Sony, a popular Japanese Consumer Electronic brand, took the wraps off its Indian version of Xperia XZ1 smartphone at an event in New Delhi. The biggest highlight of the phone is its impressive camera hardware, industry’s latest processing platform, and Android’s latest software running on it out of the box.(हिंदी में पढ़ें)
The flagship smartphone by Sony first came into the limelight at a special event in Berlin, last month, alongside Sony’s Xperia XZ1 Compact and Xperia XA1 Plus (the latter was launched in India last month, while the Xperia XZ1 Compact will be announced soon).
Sony Xperia XZ1 Specification and Features
The Sony Xperia XZ1 comes clad in Sony’s signature boxy design. The face of the device is loaded with 5.2-inch Triluminous full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display, surrounded by thick bezels and protected by Gorilla Corning Glass 5, whereas the rear panel is sleek and sports just the back camera and Xperia branding.
Under the hood, the Sony’s flagship device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor well integrated with Adreno 540 GPU. The processor is backed by 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage, which can further be expandable to up to 256GB via SD card. The phone extracts its power from non-renewable 2700mAh fast-charging battery.
In optics, the Xperia XZ1 comes with a MotionEye 19MP Exmor RS sensor with 3D scanning feature, at the back. The rear camera also supports 5-axis stabilization and is capable of shooting slow-motion video recording at 960fps, a feature inherited from Xperia XZ Premium.
Whereas, the selfie camera on the Xperia XZ1 features a 13MP camera with 22mm wide lens and f/2.0 aperture. The camera is also powered by Sony’s Exmor RS mobile imaging sensor.
The connectivity options in the Xperia XZ1 comprise 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB OTG, USB Type-C, and GPS among others. The fingerprint scanner is embedded under the power button, placed on the right edge of the phone.
Sony Xperia XZ1 Price and Availability
Sony has priced the Xperia XZ1 in Indian market at Rs 44,990 and it will be available for purchase across India via both online and offline platform from September 25 onwards.
Sony Xperia XZ1 Full Specs
|Model||Sony Xperia XZ1|
|Display||5.2-inch, Full HD (1920 x 1080), Gorilla Glass 5|
|Processors||Octa-core Snapdragon 835, Adreno 540 GPU|
|Internal Storage||64GB, MicroSD card support up to 256GB|
|Primary Camera||19MP rear camera with Exmos RS sensor, 1/2.3″ sensor, f/2.0 lens, 4K video, Slow motion videos at 960fps|
|Secondary Camera||13MP front-facing camera with 1/3″ Exmor RS sensor, 22mm wide-angle f/2.0 lens, 1080p video recording|
|Battery||2700mAh, fast charging|
|Others||4G VoLTE, USB 3.1 Type-C, NFC, Bluetooth 5.0 LE, dual-band Wi-Fi ac, Water and dust resistant, fingerprint sensor, 3.5mm Audio Jack|