Sony plans to launch the Xperia Z with 6.4 Inch Display, 2.2 GHz Quad Core Snapdragon Processor, 8 MP Rear and 2 MP front facing camera, 2 GB RAM with 16 GB internal storage expandable up to 64 GB, Android 4.2.2 and 3050 mAh battery.
As per a press release on the official blog owned by Sony that clearly states the company announcing the Xperia Z Ultra Super Smart phone. The official announcement was made on June 25th, 2013 at Mobile Asia Expo, Shanghai.
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The Xperia Z Ultra is considered to be the next revolution in premium large-screen Android smart phone entertainment.
The device is the world's slimmest smart phone (Sony Claims) with 212 gm of weight and 6.5 mm thickness. It also sports IP58 certification that makes it a dust and water proof device (water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes).
Xperia Z Ultra has got the latest, largest high-resolution 6.4” Full TRILUMINOS™ capacitive touch screen display with X-Reality for mobile. Features 1920 x 1080 screen resolutions which produces 344 ppi pixels per inch. The display houses shatter proof and scratch resistant glass for protection.
For multitasking and faster processing, the Xperia Z Ultra features Quad Core CPU clocked at 2.2 GHz that is a Qualcomm MSM8274 or MSM8974 (depends on where you buy it from) Snapdragon 800 chipset coupled with Adreno 330 GPU for gaming and high graphic intensive jobs.
Th device houses a decent storage specification with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 64 GB. Now playing high end games with speed will be an ease as this device sports the best gaming experience ever.
The device will be powered by Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean out of the box.
Now since it is a Sony build device you can expect high end quality camera in built, Xperia Z Ultra has got 8 MP rear camera with Auto Focus and the dedicated camera application features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, image stabilization, HDR, sweep panorama etc. A front facing 2 MP is also available for video conferencing over 3G and video chats over Wi-Fi. Both are equally capable of HD video recording.
The device is capable of GPRS, EDGE, Wlan, Blue tooth v4.0 with A2DP, NFC and micro USB v2.0, A-GPS with GLONASS.
The device comes in different model numbers namely Sony Xperia Z Ultra HSPA+ C6802, Sony Xperia Z Ultra LTE C6806, Sony Xperia Z Ultra LTE C6833.
2G Network - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network - LTE 700 / 850 / 900/ 1700 / 1900 / 2100 / 2600 - Model C6806 and
LTE 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 2600 - Model C6833
Expected Release or Launch in India
Sony is planning to launch the device officially somewhere in September this year. But its an expected time, the exact dates can only be put forward once Sony officially announces the launch date.
Prices may vary as per geo graphical territories but as the device is an high end one, you can expect it be be somewhere between Rs. 40000 to Rs. 48000 price range [USD 672 to USD 805].