Sony Xperia XZ Premium and three other 2017 Xperia smartphones surface in press shots

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Details about Sony Xperia XZ Premium, the company’s flagship smartphone for 2017 surfaced yesterday, now press shots of the smartphone along with three other mid-range smartphones have surfaced, thanks to @evleaks.

Sony Xperia XZ Premium leak

According to the latest rumor, the Sony Xperia XZ Premium will come with a 4K (3840×2160 pixels) HDR display, will be powered by Snapdragon 835 SoC and come with 20MP camera with 1.22um and support for slow-motion video at 960 fps, thanks to the latest Sony sensor with embedded memory. It has fingerprint sensor embedded into the power button.

As you can see in the images, it has Chrome mirror finish, similar to the Xperia Z5 Premium. There are also rumors of Motion Eye (predictive capture), super low-light performance and an anti-distortion feature.


Sony Sony G3121 Xperia XA 2017

The second image is expected to the Sony Xperia XA successor that even showed up in a video last month. This could be the Sony G3112 or G3121 or G3221.

Sony Pikachu rumored specifications

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display
  • 2.3GHz GHz MediaTek Helio P20 Octa-Core 64-bit 16nm processor with ARM Mali T880 GPU
  • 3GB RAM, 64GB internal memory, expandable memory with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • 23MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS

Sony Xperia 2017 phones leak

The other phone has a LED flash on the front and had surfaced in China recently with 4GB of RAM.

One of these could be Sony BlancBright that is rumored to come with a 5.5 QHD display, powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 processor, 4GB RAM and upcoming Sony IMX400 camera sensor.  The other could be Sony Keyak that is tipped to sport a 1080p display, MediaTek Helio P20 processor with 4GB RAM, 64GB of internal storage, 23MP rear camera and a 16MP front-facing camera.

All the smartphones have May 7th date so all these phones may not roll out until May, 2017. The Sony MWC 2017 conference starts at 8:30 AM CET (1:00 PM IST) on February 27th, Monday. We will be there to attend the event to bring you more details about these upcoming Sony smartphones.

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Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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