Sony Xperia Z1 Compact – Xperia Z1 with 4.3” Display – Review

Here comes Sony Xperia Z1 Compact a Xperia Z1 with 4.3” Display. Check Xperia Z1 Compact Review, price & availability details.

Last year at CES 2014 Sony Xperia Z was introduced and this year it’s the time for smaller Xperia Z1 Compact is born. Surprising everyone with the name, it’s the same handset which was earlier rumored to be as Xperia Z1s or Xperia Z1 Mini.Sony Xperia Z1 Compact Colors


Xperia Z1 Compact is identical in specifications to original device with Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad core processor and the same 20 mega pixel camera. Sony goes the Nokia way as it provides color options with Yellow, Black, Pink and White available, although the color aren’t vibrant.Sony Xperia Z1 Compact

Just like HTC One, this one is made from single Aluminium frame with tempered glass on the front and back. 2300 mAh battery will be very sufficient enough to run the device for more than a day with single charge as the display is only with size 4.3-inch.

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact key specs are –

  • Display: 4.3-inch Triluminos Display with X-Reality for Mobiles
  • Resolution: 1280 x 720pixels
  • Processor: 2.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 processor
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Software: Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
  • Primary Camera: 20.7 MP Primary Camera with Exmos RS sensor, HDR photos & videos, 1080p video recording.
  • Front Camera: 2.2 MP front-facing camera with 720p video recording
  • 9.4 mm thick and weighs 140 grams
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Storage: 16 GB internal memory + up to 64GB expandable memory via microSD card
  • Xi LTE, Wi-Fi 820.11 a/b/g/n/ac , Bluetooth 4.0 with APT-X, GPS/ GLONASS, MHL, NFC
  • Battery: 2300mAh Battery with STAMINA mode

Pricing & Availability

It will be available from February 2014 and price of the handset isn’t known to us. Expecting it to be priced at $400 or even less for the unlocked handset.