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    Xperia™ Z3 Compact

    Do more than ever with a compact smartphone

    Uncompromised performance in a compact, waterproof mobile

    “Sony´s powerful new Xperia Z3 Compact is a 4.6” mobile to give the iPhone 6 nightmares” on Twitter, 4th September 2014

    Available colours


    • Introducing the Xperia Z3 compact, a premium waterproof mobile
    • Xperia Z3 Compact is the Android smartphone that delivers big innovations in a compact size.
    • Xperia Z3 Compact smartphone comes in 4 stunning colours
    • Xperia Z3 Compact has a premium, waterproof design
    • Xperia Z3 Compact is crafted with premium materials
    • Discover the latest Sony technologies throughout Xperia Z3 Compact


    • 129 g


    • 127 x 64.9 x 8.6 mm


    • 4.6" HD (1280x720 pixels)

    On the inside

    • Google Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
    • Snapdragon 2.5 GHz Qualcomm Quad-core


    • 20.7 MP camera with auto focus
    • 2.2 MP front-facing camera
    • ISO 12800


    • 2600 mAh
    • Talk time: up to 14 hours***
    • Standby time: up to 920 hours***
    • Music listening time: Up to 110 hours***
    • Video playback time: Up to 10 hours***


    • Waterproof and dust tight (IP65 and IP68)****

    Perfect partners

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    Downloads and takeaways

    Camera and video

    • 20.7 megapixel camera with auto focus
    • 8x digital zoom
    • IS0 12800 maximum
    • Sony Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor
    • 4k video recording
    • Front-facing camera, HD 1080p for video chat and 2.2 MP for camera capture
    • Pulsed LED flash
    • SteadyShot™ – video stabilisation
    • Superior Auto – automatic scene selection
    • HDR for photos and films
    • Burst mode
    • Social live**
    • Image stabiliser
    • Geotagging – add location info to your photos
    • Object tracking – lock focus on a specific object
    • Red-eye reduction
    • Image capture, supported file format: JPEG
    • Image playback, supported file formats: BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, WebP
    • Video capture, supported file formats: 3GPP, MP4
    • Video playback, supported file formats: 3GPP, MP4, Matroska, AVI, Xvid, WebM


    • GSM GPRS/EDGE (2G)
    • UMTS HSPA (3G)
    • LTE (4G) (not available in all markets)

    Display and design

    • 4.6" display (1280x720 pixels)
    • TRILUMINOS™ Display for mobile
    • X-Reality™ for mobile picture engine


    • PlayStation® Certified
    • PS4 Remote Play******
    • UKW-Radio mit RDS

    Processor (CPU)

    • Snapdragon 2.5 GHz Qualcomm Quad-core
    • Adreno 330 GPU

    Memory and storage

    • 2 GB RAM
    • Up to 16 GB flash memory*****
    • Up to 128 GB microSD™ (card slot, SDXC supported)


    • Sony 3D Surround Sound technology (VPT)
    • Clear Audio+ – Sound improvement software
    • xLoud™ Experience
    • DSEE HX
    • High-res audio
    • Audio recording, supported file formats: 3GPP, MP4, AMR
    • Audio playback, supported file formats: 3GPP, MP4, ADTS, AMR, FLAC, Matroska, SMF, XMF, Mobile XMF, OTA, RTTTL, RTX, iMelody, MP3, WAV, OGG, ASF


    • aGPS**
    • Bluetooth® 4.0 wireless technology
    • 3.5 mm audio jack with Digital Noise Cancelling (DNC)
    • DLNA Certified®
    • NFC
    • GLONASS**
    • Native USB tethering
    • Synchronisation via Exchange ActiveSync®, Facebook™, Google™ and SyncML™**
    • USB High speed 2.0 and Micro USB support
    • Wi-Fi® and Wi-Fi Hotspot functionality
    • ANT+ wireless technology

    ** This service is not available in all markets.

    *** Values are according to GSM Association Battery Life Measurement Technique as performed in controlled laboratory conditions. Actual time may vary.

    **** In compliance with IP65 and IP68, the Xperia Z3 Compact is protected against the ingress of dust and is waterproof. Provided that all ports and covers are firmly closed, the phone is (i) dust tight and (ii) protected against low-pressure jets of water from all practicable directions in compliance with IP65; and/or (iii) can be kept under 1.5 m of fresh water for up to 30 minutes in compliance with IP68.

    ***** Memory comprises of approximately 4 GB of firmware, plus 12 GB of “Internal Storage” for downloaded applications, music, pictures and films and some application data.

    ******Functionality available on Sony Xperia Z3, Xperia Z3 Compact and Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact starting from November 2014. PS4 System, DUALSHOCK®4, Sony Entertainment Network and high-speed Internet connection required. Some games may not support this feature.