Sony has lifted the veil off of its long-awaited Xperia Z1, and those of you who were hoping for a surprise, despite the massive amount of leaks that we got our hands on prior to the company's announcement, were probably left disappointed. We had almost everything spot on. Of course, the aforementioned disappointment is the price we all chose to pay for an early tip off.
The more relevant than ever trade-off involved with leaks aside, Sony has launched a worthy successor to the Xperia Z that builds onto the Japanese company's existing smartphone in an entirely new (and very trendy) direction – the camera. The camera, precisely, is what really gives the Xperia Z1 a real tool capable of persuading consumers to join Sony's camp. Like any smartphone, however, there are trade-offs, and those may appear more significant to some than to others. Namely, not only is the design on the Z1 almost identical to that of its predecessor, but the new, bigger snapper, along with the phone's water and dust resistance have both added up to a bulkier, more heavy device.
Sony Xperia Z1: the essentials
The aforementioned shortcomings considered, if you're looking to make a truly informed decision on whether the Sony Xperia Z1 is worth your hard earned coins, then the content below is sure to prove relevant to you.
How does the Sony Xperia Z1 stack up against the competition?
Missed the show?
DSC-QX10/QX100: Sony's lens-style attachable cameras detailed
Sony SmartWatch 2 now official. For real.
- Display 5.0" 1080 x 1920 pixels
- Camera 20.7 MP / 2 MP front
- Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, Quad-core, 2200 MHz
- Storage 16 GB + microSDXC
- Battery 3000 mAh(15h 3G talk time)
Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012
posted on Sep 09, 2013, 7:58 AM 11
Posts: 27; Member since: Aug 14, 2013
posted on Sep 09, 2013, 8:10 PM 0
Posts: 808; Member since: Sep 06, 2012
posted on Sep 09, 2013, 8:50 AM 2
Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011
posted on Sep 09, 2013, 9:34 AM 0
Posts: 13; Member since: Aug 12, 2013
posted on Sep 09, 2013, 1:37 PM 1
Posts: 202; Member since: Mar 14, 2013
posted on Sep 09, 2013, 10:01 AM 0
posted on Sep 09, 2013, 7:19 PM 0
Posts: 105; Member since: Apr 01, 2013
posted on Sep 10, 2013, 6:37 AM 0
* Some comments have been hidden, because they don't meet the discussions rules.
Send a warning to post author
Send a warning to Selected user.
The user has 0 warnings currently.
Next warning will result in ban!
Ban user and delete all posts
Message to PhoneArena moderator (optional):