Comparison between:
- Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact
- Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
- Sony Xperia Z3 Compact
- Sony Xperia X Compact

Brand and model

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

Sony Xperia XZ2 CompactSony Xperia Z1 CompactSony Xperia Z3 CompactSony Xperia X Compact
Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact
Prices
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
Prices
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact
Prices
Sony Xperia X Compact
Prices
Model aliasH8314
H8324
D5503D5803
D5833
F5321

Design

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

Width65 mm
6.5 cm
0.213 ft
2.559 in
64.9 mm
6.49 cm
0.213 ft
2.555 in
64.9 mm
6.49 cm
0.213 ft
2.555 in
65 mm
6.5 cm
0.213 ft
2.559 in
Height135 mm
13.5 cm
0.443 ft
5.315 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
0.417 ft
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
0.417 ft
5 in
129 mm
12.9 cm
0.423 ft
5.079 in
Thickness12.1 mm
1.21 cm
0.04 ft
0.476 in
9.4 mm
0.94 cm
0.031 ft
0.37 in
8.6 mm
0.86 cm
0.028 ft
0.339 in
9.5 mm
0.95 cm
0.031 ft
0.374 in
Weight168 g
0.37 lbs
5.93 oz
137 g
0.3 lbs
4.83 oz
129 g
0.28 lbs
4.55 oz
135 g
0.3 lbs
4.76 oz
Volume106.18 cm³
6.45 in³
77.48 cm³
4.71 in³
70.88 cm³
4.3 in³
79.66 cm³
4.84 in³
ColorsBlack
Pink
Silver
Green
Black
White
Pink
Yellow
Black
White
Green
Orange
Black
White
Blue
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
-GlassPlastic
CertificationIP68
IP65
IP55
IP58
IP65
IP68
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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-SIMMicro-SIMNano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards1111
FeaturesDual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)---

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
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 800 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 800 MHz (B21)
LTELTE 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-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz (B29)
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 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 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-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)

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 15
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6

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 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Android 5.0.2 Lollipop
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo

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 845Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AAQualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974ACQualcomm Snapdragon 650 MSM8956
Process technology10 nm28 nm28 nm28 nm
CPU4x 2.8 GHz Kryo 385, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 385Krait 400Krait 4002x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A72, 4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit32 bit32 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv7ARMv7ARMv8
Level 0 cache memory (L0)-4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB-
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB-
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1536 KB
1.5 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
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Level 3 cache memory (L3)2048 KB
2 MB
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CPU cores8446
CPU frequency2800 MHz2200 MHz2500 MHz1800 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 630Qualcomm Adreno 330Qualcomm Adreno 330Qualcomm Adreno 510
GPU cores-44-
GPU frequency710 MHz450 MHz578 MHz550 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB
6 GB
2 GB2 GB3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR3LPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz800 MHz933 MHz933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage64 GB16 GB16 GB
32 GB
32 GB
UFS 2.1-eMMC-

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/technologyIPSIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
4.3 in
109.22 mm
10.92 cm
4.6 in
116.84 mm
11.68 cm
4.6 in
116.84 mm
11.68 cm
Width2.24 in
56.8 mm
5.68 cm
2.11 in
53.55 mm
5.35 cm
2.26 in
57.28 mm
5.73 cm
2.26 in
57.28 mm
5.73 cm
Height4.47 in
113.59 mm
11.36 cm
3.75 in
95.19 mm
9.52 cm
4.01 in
101.83 mm
10.18 cm
4.01 in
101.83 mm
10.18 cm
Aspect ratio2:1
2:1 (18:9)
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 2160 pixels720 x 1280 pixels720 x 1280 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density483 ppi
189 ppcm
342 ppi
134 ppcm
319 ppi
125 ppcm
319 ppi
125 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area73.76 %62.04 %71 %69.79 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement
HDR
Sony BRAVIA Mobile engine 2
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display
Dynamic contrast enhancement

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
--Step detector
Step counter
Step detector
Step counter
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1145

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 model-Sony Exmor RSSony IMX220 Exmor RSSony Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size-6.17 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
Sensor format1/2.3"---
Pixel size1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
1.176 µm
0.001176 mm
1.176 µm
0.001176 mm
1.118 µm
0.001118 mm
Crop factor-5.645.645.64
ISO100 - 1280064 - 3200100 - 12800100 - 12800
Aperturef/2f/2f/2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.4 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.79 mm
27.02 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.43 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.27 mm
24.1 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses6---
Flash typeLEDLEDLEDLED
Image resolution5057 x 3796 pixels
19.2 MP
5248 x 3936 pixels
20.66 MP
5248 x 3936 pixels
20.66 MP
5520 x 4140 pixels
22.85 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps60 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
Scene mode
Hybrid auto focus (HAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene 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
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)
Wide angel G-lens
5-axis EIS
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
G lens1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps
G lens
Triple Image Sensing
RGBC-IR sensor
Wide angel G-lens

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 model--Sony Exmor RSony Exmor R
Sensor typeCMOS--CMOS
Sensor format1/5"---
ISO100 - 1600--100 - 6400
Aperturef/2.2--f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent1.9 mm
23 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
--22 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 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
5-axis EIS---

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Clear Audio+
S-Force front surround
192 kHz / 24-bit
Headphone adapter
-HAC (M3/T4) Hearing Aid CompatibilityClear Audio+
S-Force front surround

Radio

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

RadioNoYesYesYes
-RDSRDSRDS

Tracking/Positioning

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

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

Bluetooth

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

Version5.04.04.04.2
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GATT
HDP
HFP
HID
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 typeUSB Type-CMicro USBMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version3.12.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage

HDMI

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

HDMI-Micro 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 jackNoYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
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/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD
3GPP
AAC
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
3GPP
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
Vorbis
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD

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
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
MKV
MPEG-4
VP8
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
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.

Capacity2870 mAh2300 mAh2600 mAh2700 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-IonLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time-10 h
600 min
0.4 days
12 h 46 min
12.8 h
766.2 min
0.5 days
11 h
660 min
0.5 days
2G stand-by time-670 h
40200 min
27.9 days
880 h
52800 min
36.7 days
710 h
42600 min
29.6 days
3G talk time-18 h
1080 min
0.8 days
14 h
840 min
0.6 days
14 h
840 min
0.6 days
3G stand-by time-600 h
36000 min
25 days
800 h
48000 min
33.3 days
750 h
45000 min
31.3 days
4G stand-by time---670 h
40200 min
27.9 days
Charger output power5 V / 1.5 A---
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0--Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Non-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)0.77 W/kg-0.687 W/kg1.08 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.05 W/kg-0.897 W/kg1.25 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)0.78 W/kg-0.979 W/kg0.72 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)0.74 W/kg-1.12 W/kg0.97 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional featuresH8314 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.770 W/kg; body - 1.050 W/kg
H8314 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.780 W/kg; body - 0.740 W/kg
H8324 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.770 W/kg; body - 1.050 W/kg
-D5803 - 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
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