Sony has launched recently his two phones in India which are quite expensive but it is the best phone of Sony in India. This time Sony comes with Android v 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) which is quite disappointing because it was expected that it will be Android v4.2. But Sony has announced that the Android v4.1 can be upgraded to Android 4.2, so it is not a point to worry. The Design of this Phone is very good, it have rounded edges, smooth and reflective surfaces on al sides. It have a main feature that it is Water resistant and Dust resistant as you can see in video. Here we are elaborating some of the facts about it.
As Sony has launched it’s most of the Xperia phones in rectangular slab type, it is also rectangular slab type design. Sony gives a beautiful look to it’s Xperia Z as it have rounded edges and reflective surfacs on all side. It have a 5 inch display which makes a good using experience. It has 7.9 mm of thickness and only 146 g weight. it have dimension of 139 x 71 x 7.9 mm (5.47 x 2.80 x 0.31 in).
It have 5.0 inches TFT capacitive touchscreen which makes it’s touch operation very smooth. It is 1080*1920 pixels and 16M colors which makes it’s video quality very good. A attractive feature which is in it is ‘Multitouch’ because it have multitouch upto 10 fingers. Sony gives shatter proof and scratch- resistant glass to ‘Sony Xperia Z’.
It have 13.1 MP camera which have many qualities. Camera have 4128*3096 pixels, LED flash and autofocus. It has other features such as Geo- tagging, touch focus, face detection, image stablization, HDR and Sweep Panorama.
If we talk about it’s video quality then it have 1080p @ 30 fps which gives HD video recording. For video recording it have some other features such as continuous autofocus, video light, Video stabilizer, HDR.
It have 2.2 MP front camera.
OS And Processing Unit –
It have Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Operating System which can be upgraded to android 4.2. In Sony Xperia Z ‘Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064’ Chipset is used. This phone have 1.5 Ghz quad core-Krait CPU, which gives a good processing speed to it. It have 2 GB RAM and GPU of Adreno 320. It have internal storage of 16 GB and removable storage of 32 GB.
Sony Xperia Z havevarious connectivity options. It have EDGE connectivity (Up to 296 kbps), GPRS connectivity(Up to 107 kbps) and 3G connectivity(HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.8 Mbps; LTE, Cat3, 50 Mbps UL, 100 Mbps DL).
It have also Wi-Fi (Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot), Bluetooth 4.0, USB(microUSB v2.0 (MHL))
.It have 4G connectivity also. It’s 4G connectivity is upto 100 Mbps and it have GPS also.
It have a disadvantage which is it have non removable battery. Non removable feature of battery is quite disappointing. It have non Non-removable Li-Ion 2330 mAh battery.
It also suports Java via Java MIDP emulator. It have Stereo Fm radio with RDS and GPS support with GLONASS. It have HTML 5 browser and it have sensors which are Accelerometer, gyro, proximity and compass.
Price of Sony Xperia Z-
This phone is available on following stores-
Price and availability is updated as on 11-03- 2013. In above given stores the product may be available for pre booking.