Sony Xperia Z3 Compact
Sony on Wednesday has launched the mini-variant of its newly introduced Xperia Z3 flagship – the Xperia Z3 Compact.
The single-SIM Sony Xperia Z3 Compact runs the latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat out-of-the-box. It features a 4.6-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) Triluminos display with X-Reality engine. Like most of Sony’s recent top-end smartphone launches, the Xperia Z3 Compact features IP65/IP68 ratings for dust-proof and waterproof certification.
Sony says the Xperia Z3 Compact features a 2.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC with Adreno 330 GPU and 2GB of RAM. It packs a similar 20.7-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and Exmor RS sensor, apart from a 2.2-megapixel front facing camera, just like the Xperia Z3.
(Also see: Sony Xperia Z3 With 2.5GHz Snapdragon 801 SoC Launched)
The internal storage on the handset is 16GB, which can be expanded via microSD card (up to 128GB). The Xperia Z3 Compact packs 2600mAh battery which is rated to deliver up to 14 hours of talk time and 920 hours of standby time.
Connectivity options on the Xperia Z3 Compact include Wi-Fi, FM radio with RDS, Bluetooth 4.0, GPRS/ EDGE, A-GPS, 3G, 4G LTE (for select markets), 3.5mm audio jack, and Micro-USB. The smartphone measures 127.3×64.9×8.64mm, and weighs 129 grams.
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact detailed specifications
| September 2014
|Battery capacity (mAh)
|Screen size (inches)
|Expandable storage type
|Expandable storage up to (GB)
|Browser supports Flash
|Wi-Fi standards supported
|Yes, v 4.00
|Charging via Micro-USB
|Proprietary charging connector
|Proprietary data connector
|Number of SIMs
|Ambient light sensor