• 5.2" (1920x1080) TFT LCD
  • 3GB
    Snapdragon 801 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 20.7-MP, f/2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3100 mAh

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.

Specifications Highlights
ProductXperia Z3 (2014), Price: 185 USD at Amazon
Display5.2" 1920x1080 TFT LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 20.7-MP f/2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 2.2-MP
  • Snapdragon 801 SoC
  • 3GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (128GB max.)
Battery3100 mAh
DesignIP68, 152g (5.4oz), 146x72x7.3 mm (5.75 x 2.83 x 0.29 inches)
Price (Market)$185
Diagonal (inches)5.2"
Display/Body Ratio70.9%
Sharpness (PPI)424 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
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/30fps
  • 720p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)3100 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Talk Time14 hours
Music Playback Time130 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 801
Processor ModelMSM8974AC
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.5 GHz
RAM Options3GB
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
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
Connector Features
  • MHL
SAR US Head0.8 W/Kg
SAR US Body1.44 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.62 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.65 W/Kg
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
  • FLAC
  • MIDI
  • XMF
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • 3GP
  • AVI
  • MKV
  • WEBM
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gesture
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Light
  • Proximity

Xperia Z3 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Sony Xperia Z3 waterproof?

Yes. Our data indicates that the Xperia Z3 is IP68-certified to be water-resistant. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Xperia Z3 Dual-SIM?

No, the Xperia Z3 does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but it could be different in Asia. We mainly track United States data.

Is the Xperia Z3 4K?

No, the Xperia Z3 1920x1080 resolution is not 4K. 4K is often defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but it has other similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Xperia Z3 have Wireless Charging?

No, the Xperia Z3 is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Is the Xperia Z3 compatible with 4G?

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

Does the Xperia Z3 operates on 5G data?

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

Does the Xperia Z3 have a USB-C connector?

No, the Xperia Z3 does not have a USB C connector.

Does the Xperia Z3 have a removable battery?

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

Sony Xperia Z3 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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