Sony has launched its latest Xperia smartphones named Xperia X Compact and Xperia XZ at IFA 2016 in Berlin. The Xperia X Compact will go on sale in three colors including Mist Blue, Universe Black and White from October onwards in select regions. On the other hand, Xperia XZ will be available in Forest Blue, Mineral Black and Platinum color options.
Sony Xperia Compact
Xperia Compact features a 4.6 inch HD Triluminos display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. It has a 64 bit hexa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 SoC, along with Adreno 510 GPU, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of ROM and expandable memory option up to 256GB via microSD card slot.
It flaunts a 23MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, Exmos RS sensor, Predictive Hybrid AF, 1080p video recording. Its predictive hybrid auto focus allows you to choose a moving subject and then predicts motion. It also has a 5 MP frontal sensor and houses a 2700mAh battery.
Sony Xperia XZ
Xperia XZ boasts of a 5.2 inch full HD triluminos display with Corning Gorilla Glass resistance against scratches. It packs a 23 MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, Exmos RS sensor, Predictive Hybrid AF and full HD video recording. It also has a 13 MP front facing shooter and backed by 2900mAh battery.
Xperia XZ is equipped with 64 bit quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor, paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB or 64GB of inbuilt memory that can be extended with microSD card which supports up to 256GB. It also comes with IP65/IP68 certification which means its a water resistant device.
Both of these handsets run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and also come with fingerprint sensor which is integrated with the power button. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS with GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C and 3.5mm audio jack.
Key Specifications of Sony Xperia Compact and Sony Xperia XZ:
|Model||Sony Xperia Compact||Sony Xperia XZ|
|Display||4.6 inch HD Triluminos display with Corning Gorilla Glass||5.2 inch full HD triluminos display with Corning Gorilla Glass resistance|
|Processor||64 bit hexa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 SoC||64 bit quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor|
|Camera||23 MP rear and 5 MP front camera||23 MP rear and 13 MP front camera|
|Internal Memory||32GB||32GB / 64GB|
|Dimensions and Weight||129 x 65 x 9.5 mm and 135 grams||146 x 72 x 8.1 mm and 161 grams|
|Software||Android 6.0 Marshmallow||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Dual SIM||Yes (optional)||Yes (optional)|
|Price||To Be Announced||To Be Announced|