[IFA 2016] Groundhog Day with the Xperia XZ and X Compact

Yesterday at the IFA conference in 2016, Sony predstavila a couple of Compact Xperia X and the Xperia XZ.

But today Boris Vedeno and Valery Istishab ready to share first impressions from Berlin's new products.

At the presentation, Sony is actively sprinkled sonorous names. This new design Loop Surface, and "chips", like lenses, G Lens, Bionz and five-axis stabilization system SteadyShot.

Junior got X Compact 4.6-inch FullHD-screen, Snapdragon processor 650 from Qualcomm, 3 GB RAM, 32 GB internal memory + microSD and a built-in battery of 2700 mAh.

Sony is the only manufacturer that has placed the fingerprint scanner on the side and combined it with the power button. This decision is probably the most optimal.

X Compact and XZ are charged via USB connector Type-C. Thus, by August 2016, all of the top manufacturers have abandoned the microUSB in the flagship.

The Main 23-megapixel camera with IMX300 sensor (size 1/2.3”, f/2.0) has an led flash, hybrid AF, an infrared sensor, and the ability to shoot 4K video. The front is a little more modest – a resolution of 5 megapixels (sensor size 1/3", f/2.0) and autofocus.

The Flagship Xperia XZ has got 5.2-inch FullHD screen with 2.5 D protective glass, the Snapdragon 820 processor, 3 GB of RAM, 32 or 64 GB (Dual SIM version) internal memory, the battery, 2 900 mAh.

The Main camera the Xperia XZ identical Compact set in X, and the resolution of the front increased to 13 megapixels. Note protection against dust and moisture according to standard IP65/68. Nice that Sony did not need a stub Type-C and 3.55 mm connectors.

Compact Xperia X and the Xperia XZ will appear in Russia at a price of 35 000 rubles and 49 990 rubles, respectively.