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Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB Review

Created date: 2018-09-30 22:42:47, Updated date: 2020-04-16 17:59:26

We've conducted a detailed review of the Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB, looking into its battery, how easy it is to use the camera, and whether the CPU performance is high or low. Not only that, but we've also evaluated how portable and easy to hold it is, as well as how nice the display is.

Features, Performance, and Reviews for the Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB

Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB 's size

The "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" is 65.0mm wide, 129.0mm tall, and 9.3mm thick. At this size, a man with large hands would be able to operate it comfortably with one hand, but it may feel a bit large for a woman with small hands. In the case of the "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB", it weighs about 140.0g. The weight is such that it's hardly noticeable even when using one-handed. However, some people may find it tiring to use for long periods.

Both the size and weight of the "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" make it easy to hold in your hand and are unlikely to cause any trouble when you use it normally.

The CPU performance of Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB

The "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" has an extremely high processing power of 2.45GHz+1.9GHz×8(8.0-cores), so it can smoothly run any app out there with ease. Its performance ranks among the top-class of all smartphones released to date. It's well suited to running even the most demanding of 3D games with ease.

The "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" has 4.0GB of RAM, so it has plenty of space. In rare cases this amount of RAM might not be sufficient, but there shouldn't be too much stress on the machine with this amount.

The "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" has the overall operating speed of a high-end smartphone, so it will hardly ever cause you trouble. But you might need to be careful when using heavy apps like 3D games a lot.

Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB 's storage capacity

The "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" has 32.0GB of data storage, which is plenty for taking photos, but for people who frequently shoot videos or have lots of games installed, this may not feel like enough space.

Since the "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" is compatible with SD cards, you'll be able to easily expand your storage capacity; you won't need to worry about how much internal space it has.

Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB 's screen

The "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" has a 4.6inch screen. The iPhone X has a big screen, which very likely won't ever trouble you. Just be aware that it's not a very good size for writing long blocks of text.

The screen of the "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" is very clear, so you'll likely have no complaints on that front. However, you should be cautious about viewing things in 4k definition.

The camera function of Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB

The "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" has a 19.0MP main camera that lets you take photos and videos in a quite high resolution. You may be a little dissatisfied with it in some situations, for example when you want to capture scenery in very high resolution or print out beautiful photos, but this should not be an issue you run into very often.

The "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" comes with a 8.0MP pixel camera, which is a standard level. It's perfectly fine for selfies, but may be not as satisfying if you wish to take photos of large numbers of people, or make printouts.

The battery performance of Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB

The "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" has a relatively large battery with 2700.0mAh. The "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" has a good battery life compared to other smartphones. You won't feel stressed even if you spend all day surfing the web or on Twitter and you can also watch videos or play games on the go without having to worry too much about the battery. If you watch videos or play games for too long, however, you might want to watch your battery a bit.

Overall assessment of Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB

The "Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB" is a high-performance smartphone. You're not likely to experience any inconvenience in general use.

The merits and demerits of Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB

The merits of Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB

  • It's easy to hold and you can even comfortably use it with one hand.
  • It feels comparably light.
  • It has a high performance CPU, meaning that even 3D games run smoothly.
  • The rear camera is fairly powerful and good for everyday use.

The demerits of Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB

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Specifications of Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB

Xperia XZ1 Compact 32GB
ImageXperia XZ1 Compact 32GB
Release date2017-10
ColorBlack/White Silver/Horizon Blue/Twilight Pink
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)65.0mm x 129.0mm x 9.3mm
Display size4.6inch
Display typeIPS LCD
Screen resolution (width x height)720 x 1280
Pixel density319ppi
Battery capacity2700.0mAh
ChipsetQualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
CPU specs2.45GHz+1.9GHz×8(8.0-cores)
RAM size4.0GB
Storage size32.0GB
Rear-camera resolution19.0MP
Front-camera resolution8.0MP

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