Introducing the Xperia Z1 Compact
The Xperia Z1 Compact is everything you expect in a premium smartphone, beautifully crafted to fit perfectly in the palm of your hand. Capture stunningly beautiful photos and videos using the same technology as featured in our compact digital cameras. Easily move all your valuable content from your smartphone to your new Xperia Z1 Compact with Xperia™ Transfer. Best of all, the Xperia Z1 Compact is waterproof* and comes in a range of colours.
The perfect moment deserves the perfect camera
Featuring a camera as good as our compact digital cameras, this advanced camera phone comes with Superior Auto. This default camera setting recognises up to 36 scene types and adjusts the settings automatically, so you can get the best photos, anywhere and at any time. So sit back, enjoy the moment and let your Xperia Z1 Compact do the thinking for you.
The world’s best camera in a waterproof compact smartphone¹
Funny faces underwater. Beautiful scenery. Or the graceful brushstrokes on a hand painted vase. The Xperia Z1 Compact combines a large 1/2.3” 20.7 MP Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor, Sony’s award-winning G Lens and the intelligent BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine. For pictures that are sharp, blur-free and absolutely stunning.
¹ Based on the results of research conducted by Strategy Analytics as of 18 December 2013. Get more information on our test results page.
Discover apps that open up new experiences
Afraid you pressed the shutter button too late? Timeshift burst takes 61 frames within just 2 seconds, starting even before you press the shutter. Want to share a special occasion with family and friends? Then use Social live to broadcast videos live via Facebook. Xperia Z1 Compact comes with several innovative camera apps that go way beyond traditional image taking as we know it.
Designed for you to enjoy wherever you go
Discover a waterproof* beauty
The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact has been carefully crafted using only premium materials and clean lines. Its IP55/IP58 rating means that this slim and sleek camera phone is waterproof* and dust resistant. This 4.3” beauty fits perfectly in the palm of your hand.
* Covers must be shut. Only in freshwater up to 1.5 m for 30 minutes. Find out more about the phone’s IP rating
Xperia Transfer is an ultra-easy and safe app that’ll help you move your contacts, photos, bookmarks, apps, music, messages and much more from your old Android or iOS device to your new Xperia Z1 Compact.
And with Xperia Transfer Mobile, the switch is now even easier. No need to use your PC or Mac. Transfer directly from phone to phone.
Bluer blues. Redder reds. Unparalleled sharpness.
The world’s sharpest display in a waterproof compact smartphone²
Richer, truer colours, and super sharp images. The Xperia Z1 Compact is built with the latest Sony BRAVIA® technologies optimised for mobile and offers an amazing viewing experience every time
² Specifications verified by Strategy Analytics as of 18 December 2013. Get more information on our test results page.
The world’s best battery performance in a premium compact smartphone³
Fast performance and better battery life
The wait is over. Xperia Z1 Compact‘s quad-core processor gives you super speed. With its intelligent battery management and long lasting 2300 mAh battery, you’ll be powered up on-the-go and around the clock.
³ Based on the results of battery performance testing conducted by Strategy Analytics between 25 November and 6 December 2013. Get more information on our test results page.
Experience the magic of wireless NFC technology
To give you an even richer experience, the Xperia Z1 Compact pairs perfectly with a range of electronic devices. And because these devices are NFC-enabled, it means that they can connect to your smartphone with just one touch.
Discover an endless world of entertainment
Millions of songs. Amazing blockbusters. And all the hottest games you could wish for. Combining the best of Sony technologies, our media apps* give you seamless access to online and offline entertainment.
* Sony Entertainment Network services are not available, or may not be supported, in every country and language.
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Xperia™ in Business
Secure access to email and company networks – the Xperia Z1 Compact is a business-ready smartphone.
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