Sony debuts the Xperia XZs and XA1


The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor along with Adreno 530 GPU.

Sony had also launched Xperia Premium, Xperia XA1, and Xperia XA1 Ultra along with the Xperia XZs in the MWC this year. Sony's XZs is a smaller version of XZ. The Qnovo Adaptive Charging monitors the battery's well-being and in low-battery situation Stamina Mode keeps it going by disabling some functions. The smartphone runs on Android Nougat OS out of the box, with Sony's custom Android skin on top. "The device also boasts of the IP65/IP68 certification making it water and dust resistant.On the optics front, there is an impressive 19-megapixel Motion Eye camera with 1/ 2.3" Exmor RS memory stacked sensor that equips the smartphone with features like Triple image sensing technology, Predictive Hybrid Autofocus, Predictive Capture, Anti-distortion shutter, 5-axis image stabilization and 960 fps super slow motion video shooting capabilities. The company has started sending out media invites for an event, which is scheduled to take place on April 4th, where Sony Xperia XZs smartphone will be released for the Indian market. On the other hand, Sony's smartphone is finally coming to India and fans will now have a great chance to get their hands on the said device.

The company has launched Xperia Li this March. The device comes in 32GB and 64GB of inbuilt storage options, expandable further via microSD slot (up to 256GB). The device measures 146x72x8.1 mm and weighs 161 grams.

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The Xperia XZs will come in three colours: ice blue, black and warm silver for a suggested retail price of RM2,899.

The nationwide preorder for both phones will begin from tomorrow until April 9, at RM2,899 for the Xperia XZs and RM1,199 for Xperia XA1.

Currently, there are no words on the pricing of the phone, but Sony will price it above Rs. 50,000.

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Pre-order customers of the XZs will get a SBH80 stereo Bluetooth headset, UCH12W Quick Charger and a silicon case while XA1 customers get a DK60 charging dock, silicon case and tempered glass screen protector.

"We are very excited to introduce our flagship smartphone, the Xperia XZ Premium, soon and we can't wait to showcase its advancements in camera display, design, and overall performance".

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