The Sony Xperia XZs or Sony Xperia XZ Premium is the brand new flagship from Sony. Sony Xperia XZs is priced around ₹ 49,990 and for the price, the device doesn’t pack much appreciable specs.This phone is said to be launched in India by May. Sony Xperia XZs price in India – ₹ 49,990. This phone is IP68 certified dust/water resistant. So here is the Sony Xperia XZs review
Sony Xperia XZs Review
The Sony Xperia XZs comes with a 5.2 inch IPS LCD touchscreen display with 16M colorsand with a pixel density of 424 ppi. The Phone comes with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and a screen to body ratio of 70.9%. Which is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass.
The display looks very vivid and is also visible in broad sunlight. The Sony Xperia XZs has a display with great viewing angles. So overall the phone has a very good display.
Ram, Storage, and Battery
The device is powered by an Quad-core Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 clocked at 2.5GHz and a Adreno 530 GPU. It comes in two variant 4GB of RAM, 32 GB of internal and 4GB of RAM, 64 GB of internal which will be expandable up to 256 GB.
The performance of the phone is very appreciable. This phone handle daily tasks with ease and the gaming performance on this device is good, it has some very minor frame drops.
This phone packs a 2900 mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery and comes with quick charge 3.0. This phone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with Xperia UI on top.
The battery on this phone lasts around 8 hours and 54 minutes on heavy usage and on volte. But with regular usage, it lasted for a whole day easily. The quick charge on this device is very fast, it took only about 1 hour 15 minutes to charge the battery fully to 100%.
The Sony Xperia XZs comes with an awesome 13-megapixel front facing camera with f/2.0 aperture which is capable of recording videos in 1080p HD. The rear camera on this device is a 19 megapixel Exmor RS sensor shooter with f/2.0 aperture which is capable of recording videos in 4K. The camera comes with 5-axis stabilization and predictive phase detection with laser autofocus. The camera on this device has a very dope feature that is to record videos in 960 fps for 6 seconds which makes this the first super slow motion camera on a smartphone.
The photos taken on the rear camera comes out very good, The colors are natural and the f/2.0 aperture helps to give awesome bokeh. The photos have great dynamic range. The low light photos turn out to be grainy and bit dark but at a glance, it looks very good. As told the camera on this device can record in 4K the videos taken on this phone is very crisp and the sound quality is also nice. The 5 axis stabilization on this device really helps while recording. But in low light, the videos with stabilization enabled turn out to be bit jelly like. The most hyped feature of the device is its capability to record videos in 960 fps. Yes, this feature is dope the 960 fps videos are smooth as butter and very awesome. But the only downside is that it can only record for 5 seconds on 960 fps, But you cant really complaint.
Sim and Sensors
The Sony Xperia XZs is a 4G dual sim device which supports LTE. This Phone has nano sim slots. This phone comes with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB OTG ( USB 2.0 ), GPS etc.. The sensors included on this device are Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum.
The call quality is quite good and the sensors are also very responsive.