This smartphone is dust resistant and waterproof with an impressive IP55/IP58 rating.
In compliance with IP55 and IP58, the Xperia ZR is protected against the ingress of dust and is waterproof. Provided that all ports and covers are firmly closed, the phone is (i) protected against low pressure jets of water from all practicable directions in compliance with IP55; and/or (ii) can be kept under 1.5 metres of freshwater for up to 30 minutes in compliance with IP58. The phone is not designed to float or work submerged underwater outside the IP55 or IP58 classification range. This may void your warranty.
Click images for 30 minutes at a stretch underwater as you take long laps in the pool. You may take it as deep as 1.5 meters, just be careful about keeping all the micro USB ports and other openings must be shut.
The IP rating has test certification that measures a device's level of resistance to dust and water. IP 55/58 -- the first digit of the two-digit IP rating measures the level of protection against solid objects (such as dust particles), while the second digit shows the level of water resistance.
Crisp and clear display always enriches the user experience.
The smartphone comes with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine 2 - the second generation image engine, which adds real-time contrast and sharpness to the images, along with high-quality color management and noise reduction. It also analyses other content and adjusts the image quality accordingly.
1. Color Enhancement 2. Color Management 3. Noise Reduction 4. Sharpness Filter
This smartphone has an OptiContrast™ panel, which comprises of a lens, a sensor layer and a display. A layer of air is eradicated in the construction, thereby bringing the touch panel closer to the display. This proximity results in better responsiveness of the screen and a more intuitive Android experience.
(1) Lens (2) Sensor layer (3) Display
This smartphone has a 4.6(11.68 cm) HD Reality Display with high pixel density - 126 pixels per cm, for fine clarity and bright images, so that you can view images in vivid colors.
Click selfies with the front camera in 0.3 MP and share your cherished moments captured in high quality (13 MP). Use the LED flash in dim-light conditions and shoot videos in Full HD.
HDR (High Dynamic Range) gives you clear images against strong backlight, owing to the fact that it can click images at different exposure levels and layers them to create a single, optimized photo.
Experience shooting and clicking with Exmor RS™, an image sensor technology with next-generation BSI light sensor that aims at noise reduction and works beautifully in dim-light conditions. Click bright and vivid images even at night.
Superior Auto Feature recognizes up to 36 scene types and accordingly adjusts settings automatically. This is the default camera mode that turns HDR on or off, depending on the light condition.
Watch movies and stream videos by linking the smartphone to a smart TV. The phone also supports Wi-Fi Certified Miracast™, dlna and MHL (Mobile High Definition Link) cable.
Connect your phone to your TV using NFC (Near Field Communication) with a single touch. Transfer content, images, videos and songs on to your smart TV without using cluttering cables.
Sync your device with other devices in a customized way. Adjust settings in such a way that when your headphone connects to your phone, your music player will open automatically. Similarly, you can also activate Sony Android SmartWatch or set an alarm when the phone is put on charge. Smart Connect helps you to manage all smart accessories.
Enable NFC on your Smartwear and touch it with your Xperia Android device, to monitor notifications directly from on the Smartwear without having to look at your phone.
Transfer and share content among Android devices or with your smartphone and an NFC-enabled laptop with a single touch.
Enable NFC on your Sony speakers or Sony wireless headphones and play your music directly from your phone without any paraphernalia.
Use screen mirroring by simply touching your Android device with the BRAVIA® TV remote and view all images on the bigger screen.
Enjoy the perks of Sony Personal Content Station™ as a wireless hub to store images clicked from your phone camera.
This smartphone comes loaded with advanced 1.5 GHz Quad-core Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ S4 Pro processor that ensures that you get optimal speed and brilliant graphics. Surf the web, stream videos with no buffering involved. It efficiently keeps your battery from draining. Use multiple apps simultaneously and have a smooth experience. The processor is asynchronous, that is, each core is powered independently, ensuring no wastage of power.
The device is ideal for HD gaming as it comes with Adreno 320 GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) that provides stunning 3D graphics.
Put the phone on STAMINA mode and enjoy an extended battery life. It saves battery by turning off dormant apps and disabling mobile and Wi-Fi data during standby mode.
From a sony hater who migrated from samsung to sony, its AWESOME...
19 Aug, 2013
The Product is Good, But Never Buy anything from this Seller
3 Jul, 2014
Very Bad experience with sony xperia ZR
13 Sep, 2014
One of the best and fast mobile at present.
8 Aug, 2013
Go with this
Sai Venkat Reddy
15 Jun, 2013
BEWARE OF OLD STOCK
13 Aug, 2014
good phone but with 'HEAT'
3 Oct, 2014
22 Sep, 2014
Good phone but ZL is available for same price!
14 Oct, 2013
Great buy, Worked in rain too
25 Jul, 2013