Sony Xperia Z1 coming to Telstra
Posted on September 5, 2013
3 min read
Sony’s new flagship smartphone, the Sony Xperia Z1 is sure to make a splash in Australia when it comes to Telstra on the superfast 4G network next month.
Similarly to the hugely popular Sony Xperia Z, the Sony Xperia Z1 comes with built-in 4G connectivity making downloads faster in more places.
The Sony Xperia Z1 has built on the best parts of its predecessor to make them even better. One of the Z1’s stand-out features is the 5” full HD Triluminos display. The bright, crisp,colourful display on this phone is sure to appeal to fans of the Xperia Z and those who enjoy streaming HD content, viewing photos and browsing the web.
The highly durable Z1 is waterproof (up to 1.5 metres for 30 minutes) with specially strengthened glass encased in a full metal frame, making this device the perfect summer holiday companion. It is hard to beat when it comes to damage protection.
With high quality camera and video capability, Sony has lived up to its reputation with the Xperia Z1, combining award winning technologies and building on expertise from their broader electronics range.
More information on pricing and availability will be available soon, but for now, you can register here to stay informed.
Pricing and availability update
The Sony Xperia Z1 will be available in Telstra stores from Tuesday 15 October and online pre-orders are now open. Customers ordering the Sony Xperia Z1 online before 15 October will also receive a bonus Sony Bluetooth Stereo Headset, valued at RRP$199.95.
Consumer customers can purchase the Sony Xperia Z1 on the $60 Every Day ConnectTM Plan with a $9 handset repayment per month (when you stay connected for 24 months), with $600 worth of included calls and MMS, unlimited SMS and 1GB of data, all to standard Australian numbers (and excluding use overseas) each month. Min cost over 24 months is $1,656 ($69/mth) and 2 minute standard call is $2.38, excess data $0.10/MB.
Business customers can purchase the Sony Xperia Z1 on $60 Business Performance Plan with a $9 per month handset repayment for 24 months when you stay connected for 24 months, with $600 worth of included calls and MMS, unlimited SMS and 1GB of data, all to standard Australian numbers (excludes use overseas) each month. Min cost $1,656 ($69/mth) and 2 minute standard call is $2.38, excess data $0.10/MB.
Customers will also be able to purchase the Sony Xperia Z1 outright in Telstra stores for $696 RRP.
The Telstra Mobile Network offers 4G in all capital CBDs and associated airports, many surrounding suburban areas and in over 100 regional areas. You’ll automatically switch to our fastest available 3G in other coverage areas around Australia. Check coverage at telstra.com/coverage.