Although it's a disappointment Sony hasn't increased the screen resolution along with its size, and the camera's quirks are rather odd, the Xperia Z3 Compact's improved design, vast amounts of power, decent battery life and waterproof body help it maintain its position as one of the best mini flagships around.
The Sony Xperia Z3 Compact is Sony's latest mini phone that packs the same top-end tech as its flagship brother.
This latest effort from Sony, unveiled at IFA, is an 8-inch tablet that lets you play PS4 games in the bath.
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This wallet-friendly Android phone fits comfortably in your hand, but it has a few drawbacks you'll want to know about before you buy.
The Z3 Tablet Compact will also be available soon in the region, alongside the budget-friendly Xperia E3 and Sony's range of wearable devices.
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Sony's latest mini phone packs the same high-end specs as the flagship Xperia Z3. CNET's Andrew Hoyle goes hands-on.
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With its powerful processor, great camera, decent screen and gorgeous, waterproof design, the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is the best small Android phone around.