Sony Xperia Z1 Specifications and Features

Sony Xperia Z1 covers all your needs of entertainment and communication in one package. A super large 5.0” TFT capacitive touchscreen with a high resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels (441 ppi pixel density) is a guarantee that you’ll be able to enjoy great viewing experience. Images look sharp with a good level of detail. You can also watch HD video on the Triluminos display. The touchscreen is quite responsive and it is equipped with Multitouch support up to 10 fingers. For protection, the screen is polished with shatter proof and scratch-resistant glass. X-Reality Engine, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, and Proximity sensor are some features that support the display. The Z1 is dust proof and water resistant. The manufacturer claims that it can survive submersion over 1 meter for 30 minutes (covers must be shut). But you must keep it away from salt water, liquid chemicals, and sand/mud.

Reset Sony Xperia Z1

Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean) operating system is installed in this phone. A quad-core 2.2 GHz Krait 400 processor should be more than good in handling various tasks. The processor is paired with Adreno 330 GPU and 2 GB of RAM. The presence of 4G LTE support means that you’ll be able to enjoy faster data connection. The phone tries to spoil its user by providing 16 GB of internal storage. There should be enough space to store your music, videos, and photos. You can even add external memory card (up to 64 GB) to expand the storage capacity. The connectivity features consist of Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot; DLNA; Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP; microUSB v2.0 (MHL), USB On-the-go; and NFC.

A superb 20.7 MP camera is attached on the back of the phone. It features autofocus, LED flash, 1/2.3” sensor size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, image stabilization, HDR, panorama, and video recording capability with video stabilization (up to 1080p@30fps). You can also find a front-facing 2 MP camera that can be used for video calling. The Z1 is loaded with many other features such as: GPS with A-GPS support and GLONASS; Stereo FM radio with RDS; Digital compass; Email; Instant Messaging; Push Email; HTML5; ANT+ support; SNS integration; TV-out (via MHL A/V link); Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic; MP4/H.263/H.264 player; MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player; Document viewer; Photo viewer/editor; Voice memo/dial; Predictive text input; and more.

Dimensions: 144 x 74 x 8.5 mm (5.67 x 2.91 x 0.33 in)
Weight: 170 g (6.00 oz)

Factory Reset Sony Xperia Z1 to Restore Default Settings

You can reset your Sony Xperia Z1 to its original factory settings, with or without deleting all of your personal data. Make sure to back up any important data saved on your device, before perform this reset procedures. WARNING! Do not restart your device while a reset procedure is underway to avoid permanent damage. To hard reset Sony Xperia Z1:

  1. Drag the status bar downwards, then tap image  .
  2. Find and tap Backup & reset > Factory data reset.
  3. If you also want to erase data such as pictures and music, which is saved to your device’s internal storage, mark the Erase internal storage checkbox.
  4. Tap Reset phone.
  5. To confirm, tap Erase everything.