The Sony flagship smartphone Xperia XZ on the platform Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 officially presented
Sony Mobile today officially unveiled the Xperia XZ. The novelty will serve as the successor model of the Xperia X debuted in February of this year.
Xperia XZ designed in the spirit predecessor, but the transitions between the front and rear panels is now not so sharply delineated, the side faces are more rounded. This style of Sony called «Unified Design».
Case Xperia XZ is made of aluminum alloy Alkaleido. This smartphone belongs to the category of protected (degree of protection IP68).
Sony Xperia XZ is built on a single platform Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 has a 3 GB RAM and 32 GB of internal flash memory. Will also be offered the option and module eMMC capacity of 64 GB. And in any case has a slot for memory cards microSD up to 256 GB.
Compared to the Xperia X, Sony slightly modified the main camera. In particular, applied technology Triple Image Sensing is the General name for a laser assistant autofocus, fast phase autofocus and RGB sensor-IR, operating in the visible and infrared light. Camera matrix is characterized by the format 1/2,3 inches and a resolution of 23 MP. Camera lens — 24 mm maximum aperture — F/2.0.
The camera supports video recording with 4K resolution and features a five-axis stabilization system SteadyShot. However, just when you record video such a high resolution SteadyShot not working, to use it, will have to reduce the video resolution to Full HD.
The front camera uses a sensor Exmor RS format 1/3,06 inches with a resolution of 13 megapixels and wide-angle lens with maximum aperture of F/2.0.
The screen size of Sony Xperia XZ is equal to 5.2 inches, resolution — Full HD. Protection display provides tempered glass Corning Gorilla glass. Also in the configuration of smartphone adapters NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac and Bluetooth 4.2, fingerprint sensor (like the Xperia X it’s built into the power button), modem, LTE Cat. 4, USB port-C.
Dimensions of new items — 146 x 72 x 8.1 mm, weight — 161 grams. Compared to the Xperia X the battery capacity has increased and is 2900 mAh — autonomy should increase.
Sony Xperia XZ will go on sale in October. The cost of new items not yet announced, but due to the fact that the novelty is on the model, Xperia X, price will be slightly higher. And it is a little as the significant difference between these two models there.