• 4.6" (1280x720) IPS LCD
  • 2GB
    Snapdragon 801 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 20.7-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2600 mAh

The Sony Xperia Z3 Compact phone has a 4.6-inch (1280x720) IPS LCD screen, a 20.7MP main camera and a 2.2MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2600 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 801 with 2 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductXperia Z3 Compact (2014), Price: 115 USD at Amazon
Display4.6" 1280x720 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 20.7-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 2.2-MP
  • Snapdragon 801 SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (128GB max.)
Battery2600 mAh
DesignIP68, 129g (4.6oz), 127.3x64.9x8.6 mm (5.01 x 2.56 x 0.34 inches)
Price (Market)$115
Diagonal (inches)4.6"
Display/Body Ratio70.6%
Sharpness (PPI)319 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
  • HDR Video
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 720p/120fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Talk Time12 hours
Music Playback Time110 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 801
Processor ModelMSM8974AC
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.5 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size128GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 4.4.4
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
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
  • MHL
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia Features
  • DLNA
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsMono
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • OGG
  • AAC
  • AMR
  • XMF
  • MXMF
  • FLAC
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • 3GP
  • MKV
  • AVI
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Xperia Z3 Compact Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What is the price of Xperia Z3 Compact?

The last time we checked, the Xperia Z3 Compact was retailing at around $115 online. Things may have changed a bit since.

Is the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact waterproof?

Yes. Our data indicates that the Xperia Z3 Compact is IP68-certified as water-resistant. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Xperia Z3 Compact Dual-SIM?

No, the Xperia Z3 Compact does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but things may be different in Asia. We mostly track United States data.

Is the Xperia Z3 Compact 4K?

No, the Xperia Z3 Compact 1280x720 screen resolution is not 4K. 4K is often defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but there are other variants for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Xperia Z3 Compact have Wireless Charging?

No, the Xperia Z3 Compact is not capable of Wireless Charging.

Does Xperia Z3 Compact feature Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Xperia Z3 Compact does not feature Qi Wireless Charging.

Is the Xperia Z3 Compact 4G?

Yes, the Xperia Z3 Compact is a 4G-LTE device that is rated 4G LTE cat4 (150 Mbps).

Is the Xperia Z3 Compact working with 5G?

No, the Xperia Z3 Compact does not work on 5G NR networks.

Does the Xperia Z3 Compact have a USB-C connector?

No, the Xperia Z3 Compact does not have a USB Type C port.

Does the Xperia Z3 Compact have a removable battery?

No, the Xperia Z3 Compact's battery cannot be removed.

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact Specs & Speed Benchmarks


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3DMark Slingshot 3.1

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3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

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GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

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GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

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