Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium arrives with dual cameras and 4K HDR screen

Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium arrives with dual cameras and 4K HDR screen

Sony hasn't announced the prices yet, but expect the XZ2 Premium to carry a "premium" price tag. Let's discuss all this in this particular article. With XZ2 Premium, you can also film like a pro using 4K HDR Movie recording and play it back in the palm of your hand on the 4K HDR display, showcasing your favorite moments in crystal-clear detail and eye-popping color and contrast. The handset will receive its juice from a Type-C USB 3.1 Gen. 1 standard port, meaning that data transfers are going to be relatively high at 5Gbps but not as high as Gen. 2 standard.

The phone might not feature a headphone jack, but it does provide support for Qi wireless charging and is fast-charge compatible too. The Xperia XZ2 is a flagship smartphone that's powered by Snapdragon 845 SoC.

In addition, there are some impressive audio features added to the Xperia XZ2 Premium which would now explain the 16:9 aspect ratio.

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What you really need to know is that the Xperia XZ2 Premium promises to take crystal clear photos from its dual-lens camera on the back, and ultra low-light photos and videos using technology only seen on DSLR cameras with interchangeable lenses.

Other specs and features of the smartphone include 6GB RAM, 3540mAh battery with Smart Stamina and STAMINA mode, Qnovo Adaptive Charging technology, 5.8-inch 4K HDR screen, and Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The smartphone has several improvements over its predecessor, including a Motion Eye dual camera setup (one colour, one monochrome) with an ISO 12800 sensitivity for video recording, said to be the highest on a smartphone ever. Both the cameras come with f/1.8 aperture and Exmor RS sensors. The secondary rear camera is a 12MP B&W sensor with 1.55μm pixel size and f/1.6 G-lens. It runs on Android 8.0 Oreo flavor out of the box and the latest Android 8.1 update is expected to be rolled out soon. "XZ2 Premium also offers one of the best front-facing cameras on a smartphone, with its 13MP, 1/3.06" low-light sensor and display flash you'll get outstanding selfies in any light. The smartphones get IP65/68 certification for being water and dust resistant smartphone. It has a rear placed fingerprint scanner unit and USB Type-C audio, Stereo speaker with S-Force Front Surround, DSEE HX, and LDAC features. The company has not talked about pricing but confirmed that the phone will be available globally from Summer 2018. Now, a third variant of the Xperia XZ2 has been announced that aims for the top-tier. Tell us down in the comments.

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