PricePanda Product Quality Expertwritten on 17/11/2014
The first edition of Xperia Z line was more than successful. Catching the eye with its sharp shapes and clear design Sony smartphone in a moment became one of the beloved one on the market.
The reasons are understandable: stunning performance due to quad core processor, good cameras of 13MP and 2MP, right size of display that balances between portability and picture resolution. And, of course, it’s Sony, which always refers to outstanding quality.
The first true waterproof phonewritten on 27/06/2014A lot of smartphones have claimed that they are waterproof, even my old phone, but only the Xperia Z was true to its promise. I recently dropped mine in the pool and it took me a while to retrieve it but it still works perfectly.
Overview of the Sony Xperia Z
Let’s start with an overview of the Sony Xperia Z. Each brand tries to stay competitive by innovating and launching new models of phones. This time Sony made one more success with its new flagship, the Xperia Z. With its new smartphone, Sony wants to do more than its competitors, much more than the other phones.
With its impressive 5 inch screen, 1080p display, quad core processor, LTE and NFC technologies, this smartphone is clearly a top level device. With all the excitment surrounding the launch of the new iPhones, Sony has done an excellent job to keep pace with its competitors.
Design and specifications
With a lot of experience in the music industry and smartphone world, Sony has acquired a strong reputation from the quality and great design of its products especially with the success of the Sony Xperia Z1. The Xperia Z is no exception.
The Xperia's face is quite impressive, with its elegant style and large brilliant screen. Everything on the phone is perfectly integrated for a global market. Even the buttons on the side are perfectly coherent with the phone’s design. The headphone jack is protected from dust by a small flap.
The inside of the phone is also perfectly designed to make it one of the top phones on the market. The Xperia Z is equipped with an impressive quad-core processor and 2 GB of Ram, which allows for multitasking and powering some of the most recent Android apps. Similar to the other high-end smartphones, the Xperia Z is equipped with GPS navigation, gyroscope, and different sensors.
When it comes to battery life, the Sony Xperia has some pretty good news for people who like a long battery life thanks to the high capacity 2330 mAh battery.
A submersible smartphone
One of the Xperia’s great specifications is the waterproof feature. You can submerge the whole device underwater and your phone you will not be damaged. This means you can use your Xperia phone to take pictures underwater, or use your phone when you are boating… You won’t need to worry about your phone when you are in an aquatic environment, you'll just need enjoy yourself!
The Sony Xperia Z amazing screen
Sony is renowned for its great displays on smartphones and TVs. The Bravia display system is particularly famous for that. Sony adapted this TV display technology to smartphones and the result was unexpected. The 5 inch screen of the Xperia has a 1080p and a 440 ppi density comparable with most Samsung displays. You can enjoy clear images and vibrant colors.
Price in Malaysia
The price of the Xperia Z is relatively affordable when you consider the specifications. You can also find plenty of comparably offordable ASUS Smartphones with PricePanda. If you're interested in buying the Xperia Z, you can find it at most retailers in Malaysia, but if you want to find the best deals, you should buy your phone online with one of the great retailers listed on PricePanda, as you will be offered the best prices on the internet.
About the model in a few words
- Processor: 1.2GHz quad core Qualcomm APQ8064+MDM9215M
- Display: 5 inch 1080p
- Memory: 2RAM and 16GB RIM (expandable via microSD)
- Camera: 13MP rear and 2.2MP front
- Battery: 2330mAh
- Operating System: Android 4.4 Kitkat