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BlackBerry Z3 vs Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between BlackBerry Z3 vs Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE phones. Which is the best phone?

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03 BlackBerry Z3 vs 14 Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE

BlackBerry Z3





32bit Dual


(Non removable)

Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE





32bit Quad


(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!

03 Advantages BlackBerry Z3

Z3vsXperia T3 4G LTE
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
+More internal storage for applications and files
8GBvs8GB (5GB user available)
Advantage+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cableMicro HDMI Type DvsNot supported

14 Advantages Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE

Xperia T3 4G LTEvsZ3
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.4Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.2Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
148 grams (5.18 ounces)vs164 grams (5.74 ounces)
7 millimeters (0.28 inches)vs9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Advantage+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vividTFT LCD IPSvsTFT LCD
+Higher resolution screen
720x1280 pixelsvs540x960 pixels
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
277 PPIvs220 PPI
+Larger screen
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 8 megapixelsvs(back) 5 megapixels
Advantage+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster4G+ LTE-Avs3G+ HSPA+
 6 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 150 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceCompassvsNot supported
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceGyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible deviceDLNAvsNot supported
Advantage+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securelyNFCvsNot supported

27 Common items in both devices

+More external storage for files using memory cardsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos16 million
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low lightLED flash
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take picturesOnly digital zoom
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focusAutofocus
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areasHDR photo only main camera / HDR photo/video only main camera
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies(front) 1 megapixels
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary cameraFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary cameraHD (1280x720 pixels)
+Better touchscreen. The capacitive screen is much more sensitiveCapacitive
+Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same timeMultitouch
+Best output for headset3.5mm jack
+Sensors help you use the deviceAccelerometer
+Sensors help you use the deviceProximity
+Sensors help you use the deviceAmbient Light
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use2500 mAh
+Removable battery can be replaced easilyLi-Ion (Non removable)
+Speakerphone is useful when you are driving and on other occasionsSpeakerphone
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and videoVideo calling
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several featuresVibrating alert
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call qualityActive noise cancellation
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in generalFM / FM with RDS
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your deviceA-GPS, GeoTagging / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
+WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) / 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz) is newer and faster802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) / 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
+Bluetooth 4.0 version A2DP is newer and faster4.0 version A2DP
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USBMicroUSB 2.0
+Better sites viewing on the internetHTML, XHTML, HTML5

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresBlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
ModelZ3Xperia T3 4G LTE
Also known asBlackBerry Z3 3G STJ100-1, BB Z3 Jakarta, RIM JakartaSony Xperia T3 D5103, Sony Xperia T3 D5106, Sony Seagull
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Release dateMay, 2014June, 2014
Depth9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)7 millimeters (0.28 inches)
Size (width x height)72.8 x 140 millimeters (2.87 x 5.51 in)77 x 150.7 millimeters (3.03 x 5.93 in)
Weight164 grams (5.74 ounces)148 grams (5.18 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)BlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
Operating systemBlackBerry OS 10.2Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareBlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8230AB32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8928-2
CPU processor1.2Ghz Dual-Core Krait 2001.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 305Qualcomm Adreno 305
RAM memory1.5GB1GB LPDDR3
Internal storage8GB8GB (5GB user available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayBlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
Screen size5" inches5.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~67.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~66.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 4-points
Display resolution540x960 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)220 PPI277 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataBlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 900/1900/2100UMTS D5103: 900/2100 - D5106: 850/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE D5103: 800/900/1800/2100/2600 - D5106: 700/1700/2100/2600
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingBlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary camera / Back cameraBlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
Main camera5 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video only main camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraBlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
Front camera1 megapixels1 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x720 pixels1280x720 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaBlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
RadioFMFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKVMP4, XviD, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesBlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro HDMI Type DNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Other functionsBlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Java / Flash playerYes / NoYes / No
Ambient Light
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Black
- LED indicator
- BBM 6
- Facebook, Twitter, YouTube
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Purple
- USB OTG On-The-Go 1.3
- Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2
- Sony Exmor RS sensor
- Sony ClearAudio+
- ANT+ support
- WiFi Miracast
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyBlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2500 mAh2500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time900 minutes | 15 hours | 0.6 day840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day
Standby23040 minutes | 384 hours | 16 days40000 minutes | 666.7 hours | 27.8 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)BlackBerry Z3Sony Xperia T3 4G LTE
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered

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