It is the most talked about handset of 2013 and was announced in the year 2013. Sony has provided it with covered ports which can irritate some but the waterproofing is its main attraction. This handset allows you to take it with you while going out during heavy rainfall. It comes packed with IP57 standard that makes it water resistant.
With dimensions measuring around 139 X 71 X 7.9 mm, it becomes one of the larger handsets available in the market. It has 5 inches display giving a picture density of 443 ppi and a resolution of 1080 X 1920 pixels. It’s quite hard to hold this phone with small sized hands because of the big display. But the shatter proof and tough glass used in it makes the screen quite durable.
The big screen gives bigger text to those who like to read e-books on their smartphone. You can now enjoy morning news and HD videos on a much larger screen that was never before provided in other phone. With a bigger resolution provided by Sony, you can have a much clear view of the images.
It has 13.1 mega pixel rear camera that can click still images of 4128 X 3096 pixels resolution. Sony Xperia Z is the first smartphone on this world with such a high dynamic range of video recording. The camera can be set to superior auto mode that can automatically make settings to make it suitable during different movements and light levels.
It supports 2300 mAh battery that allows you to play music for 40 hours without any need to charge it. It gives a stand by back up of about 530 hours and a talk time of 14 hours. This handset runs on Android version 4.1.2 Jelly bean OS which is upgradeable to 4.2 version. It has quad core 1.5 GHz processor with an in-built 2 GB RAM. There is internal storage of 16 GB which is further expandable to 32 GB.