Sony Xperia Z3 Compact announced at IFA 2014 Berlin – Specs Detailed

Sony has launched variety of devices at IFA 2014 Berlin and amongst them is the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact. Unlike the mini variants from the competitors, Sony has managed to include almost the same hardware found in Xperia Z3 phone with only difference being the Display. The phone will come in Black, White, Orange and Green color options.

Kunimasa Suzuki, President / CEO, Sony Mobile Communications, commented, “At Sony Mobile, flagship now means offering a choice to consumers of enjoying a large Xperia Z3 for immersive entertainment or a more compact, ligher Xperia Z3 Compact that dosen’t ask you to compromise on Features. Consumers demand and deserve greatness from their smartphone, in design, camera and battery life. That’s precisely what we aim to deliver with the Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact.”

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact Features

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact Full Specifications, Features, Photo -2The phone is IP68 Certified which makes its Dust Proof and Water resistant up to 1 Meter for 30 Minutes. The device measures at 127.3 x 64.9 x 8.6 mm and weighs 129 Grams.

The Xperia Z3 Compact specs include a 4.6-Inch IPS LCD Triluminos Display with X-Reality Engine. The Screen has HD resolution of 1280 x 720 Pixels at 319ppi Pixel Density and sports Scratch proof Glass. The phone gets its processing power form 2.5GHz Quad Core Krait 400 Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC processor, Adreno 330 GPU and 2GB of RAM. The device has 16GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 32GB using MicroSD Card.

The Xperia Z3 Compact runs on Android 4.4.4 Kit Kat OS and houses a decently powerful 2600 mAh battery that gives up to 14 hours of 3G talk time. The Smartphone also has a 20.7 Mega Pixel main camera (same as Xperia Z3) with 1/2.3″ Sensor Size, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, LED Flash, Face / Smile Detection, Image Stabilization, HDR, Panorama, Geo-Tagging, 2160p Video Recording at 30Fps, 1080p @ 60 Fps and 720p at 120 Fps. There is a 2.2 Mega Pixel Full HD front camera as well for video calling.

The phone supports 4G-LTE bands along with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Dual Band, DLNA, MicroUSB V2.0 (MHL), USB OTG, USB Host, Bluetooth V4.0 with A2DP / LE / apt-, A-GPS / GLONASS, NFC, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact announced at IFA 2014 Berlin – Specs Detailed
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2G / 3G / 4G-LTE, 4.6-Inch 720p Triluminos Display, 2.5GHz Snapdragon 801 CPU, 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM (Expandable), 2.2MP / 20.7MP, Android 4.4.4, 2600 mAh

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact Specifications

Name Sony Xperia Z3 Compact
Models D5803, D5833
Type Smartphone
Price IP68 – Dust proof, Water Resistant over 1 Meter and 30 Minutes
Body Dimensions 127.3 x 64.9 x 8.6 mm
Weight 129 Grams
Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
WCDMA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 MHz (Varies according to Models)
4G-LTE 700 / 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 2600 MHz (Varies according to Models)
Data Speed GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA: 42 Mbps, HSUPA: 5.8 Mbps, Cate4, 150 Mbps DL, 50 Mbps UL
Display Size 4.6-Inch
Technology IPS LCD Capacitive Touch Screen, Shatter Proof Glass, Triluminos Display, X-Reality Engine
Resolution 1280 x 720 Pixels
Pixel Density 319ppi
Multi-touch Yes, 10 Point
S-Pen Stylus No
Chipset CPU 2.5GHz Quad Core Krait 400 Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC Processor
GPU Adreno 330
Storage Internal 16GB built-in
Expandable Expandable up to 64GB via MicroSD Card
Camera Front 2.2 Mega Pixels, 1080p @ 30 Fps
Rear 20.7 Mega Pixels
Camera Features 1/2.3” Sensor Size, LED Flash, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Face / Smile Detection, HDR, Panorama, Image Stabilization, Geo-Tagging, 2160p @ 30 Fps, 1080p @ 60 Fps, 720p @ 120 Fps
Operating System Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Battery Capacity 2600 mAh Li-Ion non removable
Talk Time Up to 12 Hours (2G) / 14 Hours (3G)
Standby Up to 880 Hours (2G) / 920 Hours (3G)
Data Feature WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Dual Band, DLNA
Bluetooth Yes, V4.0 with A2DP, LE, apt-X
USB MicroUSB V2.0 with MHL, USB Host, USB OTG
FM Radio Yes, Stereo with RDS
IR Blaster
Audio Yes, 3.5mm
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass
Formats Audio* MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player
Video* MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264/H.263 player
Others SNS applications, Photo viewer/editor, Document viewer, Organizer, Voice memo/dial/commands, Predictive text input, ANT+ Support

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