Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia Z3 Compact
- Sony Xperia Z3
- Sony Xperia Z3+ Dual
- Sony Xperia 10 II

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Sony Xperia Z3 CompactSony Xperia Z3Sony Xperia Z3+ DualSony Xperia 10 II
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact
Prices
Sony Xperia Z3
Prices
Sony Xperia Z3+ DualSony Xperia 10 II
Model aliasD5803
D5833
D6603
D6616
D6633
D6643
D6653
L55t
L55u
Xperia Z3 Plus dual
E6533
Xperia 10 Mark II
Xperia 10 Mk II

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width64.9 mm
6.49 cm
0.213 ft
2.555 in
72 mm
7.2 cm
0.236 ft
2.835 in
71.9 mm
7.19 cm
0.236 ft
2.831 in
69 mm
6.9 cm
0.226 ft
2.717 in
Height127 mm
12.7 cm
0.417 ft
5 in
146 mm
14.6 cm
0.479 ft
5.748 in
146.3 mm
14.63 cm
0.48 ft
5.76 in
157 mm
15.7 cm
0.515 ft
6.181 in
Thickness8.6 mm
0.86 cm
0.028 ft
0.339 in
7.3 mm
0.73 cm
0.024 ft
0.287 in
6.9 mm
0.69 cm
0.023 ft
0.272 in
8.2 mm
0.82 cm
0.027 ft
0.323 in
Weight129 g
0.28 lbs
4.55 oz
152 g
0.34 lbs
5.36 oz
144 g
0.32 lbs
5.08 oz
151 g
0.33 lbs
5.33 oz
Volume70.88 cm³
4.3 in³
76.74 cm³
4.66 in³
72.58 cm³
4.41 in³
88.83 cm³
5.39 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Green
Orange
Black
White
Green
Brown
Black
White
Green
Copper
Black
White
Body materialsGlassAluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Glass
Metal
Glass
CertificationIP65
IP68
IP65
IP68
IP68
IP65
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SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIMNano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards1121
Features-Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)Dual SIM active (Both cards are active. While one is busy, the other one may receive calls)Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)
-D6633 - Dual SIM--

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA-TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz (L55t)
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz (L55t)
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UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 700 MHz (B28) (D5833)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17 (D5803)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13 (D5803)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40) (D5833)
LTE 1900 MHz (D5803)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (D5803)
LTE 800 MHz (D5803)
LTE 700 MHz Class 12 (D6616)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17 (D6603; D6633; D6643)
LTE 800 MHz (D6603; D6633; D6643)
LTE 850 MHz (D6603; D6633; D6643; D6653)
LTE 900 MHz (D6603; D6633; D6643; D6653)
LTE 1800 MHz (D6603; D6633; D6643; D6653; L55t; L55u)
LTE 1900 MHz (D6616)
LTE 2600 MHz (D6603; D6633; D6643; D6653; L55t)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13 (D6603)
LTE 700 MHz (B28) (D6653)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (D6603; D6633; D6643)
LTE 2100 MHz (D6603; D6633; D6643; D6653; L55t; L55u)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39) (L55t)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40) (L55t; L55u)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41) (L55t; L55u)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38) (L55t)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 1900 MHz (B25)
LTE 700 MHz (B29)
LTE 1500 MHz (B32)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Android 5.0.2 Lollipop
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Android 5.0.2 Lollipop
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Android 5.0.2 Lollipop
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 10

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974ACQualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974ACQualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 v2.1Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
Process technology28 nm28 nm20 nm11 nm
CPUKrait 400Krait 4004x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A57, 4x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.0 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 260
CPU bits32 bit32 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7ARMv8-AARMv8
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB-
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB-
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
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CPU cores4488
CPU frequency2500 MHz2500 MHz2000 MHz2000 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 330Qualcomm Adreno 330Qualcomm Adreno 430Qualcomm Adreno 610
GPU cores44--
GPU frequency578 MHz578 MHz650 MHz-
RAM capacity2 GB3 GB3 GB3 GB
4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3LPDDR4LPDDR4
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency933 MHz933 MHz1600 MHz1333 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage16 GB
32 GB
16 GB
32 GB
32 GB64 GB
128 GB
eMMCeMMC--

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSIPSOLED
Diagonal size4.6 in
116.84 mm
11.68 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
Width2.26 in
57.28 mm
5.73 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.36 in
60.03 mm
6 cm
Height4.01 in
101.83 mm
10.18 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
5.51 in
140.08 mm
14.01 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
2.333:1
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 2520 pixels
Pixel density319 ppi
125 ppcm
424 ppi
166 ppcm
424 ppi
166 ppcm
457 ppi
179 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area71 %71.14 %71.09 %77.88 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
sRGB 130%
700 cd/m²
Corning Gorilla Glass 6

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Hall
Step detector
Step counter
Step detector
Step counter
Step detector
Step counter
Step counter
Step detector

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor modelSony IMX220 Exmor RSSony IMX220 Exmor RSSony IMX220 Exmor RSSony Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size6.17 x 4.55 mm
0.3 in
6.17 x 4.55 mm
0.3 in
6.17 x 4.55 mm
0.3 in
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Sensor format---1/2.6"
Pixel size1.176 µm
0.001176 mm
1.176 µm
0.001176 mm
1.155 µm
0.001155 mm
1.4 µm
0.001400 mm
Crop factor5.645.645.64-
ISO100 - 1280050 - 1280050 - 12800100 - 12800
Aperturef/2f/2f/2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.43 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.43 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view---77 °
Flash typeLEDLEDLEDDual LED
Image resolution5248 x 3936 pixels
20.66 MP
5248 x 3936 pixels
20.66 MP
5344 x 4016 pixels
21.46 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Hybrid auto focus (HAF)
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps
G lens
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps
G lens
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (telephoto)
Sensor size - 1/4" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size- f/2.4 (#2)
OIS / EIS video stabilization (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 52 mm (#2)
Angle of view - 45° (#2)
Third rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Sensor size - 1/4" (#3)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size- f/2.4 (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 16 mm (#3)
Angle of view - 135° (#3)

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor modelSony Exmor RSony Exmor RSony Exmor RSony Exmor R
Sensor type---CMOS
Sensor format---1/4"
Pixel size---1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
ISO---100 - 1600
Aperture---f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent--25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)2.47 mm
Field of view---84 °
Image resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
HAC (M3/T4) Hearing Aid CompatibilityD6633 - HAC (M4/T3) Hearing Aid Compatibility
D6603; D6616; D6653 - HAC (M3/T3) Hearing Aid Compatibility
LDAC audio
HAC (M4/T3) - Hearing Aid Compatibility
Hi-Res Audio
192 kHz / 24-bit

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYesYesYes
RDSRDSRDS-

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.04.04.15.0
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAP
GATT
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAP
GATT
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAP
GATT
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go

HDMI

The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is considered to be the digital alternative of the analog audio/video interface standards.

HDMIMicro USB to HDMI MHL adapterMicro USB to HDMI MHL adapterMicro USB to HDMI MHL adapter-

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecs3GPP
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
Vorbis
3GPP
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
Vorbis
3GPP
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MPEG-4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
M4V
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MPEG-4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
M4V
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MPEG-4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
M4V
3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2600 mAh3100 mAh2930 mAh3600 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-IonLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time12 h 46 min
12.8 h
766.2 min
0.5 days
14 h
840 min
0.6 days
12 h
720 min
0.5 days
-
2G stand-by time880 h
52800 min
36.7 days
890 h
53400 min
37.1 days
390 h
23400 min
16.3 days
-
3G talk time14 h
840 min
0.6 days
16 h
960 min
0.7 days
21 h
1260 min
0.9 days
-
3G stand-by time800 h
48000 min
33.3 days
740 h
44400 min
30.8 days
380 h
22800 min
15.8 days
-
4G stand-by time-540 h
32400 min
22.5 days
390 h
23400 min
16.3 days
-
FeaturesNon-removableNon-removableNon-removableFast charging
Non-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)0.687 W/kg0.691 W/kg0.43 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)0.897 W/kg0.712 W/kg0.36 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)0.979 W/kg0.885 W/kg0.59 W/kg-
Body SAR (USA)1.12 W/kg1.501 W/kg1.12 W/kg-

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional featuresD5803 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.862 W/kg; body - 0.945 W/kg
D5833 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.947 W/kg; body - 1.098 W/kg
D6653 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.620 W/kg; body - 0.645 W/kg
D6653 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.798 W/kg; body - 1.437 W/kg
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