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Sony Xperia Z5

Sony Xperia Z5
Brand: Sony
Category: Discontinued Smartphones

Sony Xperia Z5 - Reviews and details

Expert Local Reviews

Finder No score provided
IT Wire 5 stars
Lifehacker No score provided
PC World 4.5 stars
SMH / The Age No score provided
WhistleOut 4 stars* (estimated from 80/100)


Screen size 5.2 inches
Screen resolution Full HD (1920x1080)
Pixel density 424ppi

Design and construction

Thickness 7.3mm
Weight 154g
Construction Aluminium, glass
Water resistant
Water resistance rating IP68


Rear camera 23 megapixels
Rear flash
Front camera 5 megapixels
Front flash
Video capture (maximum) Ultra HD 4K (3840x2160)


Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 810
CPU tech Octa-core (8)
Memory (RAM) 3GB
Storage 32GB
Upgradeable storage Yes, this supports microSD cards.
Operating system Google Android (Samsung, Sony, HTC, etc)
OS version Android 5.1
SIM type nanoSIM


3G/4G/5G Yes, it has both 3G and 4G.
Maximum Speed Cat 6 LTE - 300Mbps down, 50Mbps up (max)
Bluetooth Bluetooth (unspecified, assume 3.x)
GPS support
Near-Field Communication
WiFi 802.11ac (supports a/b/g/n)

Ports and security

Charge / data port microUSB
3.5mm headset jack
Biometric security Fingerprint scanner


Battery size 2900mAh