Sony India today has launched its latest flagship device the Xperia XZ. The smartphone was first showcased at IFA 2016 and will be available to purchase starting October 10, with pre-bookings opening October 1, both online on Amazon and offline.
The Xperia XZ comes with Sony’s design language and triple image sensing technology. It will be available in Forest Blue, Mineral Black, and Platinum color variants. The Xperia XZ has been priced at Rs. 51,990 and best buy price of Rs. 49,990.
Xperia XZ Specifications
The Sony Xperia XZ comes with a 5.2-inch display with a full-HD display features Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It comes with a full metal body design and is powered by the powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor with 3GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
As other Xperia flagship phones, Xperia XZ also comes with an IP65/68 water-resistant design that can take a little splash of water or unexpected showers. Another unique feature about Sony Xperia phones is that the fingerprint sensor is housed under the power button, unlike any other device in the market.
The smartphone comes with a Quick Charger UCH12 that gives 5.5 hours juice with just 10 minutes of charging to the 2900 mAh battery present in the device. The Xperia XZ runs on Android Marshmallow out-of-the-box with Android Nougat update confirmed by the company.
The highlight feature of the smartphone according to Sony is its triple image sensing technology that allows you to capture beautiful images in motion with true to life colors in virtually any conditions. Triple image sensing technology comprises of three technologies, Regular Image Sensor, Laser Autofocus Sensor and RGBC-IR Sensor. These sensors help in color detection, phase detection, and laser-assist to focus faster, more accurately and intelligently track moving objects.
The primary camera is a similar 23MP unit with f/2.0 lens with IMX300 Sensor while a 13MP camera sits on the front with F2.0 and 22mm wide-angle lens. Sony Xperia XZ has SteadyShot Intelligent Active Mode which now uses 5-axis gyroscope measurements (angle, roll, and shift shakes) to stabilize pictures and videos.
The Sony Xperia XZ is a dual SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts a Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include 4G, VoLTE, ViLTE, VoWiFi, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and NFC. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, and Gyroscope. It comes with Type-C USB for easy charging with no more upside down a cable.
Bundle offers with Xperia XZ:
· Quick Charger UCH12 bundled in the box
· Sony LIV: Free 3 months subscription worth Rs.349
· Modern Combat 5 Gameloft credits worth Rs.780
Launch offers with Xperia XZ
Xperia XZ can be pre-booked at all Sony Center, select retail outlets and online exclusively on Amazon.in from 1st October to 10th October 2016. As a pre-booking offer customers will get SmartBand Talk – SWR30 worth Rs. 8,990 free.