SONY XPERIA Z5 PREMIUM REVIEW



Sony launched its flagship android smartphone namely Xperia Z5 Premium (Dual Sim) in India which is priced @ 62,990/-. It is available in Black, Chrome & Gold shades.

DESIGN, BUILD QUALITY & DISPLAY
The design of this phone is very good. It has corning glass 3 on front & back with metal frame and feels great in hands. It is slim at 7.8mm and weighs 180gms. It has 5.5 inch Quad HD (4K) IPS LCD display of resolution 2160 x 3840 with insane 806ppi. The viewing angles are very good and sunlight legibility of the display is quite very good too. It runs on Xperia User Interface. The display supports 10 multi-touch points and the brightness of the screen is very good. The display has Triluminous display and X-reality engine which are pretty good.

STORAGE, MULTIMEDIA & CONNECTIVITIES
It has 32GB of internal storage which is further expandable upto 200GB. The device features dedicated multimedia apps like Walkman for songs, an Album to store all images and videos and a Movies for playing movies respectively which are very good. FM radio comes pre-installed. Connectivities like 2G, 3G speeds upto 42mbps download & upto 5.76mbps upload, 4G speeds upto 150mbps download & upto 50mbps upload, Wifi a/b/g/n/ac, Wifi dual-band, Wifi direct, Wifi hotsopt, USB OTG as well as Bluetooth 4.1 and NFC come standard, but lacks IR Blaster. It also supports gyroscope & barometer sensors and has Fingerprint Scanner support.

CAMERA & VIDEO RECORDING CAPABILITIES
It has a 23 MP Rear camera (1/2.3 inch sensor size) with plase detection autofocus (with focusing speed of 0.03 seconds) & LED flash which features Superior auto mode(optimises right settings at right time),Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Time-Shift burst mode (snaps 61 images in 2 seconds and starts before u hit the shutter key), Geo-tagging, AR (Argument Reality) effects, Image stabilization, Sweep panorama, HDR etc. The camera clarity is Excellent. It does 4K Ultra HD 2160p@30fps, Full HD 1080p@60fps as well as 30fps & 720p@120fps with HDR for full hd video recording with video stabilizatio and stereo sound having bitrate of 49 Mbps for 4K, 29 Mbps for full hd in 60fps & 18Mbps in 30fps & stores in MP4 files. The video recording clarity is Excellent. It has a 5.1 MP Front camera which does Full HD 1080p@30fps HDR and clarity is very good.
SOFTWARE, HARDWARE,PERFORMANCE & BENCHMARKS
It runs on Android(OS) 5.1.1 Lollipop of the box with planned upgrade to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 (MSM8994) 64-Bit SOC (System On Chip) running an Octa-Core processor which is combination of a Quad-core clocked at 2 GHZ (ARM Cortex-A57 Architecture) & a Quad-core clocked at 1.5 GHZ (ARM Cortex-A57 Architecture) with 3 GB RAM and an Adreno 430 GPU (650MHZ Single core). The performance is Excellent which provides high graphic intensive games and multitasking run smoothly and there is no lag at all. It is also PlayStation certified & supports Latest Dual shock 4 feature.
QUADRANT : 26125.
ANTUTU : 62690.
NENAMARK 2 : 60fps.

BATTERY LIFE
It has a non-removable Li-Ion 3430 MAH Battery with battery stamina mode(which kills the apps u want when screen is off by providing more battery life). The battery life is Great which is given below. It also supports Qualcomm's Quick charging 2.0 technology.  
BROWSING : upto 10H.
VIDEO WATCHING: upto 7:30H.
TALKTIME : upto 23H(2G) / upto 21H(3G).
STANDBY TIME: upto 680H(2G) / upto 640H(3G).
PROS
*Top class build quality.
*The chrome color is Excellent as it gives a mirror finish which helps it give a unique premium Moniker.
*Worlds first 4K display on smartphone with insane 806ppi.
*Great display and viewing angles.
*Excellent performance.
*Excellent camera & video recording clarity.
*IP68 Certified Dust proof and Water resistant.
*Fingerprint Scanner.
*Great battery life.
*Pretty good Stereo speakers.
*Dedicated camera key

CONS
*Non-removable battery. 
*Display is bit reflective for the class.
*4K is avaliable in multimedia contents which support 4K media files as UI runs on 1080p which helps in getting better battery life.
*Tends to heat up pretty quickly.
*Lacks IR blaster.
*No wireless charging.
*Slightly pricy.
OVERALL PRODUCT RATING° : 9.1/10.
°overall product rating refers to all the aspects including the price, performance, overall quality, features, etc., based on individual product.

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