Compare Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 vs Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha has 8.0% more Screen Size
  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha's Internal Storage is 50.0% more
  • Both Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 and Samsung Galaxy Alpha have same RAM
 
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
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Spec Score 
93 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
95 Value For Money Score
74 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.3 inch 4.7 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
342 PPI 312.5 PPI   
Screen Protection
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
2.2GHz 1.8GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Exynos 5430   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
2GB 2GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 Mali-T628 MP6   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
20.7MP 12MP   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 2.1MP   
Camera Details
1/2.3'' Sensor Size, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Image Stabilization, HDR, Panorama Dual Camera, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
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 Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
127 x 64.9 x 9.5 132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7   
Weight
137 grams 115 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, Pink, White, Yellow Black, Frosted Gold, Sieek Silver   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Metal, Polycarbonate   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 25.58GB   
Card Slot
Yes No   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
64GB -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2300mAh 1860mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- -   

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 vs Samsung Galaxy Alpha Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503Samsung Galaxy Alpha  
Screen Size 4.3 inch4.7 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 20.7MP12MP  
RAM 2GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2300mAh1860mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2MP2.1MP  

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 Alpha Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Crisp and vivid AMOLED display with 312PPI
  • Good performance for average usage thanks to the 2GB RAM
  • 12MP rear camera can shoot videos up to 4k
  • 4G LTE support
The Bad
  • Average battery backup
  • No storage expansion option
  • Runs on outdated Android 4.4 KitKat with no hope of update from Samsung

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This page helps you compare Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 with Samsung Galaxy Alpha. When you see Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 Vs Samsung Galaxy Alpha 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 Alpha and which one you should buy. The best price of Sony Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 is currently Rs. 21,990. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy Alpha is Rs. 34,999. The prices for both these products were updated October 21, 2017.
 
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