Sony Xperia Z3 Compact VS. Xiaomi Mi5: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Sony Xperia Z3 Compact VS. Xiaomi Mi5. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.6
Cost-effectiveness
7.6
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
6
6.6
Performance & Hardware
5.3
7
Camera
7.3
7.5
Connectivity
6.9
7.1
Battery
5.7
5.3

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
D5803, D5833
Xiaomi Mi 5

Release Date

Release date
September 2014, 5 years ago
February 2016, 3 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
64.9 mm
127.0 mm
8.6 mm
68.5 mm
144.6 mm
7.3 mm
Weight
129 g
129 g
Usable surface
70 %
73 %
Materials
-
Glass, Metal, Plastic
Resistance
IP65
IP68
-
Colors
Black

Green

Orange

White
Black

Gold

White

Screen

Diagonal
4.6"
5.15"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS JDI
Resolution
720 x 1280 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
319 Pixels per inch
428 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Triluminos display for mobile
  • X-Reality display
  • 1400:1 contrast ratio
  • 95% NTSC
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Peak brightness - 600 cd/m2 (nit)

Prototypes





Prototypes
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Mi5
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 2.2GHz
CPU
Krait 400
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.2GHz + 2x1.6GHz
Type
Quad-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2.5 GHz
2.2 GHz
64 Bits
No
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 330
Adreno 530 624MHz

RAM

RAM
2 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
59.887
Overall performance better than 59% of devices
136.773 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 79% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
64 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
No

Security

Fingerprint
No
Yes, on the front

Sensors

Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
20.7 Mpx
16 Mpx
Pixel size
1.176 µm
1.132 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX220 Exmor RS
Sony IMX298 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
CMOS BSI
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.0
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Manual focus
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
2.2 Mpx
4 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth 4.2
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • GAP (Generic Access Profile)
  • GATT (Generic Attribute Profile)
  • HDP (Health Device Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • SPP (Serial Port Protocol)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • Charging
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

0.687 W/Kg on head
0.897 W/Kg on body
0.376 W/Kg on head
0.798 W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

0.979 W/Kg on head
1.120 W/Kg on body
0.703 W/Kg on head
1.422 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • ANT+
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • Mirrorlink
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Infrared

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2600 mAh
3000 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Non-removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
MIUI V9 (Android 8.0 Oreo)

Prices

Prices

Prices