The Sony Xperia Z3 phone has a 5.2-inch (1920x1080) TFT LCD screen, a 20.7MP main camera and a 2.2MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3100 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 801 with 3 GB of RAM.

1920x1080 TFT LCD
424 PPI
~$400 - Amazon
20.7 MP
F2.0 Aperture
152 g
3100 mAh
No Wireless Charg.
Launched in
Snapdragon 801 + MicroSD
Storage (GB)
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ProductXperia Z3
Product Typesmartphone
Announced On2014/09/01
Street Price (Approx)~ $400
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Dimensions146 x 72 x 7.3mm
(5.75 x 2.83 x 0.29")
Weight152 grams (5.36 ounces)
ColorsBlack, Green, Orange, White
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DisplayXperia Z3
Display TypeTFT LCD, Touchscreen Screen, Multitouch
Resolution1920x1080  (2,073,600 pixels)
Max. Brightness518
Density (PPI)424
Color Bits (# colors)16,777,216 Colors 24 Bits
Display Diagonal5.2" (13.21 cm)
Display to Body Ratio70.9 %
Main cameraXperia Z3
Megapixels20.7 Megapixel
Video Resolutions1080p/30fps, 2160p/30fps, 720p/30fps
Max Photo Size5248x3936
Image StabilizationYes
Camera FlashYes , LED
Other Camera Hardware FeaturesHDR, HDR Video
Camera Software FeaturesFace Detection, Geo Tagging
Secondary cameraXperia Z3
Megapixels2.2 Megapixel
Video CallYes
Video Resolutions1080p/30fps
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BatteryXperia Z3
Talk Time14 hours
Battery Capacity (mAh)3100 mAh
Battery Fast ChargeYes
Removable BatteryNo
Wireless ChargingNo
Wireless Charging IntegratedNo
Music Playback Time130 hours
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Standby Time890 hours (37 days)
Processor & OSXperia Z3
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor/Soc NameSnapdragon 801
# CPU Cores4
CPU Frequency2.5 GHz
Processor ModelMSM8974AC
Operating System (OS)Android 4.4.4
Memory & StorageXperia Z3
Memory Card TypeMicroSD (128 GB Max)
Memory Card Max. Capacity128 GB
Built-In Storage16 GB (D6603) 16 GB, (D6616) 32 GB,
Max. Total Storage Capacity144 GB
Cellular NetworkXperia Z3
SIM TypeNano SIM
SIM Number1 (D6633) 2,
HSDPA Speed42 Mbps
HSUPA Speed5.8 Mbps
LTE Categorycat4 150 Mbps
LTE Bands (D6603) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 20, (D6633) 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28, (D6616) 2, 4, 12, (D6643) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 17, 20,
SAR Head (U.S)0.8
SAR Head (Eur)0.62
SAR Body (U.S)1.44
SAR Body (Eur)0.65
AudioXperia Z3
Audio Alertsmp3, vibration, wav
3.5mm Audio ConnectorYes
Speaker channelsMono
Noise CancellationYes
FM RadioYes
SensorsXperia Z3
SensorsAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gesture Sensor, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor
WiFiXperia Z3
WiFi SupportYes
WiFi Speedsa,b,g,n,ac
WiFi FeaturesWiFi Hotspot, Dual-Band WiFi, WiFi Direct
Bluetooth SupportYes
Bluetooth Version4.0
Bluetooth FeaturesBluetooth A2DP
USB SupportXperia Z3
USB SupportYes
USB Port TypeMicro USB
Proprietary Data ConnectorNo
USB HostYes
USB On The Go (OTG)Yes
MultimediaXperia Z3
Multimedia FeaturesMHL, DLNA
Video Playback Formats3GP, AVI, MKV, MP4, WEBM
Video CODECSH.263, H.264, H.265, VP8
Audio FormatsFLAC, MIDI, MP3, OGA, OGG, WAV, XMF


Xperia Z3 Benchmarks

System Speed

Overall performance tests that stress every part of the system. They provide a high-level idea, but aren't as precise as specific tests shown below.

Antutu 4 Score, Higher is better

Basemark OS II Score, Higher is better

CPU Speed

These tests are designed to stress the CPU components of the processor

Geekbench 3 Single-Thread Score, Higher is better

Geekbench 3 Multithread Score, Higher is better

AndEBench-Pro, Higher is better

Gaming Speed

The GPU, or graphics processor is put to the test with this Gaming-oriented benchmarks

3DMark Slingshot ES 3.1, Higher is better

3DMark Unlimited IceStorm Score, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan Off. (FPS), Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex Off. (FPS), Higher is better

Basemark X Score, Higher is better

Camera Performance

Benchmarks measuring the performance of the camera sub-system

DXOMark Score, Higher is better

Battery Capacity/Performance

Quantitative data about the battery

Battery Capacity (mAh), Higher is better


Performance/Price (Value)

Some of the same tests as above, but shown as a relation to the price. This shows what performance you get for each additional dollar spent. The higher the score, and the more value you get for your money

Battery Capacity (mAh) / Price, Higher is better

Basemark OS II Score / Price, Higher is better

Geekbench 3 Multithread Score / Price, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan Off. (FPS) / Price, Higher is better

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