Another year and another range of Xperia devices were out including Xperia Z5 Compact which is smaller in size than the other two versions. The first appearance of the device gives the idea that the device followed the previous Xperia line for its design but come with many positive changes. The Z 5 series contained three mobile phones and the basic specs of the thrice are identical and have minor changes in size. Here we are going to describe Xperia Z5 Compact in detailed.
Design and Display
The Xperia Z5 Compact is the finest combination of metal and glass the handset has the glass back where the company embossed their Xperia Logo and has the metal rim which also carried the Xperia trademark. This device measures 8.9 mm in thickness and has 138 grams of weight. The round edges look pretty and give compact look rather the wider angle.
The mobile phone has 4.6 inches IPS display with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution. The screen of the device is protected with Scratch-resistant glass which keeps the device away from the unwanted mark.
OS, Processor, and Memory
This is the Android Smartphone and runs Lollipop operating system which will be upgraded with Marshmallow soon. The device is armed with Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A57 processor paired with Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810 chipset and Adreno 430 GPU. The processor and the GPU are good in performance but, unfortunately, the chipset has overheating issue which needs to be resolved at the prior basis. For fastest performance, the device has 2 GB RAM and 32 GB internal memory which can be increased up to 200 GB via microSD card with this processor and RAM users able to enjoy superb speedy web browsing and able to save lots of data inside their device and take the data with them everywhere.
Sony is quite famous about their camera devices and they are trendy too for their handsets camera so this combination makes the device perfect camera device. The Xperia Z5 Compact is featured with 23 MP rear camera with Sony’s own Exmor RS sensor which boosts the camera quality to the maximum extent and the camera has 1 /2.3 inches lens. For the sensor Sony said this is the fastest autofocus system which clicks the image in 0.3 seconds. The device has 5.1 MP front-facing camera which able to capture the high quality selfies in all types of light condition.
Fingerprint Scanner and iP67 and IP68 certification
The fingerprint scanner placement is important for the device featured with this feature. Sony placed the scanner in the side of the device which allows the users to unlock the device in quickest and simplest manner. Besides this smart scanner, the handset is IP67 and IP68 certified which means the mobile phone is dust and water proof. The device can remain alive for 30 minutes under 1.5-meter water and the sweatiness cannot harm the device.
The device is energized with the non removable 2700mAh battery which gives 520 hours standby time on 2G and 3G and provides 11 hours 30 minutes talk time on 2G and 14 hours on 3G network and users are able to play music up to 77 hours. With this battery usage, the device stands in the sufficient battery life category handsets. There is rapid charging feature is also present which able to charge more than 50 % battery in 30 minutes.
Week and Good Points
Sophisticated design, fast fingerprint scanner, water and dust proof ability, fastest autofocus and powerful battery are the good points of Xperia Z5 Compact. Over pricing, lack of wireless charging and the overheating issues are the main weak points present in the device.