Sony has today announced the launch of its latest flagship device, the Xperia XZ1, in India. The smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs 44,990 and will be available from Sony Center and select retail stores starting from today evening.
The smartphone was announced at the IFA 2017 event in Berlin along with Xperia XZ1 Compact. Sony said during the launch event that both the smartphones will ship with Android 8.0 Oreo
The smartphone comes with a loop surface design and sports a 5.2-inch Full HD HDR display with Triluminos, X-reality picture engine and dynamic contrast enhancement,
The device runs 2700mAh battery Qnovo Adaptive charging and Quick Charge 3.0.
The rear camera comes with a 19-megapixel sensor with 1/2.3-inch sensor along with predictive capture, autofocus burst, anti-distortion shutter, triple image sensing technology and 4K recording.
For sound, the company has added high-resolution audio, DSEE HX, digital noise cancelling, clear audio+, stereo speaker, and Qualcomm aptX HD audio.
On the connectivity front, the Xperia XZ1 supports 4G LTE with Cat16 (with up to 1Gbps download speed), Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, USB Type-C port and MIMO WiFi.
The Xperia XZ1 runs on the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor along with Adreno 540 GPU. The phone is backed by a 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 256GB via micro SD card slot.
The latest motion eye camera along with memory-stacked Exmor RS image sensor, which the company claims can record super slow motion videos at 960 frames per second.
For the front, there is a 13-megapixel Exmor RS sensor with 22mm wide angle lens and aperture f/2.0.