Xperia Z3 VS Galaxy S5

The Sony Xperia Z3 has better specifications than the Samsung Galaxy S5

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Sony Xperia Z3 VS Samsung Galaxy S5

 
Xperia Z3 Galaxy S5
 
The Sony Xperia Z3 and the Samsung Galaxy S5 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 Galaxy S5 is thicker at 8.1mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Xperia Z3 has a smaller cubic volume of 1199025
0
The Galaxy S5 has a greater cubic volume of 1302960.9375
Less Weight
0
The Xperia Z3 heavier at 152 grams
2
The Galaxy S5 lighter at 145 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Xperia Z3 features a bigger 5.2" display
0
The Galaxy S5 features a smaller 5.1" display
Pixel Density
0
The Xperia Z3 has lower pixel density at 424 ppi
2
The Galaxy S5 has a higher pixel density at 432 ppi
Newer
1
The Xperia Z3 is newer and was released on 09/2014
0
The Galaxy S5 is older and was released on 02/2014
Standby Time
1
The Xperia Z3 can last more around 920 hours
0
The Galaxy S5 can last less around 390 hours
Talk Time
0
The Xperia Z3 can last less around 16 hours
2
The Galaxy S5 can last more around 21 hours
Camera
2
The Galaxy S5 has a 21mp camera
0
The Galaxy S5 has a 16mp 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 Samsung Galaxy S5 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 Samsung Galaxy S5, 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 Galaxy S5 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 Samsung Galaxy S5

Availability

Announced on
September 2014 February 2014
Available
October 2014 April 2014

Battery

Capacity
3100 mAh 2800 mAh
Standby Time
920 hours 390 hours
Talk Time
16 hours 21 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 4
Speed
2.5GHz 2.5GHz
Type
Snapdragon 801 Qualcomm Snapdragon 805

Camera

Focal length
25mm -
Main
21mp (5248 x 3936) 16mp (4640x3480)
Secondary
1920x1200 1600x1200
Video
4K SteadyShot 2160p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
Bluetooth 4.0 4.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
YES YES
GPRS
YES YES
GPS
yes, and GLONASS yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA 5.76 Mbps; LTE 150Mbps HSDPA, 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps; LTE, Cat4, 50 Mbps UL, 1...
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 1080x1920 pixels
Size
5.2 inches 5.1 inches
Type
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen Super AMOLED 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, 1900, 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 800, 850, 900, 1800, 2100, 2600
Alias
D6603, D6643, D6653, D6616 SM-G900F
Form Factor
Phablet Slate
Price Range
$500+ $500+

Memory

Call record
Unlimited -
Card Slot
microSD, up to 128 GB 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 nano-SIM

Size and Weight

Depth
7.3 mm (0.28 inches) 8.1 mm (0.32 inches)
Height
146.0 mm (5.69 inches) 142.0 mm (5.54 inches)
Weight
152 grams (5.3 ounces) 145 grams (5.1 ounces)
Width
72.0 mm (2.81 inches) 72.5 mm (2.83 inches)