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Sony Xperia Z1 - Purple (Sim Free/Unlocked)
The Sony Xperia Z1 features a compact digital camera in a slim, waterproof smartphone. It is equipped with Sony’s G Lens with a 27mm wide angle and bright F2.0 aperture, custom made large 1/2.3-type CMOS image sensor Exmor RS for mobile with 20.7MP and a BIONZ for mobile image processing engine.
8.5mm Slim Smartphone
The new Sony Xperia Z1 comes with a 20 megapixel camera packaged into a 8.5 mm slim smartphone.
Large 1/2.3” 20.7 MP image sensor
The large 1/2.3” 20.7 MP Exmor RS for mobile image sensor captures additional light from your scene to form ultra-high definition images and also decreases noise to ensure smooth, clear reproduction, reproducing every stunning detail with greater fidelity.
The Sony’s G Lens has superior in-focus image qualities. The new smartphone is equipped with a 27mm wide angle lens with bright F2.0 which captures images in dim light conditions.
Sony's BIONZ Image Processing Engine instills vivid realism into every shot taken by DSLR cameras. It enhances and reproduces colours by-pixel super resolution, Auto exposure and Auto white balance. Iin addition, the 1/2.3” 20.7 MP Exmor RS for mobile image sensor and the BIONZ Image Processing Engine eliminates noise to give you the best camera phone possible.
Superior Auto makes sure that get stunning shots in low light conditions, get blur-free images in fast moving environments and zoom in without perfect clarity.
Exmor RS for mobile image sensor reduces picture noise while keeping high resolution by the bright F2.0 Sony G lens.
SteadyShot makes the image more stable even in Full HD 1080 video.
HDR photos and videos
HDR (High Dynamic Range) is an imaging technology used to capture clear photos against strong backlight.
Xperia Camera Apps:
Social Live lets you broadcast every moment as it happens live via Facebook.
Info-eye allows you capture an object and it will instantly give you all the relevant information through the camera viewfinder.
Timeshift-burst captures 61 frames within just 2 seconds before you even press the shutter.
The AR Effect lets you add animations to your pictures ranging from dinosaurs to ocean-life and these themes can be easily edited according to one's liking.
The large, high-resolution 5” Full HD TRILUMINOS Display comes with a 1920 x 1080 progressive scan and a pixel density of 441 pixels per inch for razor sharp pictures.
This OptiContrast panel makes for less reflection and clearer viewing even in bright sunlight.
Both the front and back are made of durable tempered glass and the one-piece aluminium frame is designed without breaks.
Waterproof and Dust Resistant.
The Sony Xperia Z1 comes with durable tempered glass and an IP55/IP58 rating which makes it waterproof and dust resistant.
High Resolution Camera
The phone lets you take pictures while swimming for up to 30 minutes and you can even dive with it for up to 1.5 meters, making sure all the covers for the micro USB port, the micro SIM slot and the memory card slot must be firmly closed.
The IP rating is a certification testing to measure a device’s resistance levels to both dust and water. The ﬁrst digit in the two-digit IP rating indicates the level of protection against solid objects, including dust. The second digit indicates how resistant the device is to water. Here’s what the figures stand for:
Resistance to solid objects and dust:
Resistance to water:
One-Touch Connectivity from Sony
With NFC (near field communication), the one-touch functions connect one device to another in a single tap with no wires, cables, or fiddling with settings necessary which lets you share photos, movies and games in a single touch between two phones or between your phone and an NFC-enabled laptop. With one-touch listening you can play the music on your Android smartphone through a wireless speaker or wireless headphones. Through one-touch mirroring you can view photos from your camera phone on your TV by touching your smartphone to the remote from your BRAVIA TV to activate screen mirroring. With one-touch backup you can store your pictures in one place whether you take pictures on your Xperia smartphone, tablet or camera.
Smartphone to the Big Screen
By using Throw, your device finds the best way to wirelessly connect your smartphone to other devices and via an MHL cable, you can also mirror your phone´s full user interface on your TV.
Miracast Wireless Display
Miracast Wireless Display lets you wirelessly stream your smartphone to your TV over Wi-Fi.
Processor and Battery
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor
This advanced Quad-core processor is 75% faster than the S4 Pro and gives you maximum power and speed with outstanding battery time and the Snapdragon 800 processor is asynchronous, which means each core is powered independently.
Adreno 330 GPU
The updated Adreno 330 GPU (graphics processing unit) gives you the most advanced and visually stunning 3D games, and lets you browse the web extremely fast.
Ultra-fast LTE/4G technology
The new smartphone comes with a built-in LTE/4G modem which enables up to 100 Mbit/s download and 50 MBit/s upload speeds.
HD voice eliminates background noise to improve voice clarity.
Battery Stamina Mode
Battery Stamina Mode recognises when you are not using your display and automatically turns off the functions you don’t need but you still receive incoming calls, texts, and alarms.
What's in the Box:
On the inside:
Design and Display:
Connectivity and Communication:
Camera and Video: