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Sony Xperia XZ Compact - Releasing in Hong Kong soon!

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Specs of Sony Xperia XZ Compact

Release Date in Hong Kong
ModelXZ
DateMay 2017
Processor
Processor frequency2.2 GHz
Processor familyQualcomm Snapdragon
Processor model820
Processor cores4
64-bit computing
Display
Display diagonal13.2 cm (5.2")
Display resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
Touchscreen
Orientation sensor
Screen shapeFlat
Aspect ratio16:9
Touch technologyMulti-touch
Touchscreen typeCapacitive
Second display
Ports & interfaces
USB port
USB connector typeUSB Type-C
Headphone connectivity3.5 mm
Weight & dimensions
Weight161 g
Width72 mm
Depth8.1 mm
Height146 mm
Networking
3G
4G
Wi-Fi
SIM card typeNanoSIM
2G standardsEDGE, GPRS, GSM
3G standardsHSPA+,UMTS
4G standardLTE
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi standardsIEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n
Bluetooth version4.2 LE
Bluetooth profilesA2DP, AVCTP, GAP, GAVDP, HFP, HID, OPP, Pan, SPP
2G bands (primary SIM)850,900,1800,1900 MHz
3G bands supported800,850,900,1700,1900,2100 MHz
Tethering (modem-mode)
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Storage
RAM capacity3 GB
Internal storage capacity32 GB
Compatible memory cardsMicroSD (TransFlash)
Maximum memory card size256 GB
USB mass storage
Navigation
Position location
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)
GPS (satellite)
GLONASS
Electronic compass
Barometer
Wi-Fi positioning
Software
Operating system installedAndroid
Operating system version6
Camera
Rear camera typeSingle camera
Rear camera resolution (numeric)23 MP
Auto focus
Built-in flash
Front camera typeSingle camera
Front camera resolution (numeric)13 MP
Zoom capability
Digital zoom8x
Face detection
ISO sensitivity12800
White balanceAuto
Video recording
Video recording modes1080p,2160p
Flash typeLED
Geotagging
Multi-shot
Self-timer
Night mode
Sensor typeExmor RS
Smile detection
Battery
Battery capacity2900 mAh
Talk time (3G)17.5 h
Standby time (3G)610 h
Talk time (2G)11.67 h
Standby time (2G)600 h
Standby time (4G)590 h
Continuous audio playback time78 h
Continuous video playback time11 h
Design
Form factorBar
Colour of productBlue
International Protection (IP) codeIP68
Protection featuresWater resistant
Fingerprint reader
Performance
Video call
Graphics adapterAdreno 530
Personal info management (PIM)Alarm clock, Calculator, Notes
PersonalizationIcons, Menu, Shortcuts
Support for contact groups
Microphone mute
ThemesWallpapers
Subscription
Subscription typeNo subscription

Reviews of Sony Xperia XZ Compact

topnewreview.com
Reviewed on 2018-04-02
Bear with us here, because this gets confusing. e last high-end smartphone we saw from Sony, the Xperia X, was a quality product but lacked exciting innovations. We weren't the only ones to feel that way, and Sony seems to have got the message: while the...
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photographyblog.com
Reviewed on 2017-02-28
The Xperia XZ is Sony's flagship smartphone. It features a 23-megapixel rear camera, along with a 13-megapixel front camera. Other features of the rear camera include a 24mm Sony “G” lens, 5x Clear Image Zoom (digital zoom), a high ISO speed of 12800 and...
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laptopmedia.com
Reviewed on 2017-01-17
Stylish, sturdy and water-resistant metal construction, 5.2-inch Full HD display with Triluminos and X Reality technologies and handy features, Durable battery and useful power saving modes, Fingerprint scanner, USB Type-C and Quick Charge 3.0 technology...
Extremely prone to fingerprints, Slightly uncomfortable placement of the volume controls
Last year Sony introduced the new Xperia X lineup which seems to be a successor to the Xperia Z series. It made a bold appearance with three new models – Xperia X, Xperia X Performance and Xperia XA, which were followed by Xperia XA Ultra. A bit later, in...
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dxomark.com
Reviewed on 2016-12-23
Generally good target exposures even in very lowlight conditions, Fast and accurate autofocus in all lighting conditions, particularly in bright light, Very pleasant color rendering and white balance in bright light, Details are wellpreserved and noise is...
Halos, ringing, moiré and other artifacts visible in images shot in bright light, Loss of sharpness in the corners of the image compared to the center, Details are lost in lowcontrast areas, with coarse luminance noise visible, In highcontrast scenes, det...
For smartphone photography enthusiasts, Sony's latest flagship offering, the Xperia XZ, features a 23Mp 1/2.3”-type sensor (5520x4140 pixels)and a wide-angle 24mm-equivalent f/2 lens. Achieving an overall DxOMark Mobile score of 87 points, compared to 88...
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dpreview.com
Reviewed on 2016-11-25
Very good highcontrast detail in bright conditions, Comfortable to hold and operate, Physical shutter button provides real camera feel, Manual control of shutter speed, Very good electronic stabilization and stable AF in video mode, Front camera captures...
Smeared detail, luminance noise and artifacts at base ISO, Strong lens softness in the corners of the frame, Lack of detail and soft edges at higher ISO values, Occasionally unreliable WB when flash is mixed with other light sources, Lack of OIS can lead...
The Xperia XZ is the top-of-the-line model in Sony's Xperia X series and comes with some of the latest technologies implemented in its camera module. A Sony IMX300 1/2.3” 23MP image sensor with on-sensor phase detection is accompanied by a laser that meas...
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tomsguide.com
Reviewed on 2016-11-18
Bright displa, Comfortable gri, Solid image stabilization on video, Impressive battery life
Doesn't live up to blur-free promis, Photos shot in daylight appear too brigh, Distorted color in low-light shots
Boasting 5-axis image stabilization along with a 23-megapixel rear camera capable of capturing 4K video, Sony’s $699 Xperia XZ clearly hopes to unseat the Galaxy S7 Edge and the iPhone 7 Plus as the camera phone champ. However, while Sony’s 5.2-inch phone...
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brighthand.com
Reviewed on 2016-11-16
Great design and finish, IP68 certificated, Decent battery autonomy, Fluid performance
Lowlight pics noisy, Fingerprint reader is not active in USA, No FM radio
The Sony Xperia XZ smartphone is eye candy thanks to its credible build and recognizably square design. It's Sony's latest flagship, which is a touch more advanced than previous Xperias, and nearly in line with other flagships from HTC, Samsung, and Apple...
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notebookcheck.net
Reviewed on 2016-11-10
stylish design, good software, various settings for sound and video, fast fingerprint sensor, reliable camera, high-resolution front camera, good pictures, clear speech quality, MHL, NFC, USB-OTG, precise controls, even illumination, bright display, low...
advertisement apps, very high energy use, slow memory transfer speeds, GPS module takes long to find a lock, high color deviations in the display
The Visionary. Sony wants a revolution: the Xperia XZ aims to change our everyday life. However, with the exception of its 23 MP camera, most of its specifications are quite ordinary. Let us find out what this Sony flagship model is capable of...
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91mobiles.com
Reviewed on 2016-11-04
Compact design, Good gaming performance, Good call quality
Underwhelming rear camera, Clunky software UI, Expensive
"Does the Sony Xperia XZ have what it takes to win the title of the best flagship smartphone?"Reinvigorating its mobile division in extremis, Sony adopted a strategy where it streamlined its entire smartphone business. In fact, Sony has categorically stat...
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cnet.com
Reviewed on 2016-10-19
Sony's Xperia XZ looks good, it won't die when you spill your drink on it and its bold screen makes mobile games look great
Its battery life doesn't impress, and nor does the camera. Its full HD display isn't as high resolution as most of its rivals
Sony needs to get it together. I've reviewed its phones -- from the top of the line down to the most basic -- for several years now, and I hate to see the Xperia family decline. Hard truth: It just can't keep up with its competitors. Take this "flagship"...
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androidheadlines.com
Reviewed on 2016-10-12
Build Quality, Camera, Battery Life, Software experience, Carrier Unlocked
Display, Fingerprint magnet backside, Omission of the fingerprint reader, Position of the volume rocker and power button, No CDMA support
In 2016, Sony opted to change their flagship lineup of smartphones from the Xperia Z to the Xperia X. Having announced a slew of Xperia X devices at Mobile World Congress in February. The company announced the Xperia X Compact and Xperia XZ at IFA in Berl...
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androidauthority.com
Reviewed on 2016-10-11
Fantastic build quality, Comfortable in hand feel, Software is clean and easy to use, Great camera, MicroSD slot, Hi-Res audio support, Vibrant display
Front-facing speakers are weak, High price point, No fingerprint sensor (U.S. model)
Sony may be done with the Z series, but the letter returns with the company's latest addition to their flagship X range, with the Xperia XZ . Introduced alongside the much smaller Xperia X Compact at IFA a little over a month ago, this high-end smartphone...
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phonearena.com
Reviewed on 2016-09-23
Stylish design with goodlooking and original color selection, Waterproof, Dual frontfiring speakers, Expandable storage
Counterintuitive camera interface, No fingerprint scanner in the US, Colors on the display are not properly balanced, appear bluish, Expected to ship with Android 6 in times when Android 7 Nougat phones enter the market
Sony is on an aggressive schedule: while most other companies are launching their new flagship phones once in a year, Sony is updating its top-line Xperia phones much more often, with a new phone every six months or so. Last fall, we had the Xperia Z5, t...
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recombu.com
Reviewed on 2016-09-23
Dependable camera, Smooth sailor, Crisp, colourful visuals
Scratchy, hand-filling design
Sony Xperia XZ Review: Sony's latest 2016 flagship phone is a beast, packing a sexed-up camera with new low-light features inside a sleek, water-resistant body. But is the Xperia XZ a serious rival for the Galaxy S7, OnePlus 3 and other awesome Androids?...
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chipchick.com
Reviewed on 2016-09-02
The Android smartphone turf war has one major front now — camera quality. It's still the one smartphone feature that has the potential to improve by leaps and bounds in the near future, and it's become one of the main reasons consumers pick one phone over...
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androidcentral.com
Reviewed on 2016-09-01
Impressive display, even at 1080p, Solid performance, Camera a decent allround performer, Water resistance, Clean, welldesigned software
Boring design, Smudgy back panel, No fingerprint security in U.S, Large, thick form factor with big bezels, Camera scene detection color wonk
Sony's late-2016 flagship is the phone it needed six months ago, with some of the most important upgrades in years for an Xperia phone. But is it enough?The more things change, the more they stay the same. With the apparently sunsetting of the Xperia Z li...
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pcmag.com
Reviewed on 2016-09-01
23-megapixel camera designed for improved low-light performance
Not much different than the Xperia X Performance
The Xperia XZ, announced at IFA in Berlin, is the latest entrant in Sony's Xperia X phone series. Among siblings like the top-tier X Performance, the midrange Xperia X, and the budget XA, the XZ falls on the higher end of the spectrum. It has hardware l...
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eftm.com.au
Reviewed on 2017-07-26
When I first saw what the Sony Xperia XZ Premium was capable of earlier this year, I knew it would be a great phone. And that's confirmed having tested it for the last few weeks.On sale now at JB Hi-Fi, Telstra, Optus, Virgin and direct from Sony – this i...
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ausdroid.net
Reviewed on 2017-02-26
The Sony Xperia XZ misses out nothing and brings a lot of solid features to the table. If you're a Sony fan and wanting to know if this is a phone you should get, then yes, yes it is. What about everyone else? If having a ultra fast loading camera is cruc...
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whistleout.com.au
Reviewed on 2017-02-09
Unique design, comfortable to hold, Side-facing fingerprint reader is clever, Water-resistant
Awkward volume rocker placement, Photos can lack fine detail when zoomed in, Sony has historically been slow with security updates
Outright Cost: $899The Xperia XZ is Sony's second flagship smartphone from 2016, following up the Xperia X Performance. The etymology is all a bit confusing, but the XZ is technically Sony's new premium device, and after a couple of missteps, Sony has man...
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