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Sony Xperia Z1S

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Sony Xperia Z1S review: specs and price

Sony Xperia Z1S
Sony Xperia Z1S

Why is Sony Xperia Z1S better than the average?

  • Battery power
    3000mAhvs2655.51mAh
  • CPU speed
    4 x 2.2GHzvs6.47GHz
  • Pixel density
    441ppivs323.75ppi
  • Megapixels
    20.7MPvs11.67MP
  • Resolution
    1080 x 1920pxvs1168124.25px
  • Thickness
    8.5mmvs8.96mm
  • Widest aperture
    f/2 vsf/2.0179025423728523
  • Bluetooth version
    4vs3.92

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Design

1.weight

169g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Sony Xperia Z1S

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

3.thickness

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

73.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
Sony Xperia Z1S

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

6.height

144.4mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

441ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Sony Xperia Z1S

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

5.every pixel has three subpixels
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The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.has a touch screen
Sony Xperia Z1S

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

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Performance

1.CPU speed

4 x 2.2GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

2GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Sony Xperia Z1S

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

4.internal storage

16GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

28nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.GeekBench result

904

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2018)

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

9066

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Cameras

1.megapixels

20.7MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

2MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.widest aperture

f/2

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

HTC U12+ 128GB

1.4 & 2.6f

5.has a BSI sensor
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A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.

6.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Sony Xperia Z1S

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Sony Xperia Z1S

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a radio
Sony Xperia Z1S

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

3.number of microphones

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Sony Xperia Z1S

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

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Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Sony Xperia Z1S

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Sony Xperia Z1S

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

4.has a rechargeable battery
Sony Xperia Z1S

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

5.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.download speed

150MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

2.has NFC
Sony Xperia Z1S

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

3.Is DLNA certified
Sony Xperia Z1S

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Sony Xperia Z1S

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

5.Bluetooth version

4

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

6.The browser has word wrap
Sony Xperia Z1S

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

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Miscellaneous

1.memory bandwidth

12.8GB/s

A higher memory bandwidth means the memory can be accessed faster and therefore data can be retrieved quicker, having a positive effect on the performance.

Best

OnePlus 5T

29.8GB/s

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