Sony Xperia Z5 Premium is iconic , a leap forward for the smartphones.
While we shared last week that Sony may be actually launching a 4K smartphone with the worlds highest resolution on a smartphone screen and the higher ever PPI – 806.
I was not certain that will Sony break the norm , will do some thing beyond the ordinary.
Sony did not impressed me or any tech enthusiasts when they launched the Xperia Z3+ or the Z4, there was nothing new in the smartphone compared to the Xperia Z3.
There were news of Sony Selling the mobile division and it is in trouble by the leading websites like Forbes, business insider , Bloomberg or the Verge.
With this new mind blowing 4K Display Smartphone Sony has declared that they are in the business and are fighting to keep it alive and they will beat the shit out of competition.
Samsung has been the first in launching 2K displays or the Finger print scanners or the curved led displays and have held the fight with Apple for years.
This time it is Sony which has beaten Samsung or a lot many other companies to launch the most revolutionary display smartphone.
Sony Z5 Premium may be or may not be the best phone out there , but it has done great for Sony mobiles at least which was not seen any longer as innovative or cutting edge technology powered.
The Sony Xperia Z5 Premium was unveiled with the other two flagship smartphones at the Berlin IFA conference. The other two smartphones are Sony Xperia Z5 and the Sony Xperia Compact.
The Sony Xperia Z5 Premium has 4K (3840*2160) 5.5 inch display with 806 PPI. The display is clearer than anything you would have seen on a smartphone. It is basically 4 times the resolution for a Full HD TV.
The Sony Xperia Z5 premium is powered by the Qualcomm Octa -Core processor Snapdragon 810 , which also powers the OnePlus 2 and the Sony Xperia Z3 Plus.
It is powered by the Adreno 430 GPU to offer you 4K gaming experience.
The Sony Xperia Z5 Premium will come in chrome , gold and black colors with the shiny back and metallic edged frame.
The OS is Android Lollipop 5.1 which runs along with the Sony UI. The smartphone has 3 GB of DDR3 RAM which is adequate to run latest android games and do multi-tasking.
The smartphone has 32 GB storage which can be expanded to 200 GB using a micro-sd card.
The Sony Xperia Z5 premium is a single Sim smartphone with One nano sim. It supports 4G LTE and native 3G and 2G networks.
The smartphone has a 23 Mega pixel lens camera which Exmor Rs sensor with F 1/2.3 aperture size. The camera has G lens technology that helps you take clear images in the low and artificial light.
It also comes with Bionz image processing engine which help in processing images faster.
The video camera has 4K video recording capabilities and if you have a 4K TV you can stream the videos on the TV as well.
The camera comes with ultra fast focus capability and can focus images as fast as 0.03 seconds.
There is a dedicated camera button on one side of the smartphone which you can use to capture images.
The front camera is 5 MP and comes with steady shot technology and a 25 mm wide angle lens.
The Sony Xperia Z5 Premium also has a finger print scanner located at one of the sides of the smartphone for easy locking and unlocking.
The smartphone has 3430 mAH battery capacity which comes with Quick Charge 2.0, we will have to wait some more days to get the information, how long does the Sony Xperia Z5 premium battery last with the Ultra High definition display.
Though Sony claims that battery can go beyond 1 day.
The other technologies supported by Sony Z5 premium is clear audio+ and the PS4 remote play.
The smartphone weighs 180 grams and has a thickness of 7.8 mm which is not too much considering it is a 5.5 inch mobile.
The Z5 premium is Waterproof and dust tight (IP65 and IP68) which is again another cool feature you get when you buy a Sony flagship.
Barring the Dual Sim support Sony has left no stone un-turned with the latest flagship smartphone, we will however have more details and review when it actually launches in India.
The smartphone is expected to be price 60 K or beyond that and will compete with the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Note 6 edge Plus and iPhone 6s.