Sony Xperia XZ with 23MP rear camera launched in India, availability on Amazon from October 10

Sony has launched the Xperia XZ in India with 23MP rear camera with triple image sensing technology in Forest Blue, Mineral Black, Platinum color variants starting at Rs. 49,990. According to Sony, the sensor has the capability to capture images with three times the precision. Moreover, the handset also integrates a 13MP wide angle front-facing snapper

Sony has also added two additional assisting sensors on top of the triple image sensing technology. It enables you to capture beautiful images in motion with true to life colors in virtually any conditions. The triple image sensing technology has been developed with three sensors such as – original Exmor RS, laser autofocus, and RGBC-IR.

The main attraction of Sony Xperia XZ is the addition of 5-axis video stabilization, which enables you to capture smoother and stable video recording and playbacks. The camera shakes are compensated in five different directions even when walking or while capturing extreme close-ups.

Sony Xperia XZ Specifications

On the specifications front, the Sony Xperia XZ features a 5.2-inch FHD Corning Gorilla Glass 4 TRILUMINOS display, Snapdragon 820 processor with a clock speed of 2.15GHz, Adreno 510 graphics, 3GB RAM, 64GB eMMC internal storage (expandable up to 256GB) loaded with Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Powered by a 2900mAh battery with Stamina mode and fast charging support, the Sony Xperia XZ provides support for all major connectivity features including fingerprint technology. The handset is also protected against water via IP65/68 technology.

Sony Xperia XZ to get Android Nougat support

Interestingly, Sony has revealed that the company will release an upgrade to Android Nougat in the upcoming months. Hence, you will be able to take advantage of all the features of the latest Android platform.

In addition to the triple image sensing technology, the 23MP rear camera also ships with predictive hybrid autofocus, fast capture, low-light imaging, 5X clear image zoom, 24mm wide G lens including SteadyShot with Intelligent Active Mode. Moreover, you will be able to capture videos up to 4K resolution.

Talking about the front-facing snapper, the 13MP Exmor RS sensor is equipped with f/2.0 aperture, 22mm wide angle lens and support for ISO6400. Sony Xperia XZ has specifically manufactured to provide a photo-centric experience to users.

Sony Xperia XZ Availability

Sony Xperia XZ will be available from October 10, 2016. However, you can pre-order the handset at all Sony centers, select retail outlets and exclusively from from October 1 to 10. If you pre-order the phone before October 10, you will get a SmartBand Talk – SWR30 worth Rs. 8990 free.

As part of the launch offer, you will get Quick Charger UCH12, free three months subscription of Sony LIV worth Rs. 349 and Modern Combat 5 Gameloft credits worth Rs. 780.