Sony launches Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 compact: Curved Full View display & 4K HDR recording!

Just in today, Sony has added 2 new products into the Xperia XZ series which are the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 compact along with Xperia Ear Duo earphone. The Xperia Ear Duo allows you to listen to your surrounding while enjoying your music and its battery is made to last up to 4 hours!


Nevertheless, let’s shift our focus on the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact today!

Sony Xperia XZ2  specification:


  • 5.7-inch FHD Plus IPS LCD full screen (Corning Gorilla Glass 5 3D glass, HDR, 1080 × 2160 resolution, 424 PPI)
  • 2.8GHz Snapdragon 845 Processor (Kryo 385, Adreno 630 GPU)
  • 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM storage combination (supports microSD expansion up to 400GB)
  • Rear 19MP Sony IMX400 camera (F / 1.8 aperture, LED flash, 4K HDR video recording, Full HD 960fps 1080p resolution support for super slow motion shooting)
  • Front 5MP camera (support 1080p video, 80 degree wide-angle)
  • Support 3D real-time scanning
  • Support rear fingerprint recognition
  • Support QI wireless charging
  • Support fast charging
  • Support haptic feedback system
  • Support X-reality video technology
  • Support IP68 waterproof and dustproof
  • Support GPS / GLONASS
  • Support Bluetooth 5.0
  • Support NFC
  • Support Hybrid Dual SIM (4G)
  • 3180mAh battery capacity
  • USB3.1 Type C interface
  • 153mmx72mmx11.1mm
  • 198g
  • Android 8.0 Oreo
  • Color: black, silver, green, purple



This year, Sony has give the Xperia XZ2 a new look with the introduction of curved display that forgoes the long tradition of bar shaped design. The bezels of the new Xperia XZ2 also noticeably reduced and the curved body gives a good grip.



Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact规格参数:


  • 5 inches FHD Plus IPS LCD Full View display(18:9 aspect ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 3D glass, HDR, 1080×2160 resolution at 483 PPI)
  • 2.8GHz Snapdragon 845( Kryo 385, Adreno 630 GPU)
  • 4GB RAM+64 GB ROM(microSD expandable up to 400GB)
  • Rear 19MP Sony IMX400 camera(F/2.0 aperture、LED flash、4K HDR video recording、1080p Full HD 960fps slow mo video recording)
  • Front 5MP camera(Supports 1080p video recording、80 degree wide angle)
  • 3D real time scanning
  • Rear fingerprint scanner
  • Quickcharge
  • Haptic feedback system
  • X-reality multimedia technology
  • IP68 certified
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • NFC
  • Hybrid Dual SIM(4G)
  • Dual band Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • 2870mAh battery
  • USB3.1 Type C port
  • 135mmx65mmx12.1mm
  • 168g
  • Android 8.0 Oreo
  • Available in black, silver, green and pink



The Xperia XZ2 Compact shares the same design with the XZ2 and the camera is now relocated to the top area of the rear panel.  All sensors are located on the left side of the camera.

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In the mean time, Sony also teased their upcoming smartphones with a great light sensitivity that takes bright photos in extremely dark environment. Sony has yet to unveil the official release date of such smartphone but nevertheless the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 compact will be open for pre-order by today and available on sale this March.

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What do you think about the 2 new Xperia models and the new earphone? Would you upgrade your existing smartphone for it?