26 February, Sony held a press conference at MWC 2018, which was presented to the new flagship: the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact.
- XZ2: the 5.7″ Full HD, Snapdragon 845, 4 GB RAM, 64 GB ROM, 19 MP (primary), 5 MP (front), 3180 mAh;
- XZ2 Compact: 5″ Full HD, Snapdragon 845, 4 GB RAM, 64 GB ROM, 19 MP (primary), 5 MP (front), 2870 mAh.
Both phones received displays with an aspect ratio of 18:9, the fingerprint scanner on the back side of the case, support for memory cards microSD (up to 400 GB), stereo speakers and lost the 3.5 mm Jack. the Device can shoot slow motion video is 960 frames per second in Full HD resolution.
Xperia XZ2 Compact
Because the body XZ2 Xperia is made of glass, the smartphone supports wireless charging. «Compact» version with a plastic housing promises to be stronger, but without wireless charging technology.
Another difference from XZ2 XZ2 Compact will be the presence of a new system of dynamic vibration, which causes the smartphone to literally tremble in his hands to the beat of the music, sounds from movies and video games.
Everything else Sony has introduced a wireless in-ear headphones Ear Xperia Duo and a station for wireless charging.
The Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact will go on sale along with the accessories in March. Prices remain a mystery.
At the end of the press conference, the company announced a new system of two cameras, which allows to achieve sensitivity to 51200 for stills and 12800 while video recording.