4.6 inch Sony Xperia ZR announced

Adding yet another waterproof handset to its Xperia series, Sony today announced the Xperia ZR which is highly water resistant and can withstand being submerged in 1.5 metres of fresh water for up to 30 minutes.


The Sony Xperia ZR has a 4.6 inch HD Reality Display with Mobile Bravia Engine 2 for clear and sharp images. The 4G LTE enabled smartphone is powered by a quad core 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 unit with 2 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage. The phone has the Adreno 320 GPU for better quality graphics.

The Sony Xperia ZR has a 13 MP camera with the Exmor RS for mobile sensor to capture high quality pictures and videos in all conditions. The phone runs on the Android Jelly Bean OS and is said to have a 2300 mAh battery with Stamina mode to improve the battery life.

Specs of the Sony Xperia ZR:

  • 4.6 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.5 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor
  • Adreno 320 GPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 8 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • Google Android v4.1 Jelly Bean
  • 2300 mAh battery