Compare Samsung Galaxy A8 vs Sony Xperia Z3 Compact

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SummarySummary 76 Score 74 Score
Performance Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
2 GB RAM
Android OS, v5.1.1
Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801
2 GB RAM
Android OS, v4.4.4, v5.0
Display 5.7 inches
1080 x 1920 pixels
386 PPI Density
4.6 inches
720 x 1280 pixels
319 PPI Density
Camera 16 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
20.7 MP (Main)
2.2 MP (Front)
Battery 3050 mAh
Li-Ion
2600 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 5.7 inches 4.6 inches
Screen Resolution 1080x1920 pixels 720x1280 pixels
Pixel Density 386 PPI 319 PPI
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Samsung Sony
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801
Processor 1.8 GHz Octa-core Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
GPU Adreno 405 Adreno 330
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 16 MP 20.7 MP
Front Camera Resolution 5 MP 2.2 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama, Geo-Tagging Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama
GeneralGeneral
Operating System Android Android
OS Version Android OS, v5.1.1 Android OS, v4.4.4, v5.0
Weight 151 g 129 g
Dimensions 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm 127.3 x 64.9 x 8.6 mm
Thickness
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 32 GB 16 GB
Card Slot microSD, up to 128 G microSD, up to 128 G
Other 32GB storage, Expandable up to 128GB via microSD (Hybrid card slot) 16GB storage, microSD card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Dual SIM Single SIM
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
Bluetooth v4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE v4.0, A2DP, LE, apt-X
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC Yes Yes
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - D5803
4G
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800) - D5803
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ Beidou (market dependant)
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 3050 mAh 2600 mAh
Battery Type Li-Ion Li-Ion
Standby Time Up to 880 h (2G) / Up to 920 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 17 h (3G) Up to 12 h (2G) / Up to 14 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
Java No No
Other ANT+ support , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer Fast battery charging: 60% in 30 min (Quick Charge 2.0) , ANT+ support , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , Xvid/MP4/H.264 player , MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player , Document viewer , Photo viewer/editor , Voice memo/dial
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