Sony is known for manufacturing some seriously impressive smartphones under its Z-series of smartphones. The Z-series of smartphones include all of its flagship device, which boast of water resistance and dust proofing. Now the device maker has announced the Xperia Z5 and its premium variant at the ongoing IFA event. This is a brief overview of Xperia Z premium, which happens to be one of its kind in the handset market as of now.
Sony has stuck to its Omnibalance design, which was introduced with Xperia Z, throughout the Z lineup owing to its feel and looks. The Xperia Z5 Premium also comes with the same design with an exception of the knob like power button on the side. The new device comes with a flatter power button that also doubles up as a fingerprint sensor. Moreover, the handset is being offered in attractive gold, black and chrome color options.
The display of the handset puts it aside from all handsets that exists in the smartphone market, literally speaking. Sony Xperia Z5 premium happens to be the only smartphone in the market as of now to feature a full fledged 4K display. The display measures 5.5 inch with a resolution of 2160 x 3840 pixels, which translates into a pixel density of 806 ppi. For the uninitiated, this means that the display of the handset has 10 times more pixel than that on a full HD LED TV.
Being a high-end premium handset from Sony, the handset comes with the latest Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system out of the box. This handset will also receive the upcoming Android Marshmallow update as and when it is released for public. Regardless to say, the user experience is quite top notch just like the device itself.
Being a high end premium device, it is a given that Xperia Z5 Premium offers an astonishingly fast performance. Sony has equipped the newest Z-series handset with a powerful Octa-core processor that has been clocked at 2 Ghz. The processor has been coupled with a 3 GB RAM for maintaining the consistency of smoothness and performance. This handset has been designed to last atleast a day as its rear panel houses a 3430 mAh battery.
Sony Xperia smartphones are revered by many owing to its brilliant image capturing abilities and photography prowess. Xperia Z5 Premium happens to be the first device that comes with a 23 Megapixels camera module on its rear panel. The front panel of the handset hpuses a 5.1 Megapixel snapper.
On the connectivity front, Sony has equipped the handset with all bells and whistles including DLNA, MHL, NFC, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, microUSB and GPS. Besides these, it also comes with support for 4G LTE and 3G to ensure Internet browsing is on fleek in the handset.
Considering this handset is a high end smartphone, it will be competing with all flagship devices in the market. It wil face off against the likes of premiums handsets like Apple iPhone 6, Apple iPhone 6 Plus, HTC One M9 Plus and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus.
When it comes to smartphones, one cannot ever go wrong with flagship device from Sony and Xperia Z5 premium happens to be an improved variant of the flagship. For those who are looking for a powerful device with looks that make a statement, Xperia Z5 Premium is the only way to go.