Launch in UK:
There is a good news for UK residents. You’re probably lucky if you reside somewhere in UK. Retailers like Clove, Handtec and Digital Phone Company already have the Sony Xperia Z1 in stock in black color. White color will also be available in the device by September 23. The purple edition of the device is also expected soon.
The device is worth 500 pounds, including VAT. Clove is also offering a free Sony SmartWatch 2 with the Sony Xperia Z1.
But most ironically, The official online retailing website for UK has not yet listed the device, it will start shipping by the end of the month. Amazon expects to release the device on September 20 whereas the network carriers will have the phone by the next week.
Launch in India:
Morever, the device has also been launched in India. Which means that the new Sony Xperia Z1 is in market in India from today and can be yours for ₹44,990 ($710) in all three colors i.e White, Black and Purple.
Along with the device, Sony has also launched Sony SmartWatch in India priced at ₹14,990 ($235). This superb device not only pairs with Sony devices alone but works with all Android devices and keeps you updated by letting you directly recieve notifications.
Also available starting today in India, are the new QX100 and QX10 camera accessories. Priced at ₹24,990 ($395) and ₹12,990 ($205), respectively. These accessories can be mounted on any smartphone, whether Android or iOS. These devices pair with your phone using NFC and transfer data over Wi-Fi.