EightyThor, 02 Jun 2013It's not that Sony made the first waterproof phone, it's that it's the first waterproof SMARTp... moredude, motorola defy is waterprof and come out before xperia z. even casio have gzone commando http://www.casiogzone.com/us/commando/ that come out before motorola defy.
Dano, 03 Jun 2013why do Sony make sexy looking phones while still being waterprrof? this S4 active looks so ind... moreAre you really that delusional that you think your opinion applies to all ? it's just your opinion and nothing more the rest of the world doesn't agree with you.
why do Sony make sexy looking phones while still being waterprrof? this S4 active looks so industrial to a point of ewwwwweee.
I was told S4 have the best benchmark tests.
I when to test the phone out personally, it lags.. and have bad touch response.
So very confused, it did not happen with other phones.. like sony or htc or asus.
Worse of all .. its the only s600 chipset phone without FM radio!. Sony Z is still best.
People just love lies and they love to be deceived, it's a wonderful world. :)
qwerty., 03 Jun 2013yeah you're right. but listen first, actually lot of features from Sony Ericsson mobile phones... moreDude forget about Sony, when Apple Inc will release a water proof phone they will say that they are the first to invent a water proof phone and all the sheeps will follow saying the same thing.
everybody argue on whose copy who..for me as long it build with good spec and nice looking..then it good enough for me to buy. cause we are the user. on the argument part i think let the company do that.
Akino, 03 Jun 2013Sony Ericsson is not equivalent to Sony nor Ericsson. This is the reason why after acquired t... moreyeah you're right. but listen first, actually lot of features from Sony Ericsson mobile phones are from Sony products. such as Walkman, Cybershoot, Waterproof and etc. so you can't separate between both of them. Sony Ericsson tech and innovation are from Sony Corp.
Anonymous, 03 Jun 2013since when??I used to have the Panasonic eluga and it was waterproof.old news.since xperia active... and wayyy before eluga
Akino, 03 Jun 2013In fact before Samsung, Casio has already released water-proof smartphone in April 2011 which ... moresony might not the first smartphone company invented water proof but sony maintain all their line up with water proof capability.
or we can say that most of water proof smartphone identical with sony.
xperia active, go, acro s, v, z, zr, and still sony will release more smartphone with water proof.
so chill out galaxy fanboy. let customer choose what they need.
qwerty., 03 Jun 2013don't forget to Sony Ericsson it's Sony Sony Ericsson is not equivalent to Sony nor Ericsson.
This is the reason why after acquired the Ericsson, Sony immediately removed the name of Ericsson.
Prepare for all the Sony trolls. Oh Samsung copied water resistant from Sony
In fact before Samsung, Casio has already released water-proof smartphone in April 2011 which was "G'zOne Commando".
Sony Xperia Z is just a follower.
In future all the smartphone will comply to below two standards:
1) IP67 certified - dust tight and water proof (up to 1m for 30 mins)
2) MIL-STD-810F certified - salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant