At the IFA 2015 event in Berlin, Sony announced the Xperia Z5, the Xperia Z5 Premium and the Xperia Z5 Compact. These handsets will be launched globally within few weeks/months. The pricing details have not yet been revealed.

Sony Xperia Z5 is Snapdragon 810 octa core powered coupled with Adreno 430 GPU. This handset is running Lollipop 5.1 over a 5.2 inch Triluminos screen supporting 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution. There is 3GB RAM, 32GB storage and micro SD card support of up to 200GB.

The Xperia Z5 also comes packed with a 23MP primary camera using Sony EXMOR RS Sensors with 4K video recording capabilities. The front camera is of 5MP resolution. Key features are 4G, 3G, finger print scanner (on power button), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, NFC and Wi-Fi. This handset houses a 2900 mAh battery with quick charge 2.0 support.

Sony Xperia Z5

Sony Xperia Z5 Premium is also powered by snapdragon 810 octa core processor and comes with 23MP rear camera + 5MP front camera. Most of the features are same when compared with Z5, however the Z5 Premium sports a 5.5 inch screen with 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution, handset is dust and waterproof, the power button doubles up as the finger print scanner and the Premium gets power from a 3430 mAh battery. This handset will be available with dual / single SIM options.

Sony Xperia Z5 Premium

Sony Xperia Z5 Compact sports a 4.6 inch Triluminos screen supporting 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. This handset is also using the snapdragon 810 64 bit octa core processor running Lollipop but with 2GB RAM, 32GB storage and 200GB external storage support.

Sony Xperia Z5 compact

A 23MP camera is packed on the rear with LED flash support and a 5MP on the front. The Z5 Compact is dust and water resistant. Key features are 4G, 3G, NFC, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and Wi-Fi. The Compact houses a 2700 mAh battery.

These handsets will be launched within few weeks/months.

By Rajeev Rana

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