Sony took the wraps off the Xperia XZ2 at MWC earlier this year, and it has finally launched the smartphone in India.The Sony Xperia XZ2 includes Sony’s proprietary advanced Motion Eye camera technology, high-resolution sound with front-facing stereo speakers, water resistance IP65/ 68, HDR displays and the hottest Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC. Additionally, it incorporates Google’s ARCore and Google Lens picture searching attribute, and will be made available in the country next week. Sony has launched just the Liquid Black colour variant in India.
Sony Xperia XZ2 price in India
The Sony Xperia XZ2 has been priced in India at Rs. 72,990, and will soon be available in select Sony Center and select mobile stores across India. The smartphone will be made available from August 1, and as stated, just the Liquid Black color option will soon be available to purchase.
Sony Xperia XZ2 layout, features
The Sony Xperia XZ2 sports a fluid 3D glass surface, along with the screen includes bezels on top and bottom edges for sensors and the logo respectively. It sports an arched back for better traction and it houses a single rear camera setup using a fingerprint scanner sitting under it. The Xperia XZ2 has no visible antenna lines and homes the volume rocker and power on the ideal edge of this smartphone. There’s also a dedicated camera button in the bottom right border, and front facing stereo speakers have DSEE HX technology for upward scaling and LDAC technology that brings near high-resolution audio. The 3.5mm audio jack and the SIM tray sits on the top edge of the unit, whereas the USB-C port sits on the bottom border.
It’s touted to be the world’s first phone to support 4K HDR movie recording. The Xperia XZ2 includes 3D Creator on front and primary cameras to scan yourself or the environment and publish it or discuss it in 3D. Additionally, it integrates the new Dynamic Vibration System which analyses audio data and permits you to feel the action in your hands, bringing movies, games and videos to life.
The Sony Xperia XZ2 sports a 5.7-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) TRILUMINOS HDR display with an X-Reality display engine using Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protections. The telephone runs Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box and will encourage dual SIM (Nano) slots. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, paired with 6GB of RAM.
From the optics department, the Xperia XZ2 bears a 19-megapixel Motion Eye rear camera with autofocus burst, predictive hybrid autofocus, 4K HDR recording, 960fps super slow motion, 8x digital zoom, and SteadyShot technology. On the front is a 5-megapixel sensor using a 23mm wide angle lens and SteadyShot. The telephone contains 64GB UFS inbuilt storage via microSD card (around 400GB). There’s a 3180mAh battery using Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 and smart stamina mode for when you are stuck with quite low battery and no opportunities to control it.
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. The fingerprint sensor is set on the rear panel. Dimensions are 153x72x11.1mm and weight is 198 grams. The smartphone is IP65/IP68 dust and water resistant certified also.