Sony is all geared up to launch its latest smartphone Xperia XZs in India today. Xperia XZs was first unveiled at MWC 2017 in Barcelona, alongside other Sony Xperia smartphones like the Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XA1 and Xperia XA1 Ultra. It seems only the XZs is coming to India for now, and there s no word on when the company plans to launch the other two smartphones. Also Read - Sony WH-1000XM4 noise canceling headphones launched; check price, features, and specificationsAlso Read - Sony PS5 will support PS4 controller for older games
Sony Xperia XZs gets minor upgrade over its predecessor Xperia XZ, which launched in September last year. The smartphone s photographic chops are its most talked-about points. At the back is a 19-megapixel Exmor RS sensor, which is capable of recording super slow-mo videos at 960fps. The camera features a new Motion Eye technology, and also comes with a Predictive Capture mode that keeps four images cached for users to later choose their perfectly timed shots. The camera is quite capable under low lighting conditions, and a fast anti-distortion shutter on Xperia XZs allows users to even click fast moving objects with minimized distortion. For selfie lovers, there s a 13-megapixel snapper up front. ALSO READ: Sony Xperia XZ Premium with 4K HDR display, Xperia XZs, Xperia XA1 and Xperia XA1 Ultra launched at MWC 2017: Price, specifications and features Also Read - Sony WF-1000XM3 true wireless earphones now launched in India at Rs 19,990
Sony Xperia XZs specifications, features
In terms of specifications, the Sony Xperia XZs features a 5.2-inch Full HD Triluminos display offering 1920X1080 pixels resolution with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The handset is powered by 2.15GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM. It comes in two variants — single-SIM and dual-SIM. The single-SIM variant offers 32GB of internal storage, while the dual-SIM variant offers 64GB of internal storage, both expandable up to 256GB over a microSD card.
The Sony Xperia XZs houses a 2,900mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support, and Smart Stamina intelligent charging mode. The connectivity suite on Xperia XZ includes 4G LTE, GPS, AGPS, GLONASS, Google Cast, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi Miracast, NFC, USB Type-C port and 3.5 mm audio jack. Sony Xperia XZs runs on Android Nougat 7.0 out-of-the-box, and has a fingerprint sensor onboard.