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Sony Xperia Z Ultra Remove phone

Posted: 25 Jun 2013
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 29 Oct 2012
Market Status: Released

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Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSAndroid (5.1, 5.0, 4.4, 4.3, 4.2.2)Android (5.1, 5.0, 4.4.4, 4.4.3, 4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3, 4.2.2, 4.2.1, 4.2) 
Dimensions7.06 x 3.63 x 0.26 inches (179.4 x 92.2 x 6.5 mm)5.27 x 2.70 x 0.36 inches (133.9 x 68.7 x 9.1 mm) 
Weight7.48 oz (212 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
4.90 oz (139 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
 
MaterialsMain body: glassMain body: glass 
RuggedWater, Dust resistant  
IP certifiedIP 58  
ColorsBlack, Purple, WhiteBlack, White 
Display
Physical size6.4 inches4.7 inches 
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels768 x 1280 pixels 
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

342 ppi318 ppi 
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

TFTIPS LCD 
Screen-to-body ratio69.15 %68.49 % 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glassLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 2) 
Camera
Camera8 megapixels8 megapixels 
Flash LED 
Camera sensor size 1/4" 
Hardware FeaturesAutofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)Autofocus, CMOS image sensor 
Software FeaturesFace detection, Smile detection, Digital zoom, Self-timer, Digital image stabilization, Touch to focus, Geo taggingFace detection, Smile detection, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Voice activation 
SettingsExposure compensation, White balance presetsExposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets 
Shooting ModesBurst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Scenes, EffectsBurst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Scenes, Effects 
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD)1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps) 
FeaturesHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilizationVideo calling 
Front-facing camera2 megapixels1.3 megapixels 
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro 
ModelMSM8974APQ8064 
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400Quad-core, 1500 MHz, Krait 
Graphics processorAdreno 330Adreno 320 
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

2048 MB RAM2048 MB RAM 
Built-in storage16 GB16 GB 
Maximum User Storage11 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GB  
Battery
Capacity3050 mAh2100 mAh 
User replaceableYes  
Wireless charging Built-in (Qi) 
Talk time14.00 hours
the average is 14 h (825 min)
15.30 hours
the average is 14 h (825 min)
 
Stand-by time36.2 days (870 hours)
the average is 16 days (384 h)
16.2 days (390 hours)
the average is 16 days (384 h)
 
Talk time (3G)16.00 hours
the average is 16 h (960 min)
  
Stand-by time (3G)34.2 days (820 hours)
the average is 22 days (517 h)
  
Stand-by time (4G)29.2 days (700 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
  
Music playback110.00 hours40.00 hours 
Video playback7.00 hours8.00 hours 
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Multimedia
MirroringDLNA, MHL, MirrorLink, TV-outDLNA, Miracast, SlimPort, TV-out 
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback, Music recognitionAlbum art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer 
RadioFM, Stereo, RDS  
SpeakersEarpiece, LoudspeakerEarpiece, Loudspeaker 
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz 
FDD LTE800 (band 18), 850 (band 5), 900 (band 8), 1700/2100 (band 4), 1800 (band 3), 1900 (band 2), 2100 (band 1), 2600 (band 7) MHz  
DataLTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTSHSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS 
Micro SIMYesYes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.04.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band, ac802.11 b, g, n, dual-band 
Mobile hotspotYesYes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB charging 
HDMIvia microUSBvia microUSB 
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS, A-GPS, GlonassA-GPS, Glonass 
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigationTurn-by-turn navigation 
OtherNFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA syncNFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Additional microphone(s)for Noise cancellation  
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer 
Hearing aid compatibility M3 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced25 Jun 201329 Oct 2012 
Shopping information
AccessoriesCharger, microUSB cable, User documentationUSB sync/charge cable, AC Adapter and cable, SIM ejection tool, Safety and Warranty information, Quick start guide 
Regulatory Approval
FCC approval

FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.

   
Date approved

Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission

22 Dec 201307 Sep 2012 
FCC ID value: PY7PM-0530 linkFCC ID value: ZNFE960 link 
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - Working closely with federal health and safety agencies, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FCC has adopted limits for safe exposure to radiofrequency (RF) energy. These limits are given in terms of a unit referred to as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), which is a measure of the amount of radio frequency energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone. The FCC requires cell phone manufacturers to ensure that their phones comply with these objective limits for safe exposure. Any cell phone at or below these SAR levels (that is, any phone legally sold in the U.S.) is a "safe" phone, as measured by these standards. The FCC limit for public exposure from cellular telephones is an SAR level of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg).

   
Head0.33 W/kg0.55 W/kg 
Body1.22 W/kg1.27 W/kg 
Product Specific Use1.54 W/kg1.27 W/kg 
Simultaneous Transmission1.54 W/kg1.50 W/kg 

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