Sony Xperia XZs is the company’s latest flagship offering. First showcased at the MWC 2017, the smartphone has just landed in India. Priced at Rs. 49,990, the Xperia XZs comes with the Snapdragon 820 chipset combined with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB of internal memory.
The main allure of the IP68 water and dust resistant phone lies in its camera department. Its 19 MP primary shooter can record HD slow motion videos at a whopping 960 frames per second.
The Sony Xperia XZs will go for sale starting on April 11, through various offline retailers as well as online from Flipkart.
Sony Xperia XZs Specifications
|Key Specs||Sony Xperia XZs|
|Display||5.2 inch IPS LCD|
|Screen Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Operating System||Android 7.1 Nougat|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 820|
2 x 2.15 GHz Kryo
2 x 1.6 GHz Kryo
|microSD card||Yes, upto 256GB|
|Primary Camera||19 MP, f/2.0, EIS, predictive PDAF, Laser Autofocus, LED flash|
|Secondary Camera||13 MP, f/2.0, 1.12 µm pixel size|
|Fingerprint Sensor||Yes (side-mounted)|
|Dimensions||146 x 72 x 8.1 mm|
Sony Xperia XZs Photo Gallery
The device comes with Sony’s loop design with curved sides. Powering the Xperia XZs is a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor with Adreno 530 GPU.
Sony Xperia XZs is a smaller variant of Xperia XZ with a 5.2 inch Triluminous IPS LCD Display. Just above the display you will find earpiece and front camera.
Below the display there are three capacitive navigation buttons. Loudspeaker is placed below the display.
On the right side you will find the fingerprint sensor cum power button, volume rocker and the dedicated camera button.
On the left hand side there is the sim card slot.
Backside of the phone houses powerful 19-megapixel camera with LED flash.
On the top, you will find the 3.5mm audio jack and the secondary mic for noise cancellation.
On the bottom, you will find the USB Type C port and the primary mic.
The Sony Xperia XZs is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset, with 4 Kryo cores and Adreno 530 GPU. The phone comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage, with support for microSD cards up to 256GB.
It comes with a 2900 mAh battery and supports Quick Charge 3.0.
Sony Xperia XZs comprises of powerful 19-megapixel camera with Predictive Phase Detection and Hybrid Autofocus. You can also capture 960 fps super slow motion videos in up to 720p resolution. It is one of the two phones in the world that support ultra slo-mo 960fps recording, with the Xperia XZ Premium being the other phone to support it.
It has features like 1/2.3 inch sensor size, geo tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR and panorama.
On front you get 13-megapixel f/2.0 aperture camera with 1/3 inch sensor size.
Price and Availability
The Sony Xperia XZs has been priced at Rs. 49,990 in India. It comes in Warm Silver, Ice Blue and Black colour options. The device will be sold in stores across the country as well as on Flipkart. It will be available for purchase starting April 11th.
The Xperia XZs is a very decent offering from Sony. It boasts of some really excellent features, with its cameras being the centre of attraction. What might hurt the phone is its pricing, with a bunch of decent options being available at lower prices.