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What makes Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact (Wi-Fi/16GB/4G) better Choice

Screen Resolution 204 ppi 283 ppi
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact (Wi-Fi/16GB/4G) has 38.73% higher screen resolution
Camera Resolution 8.0 MP 8.1 MP
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact (Wi-Fi/16GB/4G) has 1.25% higher primary camera resolution
Processor Speed 1.6 GHz 2.5 GHz
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact (Wi-Fi/16GB/4G) has 56.25% faster processor speed
RAM 2 GB 3 GB
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact (Wi-Fi/16GB/4G) has 50.00% more RAM
3G No Yes, through Sim , HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact (Wi-Fi/16GB/4G) supports 3G, whereas Microsoft Surface 3 (Wi-Fi/64GB) doesn't
GPS No Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact (Wi-Fi/16GB/4G) has GPS, whereas Microsoft Surface 3 (Wi-Fi/64GB) doesn't
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What makes Microsoft Surface 3 (Wi-Fi/64GB) better Choice

Screen Size 10.8 inches 8.0 inches
Microsoft Surface 3 (Wi-Fi/64GB) has 35.00% bigger screen size
Secondary Camera Resolution 3.5 MP 2.2 MP
Microsoft Surface 3 (Wi-Fi/64GB) has 59.09% higher front camera resolution
Internal Memory 64 GB 16 GB
Microsoft Surface 3 (Wi-Fi/64GB) has 300.00% more internal memory
Processor Architecture 64-bit 32-bit
Microsoft Surface 3 (Wi-Fi/64GB) has 64-bit processor which is better than Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact (Wi-Fi/16GB/4G) 32-bit processor

Feature Comparison of Microsoft Surface 3 (Wi-Fi/64GB) Vs Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact (Wi-Fi/16GB/4G)

Important Dates
India Availability Date November, 2015
Announced Date September, 2014
General Features
Voice Calling No
Tablet Dimensions 267 x 187 x 8.7 mm 213 x 124 x 6.4 mm
Tablet Weight 622 grams 270 grams
Sim Support Single Sim, NaNo-SIM, GSM
Display
Screen Size 10.8 inches 8.0 inches
Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 Pixels, 204 ppi 1200 x 1920 Pixels, 283 ppi
Screen Type ClearType Full HD Plus Display, With 16 M Colors TFT LCD, With 16 M Colors
Touch Type Capacitive With Multitouch up to 10 fingers Capacitive With Multitouch up to 10 fingers
Screen Protection Shatter proof glass, oleophobic coating, Trilluminos Display, X-Reality Engine
Photo & Video
Camera Yes, 8.0 Megapixel Yes, 8.1 Megapixel
Flash No
Front Camera Yes, 3.5 Megapixel Yes, 2.2 Megapixel
Camera Features Auto Focus Auto Focus, Geo-tagging, Exmor Rs For Mobile Image Sensor, Steadyshot Video Stabilisation, Superior Auto Automatic Scene Selection, Image Stabiliser, Burst Mode, Social Live, Object Tracking, Red-eye Reduction
Video Camera Yes Yes, 1080p at 30 fps
Technical
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8.1 Android OS, v4.4.2 (Kitkat), planned upgrade to v5.0 (Lollipop)
Processor 1.6 GHz Quad Core Processor 2.5 GHz Quad Core Processor
Processor Chipset Intel Atom Quad Core X7 - Z8700 Qualcomm MSM8974AB Snapdragon 801
GPU Intel HD Graphics Adreno 330
RAM 2 GB 3 GB
Battery
Talk Time Up to 10 Hours of Video Playback Up to 19 hrs (2G) / Up to 23 hrs (3G)
Battery 4500 mAh, Li-ion (Non-removable)
Standby Time Up to 1100 hrs (2G) / Up to 1300 hrs (3G)
Connectivity
EDGE No Yes, Up to 107 kbps
3G No Yes, through Sim , HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
4g No Yes, Cat4, 50 Mbps UL, 150 Mbps DL
Wi-Fi Yes, with Tethering Yes, with Tethering
USB Connectivity Yes, Full-size USB 3.0, Micro USB Charging Port Yes, microUSB v2.0 (MHL 3), USB Host
GPS No Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 Yes, v4.0 with A2DP, LE, apt-X
3.5mm Audio Jack Yes Yes
GPRS Yes
WiDirect Yes
Supports DLNA Yes
NFC Yes
Supports TV Out Yes
Multimedia
E-mail Yes, with Push E-mail Yes, with Push E-mail
Music Player Yes , supports MP3, WAV, eAAC+, WMA Yes , supports MP3, 3GPP, ADTS, MP4, AMR, DSF, DSDIFF, FLAC, Matroska, SMF, XMF, Mobile XMF, OTA, RTTTL, RTX, iMelody, WAV, OGG, ASF
Video Player Yes , supports MP4, WMV, H.264, H.263 Yes , supports Xvid, MP4, H.264, 3GPP, Matroska, AVI, WebM
Doc Reader Yes Yes
PDF reader Yes Yes
Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV Vibration, MP3
FM Yes
Memory
Phonebook Memory Practically Unlimited Contacts Practically Unlimited Contacts
Internal Memory 64 GB 16 GB
Expendable memory Yes Yes, upto 128 GB
Other Features
Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Magnetometer Accelerometer, Barometer

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Compare Microsoft Surface 3 (Wi-Fi/64GB) Vs Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact (Wi-Fi/16GB/4G) side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Microsoft Surface 3 (Wi-Fi/64GB) has a feature score of 86, whereas Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact (Wi-Fi/16GB/4G) has a feature score of 90. The page was last updated on October 14, 2019.