After showcasing the Sony Xperia XZ flagship smartphone earlier at IFA 2016, Berlin, today Sony has announced its availability and pricing for Indian market.
Sony Xperia XZ is world’s first smartphone to have 5-axis video stabilisation and it is equipped with a top of the line 23 Megapixel rear camera which uses triple image sensing technology. Whereas, up front it comes with a 13 Megapixel selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture.
Xperia XZ features a 5.2 inch FHD (1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 and underneath it is powered by a 2.15GHz Quad-Core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor paired with Adreno 530 graphics processor. It term of memory, XZ has to offer 3GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded using a microSD card (up-to 256GB).
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The phone runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system and like many other previous Xperia phones, the fingerprint scanner are placed right on the power button located on the right side. Sony Xperia XZ is IP65 and 68 certified which means it is water and dust resistant.
It is a dual SIM handset with hybrid dual nano SIM slots and supports 4G VoLTE connectivity. Other connectivity features includes NFC, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB Type-C port and 3.5mm headphone jack. This handset packs a 2,900 mAh battery with stamina mode and it also does support Quick Charge 3.0.
Sony Xperia XZ will be available on all Sony Centres across India and online via Amazon India at a price point of Rs. 49,990/- from October 10. The pre-booking of this smartphone has already began (1st – 10th October) and as a pre-booking offer Sony is giving away a Sony Smartband Talk SWR30 worth Rs. 8,999/- for free.
Sony Xperia XZ Key Specifications
- 5.2” FHD Display With Corning Gorilla Glass 4
- 2.15GHz Quad-Core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor
- 3GB RAM, 64GB Storage, MicroSD (up-to 256GB)
- 23MP Rear Camera With LED Flash, Triple Image Sensing, 5-Axis OIS
- 13MP Front Facing Camera With F/2.0 Aperture
- Dual SIM, NFC, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB Type-C, 3.5mm Audio Jack
- Water and Dust Resitant (IP65 and 68 Certified)
- 2,900 mAh Battery