A few months back, in August a mysterious device from Sony was spotted online on GeekBench website. That time it didn’t reveal much about the device. The device is named as Sony Xperia XZ Compact. Now, the device has been spotted again in GeekBench website, but this time it reveals some important information about the device.
As per the listing, the device has received 1334 points under single-core test 2954 points under multi-core test. As per the information showcased on the website, the Sony Xperia ZG Compact comes with a 2 GB of RAM and powered by a Snapdragon 810 Octa-Core processor. The clock speed is 1.56 GHz. The device is running on Android Nougat version 7.1.1.
If compared with the Sony Xperia Z5 Compact smartphone, the device also came with the same processor and the XZ compact scores are lower than the Z5 Compact Scores. But the thing is that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 SoC which is an old chipset, the new Xperia XG Compact comes with that. The SoC has not been used in any smartphone which is released in 2017.
It may be noted that, earlier in IFA 2017 which was held in Berlin, Sony launched the Xperia XZ1 and the Xperia XZ1 Compact model. The similarity in the two devises is both have the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and the Adreno 540 GPU. Coming to the specifications and features of the Xperia XZ1 Compact, it comes with a 4.6 inch HD Triluminos display. It also features dynamic contrast enhancement and X-reality picture engine. Further, the display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It comes with a 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory. The memory can be expanded up to 256 GB using a Micro SD card. It carries a 19 MP camera on its rear side. It supports predictive capture, autofocus burst, anti-distortion shutter, 4K recording and triple image sensing technology. On the front side, it has an 18 MP camera with a 120-degree field of view feature. The device is backed by a 2700mAh battery which supports Qnovo Adaptive Charging and Quick Charge technology.