Sony has announced it latest flagship phone; Xperia Z5. The device is stacked up with latest and high end specs. Sony Xperia Z5 comes with a 5.5 gorilla glass screen with a IPS display of 806 ppi density. The screen is pretty bright and easy to read even under the sun. The phone comes with Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box.
Coming to the hardware the phone has a slim profile with a frosted glass back and a 4 physical keys for camera,volume and power. Sony has finally giving its flagship device a fingerprint sensor ergo joining the league of apple,Samsung and one plus two. The fingerprint sensor is integrated in the power button.
The Sony Xperia Z5 Premium has a stainless steel frame (unlike the other Z5s, which are made from aluminum). It’s painted in Black, Gold or the unique Chrome option (a mirror finish). The body is IP65/68 rated – dust-tight and waterproof with a cap-less USB port.
The Sony Xperia Z5 Premium is the first to reach the next benchmark in display smartphone technology “4K resolution” and comes with a much-improved camera to match.
Along with a great processor and 3 gigs of ram, the main focus of this flagship from sony is the camera improvements from previous flagship devices. This device has 23 MP camera with Hybrid Autofocus of 0.03 sec and 5x zoom with sony claims could be achieved without any restoration in image quality. The camera also has much improved sensor for low light imaging.
The price of the device is still unknown but its speculated to be around 50k in the Indian market.
Sony Xperia Z5 detailed specifications
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2015, November|
|BODY||Dimensions||154.4 x 75.8 x 7.8 mm (6.08 x 2.98 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||180 g (6.35 oz)|
|– IP68 certified – dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
– Fingerprint sensor
|DISPLAY||Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.5 inches (~70.4% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||2160 x 3840 pixels (~806 ppi pixel density)|
|Multitouch||Yes, up to 10 fingers|
|Protection||Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A57|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 200 GB|
|Internal||32 GB, 3 GB RAM|
|CAMERA||Primary||23 MP, 5520 х 4140 pixels, phase detection autofocus, LED flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|
|Video||2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@120fps, HDR|
|Secondary||5.1 MP, 1080p, HDR|
|SOUND||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|– High-Res audio|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||v4.1, A2DP, apt-X|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ Beidou (market dependant)|
|Radio||FM radio with RDS|
|USB||microUSB v2.0 (MHL 3 TV-out), USB Host|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Messaging||SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email|
|– Fast battery charging: 60% in 30 min (Quick Charge 2.0)
– ANT+ support
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player
– Document viewer
– Photo/video editor
|BATTERY||Non-removable Li-Ion 3430 mAh battery|
|MISC||Colors||Chrome, Black, Gold|