Sony Xperia Z1

Description

The Xperia Z1 is Sony’s Android flagship for the second half of 2013. The Xperia Z1 features a 20-megapixel camera with a large sensor and Sony’s G Lens, a 5-inch 1080p display, and all of that is wrapped in a water-resistant body. Under the hood, the Z1 runs on a Snapdragon 800 chip with 2GB of RAM.

This device is also known as Sony i1 Honami, Sony C6906, Sony Xperia Z1S, Sony C6916

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Display

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Size: 5.0 inches
Resolution: 1920 x 1080 pixels, 441 PPI
Technology: TFT
Screen-to-body: 64.52 %
Features: Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

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System chip: Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
Processor: Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400
GPU: Adreno 330
RAM: 2GB LPDDR3
Internal storage: 16GB
Storage expansion: microSDXC up to 64 GB
OS: Android (5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3, 4.2.2)

Battery

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Capacity: 3000 mAh
Type: Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

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Rear: Single camera Camera samples
Main camera: 20.7 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)
Specifications: Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"
Video recording: 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Features: HDR, Continuous autofocus, Video light, EIS
Front: 2 MP
Dimensions: 5.69 x 2.91 x 0.33 inches (144.4 x 73.9 x 8.5 mm)
Weight: 170.0 g
Resistance: Water, Dust; IP 58
Colors: Black, Purple, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD): Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
UMTS: 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
Data Speed: LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Multimedia

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Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Speakers: Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Features: Album art cover, Background playback, Music recognition, Custom equalizer
Screen mirroring: DLNA, MHL, MirrorLink, TV-out
Radio: FM, Stereo, RDS

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 4.0
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
USB: microUSB, USB 2.0
Features: Mass storage device, Video out, Charging
Location: GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
Sensors: Accelerometer, Compass
Other: NFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications: Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Other features: Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Sep 30, 2013
FCC ID value: PY7PM-0450 link
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.75 W/kg
Body: 0.77 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.33 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.15 W/kg

Buyers information

In The Box: Charger, microUSB cable, User documentation
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Alternative variants

Sony Xperia Z1

For North America

Differences from the main variant:
LTE (FDD): Bands 17(700 b), 5(850), 8(900), 4(AWS-1), 2(1900), 1(2100), 7(2600)
FCC approval:
Date approved: Sep 30, 2013
FCC ID value: PY7PM-0460 link
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.87 W/kg
Body: 0.98 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.55 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.37 W/kg

Sony Xperia Z1

For Brasil

Differences from the main variant:
LTE (FDD): Bands 20(800 DD), 5(850), 8(900), 4(AWS-1), 3(1800), 2(1900), 1(2100), 7(2600)
FCC approval:
Date approved: Sep 30, 2013
FCC ID value: PY7PM-0650 link
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.75 W/kg
Body: 0.77 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.33 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.15 W/kg

Sony Xperia Z1

For Japan

Differences from the main variant:
LTE (FDD): Bands 19(800 Upper), 21(1500 Upper), 3(1800), 1(2100)
UMTS: 800, 850, 2100 MHz
FCC approval:
Date approved: Aug 09, 2013
FCC ID value: PY7PM-0440 link
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.80 W/kg
Body: 0.77 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.37 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.18 W/kg

Sony Xperia Z1

HSPA+ only

Differences from the main variant:
UMTS: 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
FCC approval:
Date approved: Sep 30, 2013
FCC ID value: PY7PM-0500 link
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.85 W/kg
Body: 0.85 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.33 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.15 W/kg

Sony Xperia Z1

For T-Mobile

Differences from the main variant:
Internal storage: 32GB
OS: Android (4.4.4)
Dimensions: 5.74 x 2.91 x 0.34 inches (145.7 x 73.9 x 8.55 mm)
Weight: 162.0 g
LTE (FDD): Bands 17(700 b)
FCC approval:
Date approved: Jan 14, 2014
FCC ID value: PY7PM-0590 link
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.72 W/kg
Body: 1.25 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.59 W/kg
Wireless Router: 0.63 W/kg

Carrier Availability

Discontinued

T-Mobile
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