Compare Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 vs Samsung Galaxy A5

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A5 has 5 inch Screen Size, whereas Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 has 4.3 inch Screen Size
  • Both Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 and Samsung Galaxy A5 have same Internal Storage
  • Both Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 and Samsung Galaxy A5 have same RAM
 
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503
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Spec Score 
100 /100
91 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
95 Value For Money Score
79 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.3 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
342 PPI 294 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 2GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 Adreno 306   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
20.7MP 13MP   
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) -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 5.1 Android 5.0   
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 9.5 139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7   
Weight
137 grams 123 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, Pink, White, Yellow Midnight Black, Pearl White, Champagne Gold, Blue   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 11.58GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
64GB 64GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No Yes   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2300mAh 2300mAh   
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 A5 Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503Samsung Galaxy A5  
Screen Size 4.3 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 20.7MP13MP  
RAM 2GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2300mAh2300mAh  
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 A5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Display has Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • Brushed Aluminium finish on the sides ensures that phone is not slippery
  • Multi window option available for greater productivity
The Bad
  • Camera struggles in anything less than perfectly lit conditions
  • Metallic back is prone to pick up scratches
  • TouchWiz is not best optimized and does lag in the day to day tasks

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This page helps you compare Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 with Samsung Galaxy A5. When you see Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 Vs Samsung Galaxy A5 comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 stands against Samsung Galaxy A5 and which one you should buy. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A5 is Rs. 13,000. The prices for both these products were updated May 28, 2017.
 
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