Friday, September 23, 2016

Sony Xperia XZ available in the US on October 2

Last Thursday September 22, 2016 Sony announced the Sony Xperia XZ (full-sized ) will become available in the U.S. on October 2 with a suggested retail price of $700. While the smaller Sony Xperia X Compact will sell for $500, starting on Sunday September 25. To compare the prices, Sony Xperia X Compact has a lower price than the new iPhone 7. While the Xperia XZ is also lower than the iPhone 7 Plus ($769) in terms of price at the same 32GB of storage. The Xperia are also cheaper than the Samsung Galaxy Note 7,

Sony Xperia XZ Specs:
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Display 5.2-inch; 1,920x1,080 pixels
Processor Snapdragon 820
Casing Metal build
Main Camera 23-megapixel
Front Camera 13-megapixel
Storage 32GB/64GB
Operating System Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Battery 2,900 mAh
Fingerprint reader Globally; Not in US
Waterproofing IP68

Sony Xperia XZ X Compact Specs:

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Display 4.6-inch; 1,280x720 pixels
Processor Snapdragon 650
Casing Polycarbonate (plastic) build
Main Camera 23-megapixel
Front Camera 5-megapixel
Storage 32GB of storage
Operating System Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Battery 2,700 mAh
Fingerprint reader Globally; Not in US
Waterproofing None

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Monday, September 12, 2016

Xiaomi Mi5 Review

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Xiaomi Mi5 smartphone was released in April 2016 it has the specs of a flagship and the price of a mid-range smartphone. It's an execellent phone at an awesome price. It combines power, style, and money saving all in one. It comes in two version 32GB and 64GB storage options both are equipped with 3GB of RAM. Memory is not expandable.

The metal frame looks elegant and feels like a Samsung flagship phone. It comes with a 5.15 inches touchscreen capacitive display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels at a PPI of 428 pixels per inch density that extends so close to the edges of the phone. It is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor with Adreno 530 GPU.

In terms of camera, it sports a 16-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 4-megapixel front secondary camera for selfies. It comes with a 3000mAh non-removable battery. The dimensions is 144.50 x 69.20 x 7.25 (height x width x thickness) and it weighs 129.00 grams.

The smartphone is a dual SIM phone that accepts two Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, 3G, and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, and Gyroscope.

Specs Summary:
Display 5.15-inch
Processor 1.3GHz
Front Camera 4-megapixel
Resolution 1080x1920 pixels
OS Android 6.0
Storage 32GB
Rear Camera 16-megapixel
Battery capacity 3000mAh

Xiaomi Mi 5s

In another news, a leak about Xiaomi Mi 5s mention that it will be equipped with 5.15 inches display similar to the Mi 5 and will also offer 3D touch support, which essentially means it will have a pressure sensitive display, something that the Mi 5 did not offer. It will also be powered by Snapdragon 821 64-bit quad-core processor running at 2.4GHz, along with the Adreno 530 GPU clocked at 650MHz. The device will also sport 6GB of LPDDR4 RAM, and it also looks like 256GB of internal storage will be included here as well. The 16-megapixel OIS snapper with 4-axis OIS will be placed on the back of the Mi 5s, just like in the Mi 5. It is also expected to come with 3,490mAh battery, along with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0. It will have Bluetooth 4.2, NFC and two nano SIM slots according to the leak. It will also be heavier than the Mi5 at 147 grams and it will be 7.25mm thick.

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Thursday, September 1, 2016

Sony Xperia Z5 Review

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The Sony Xperia Z5 has a metal and glass chassis that is dust and water-resistant. The shape of the power button is oval which also acts as fingerprint scanner for added security measures. It features a 5.2-inch LCD screen with full HD display along with 1,920 x 1,080 pixels resolution that has an optimized touchscreen with 4K display support.

The Xperia Z5 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB of onboard storage expandable using a microSD card. It also boast a spectacular camera with a 23-megapixel main rear camera and a 5.1-megapixel selfie front camera. It has features like the hybrid image stabilizer, Exmor RS sensor, and the continuous auto-focus functionality. 

It runs on the Android 5.1 Lollipop OS right out form the box and also has received an Android Marshmallow update and is planning an upgrade to v7.0 (Nougat). The battery is 2,900 mAh.

Weight: 154g
Dimensions: 146 x 72 x 7.3 mm
OS: Android Marshmallow
Screen size: 5.2-inch
Resolution: 1920 x 1080
CPU: Snapdragon 810
Storage: 32GB
Battery: 2900mAh
Rear camera: 23MP
Front camera: 5.1MP

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