Sony Xperia waterproof smartphone – underwater footage recorded at North Sydney Olympic Swimming Pool. Video recorded using the 13MP video camera.
2nd video recorded in Sydney Harbour: http://youtu.be/SvjXKa0VY78
I’ve used the Sony Xperia Z in chlorine and salt water without any problems, though I always rinse the phone with fresh water afterwards as a precaution. I am impressed by the quality of the video recorded. Screen captures can be taken from the high definition video and saved as still pictures.
In deeper water I recommend attaching a wrist strap, which can be looped through the specially designed hole in the corner of the Xperia’s body. The phone has no issues going down to depths of a couple of meters, and have held the phone underwater for long lengths of time. The phone has never suffered a seal leak, and I have even recorded video jumping from a jetty with it into the ocean.
One of the great things about this phone is that it is extremely easy to keep clean just by…