Specifications of the Sony Xperia Z3 include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, 3 gigabytes of RAM, a 20.7-megapixel camera and a 5.2-inch display with 1080-by-1920 pixel screen resolution. The Xperia Z3 is an Android smartphone with business, entertainment and gaming capabilities.
Measuring 5.75 inches long, 2.83 inches wide and 0.29 inch thick, the Sony Xperia Z3 uses a round aluminium frame with tempered glass panels. It is compliant with IP65 and IP68 certifications, which means it is dust tight and waterproof. With 3,100 millilamp hour battery capacity, the phone can last up to 16 hours on talk time and 920 hours on standby. It has four color variants: black, white, green and copper.
The Sony Xperia Z3 comes with Android 4.4 KitKat pre-installed and with Android 5.1 Lollipop available as an upgrade. Its built-in software includes themes, floating apps, a fitness tracker and the Walkman music application. Its PS4 Remote Play app lets the user play PlayStation 4 games remotely via a wireless connection.
The rear-facing camera of the Sony Xperia Z3 is capable of recording high-resolution 4 kilobyte videos. According to CNET, the camera produces decent photos, but it may produce a little noise in shadowy areas. One of the bundled apps that supplement the camera is Movie Creator, which compiles video clips and photos into movies.