Sony is all set to release its new smartphone Sony Xperia XZs for its Indian consumers. The Xperia XZs will be available for purchase in India from Tuesday onwards, via e-commerce retail store Flipkart and offline retail stores as well. The phone is up for pre-order on Flipkart at a best buy price of Rs. 49,990, a 3 percent off from original price retailing at Rs. 51,990. The online retail store is also offering flat Rs. 2000 off on the new smartphone from Sony.
To remind, Sony India launched the Sony Xperia XZs, an addition from its new flagship lineup in India on April 3. The Japanese consumer electronics giant officially introduced the smartphone along with Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XA1, and Xperia XA1 Ultra smartphones at MWC, late February this year.
The highlight of the Sony Xperia XZs is its camera that bears 19-megapixel rear Motion Eye sensor and records super slow motion video at 960fps (frames per second) in 720p.
In terms of specifications, the Sony Xperia XZs features a 5.2-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) Triluminos display. The smartphone runs Android 7.0 Nougat, and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor coupled with Adreno 510 GPU and 4GB RAM. The device has 64GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 256GB via microSD card.
As for the optics, the Sony Xperia XZs gets a 19-megapixel Motion Eye camera that has a memory stacked sensor and is equipped with Sony’s SteadyShot technology, a sensor based 5-axis image stabilization system. On the front, it has Its 13-megapixel sensor that comes along with a 22mm wide-angle lens, an f/2.0 aperture, and SteadyShot 5-axis stabilisation.
Sony Xperia XZs the smaller version of Sony’s premium smartphone Xperia XZ also features IP65/68 rating for dust and water resistance. The handset has a battery backup of 2900mAh battery and comes with Quick Charge 3.0 support. The device measures 146x72x8.1 mm and weighs 161 grams. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, NFC, and USB Type-C (USB 3.1) port. The sensors on the board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor.
The dual-SIM Sony Xperia XZs smartphone will be available in three colour options-Ice Blue, Warm Silver, and Black.