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White paper

January 2014
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  • Page 1: White Paper

    Honami C6916 WP White paper January 2014 Xperia ® C6916 Note: Screen images are simulated.
  • Page 2: Purpose Of This Document

    White paper | Xperia® Z1 Purpose of this document Sony product White papers are intended to give an overview of a product and provide details in relevant areas of technology. Document history Version January 2014 First released version Version 1 Sony Mobile Developer World For the latest technical documentation and development tools, go to
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    White paper | Xperia® Z1 Table of contents Product overview ......................2 Xperia® Z1 highlights ..................2 Facts – dimensions, weight, performance and networks ........5 Categorised feature list ..................7 Technologies in detail ....................10 Device-to-device communications (local) ............10 Bluetooth® wireless technology ...............10 Wi-Fi® .......................11 DLNA Certified®...
  • Page 4: Product Overview

    • Waterproof and dust resistant (IP55 & IP58) • Sony G Lens, 1/2.3” 20.7 MP Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor and BIONZ™ for mobile image processing engine • 5” Full HD TRILUMINOS™ Display for mobile with X-Reality™ for mobile picture engine •...
  • Page 5 5” Full HD TRILUMINOS™ Display for mobile, for a wider palette of rich, natural colours – just like having a broader range of colour pencils to draw from. With Sony’s exclusive X-Reality™ for mobile picture engine, everything you watch – from HD movies to web videos and photos – is analysed and selectively processed to deliver clean, clear, and lifelike pictures.
  • Page 6 White paper | Xperia® Z1 AR effect – Add some fun to your shots Put some fantasy and fun in your photos with AR (Augmented Reality) effect. Choose between several animated themes ranging from disco to dinosaurs to under-the-sea. Capture a creative selfie using the front-facing camera and Masquerade theme.
  • Page 7: Facts - Dimensions, Weight, Performance And Networks

    White paper | Xperia® Z1 Facts – dimensions, weight, performance and networks Operating system Google™ Android™ 4.3 (Jelly Bean) Processor 2.2 GHz Qualcomm MSM8974 Quad Core Adreno 330 Size 145.7 x 73.9 x 8.55 mm Weight 162 grams Available colours Black SIM card micro SIM...
  • Page 8 White paper | Xperia® Z1 Gyroscope Networks C6916 UMTS HSPA+ 850 (Band V), 900 (Band VIII), 1700 (Band IV), 1900 (Band II), 2100 (Band I) MHz GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz LTE (Bands 4, 17) Data transfer speeds...
  • Page 9: Categorised Feature List

    TrackID™ music recognition* Object tracking “WALKMAN” application Picture Effect xLoud™ Experience Quick Launch Red-eye reduction Scene recognition Self-timer Send to web Smile Shutter™ Sony Exmor RS® for mobile Image sensor Superior Auto Sweep Panorama Touch capture Touch focus White balance January 2014...
  • Page 10 Radio (FM radio with RDS) GLONASS* Notes Reader mode MHL support Setup guide SensMe™ slideshow Media Go™ Stopwatch Sony Entertainment Network* Media Transfer Protocol support Tasks Video streaming Micro USB support Timer YouTube™* Native USB tethering PC Companion Screen mirroring Smart Connect Microsoft®...
  • Page 11 White paper | Xperia® Z1 * This service is not available in all markets. ** In compliance with IP55 and IP58 standards, Xperia® Z1 is protected against the ingress of dust and water. Provided that all ports and covers are firmly closed, the phone is (i) protected against low pressure jets of water from all practicable directions in compliance with IP55;...
  • Page 12: Technologies In Detail

    Technologies in detail NOTE: The information outlined below is general and levels of compliance to standards and specifications may vary between products and markets. For more information, contact Sony Mobile Developer World or your Sony contact person where applicable. Device-to-device communications (local) ANT+™...
  • Page 13: Bluetooth® Wireless Technology

    White paper | Xperia® Z1 Bluetooth® wireless technology Bluetooth® profiles supported Advanced Audio Distribution Profile v1.2 Audio/Video Remote Control Profile v1.3 Device Identification Profile v1.3 Generic Attribute Profile Client/Server over LE Handsfree Profile v1.6 (Wide band speech) Headset Profile v1.2 Health Device Profile v1.1 Human Interface Device Profile, Host role v1.1 Messaging Access Profile v1.0...
  • Page 14: Wi-Fi

    White paper | Xperia® Z1 Wi-Fi® Supported standards IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac and Wi-Fi® Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Protected Setup Connectable devices Wi-Fi® access points Wi-Fi Direct compatible devices Frequency band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz Data transfer rate Up to 325 Mbit/s Security Open Authentication Shared Authentication EAP-SIM EAP-AKA...
  • Page 15: Dlna Certified® (Digital Living Network Alliance)

    White paper | Xperia® Z1 DLNA Certified® (Digital Living Network Alliance) Supported Device Classes M-DMS – Mobile Digital Media Server Media Types: images, music and video Summary: The digital media server exposes the media files in your device to a Wi-Fi® network. The files can then be accessed from other DLNA Certified®...
  • Page 16: Messaging

    White paper | Xperia® Z1 Messaging MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) According to OMA Multimedia Messaging Service v1.0 + SMIL Email Bearer type (IP) GPRS, EGPRS, UMTS Character sets BIG5 Traditional Chinese GB18030 ISO-2022-JP Japanese ISO-8859-1 ISO-8859-2 Eastern Europe ISO-8859-5 Cyrillic ISO-8859-7 Greek ISO-8859-9 Turkish ISO 8859-11...
  • Page 17: Positioning - Location Based Services

    White paper | Xperia® Z1 Positioning – location based services Supported standards: • OMA Secure User Plane Location (SUPL) v1.0 & v2.0 • 3GPP™ Control Plane location (incl. Emergency location) • Qualcomm® GPSOneXtra™ Supported satellite systems: • GPS • GLONASS* * NOTE: GPS and GLONASS are used together to calculate the position.
  • Page 18: Multimedia (Audio, Image And Video)

    White paper | Xperia® Z1 Multimedia (audio, image and video) Audio Playback Decoder format Supported in file format MP3 (.mp3) AAC (AAC-LC, AAC+, eAAC+) 3GPP (.3gp, 3gpp, mnv), MP4 (.mp4, .m4a), ADTS (.aac) AMR-NB, AMR-WB 3GPP (.3gp, .3gpp), MP4 (.mp4, .m4a), AMR (.amr, .awb) MIDI SMF (.mid), XMF (.xmf), Mobile...
  • Page 19 White paper | Xperia® Z1 Video Playback Decoder format Supported in file format MPEG-4 3GPP (.3gp, .3gpp), MP4 (.mp4, .m4v) Matroska (.mkv), AVI (.avi), Xvid (.xvid) H.264 3GPP (.3gp, .3gpp), MP4 (.mp4, .m4v) Matroska (.mkv) H.263 3GPP (.3gp, .3gpp), MP4 (.mp4, .m4v) Webm (.webm, .mkv) Video Recording...
  • Page 20: Synchronisation (Oma Ds, Eas, Google Sync™)

    White paper | Xperia® Z1 Synchronisation (OMA DS, EAS, Google Sync™) OMA Data Synchronisation protocol versions 1.1.2 and 1.2 OMA Data Formats: vCard 2.1, vCalendar 1.0 Microsoft® Exchange ActiveSync® protocol version 2.5 Microsoft® Exchange ActiveSync® protocol version 12 Microsoft® Exchange ActiveSync® protocol version 12.1 Microsoft®...
  • Page 21: Memory In Android™ Devices

    Paper is noted as such. Types of memory The types of memory described and numbered below are consistent with the terminology used in Sony mobile device menus and in other content relating to 2013 Xperia™ devices: 1. Dynamic Memory (also known as RAM) is used by applications that run when the device is turned on.
  • Page 22 , about 12 GB of Internal Storage is available out of the box. Please note that in Sony Mobile 2013 products, “Internal Storage” is now the combination of what was previously known as “Device Memory” or “Phone Memory” (for applications and their data – also previously known as “/data”) and “Internal Storage”...
  • Page 23 4. SD Card (known as “/ext_card” from a programmer’s point of view, or by other names in other Android products) is the name for the removable SD memory card in all 2013 Sony Mobile products. As described above, this External Card memory is generally more limited in that any application can read from it, but many applications cannot save to this card.
  • Page 24 White paper | Xperia® Z1 Note 3: For a developer, it is important to note that from a programming point of view the location names used to refer to the different memory areas described in Note 1 are still valid, i.e., the area used for applications (“/ data”) is still present, as is the area used for content (“/sdcard”).
  • Page 25: Trademarks And Acknowledgements

    White paper | Xperia® Z1 Trademarks and acknowledgements All product and company names mentioned herein are the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners. Visit for more information.

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