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Sony Xperia Z Sony
Technology
  • 2G Network
  •  GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • 3G Network
  •  HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
  • 4G Network
  •  LTE 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600
  • GPS
  •  Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS
  • SIM
  •  Micro-SIM
Display
  • Type
  •  TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size

  •  5.0 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Pixel density
  •  ~441 ppi
  • Multitouch
  •  Yes
  • Protection
  •  Shatter proof and scratch-resistant glass
    - Timescape UI
    - Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2
Built
  • Dimensions
  •  139 x 71 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight
  •  146 g
Camera
  • Primary
  •  
    13 MP, 4128x3096 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
  • Features
  •  Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, image stabilization, HDR, sweep panorama
  • Video
  •  Yes, 1080p@30fps, continuous autofocus, video light, video stabilizer, HDR
  • Secondary
  •  Yes, 2.2 MP, 1080p@30fps
Hardware
  • OS
  •  Android OS, v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), v4.3 (Jelly Bean), planned upgrade to v4.4 (KitKat)
  • Chipset
  •  Qualcomm MDM9215M / APQ8064
  • CPU
  •  Quad-core 1.5 GHz Krait
  • GPU
  •  Adreno 320
  • Sensors
  •  Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Internal Memory
  •  16 GB, 2 GB RAM
  • Extra Storage
  •  microSD, up to 32 GB
Multimedia
  • Alert types
  •  Vibration; MP3 ringtones
  • Speakerphone
  •  
    Yes
  • 3.5 mm Jack
  •  Yes
  • Radio
  •  Stereo FM radio with RDS
Connectivity
  • GPRS
  •  Yes
  • EDGE
  •  Yes
  • Speed
  •  HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.8 Mbps; LTE, Cat3, 50 Mbps UL, 100 Mbps DL
  • WLAN
  •  Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Bluetooth
  •  Yes, v4.0 with A2DP
  • USB
  •  Yes, microUSB v2.0 (MHL)
  • NFC
  •  Yes
Other features
  • Messaging
  •  SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
  • Browser
  •  HTML5
  • Colors
  •  Black, White, Purple
  • Miscellaneous
  •  SNS integration
    - TV~out (via MHL A/V link)
    - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
    - MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player
    - MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/Flac player
    - Document viewer
    - Photo viewer/editor
    - Voice memo/dial
    - Predictive text input
    - IP57 certified dust and water resistant
    - Water proof up to 1 meter and 30 minutes
Power management
  • Battery
  •  Non-removable Li-Ion 2330 mAh battery
  • Stand-by
  •  Up to 550 h (2G) / Up to 530 h (3G)
  • Talk time
  •  Up to 11 h (2G) / Up to 14 h (3G)
  • Music play
  •  Up to 40 h
Availability
  • Announced
  •  2013, January
  • Status
  •  Available. Released 2013, February