It was just a couple of months back when Sony announced the launch of the Xperia Z1 smartphone and today, at the ongoing Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2014 the company has made official the Sony Xperia Z2 smartphone which arrives with a bigger display, better processor and RAM and more and the same traditional design which the company adopted with the Sony Xperia Z smartphone.


The Sony Xperia Z2 comes with a large 5.2 inch Triluminos Display with Live Colour LED powered by X-Reality engine and a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The smartphone is powered by the newly announced 2.3 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor with Adreno 330 GPU which is coupled with 3 GB of RAM, so users need not worry about the performance. The internal memory is pegged at 16 GB which will further be expandable up to 64 GB using a microSD card slot. The Sony Xperia Z2 runs on Android 4.4. KitKat OS with Sony’s own UI customization on the top of it.

The Sony Xperia Z2 measures 8.2mm thick and weighs just 158 grams while it packs a 20.7 megapixel camera with Sony G Lens and Exmos RS Sensor with capability of recording 4K videos. The smartphone has a front facing 2.2 megapixel camera which is capable of recording videos at 1080p. The Sony Xperia Z2 comes with IP55/IP58 Ingress rating making it water and dust resistant while connectivity options include 2G, 3G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0 with APT-X, MHL 3.0, NFC, GPS, FM Radio with RDS and 3.5mm audio jack. There is a powerful 3200 mAh battery to power the device with Sony’s STAMINA mode for longer battery backup.

The Sony Xperia Z2 will go on sale starting March 2014 globally in Black, White and Purple colour options and the pricing of the smartphone is still unknown but we should hear about it from the company close to its launch in India.


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