Released in July 2013 in Philippines, the Sony Xperia Z Ultra is one smartphone that came with all the goodies. Taking the best of what we love about Sony, the Xperia Z Ultra brings features from the future coupled with today’s efficiency all into one device. Read more about the Sony Xperia Z Ultra below.
Sony is one of the manufacturers that got many mentions in this year’s Mobile World Congress for their flagship smartphones which includes the Sony Xperia XZs. After its big reveal, the flagship comes with a deluxe version, the Sony Xperia XZ Premium, which will be released this year. Sony is saving the premium version for a later release, while the Xperia XZs is already available for pre-order in Asian markets like India. Here are the features of this lite phone flagship from Sony.
Recently, Sony revealed that their focus is on the Xperia X lineup. However, they still have to dedicate time into manufacturing other devices such as the rumored Xperia C6. Renders of the rumored device have been floating all over the internet, displaying Sony’s signature outer body design that can be seen in their recent smartphone models. One leak that surfaced about the Xperia C6 shows a design that is similar to the renders that appeared in the previous months.
At long last, the much-awaited Android Nougat 7.0 update will makes its way for the venerable yet relevant Sony Xperia Z5. Despite being released nearly two years ago, the Sony Xperia Z5 is still going strong since its specs are not really that dated. It may prove to be a long wait but Sony has been one of the first manufacturers that has came forward to affirm its commitment in updating its large range of smartphones during the sudden release of Android 7.0 Nougat by Google. Recently, it has just released the Android Nougat update for Sony Xperia X, XZ, X Performance and X Compact. Next, it will be Sony Xperia Z5's turn.
|Release Date in Philippines|
|Processor frequency||2.2 GHz|
|Processor model||MSM 8974|
|Display diagonal||16.4 cm (6.44")|
|Display resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Display number of colours||16.78 million colours|
|Ports & interfaces|
|Headphone connectivity||3.5 mm|
|Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)|
|Weight & dimensions|
|SIM card capability||Single SIM|
|SIM card type||MicroSIM|
|Wi-Fi standards||IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n|
|2G bands (primary SIM)||850,900,1800,1900 MHz|
|3G bands supported||850,900,1700,1900,2100 MHz|
|Near Field Communication (NFC)|
|RAM capacity||2 GB|
|Internal storage capacity||16 GB|
|Compatible memory cards||microSD (TransFlash),microSDHC,microSDXC|
|Maximum memory card size||64 GB|
|Assisted GPS (A-GPS)|
|Operating system installed||Android|
|Operating system version||4.2|
|Rear camera type||Single camera|
|Rear camera resolution (numeric)||8 MP|
|Front camera type||Single camera|
|Front camera resolution (numeric)||2 MP|
|Video recording modes||1080p|
|Video capture resolution (max)||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Battery capacity||3050 mAh|
|Talk time (3G)||14 h|
|Standby time (3G)||530 h|
|Talk time (2G)||16 h|
|Standby time (2G)||820 h|
|Continuous audio playback time||120 h|
|Continuous video playback time||7.5 h|
|Colour of product||Black|
|Protection features||Dust resistant, Water resistant|
|Radio Data System (RDS)|
|Audio formats supported||3GPP,AMR,EAC3,FLAC,M4A,MIDI,MP2,MP3,MP4,MS-ADPCM,OGG,QTFF,WAV|
|Video formats supported||3GP,MP4,MPEG2,MPEG4,VP8,WEBM|
|Image formats supported||GIF,JPG,PNG,WBMP,WEBP|
|Video compression formats||H.263,H.264,MPEG2,MPEG4,VP8|
|Subscription type||No subscription|
The Sony Xperia Z Ultra presents you firstly, with a 6.4 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 16M colour system. Scratch-resistant glass protects the Sony Xperia Z Ultra’s front while polished metal finish coats the back. The phone is known to be water resistant too up to 1.5 meters and up to 30 minutes underwater.
Although known for their cameras, Sony has downgraded in terms of camera and fitted an 8MP rear camera with a 2MP front facing camera to get your good side of selfies. The camera also comes with goodies like phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, and sweep panorama settings, so you’ll be constantly occupied trying it all out.
To come out above the market, the Sony Xperia Z Ultra has upped its game in terms of what’s powering the smartphone. To start off with, it is run on the Android OS, v4.2 (Jelly Bean) system that is upgradable to v5.1 (Lollipop) and powered by the Quad-core 2.2 GHz Krait 400 processor with a Qualcomm MSM8274 Snapdragon 800 chipset. With the combination of these two, speed is optimum and everything from gameplay to browsing is smooth.
The Xperia Z Ultra comes with 2GB RAM allowing it to keep up with the modern mid-range smartphone. In fact, the Sony Xperia Z Ultra overtakes other smartphones in its range. For storage, there is 16GB of internal with additional 64GB expandable external memory so you will always have space to store all your favourite photos, videos and other downloads. Of-course Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi, GPS and hotspot capabilities all come standard with the Sony Xperia Z Ultra.
As for battery power, you get a Li-ion 3050 mAH power cell to keep you connected throughout the day. There’s no telling how much you can discover with the Sony Xperia Z Ultra. So what are you waiting for? Get it now on iprice, or compare prices from all the best retailers in the country. Shop with iprice and save big bucks today.