Sony Xperia Z

Sony Xperia Z
  • 5.0" 1080x1920 pixels
  • 13MP 1080p
  • 2GB RAM Snapdragon S4 Pro
  • 2330mAh
Released 2013, February 146g, 7.9mm thickness Android 4.1.2, up to 5.1.1 16GB storage, microSDXC
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Also known as Sony Xperia C6603, Sony Xperia C6602, Sony Xperia Z LTE, Sony Xperia Z HSPA+

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - C6602, C6603
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 - C6603
  HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - C6602
4G bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20 - C6603
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps
Announced 2013, January. Released 2013, February
Status Discontinued
Dimensions 139 x 71 x 7.9 mm (5.47 x 2.80 x 0.31 in)
Weight 146 g (5.15 oz)
Build Glass front, glass back, plastic frame
 IP57 dust/water resistant (up to 1m. and 30 min)
Type TFT
Size 5.0 inches, 68.9 cm2 (~69.8% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~441 ppi density)
Protection Shatter proof glass
OS Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to 5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Chipset Qualcomm APQ8064 Snapdragon S4 Pro
CPU Quad-core 1.5 GHz Krait
GPU Adreno 320
Card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Internal 16GB 2GB RAM
Main Camera
Single 13.1 MP, f/2.4, AF
Features LED flash, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps, HDR
Selfie Camera
Single 2.2 MP
Video 1080p@30fps
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP
Positioning GPS, GLONASS
Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS
USB microUSB 2.0 (MHL TV-out), OTG
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Type Li-Ion 2330 mAh, non-removable
Stand-by Up to 550 h (2G) / Up to 530 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 11 h (2G) / Up to 14 h (3G)
Music play Up to 40 h
Colors Black, White, Purple
Models C6603, C6602, C6616, C6606
SAR 1.05 W/kg (head)     0.56 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.48 W/kg (head)    
Price About 270 EUR
Display Contrast ratio: 705:1 (nominal) / 2.462:1 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 60dB / Noise 58dB / Ring 61dB
Audio quality Noise -81.9dB / Crosstalk -81.3dB
Battery (old) Endurance rating 48h

User opinions and reviews

Want to speed up the phone and play the games you want? I play the games like Azur Lane, Girl Cafe Gun, Figure Fantasy, WOTV FFBE and you can even play Honkai Impact 3rd on this phone. Anything you want. No Custom ROM needed. Of course you can use cu...

  • cam
  • 01 Sep 2022
  • kYG

Check model number closely before purchase. For some odd reason sony released some Xperia Zs with 3G support only while others had 4G/LTE. So if you are living in a country like the USA or Canada, the 3G model will be useless to you since you can...

  • Cam
  • 24 Aug 2022
  • k%@

If you are referring to google hangouts, it's been discontinued. Google Chat has been rolling out as a replacement.


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