The new Sony Xperia Z1 is a premium high-end smartphone. The device is a modified version of the previously launched Xperia Z. Given below are the detailed features and specifications of the device as per official information.
Features and Specifications:
The smartphone runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system which is upgradable to Android 4.4 KitKat. The device features a 2.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Krait processor with Adreno 330 GPU. The smartphone comes with a much faster processor than its predecessor. In terms of memory capacity, the Xperia Z1 has 2 GB RAM paired with an internal storage capacity of 16 GB which can be further expanded to 64 GB with the help of the microSD card slot present on the device.
Screen and Design:
Sony Xperia smartphones has brought about a revolution to the Indian smartphone market based on their attractive looks. The Xperia Z1 has a 5-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen. The screen features Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) screen resolution which reflects an effective pixel density of 441 PPI. The screen is also IP58 certified, which ensures that the device is dust-proof and water resistant. On the designing front, the smartphone looks similar to those of the previous Xperia series smartphones. The Sony Xperia Z1 is 8.5 mm thin and weighs 170 grams. The Sony Xperia Z1 comes in three colour variants namely Black, White and Purple.
Camera and Multimedia:
The Xperia Z1 comes with a whopping 20.7 MP primary rear camera with auto-focus and LED flash which is quite a modification concerning Xperia Z. The rear camera can be used to capture high quality images and record Full HD videos. Coupled with the primary camera the device also features a 2 MP secondary camera which also supports HD video recording and enables you to capture amazing selfies. On the multimedia front the high-end smartphone supports playback of all the common multimedia file formats which include MP3, MP4, WAV, etc.
Software and Features:
The new Xperia Z1 runs Android 4.3 Jelly Bean which can be upgraded to Android 4.4 KitKat. Like all other smartphones from Sony, the device also hosts regular applications like image viewer & editor, document reader, Voice memo, Maps, Predictive text input etc. The Sony Xperia Z1 has a Triluminos display with an X-Reality engine. The device also comes with a Stereo FM Radio.
Battery and Connectivity:
Sony Xperia Z1 is powered by a Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery which supports talk time up to 13h and music playback up to 110h. The smartphone from Sony is really smart as you can always afford to stay connected with your near and dear ones as connectivity options that come along with the device includes GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC and USB 2.0 port.