Sony Xperia XZ1 With 19MP Motion Eye Camera Launched at Rs

Angelica Greene
September 26, 2017

Sony has now launched its premium flagship Xperia XZ1 in India on Monday.

The Sony Xperia XZ1 comes with a 2,700 mAh battery.

When it comes to the Xperia XZ1 specifications, Sony has given it a 5.2-inch 1080p IPS display. It features a 5.5-inch full HD Optic AMOLED screen with 1,920x1,080 pixel (401 ppi pixel density), a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, an Android 7.0 Nougat operating system, and a 3,300mAh (non-removable) battery with Dash Charge technology (5V, 4A).

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On the photographic front, this phone is mounted with19MP rear camera with Exmos RS sensor, f/2.0 aperture, Predictive capture, 5-axis stabilization. The rear 19MP sensor has an electronic image stabilisation, predictive phase detection and laser autofocus and LED flash and can record 960fps supple slow-motion videos at 720p resolution. The front camera of the phone is also powered by Sony's Exmor RS imaging sensor. And while Sony and HTC smartphones feature fingerprint scanner for biometric authentication, the Galaxy S8 also features Iris Scanner. In India, it is being priced at INR 44,990 ($690) and is available starting today. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform with X16 LTE. But Sony says that you can use your 3D face scans and overlay them on game characters, which sounds like an interesting application.

Sony has launched the Xperia XZ1 in India for a price in India for Rs 44,990. Unlike a lot of new Android smartphones, the Xperia XZ1 has sharper corners, digging deep in your palms during prolonged single-hand usage. The Xperia Xz1 will be available in Moonlit Blue, Venus Pink and Warm Silver colors. The phone comes with 4GB RAM. According to Sony, the USP of the smartphone is said to be its 23MP rear camera and battery life. The internal storage of the phone is 64GB and it can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. Other connectivity options include dual band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0 with aptX HD, GPS, USB 3.1 with Type C, and NFC. But with this generation's flagships costing over Rs 60,000, it is a relief to see Sony at a sub-Rs 50k price point.

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