It is quite clear already that Sony is prepping to launch the next generation Xperia Z smartphones at the forthcoming IFA 2015 trade show in Berlin. Just about a couple of days ahead of the Sony launch event on September 2, a video featuring Sony's upcoming smartphones, including the Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact and Xperia Z5 Premium, has been made its way to the Internet.
French tech publication Clubichas put up a YouTube video which confirms that launch of the aforementioned smartphones at Sony's event in IFA 2015. It seems like the video was supposed to go online after the launch of the handsets, however came up early to give us a look at the Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact and Xperia Z5 Premium smartphones ahead of their official unveiling.
Out of the three smartphones, the Xperia Z5 Premium, as the name suggests, will be Sony's top of the line smartphone that will be the company's first to boast a higher resolution 4K display. It is speculated that the phone will feature a 5.5-inch 4K resolution screen with a pixel density of 801ppi or 805ppi.
The Xperia Z5 Compact on the other hand will be a smaller variant of the Xperia Z5, with almost similar specifications.
In terms of specifications, all three models are likely to be powered by the Snapdragon 810 octa-core chipset with Adreno 430 GPU. The fifth-gen Xperia Z smartphones will have 23-megapixel cameras with laser autofocus that will focus in just 0.03 seconds, and will be capable to click images in 16:9 ratio even at 20MP. The phones are expected to feature fingerprint scanners placed on the right side.
Furthermore, Sony seems to have added higher capacity batteries in these phones, as these are believed to offer two-day battery life. Like the previous generation Sony Xperia Z smartphones, the upcoming Xperia Z5 Premium, Xperia Z5, and Xperia Z5 Compact will also get dust and water-resistant design.
Sony is yet to make an official announcement about the phones at its press event on Wednesday in IFA 2015. We will be covering the event live, right from Berlin. Stay connected to get exclusive coverage of the upcoming phones!