Sony as promised launched the Xperia Z3 Compact alongside the Xperia Z3 in India. It have 4G LTE support for Indian bands and also packs a 4.6-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) Triluminos Display with X-Reality engine, features IP65/68 certification, which makes them dust-proof and waterproof.
It is powered by a 2.5 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor and runs on Android 4.4.4 (KitKat) out of the box. It comes with the same 20.7-megapixel rear camera with Sony G Lens, capable of 4K video recording and houses a 2.2MP 1080p front-facing sensor seen on the Z3.
Integrated with PS4 Remote Play, which allows users to stream their PS4 games onto the smartphone over the home Wi-Fi network – this functionality will only be rolled out in November. To use it, it requires DualShock 4 Wireless Controller and GCM10 Game Control Mount will be required to play games.
The Xperia Z3 Compact is paried with a 2GB of RAM, 16GB ROM with microSD card for expansion of memory space up to 128GB, packs a 2600mAh battery which is rated to deliver up to 14 hours of talk time and 920 hours of standby time. It include Wi-Fi, FM radio with RDS, Bluetooth 4.0, GPRS/ EDGE, A-GPS, 3G, 4G LTE (for select markets), 3.5mm audio jack, and Micro-USB connectivity options, and finally measures at 127.3×64.9×8.64mm, and weighs 129 grams.
It also has dual stereo front-facing speakers and got a rounded liquid reflection frame and tempered glass panels and it supports TD-LTE band 40 for India.
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact Specifications
- 4.6-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) Triluminos Display with X-Reality for Mobiles
- 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor with Adreno 330 GPU
- 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, Upto 128GB expandable memory via microSD card
- Android 4.4.4 (KitKat)
- 20.7MP Primary Camera with Exmos RS sensor, HDR photos & videos, 4K video recording.
- 2.2 MP front-facing camera with 1080p video recording
- 8.6 mm thick and weighs 129 grams
- IP65/68 rating for dust and water resistance
- Dual stereo front-facing speakers
- 3.5mm audio jack
- 4G LTE / 3G, WiFi 820.11 a/b/g/n/ac , Bluetooth 4.0 with APT-X, GPS/ GLONASS, MHL, NFC
- 2600mAh Battery with STAMINA mode
The Sony Xperia Z3 Compact will be available in India starting today and comes in White, Black, Orange and Green. Priced at Rs. 44,990 (MRP) in Indian market.