Xperia Z1 to be priced at Rs 62,000 in India

Xperia Z1 smartphone will be priced at Rs 62,000 in India. (Update: Xperia Z1 priced at Rs 44,990)

The price is based on information available on official Sony Mobile site.

The smartphone major is taking pre-orders at GBP 599 (Rs 62,688) in some of the global mobile markets.

Xperia Z1-preorder

Deliveries are expected to start at the end of September. The product is expected to be launched in India on September 18.

For comparison, Apple iPhone 5 16 GB unlocked mobile phone featuring iOS 6 and 1.2 GHz Dual-core processor is priced at Rs 45,500.

Tech specs of Xperia Z1 smartphone

  • 169 grams
  • 144.4 x 73.9 x 8.5 mm
  • 20.7 megapixel camera with Sony Exmor RS for mobile image sensor
  • 5.0 inch Full HD TRILUMINOS Display for mobile with X-Reality for mobile picture engine
  • 16,777,216 colours, 1920×1080 pixels
  • Google Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
  • 2.2 GHz Qualcomm MSM8974 Quad Core
  • Waterproof (IPX5 and IPX8)
  • Dustproof (IP5X)
  • 3000 mAh battery
  • Talk time: Up to 14 hours
  • Standby time: Up to 550 hours
  • Music listening time: Up to 40 hours
  • Video playback time: Up to 5.5 hours
  • RAM 2GB memory
  • Flash memory up to 16 GB
  • Expansion slot microSD card up to 64 GB

(Update: Sony prices Xperia Z1 at Rs 44,990; SmartWatch 2 at Rs 14,990)

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