The Galaxy S4 mini and HTC One mini, unlike their big brothers, hardly score with a potent inner life. For mini versions of the tips smartphones are not only generally smaller but bring compared to their donors names with a meager facilities. With its new Xperia Z1 Compact Sony wants to do things differently – and has the shrunken version of its flagship missed the high-end hardware of the Xperia Z1
Properly petite the mini version of Sony’s leader is not natural. At a size of 127 x 64.9 x 9.5 millimeters, the Xperia Z1 Compact brings 135 grams on the scale. In the chic, waterproof housing, a LCD display with a screen size of 4.3 inches is embedded. The screen dissolves with 1280 x 720 pixels on and is only slightly worse than that of the Xperia Z1. A nice bonus, the mini version: The touch screen can be operated even with gloves
. powerful CPU
is powered by Qualcomm’s quad-core smartphone Snapdragon 800, which is clocked at 2.2 GHz. There are 2 GB of memory. Connectivity provides the Xperia Z1 Compact abound: in addition to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and NFC smartphone dominated the fast LTE
The Xperia Z1 Compact, 20.7-megapixel camera of its big brother has inherited that receives video in Full HD. There is also a front camera with two megapixels. In addition, the device has a USB On-The-Go adapter brings that simplifies the data on the go. The internal memory measures 16 GB. If you want to, but may increase by micro-SD card up to 64 GB.
smears there are in the field of battery power. While the Xperia Z1 has a 3100 mAh battery, buyers of the Compact with 2,300 mAh must be satisfied.
software side comes to Android in version 4.3 are used. When an update to 4.4. takes place is not known yet.
The Xperia Z1 Compact will come in the first quarter of this year in the colors black, white, yellow and pink in the trade. The retail price is 499 euros.
FOCUS online author Lutz Herkner has summarized his first impression of the Xperia Z1 in a video.