Sony’s latest flagship the Sony Xperia Z3 compact, is now available for pre-order on sony’s US online store at $529.99. The 4.6 inch Sony Xperia Z3 Compact is more powerful than it’s competitors in the below 5 inch size category.
Sony officially introduced the Xperia Z3 Compact at IFA Berlin in September, the phone retains most of the tech specs of its bigger brother, the Xperia Z3. The Sony Xperia Z3 is one of the very few devices out there which carry flagship specs with a size small enough for one handed use.
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As mentioned above the Xperia Z3 Compact that is available at a price of $529.99 is $120 cheaper than it’s main rival,the Samsung Galaxy Alpha.Further more students can avail a discount and get the phone at a reduced price of $477.
Specifications of Sony Xperia Z3 Compact in Brief.
The Sony Xperia Z3 Compact features a 4.6-inch IPS LCD display with 720 x 1280 HD resolution, measuring in at 127.3 x 64.9 x 8.6 mm and weighs 129 grams. The device comes with IP68 certification which translates to it being dust proof and water resistant over 1 meter and 30 minutes.
Talking about the hardware specs, the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact is powered by a Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 SoC with 2.5 GHz QuadCore Krait 400 CPU and and Adreno 330 GPU paired with 2 GB of RAM. It packs 16 GB of internal storage expandable up to 128 GB using a microSD card, a non removable 2,600 mAh battery, a 2.2 MP front facing camera, and 20.7 MP rear camera with autofocus, LED flash, a 1/2.3” sensor size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama, and supports upto 4K video recording. In the Connectivity area, it boasts of LTE, HSPA+, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy, NFC, and microUSB 2.0.
While the Sony Xperia Z3 has arrived at some carriers there is no official word about the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact. It may soon be coming on carriers like Verizon, Sprint etc.