The flagship smartphone from Sony, the Sony Xperia Z2 is launched in the Indian market, for the price of Rs. 49,990 which is a hefty pricing but a pricing put at par with the flagship devices from the other brands – the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the HTC One M8. Sony’s flagship smartphone comes with the 5.2-inch Full HD Triluminos display, and it has got the latest processor from Qualcomm with a bundle of high-end specs to make it one of the best contenders in the high-end smartphone market.
The Triluminos 5.2-inch display with the Live Colour LED powered by X-Reality has the screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, and there is a glass body on both, front and back. Sony has given this the waterproofing and dust resistance, with the IP55/58 certification as it did with the Xperia Z1. For the buyers from all around the world, you can check out the Xperia Z2 worldwide pricing details, and read below for all the details about the device in India.
Under the hood, Sony Xperia Z2 comes with the Snapdragon 801 processor, the quad-core chipset clocking at 2.3 GHz, along with Adreno 330 GPU and 3GB RAM. The camera has been one of the major areas of concentration for Sony, and the device comes with 20.7MP rear camera with Exmos RS sensor, Sony G lens and this camera is capable of recording videos at 4K resolution. The front 2.2-megapixel camera too can capture 1080p Full HD videos.
Check out: Sony Xperia Z2 hands-on
With regards to the connectivity, the Xperia Z2 comes with the 3G HSPA+ network connectivity (there’s no 4G variant in India), and along with that, there are other local connectivity options including WiFi 820.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 with APT-X, GPS/ GLONASS, MHL 3.0, NFC. Sony has included 16GB of internal storage, and this can be expanded to 64GB with the MicroSD card support. There is improvement in the battery too, with the unibody having a 3200 mAh battery and this cannot be removed. There is a Sony’s Stamina mode for the better battery saving and longer usage.
The Xperia Z2 is priced at Rs. 49,990 and it comes with two accessories for free as a bundle for a limited time –
- Free Sony Smartband worth Rs. 5,990
- Free Protective cover worth Rs. 2,990
The Xperia Z2 would be available in India from May 12th, and the color options in which it would be available, include White, Black and Purple.