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Sony Cuts Price Of Xperia Z5 Series

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Sony does an early cut for the prices of their new phones

Sony has already cut the prices of their newly released Xperia Z5 series of phones mere days  after going on sale online which include the Z5, Z5 Compact and Z5 Ultra. Previously the phones started at £549 for the Z5 Compact (around Php 39.5K) and £699 (around Php 50K) for the high-end Z5 Premium. Today Sony’s priced the Z5 Compact at just £429 (around Php 30K) while the Z5 Premium only costs £629 (Php 45K).

Sony Xperia Z5 Premium specs

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor
  • 3GB of RAM
  • 5.5-inch 4K display, 3,840 x 2,160 resolution
  • 32GB of expandable storage
  • 23-megapixel rear camera, 1/2.3-inch Exmor RS sensor, f/2.0 aperture, phase detection AF
  • 5-megapixel front camera with Exmor R sensor
  • Dual-SIM
  • 3G, LTE
  • WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS,
  • Android 5.1 Lollipop
  • 3430mAh battery

Sony Xperia Z5 Compact specs

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 4.7-inch HD display, 1280 x 720 resolution
  • 32GB of expandable storage
  • 23-megapixel rear camera, 1/2.3-inch Exmor RS sensor, f/2.0 aperture, phase detection AF
  • 5-megapixel front camera with Exmor R sensor
  • Dual-SIM
  • 3G, LTE
  • WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS,
  • Android 5.1 Lollipop
  • 2700mAh battery

Similarly, the regular Z5 used to be priced at £599 (around Php 43K) but is now priced at £549 (around 39.5K). It’s also important to note that UK pricing for phones is a bit higher because of taxes, etc.

Sony Xperia Z5 specs

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor
  • 3GB of RAM
  • 5.2-inch full HD display, 1920 x 1080 resolution
  • 32GB of expandable storage
  • 23-megapixel rear camera, 1/2.3-inch Exmor RS sensor, f/2.0 aperture, phase detection AF
  • 5-megapixel front camera with Exmor R sensor
  • Dual-SIM
  • 3G, LTE
  • WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS,
  • Android 5.1 Lollipop
  • 2900mAh battery

This is good news since it seems like Sony is responding to feedback from the marketplace regarding the pricing of their devices. Obviously that’s no guarantee that Sony will be reducing prices for their phones once they officially reach our shores.

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You can find out more about the Xperia Z5 in our articles below:

Sony Unveils Xperia Z5 Family With World’s First 4K Smartphone, Z5 Premium

Watch All the Sony Xperia Z5 Series Official Videos

Teardown Reveals Dual Heatpipes Keep The Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Cool

Alleged Render of Sony’s Xperia Z5 Compact Premium Leak, Full HD Display With 4GB RAM

 

John Nieves

John is a veteran technology and gadget journalist with more than 10 years of experience both in print and online. When not writing about technology, he frequently gets lost in the boonies playing soldier.

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