phone. I had the 6653 for less than a month before it got "broken". They are too flimsy for day to day life. No good for an active lifestyle. Also the cameras are terrible. Any flash photos come up overexposed. The only good thing I found with them was the cost of a replacement screen is cheap. $30-45 AUD. Tech wise they're good but all show no go
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