The Xperia Z1 is Sony's latest flagship smartphone. It's one of the first phones powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, and features a 5-inch full-HD display in a form factor which is in line with Sony's OmniBalance philosophy, but much sturdier, as it's flanked by an all new metal frame. We try to find out if this latest generation Android smartphone ticks all the right boxes, in our Xperia Z1 review.
Sony Xperia Z1 mobile was launched in September 2013. The phone comes with a 5.00-inch touchscreen display offering a resolution of 1080x1920 pixels. Sony Xperia Z1 is powered by a 2.2GHz one-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 (MSM8974) processor. It comes with 2GB of RAM. The Sony Xperia Z1 runs Android 4.2 and is powered by a 3000mAh non-removable battery.
As far as the cameras are concerned, the Sony Xperia Z1 on the rear packs 20.7-megapixel camera. It sports a 2-megapixel camera on the front for selfies.
Sony Xperia Z1 is based on Android 4.2 and packs 16GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card (up to 64GB). The Sony Xperia Z1 is a single SIM (GSM) mobile that accepts a Micro-SIM card. The Sony Xperia Z1 measures 144.40 x 73.90 x 8.50mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 169.00 grams. It was launched in Black, White, and Purple colours.
Connectivity options on the Sony Xperia Z1 include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth v4.00, NFC, FM radioWi-Fi Direct, Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL), 3G, and 4G. Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and compass/ magnetometer.
As of 8th February 2023, Sony Xperia Z1 price in India starts at Rs. 23,149.
|Product Name||Price in India|
|Sony Xperia Z1 (2GB RAM, 16GB) - Black||₹ 23,149|
Sony Xperia Z1 price in India starts from ₹ 23,149. The lowest price of Sony Xperia Z1 is ₹ 23,149 at Amazon on 8th February 2023.
|Price in India||₹23,149|
|Release date||September 2013|
|Dimensions (mm)||144.40 x 73.90 x 8.50|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||3000|
|Colours||Black, White, Purple|
|Screen size (inches)||5.00|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 (MSM8974)|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||64|
|Operating system||Android 4.2|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.00|
|Number of SIMs||1|
|Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)||Yes|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||No|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|