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Sony announces waterproof Xperia Z1S and Z1 Compact, pre-orders for Xperia Z1S begin on January 13


After debuting water-resistance technnology with Sony Xperia Z, the tech massive will get into deeper waters through saying Xperia Z1S and Sony Xperia Z1 Compact.

The Z1S can be solely launched on T-Cell in United States.

Sony Xperia Z1S
Consistent with the corporate, the brand new device can face up to immersion in water as deep as four.5 ft for half-hour

Sony additionally enhanced on the water-sealed design by means of making the topphone connector water resistant too, so there isn’t a want for rubber quilt like the one who was once wanted for Xperia Z. There is additionally a devoted camera button, enabling underwater pictures.

The phone used to be unveiled at CES 2014 in Las Vegas.

Key specs:
* 5-inch show identical to the Xperia Z
* The decision of the camera has elevated to twenty.7MP, from 13MP within the Z. It additionally features a 2-megapixel entrance-dealing with camera
* Bodily button for image-taking underwater
* 2.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm MSM8974 processor together with 2GB of RAM
* 32GB of in-built storage, despite the fact that no phrase on expandable storage
* 3000mAh battery
*  Connectivity choices on the Xperia Z1 embrace Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, Xperia Hyperlink and 3G

Preorders for the Sony Xperia Z1S start on January thirteen, and the phone formally goes on sale January 22.  The phone will value $528 ( roughly Rs 37,500)  thru T-Cellular, paid thru 24 month-to-month installments of $22.

Sony Xperia Z1C
The Jap tech massive has now not printed the pricing of the Xperia Z1 Compact as of now.

Alternatively, the corporate has printed that the Xperia Z1 Compact can be positioned between the Xperia Z1 and the earlier Xperia Z sensiblephone versions.

Key specs:
* four.three-inch Triluminos HD (1,280×720 pixels) show with X-Fact engine for mobiles and is powered by using a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor clocked at 2.2GHz.
* 2GB of RAM
* 16GB of inner storage that may be improved to as much as 64GB the use of a microSD card
* 2,300mAh battery with Stamina mode and is water-proof and dustproof like different contemporary Xperia goodphones.
* It features a 20.7-megapixel Exmor RS sensor, BIONZ processing engine and LED flash, supplemented with a 2-megapixel camera on the entrance.
* Connectivity choices embrace 3G beef up, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, GPS and on the software entrance, it runs on Android four.three Jelly Bean.

The provision of the device out there is awaited.