Experience the best of Sony in a smartphone
the precision crafted full HD smartphone
139 x 71 x 7.9 mm
5.47 x 2.79 x 0.31 inches
Talk time (up to):11 hours*
Standby time (up to): 550 hours*
5.0 inch scratch resistant TFT touchscreen
16 million colors / 1920 x1080 pixels
Android 4.1 (Jellybean)
1.5 GHz Qualcomm Quad Core
13 megapixel Exmor RS camera with Auto focus and flash
2MP, Exmor R, front facing camera (1080p)
*Values are according to GSM Association Battery Life Measurement Technique. Battery performance may vary depending on network conditions and configurations, and phone usage.
**Xperia Z is rated IP55 and IP57 according to the International Protection classification system. IP5x indicates the phone is dust protected, IPx5 indicates protection against water jets, and IPx7 indicates protection against the effects of immersion if the device is dropped in fresh water under up to 1 meter (3.3 feet) of submersion for a maximum duration 30 minutes.
Smart, sleek, & durable
Xperia Z has beautiful rounded edges and smooth, reflective surfaces on all sides, which are held together by an innovative skeleton frame. The slim 7.9 mm body, with its reflective glass surface not only looks and feels slick, but Xperia Z is water-resistant and dust-resistant. The durable tempered glass used on the front and back is stronger than conventional glass.
Feel like you’re there with a razor sharp & super bright display
Feel like you’re part of the action with the 1920x1080 full HD Reality Display. With Xperia Z’s high pixel density and brightness, you can view super sharp images even in direct sunlight. Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2 technology automatically optimizes images so they’re sharper and brighter. It also offers you superb contrast and color management
Stunning photos and videos
Our smartphone cameras are built with the same expertise and leading camera technology to bring you ultra-sharp photos and videos, wherever and whenever. Xperia Z features Exmor RS for mobile, the world's first image sensor with HDR video for smartphones, so you can take beautiful stills and movies even against strong light with the primary camera. The front-facing camera uses the Exmor R for Mobile image sensor, making it the first dual Exmor R device. Not a pro with settings? Superior Auto mode automatically activates HDR and noise reduction.
One-touch connectivity from Sony
Sharing with friends and connecting your world has never been easier. With FC (Near Field Communication), One-touch functionality connects NFC-enabled devices in a single tap. Share photos, websites, contacts and more between two Xperia Smartphones1, listen out loud from your Xperia Z to your NFC-enabled speaker or headphones, or see contents on your phone directly on your TV2.
1. Xperia smartphones must be NFC capable with Android 4.0 and higher.
2. Requires NFC-enabled BRAVIA TV that is screen-mirroring capable.
This phone is not locked to any specific carrier and comes unlocked by the manufacturer. It can be used with a GSM network service provider of your choice. It does not come with a SIM card, and it requires that you provide a SIM card from your selected service provider.
This phone is compatible with cellular networks that support GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 and HSPA Bands 850/1900/2100. In areas not served by a 3G data network, you'll continue to receive 2G data service (depending on network compatibility).
The downloading of maps, games, music and videos and uploading of images and videos involves transferring large amounts of data. Your service provider may charge for the data transmission, and the availability of particular services and features may vary by carrier.
For more information on the product, see the “Important Information” guide included with the phone.