Sony Xperia Z Ultra confirmed for U.K. release September 12th, available online now

Sony Xperia Z Ultra confirmed for U.K. release September 12th, available online now
Sony's new 6.44-inch monster phablet Xperia Z Ultra (and yes, it is still somehow considered a phablet at that size and not a tablet) finally has a U.K. release date. There's still no word on the device making its way to the U.S. through an official carrier, but it is also available for purchase unlocked online right now if you're interested.

Unlocked Mobiles has outed the official release date for the device by putting up a pre-order page. The Xperia Z Ultra will be available in the U.K on September 12th, and it will cost £599.98 inc VAT and £499.98 ex VAT. That price is a bit lower than expected, but if you want the device unlocked for U.S. use right now, it will cost you a premium. Negri Electronics has the Z Ultra for sale right now. The purple model is backordered as of this writing, but you can get a black or white model for $799.50. 

The Sony Xperia Z Ultra is big in every way. The focus of the specs is of course the 6.44-inch 1080p Triluminos display, and the device also packs in a Snapdragon 800 SoC, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, an 8MP rear camera, 2MP rear camera, all running on Android 4.2.2. 

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Xperia Z Ultra
  • Display 6.4" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, Quad-core, 2200 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3050 mAh(16h 3G talk time)

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13 Comments

1. nobelset

Posts: 270; Member since: Oct 17, 2012

Nba players gonna love this phone.

3. Napalm_3nema

Posts: 2236; Member since: Jun 14, 2013

It's nice, but Honami is right around the corner.

2. Shatter

Posts: 2036; Member since: May 29, 2013

So available in US January 2014?

4. aditya.k

Posts: 496; Member since: Mar 10, 2013

Feels good, when some of the phones come to India before UK/US. :3 Most of them are always late comers here! :( Waiting for the Honami though! :D

5. Yubnub

Posts: 100; Member since: May 23, 2013

Can't wait for US release. Help me decide, Ultra or honami?

6. aditya.k

Posts: 496; Member since: Mar 10, 2013

Obviously, the Honami! :D

7. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

Yea I agree, wait for the honami

8. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Ofcourse! Honami!!!

9. BabylonShine

Posts: 25; Member since: Feb 08, 2013

whats its price please xperia z first relace in Iraq was 790 $ now its 470 $ ...................................... Galaxy SIV is 650 $ so how much the price of this phone ?

10. BabylonShine

Posts: 25; Member since: Feb 08, 2013

check please the page for ultra are not working properly phonearena.com/phones/Sony-Xperia-Z-Ultra_id7883 it only happen when sony relace something annoying samsung !?

11. taojj

Posts: 33; Member since: Aug 01, 2013

Already released in India on 30 July for US $ 775.

12. Andrewtst

Posts: 696; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

Today official release in Malaysia, RM 2,299 = USD $ 709.50

13. domiboy7

Posts: 5; Member since: Mar 26, 2013

just created the first subreddit dedicated for all things xperia related any fans are welcome to come over for daily xperia discusions if your interested head over to httlp://www.reddit.com/r/sonyxperia/ and sorry for self promoting just trying to get the word out to fellow xperia users

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