Sony prices Xperia Z1 at Rs 44,990; SmartWatch 2 at Rs 14,990

Sony has launched its latest flagship smartphone in India – the Xperia Z1 at Rs 44,990. Yesterday was a big day for Samsung as it launched the Galaxy Note 3 in India at Rs 49,900.

But today, Sony came to India with three gizmos including the Xperia Z1, Smart Watch 2 and two attachable lenses for smartphones – QX10 and QX100.

Xperia Z1 -colors

Samsung also unveiled its Galaxy Gear smart watch in India and kept the price tag at Rs 22,990. Sony took on Samsung by releasing the SmartWatch 2 priced at Rs 14,990. QX10 and QX100, which are priced at Rs 12,990 and Rs 24,990 respectively, are attachable lenses which can turn your smartphone into a digital camera.

Xperia Z1 specs

  • 5-inch TFT Capacitive Touchscreen
  • Expandable Storage Capacity of 64 GB
  • Full HD Recording
  • Wi-Fi Enabled
  • 20.7 MP Primary Camera
  • Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS
  • 2 MP Secondary Camera
  • 2.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 Quad Core Processor

SmartWatch 2 specs

  • 42 x 9 x 41 mm
  • 122.5 grams
  • 1.6-inch display (220 x 176 pixels)
  • Water-resistant
  • Bluetooth 3.0
  • Features include Email, Gmail, Facebook and Twitter

Stay tuned for a hands-on review and the first impressions.

Anand B


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