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Apple iPhone 5S (16GB) vs Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)

Side by side comparison between Apple iPhone 5S vs Sony Xperia Z3 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Sony Xperia Z3 XApple iPhone 5S (16GB)06Points
Apple iPhone 5S (16GB)
4"
IPS

640x1136

8
MP

1.2mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Dual

1560
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

20.7
MP

2.1mp

3GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3100
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

iPhone 5S (16GB)6 Advantages Apple iPhone 5S (16GB)vsXperia Z3 (TV)23 Advantages Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
+112 grams (3.92 ounces)36%
Lighter
vs152 grams (5.32 ounces)
+TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo/video only main camera
+Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
1.5Ghz 64bit Dual-Corevs+2.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Core63%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1GB LPDDR3vs+3GB LPDDR32 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
Not supportedvs+Until 128GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs+7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)4%
Thinner
640x1136 pixelsvs+1080x1920 pixels185%
Higher resolution screen
326 PPIvs+424 PPI30%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
4"vs+5.2"30%
Larger screen
(back) 8MPvs+(back) 20.7MP159%
Higher resolution main camera
1/3" inchesvs+1/2.3" inches30%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
f/2.2 (aperture)vs+f/2.0 (aperture)10%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 1.2MPvs+(front) 2.1MP69%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(front) HD (1280x720)vs+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
2100000 apps (App Store)vs+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)19%
More apps available to download and use
(4G LTE) 100 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps50%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
1560 mAhvs+3100 mAh99%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+FM (RDS)Advantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
Not supportedvs+Digital TVAdvantage
Watch your favorite TV shows anywhere
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOvs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
Not supportedvs+Waterproof (IP?)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

25 Common items in both devices
16GB (13GB available) / 16GB (12GB available)
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
4G LTE
Capacitive
+18 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
ModeliPhone 5S (16GB)Xperia Z3 (TV)
Other model namesApple iPhone 5S A1453, iPhone A1457, A1530, A1533Sony Xperia Z3 D6643 TV, Sony D6643, Sony Pegasus
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
Brazil
Brazil
BrandAppleSony
Release dateSeptember, 2013September, 2014
Depth7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)
Size (width x height)58.6 x 123.8 millimeters (2.31 x 4.87 in)72 x 146 millimeters (2.83 x 5.75 in)
Weight112 grams (3.92 ounces)152 grams (5.32 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass frontfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IP?)
System (OS)Apple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
Operating systemiOS 7.0Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Firmware updateiOS 12Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
HardwareApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
Chipset64bit - Apple A7 APL069832bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC (28nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz Dual-Core Cyclone ARM v82.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR G6430 quad-coreQualcomm Adreno 330 578Mhz
RAM memory1GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (13GB available)
eMMC
16GB (12GB available)
External storageNot supportedUntil 128GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
Display typeTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size4" inches5.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~60.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~70.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution640x1136 pixels (16:9)1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 5-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)326 PPI424 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassScratch-resistant glass
Display features60Hzfeature not registered
Mobile networksApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1700/1900/2100, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkA1453/A1533 GSM model:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

A1453/A1533 CDMA model:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO

A1457/A1530 model:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat3

A1453 model:
LTE 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,8,13,17,18,19,20,25,26)

A1533 model:
LTE 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,8,13,17,19,20,25)

A1457 model:
LTE 800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8,20)

A1530 model:
LTE 800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2600 (Bands 38,39,40)
LTE Cat4 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,17,20)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
Back camera (main camera)8 megapixels20.7 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels5248x3936 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length29mm lens25mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/2.3" inches
Pixel size1.5µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video only main camera
2ª cameraApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
Front camera (secondary)1.2 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels1920x1080 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/2.8 (aperture)
Focal length31mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
RadioNot supportedFM (RDS)
TVNot supportedDigital TV
Video formatsMPEG4, H.264, MOVMP4, XviD, H.264, H.263, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAC, eAAC, M4AMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
USBUSB 2.0 proprietary connectorMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputProprietary TV-outMicro-B USB MHL-3
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Gold
- Touch ID
- Oleophobic coating
- Simultaneous HD video and image recording
- FaceTime
- Siri natural language
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud cloud service
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Copper, Silver Green
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Sony TRILUMINOS display
- Sony Exmor RS sensor
- PlayStation PS4 remote play
- S-Force front Surround speakers
- ANT+ support
- Miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Digital TV 1Seg
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1m and 30 minutes
Power supplyApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity1560 mAh3100 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 day
Standby15000 minutes | 250 hours | 10.4 days44400 minutes | 740 hours | 30.8 days
Radiation rateApple iPhone 5S (16GB)Sony Xperia Z3 (TV)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)1.12W/kg (head) | 1.18W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)1W/kg (head) | 0.8W/kg (body)feature not registered
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