Sony Xperia Z Specifications, Review and Features

Sony Xperia Z

Sony is trying to boost Sony Mobiles market value by releasing Sony Xperia Z. Sony’s new smartphone which is unique in its segment. But still sony xperia z lacks some where if we talk about the technology and feature. No doubt Sony Xperia Z is first phone which is IP57 certified. IP57 certified means Sony Xperia Z is Water and Dust resistant. Sony Xperia z water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes. So, don’t afraid if water falls on your xperia Z. In this biggest fight market sony have to try something new and innovative, but it doesn’t.

Sony Xperia Z is loaded with latest technology like NFC (Near Field Communication), 1.5 GHz Quad Core Processor, 13.1 MP Primary Camera, latest Android operating system 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) many more. Sony xperia z record 1080p video recording @ 30fps with continuous autofocus. If we talk about wireless technology then it stand good. It has Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct and DLNA; Wireless TV out as well.
Sony Xperia Z
Sony Xperia Z

If we talk about disadvantages of Sony Xperia Z then it have low contrast display which disturbs you with different viewing angles. Sony Xperia Z’s battery is not replaceable, if battery goes dry then you have to think once again. If we talk about loud speaker then also it is lacking in clarity.

Sony Xperia Z Specifications, Review and Features

General Technical Specifications
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – C6602, C6603
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 – C6603 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 – C6602
4G Network LTE 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 – C6603
Internet Network HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.8 Mbps; LTE, Cat3, 50 Mbps UL, 100 Mbps DL
Size: 139 x 71 x 7.9 mm (5.47 x 2.80 x 0.31 in)
Weight (with battery) 146 gm (5.15 oz)
Display and User Interface
Screen size 5.0 inches
Display Screen TFT capacitive touchscreen
Screen Colors 16 million colours
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyro, Compass, Proximity
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (~441 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch upto 10 fingers
Protection Shatter proof and scratch-resistant glass
Waterproof Protection IP57 certified. Dust and Water resistant. Water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes
Memory and Storage
Internal memory 16 GB
External Memory MicroSD supported up to 32GB
Mass Storage  Sony Xperia Z can be use as USB mass storage to store photos, documents and more
Battery  Non-removable Li-Ion 2330 mAh battery
Talk time  Up to 11 h (2G) / Up to 14 h (3G)
Standby  Up to 550 h (2G) / Up to 530 h (3G)
Bluetooth  v4.0 with A2DP
USB  High-Speed USB 2.0 (micro USB connector)
Charging  Micro USB connector and charging
Wi-Fi  Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
Z NFC  Yes
GPRS  Up to 107 kbps
EDGE  Up to 296 kbps
GPS  A-GPS support and GLONASS
FM  Stereo FM radio with RDS
Software platform and user interface
Operating System  Android OS, v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), planned upgrade to v4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Chipset  Qualcomm MDM9215M / APQ8064
CPU (Control Processing Unit)  Quad-core 1.5 GHz Krait
GPU (Graphic Processing Unit)  Adreno 320
Java  Java MIDP emulator
Browser  HTML5
Primary Camera  13.1 MP, 4128×3096 pixels
Secondary Camera  2.2 MP, [email protected]
Camera Features  Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, image stabilization, HDR, sweep panorama
Video Features  [email protected], continuous autofocus, video light, video stabilizer, HDR
Other Features
Other Features – SNS integration
– TV-out (via MHL A/V link)
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player
– MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/Flac player
– Document viewer
– Photo viewer/editor
– Voice memo/dial
– Predictive text input


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