We have great news for UK based consumers who are planning to get their hands on a next-gen Android smartphone, especially the Sony Xperia Z1. UK based retailer Carphone Warehouse has started taking pre-orders for the Sony Xperia Z1 and is offering a free QX10 lens as a part of the deal.
Let me tell you right away that the Sony Xperia Z1 is a great device. Don’t simply think of it as an improvement to the Sony Xperia Z, because the company has put in a lot of efforts in the making of the Z1 and the differences between the two Xperia smartphone make the Z1 much better than the original Z. So if you are still wondering whether the Sony Xperia Z1 is the right smartphone for you, let me remind you that the device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset, has a 20.7MP primary camera and the battery capacity has been boosted to 3000mAh.
Coming back to the deal offered by Carphone Warehouse, the good part is that the offer is available for new as well as existing customers. The offer is available on a variety of plans and supports all of the major carriers in UK. And the QX10 lens is not the only free item you get. The retailer is also throwing in £65 worth of content that includes top five movies, exclusive movie access pass, and two months of free music streaming. So if you add up this total, £65 for the package and £180 for the QX lens, you have a chance to directly save £245!
The Sony Xperia Z1 is the new flagship of the company and takes the Xperia Z series to a new level. The device has a 5-inch touchscreen display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. It has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset inside and is powered by a 2.2GHz quad-core processor, Adreno 330 GPU and 2GB of RAM. It comes with 16GB of internal storage and microSD card support for storage expansion up to 64GB. The device has high capacity non-removable Li-Ion 3000mAh battery and runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean right out of the box.
So if this is the offer you want to grab, you can check it out here. And for those interested in the complete specs, take a look at the list below.
Sony Xperia Z1
- 5-inch TFT touchscreen display
- 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset
- 2.2GHz quad-core processor
- Adreno 330 GPU
- 2GB of RAM
- 16GB of internal storage
- 64GB of expandable storage
- 20.7MP primary camera
- 2MP secondary camera
- 4G LTE enabled
- Bluetooth, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n and NFC
- 3000mAh battery
- Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
- Color Options: Black, White and Purple
And here is a list of features offered by the device that makes it one of a kind.
- OmniBalance design
- Dust proof and water resistant
- Shatter proof and scratch-resistant glass
- Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2
- Triluminos display
- 1/2.3” sensor size
- F/2.0 Sony G Lens
- Sony Exmor RS sensor
- Sony BIONZ image processor