Be aware! Bravia Engines are in full gear this time. Sony’s Xperia Z Ultra is currently the most advanced phablet available in the market. It’s a mammoth. It has incredibly thinnest profile (6.5 mm) with innovative features. It has a gigantic 6.4" full HD screen with superb 344ppi pixel density again with water and dust proof IP certified design.
Design and FeaturesXperia Z Ultra is an easy winner while in competition with its nearest rival Samsung's Galaxy Mega. Although both phones have almost similar size big screen, Sony this time have taken a leap way higher than Mega. Xperia Z Ultra has amazing 1920x1080 resolution in comparison of Galaxy Mega’s 1280x720. Phone sports even faster 2.2 GHz Quad core processor. At a price tag of £600 Xperia Z Ultra is almost £200 more in price than Galaxy Mega.
Phone has glossy glass front and shiny metal back which is convenient to hold in hand. Xperia Z is water and dust resistant making it much more durable against liquid spill, bathroom use as well as rough use in rainy/humid environment.
At just 6.5mm thick, Xperia z Ultra is amazingly flat and compact. It’s a first phone where you can use pen or pencil directly to draw with as a stylus. Normal hand drawing works well and requires no big skills. That’s a USP of this phone. Its again first to use powerful Quad core Snapdragon 800 chipset. It’s again a first phone to be a fully water and dust resistant with international IP certifications. It’s a first, first and first phone to be thinnest in this series.
A full HD 6.4" touchscreen has 1920x1080p resolution. It has stunning 344ppi pixel density which is truly higher than most of other higher end phablets. It is also something called as Display with Sonys’ Opticontrast and X-Reality technology. Display is quite advance with excellent color production and accurate brightness balance.
Sony's latest Xperia Z Ultra comes with a mini SBH52 Smart Bluetooth Handset for easy calling and other usages. It works as a small phone device rather than a mini headset. So no need to worry for holding this big slate while calling.
Sony Xperia Z Ultra Specifications
6.44" 1920×1080 resolution, 16 million colors, TRILUMINOS Touchscreen, Cover Glass with Super Hard Coat ASF, 344ppi density
Pen input with stylus, Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2
2.2GHz quad-core CPU with Qualcomm MSM8274 or MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 Chipset
Adreno 330 GPU, 2GB RAM
8 MP primary camera with Autofocus, LED flash (1080p) and 2 Mp rear facing camera without flash
16x digital zoom, Sony Exmor RS for mobile image sensor, Front-facing camera (2 MP 1080p HD video recording (1080p)
16GB internal memory, expandable up to 64GB with microSDXC
Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
3D games, Motions gaming, PlayMemories, PlayStation Certified, FM Radio with RDS, Reader mode, SensMe slideshow, Sony Entertainment Network, TV launcher, Video streaming, YouTube
IP55/IP58 Certified Water and Dust Proof
Compass, Accelerometer Sensors
UMTS, LTE, EDGE, HSPA+, HSUPA, HSDPA, GPRS
Bluetooth v4.0 wireless with A2DP, NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot, MHL
aGPS, ANT+, Media Go, Media Transfer Protocol support, Screen mirroring, Exchange ActiveSync, Google Sync and Facebook Sync support,
USB High speed 2.0 and Micro USB support Xperia Link
Google Chrome, Google Play, Google Voice Search, Google Maps for Mobile, NeoReader Barcode Scanner
212 g (7.48 oz) Weight
Li-Ion 3050 mAh Non Removable Battery
Colors: Black, White, Purple
Approximate Price Tags: $999.78, £640, INR 44,990