Compare Sony Xperia Z3 vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • The Screen Size on Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) is 5.0% more
  • Both Sony Xperia Z3 and Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) have same Internal Storage
  • RAM of Sony Xperia Z3 is the same as Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)
 
Sony Xperia Z3
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Rank Rank #2Rank #1  
Spec Score 
63 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
65 Value For Money Score
88 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.2 inch 5.5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
423.6 PPI 401 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
2.5GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 3GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 Mali-T720 MP2   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
20.7MP 13MP   
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, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.4 KitKat Android 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 6.0 Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Stereo Speakers, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Ambient Light, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes) -   
Dimensions (mm)
146.5 x 72 x 7.3 151.5 x 74.1 x 7.3   
Weight
152 grams 172 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
White, Soft Purple, Black, Copper, Green White, Black, Gold   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Unibody Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 Year on mobile and 6 month on accessories 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
- 1.25W/kg   
Head SAR
- 1.19W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
Qualcomm aptX -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
12GB 10.82GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 128GB   
OTG Support
Yes No   
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 Yes   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
LTE band (2100), (1900), (1800), (1700/2100), (850), (2600), (900), (700), (700), (800) - D6603 LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3100mAh 3300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes, Fast Charging   

Sony Xperia Z3 vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia Z3Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)  
Screen Size 5.2 inch5.5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 20.7MP13MP  
RAM 3GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 3100mAh3300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2.2MP5MP  

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Excellent build quality rivaling that of the Galaxy S6
  • Vibrant display with sharp colours
  • Solid battery life that easily lasts a whole day
  • Samsung bundles the phone with very little bloatware
The Bad
  • The UI overall can be sluggish with lags
  • Not a device meant for gaming as it tends to drop quite a lot of frames
  • Camera app takes a while to launch which leads to missing shots
  • Low light shots from the camera have a lot of noise

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

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