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The Sony Xperia Z is an impressive device which offers unique features including being both dust and water resistant making the device more durable than many of its rivals. The Xperia ZR handset has just been announced and it seems that Sony are set to take durability to a new level.

The latest smartphone to be announced by Sony is the Xperia ZR which is said to take waterproofing to a whole new level by giving users the ability to capture photographic images underwater. The new model offers the same IP55 and IP58 certification as the Xperia Z, but many consumers across the globe will be impressed by the new camera feature that is onboard. This unique feature is not currently offered by any competitors. It is worth noting that users can not use the device scuba diving or the like, but Sony state that the camera will function in freshwater in depths of up to 1.5m. Click here for more Sony Xperia Z News

The new ZR device features a dedicated camera shutter button just like that found on the Sony Xperia Z which means that the phone can be used like a dedicated still camera with the ability to capture video images in high 1080P HD quality. Completing the camera package is the inclusion of an LED flash, HDR mode and also an impressive Exmor RS sensor. This great new device also offers features which include a 4.6 inch display with the Sony Bravia Mobile Engine 2. A powerful quad core processor is also onboard which is clocked at 1.5Ghz and is accompanied by 2GB of RAM. Sony have said that this new device will be available at some point during the second quarter although no exact release date had yet been confirmed. Check out the best Sony Xperia Z contracts here

Great success has been achieved by the Sony Xperia Z and we now expect the Xperia XR to be equally popular with consumers thanks to the underwater camera function.