Your guide to buying a Sony Xperia Z

Your guide to buying a Sony Xperia Z 10/04/2015
The Sony Xperia Z is at the higher end of the smartphone market. If you’re looking to upgrade, read Sprout’s guide to buying a Sony Xperia Z.
Your guide to buying a Sony Xperia Z

For the higher end of the smartphone market, you can’t go past the Sony Xperia Z. Sony is trying its best to keep pace with its major rivals Apple and Samsung, but the Xperia series (Z1 and Z2) stands in its own right.

If you’re looking to upgrade your smartphone, here’s your guide to buying a Sony Xperia Z.

Specifications for the Xperia Z

The Xperia Z model smartphones runs on Android 4.4 (Kitkat) operating system for a smart and immersive experience. The bright and razor sharp 5 inch display takes stunning shots with the quality you’d expect from expert camera makers, Sony. With their latest leap into integrated personal devices like the SmartWatch and SmartTags, the Xperia Z stands tall against its major competitors.

  • Weight: 146g

  • Dimensions: L139 x W71 x D7.9mm

  • Display: 5.0 inches at 1920 x 1080 pixels

  • Battery: Talk time up to 11 hours, Standby up to 550 hours

  • Camera: 13 MP Exmor RS camera with Auto focus and flash + 2.2 MP front-facing

Not forgetting the other important feature; the Xperia Z is water resistant and dust resistant!

Before you buy

When considering a new phone, there are a few things you’ll want to check. The first point is to compare the costs between buying the phone outright or as part of a network plan. If buying outright is better for you, then monitor the prices and wait for the release hype to die down.

Storage capacity is another big one but you can judge your needs on your current usage and back up habits. Physical specifications on the phone are also important. The new era of 5+ inch displays, means it’s a good idea to test out the Xperia Z in store, get the feel for it in your hand, the weight and display too.

Sony Xperia Z phone cases

Get the look you want with Sprout’s Xperia Z phone cases and accessories. Our range of phone cases includes a stylish and convenient Side Flip Wallet Case for the Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z2, and even our toughest or the tough Tuff cases for the Z1 Compact.

With free delivery for orders over $20 and a money back guarantee, Sprout brings you innovative accessories for all the latest smartphones and devices. Find a store near you or shop right now!

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