With the majority of companies worldwide aiming for budget smartphones, Sony continues to maintain its premium positioning by unveiling yet another high-end smartphones range, Xperia Z5 which includes Sony Xperia z5, Xperia Z5 Compact and Xperia Z5 Premium.
Sony’s latest smartphone range, Xperia Z5 includes 3 quite similar smartphones, Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact and Xperia Z5 Premium.
While all three phones boast of some of the best in-house technologies of the Japanese smartphone giant, the price tag with which these features come are no less than hefty too.
The prices are unconfirmed for now, but rumor has it that the prices will fall in the same range as the immensely popular iPhone 6, that is, around USD 650.
Take a look at the specifications of the new Xperia Z5:
- Screen Size: 5.2 inches (69.6% screen-to-body ratio)
- Display: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, 1080 x 1920 pixels (428 PPI pixel density)
- Body: IP68 certified – dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meters and 30 minutes with a fingerprint sensor, scratch-resistant glass, and Oleophobic coating
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 810
- Central Processing Unit: Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A57
- Graphics Processing Unit: Adreno 430
- Operating System: Android 5.1 Lollipop
- RAM: 3GB
- ROM: Up to 32GB internal storage with MicroSD card slot, up to 200GB for Premium version
- Rear Camera: 23MP with super fast autofocus at 0.03 seconds, x5 Clear Image zoom, and the best low light performance
- Front Camera: 5MP
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 2900 mAh battery
- SIM: Nano-SIM
- Dimensions: 72x146x7.3mm
- Weight: 154g
- Available Colors: White, Graphite Black, Gold, and Green
- Release Date: October 2015
While most other features stand same for the other two phones in the range, Xperia Z5 Premium boasts of the world’s first 4K display, created with Sony’s Triluminos TV screen tech. The Premium version also sports a 5.5-inch display, measures at 180 g and hosts a 3,430mAh battery to support the 4K display for two days in the running. Xperia Z5 Premium is expected to be released in November.
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The Xperia Z5 Compact, on the other hand, is slightly smaller standing at 4.6 inches display with 720p HD screen, 1280×720 pixels resolution and a 2700mAh battery.