Sony’s newest flagship smartphone, the Sony Xperia Z4v, is an offshoot of the Sony Xperia Z3+ that is making its way to United States shores by way of Verizon Wireless. The new launch aims to offer the very best traits of each of those phones, whereas additionally providing enough aesthetic and internal boosts to trump last year’s Sony Xperia Z3v, which was additionally out there via Verizon Wireless.
The smartphone runs on the Android operating system, which is presently the most well-liked platform in the marketplace. The smartphone runs on Android 5.0 (lollipop) which is the most recent version out there.
The phone’s physique is 72.30 mm wide, 144.40 mm high and has a depth of 8.60 mm. Actually, it is thin sufficient to have a case and still be thinner than an average smartphone.
With a weight of 162 grams, it is considerably heavier than average for a smartphone its measurement. The smartphone has a big battery for its size, which weighs it down.
This phone is also rugged – it is dustproof and waterproof.
Finally, Sony does justice by gracing the Sony Xperia Z4v with a 5.2-inch (1440 x 2560 pixels) Quad-HD TRILUMINOS display screen, making it the sharpest display Screen Sony has ever put in a smartphone. Needless to say, the jump to Quad-HD resolution provides the display screen unbelievable sharpness and detail – whereas Sony’s X-Reality engine complements things by including colour fidelity to the display screen. It appears good and now quells a few of the concerns individuals were having with the Sony Xperia Z3+ or Sony Xperia Z4, however, there is only one thing that stood out in our hands-on time.
The Sony Xperia Z4v has a 20.7 megapixel rear (main) camera, which is able to take extremely high-resolution photographs. Its 5-megapixel front camera makes it an average choice for selfies. It may capture 4K high definition video with its main camera, the highest resolution present smartphones support.
In standard style, this pre-production model of the Sony Xperia Z4v is running the predictable Sony Xperia user interface on top of Android 5.0 (Lollipop). Who knows if there are any enhancements in this experience that we have not seen previously, however nonetheless, it is complemented by the usual staple of slick trying animations. Functionally, it ought to be familiar as well, boasting the usual essentials, however, who knows if it is finally upped the ante with its multi-tasking experience to run full apps side by side to 1 another.
With a meatier display screen, the battery inside better is good enough to the energy it for a very long time. Unfortunately, while we would not know simply how lengthy it’ll last until we get a review unit, we do know that Sony has increased the battery capability to 3000mAh.
- OS: Android 5.0
- Body: 144.4 x 72.3 x 8.6 mm
- Weight: 160 g
- Display: 1440 x 2560 pixels, 5.2 inch
- Memory: 32 GB internal, 128 expandable, 3 GB RAM
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994
- Camera: 20.7 MP, 5 MP secondary
- Battery: 3,000 mAh
Verizon customers absolutely have something sweet on the horizon with the Sony Xperia Z4v, extra so when Sony’s presence within the United States remains to be a work in progress. Whereas the Sony Xperia Z4 or Sony Xperia Z3+ were regarded as delicate upgrades to the Sony Xperia Z3 previously, the Sony Xperia Z4v undoubtedly cements its reputation of being a juggernaut because of the addition of a Quad-HD display screen, up to date Snapdragon 810 processor, and a beefier sized battery – all of this, in a still waterproof smartphone and premium feeling. Not many smartphones can say they carry all of those qualities.