• Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact Review

    By Josh Bethell , October 16, 2017 - Leave a comment

    Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact SIM Free CloveSmaller than the full size XZ1, the Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact still has all the same tricks. This makes it perfect for anyone after premium features in a smaller form-factor. If you want to find out our full thoughts on the phone, follow on to watch our full video review

    One of the first phones to be commercially available with Android 8.0 Oreo, the XZ1 also features Sony’s stunning 19MP Motion Eye camera. This incredible sensor has the capability to shoot super slow-mo video at 960fps.

    Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact | Clove Technology

    Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact Video Review


    Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact | Clove Technology

    Sony Xperia XZ1 Key Features

    • Android 8.0 (Oreo) OS
    • Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 & 4GB RAM
    • 64 GB storage & micro SD support up to 256 GB
    • 19 MP Sony Motion Eye camera: shoot incredible 960 fps super slow-mo video
    • Laser Autofocus technology – ultra-fast focussing even in low light
    • 4.7” HD resolution IPS LCD Screen: Sony Triluminos and X-reality engine
    • Corning Gorilla Glass 5 for added protection and scratch resistance
    • 2,700 mAh battery with Quick charge 3.0
    • IP68 water-resistant – immerse in fresh water (up to 1.5 meters for 30 minutes)
    • Bluetooth 5.0 – faster more reliable connections to modern Bluetooth equipment
    • USB Type-C – new reversible connector makes for simple cable connections
    • Fingerprint sensor embedded in the power button – Secure and unlock the phone with ease
    • Hi-Res audio support
    • Playstation 4 Remote Play compatible

    Josh Bethell

    Josh joined Clove part time a few years ago whilst studying Computing at Bournemouth University. Since finishing his studies he has remained at Clove in a full time position, involved in sales, returns and social media. Involved with both consumer electronics and software since the mid 2000s, keeping up to date with industry developments is as much a hobby as it is a job. Easy going but never afraid to share an opinion, Josh can often be found in his spare time listening to some heavy rock or at a local gig as well as playing with the latest gadgets and video games.


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