Tech Lingo

Sony launches pre-orders for Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact

[cs_content][cs_section parallax=”false” separator_top_type=”none” separator_top_height=”50px” separator_top_angle_point=”50″ separator_bottom_type=”none” separator_bottom_height=”50px” separator_bottom_angle_point=”50″ _order=”0″ style=”margin: 0px;padding: 45px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”false” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text class=”cs-ta-justify”]

Singapore, 29 March 2018 – Sony has officially launched the Xperia XZ2, XZ2 Compact and the Xperia L2. Both the XZ2 and XZ2 Compact will be available exclusively for pre-order from 29 March – 12 April 2018 at all Sony Store, Sony Centre and on Lazada. While the super mid-range Xperia L2 will be available for purchase at operators and authorised Sony retail partners from 14 April 2018.

[/cs_text][x_button size=”global” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”http://ho.lazada.sg/SHaNBe” title=”Pre-order from Lazada” target=”blank” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=”” style=”display: block;”]Pre-order from Lazada[x_icon type=”external-link” class=”mvn mls mrn”][/x_button][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h4″ accent=”false”]Xperia XZ2[/x_custom_headline][cs_text class=”cs-ta-justify”]

Entertainment to the Extreme – Pushing the viewing experience to the extreme, the Xperia XZ2 has an extended 5.7” Full HD+ HDR display so users can immerse themselves in their favourite movies and content in exceptional colour, contrast and detail. Using Sony’s BRAVIA® TV technology, X-reality™ for mobile, the phone will up-convert all content to near High Dynamic Range (HDR) for better quality playback. The XZ2 also incorporates a new haptic experience, Sony’s brand new Dynamic Vibration System, adding the perceptual sense of touch so users can feel the viewing experience, bringing movies, games and videos to life.

Extreme video and photo capabilities – Motion Eye™ camera is pushed to the extreme and gets a ground-breaking upgrade with the world’s 1st 4K HDR Movie recording in a smartphone using HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma) format. Users can now capture reality with incredible contrast, detail and true to life colour. Super slow motion video recording is also upgraded with 960fps now possible in Full HD to make wow moments even more fascinating. In addition to creating 3D scans of objects or friends’ faces in less than a minute using the main camera, users can now also create 3D scans of themselves using the front camera, where 3D scans and selfies can be posted directly to Facebook within 3D Creator.

Ultimate performance – Encased in a new design with a fluid 3D glass surface on the outside, the Xperia XZ2 is powered by the cutting-edge Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 845 Mobile Platform with X20 LTE on the inside. With a large 3180mAh battery, the XZ2 also comes with Xperia’s Smart Stamina, STAMINA mode, Battery Care and Qnovo Adaptive Charging technology, which helps the battery stay healthy for longer. For effortless charging, users can use the wireless charging dock (WCH20*), and other compatible Qi chargers. The Xperia XZ2 is coming to Singapore in three different finishes, including Liquid Silver, Liquid Black and Deep Green at a suggested retail price of S$998. The Xperia XZ2 is equipped with Android™ 8.0 Oreo, and while colour availability varies across retailers, the phone will be available at M1, Singtel, StarHub, Sony Store, Sony Centre, and authorised Sony retail partners from 14 April 2018.

[/cs_text][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h4″ accent=”false”]Xperia XZ2 Compact[/x_custom_headline][cs_text class=”cs-ta-justify”]

The world’s most compact 5” smartphone, XZ2 Compact offers premium performance with an extended 5” Full HD+ HDR display, alongside a multitude of premium updates found in its big brother XZ2 to maximise the entertainment experience in the palm of a hand.

Showcasing the best of Sony technology in a compact design, the Xperia XZ2 Compact features all of the Motion Eye™ 2018 upgrades including 3D Creator for selfies and Full HD Super slow motion recording as well as its premium still image capture. It’s also packed with Sony’s audio enhancing technologies including Hi-Res Audio and front facing stereo speakers for an elevated sound experience. This small but mighty smartphone is powered by the latest, fastest ever, Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 845 Mobile Platform.

Available exclusively at Sony Store, Sony Centre, and authorised Sony retail partners, the Xperia XZ2 Compact is equipped with Android™ 8.0 Oreo, and will be coming to Singapore on 14 April 2018 in three new colours including White Silver, Black and Moss Green at a suggested retail price of S$798. As part of the launch promotion, customers who pre-order the Xperia XZ2 Compact will receive a complimentary accessory valued at S$89, which includes the WI-C400 Wireless In-Ear Headphones

[/cs_text][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h4″ accent=”false”]Xperia L2[/x_custom_headline][cs_text class=”cs-ta-justify”]

The Xperia L2 brings a large display, long-lasting battery and an advanced selfie camera to Sony’s super mid-range. Featuring an expansive 5.5” HD screen, the Xperia L2 is designed to help users enjoy videos and manage their social networking on the go.

The 3,300 mAh battery allows users to do more of what they love for longer, and intuitive Xperia smart charging technologies ensure the battery stays healthy during its lifespan. The 120° super wide-angle 8MP front camera is built for selfies, with its 13MP F2.0 rear camera ensuring clear and crisp mobile photography.

The Xperia L2 will launch in M1, StarHub, Sony Store, Sony Centre, and authorised Sony retail partners on 14 April 2018. Coming to Singapore in Black and Gold, the Xperia L2 will be available at a suggested retail price of S$348.

[/cs_text][cs_text class=”cs-ta-justify”]

Article Credit: Sony Mobile

[/cs_text][/cs_column][/cs_row][/cs_section][/cs_content]

Comments

Kyle Huang Junyuan

Innovation and its ability to make an impact on the world has always fascinated me. It is my life goal to understand how technology works around us in the hopes that someday, I could actually make the dreams of mine and others into reality. I genuinely crave to address challenges with the use of technology to improve lives by making a positive difference in the world. No future that we dream of is impossible if we set our mind to it.

Subscribe to us on YouTube!

All our video reviews are on our YouTube channel. Be sure to stay subscribed to get the latest tech reviews and recommendations right here in Singapore.