Sony’s premium flagships for 2018 is here. The device shows marked improvement from the Sony XZ Premium.
Here are its technical specifications:
The XZ2 Premium has a 5.7-inch IPS LCD HD display with a resolution of 1080×2160 pixels. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
OS and Processor
The device runs on Android 8.0 (Oreo) and is powered by an Octa-core processor (4×2.7 GHz Kyro 385 Gold and 4×1.7 GHz Kyro 385 Silver), based on the Qualcomm SDM845b napdragon 845.
Graphics are powered by an Adreno 630 GPU.
RAM and Storage
The device is equipped with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. Storage is expandable up to 400GB via microSD.
The primary is 19MP with gyro EIS, predictive phase detection and LED flash. It is capable of recording video of up to 2160p at 30fps.
The secondary camera is 5MP and is capable of recording 1080p video at 30 fps.
Network and Connectivity
The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium supports GSM, HSPA, and LTE network standards.
Connectivity is via Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot. Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE. GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO. USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB Host.
The device is powered by a non-removable 3180 mAh Li-Ion.
- Sensors: fingerprint (rear), accelerometer, proximity, gyro, barometer and compass
- Qi wireless charging
- Quick Charge 3.0
- IP65/IP68 certified dust and water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
The Sony Xperia XZ2 is expected to cost Ksh. 90,000 or above once in Kenya.