News: Sony Xperia Z1 will be available in Singapore, from Oct 2013

Announced earlier this month at IFA 2013 in Berlin, the stunning new Xperia Z1 is the first smartphone to include Sony’s award-winning “G Lens” with a 27mm wide angle and bright F2.0 aperture, custom made large 1/2.3-type CMOS image sensor Exmor RS for mobile with 20.7MP and a BIONZ for mobile image processing engine,  will be available soon in Singapore.

Xperia Z1 from Sony Mobile will be available in Sony stores, Sony centres, Xperia concept stores, authorised retail outlets as well at all telco operators from 04 October 2013 onwards at a recommended retail price of S$998.00 (without contract).

Xperia Z1 key features:

  • Sony’s “G Lens”: A lens with F2.0 and wide angle 27mm as well as 3x clear image zoom.
  • BIONZ for mobile: Image processing engine with the algorithm from Sony’s leading digital compact cameras. It ensures pictures have less noise, fast auto-focus as well as high stable images for video shooting, preventing shots from being blurred.
  • 1/2.3-type Exmor RS for mobile CMOS image sensor with 20.7MP: high sensitivity sensor capturing huge amounts of detail for sharp, crisp images, even in low-light conditions.
  • Dust-resistant and waterproof (IP55 & IP58), with acclaimed OmniBalance design featuring durable tempered glass and solid one-piece aluminium frame
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon™800 quad-core 2.2 Ghz processor, 3000 mAh battery, 4G LTE
  • Xperia Camera Applications such as Social live which broadcast to Facebook. More applications will be available to download from Sony Select.
  • Memory: RAM 2 GB, Flash memory up to 16 GB, Expansion slot microSD™ card, up to 64 GB.
  • Available in black, white and purple colour variants


For full specification, head over to Sony Xperia Z1 page.

Details as shared by Sony Singapore and PR team 🙂