This flagship model from the Sony features a 5.2-inch Triluminous full HD display covered with Gorilla Glass 5. It is powered by a 64 bit 2.45GHz Octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Processor with 4GB of RAM. You will have to sacrifice one nano-SIM card slot in case you want to use external storage.
The device runs 2700mAh battery Qnovo Adaptive charging and Quick Charge 3.0.
While Android 8.0 Oreo was the highlight of the smartphone at the event, the handset's another much-advertised feature is its 3D scanning mode that lets the device capture high-resolution 3D images of an object.
The U11 flaunts a 12-megapixel rear camera of aperture f/1.7 with HTC's UltraPixel technology, 5-axis OIS, EIS, and 4K video recording support. The smartphone is also enriched by front mounted fingerprint sensor and packs with DSEE HX, LDAC, and Digital Noise Cancelling technology.
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Buzz.ie has teamed up with Sony Mobile Ireland to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a Sony Xperia XZ1 smartphone, worth nearly €700.
According to the company the smartphone will ship with Android 8.0 Oreo starting September, and by today's launch it seems that the shipment will start end of this month.
The smartphone's 19MP rear camera can scan an object and save the file as a 3D image after which you can share the file on social media or even print it via a 3D printer.
We'll have more information about the Xperia XZ1 Compact next week. It comes with an f/2.0 aperture and a 22mm wide-angle lens that is extremely suitable for group selfies. Sony claims it takes just 15 to 60 seconds to capture a full scan. Sony is still with their own design and yet to come with the bezel-less display as soon. The phone is launched in Black Color and the sale of Sony Xperia XZ1 starts from today.
Lastly, we have some sensible pricing from Sony.
There are connectivity options in the device such as 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth, NFC, GPS, and USB Type-C port.