A new variant of Sony Xperia XZ Premium, the popular premium flagship smartphone, has been launched in USA. The new Sony Xperia XZ Premium variant comes in Red color, while the hardware and software remains the same as the original’s. Though the new version of the Xperia XZ Premium is priced at $699.99, it is now available at $599.00 on Amazon.com; the store is also offering $60 off using the Amazon Rewards Visa card in the offer period.
The Sony Xperia XZ Premium was first launched in USA early this month at a price point of $699.99. Until now it was available in only Black, Pink, and Chrome color variants.
Sony Xperia XZ Premium Specifications and Features
Sony Xperia XZ Premium features a 5.5-inch Triluminos HDR display with 4K (2160 x 3840) resolution. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor (Gigabit LTE speeds with X16 LTE modem) paired with Adreno 540 GPU and 4GB RAM. It offers 64GB of inbuilt storage with the option to expand further via a microSD slot up to 256GB.
Sony Xperia XZ Premium camera (quick review) on the back has a 19-megapixel sensor with Sony’s new Motion Eye camera system (based its new memory stacked 1/2.3-inch Exmor RS CMOS sensor) that provides 5x faster image scanning and data transfer. This means you can create videos by recording in 960 frames per second, providing Super slow motion video playback that is apparently four times slower than other smartphones in the market. There’s also a 13-megapixel front camera with 1/3.06-inch Exmor RS sensor for selfies.
The device runs on Android 7.0 Nougat, packs a 3230mAh battery, and for connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, NFC, and USB Type-C (USB 3.1) port. It measures at 156x77x7.9mm and weighs 195 grams.