Sony Xperia Z Ultra now available in the USA starting from $699

Sony Xperia Z Ultra now available in the USA starting from $699

Sony's phablet extraordinaire – the Xperia Z Ultra – has now been made available for pre-order in the USA by electronics e-tailer giant Newegg. Pricing for the biggest phablet currently on the market starts from $699.99 for the C6802 model, or the 3G version, and goes up $30 to $729,99 for the C6806 version, which can take advantage of the USA's blazingly fast 4G LTE network.



Newegg's deal also includes shipping free of charge, though the device won't reach your doorsteps sooner than October 14, which feels frustratingly far away.



If you have the hots for the Sony Xperia Z Ultra, then you should probably go through our extensive review of the unit, and perhaps even check how it fares against the competition.



Source: Newegg via Xperia Blog

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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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15 Comments

1. Yes-Sir

Posts: 58; Member since: Sep 16, 2013

Z2 is much better

3. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

I wouldn't be so sure about that because at the moment Sony Xperia Z2 is still not official, at the moment there is only rumors and even no reliable information leaks.

5. g2a5b0e unregistered

Obvious comment of the day right here. The Z2 is a flagship that isn't going to be released until sometime next year. I think your comment is a safe bet.

8. ianbbaa

Posts: 332; Member since: Mar 20, 2013

Thats the problem of SONY these days, they release prototypes to crowd just at the time that we know that in 4-5months there will be another flagship - better one then the current 700USD flagship... Z - in my country 4months ago...649EUR, now 440EUR now Z1 listed for 649,-EUR - in 4 months 440 again... Z2??? Will be better, made from real triluminous, unlike Z-Z1 untill they clear stock of old LCD panels...etc etc....no no SONY!

12. cdwjustin

Posts: 28; Member since: Sep 18, 2013

and the galaxy s5 is better than the s4. whats your point

15. ianbbaa

Posts: 332; Member since: Mar 20, 2013

you are right...but read between the lines...SONY releases "flagship" every half year...samsung once a year... S4 is here as long as Z...but Z1 already here - buy it for the ridiculous price, in half year Z2...you loose pretty much money and resale value drops of Z1. I quess in April there will be Z ULTRA 1 together with Z2 announced...

2. papss unregistered

Okay so the z1 should be cheaper which is a good sign.

4. Arslan25

Posts: 23; Member since: Sep 07, 2013

8 mp,no flash = no thanks ! note 3 > xperia z ultra

11. reckless562

Posts: 1153; Member since: Sep 09, 2013

yup flash killed it.... so sad :(

13. cdwjustin

Posts: 28; Member since: Sep 18, 2013

what if the note 3 is too small?

6. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

Bout damn time SONY but I'll wait for the Z1

7. justapotato2

Posts: 6; Member since: Jun 13, 2013

you can get it way cheaper at import store like negri or popularelect or welectronics

9. drazyw unregistered

Yeah sorry Sony. I was ready to jump on board when it was released to the rest of the world a month before the states see it. But, I'm over it now and I've moved on. Too little too late.

10. emadshiny

Posts: 1144; Member since: Dec 05, 2012

The biggest mistake of Sony which is still going on is that it doesnt introduce its products to all American operators. Shameful!!

14. CX3NT3_713

Posts: 2349; Member since: Apr 18, 2011

I would get this,, but no flash.. deal breaker

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