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Xperia™ Z1 Compact

The best of Sony in a compact waterproof* smartphone

Outstanding performance in the size for you

Available colours

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  • The Xperia Z1 Compact is a stunning camera phone.
  • The Xperia Z1 Compact — the best of Sony in a compact waterproof* smartphone.
  • This camera phone comes in a range of stunning colours.
  • Enjoy all the quality of a compact digital camera.
  • The Xperia Z1 Compact is made to perfectly fit your palm.

Weight

  • 137 grams

Dimensions

  • 127 x 64.9 x 9.5 mm

Camera

  • 20.7 megapixel camera with Sony Exmor RS® for mobile image sensor

Display

  • 4.3 inch TRILUMINOS™ Display for mobile with X-Reality™ for mobile picture engine
  • 16,777,216 colours, 1280x720 pixels

On the inside

  • Google Android 4.4 (Kitkat)
  • 2.2 GHz Qualcomm MSM8974 Quad Core

Durability

  • Waterproof (IP55 and IP58) ***
  • Dust-resistant (IP55) ***

Battery

  • Talk time: Up to 18 hours**
  • Standby time: Up to 670 hours**
  • Music listening time: Up to 94 hours**
  • Video playback time: Up to 12 hours**
  • Battery: 2300 mAh minimum

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Downloads and takeaways

Specifications

This is a listing of Xperia Z1 Compact main features and functions.

Camera and video

  • 20.7 megapixel camera with pulsed LED flash and auto focus
  • Burst mode
  • HDR for both picture/film
  • 8x digital zoom
  • Front-facing camera (2 MP 1080p)
  • Geotagging
  • HD video recording (1080p)
  • Image stabiliser
  • Object tracking
  • Red-eye reduction
  • Scene recognition
  • Send to web
  • Smile shutter™
  • Sony Exmor RS for mobile image sensor
  • Superior Auto
  • Sweep Panorama
  • Touch focus
  • Touch capture
  • White balance
  • Image capture, supported format: JPEG
  • Image playback, supported formats: BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, WebP
  • Video recording, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4
  • Video playback, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4, M4V, MKV, AVI, XVID, WEBM
  • Face detection

Design and display

  • 4.3”, 16,777,216 colours, 1280 x 720 pixels
  • TRILUMINOS™ Display for mobile
  • X-Reality™ for mobile picture engine
  • Face Unlock
  • Gesture input
  • STAMINA mode
  • Touch gesture - multi-touch, up to 10 fingers supported
  • Screenshot capturing
  • Throw
  • Pan & zoom

Memory

  • RAM: 2GB
  • Flash memory: Up to 16 GB****
  • Expansion slot: microSD™ card, up to 64 GB (SDXC supported)

Pre-loaded applications

  • Google Chrome*
  • Google Play*
  • Google Voice Search*
  • Google search*
  • Google Maps for Mobile with Street view*
  • Google Hangouts*
  • Sony Select
  • Web browser (WebKit)

Connectivity and communication

  • 3.5 mm audio jack (CTIA)
  • aGPS
  • ANT+ wireless technology
  • Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology
  • DLNA Certified
  • MHL support
  • Native USB tethering
  • NFC
  • Screen mirroring
  • Smart Connect
  • Synchronisation via Exchange ActiveSync®, Facebook™, Google™ and SyncML™*
  • USB charging
  • USB High speed 2.0 and Micro USB support
  • Xperia Link
  • Wi-Fi® and Wi-Fi Hotspot functionality
  • Noise suppression
  • Voice enhancement
  • Xperia Socialife*
  • Miracast™

Entertainment

  • 3D and motion gaming
  • PlayStation Certified
  • FM Radio with RDS
  • SensMe and SensMe slideshow
  • Sony Entertainment Network (selected markets only)
  • TV launcher
  • YouTube*
  • “WALKMAN” application
  • Facebook application*
  • Twitter*
  • 3D surround sound
  • Bluetooth stereo (aptX®, A2DP)
  • Clear Audio+, Clear bass, Clear Phase™ and Clear stereo
  • TrackID music recognition*
  • xLoud Experience – audio filter technology from Sony
  • Audio recording, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4, AMR
  • Audio playback, supported formats: MP3, 3GPP, MP4, ADTS, AMR, SMF, XMF, OTA, RTTTL, RTX, iMelody, WAV, OGG, FLAC

Networks

  • UMTS HSPA+ 850 (Band V), 900 (Band VIII), 1700 (Band IV), 1900 (Band II), 2100 (Band I) MHz
  • GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
  • LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20)

* Not available in all markets.

** Values are according to GSM Association Battery Life Measurement Technique as performed in controlled laboratory conditions. Actual time may vary.

*** In compliance with IP55 and IP58 standards, the Xperia™ Z1 Compact is protected against the ingress of dust and water. Provided that all ports and covers are firmly closed, the phone is (i) protected against low pressure jets of water from all practicable directions in compliance with IP55; and/or (ii) can be kept under 1.50 metres of fresh water for up to 30 minutes in compliance with IP58. The phone is not designed to float or work submerged underwater outside the IP55 or IP58 classification range that may lead to your warranty being void.

**** Memory comprises approximately 4 GB firmware, plus 12 GB of “Internal storage” for music, pictures and films, and downloaded applications and their data.