Sony starts sales of Xperia Z1 Compact smartphone

Sony starts sales of Xperia Z1 Compact smartphone

The Japanese Sony has started the sales of the new Xperia Z1 Compact smartphone, which is a cut-down version of the popular Xperia Z1 device.

The novelty comes in a stylish aluminum chassis that complies with the IP 58 standard, which makes the smartphone dust- and water-resistant. The device measures 127 x 64.9 x 9.5 mm and weighs 137 grams. These dimensions hide a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor with four cores at 2.2 GHz, built-in Adreno 330 graphics, support for LTE, a 4.3-inch Triluminous Mobile X-Reality IPS display at HD resolution (1280 x 720 pixels, 342 ppi), 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB of internal memory and a 2 MP front camera with an Exmor R sensor. On its back the Xperia Z1 Compact has a 20.7 MP camera with some advanced technologies, which include a CMOS Exmore RS sensor, a BIONZ image processor, G Lens and more; there’s also a microSD card slot, a GPS receiver, NFC and a 2300 mAh battery.

The Xperia Z1 Compact runs Android 4.3 Jelly Bean modified with the Sony Xperia UI. The device is now available for USD 671 without a contract.

Source: Sony

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