The Sony Xperia XZs smartphone, which was first unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this year, was launched in Delhi on Monday at a price of Rs 49,990.
The new Sony XZs will go on sale from April 11 in online and offline channels. However, pre-bookings for the phone can be done on Flipkart and other regular offline stores. If you pre-order the phone, Sony is offering a Rs 4,990 Bluetooth speaker.
The Sony Xperia XZs comes with a 5.2-inch (1080x1920 pixels) Triluminos display. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor with Adreno 510 GPU and 4GB RAM. The XZs comes in 32GB and 64GB of internal storage options with the option to expand further via microSD slot (up to 256GB). The phone will draw power from a 2,900mAh and will be available in Ice Blue, Warm Silver and Black colours.
The Sony Xperia XZs, which will have a single-SIM slot, will run on Android 7.0 Nougat.
During the presentation at the Mobile World Congress, Sony said that the main feature of the phone would be the 19-megapixel Motion Eye camera - with super slow motion video recording. The India launch was no different.
In terms of optics, the Sony Xperia XZs smartphone packs a 19-megapixel Motion Eye camera with a 1/ 2.3-inch Exmor RS memory stacked sensor with predictive hybrid autofocus - all of which help to capture 960fps super slow motion videos. It also has predictive capturing.
Its 13-megapixel front shooter is good too, with a 22mm wide-angle lens, and an f/2.0 aperture. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, NFC, and USB Type-C (USB 3.1) port.
Other features include a new sound technology system and a new Xperia Tips version.
Sony XZs specifications:
Display: 5.20-inch with 1080x1920 pixels
Rear Camera: 19-megapixel with hybrid autofocus, 4K recording with Super Slow Motion videos
Front Camera: 13-megapixel
Processor: Qualcom Snapdragon 820
Operating System: Android 7.0
Storage: 32GB or 64 GB expandable upto 256 GB with microSD.
Battery: 2,900 mAh
Connectivity: Single-SIM, Bluetooth, WiFi, GLONASS/GPS, NFC, USB Type C.