Sony Xperia XZ1 now available at Rs 44,981: Threat to smartphones with Android Oreo

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Sony recently launched its Xperia XZ1 in India for Rs. 44,990. It was originally unveiled at the IFA 2017 in Berlin and India is one of the first countries to get the smartphone.

Sony Xperia XZ1 now available at Rs 44,981: Threat to other phones

Being a flagship, the Xperia XZ1 undoubtedly comes with some top-notch specs. Most importantly, it was the first smartphone to get released with Android 8.0 Oreo. Currently, save for Google's Pixel and Nexus devices, Sony Xperia XZ1 is the only device to have got the taste of Android Oreo. However, a number of devices are in line to get the latest iteration of Android OS soon.

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That being said, now priced at Rs. 44,981, the Xperia XZ1 can be considered a threat to smartphones that will be updated to Android Oreo eventually. Not just the software, Sony Xperia XZ1's camera part is enviable as well.

Its 19MP main camera comes with the Exmor RS sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 5-axis stabilization, 4K video recording support, 960fps slow-motion video recording, and predictive capture. Up front, there is a 13MP selfie snapper with an Exmor RS sensor, f/2.0 aperture, FHD video recording ability, and 22mm wide-angle lens.

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Also, it is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, which is also used on other flagships like Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus, OnePlus 5, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2, LG V30 etc.

Hence, we have created a list consisting all the other smartphones that come with similar features like the Xperia XZ1. Scroll down to read more.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Buy At Price of Rs 67,900
Key Features

  • 6.3-inch Quad HD+ (2960 × 1440 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity display with 522ppi, 18.5:9 aspect ratio
  • Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 with Adreno 540 GPU / Octa-Core Samsung Exynos 9 Series 8895 processor with Mali-G71 MP20 GPU
  • 6GB LPDDR4 RAM with 64GB/128GB/256GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
  • 12MP Dual Pixel rear camera with LED Flash
  • secondary 12MP camera with telephoto lens
  • 8MP auto focus front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4/5GHz)
  • 3300mAh battery with fast charging both on wired and wireless (WPC and PMA)

Apple iPhone 8 Plus

Buy At Price of Rs 73,000
Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS 401ppi display, 1300:1 contrast ratio, 625 cd/m2 max brightness, 3D Touch
  • Six-core A11 Bionic 64-bit processor with three-core GPU, M11 motion co-processor
  • 64GB and 256GB storage options
  • iOS 11
  • Water and dust resistant (IP67)
  • 12MP wide-angle (f/1.8) and telephoto (f/2.8) cameras
  • 7MP front camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery

Samsung Galaxy S8

Buy At Price of Rs 57,900
Key Features

  • 5.8 Inch QHD+ Super AMOLED Display
  • Octa Core Exynos 9/Snapdragon 835 Processor
  • 4/6GB RAM With 64/128GB ROM
  • WiFi
  • NFC
  • Bluetooth
  • Dual SIM
  • Dual Pixel 12MP Rear Camera
  • 8MP Front Camera
  • Iris Scanner
  • Fingerprint
  • IP68
  • 3000 MAh Battery

OnePlus 5

Buy At Price of Rs 32,999
Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920×1080 pixels) Full HD Optic AMOLED 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5 display, sRGB, DCI-P3 color coverage
  • 2.45GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 64-bit 10nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 540 GPU
  • 6GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB storage
  • 8GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.1) internal storage
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with Oxygen OS
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 16MP rear camera with dual LED Flash
  • secondary 20MP camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3300mAh battery with Dash Charge (5V 4A)

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Buy At Price of Rs 64,900
Key Features

  • 6.2 Inch QHD+ Super AMOLED Display
  • Octa Core Exynos 9/Snapdragon 835 Processor
  • 4/6GB RAM With 64/128GB ROM
  • WiFi
  • NFC
  • Bluetooth
  • Dual SIM
  • Dual Pixel 12MP Rear Camera
  • 8MP Front Camera
  • Iris Scanner
  • Fingerprint
  • IP68
  • 3500 MAh Battery

Honor 8 Pro

Buy At Price of Rs 29,999
Key Features

  • 5.7-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD LTPS 2.5D curved glass display, 515 PPI, 94.5% NTSC Color Gamut
  • Octa-Core 4 x CortexA53 (1.8GHz) + 4 x ARTEMIS (2.4GHz) Kirin 960 processor with Mali G71 Octa-core GPU
  • 6GB RAM
  • 128GB internal storage storage
  • expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) with Emotion UI 5.1
  • Hybird Dual SIM (nano SIM + nano SIM / microSD)
  • 12MP (Monochrome) + 12MP (RGB) Dual rear cameras
  • 8MP front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 4000mAh (typical) / 3900mAh (minimum) battery with fast charging

Google Pixel

Buy At Price of Rs 44,000
Key Features

  • 5-inch (1920x 1080 pixels) AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • 2.15 GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 821 processor with Adreno 530 GPU
  • 4GB LPDDR RAM, 32GB / 128GB internal storage
  • Android 7.1 (Nougat)
  • 12.3MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 8MP front camera
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 2,770mAh battery

Google Pixel XL

Buy At Price of Rs 44,000
Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (2560×1440 pixels) AMOLED display with Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • 2.15 GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 821 processor with Adreno 530 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 32GB / 128GB internal storage
  • Android 7.1 (Nougat)
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 12.3MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 8MP front camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3450mAh battery

HTC U11

Buy At Price of Rs 51,900
Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1440 x 2560 pixels) Quad HD Super LCD 5 display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • 2.45GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform with Adreno 540 GPU
  • 6GB RAM
  • 128GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 2TB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with HTC Sense UI, HTC Edge Sense,HTC Sense Companion
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
  • 12MP HTC UltraPixel 3 rear camera with 1.4μm pixel
  • 16MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3000mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0

Apple iPhone 8

Buy At Price of Rs 59,945
Key Features

  • 4.7 Inch Retina HD Display With 3D Touch
  • Hexa-Core Apple A11 Bionic Processor
  • Force Touch Technology
  • 2GB RAM With 64/256GB ROM
  • Dual 12MP ISight Camera With OIS
  • 7MP Front Facing Camera
  • Touch ID
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • LTE Support
  • Water & Dust Resistant

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