Sony Xperia Z Ultra launched, priced in the Philippines
Sony’s gigantic 6.4-inch, Snapdragon 800-powered Android smartphone, the Xperia Z Ultra, is now officially available in the Philippines.
To give you a quick recap, the Xperia Z Ultra was first revealed back in June and features a 6.44-inch Full HD display, 16GB of internal storage, microSD card support, an 8 megapixel rear camera, and IP58 certification (dustproof and waterproof).
Powering the device is a Snapdragon 800 quad-core CPU, 2GB of RAM, 3,000mAh battery, and Android 4.2 Jellybean.
Sony Xperia Z Ultra specs:
6.44-inch full HD Triluminous TFT display @ 1080×1920 pixels, 342ppi
Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 2.2GHz quad-core
Adreno 330 Graphics
16GB internal storage (11GB usable)
up to 64GB via microSD card
8MP rear autofocus camera
1080p video recording @ 30fps
2MP front-facing camera, 1080p video
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
GPS w/ aGPS support, GLONASS
Dustproof and Waterproof
Android 4.2 Jellybean
Dimension: 179.4 x 92.2 x 6.5 mm
Black, White, Purple
The Sony Xperia Z Ultra HSPA+ version will be available starting today (August 23) in all Sony Centers, Xperia shops and VAIO shops for Php31,790 SRP, or Php33,490 at 0% interest for 6 months.
Early buyers of the Xperia Z Ultra HSPA+ will get a free Muvit Slim Folio case (valued at Php1,390) from August 23 to September 30, 2013. Other accessories like the SBH52 Smart Bluetooth Handset and the DK30 Magnetic Charging Dock will be available by end of September.
As for the Xperia Z Ultra LTE variant, it will be available locally by October. Pricing will be announced closer to launch. In the meantime, you can read our first impressions of the device here.