Sony Xperia C6902 Z1 16GB Purple
The Sony Xperia Z1 White packs in the smartness and powers of the Samsung brand in a single premium smartphone. Weighing just 169grams, this 144.4 x 73.9 x 8.5 mm Sony smartphone boasts a 20.7 megapixel camera and 5.0 inch HD display with X-Reality. On the inside, the Android smartphone packs in a powerful 2.2 GHz Qualcomm MSM8974 Quad Core processor with the multi-functional Google Android 5.1 (Lollipop) OS. Waterproof and dust resistant, the battery of this 2 GB RAM smartphone supports up to 14 hours of talk time and up to 880 hours of standby time.
-Unlike the Xperia Z that was powered by a 2330 mAh battery, the Sony Xperia Z1 has an upgraded 3000 mAh battery that allows for more battery life.
-The 2.2 GHz quad-core processor, along with its Snapdragon 800 processing chip, makes the Z1 snappy and smooth for heavy functions.
-It supports UMTS HSPA+, GSM GPRS/EDGE, and LTE networks easily.
- A 'premium' look with smoother metal edges, makes the Sony Xperia Z1 a coveted buy for many. Complete with favorable screen improvements, waterproofed headphone jack, notification light adjustments, and a 20.7 megapixel camera with auto focus and pulsed LED flash, the Sony smartphone is available for grabs on most online stores.
-The images clicked by its camera offers rich images with carefully defined edges. With an impressive shutter speed, the camera captures images with minimal blurs and sans any loss of definition.
-The Z1, just like its predecessor, has poor low-light performance.
-Its flappy port covers are a little more robust and slightly upgraded than in other versions but showcase weak spots in the device's structure.
The Sony Xperia Z1 ranks high on the list of value-based Android smartphones because of an impressive combine of top-end hardware, industrial design, excellent camera, personalization capabilities, and multimedia services. This all-rounder Android smartphone is a good buy if its mediocre display is overlooked.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand I9082 provides Quad-band GSM (SIM 1 and SIM 2) as well as 3G (SIM 1) support, has a 5.0" 16M color TFT capacitive touch screen, the Android OS 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS, 1GB of RAM, 8MP autofocus camera, 2MP secondary camera, and 8GB of inbuilt storage along with a microSD slot. It is a good alternative to the Sony Xperia Z1, particularly because of its price.