Earlier in the week Sony announced that the Sony Xperia ZR would launch in Russia before the end of June, and now it would appear that the device will launch in Hong Kong in early July.
Sony are now taking pre-orders for the Sony Xperia ZR on their website in Hong Kong, the handset will retail for HK$ 4,698, which works out at around $606 US dollars at the current exchange rate.
The Sony Xperia ZR is powered by a 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, the handset also features 2GB of RAM and 8GB of built in storage, plus a microSD card slot that can take up to 64GB cards.
Other specifications on the Sony Xperia Zr include a 2,300 mAh battery, plus a ‘Battery Stamina’ mode which is designed to improved the standby time of the handset by up to four times.
The Sony Xperia ZR is capable of being submerged in up to 1.5 metres of water for 30 minutes, and comes with a 4.6 inch HD Reality Display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.
Source Xperia Blog