Sony has launched a new Xperia smartphone in India. The new Sony Xperia XZ2 comes with 5.7-inch display, Snapdragon 845 SoC, and a Super Slow Motion camera. It was initially launched MWC earlier this year. Read more to find about Sony Xperia XZ2 Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
The Sony Xperia XZ2 is priced in India at Rs 72,990. It will only be available in the country from August 1. Currently, the company is only offering a Liquid Black color variant.
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845|
|Internal Storage||64GB (expandable up to 400GB)|
|Display||5.7-inch, TRILUMINOS HDR, full-HD+ (1080 x 2160 pixels), X-Reality display engine|
|OS||Android 8.0 Oreo OS|
|Primary (Rear) Camera||19MP with flash|
The Sony Xperia XZ2 sports a 5.7-inch TRILUMINOS HDR display with an X-Reality display engine, full-HD+ (1080 x 2160 pixels) resolution, and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor along with Adreno 630 GPU and 4GB RAM.
In terms of optics, the Xperia XZ2 sports a 19-megapixel Motion Eye rear camera with SteadyShot technology, autofocus burst, predictive hybrid autofocus, f/2.0 aperture, and a LED flash. Camera features include 960fps super slow motion and 8x digital zoom. It is also the world’s first smartphone to support 4K HDR movie recording. The 5-megapixel front camera comes with a 23mm wide angle lens, f/2.2 aperture, and SteadyShot.
The 64GB UFS internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 400GB). The 3180mAh battery comes with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support and smart stamina mode.
- Motion Eye camera
- High-resolution audio
- Water resistance
- Google ARCore Integration
- Google Lens image searching feature
- Android 8.0 Oreo
- Fingerprint sensor
- USB Type-C (3.1)
- Bluetooth 5.0
- Screen Mirroring
- Wireless charging
- Google Cast
- Hi-Fi DAC
- Qualcomm’s aptX HD Bluetooth audio codec
The Sony Xperia XZ2 sports a fluid 3D Gorilla Glass surface with an aluminum frame, and an arched back for better grip. A dedicated camera button is placed at the bottom right edge. Whereas a fingerprint sensor is placed on the back.
The new smartphone comes with IP65/IP68 water and dust resistant certification. It measures 153 x 72 x 11.1mm and weighs 198 grams. The front-facing stereo speakers are powered by DSEE HX technology (for upscaling) and LDAC technology (for near high-resolution audio). Additional features include Hi-Fi DAC and Qualcomm’s aptX HD Bluetooth audio codec.
The new dual-SIM smartphone runs Android 8.0 Oreo operating system out-of-the-box with Sony Xperia UI on top. Connectivity options include USB Type-C (3.1), Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, Miracast, Screen Mirroring, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, GPS, GLONASS, wireless charging, and Google Cast.
A 3D Creator feature allows you to scan yourself or the surroundings and print it or share it in 3D. It also features a new Dynamic Vibration System which uses audio data and lets you feel the action in your hands.
Lately, Sony has been failing to find a stronghold in the Indian smartphone market. The premium devices from the company face tough competition from the liked of Samsung and OnePlus. The new Xperia XZ2 is one of the most expensive Android handsets in the country. What do you think of the new Sony flagship handset? Will you be purchasing the expensive smartphone? Let us know in the comments section below.