There’s more news from Sony as its next device comes off the production cycle. It’s called the Sony Xperia ZR and amongst its features, it includes a TFT capacitive touchscreen panel with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution within its 4.55-inch frame and a cache of 2 GB of RAM to play with.
Other major features include a quick quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon APQ8064 processor that delivers the phone’s major functionality while clocking along at 1.5GHz, while the 4.55-inch panel has an Adreno 320 core to handle graphics-intensive apps and games.
You’ll find 8 GB of flash to play with on the inside of the unit while external space can be had through microSD, up to 32 GB for files that won’t fit inside. Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) powers the Sony Xperia ZR’s Qualcomm Snapdragon APQ8064. And for power, you can get 470 hours in standby and up to 11 hours talk time via the 2300mAh Li-ion-type battery.
In addition, you get Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP to handle low-power communications and wide area network connectivity comes in the form of 802.11 a/b/g/n-standard Wi-Fi. Coverage is handled over 2G through its 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz band support and 850 / 900 / 2100MHz bands for 3G networks.
You can capture still images via the 13.1 MP (4128×3096 pixels) with autofocus camera on the back of the device or simply use the front-facing VGA camera for personal shots. You can also capture video with the device at up to 1080p@30fps.
The Sony Xperia ZR lands on the scales with 138 grams and measures 131.3 x 67.3 x 10.5 mm. Sony announced this new model back in May 2013.
|Model||Sony Xperia ZR|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon APQ8064|
|Clock||Up to 1.5GHz|
|GPU type||Adreno 320|
|Screen size (inches)||4.55|
|Screen resolution||720 x 1280 pixels|
|Screen type||TFT capacitive touchscreen|
|Operating system||Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)|
|Internal storage||8 GB|
|External storage||microSD, up to 32 GB|
|Battery type||2300mAh Li-ion|
|- standby time||Up to 470 hours|
|- talk time||Up to 11 hours|
|Wi-Fi connectivity||802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||v4.0 with A2DP|
|2G coverage (MHz)||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3G coverage (MHz)||850 / 900 / 2100 – C5503|
|Rear camera||13.1 MP (4128×3096 pixels) with autofocus|
|Video recording||Up to 1080p@30fps|
|Dimensions||131.3 x 67.3 x 10.5 mm|
|Announce Date||May 2013|
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