Sony is interested to launch the ‘Compact’ versions of the devices instead of ‘Mini’. Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is now available in the USA with indistinguishable specification similar to the elder brother Xperia Z1. The compact version comes with the minor changes. The screen size of the compact device is small. The screen measures 4.3 inches rather than the 5 inch. The handset supports 720 x 1280 pixels resolution and the battery capacity is reduced in compact version. The compact version is energized with 2300 mAh battery instead of 3000mAh battery.
Some specifications are same in both versions such as camera; both versions have a 20 mega pixel rear camera. Besides the camera, the other specifications are also same like processor, GPU, RAM and on board memory. The compact version of Xperia Z1 compact is equipped with 2.2 GHz Quad Core processor with Snapdragon 800 chipset. Adreno 330 GPU to be found in the smartphone. 2GB RAM with 16 GB inbuilt memory is offered by the company. The inbuilt memory can be extended up to 64 GB via microSD card and last but not the least both handsets are powered with TRILUMINOS screen. The handset has water resistance ability and can be alive for 30 mints in 4.92 feet of water.
USA users are able to purchase the handset directly from the official site of SONY. The company offers unlocked version of this compact device in $549.99. The available colors are Pink, Black and White.