The Xperia XZ Premium and Xperia XZs are both variants of the Xperia XZ and feature exciting new camera specifications, among other things. The 5.5-inch smartphone will be the first in the world to have a 4K HDR Display, and the device was unveiled this week at the MWC 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. These MediaTek Helio P20 powered smartphones build on the XA designs of past year with the Ultra model again a bigger screen version (6-inch FHD XA1 Ultra, compared to the 5-inch HD Xperia XA1).
Xperia XZ Premium is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform, making it among the first smartphones capable of Gigabit Class LTE where it is available via the integrated Snapdragon X16 LTE modem.
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The Sony Xperia XZ Premium also borrows the triple-sensor autofocus system of the Xperia XZ, sporting laser AF, an updated Exmor RS image sensor and an RGBC infrared sensor to adjust the white balance on the spot.
The Xperia XZ Premium is Sony's second 4K smartphone after the Xperia X5 Premium launched back in November 2015.
The new 19 megapixel sensor is said to have 19 percent larger pixels to capture more light and detail, even in low-light and backlit conditions. Sony also says that it upgraded the Bionz image processing engine to enhance motion detection and noise reduction.
When it comes to design, the Xperia XZ Premium doesn't stray from the Xperia form factor and it looks and feels stylish, but with a potential catch. Metal caps are only displayed at the top and bottom for durability concerns and the device is also covered in Corning Gorilla Glass 5 which will make the device flawlessly withstand drops from 1.6 meters onto hard surfaces.
The main selling points of the smartphone, however, lie in the display, processor and camera departments.