Compare Sony Xperia Z3 vs Microsoft Lumia 950 XL

Feature Comparison

  • The Screen Size on Microsoft Lumia 950 XL is 8.0% more
  • Microsoft Lumia 950 XL's got 50.0% more Internal Storage
  • Both Sony Xperia Z3 and Microsoft Lumia 950 XL have same RAM
 
Sony Xperia Z3
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL
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Spec Score 
73 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
65 Value For Money Score
67 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.2 inch 5.7 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 2560 x 1440 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
423.6 PPI 515.3 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
2.5GHz 2GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 Qualcomm Snapdragon 810   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 3GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 Adreno 430   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
20.7MP 20MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
2.2MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Geotagging, Digital image stabilization, Object Tracking, Face detection, Digital zoom, ISO settings, Exmor RS For Mobile Image Sensor, Touch focus, HDR, White balance settings, Self timer, Continuous shooting, Panorama, Exposure compensation, PureView Technology, Geo-Tagging, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Windows Phone   
OS Version
Android 4.4 KitKat Windows 10   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 6.0 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB USB Type C   
Features
Stereo Speakers, GPS, FM Radio Iris Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Ambient Light, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes) -   
Dimensions (mm)
146.5 x 72 x 7.3 151.9 x 78.4 x 8.1   
Weight
152 grams 165 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
White, Soft Purple, Black, Copper, Green Black, White   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Unibody Metal, Polycarbonate   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 Year on mobile and 6 month on accessories -   
Body SAR
- -   
Head SAR
- -   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card Device, Charger & Cable Separate, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
Qualcomm aptX -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
12GB 27GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 200GB   
OTG Support
Yes -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
LTE band (2100), (1900), (1800), (1700/2100), (850), (2600), (900), (700), (700), (800) - D6603 LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3100mAh 3340mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes, Fast Charging   

Sony Xperia Z3 vs Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia Z3Microsoft Lumia 950 XL  
Screen Size 5.2 inch5.7 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 20.7MP20MP  
RAM 3GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 3100mAh3340mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2.2MP5MP  

Sony Xperia Z3 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Attractive build quality and the phone feels very solid in hand
  • Fast and snappy performance, overall the UI is pleasant
  • Excellent camera performance, especially in low light conditions
  • Comes with PS4 Remote Play so Playstation fans will love it
  • Waterproof and Dustproof rated
The Bad
  • Autofocus on the camera can be a little off with it's game
  • 4K video recording can be a pain with phone getting hot
  • Excessive duplicate apps on board that makes you feel there is too much bloatware

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Pros & Cons

The Good
  • First smartphone to bring Iris scanner
  • Continuum is pretty cool and something geeks would enjoy
  • Unique cooling technology that keeps the phone from heating up
  • Excellent camera
The Bad
  • Thanks to plastic construction, the phone feels cheap and boring
  • Battery life could have been better
  • Limited app ecosystem
  • Third party USB Type-C cables are not supported at launch

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