Sony Launches Its Flagship Xperia XZ

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Sony recently released its latest flagship smartphone model, the Xperia XZ. To say this is a premium phone would be a bit of an understatement. A device packed with great features and a camera which is unparalleled by any other smartphone, Sony’s new phone ticks all the boxes.

Featuring an IPS LCD touchscreen HD display of 5.2 inches, the screen has a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. The 2.5D curved display is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass that is scratch resistant.

This device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 quad-core processor and a RAM of 3GB. So users can now enjoy in-depth multitasking and glitch-free gaming as well. While it currently comes with the Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS pre-installed, the smartphone is set to receive the latest Android Nougat 7.0 update in the next few months.

While the in-built storage capacity of 64 GB, the memory of the Xperia XZ can expanded using a microSD card of up to 200 GB. This is as good as carrying around a hard-drive with you wherever you go!

However despite all these cool specifications, the main selling point of this device is the powerful camera. Fitted with a primary camera of 23 megapixels, the Xperia XZ is a phone built for photographers. The rear camera has 24 millimetre lens with an aperture of f/2.0 and has features like shutter-speed and ISO control, face detection, panorama, laser autofocus, geo-tagging and phase detection. Shooting videos with this phone is a fun experience as you can capture professional-grade videos that have a quality of 2160p.

The front camera is of 13 megapixels and has the ability to capture stunning selfies even in low light conditions. It has an HD recording ability as well. Sony has included its Steady Shot image and video stabilization tech into this smartphone, to help you shoot smooth videos even in shaky conditions.

Powering the Xperia XZ is a non-removable battery with a capacity of 2900mAh, which provides a battery life of up to approximately 17 hours. It is equipped with a number of sensors including a gyroscope, an ambient light sensor, a proximity sensor, an accelerometer and a fingerprint sensor that also functions as the power button. The connectivity options for the device include 4G, 3G, WiFi, GPS and FM radio.

Available in colours like; Forest Blue, Mineral Black and Platinum the stellar Sony Xperia XZ is priced at Rs 51,990.

Picture courtesy – pcadvisor.co.uk

 


by techtalks @TechTalks October 26, 2016 12:08 PM UTC

DIGITAL DEBATE

Mobile Upgrades: Killing The Product Before Its Time?

Have to agree. The speed of newer phone models within the same series and newer app versions lead to more thought put into buying decisions. Phone lines have a definite short shelf life

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Frequently upgrading the software is a real problem as updating the software might cause your phone to lag because of the older hardware.

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They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

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They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

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