Sony Xperia XZ with 4G VoLTE, 5.2-Inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 820, 23/13MP camera launched in India

Sony has officially launched Xperia XZ smartphone in India. It has hybrid dual SIM slots (nano + nano / MicroSD) and supports 4G LTE with VoLTE.

The phone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. It has IP65 / IP68 rating for water and dust resistance capabilities. It has fingerprint sensor and includes DSEE HX, LDAC for optimum audio. It allows digital noise cancelling as well.

The Sony Xperia XZ has 5.2-inch 1080p display with Corning Gorilla glass protection. I has quad-core Snapdragon 820 processor, Adreno 530 GPU and 3GB RAM. Inside is 64GB storage and allows further expansion as well.

The phone packs in 23MP primary camera at the back with predictive hybrid AF and 4K recording support. To impress selfie lovers, Sony has manages to include 13MP camera unit on the front.

The battery inside is of 2900 mAh capacity. Moreover, phone supports most of connectivity options as well.

sony-xperia-xz-colors-image-1Sony Xperia XZ specifications

  • Dimensions: 146 x 72 x 8.1 mm / Weight: 161 grams
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
  • IP65 / IP68 Water/Dust resistant
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • Hybrid Dual SIM slots (nano + nano / MicroSD )
  • High-Resolution Audio, DSEE HX, LDAC, Digital Noise cancellation, Clear Audio+, S-Force Front Surround, Stereo recording
  • 5.2-Inch TRILUMINOS display for mobile, X-Reality Engine, Dynamic contrast enhancement, 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution, Corning Gorilla Glass protection, supports multi-touch as well
  • Quad-core 64-bit Snapdragon 820 (14nm) processor, Adreno 530 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 64GB internal storage ROM, expandable up to 256GB using MicroSD Card
  • 13MP front camera, 1/3-Inch Exmor RS Sensor, F/2.0 Aperture lens, 22mm wide angle lens, 1080p video recording
  • 23MP rear camera, 1/2.3-Inch Exmor RS sensor, F/2.0 Lens, 5-axis stabilization, Predictive Hybrid AF, Triple image sensing technology, 24mm wide-angle lens, 5X clear image zoom, BIONZ mobile image-processing engine, HDR, 4K video recording
  • 2900 mAh Battery, Qnovo Adaptive Charging, STAMINA mode, Quick charge, Battery care
  • 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band (2.4/5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth V4.2, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS/A-GPS/GLONASS

The Sony Xperia XZ is priced at Rs. 51,990 (MRP) however, you can cage it for Rs. 49,990 (MOP or Best Buy price). It will be available in Mineral Black, Platinum and Forest Blue colors.  The handset will start selling in October 2016. It’s pre-booking has already started at all Sony Center, selected retail outlets. You can also Pre-order (Oct 1 to Oct 10) /  Buy Sony Xperia XZ from from October.

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