Stamina Mode on the Sony Xperia Z shown off on video

Stamina Mode on the Sony Xperia Z shown off on video
One of the features that make Sony's new flagship so cool is the so-called Stamina Mode. Simply put, it turns off the functions you don't need when the smartphone isn't in use, thus dramatically prolonging its stand-by time. At the same time, the user is free to whitelist certain features and applications that won't be affected by the battery saving mode, such as Wi-Fi connectivity, Bluetooth, notifications, and more. When enabled, Stamina Mode could potentially boost the stand-by time of the Sony Xperia Z by up to 400%.

To get potential buyers more familiar with Stamina Mode, Sony just posted this promotional video on its Facebook page. Check it out if we've sparked your curiosity, and if you'd like to learn more about the company's new flagship, feel free to read our Sony Xperia Z hands-on review. Plenty of photos are also available over there for your viewing pleasure.

source: Sony

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Xperia Z
  • Display 5.0" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 13.1 MP / 2.2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro, Quad-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 2330 mAh(14h 3G talk time)

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26 Comments

1. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

All this I already have seen, what I want to see is Sony Xperia Z crash test! :)

3. smallworld

Posts: 517; Member since: Jul 13, 2012

Why break such a beauty ?

7. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

I see more thumbs down than thumbs up, seems that people are not interested in durability of Samsung Xperia Z...

15. w-t-f

Posts: 42; Member since: Aug 21, 2012

u mean Sony lol not samsung :D

18. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Sorry, I was just rush typing. :)

25. w-t-f

Posts: 42; Member since: Aug 21, 2012

lol i know,didnt wanna troll just commenting ;)

17. w-t-f

Posts: 42; Member since: Aug 21, 2012

every phone needs to go trough crash test.

26. arntpa

Posts: 1; Member since: Mar 12, 2013

youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=OBNEEE​-O_J4#!

2. natesvlogs

Posts: 40; Member since: May 15, 2012

Sony should release their products quicker, while people are still talking about them.

5. adjou

Posts: 106; Member since: Jul 06, 2010

Tbf, you can already pre-order the phone on clove in uk. They are so much quicker than before.

6. Fallout09

Posts: 421; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

I have yet to see a single person using a Sony phone ever.

10. Feanor

Posts: 1346; Member since: Jun 20, 2012

Where do you live? Where I live, Xperia P has been long 2nd bestseller android after GS3. There are loads around. And they are also heavily promoted by the carriers too.

13. rgxVOiD

Posts: 440; Member since: Aug 30, 2012

He lives in Fallout in the year 2009

19. zazori08

Posts: 113; Member since: Dec 21, 2011

he lives in the prehistoric age.

4. bakhtawar

Posts: 41; Member since: Nov 22, 2012

masterpiece

8. timtimity

Posts: 196; Member since: Aug 13, 2012

I'm liking this phone more and more. I'm due for an upgrade and was tempted by the Xperia T but some of the reviews saying the battery wasn't great put me off it slightly. Hopefully the rumours saying this will be out on Feb 18th are true.

9. kdealltheway

Posts: 94; Member since: Oct 21, 2012

Xda dev, I want this now! :-P

16. w-t-f

Posts: 42; Member since: Aug 21, 2012

im sure xda devs r gonna show love 4 this one :) im xda user lol who wants this X to tha mf Z lol

20. sarangp

Posts: 1; Member since: Jan 10, 2013

Its there on XDA already. Search for Deep sleep Battery Saver by leducbao.

24. w-t-f

Posts: 42; Member since: Aug 21, 2012

i know about those apps,i was talking about phone itself :) anyway,tnx m8t

11. lauremar

Posts: 181; Member since: Feb 29, 2012

I want Sony and Google to design and work together on the next Nexus 5.... Is that too much to ask?!!!

12. blackice214

Posts: 168; Member since: Jan 03, 2013

This phone is beautiful.

14. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

Sony have the design the will the muscles too take on the gs iv & the crappy iph5s

21. AlexZaah

Posts: 1; Member since: Jan 05, 2013

OTHER third-party apps already have this function.

22. vijaysivakula

Posts: 229; Member since: Aug 17, 2011

Dont know how much this would help. I think the best thing that Android can do is not to have all those applications running in the background. They occupy memory and also siphon some power, however less. If that can be addressed along with the option of turning off some cores when you dont need them like with SetCPU I am sure all androids would have great battery life. All the above + Project Butter = DROOL!!! DROOL!!!

23. DFranch

Posts: 533; Member since: Apr 20, 2012

how come the first image of the phone it has a tiny bezel at the top, but when we see it in the guy's hand it has like 1/2 inch?

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