Sony introduced two new flagship smartphones at IFA 2017 in August called as Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact, which are the successors of the last years Xperia XZ and XZ Compact. Now, this brand has launched Xperia XZ1 smartphone in the U.S after several weeks, which is priced at $699.99 and is now available for pre-order this unlocked smartphone via Amazon.com. It will be available in Black, Moonlit Blue, Venus Pink and Warm Silver color options. This phone comes with a metal unibody design with thick bezels on top and bottom of the display. This phone won’t offer a full-screen display and dual camera system, which we have seen in the LG V30 and Galaxy Note 8 smartphones, which have launched recently.
Talking about Xperia XZ1 specifications, this phone offers a 5.2-inch FHD display which has the same screen resolution on the Xperia XZ smartphone. For software, it comes packed with the latest Android 8.0 Oreo operating system out of the box. It provides an IP68 certification for water and dust proof technology. It is a dual SIM phone carried by 4G LTE network. The hardware core is packed by a 64-bit 2.35GHz Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor along with Adreno 540 graphics and 4GB of RAM. There is a 64GB of internal memory which is further expandable up to 256GB via microSD card slot.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, 3.5mm audio port, USB Type-C 3.1 port, GPS/A-GPS navigation support and more. This phone is packed with a 2,700mAh capacity battery with Qnovo Adaptive Charging support, which would provide all the day battery juice without having power worries. It sports a 19MP primary camera with 1/2.3” Exmor-RS sensor, 25mm wide G lens, f/2.0 aperture, 1.22µm pixel size, predictive hybrid autofocus and steady-shot 5-axis stabilization. On the front, there is a 13MP front-facing camera. The primary camera is capable of recording videos in 4K at 30 frames per second. The fingerprint sensor embedded with the power key, but this feature has disabled in the United States because of continuing patent issues.