Hands on the Sony Xperia Z5
HC 24 Sept 2015 [4 pages]

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Sony unveiled it’s Xperia Z5 series of phones yesterday. The Xperia Z5 series consists of the Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact and the world’s first 4K smaartphone Xperia Z5 Premium.

The Xperia Z5 emphasises on it’s camera. The Z5 series now comes with a new larger 1/2.3 Exmor RS for mobile 23 Megapixel sensor and F2.0 G Lens, designed with Sony’s interchangeable lens camera alpha technology for clear vivid imagery.

Sony Xperia Z5 with Smartband

Screenshot of Xperia Z5

Side View of Sony Xperia Z5

Capturing fast motion isn’t an issue as it is capable of capturing speed second moment with ease fast auto focus capture at 0.03 seconds. In addition, low light photography is possible even in dim lights (see demo video below at ISO 12800). With the 23 Megapixel camera, Digital 5X zoom is still clear with minimum loss of quality.

23 megapixel camera
23 megapixel camera
Camera Lens of Sony Xpera Z5
Camera Lens of Sony Xpera Z5

The Xperia Z5 series is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64 bits octa core processor which is capable of powering the most resource hungry apps. All 3 models are capable of running up to 2 days with a battery recharge. In addition, it can get up to 5.5hrs of usage with just 10 minutes of charging using a certified Quick Charge 2.0 charger (using Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 technology). For privacy, it also comes with a integrated fingerprint sensor so that you can pick up the phone and unlock the phone using the power button finger print scanner. The smartphones are both waterproof and dust proof certified IP65/68.

The Xperia Z5 Premium comes with 5.5″ 4K Triluminos display for mobile with auto upscaling. The Xpera Z5 comes with a 5.2″ FHD 1080p Triluminos display for mobile whereas the Xperia Z5 compact has a smaller screen of 4.6″ HD 720p. Triluminos display for mobile.

The Xperia Z5 comes in colours ranging from elegant to expressive or any personal style or taste; White, Graphics Black, Gold and Green.

UK Price £549.99

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By Harry