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Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact launched in India

Sony has launched two new Xperia smartphones in India – Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact. The devices are priced at Rs. 51,990 and Rs. 44,990, respectively. The Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact come in Black, Copper, Green and White colors. Both the Xperia smartphone are now available across the country.

The Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 compact run Android 4.4 KitKat OS, powered by a 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor paired with an Adreno 330 GPU. Both Xperia phones have identical 16GB of internal storage, expandable up-to 128GB via microSD card slot. The Xperia Z3 has 3GB RAM, while the Xperia Z3 compact comes with 2GB of RAM. With the Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact, Sony introduced PS4 Remote Play that allows you to use the handset as a remote display to connect and control games on the PS4.

Both the smartphones have 20.7-megapixel rear facing camera with Sony G lens, 1/2.3″Sony Exmor RS Sensor, 4K video recording and a 2.2-megapixel front facing camera which can record video in 1080p FullHD. The new Xperia phones are 4G LTE-capable devices and support 3 HSPA+ connectivity, WiFi, GPS/ GLONASS, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, MHL and 3.5mm audio jack connectivity options. Both have IP65/68 rating for dust-proof and water resistance

The Sony Xperia Z3 has a 5.2-inch 1080p Triluminos screen with 600 cd brightness and Live Colour LED and the display is powered by X-Reality engine. The device is fueled by  a 3100 mAh battery with STAMINA mode. It has Sony DSEE HX audio technology and FM Radio with RDS.The smartphone measures 7.3mm in thickness and weight just 152 grams.

The Xperia Z3 Compact features a 4.6-inch 720p Triluminos Display with X reality engine for Mobiles. It has front-facing Dual stereo speakers and a 2600 mAh battery with STAMINA mode.  It weighs 129 grams and measures 8.6mm in thickness.

New Moto X (2nd Gen.) smartphone goes on sale in India via flipkart – Officially announced in September 5, the new new Moto X with 16GB internal storage now available to buy on Flipkart and start shipping in the second week of October for Rs. 31,999. The e-commerce website also announced lunch day offer with 100% cashback recharge vouchers worth Rs. 1200/- from FreeCharge, Rs.1000 off on Motorola deck speaker, Coupons worth Rs. 1,500 for purchases on Myntra App and Cash Back on EMI for 6 months on HDFC/ICICI credit cards.

Sony Xperia Z3 specs

  • Display : 5.2-inch 1080p Triluminos Display with Live Colour LED, 600 cd brightness powered by X-Reality engine
  • Processor : 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor (MSM8974AC)
  • GPU : Adreno 330 GPU
  • OS : Android 4.4.4 KitKat
  • Memory : 3GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, expandable up-to 128GB via microSD card
  • Primary Camera : 20.7MP Exmor RS camera sensor, 4K video recording
  • Secondary Camera : 2.2MP camera with 1080p video recording
  • Sony DSEE HX audio technology
  • IP65/68 rating for dust-proof and water resistance
  • Connectivity : 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth 4.0 with APT-X, WiFi 820.11 a/b/g/n
  • GPS/ GLONASS, NFC, MHL 3.0, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio with RDS
  • Battery : 3100mAh Battery with STAMINA mode
  • Weighs : 152 grams

Sony Xperia Z3 compact Specs

  • Display : 4.6-inch 1280 x 720 pixels Triluminos Display powered by X-Reality for Mobiles
  • Processor : 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor (MSM8974AC)
  • GPU : Adreno 330 GPU
  • OS : Android 4.4.4 KitKat
  • Memory : 3GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, expandable upto 128GB via microSD card
  • Primary Camera : 20.7MP Exmor RS camera sensor, 4K video recording
  • Secondary Camera : 2.2MP camera with 1080p video recording
  • Dual stereo front-facing speakers
  • IP65/68 rating for dust-proof and water resistance
  • Connectivity : 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth 4.0 with APT-X, WiFi 820.11 a/b/g/n
  • GPS/ GLONASS, MHL, NFC, 3.5mm audio jack
  • Battery : 2600mAh Battery with STAMINA mode
  • Weight : 129 grams

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