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Sony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833 vs BlackBerry Z3

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Sony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833 vs BlackBerry Z3 phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare BlackBerry Z3 X23Sony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833
4.6"
IPS

720x1280

20.7
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
BlackBerry Z3
5"
TFT

540x960

5
MP

1mp

1.5GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Sony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833

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!


23 Advantages Sony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833
Xperia Z3 Compact D5833vsZ3
 143%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.2Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
2GB LPDDR3vs1.5GB
 50%50%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (12GB user available)vs8GB
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
 27%27%
+Lighter
129 grams (4.52 ounces)vs164 grams (5.74 ounces)
 8%8%
+Thinner
8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsTFT LCD
 78%78%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1280 pixelsvs540x960 pixels
 45%45%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
319 PPIvs220 PPI
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 20.7 megapixelsvs(back) 5 megapixels
 125%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2.1 megapixelsvs(front) 1 megapixels
 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
+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
4G+ 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 device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
 4%4%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2600 mAhvs2500 mAh
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (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

01 Advantages BlackBerry Z3
Z3vsXperia Z3 Compact D5833
 9%9%
+Larger screen
5"vs4.6"

22 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo/video only main camera / HDR photo only main camera
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM with RDS / FM
Micro-B USB - MHL-3 / Micro HDMI Type D
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging
4.0 version A2DP
MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ 14 COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
BrandSonyBlackBerry
ModelXperia Z3 Compact D5833Z3
Also known asSony Xperia Z3 Compact TD-LTE D5833, Sony D5833BlackBerry Z3 3G STJ100-1, BB Z3 Jakarta, RIM Jakarta
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Release dateSeptember, 2014May, 2014
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)64.9 x 127 millimeters (2.56 x 5 in)72.8 x 140 millimeters (2.87 x 5.51 in)
Weight129 grams (4.52 ounces)164 grams (5.74 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IPxx certified)Not supported
Operating system (OS)Sony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
Operating systemAndroid 4.4.4 KitKatBlackBerry OS 10.2
Firmware updateAndroid 5.0.2 Lollipopfeature not registered
HardwareSony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC (28nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8230AB
CPU processor2.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait 4001.2Ghz Dual-Core Krait 200
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 330 578MhzQualcomm Adreno 305
RAM memory2GB LPDDR31.5GB
Internal storage16GB (12GB user available)8GB
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD
Screen size4.6" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~67.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels540x960 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)319 PPI220 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassNot supported
Mobile networks and dataSony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
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 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 700/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,28), TD-LTE 2300 (Bands 40)Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps21/5.76 Mbps
Messaging and callingSony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
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 camera / Back cameraSony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
Main camera20.7 megapixels5 megapixels
Main camera resolution5248x3936 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraSony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
Front camera2.1 megapixels1 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels1280x720 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 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
MultimediaSony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
RadioFM with RDSFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, XviD, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHL-3Micro HDMI Type D
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedfeature not registered
Other functionsSony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedYes / No
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Green, Orange
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Sony TRILUMINOS display
- Sony Exmor RS sensor
- PlayStation PS4 remote play
- S-Force front Surround speakers
- BeiDou GPS
- ANT+ support
- Miracast
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- HAC M3/T4
- IP68 certified - dust proof and water resistant over 1 meter and 30 minutes
- Colors: Black
- LED indicator
- BBM 6
- Facebook, Twitter, YouTube
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomySony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2600 mAh2500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day900 minutes | 15 hours | 0.6 day
Standby54000 minutes | 900 hours | 37.5 days23040 minutes | 384 hours | 16 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Sony Xperia Z3 Compact D5833BlackBerry Z3
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered