Sony Xperia XZ Now Available For Pre-Order In The US

Ahead of the official launch, Sony’s flagship Xperia XZ is now available for pre-order in the United States. The handset will be available on October 2, alongside the more affordable Xperia X Compact, which is expected to be available starting today, September 25 for $499.99.

The flagship Sony Xperia XZ is now up for pre-order on Amazon and is compatible with GSM carriers like AT&T and T-Mobile. Other retailers such as Best Buy will also offer the smartphone starting October 2. The expected price tag of Sony Xperia XZ is $699.99.

Sony Xperia XZ specifications

5.2-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Triluminos Display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection
Quad-Core Snapdragon 820 64-bit 14nm processor with Adreno 530 GPU
3GB RAM, 32GB / 64GB (Dual SIM) internal memory, expandable memory up to 256GB via microSD card
Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Dual SIM (Optional)
Water Resistant (IP65/IP68)
23MP rear camera with Exmos RS sensor, 1/2.3″ sensor, f/2.0 lens, Predictive Hybrid AF, 5-axis stabilization, 4K video recording
13MP front-facing camera with 1/3″ Exmor RS sensor, 22mm wide-angle f/2.0 lens, 1080p video recording
DSEE HX, LDAC, Digital Noise Cancelling
Fingerprint sensor
Dimensions: 146 x 72 x 8.1 mm; Weight: 161 grams
4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/ GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
2900 mAh Battery with Qnovo’s Adaptive Charging technology