• 5.2" (1920x1080) IPS LCD
  • 3GB
    MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 SoC
    64GB Storage
  • 23-MP, f/2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2900 mAh

The Sony Xperia XZ phone has a 5.2-inch (1920x1080) IPS LCD screen, a 23MP main camera and a 13MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2900 mAh and the main processor is a MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 with 3 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductXperia XZ (2016), Price: 299 USD at Amazon
Display5.2" 1920x1080 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 23-MP f/2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 13-MP
Computing
  • MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 SoC
  • 3GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery2900 mAh
DesignIP68, 161g (5.7oz), 146x72x8.1 mm (5.75 x 2.83 x 0.32 inches)
Price (Market)$299
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Display
TypeIPS LCD
Diagonal (inches)5.2"
Display/Body Ratio70.9%
Resolution1920x1080
Sharpness (PPI)424 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel23-MP
Aperturef/2
Sensor Pixel Size1.08 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Phase Detection
  • Contrast
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2900 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Talk Time11 hours
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameMSM8996 Snapdragon 820
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2x2.15 & 2x1.6 GHz
RAM Options3GB
Internal Storage Options64GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 6.0.1
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT9 452 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB OTG
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Multimedia Features
  • DLNA
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsStereo
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • FLAC
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Xperia XZ Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Sony Xperia XZ waterproof?

Yes! The Xperia XZ is water-proof and got a IP68 certification. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Xperia XZ Dual-SIM?

No, the Xperia XZ does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but it may be different in Asian markets. We mainly track United States data.

Is the Xperia XZ 4K?

No, the Xperia XZ 1920x1080 resolution is not 4K. 4K is typically defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but there are more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Xperia XZ support Wireless Charging?

No, the Xperia XZ is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Is the Xperia XZ 4G-compatible?

Yes, the Xperia XZ is a 4G-LTE smartphone that is rated 4G LTE cat9 (452 Mbps).

Is the Xperia XZ working with 5G?

No, the Xperia XZ is not a 5G NR handset.

Does the Xperia XZ have a USB-C connector?

Yes, the Xperia XZ has a USB C connector.

If the battery of the Xperia XZ removable?

No, the Xperia XZ's battery cannot be removed.

Sony Xperia XZ Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Antutu

Higher is better

3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 (Offscr.)

Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

Higher is better

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better