Sony’s Latest contrubution to the premium smartphone world is Sony Xperia Z, also known as Sony Xperia c6602, Sony Xperia c6603, Sony Xperia Z HSPA+, Sony Xperia Z LTE. With this addition now Sony can compete against Samsung Galaxy S2, Sansung Galaxy S3, Google Nexus and HTC Droid X. As the marketing slogan of Xperia Z says:
Introducing Xperia™ Z – the best of Sony in a premium smartphone
Sony is very much serious about this smartphone, and for my readers sake I would like to inform people that this is not researched and developed at Sony Ericsson lab, it is a product of Sony Lab.
Sony Xperia Z full phone Specification
- quad-core Snapdragon S4 processor with clock speed of 1.5GHz
- 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory
- 5” Full HD display (1080 x 1920) with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine 2
- 2G,3G,4G network support
- Water Resistant up to 6 feet, it is also dust proof.
- 13 Mega-pixels primary camera with HDR video and image capture support
- Micro SD card support up to 32GB
- 2330 mAh Battery, with Battery STAMINA mode to improve standby time up to 4 times
- NFC, Bluetooth v4.0, WiFi, WiFi direct, DLNA, microUSB v2.0 support.
- Pre-installed with Android OS, v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean)
Sony Xperia Z Review
Now let’s review Sony Xperia Z with it’s different section like: Display, memory,network, connectivity,camera, built quality, battery life, and durability.
Sony Xperia Z display
Sony Xperia Z comes with a 5 inch full HD display which is build using TFT capacitive technology. The display supports up to 10 points multitouch. The Timescape UI Looks great in this screen. and the revolutionary Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2 makes photos and videos sharper. the display and back panel is built on Dragontrail glass which is claimed to be 6 times stronger than Gorilla glass. The 441 ppi screen produces crystal clear text and image.
Sony Xperia Z Memory
This phones comes with 2GB RAM and internal 16GB flash memory and expandable up to 32GB via micro SD slot. Sony has done a good job by enabling users to expand memory via micro SD card.
Sony Xperia Z Network
Xperia Z supports all the spectrum of network 2G, 3G and 4G.
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – in both Xperia C6602, C6603|
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 – in Xperia C6603|
|HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 – in Xperia C6602|
|4G Network||LTE 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 – C6603|
Sony Xperia Z connectivity
This phone is loaded with all recent connectivity option like : Bluetooth, NFC, WiFi, USB
Bluetooth: it comes with Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP Support
NFC: loaded with NFC and Android Beam
USB: Supports microUSB v2.0
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
Sony Xperia Z camera
it comes with a 13.1 MP, autofocus camera with LED flash. It also supports Geo-tagging, face detection, touch focus, image stabilization, HDR. Whereas the secondary camera comes with 2MP camera with HD video recording. The primary camera records Full HD video with HDR support.
Sony Xperia Z Built quality
The whole body of Sony Xperia Z is built with Dragontrail glass which is claimed to be 6 times stronger than Gorilla glass. Overall built quality of this smartphone is glossy and impressive. The back panel is durable but it is a finger print magnet.
Sony Xperia Z image gallery
Sony Xperia Z Official Launch Video
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