Compare Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB vs Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB has 10.0% more Screen Size
  • Both Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB and Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 have same Internal Storage
  • Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 has 2GB RAM and Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB has 1GB RAM
 
Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB
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Spec Score 
44 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
60 Value For Money Score
95 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.8 inch 4.3 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
306 PPI 342 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 2 -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.4GHz 2.2GHz   
Processor
Exynos 4412 Qualcomm Snapdragon 800   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
1GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-400 MPGX6650 Adreno 330   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 20.7MP   
Front Camera Resolution
1.9MP 2MP   
Camera Details
LED Flash, Simultaneous HD Video And Image Recording, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Image Stabilization. 1/2.3'' Sensor Size, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Image Stabilization, HDR, Panorama   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich -   
OS Detail
- Android (4.3)   
OS Upgradable To
Android 4.3 Android 5.1   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
GPS, FM Radio Water Resistance, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 127 x 64.9 x 9.5   
Weight
133 grams 137 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
White Black, Pink, White, Yellow   
Build Material
Plastic Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- -   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
64GB 64GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
3G, 2G, Micro SIM -   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2100mAh 2300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- -   

Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB vs Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GBSony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503  
Screen Size 4.8 inch4.3 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP20.7MP  
RAM 1GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2100mAh2300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1.9MP2MP  

Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Gorgeous display with excellent colour reproduction
  • The battery life easily lasts a day
  • Some interesting gestures have been added in TouchWiz
  • Overall lightweight
  • The battery on the phone is user replaceable
The Bad
  • TouchWiz is still not optimized and feels confusing
  • Plastic build quality feels rather cheap
  • S-Voice is not really up to much good

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Premium build quality that feels very solid in hand
  • Excellent size, literally perfect for one handed usage
  • Very capable camera
  • Display is a major improvement over some of Sony's flagships
The Bad
  • Runs aged Android version
  • Several duplicate applications exist out of the box which equates to bloatware
  • Glass back of the phone picks up scratches easily
  • FOr anyone with medium sized hands, the physical shutter button would feel too small

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