• 4.3" (1280x720) IPS LCD
  • 2GB
    Snapdragon 800 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 20.7-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2300 mAh

The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact phone has a 4.3-inch (1280x720) IPS LCD screen, a 20.7MP main camera and a 2MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2300 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 800 with 2 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductXperia Z1 Compact (2014)
Display4.3" 1280x720 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 20.7-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 2-MP
  • Snapdragon 800 SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (64GB max.)
Battery2300 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 137g (4.8oz), 127x64.9x9.5 mm (5.00 x 2.56 x 0.37 inches)
Diagonal (inches)4.3"
Display/Body Ratio61.8%
Sharpness (PPI)342 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor Pixel Size µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
  • HDR Video
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery Capacity (mAh)2300 mAh
Talk Time10 hours
Music Playback Time94 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 800
Processor ModelMSM8974
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.2 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size64GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.0.2
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
Connector Features
  • MHL
SAR US Head1.43 W/Kg
SAR US Body1 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.74 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.73 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • XVID
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Xperia Z1 Compact Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact waterproof?

No. Our information indicates that the Xperia Z1 Compact is NOT water-tight an has no IP-Rating rating. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Xperia Z1 Compact Dual-SIM?

No, the Xperia Z1 Compact does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but it may be different in Abroad. We mostly track United States data.

Is the Xperia Z1 Compact 4K?

No, the Xperia Z1 Compact 1280x720 screen resolution is not 4K. 4K is usually defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but there are even more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Xperia Z1 Compact compatible with Wireless Charging?

No, Xperia Z1 Compact does not have Wireless Charging.

Does the Xperia Z1 Compact support 4G data?

Yes, the Xperia Z1 Compact is a 4G smartphone that is rated 4G LTE cat4 (150 Mbps).

Is the Xperia Z1 Compact 5G?

No, the Xperia Z1 Compact is not a 5G NR handset.

Does the Xperia Z1 Compact have a USB-C connector?

No, the Xperia Z1 Compact is not a USB-C handset.

Does the Xperia Z1 Compact have a removable battery?

No, the Xperia Z1 Compact's battery cannot be removed.

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact Specs & Speed Benchmarks

3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

Higher is better

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better