Sony on Thursday announced a limited period price cut on its Xperia XZ1 Compact smartphone in USA. The Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact will be available at a special price of $504.99 on Amazon.com. The limited period $95 discount is applicable starting from today. To recall, the Sony XZ1 Compact was exclusively launched on Amazon at $599.99 in September.
Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact features a 19-megapixel rear Exmor RS sensor, 1/2.3″ sensor, f/2.0 lens, Predictive capture, 5-axis stabilization, 4K video recording, and 960fps slow-motion video. There is no optic stabilizer, but shooting can be made even more stable due to SteadyShot electronic stabilization developed by the Japanese manufacturer. For selfie, the Xperia XZ1 Compact bears an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with 1/ 4″ Exmor R sensor, 18mm super wide-angle for 120 degrees field of view, f/2.4 aperture, and 1080p video recording.
TRILUMINOS Display is 4.5-inches with HD (1280 x 720 pixels) resolution, X-Reality and Gorilla Glass 5 protection. Compared to the predecessors it comes with a more powerful SoCs, based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 platform, and a more refined design. New from the software point of view as the new Xperia will be one of the first devices in the market with the pre-installed Android 8.0 Oreo operating system.
The Sony XZ1 Compact is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC, the 2700mAh battery with Qnovo Adaptive Charging and Fingerprint sensor. It packs 4GB of RAM and 32GB for internal storage which expandable via microSD slots. It has a metal body and comes with IP65/68 ratings for dust and water resistance.