amazon Sony Xperia Z1 reviews
Basically, the overall design of the Sony Xperia Z1 are almost identical to the Sony Xperia Z Ultra considering. These are representative of the style of Sony OmniBalance. On the front and back of the machine is 2 sheets of toughened glass, while the fourth side is surrounded by an aluminum frame. Dorsal surface smooth and beautiful machine, but after a period of re-use is very revealing weaknesses fingerprints.
Part of the beveled edges are slightly rounded building a bit. Besides, the aluminum frame also provides a solid feel better the Z1. Like most other smartphones series Xperia Z, Z1 also water resistant and dust resistant to standards IP55 / IP58.
Xperia Z1 is one of the rare current Android smartphone is equipped with physical buttons dedicated photography. Although small in size but very tight camera button is placed, not loose even when users just press a button half journey.
One other hardware features are also very interesting is that Sony LED notifications are integrated into the headphone jack 3.5 and it also does not need a guard like Xperia Z. Meanwhile, microUSB port, microSD card slot SIM slot cap and still need protection, of course, the lid can be easily removable.
Unique loudspeaker strips Z1 is arranged at the bottom edge with a relatively dark sound, less being shy even on the highest volume. Strip processing quality of the speakers as well as microUSB ports are rated fairly high, looks bright and shiny.
However, if considered separately, the overall dimensions, the Sony Xperia Z1 again weaker than the LG G2 or Samsung Galaxy SIV. Besides, the weight of the Z1 is also quite large, up to 169 g while SIV weighs only 130 g. If you look at that image size above, you can see the outline of the Z1 screen is relatively large, it contributed to size it up pretty much. Really, in the last number of products, yet not a Sony smartphone optimized small bezel edges as the device comes from the Korean giant.
As we have seen on the Sony Xperia Z Ultra, Sony’s LCD screen Triluminos bring significant improvements in viewing angle and color depth than the actual show. Sony Xperia Z1 is equipped with 5-inch screen 1080p resolution to 441 ppi pixel density and technology also uses Triluminos. Overall, Z1 screen display quality is very sharp, vibrant colors, contrast is also very good. Colors can be deformed slightly in a narrow viewing angle, but if using under the sun does not any problems difficult at all.
We can say, Z1 is the screen smartphone with the best quality of Sony today, greatly improved compared to the Sony Xperia Z. However, according to the subjective, the LCD screen of the HTC One and Butterfly S still marginally better little about the nature and accuracy of color.
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Performance and battery life
Sony Xperia Z1 is equipped with a quad-core processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 2.2 GHz speed with Adreno 330 graphics core with 2 GB of RAM and a 3,000 mAh battery capacity. The actual performance of the Z1 to say is extremely impressive. The user interface is switch back and forth very smooth and fast, almost instant response with touch interactions. Besides, access or exit the app is almost no delay anymore. Perhaps the current software on Android also can not exploit the full power of the Snapdragon 800 chip.
3000 mAh battery is also said to be a necessary condition to maintain the activity for a powerful machine like the Xperia Z1. You can fully use the machine for at least one day or even one and a half days with average intensity, in standby mode, consuming Z1 battery is negligible. If 3D gaming or photography, the battery will run out faster. Charging time of Sony Xperia Z1 also quite fast, usually it will take about 3 hours to fully charge when the press machine from the red line to 100%, while the 3200 mAh battery of the HTC Butterfly S, we will need up to 5 hours of charging.
In standby mode, the screen is off, if you still turn connected Wi-Fi / 3G to update notifications from social networks, after 7 hours (overnight sleep), approximately 15% battery Z1. In case if gaming, web surfing, shooting continuously for 1 hour, the machine screen brightness also consume about 15% of the battery. This really is not a bad result when the Xperia Z1 can be used continuously about 6.5 hours before out of battery.
Camera is one of the hardware features of the Xperia Z1 most prominent. Sony has incorporated a wide angle G lens with an aperture of f / 2.0 with an Exmor RS sensor size 1 / 2.3 “relatively large. Besides, the first processor BIONZ image sensor integrated on a smartphone, this encompasses a smartphone can create high-quality camera as the Xperia Z1.
By default, the Xperia Z1 captures will have a resolution of 8 megapixels. The photos in well-lit conditions with accurate white balance, high-resolution detail, especially in close-up photos. The concept of noise almost nonexistent here. Pictures taken at night is still pretty sharp, detailed and above all the color accuracy is very good. Less noise appear even when the shutter speed is still high. Although the Xperia Z1 does not support features optical image stabilization OIS, but photographic performance in low-light conditions of this smartphone at least on par with the Nokia Lumia 925 In summary, Xperia Z1 can do satisfied with the quality of images taken in different conditions, such as tigers grow wings, Sony Xperia Z1 also be introduced along with two high-quality lenses are QX10 and QX100.