Xperia Z3 VS Nexus 5

The Sony Xperia Z3 has better specifications than the Google Nexus 5

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Sony Xperia Z3 VS Google Nexus 5

 
Xperia Z3 Nexus 5
 
The Sony Xperia Z3 and the Google Nexus 5 are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
2
The Xperia Z3 is thinner at 7.3mm
0
The Nexus 5 is thicker at 8.6mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Xperia Z3 has a smaller cubic volume of 1199025
0
The Nexus 5 has a greater cubic volume of 1281367.75
Less Weight
0
The Xperia Z3 heavier at 152 grams
2
The Nexus 5 lighter at 130 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Xperia Z3 features a bigger 5.2" display
0
The Nexus 5 features a smaller 4.95" display
Pixel Density
0
The Xperia Z3 has lower pixel density at 424 ppi
2
The Nexus 5 has a higher pixel density at 445 ppi
Newer
1
The Xperia Z3 is newer and was released on 09/2014
0
The Nexus 5 is older and was released on 10/2013
Standby Time
1
The Xperia Z3 can last more around 920 hours
0
The Nexus 5 can last less around 300 hours
Talk Time
0
The Xperia Z3 can last less around 16 hours
2
The Nexus 5 can last more around 17 hours
Camera
2
The Nexus 5 has a 21mp camera
0
The Nexus 5 has a 8mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Sony Xperia Z3 and the Google Nexus 5 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Sony Xperia Z3 has better specifications than the Google Nexus 5, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Sony Xperia Z3. Note that the Xperia Z3 has 16 GB internal storage compared to 16GB , 32GB internal storage found in the Nexus 5 currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the Sony Xperia Z3 or the Google Nexus 5

Availability

Announced on
September 2014 October 2013
Available
October 2014 October 2013

Battery

Capacity
3100 mAh 2300 mAh
Standby Time
920 hours 300 hours
Talk Time
16 hours 17 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 4
Speed
2.5GHz 2.3GHz
Type
Snapdragon 801 Qualcomm Snapdragon 800

Camera

Focal length
25mm -
Main
21mp (5248 x 3936) 8mp (3264x2448)
Secondary
1920x1200 1280x1024
Video
4K SteadyShot 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
Bluetooth 4.0 4.0
EDGE
YES YES
GPRS
YES YES
GPS
yes, and GLONASS YES
HSCSD
HSDPA 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA 5.76 Mbps; LTE 150Mbps HSDPA; HSUPA - LTE
NFC
YES YES
USB
microUSB 2.0 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
802.11a/b/g/n/ac and Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1920x1080 pixels 1920x1080 pixels
Size
5.2 inches 4.95 inches
Type
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900 ,1800 ,1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 OR HSDPA 900, 2100
4G Network
LTE Bands 1,2,3,4,5,6,8,13,17,20 OR 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,17,20 OR ... LTE
Alias
D6603, D6643, D6653, D6616 LG Nexus 5
Form Factor
Phablet Slate
Price Range
$500+ $300-$500

Memory

Call record
Unlimited -
Card Slot
microSD, up to 128 GB -
Internal
16 GB 16GB , 32GB
Phonebook
Unlimited entries -
Ram
3GB 2 GB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
4.4.4 4.4

Other Features

Misc Features
Waterproof and dust tight IP65 and IP68 -
SIM Type
nano-SIM micro-SIM

Size and Weight

Depth
7.3 mm (0.28 inches) 8.6 mm (0.34 inches)
Height
146.0 mm (5.69 inches) 137.8 mm (5.37 inches)
Weight
152 grams (5.3 ounces) 130 grams (4.6 ounces)
Width
72.0 mm (2.81 inches) 69.2 mm (2.70 inches)