Sony Xperia Z5 specification and prices
First info about the Xperia Z5 by Sony appeared on September 2015 and the first deals appeared on October 2015. This phone belongs to the middle price range: the lowest Sony Xperia Z5 cost in USA for now is $315.00. The mobile phone is on sale from carriers including AT&T Wireless, Verizon Wireless, Boost Mobile, Verizon Wireless as well as retail stores like Target, Best Buy.
The mobile phone runs on the most popular OS on the market for today - Android OS. Xperia Z5 was produced with the already out-of-date for now Android version: 5.1.1 (Lollipop). It means that the mobile phone with the current OS version will not support the latest games and apps. The phone is equipped with Octa-core (4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A57) CPU which provides a very high performance. The phone has 3 GB RAM which is a perfect amount of memory.
This phone has amazing 23 megapixel rear camera. It will make amazing pictures and videos. The camera has aperture size 2. It is a rather large aperture for a mobile phone and it will allow the Sony Xperia Z5 to let in more light to get satisfactory quality pictures in dark rooms. Xperia Z5 5.1 megapixel front camera is perfect for getting high quality selfies. It can film 4K high definition video with its primary camera. 4K is the highest resolution that phones support for today.
The Sony Xperia Z5 has a rather big 5.2 inch display.
This mobile has non-removable Li-Ion 2900 mAh battery, which will guarantee up to 540 hours of standby time, about 17 hours of talk time and up to 87 hours of playing music. It is nice battery life results.
The model's weight is 154 grams (5.43 oz), it is 146 mm (5.75 in) high, 72 mm (2.83 in) wide and has a 7.3 mm (0.29 in) depth what means that this mobile phone is thin.
You can buy Xperia Z5 in White, Graphite Black, Gold, Green or Pink colors.
Internal Storage & RAM
- 2015, September
- Available. Released 2015, October
- Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop), v6.0 (Marshmallow), planned upgrade to v7.0 (Nougat)
- Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810
- Octa-core (4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A57)
- Adreno 430
- 23 MP, f/2.0, 24mm, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
- 5.1 MP, f/2.4, 1080p, HDR
- 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@120fps, HDR
- 1/2.3" sensor size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
- 5.2 inches
- 1080 x 1920 pixels (~428 ppi pixel density)
- IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating - Triluminos display - X-Reality Engine
- Yes, up to 10 fingers
- Non-removable Li-Ion 2900 mAh battery
- About 520 h / About 540 h
- About 13 h 10 min / About 17 h
- About 87 h
- 146 x 72 x 7.3 mm (5.75 x 2.83 x 0.29 in)
- 154 g (5.43 oz, 0.34 lb)
- White, Graphite Black, Gold, Green, Pink
- 32 GB, 3 GB RAM
- microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
- v4.1, A2DP, aptX
- Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant)
- FM radio, RDS
- microUSB v2.0 (MHL 3 TV-out), USB Host
- Fingerprint (EU model only), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
- GSM / HSPA / LTE
- GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - E6603, E6653
- LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300) - E6603, E6653
- HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps (E6603), LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps (E6653)
- Up to 107 kbps
- Up to 296 kbps
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Rating 8.00 from 10
- James Peckham , 2017-01-27
The Xperia Z5 is a huge improvement on the Xperia Z3+ with a new fingerprint sensor and a sexy design, but there are still a few little issues stopping it from getting that perfect score.Read more
- Andrew Hoyle , 2017-01-27
THE GOOD The Sony Xperia Z5 looks good, has plenty of power, its camera can take some great snaps and it won't die when you spill your drink on it.
THE BAD Only minor updates from its predecessor means it lacks the excitement of its rivals. Its waterproofing no longer allows for full submersion, meaning it can't be used for underwater photography.
THE BOTTOM LINE Even with strong specs befitting a high-end phone, the Sony Xperia Z5 adds little over its predecessor to make it an exciting option over rivals like the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge.Read more