Sony is scheduled to launch its new high-end smartphones, Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact, on August 31st. The phone has already gathered public attention because of the series of leaks and the manifesting hardware configuration of XZ1. The images of the phone have already been leaked by some trusted sources and now the price list of both the phone has been disclosed in a tweet by Roland Quandt @rquandt. The phone will soon be listed on Amazon store with confirmed prices and specifications, but according to Roland Sony Xperia XZ1 will carry a price tag of 599 GBP, while XZ1 Compact will be priced at 499 GBP.
The current listing of the phone in Amazon UK has been slimmed to hide the images, price and key specifications. If rumors are to be believed, then Sony Xperia XZ1 will feature a 5.2 inch full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels) IPS display. Moreover, it might come pre-installed with Android 8.0 Oreo which has been released a couple of days ago. The customer will get a choice to choose from Blue, Black, Pink and Silver colors. It is a dual SIM phone with 3G and 4G network support with VoLTE. The detailed specifications of Sony Xperia XZ1 have been tabulated below.
Sony Xperia XZ1 Price and Specs
|OS||Android 8.0 Oreo|
|Colors||Blue, Black, Pink, Silver|
|Price||Rs. 49,000 ($765)|
|Network & Connectivity|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|USB||Yes, USB Type-C|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 835|
|External Memory||Yes, up to 200GB|
|Flash||Yes, Dual LED Flash|
|Features||OIS, HDR, Touch-Focus, Auto-Focus, Face Detection|
|Extra Features||Fingerprint Sensors, FM Radio|
Xperia XZ1 will be equipped with USB Type-C port, NFC, fingerprint sensors, Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi, FM Radio, GPS and a 3.5mm audio jack. The dimensions of both the phones are still not known, but it is expected that they both will have a premium build quality, keeping in mind the price tag they carry. When it comes to performance, XZ1 is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 chipset with 2.4GHz octa-core processor accompanied with Adreno 540 GPU. The multitasking of the phone is very smooth as it comes with 4B of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The storage of the phone can be increased up to 200GB by using a memory card.
Xperia XZ1 also tops in the camera section. It sports a 19MP primary camera with dual LED flash. On the front, it has 13MP wide angle lenses to take perfect shots. Overall, Xperia XZ1 is a nice device to carry with all the advanced features and premium build quality. To fuel the device, it comes with a 3000mAh Li-Po battery which has support for fast charging.
As mentioned before, Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact will be released on 31st August, therefore to get more details of these phones, stay tuned with us.