Sony has released US variant of Sony Xperia Z1 with a few modifications at CES 2014. The Xperia Z1s has been developed better than Z1 with improved water resistant rating - from IP57 to IP58.
Launching exclusive from T-Mobile, Sony Xperia Z1s is power packed with features and strong specs. With a 5 inch, 1080p "Triluminos" display screen, the device is powered with Qualcomm's quad-core Snapdragon 800, 2GB RAM and 32 GB of built-in memory. Sony Xperia Z1s's memory can be extended further with the micro SD card slot.
However, what is really interesting is Sony Xperia Z1s' 20.7 megapixel camera. Featuring the new Sony G Lens, F/2.0 aperture, Sony Xperia Z1s has a custom designed 1/2.3 inch Exmor RS sensor. Physically, Xperia Z1s has brought back the physical camera button to take pictures more easily. Sony claims that the camera is powered by BIONZ mobile processing picture engine giving it better and faster image processing by effectively using the Snapdragon. Sony also claims that Z1s has 3x optical zoom quality. Yes, LED flash and 1080p video recording too.
Sony Xperia Z1s is definitely paced with some impressive features especially when it comes camera gear. How it really puts up to the expectation? Here are the first Sony Xperia Z1s camera samples.
Sony Xperia Z1s camera samples:
Source: Phone Arena