The Xperia Z1 Compact is everything you expect in a premium smartphone, beautifully crafted to fit perfectly in the palm of your hand. Capture stunningly beautiful photos and videos using the same technology as featured in our compact digital cameras. Easily move all your valuable content from your smartphone to your new Xperia Z1 Compact with Xperia™ Transfer. Best of all, the Xperia Z1 Compact is waterproof* and comes in a range of colours.
The perfect moment deserves the perfect camera
Featuring a camera as good as our compact digital cameras, this advanced camera phone comes with Superior Auto. This default camera setting recognises up to 36 scene types and adjusts the settings automatically, to help you get the best photos anywhere, at any time. So sit back, enjoy the moment and let your Xperia Z1 Compact do the thinking for you.
World’s best camera in a waterproof compact smartphone*
Funny faces underwater. Beautiful scenery. Or the graceful brushstrokes on a hand painted vase. Xperia Z1 Compact combines a large 1/2.3” 20.7MP Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor, Sony’s award-winning G Lens and intelligent BIONZ™ for mobile image processing engine. For pictures that are sharp, blur-free and absolutely stunning.
Discover apps that open up new experiences
Afraid you pressed the shutter button too late? Timeshift burst takes 61 frames within just 2 seconds, starting even before you press the shutter. Want to share a special occasion with family and friends? Then use Social live to broadcast videos live via Facebook. Xperia Z1 Compact comes with several innovative camera apps that go way beyond traditional image taking as we know it.
The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact has been carefully crafted using only premium materials and clean lines. Its IP55/IP58 rating means that this slim and sleek camera phone is waterproof* and dust resistant. This 4.3” beauty fits perfectly in the palm of your hand.
To give you an even richer experience, the Xperia Z1 Compact pairs perfectly with a range of electronic devices. And because these devices are NFC-enabled, it means that they can connect to your smartphone with just one touch.
Sharper. Clearer. Brighter. The same quality you’d expect from Sony’s compact digital cameras. And with the Xperia Z1 Compact, we’ve created a camera phone built with the very same components, packaged into a 9.5 mm slim body. It combines a large 1/2.3″, 20.7 MP Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor, Sony’s award-winning G Lens and the intelligent BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine. This unique combination gives you images that are delivered with a superior sharpness, clarity and brightness – always.
Delivering up to 50% increased graphic performance*, the updated Adreno 330 GPU (graphics processing unit) gives you the most advanced and visually stunning 3D gaming experiences, and lets you browse the web lightning fast – all while using the lowest power consumption.