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Sony Xperia Z3

D6643
D6643
Apple iPhone 5s Sony Xperia Z3
Global Score
8.448.66
Basic Information
AppleSony
iOS 8.x, 7.xAndroid 4.4.4
2013-09-102014-09-03
4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches5.75 x 2.83 x 0.29 inches
3.95 ounces5.36 ounces
Black, Gold and GrayBlack and White
Aluminium--
--Scratch-Resistant Glass
$ 270.00 at Amazon$ 239.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
4 inches5.2 inches
640 x 1136 pixels 1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)
IPS LCDIPS LCD
326 pixels per inch424 pixels per inch
500 cd/m2 brightness592 cd/m2 brightness
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.88.5
Performance
Apple A7 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC chipset
64-bit Cyclone ARMv8 (Dual-Core 1300 MHz) processorKrait 400 (Quad-Core 2500 MHz) processor
1 GB (1600 MHz) RAM3 GB (933 MHz) RAM
PowerVR G6430 (600 MHz) GPUAdreno 330 (450 MHz) GPU
8.738.64
Storage
64 GB internal memory16 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 128 GB) external memory slot
4.43.82
Camera
8.00 MP + 1.20 MP20.70 MP + 2.20 MP
f/2.20 aperturef/2.00 aperture
29.00mm focal length25.00mm focal length
0.33 inches (1/3") sensor0.43 inches (1/2.3") sensor
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video
7.819.02
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMALTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, EDGE, GPRS and GSM
Nano SIMNano SIM
9.59.4
Battery Life
1570mAh Li-Ion Battery3100mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
250 hours standby time
10 hours talk time
890 hours standby time
14 hours talk time
3.524.56
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
--NFC
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparisson review

Xperia Z3 is slightly better than Apple iPhone 5s, getting a score of 8.66 against 8.44. The Xperia Z3 construction is newer and just a bit thinner than Apple iPhone 5s's, but it is also incredibly heavier. The Xperia Z3 has Android 4.4.4 operating system, and Apple iPhone 5s works with iOS 8.x operating system.

The iPhone 5s counts with just a bit better processing power than Sony Xperia Z3, because although it has a lower amount of RAM memory and lesser and slower cpu cores, it also counts with a better graphics processor running at 600 megahertz and a 64 bits processing unit. Sony Xperia Z3 has a bit better looking screen than iPhone 5s, because it has a larger screen, a higher pixel count per inch in the screen, a little bit brighter display and a lot higher 1920 x 1080 resolution.

Sony Xperia Z3 takes much clearer photographs and videos than iPhone 5s, because it has a much more megapixels back facing camera, a bigger diafragm aperture to take better low light photography and video, a way better 3840x2160 (4K) video definition and a lot bigger back-facing camera sensor which offers a much higher photo and video quality.

Apple iPhone 5s has a quite bigger storage to install games and applications than Sony Xperia Z3, because although it has no slot for external memory cards, it also counts with 64 GB internal storage capacity. The Xperia Z3 has a much longer battery performance than iPhone 5s, because it has 3100mAh of battery capacity.

In addition to being the best phone in our current comparisson, Sony Xperia Z3 is also the cheapest, making this phone an easy choice.