Sony Xperia Z3 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Sony Xperia Z3 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Sony Xperia Z3 Top Specs

  • Release Date: 2014, September
  • Dimensions: 146 x 72 x 7.3 mm
  • Weight: 152 g
  • Screen: 5.2", IPS LCD
  • Main Camera: Single, 20.7 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 2.2 MP
  • Memory: 16/32 GB, 3 GB RAM
  • CPU:
  • Battery: 3100 mAh
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

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Technical specifications

General specs
Brand and model Sony Xperia Z3
Release date 2014, September
Dimensions (HxWxD) 146 Х 72 Х 7.3 mm
Weight 152 g
Body build Front/back glass & aluminum frame
Colors Black, White, Copper, Silver Green, Purple
Battery 3100 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life
Stand by time- Up to 890 h (2G) / Up to 740 h (3G)
Talking time- Up to 14 h (2G) / Up to 16 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 130 h
Approximate price180 EUR
Screen
Technology IPS LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 5.2" inc
Screen area 74.5 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio70.9%
Screen resolution 1080 x 1920 px
PPI /points per inch/ 424 PPI
Screen protection Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
Other - Triluminos display
-X-Reality Engine
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 20.7 MP, Single
Camera specs
-20.7 MP, f/2.0, 25mm (wide), 1/2.3'', 1.12µm, AF
Functions LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@120fps, HDR
Front camera, selfie 2.2 MP, Single
Specifications 2.2 MP, f/2.8
Video 1080p@30fps
Performance
Operating system OS Android 4.4.4 (KitKat), upgradable to 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Chipset - Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 (28 nm)
Processor CPU
- Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400
Graphics processor GPU - Adreno 330
External memory microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 16/32 GB, 3 GB RAM
Antutu 7 score47950
GeekBench 5 Single Core146
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core493
GeekBench 4 Single Core993
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core2538
GeekBench 4 RenderScript2216
GeekBench 4 Battery1282
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Nano-SIM
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
GPRS Up to 107 kbps
Edge Up to 296 kbps
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes
USB microUSB 2.0 (MHL 3 TV-out), USB Host; magnetic connector
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, aptX
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 0.80 W/kg (head)     1.44 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.62 W/kg (head)     0.65 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio, RDS
Headphone jack Yes
Others
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
- Sensors - Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0) only Japanese versions
-ANT+
- IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Sony Xperia Z3 was around 180 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2014, September.
The weight of the Sony Xperia Z3 is 152 g.
The screen size of the Sony Xperia Z3 is 5.2" inches.
The size of the Sony Xperia Z3 is 146 x 72 x 7.3 mm (HxWxD).
No, it does not support 5G
Yes, it is waterproof.
Yes, it supports fast charging.
No, it does not support wireless charging.
Yes, it supports the services of Google Play store, gmail, youtube, etc.
There is Single main camera and Single selfi camera.
To turn on the phone, press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release the key. If the phone does not turn on after a few seconds, connect the charger and try again in a minute.
To turn off the phone, press and hold the power button until the power icon appears, then tap the power icon.
To restart the phone, press and hold the volume down key and the power key at the same time until the logo appears on the screen, then release them. This may take up to 30 seconds.
To take a screenshot, press and release the volume down button and the power button at the same time. A thumbnail of the screenshot will appear immediately after that.
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