Compare Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 vs Samsung Galaxy A3

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A3 has 4.0% more Screen Size
  • Internal Storage of Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 is the same as Samsung Galaxy A3
  • Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 has 50.0% more RAM
 
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503
Samsung Galaxy A3
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Spec Score 
100 /100
63 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
95 Value For Money Score
70 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.3 inch 4.5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 960 x 540 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
342 PPI 245 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
2.2GHz 1.2GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Qualcomm Snapdragon 410   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
2GB 1GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 Adreno 306   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
20.7MP 8MP   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 5MP   
Camera Details
1/2.3'' Sensor Size, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Image Stabilization, HDR, Panorama Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, 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 4.4 KitKat   
OS Detail
Android (4.3) TouchWiz UI   
OS Upgradable To
Android 5.1 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Water Resistance, FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
127 x 64.9 x 9.5 130.1 x 65.5 x 6.9   
Weight
137 grams 110 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, Pink, White, Yellow Midnight Black, Soft Pink, Platinum Silver, Pearl White, Light Blue, Champagne Gold   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Plastic   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 10GB   
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 Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No Yes   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2300mAh 1900mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- -   

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 vs Samsung Galaxy A3 Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503Samsung Galaxy A3  
Screen Size 4.3 inch4.5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 20.7MP8MP  
RAM 2GB1GB  
Battery Capacity 2300mAh1900mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2MP5MP  

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

Samsung Galaxy A3 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Compact design that is ideal for one-handed usage
  • Good design and a solid build quality
  • Good color reproduction and strong contrasts thanks to AMOLED display
  • The rear camera takes good pictures in well lit conditions
The Bad
  • Performance occasionally can be sluggish
  • No 4G LTE on board
  • No LED notification light
  • Lacks an HD display

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