Sony launched its new flagship smartphones at its pre-IFA 2015 trade show event on Wednesday. At the Event, Sony launched Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact and it is considered to be the world’s first 4K resolution display smartphone, the Xperia Z5 Premium. However during launch announcement, the Japanese company has revealed the prices of the smartphone.
Earlier, Sony said that the two smartphones would start the shipment in October while the Xperia Z5 Premium will ship in November.
The company’s official portals of Spain, UK, Germany, France, Italy, Netherlands,has listed the pricing and a coming soon’ tag on the Sony Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 compact, and Xperia Z5 Premium. While, the online retailers such as Amazon UK, Germany, and Clove UK have also listed the smartphones.
It is expected that the Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Premium to hit the Indian market in Diwali in November. Apparently, Sony Xperia Z5 Compact would not enter the Indian market, in the first roll-outs.
The Japanese company would give a clue of just how expensive the smartphone will be during the arrival, as the directly converted European price tags will not match with Indian pricing. Tags. It is worth mentioning that all the listings of the three Xperia Z5 variants are for the SIM-free (carrier unlocked) 32GB inbuilt storage models.
Sony’s Eshop portals list the smaller Xperia Z5 Compact is priced at GBP 549 (roughly Rs. 55,500) in the UK, EUR 549 (roughly Rs. 40,600) in Germany, EUR 599 (roughly Rs. 44,300) in France, Italy, Netherlands and Spain, while Xperia Z5 at GBP 599 (roughly Rs. 60,600) in the UK, and EUR 699 (roughly Rs. 51,700) in Germany, France, Italy, Netherlands and Spain. As for the 4K resolution Xperia Z5 Premium, the device is priced at GBP 699 in the UK, EUR 700 (roughly Rs. 51,800) in Germany, France, Italy, Netherlands and Spain.
Meanwhile, the lists of Amazon UK states that Sony Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Compact at GBP 549 and GBP 449 (roughly Rs. 45,400) respectively. And according to the German website listing the three devices share the same prices similar to the ones seen on the official Sony website.
According to the Clove UK blog posts, Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact, and Xperia Z5 Premium would cost GBP 525 (roughly Rs. 53,000), GBP 439 (roughly Rs. 44,400), and GBP 629 (roughly Rs. 63,600) respectively. Customers can pre-order the smartphones from the website.