Sony Xperia Z Ultra – Launch, Specs & Price in India!

Jul 31, 13 Sony Xperia Z Ultra – Launch, Specs & Price in India!

The phablet phone from Sony, the ‘Xperia Z Ultra‘ has been launched with high-end specifications at whopping price in India.

Highlighting feature of the phone is its at 6.4-inches display and hefty price tag of Rs. 44,990. The device is expected to hit the stores on 2nd of August.

While online retailers are taking pre-orders at Rs. 44,990 it is likely to be priced at Rs 46,990 according to some sources.

The phone will to take on its competing models in the market directly and here is how it will impress a first time on-looker…


The formfactor is of candybar shape. The Ultra model looks similar to the Z series devices albeit the  size of the screen marks the huge difference.

The Sony Xperia Z Ultra is lot sleeker device than its predecessor models. The design incorporates ruggedness and will resist water and dust.

Earphone jack of the phone remains uncovered which suggests it has some water proof casing too.


The size does matter a lot – at 6.4inches it falls under the phablet category and easily competes against the Samsung Galaxy Note, HTC One and Nokia Lumia devices.

The TFT screen of the phone has Sony’s Triluminos and X-Reality technologies and full HD resolution  power of 1920×1080 pixels. The colours and contrast of the device are well balanced to be deliver high quality viewing compared to the previous Xperia Z smartphones.


Under the hood, the humongous model packs a quad-core processor that clocks 2.2GHz coupled by 2GB RAM. It is capable of switching tasks seamlessly without any time lags.

For graphics it has Adreno 330 GPU that delivers excellent results. Play few video games on the phone to experience the gaming excellence of the device.


The device offers Stylus support but doesn’t come with one though!

You can use pen or pencil without damaging the device. This feature comes handy to take quick notes.

From the past, this feature had not been greatly welcomed by many and might not be of little interest to many.

Operating System

Android 4.2 Jelly Bean powers the mammoth device. It is covered with Sony’s own customized UI. The menu layout shows some difference while the home screen options are similar to the one in the custom Android skin.

Wrap up

Apart from all the above said things, the phone has 8-megapixel rear camera with Exmor RS sensor and a 2-megapixel front facing camera. It has 16GB internal storage that is expandable up to 64GB via microSD card.

Handling the phone can be of question can be a matter of concern for many. Well the truth is – it is a big device so handle with care. Any unfortunate drops, remember the manufacturer made it water and dust resistant but not shock resistant.

Being a big model it offers the comfort of typing with both the hands and watching media related items. To support all the heavy duty actions it has 3,050mAh battery.

You can buy Sony Xperia Z Ultra on!

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