Weight 137 grams Dimensions 127 x 64.9 x 9.5 mm Camera 20.7 megapixel camera with Sony Exmor RS® for mobile image sensor Display 4.3 inch TRILUMINOS™ Display for mobile with X-Reality™ for mobile picture engine 16,777,216 colours, 1280x720 pixels On the inside Google Android 4.4 (Kitkat) 2.2 GHz Qualcomm MSM8974 Quad Core Durability Waterproof (IP55 and IP58) *** Dust-resistant (IP55) *** Battery Talk time: Up to 18 hours** Standby time: Up to 670 hours** Music listening time: Up to 94 hours** Video playback time: Up to 12 hours** Battery: 2300 mAh minimum A camera as intelligent as the human eye Sharper. Clearer. Brighter. The same quality you’d expect from Sony’s compact digital cameras. And with the Xperia Z1 Compact, we’ve created a camera phone built with the very same components, packaged into a 9.5 mm slim body. It combines a large 1/2.3″, 20.7 MP Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor, Sony’s award-winning G Lens and the intelligent BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine. This unique combination gives you images that are delivered with a superior sharpness, clarity and brightness – always. Large 1/2.3″, 20.7 MP image sensor The large 1/2.3” 20.7 MP Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor enables higher sensitivity and decreases noise to ensure smooth, clear reproduction, reproducing every stunning detail with greater fidelity. Sony’s G Lens captures more light in dark conditions, for amazing in-focus image qualities. Sony’s award-winning G Lens Sony’s G Lens has superior in-focus image qualities. The Xperia has a 27 mm wide angle lens with bright F2.0, allowing the lens to capture more light in dark conditions. This Android smartphone comes with BIONZ™ for mobile, which eliminates noise and enables clear, low-light pictures. Intelligent BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine Sony’s intelligent BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine employs powerful algorithms for vibrant realism in every shot. By-pixel super resolution, Auto exposure and Auto white balance accurately render colours captured by the Sony G Lens – creating brightness balance while enhancing colours with rich layers of texture and depth. Superior Auto. Superior photos. From illuminated night views to close-up macro photos, Superior Auto recognises up to 36 scene types and adjusts the settings automatically, to help you get the best photos anywhere, at any time. As the default camera mode, Superior Auto turns HDR on or off depending on your scene. HDR mode takes multiple shots with varied exposures and then merges them together to make your photos look natural – even in backlit conditions. Low-light, bright shots Highly detailed shots in any light with Sony’s Xperia Z1 Compact. Stunning shots in any light Our camera technologies combine to bring you detailed bright shots – even in challenging low-light conditions. The Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor is an evolution of our Sony image sensor technology, with a next-generation BSI light sensor. It reduces picture noise while maintaining high resolution with a bright F2.0 Sony G lens, high sensitivity Exmor RS™ for mobile and BIONZ™ for mobile’s NR, pixel binning and by-pixel super resolution technologies. And with Superior Auto, it all happens automatically – no need to fiddle around with complicated settings. Sony G Lens - Bright F2.0 Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor - High sensitivity sensor BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine - by-pixel super resolution - Noise reduction Bye bye blur Capture the best blur-free images with the Xperia Z1 Compact NFC phone. Motion detection for blur-free images Are you living life in the fast lane? Just keep moving – with the best camera phone at hand, your pictures will always come out sharp. The bright F2.0 lens and high sensitivity sensor enable you to take photos with a higher shutter speed. The BIONZ™ for mobile-image processing engine has Motion Detection – it chooses a higher shutter speed to capture blur-free images when your subject is moving. The Superior Auto mode does all the hard work for you. Sony G Lens - Bright F2.0 Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor - High sensitivity sensor BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine - Motion detector - Fast auto focus - Noise reduction Get closer. Stay sharp. The Xperia Z1 Compact NFC phone from Sony features 3x Clear Image Zoom. 3x Clear Image Zoom Shooting from a distance? The 3x Clear Image Zoom with high resolution sensor and BIONZ™ for mobile’s by-pixel super resolution take you to a tele-like 81 mm optical zoom. The combined higher resolution of Exmor RS™ for mobile and by-pixel super resolution of BIONZ™ for mobile work their magic. Zoom in and enjoy sharply detailed pictures. Sony G Lens - Aspherical lens Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor - High resolution sensor BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine ocial live – broadcast your precious moments live With Social live, you can broadcast every precious moment as it happens live via Facebook. Get your friends’ responses right on the screen and keep the conversation going all in real time. 61 pictures taken over 2 seconds means that the Xperia Z1 Compact with Timeshift burst will always deliver amazing pictures Timeshift burst – always get the best picture With the Xperia Xperia Z1 Compact, you truly get the best camera phone. It’s so intelligent that it captures 61 frames in just 2 seconds – starting even before you press the shutter. Scroll back and forth to select the perfect image, or feel free to keep them all. The Xperia Z1 Compact ’s Info-eye™ function gives you information on the object you just took a photo of. Info-eye™ – an exciting way to get information Info-eye™ allows you to get information in a new and innovative way. Photograph an object and Info-eye™ will instantly give you all the relevant information you need, right through your camera viewfinder. Switch your Xperia Z1 Compact camera to augmented reality and add a funny angle to your pictures. AR effect – add a funny angle to your shots Switch your camera to AR effect mode and add some fun animations to your pictures. Ranging from dinosaurs to ocean life, these fully customisable themes can be edited easily. So if there are too many fish in the sea, just remove a few. More camera apps to download Wikitude Places, Evernote, VI Sports and more. Besides the Xperia camera apps that come pre-installed, there’s a whole range of extra apps for you to enjoy. Simply go into your camera viewfinder, turn on Superior Auto and then click on ‘+Apps’ to see which ones you can download. And as new apps are continuously being released, your camera will always be able to offer you fresh and exciting experiences. Discover the amazing camera app Wikitude Places. Wikitude Places – the perfect tourist guide Restaurants. Hotels. Events. Shopping. Sights. Switch on Wikitude Places and this augmented reality app will allow you to explore your surroundings, helping you to find new and interesting places, events and activities. Take multiple photos and save them directly to your Evernote account. Evernote – remember everything From document pages to business cards – the Evernote camera app lets you take multiple photos that save directly to your Evernote account. Your notes are synchronised and available from all your digital devices. And they’re searchable, too. For an easy way to capture, manage and remember everything. Get the best tutorial help you need to perfect your game with this camera app. V1 Sports – perfect your game From your golf swing to your tennis serve. Use the V1 Pro app to discover why it’s the preferred video analysis tool of coaches, instructors and training facilities worldwide for capturing, comparing and improving the performance of their athletes. Elegant, waterproof* and ultra-portable This 4.3” NFC phone melts into your hand. The Xperia Z1 Compact from Sony comes with a handy 4.3” display that’s just the right size, making it the perfect smartphone for anyone who’s always on-the-go. It’s elegant, slim and simply melts into your hand. *Covers must be shut. Only in freshwater up to 1.5 m for 30 minutes. Find out more about the phone’s IP rating The Xperia Z1 Compact from Sony comes with many beautiful features that illustrate its superior craftsmanship. Click to open Click to open Click to open Craftsmanship in every detail The Xperia Z1 Compact has been carefully crafted using only premium materials and clean lines. It’s built with a solid one-piece aluminium frame that creates a completely seamless expression, and the screen is made of durable tempered glass that reflects the world around you. And following Sony’s unique design principles, this NFC phone offers balance and symmetry in all directions, so no matter how you’re holding it the feeling is always the same. This NFC phone from Sony comes in a range of gorgeous colours. Stunning colours This NFC phone comes in a range of gorgeous colours that complement its overall structure as well as the quality of each component. This durable smartphone from Sony is ready for whatever life has in store. Waterproof* and dust resistant The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact has an impressive IP55/IP58 rating, which makes this slim and sleek smartphone both waterproof* and resistant to the tiniest dust particles. The high IP rating of this NFC phone makes it very durable. Snap away underwater With the waterproof* Xperia Z1 Compact, you can take pictures while swimming in freshwater for up to 30 minutes. You can even dive up to 1.5 metres with it. Just remember that all the covers for the micro USB port, the micro SIM slot and the memory card slot must be firmly closed. *Covers must be shut. Only in freshwater up to 1.5 m for 30 minutes. Get the full story IP (Ingress Protection) rating IP 55/58 – what does it really mean? IP rating is a certification testing to measure a device’s resistance levels to both dust and water. The ﬁrst digit in the two-digit IP rating indicates the level of protection against solid objects, including tiny dust particles. The second digit indicates how resistant the device is to water. HD TRILUMINOS™ Display for mobile with X-Reality for mobile Built with the latest Sony BRAVIA® technologies optimised for mobile, Xperia Z1 Compact delivers a stunning viewing experience. The large, high-resolution 4.3” HD TRILUMINOS™ Display for mobile with X-Reality for mobile picture engine comes with a 720 x 1280 progressive scan, for incredibly crisp pictures free of jagged edges. Paired with a pixel density of 342 pixels per inch, you get pictures on your NFC phone that are razor sharp and incredibly bright. Triluminos™ display for mobile gives you a viewing experience with astonishingly authentic colours. Triluminos™ display for mobile – astonishingly authentic colours Unique to Sony, Triluminos™ display technology creates incredibly true, natural colour shades – just the way you want them. Hard-to-reproduce reds, aqua blues and emerald greens are displayed beautifully, making landscapes and seascapes appear more vivid. Faces look better too, with natural skin tones. With Sony’s own unique display innovation, the Triluminos™ display delivers a significantly wider colour range, which gives a far more natural and vivid viewing experience with a heightened sense of depth. Xperia™ display technologies This NFC phone gives you the best viewing experience. For clearer, sharper pictures From low-resolution videos to high-resolution films − with Sony’s latest picture engine, X-Reality for mobile, everything you see on your display is analysed and selectively processed to give clean, clear and lifelike pictures. Three unique noise reduction features work their magic prior to upscaling, while Sony’s intelligent display technology optimises contrast, texture, outline, colour and noise. Pixel reproduction adds new life Sony’s unique super resolution processing breathes new life into everything you see. This technology examines each pixel in an image and reproduces the ones that are lacking, giving you the sharpest images. Above image is simulated. X-Reality – for clearer, sharper pictures (1) Pixel reproduction: Sony’s unique super resolution breathes new life into everything you see. This technology examines each pixel in an image and reproduces the ones that are lacking, giving you the sharpest images. (2) Texture and outline improvement: By selectively enhancing elements that help to render the texture and sharpen the outlines, images become clearer and crisper. (3) Colour and contrast enhancement: The Intelligent Image Enhancer reproduces the vividness of the image in its original colour. Pictures are selectively optimised by enhancing the contrast, making images appear more detailed and true to life. (4) Noise reduction: Intelligent Noise Reduction decreases the noise that can occur in high-motion scenes or footage shot in low-light conditions. As a result, images become clearer and smoother. Connect it all with just one touch This Android smartphone comes with NFC, allowing you to wirelessly connect all your Sony devices. Seamless and simple How many hours have you spent setting up connections between various devices in your home? Well, now those days are over. Thanks to NFC (Near Field Communication), your electronics can work seamlessly together, giving you a quick and easy way to connect them all with just one touch. See photos or videos from your smartphone on your TV. Or play music through a wireless speaker. No fiddling with cables, buttons or settings. Just pure entertainment – just so easy. Share photos, music and more between smartphones thanks to the wireless magic of NFC. One-touch sharing Share photos, music and more between two Android devices. Or between your Android device and an NFC-enabled laptop, with just a single touch to the other device. Share photos, music and more between smartphones thanks to the wireless magic of NFC. One-touch listening Play music on your Android device through a wireless NFC-enabled Sony speaker or Sony wireless headphones. To activate wireless screen mirroring, simply touch your Android™ device with a BRAVIA® remote. One-touch mirroring View photos from your Android device on your TV. To activate screen mirroring, simply touch your Android™ device with the BRAVIA® TV remote. Discover the Sony Personal Content Station – a wireless hub for photos and videos. One-touch backup Whether you take pictures with your smartphone, tablet or camera, you can now store them in the same place. The Sony Personal Content Station™ is a wireless hub for photos and videos. Mirror your smartphone directly to your TV with NFC technology. From your smartphone to the big screen Who says you have to have an NFC-enabled TV in order to mirror your smartphone on the big screen? Or to go from headphones to speakers? Instead, you can “Throw” content from your Bluetooth smartphone to your Wi-Fi-enabled TV through screen mirroring or DLNA, or send your tunes to a speaker via Bluetooth. Using “Throw”, a smart application integrated into your Xperia apps, your smartphone finds the best way to wirelessly connect to other devices. With an MHL cable, you can also mirror your phone’s full user interface on your TV and enjoy films, games and more while charging. Or why not use a Miracast™ Wireless Display? It lets you wirelessly stream your smartphone to your TV over Wi-Fi. The world’s most powerful compact smartphone⁴ We’ve matched the latest Sony software with the all-new, ultra-powerful Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 800 processor. This advanced Quad-core processor is 75% faster than the S4 Pro and gives you maximum power and speed with outstanding battery time – run multiple apps simultaneously, surf the web with minimal loading time and stream videos without a break. The Snapdragon 800 processor is asynchronous, which means each core is powered independently. So you get the precise amount of power when you need it, without wasting power when you don’t. ⁴ Based on the results of battery performance testing conducted by Strategy Analytics between 20 November and 6 December 2013. Get more information on our test results page. With its state of the art processor, this NFC phone from Sony is amazingly quick and clever. Z1 compact - Features - Graphics image Breathtaking graphics Delivering up to 50% increased graphic performance*, the updated Adreno 330 GPU (graphics processing unit) gives you the most advanced and visually stunning 3D gaming experiences, and lets you browse the web lightning fast – all while using the lowest power consumption. * Compared to its predecessor, the Adreno 320. Enjoy breathtaking gaming graphics thanks to the Xperia Z1 Compact ’s Adreno 330 graphics processing unit. Significantly improve battery life with Battery STAMINA Mode Smartphones use a lot of power, even when you’re not actively using them. All those apps that you have on your Android smartphone may still be running in the background, draining your battery. Battery STAMINA Mode saves you wasted battery drain. It recognises when you’re not using your display and automatically turns off the functions you don’t need, while keeping the notifications you want. As soon as you press the power button to wake up your screen, everything is up and running again. Get only the important notifications. With Battery STAMINA Mode, Wi-Fi and data traffic are disabled during standby, but you still receive incoming calls, texts and alarms. And since everyone has different needs, you can easily customise which apps you want to receive push notifications from even in standby mode. Facebook notifications on or off? It’s up to you.