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Sony Xperia Z3 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Sony Xperia Z3 vs Samsung Galaxy J4 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Sony Xperia Z3 32GB
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

20.7
MP

2.1mp

3GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3100
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Sony Xperia Z3 X10Samsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
Samsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
5.5"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Sony Xperia Z3 32GB

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! Comment!


22 Advantages Sony Xperia Z3 32GB
Xperia Z3 32GBvsGalaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
 34%34%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR3vs2GB LPDDR3
 18%18%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (26GB user available)vs32GB (22GB user available)
 15%15%
+Lighter
152 grams (5.32 ounces)vs175 grams (6.13 ounces)
 11%11%
+Thinner
7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)vs8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 59%59%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
424 PPIvs267 PPI
 62%62%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 20.7MPvs(back) 13MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Ambient LightvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
 3%3%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3100 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHL-3vsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Scratch-resistant glassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

10 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GBvsXperia Z3 32GB
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 6%6%
+Larger screen
5.5"vs5.2"
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsLED flash
 5%5%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.9 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
 137%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5MPvs(front) 2.1MP
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP

19 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo/video only main camera / HDR photo only main camera
4G LTE
150 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM with RDS / FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
MicroUSB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
ModelXperia Z3 32GBGalaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
Also known asSony Xperia Z3 D6616 32GB, Sony PegasusGalaxy J4 J400M/Dual-sim, SM-J400MZKKZTO
Country or region availableEuropeVarious (International)Brazil
BrandSonySamsung
Release dateSeptember, 2014May, 2018
Depth7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)72 x 146 millimeters (2.83 x 5.75 in)77.2 x 151.7 millimeters (3.04 x 5.97 in)
Weight152 grams (5.32 ounces)175 grams (6.13 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IPxx certified)Not supported
Operating system (OS)Sony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
Operating systemAndroid 4.4.4 KitKatAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareSony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC (28nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570 (14nm)
CPU processor2.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait 4001.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 330 578MhzARM Mali-T720 MP2
RAM memory3GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (26GB user available)32GB (22GB user available)
Flash (EEPROM)
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.2" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~71.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI267 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassNot supported
Mobile networks and dataSony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
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 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 700/1700/1900 (Bands 2,4,12)LTE Cat4 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,28,66)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraSony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
Main camera20.7 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution5248x3936 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens28mm lens
Sensor size1/2.3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
Front camera2.1 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturef/2.8 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
RadioFM with RDSFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, XviD, H.264, H.263, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHL-3Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Accelerometer
Proximity
Other features- 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
- HAC M3/T3
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1 meter and 30 minutes
- Colors: Black, Gold, Orchid Gray
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity3100 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 day1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 day
Standby44400 minutes | 740 hours | 30.8 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Sony Xperia Z3 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400M/DS 32GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered