Sony Xperia Z price revealed

Sony Xperia Z price revealed
The Sony Xperia Z is a water and dust resistant cream of the crop smartphone that still manages to deliver outstanding design, and while we knew almost everything about, one thing remained a mystery - its price. Now, UK retailer Clove has finally shed light on the Xperia Z price and it will be £440 with no value-added tax and £528 with VAT included.

That’s roughly in line with the price of the Samsung Galaxy Note II at the carrier, so if we were to judge by this similarity, the Xperia Z should carry a similar price to the new Note in the States and Europe as well.

The release date is once again confirmed to be March 1st, and then you’d be able to purchase a black or white Xperia Z.

If you still haven’t caught up with news, make sure to check out our Xperia Z hands-on and here is a quick rundown of Sony’s new Android flagship:

  • 5” 1080 x 1920 full HD Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2
  • 13 MP Exmor RS rear camera, 2.2 megapixel front camera
  • Dust and water resistant (IP55 & IP57) with a durable glass display
  • Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core 1.5GHz processor
  • 16GB internal memory, expandable via microSD
  • 2GB RAM
  • 4G LTE support

source: Clove

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Xperia Z
  • Display 5.0 inches
    1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera 13.1 MP (Single camera)
    2.2 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro, 2GB RAM
  • Storage 16GB, microSDHC
  • Battery 2330 mAh
  • OS Android 5.1 Lollipop

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51 Comments

50. LindaLi

Posts: 2; Member since: Mar 12, 2013

Xperia Z purple is so charming, many customer buy from our company, it is the best selling product of new year.

48. TerryCrowley

Posts: 194; Member since: Jul 31, 2011

This is what the fuss is all about? This phone is hardly better than what's currently already out. Sony fanboys suddenly appeared out of no where.

49. TonyStarkPE

Posts: 1; Member since: Jan 27, 2013

What do you mean Sony fanboys suddenly appeared out of no where? I like this phone, at least from the presentation from Sony's website. I don't believe myself to be a fanboy of any manufacturer, even though I was a Motorola fan until my first treo which had palm OS. IMO Sony phones weren't cutting it until this Z. That's clearly not something a fanboy would say.

46. trainer1972

Posts: 3; Member since: Dec 11, 2010

Dang....I just got my Xperia TL and then SONY does this!!!!! C'MON MAN...I hope that they will at least keep the TL up to date!

44. bubbadoes

Posts: 1225; Member since: May 03, 2012

This phone is already out..minus the 13MP camera. HTC DROID DNA

43. papss unregistered

I have to say this is my favorite designed phablet.. I know looks are subjective but after feeling the note 2 (which is amazing hardware inside) this doesn't look nearly as cheap.. I'll say it again... Sammy needs to fire their designers and hire some from Sony. I'm VERY excited for this phone..

40. jackhammeR

Posts: 1548; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Apple flirted with glass and they gave it up. The consensus was that the glass is not the ultimate material for an outer shell. Now sony must learn that too.

37. techloverNYC

Posts: 601; Member since: Nov 20, 2012

is i can get it for $550 off contract I think Im sold, but I have to wait to see the S IV first

32. nexus

Posts: 8; Member since: Aug 02, 2012

Sony xperia nexus please

35. TMach unregistered

That is THE rumour.....pray it is true then we may have a Nexus worthy of the name!

38. SonyXperiaNexus

Posts: 374; Member since: Oct 01, 2012

what? lol just kidding though i too wish sony would make the next nexus. fingers crossed

31. flipjzn

Posts: 257; Member since: Jun 22, 2012

It's all about the class and design I don't care if its iOS or android. Give me an elegant phone worth my money! I'm getting this as soon as its available!

26. Jyakotu

Posts: 868; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

I prefer the Z to the ZL. Looks like a good phone. :-)

36. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

exactly my point

25. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

JUST RELEASE THE PHONE IN THE U.S. already.

24. gwuhua1984

Posts: 1237; Member since: Mar 06, 2012

Holy sh*t, got to love those specs.

22. karim77

Posts: 70; Member since: Dec 10, 2012

And they say the iPhone is slim

21. acewhales

Posts: 19; Member since: Nov 29, 2012

When do you think well know which carriers this will be on?

51. LindaLi

Posts: 2; Member since: Mar 12, 2013

it is unlucked and branded new , do not worry.you can buy from Hongkong. This is Linda(sales2) from ac-electronic limited.

19. alila2

Posts: 171; Member since: Nov 01, 2011

$708 and $850 WOW!!!! hopefully the ZL is less than that.

17. timtimity

Posts: 196; Member since: Aug 13, 2012

I thought it was a little more expensive than I was hoping, but I've just realised that it's the same price as the cheapest iPhone 5. When looking what you get with the Xperia Z compared to the iPhone 5 for the same price it's a bargain!

14. jopancy

Posts: 78; Member since: Apr 25, 2012

I just love this phone's tight chassis. When it gets hot just drop it into a bucket of water! Problem solved.

28. cripton805

Posts: 1485; Member since: Mar 18, 2012

Usually they are water resistant, as in splashing, rain, etc... Not submersible. Would be cool though.

11. nelcquc

Posts: 1; Member since: Jan 08, 2013

this is already a copetitive price

15. flower99

Posts: 54; Member since: Nov 18, 2012

it is equivalent to USD710, i saw some of the site it cost USD670 or even less, well lets wait the exact price at march

10. valapsp

Posts: 565; Member since: Aug 12, 2011

I want this s**t badly..............

8. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

PA, when you review this phone...you can't give it an 8. I'm expecting something more...

9. adjou

Posts: 106; Member since: Jul 06, 2010

8.1 There

20. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

Sorry, I don't trust adjou.com!!

6. Basharhd99

Posts: 103; Member since: Jul 05, 2012

it's play station certified, right?

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