Sony Xperia Z launched with 5-inch full HD Reality display, quad core processor,13 MP camera & more

Finally, Sony took the center stage at the ongoing CES 2013 and has announced the launch of the much-leaked flagship, the Sony Xperia Z. The Xperia Z is Sony’s first 5-inch smartphone with a full-HD Reality Display with Mobile Bravia Engine 2.

Sony-Xperia-Z-1-Official The Xperia Z is powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro processor coupled with 2 GB RAM and runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS out-of-the-box.

The Sony Xperia Z is dust and water resistance with IP55 and IP57 ratings. There is a 13 MP AutoFocus camera with LED Flash on the back of the Xperia Z with Exmor RS sensor and a 2 MP front facing camera for video chats.


Specifications of the Sony Xperia Z smartphone:
  • 5-inch full HD display with OptiContrast Technology
  • Display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 13 MP Camera with LED Flash, Exmor RS Sensor
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • Expandable up to 63 GB via microSD card
  • Ingress Protection (IP) rating of IP55 and IP57
  • Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out-of-the-box, upgradable to Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
  • LTE, NFC, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi
  • 2330 mAh battery
Sony will make the device available in three colors – Black, White and Purple in Q1 2013 but has not revealed any information on the pricing of the smartphone but we have already seen a leak which suggested the device could cost about $650 on arrival.