After launching the Xperia XA1 Plus, Sony has now launched the Xperia XZ1 in India. Priced at Rs 44,990 the Xperia XZ1 comes powered by a Snapdragon 835 and seems to tick the right boxes, at least on paper. The Xperia XZ1 was originally unveiled at the IFA last month and will be available across India starting from today.
The Xperia XZ1 comes equipped with a 5.2-inch FHD HDR Triluminous Display and is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 paired with 4GB of RAM. On the storage front, the device offers 64GB of internal memory which is further expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card slot. The Xperia XZ1 runs the Android Oreo and is backed by a 2,700mAh battery. That being said Sony’s design philosophy has remained unchanged and probably that has started to show signs of aging.
The premium Xperia lineups are known for their imaging abilities, and the Xperia XZ1 is no different. The 19-Megapixel primary sensor comes with an Exmor RS sensor, Predictive capture, triple image sensing technology, 5-axis image stabilization and it also packs in the new 3D avatar app. The selfie camera in the meanwhile has not been ignored either, the 13-Megapixel front-facing camera comes with a f/2.0 lens and offers FHD video recording. It’s also worth mentioning that the Xperia Xz1 is water resistant with IP65/IP68 ratings.
Audio options on the Sony Xperia XZ1 include DSEE HX, LDAC the fingerprint sensor is baked in the power key side button. The Xperia Xz1 will be available in Moonlit Blue, Venus Pink, and Warm Silver colors.
Sony Xperia XZ1 Specifications
- 5.2-inch FHD, HDR Triluminious Display with Corning Gorilla 5
- Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 with Adreno 540, 4GB RAM
- 64GB internal storage expandable up to 256GB via microSD card
- Android 8.0 Oreo
- Fingerprint Sensor and Water Resistant (IP65/IP68)
- 19-Megapixel Primary Exmos RS sensor, predictive capture, triple image sensing technology, 5-axis image stabilisation
- 13-Megapixel secondary/selfie sensor with 22mm wide-angle f/2.0 lens and 1080p video recording
- 2,700mAh battery with Qnovo Adaptive Charging
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC and USB 3.1 Type-C