Sony Xperia ZL2 vs. Sony Xperia T3: Specs Comparison

sony xperia zl2 vs sony xperia t3

The range of smartphones Sony Xperia has to offer the market is considered to be very efficient especially in a market dominated by Android and iOS. With this, Sony tries to come up with power features in their smartphones from the display to even the battery capacity which they put altogether and showcase in their latest smartphones.

The Sony Xperia ZL2 and Sony Xperia T3 are two of the latest smartphones in the market, surprisingly not only for Sony but for the entire market. With this, it’s quite time to actually check out the features of these two phones and see which is really better.


Both smartphones come with a capacitive touchscreen feature which has been developed through time and proven to be more user-friendly. The Xperia ZL2 has a screen size of 5 inches with screen resolution of 1080×1920 pixels while the Xperia T3 has a screen size of 5.30 inches with screen resolution of 720×1280 pixels. Screen sizes of a smartphone can be seen as very subjective for smartphone users for some may prefer not too big screen sizes for it to be more pocket friendly while others are keen to have top of the line screen sizes and resolution only to prove the capacity of their smartphones.

Hardware and Software

Despite how the Xperia T3 is a much latest version coming out a month later after the Xperia ZL2, we see that the Xperia ZL2 is definitely much more efficient than the T3 in terms of the hardware features. The Xperia ZL2 comes with a processor of 2.3GHz quad core which is considered to be a very advanced feature in the smartphone technicalities. On the other hand, the Xperia T3 also has an efficient processor: a 1.4GHz quad core, but let’s face it, the Xperia ZL2 has a processor to be amazed with. With the storage capacity, it should also be taken note of that the Xperia ZL2 has an amazing RAM capacity of 3GB, internal storage of 32GB and an expandable storage via MicroSD up to a whopping 128GB. On the other hand, the Xperia T3 only has a 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage and only up to 32GB expandable storage.

In terms of the software features, both come with Android 4.4, another commendable interior feature of these Sony smartphones.


Amazingly, the Xperia ZL2 has a 20.7 megapixel rear camera with a front camera of 3.1 megapixels while the Xperia T3 only has an 8 megapixel front camera and a 1.1 front camera. For those who are very keen on having smartphones with top of the line camera features, we do suggest you go for the Xperia ZL2. Also, it is quite a signature feature for Sony smartphones to have commendable camera features.

For more thorough specs comparison, visit GSM Arena’s comparison,

What to choose?

In choosing smartphones, users usually think of two of the most important factors when purchasing a smartphone: the budget and what’s it for. These two smartphones seem to be very efficient, quite pricey for the average price of smartphones however the features of these smartphones must be seen in a way that it shall cater to the needs of who will use it.

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