One of the best looking flagship smartphone, Sony Xperia XZ Premium is launched in India. This premium device truly justifies its Premium name. It comes with a price tag of ₹59,990/- and goes on sale online exclusively at Amazon. It is also being sold at all Sony Center and select retail outlets. It includes features like 4K HDR display, reflective mirror-like loop surface design, impressive camera and lot more high-end specifications. It has all the features to compete against the likes of iPhone 7 Plus, Samsung Galaxy S7, OnePlus 5 and other premium smartphones. Here, we take a close look at its features:
The smartphone features premium front panel and has its own distinct identity. The front is the 2.5D curved glass panel and comes with Gorilla Glass 5 protection. As far as the design is concerned, it follows the follow steps of Xperia siblings. It has a fingerprint sensor embedded on the power button on the right panel. Sony offers the traditional 3.5mm audio jack and the latest USB Type-C port at the bottom. This lightweight device is just 191 grams. In addition, the phone is dust and water resistant as well. It’s having dimensions of 156 * 77 * 7.9 mm and weight 191 grams.
4K HDR Display
Sony Xperia XZ Premium flaunts a 5.5-inch 4K HDR display with resolution of 2160 * 3840 pixels. The smartphone has a vivid color display and offers good legibility even in bright sunlight. It is the world’s first smartphone that comes with a 4K HDR display. It uses the same technology as used in Sony Bravia TVs. The large display lets you enjoy the latest 4K HDR content on mobile.
This device comes with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor that features Snapdragon X16 LTE modem and supports speeds of up to 1 Gbps. In terms of graphics, it includes Adreno 540 GPU for smooth graphics. It houses 4GB of RAM and includes 64GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded further via microSD card up to 256GB. It boosts Android Nougat v7.1 out of the box.
The smartphone is backed by 3230mAh battery that supports Quick Charge 3.0 and an adaptive charging layer on top of it. Sony also provides Stamina Mode to monitor the usage of battery and saving it at the same time.
The main attraction of the smartphone is the 19-megapixel rear camera and is capable of recording slow-motion video in 960 frames per second. The company has equipped a three-stage CMOS image sensor. The device is really impressive in shooting slow-motion videos. It includes an all new Motion Eye camera with predictive capture to let you capture spontaneous beauty. At the front, it has a 13-megapixel camera with 1/3.06” low light sensor, and a 22mm wide angle lens for fantastic selfies. Both cameras let you click beautiful images even in low light conditions.
It is a dual SIM smartphone that accepts nano-SIM and nano-SIM. The connectivity options of the smartphone include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, 3G and 4G VoLTE and ViLTE. The sensors on the phone are proximity sensor, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, compass magnetometer and barometer.
A quick look at specifications of Sony Xperia XZ Premium:
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