Sony has been teasing its most credible and high-end smartphone of 2018 since February. However, this time we have gathered all the available rumors and news about Sony Xperia XZ 2 premium. In February, Sony launched two Xperia X2 smartphones including the Sony Xperia XZ2 and the Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact. But, we knew that there is the third variant of the phone that company hasn't launched yet. The company is still holding the Sony Xperia XZ 2 Premium smartphone under its bag. Lets Quickly go through phone’s specifications, features and other details including release date and price.
The company has used the same fluid design of its other two Xperia Z2 models under which the metal body is covered with glass. Sony said that the 3D glass surface surrounding ads more scratch free body to the phone. Along with this, the screen will be protected by Gorilla Glass 5 which is the strongest one available on the market. The phone will be having iP65/iP68 dust and water resistance ability. The complete design will be similar to its already launched variants, giving a matt metal classy look. The thickness at the bulked corners of the phone represents the company’s new experimental over its previous models. Unfortunately, there will be no OLED screen, its still 4K HDR display in 5.9 inches. However, the display is 30 percent brighter than the laster’s XZ Premium model.
Sony will be giving a powerful camera that will be competing with other high-end smartphones. There will be a dual lens camera mounted at the rear of the phone amazing experience. The dual camera will comprise 19MP and 12 MP lens of f/2.3 and f/1.6 aperture respectively. Along with this, the user will be getting a high definition 13MP front-facing camera with a SteadyShot stabilization feature. Talking about video recording the Sony X2 Premium will be the world's highest ISO sensitive video recording smartphone in the world. In addition, there are super slow-mo and Bokeh & monochrome photo effects will be there on the phone.
The phone’s specs are pretty interesting or you can say it is premium just like the phone. According to the reports XZ2 Premium will be running on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 platform with the support of 6GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage which is expandable. In order to run the phone for longer, there will be a bigger battery of 3540 mAh along with the quick charging feature via USB-C type. The variant will continue to possess the Qi wireless charging feature of its earlier launched models. Sony has integrated the super loud Xperia speakers for the best audio experience. However, there is no audio 3.5mm jack on the phone the users need to compromise with the C-type connector.
As the phone is still to be pushed in the market by the company, the rumors and news are going around all the time. The rumor suggests that Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium will be having company’s traditional Omnidesgin with a bezel-less screen. The screen will have a full edge to edge HDR display with 18:9 aspect ratio. In addition to this, the reports claim that the phone will be running on the latest Android Oreo 8.1. This will make XZ2 Premium among the very few models offering the latest Android platform out of the box.
Earlier the device was expected to come at MWC 2018, however, the company proved that wrong. Now, the latest speculations say that the phone will be coming somewhere in Summer 2018. The price tag of the phone is pretty hard to guess for anyone right now, but still, we think it will be somewhere around $900.
Akash Singh Chauhan is a senior writer at MobileAppDaily and he mainly covers all the latest happenings and tweaks in mobile app technology. Being an Engineering graduate he is always compelled to the technology and tries to discover new trends in the tech world. Along with any tech news he also never misses a single episode of ‘Dragon Ball’.Follow