Sony has just launched it’s latest flagship smartphone, the Xperia Z in India at a price Rs.38,990. The smartphone was launched by the Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif and the Xperia Z will go on sale in the country starting March 12. The smartphone is already up for pre-order via Flipkart and soon would be available via all the major online-online and stores across the country.
The Xperia Z features a 5-inch Full HD (1080p) display which is almost a benchmark for all the flagship smartphones in 2013 and is powered by a 1.5GHz Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core processor along with 2GB of RAM. It comes with 16GB of internal storage with a micro-SD card slot for storage expansion, which is quite a relief as more and more flagship devices now a days tend to miss out on an additional card slot. Though the smartphone runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out-of-the box, but will soon be upgraded to Android 4.2.
The Sony Xperia Z sports a 13-megapixel camera with an all-new Exmor-R sensor and also, a front-facing 2.2 megapixel camera for video calling. The Xperia Z also boasts of some cutting-edge features like being water resistant till a depth of one meter and has front and back of the device is covered with glass.