Sony Xperia Z6 Release Date, Specs, Features and Price

Sony is set to hit the market again with their latest flagship, the Xperia Z6. This is Sony’s future flagship device that is highlight anticipated even before the exact release dates are announced. With so much anticipation on this device, rumors have already started flowing about the expected specs and features.

Projected Release Date of Sony Xperia Z6

The device will be released on different dates on different markets. This is what has been happening before. This time round, the European market is more likely to access this device before the American and Australian regions do.

When it comes to Sony’s devices, predicting the release dates is quite easy. For instance, the Z series follows a 6-month pattern. Therefore, we can easily estimate and say that Sony Xperia Z6 Release Date will be in April 2016. The second week of March will see the first preview before subsequent release from different countries follow. Therefore, Sony enthusiasts should just wait until March to possess this powerful device. We are expecting same thing for Note 6 from Samsung.

The design of this phone will be nearly similar to its predecessor phone, the Z5. The only difference is that the edges of this device will be smoother than its predecessor phone. Therefore, its design will be much better than most devices currently in the market.

Expected Xperia Z6 Specifications and Features

Succeeding the Z5, this device is expected to have several features. Some of the confirmed features of the device will be mentioned here below.

  • Camera

This device will come with an amazing camera at the rear. It is expected that the device will be having a 30MP rear camera. This is meant to boost the photo experience of its users. Image stabilization, auto focus and auto zoom are some of the camera features that will also be available in this device.

Xperia Z6 estimated price and release date

  • Fast Charging

One amazing feature of the Xperia Z6 will be its fast charging ability. This feature has become a common feature for the high end devices and Sony will not be left behind this time round. The device will be able to charge to its full battery capacity in only 30 minutes.

  • Multi-Tasking Ability

There will be an improvement in multi-tasking ability of this device. With this device, you will be able to perform different tasks at the same time. The speed and wide screen of the device will enable smooth multi tasking.

  • Water Resistant

It is believed that the device will be water resistant. According to insider information, the device will be able to survive in 1 meter-deep water for up to 30 minutes. This will be an incredible feature that most people will love to test.

There will be a guarantee for this feature.

The above mentioned are some of the features that we expect in this device. Now let’s have a look at what matters most in a device – the specs.

The Specs that you might see in upcoming Sony Z6

A phone’s worth is determined by its specs. Here below are some of the leading specs of the device. In looking at the specs, different aspects will be mentioned.

  • Processors

The device will be powered by the upcoming Snapdragon 820 64-bit SoC. When released, this processor will beat the current leading processor, Exynos 7420 chipset being used by Samsung. This processor will make this device 40% more efficient than its predecessor phone, Xperia Z5.

  • Display

The 5.2” screen display will be the best of all the Sony’s handset devices. It will be an IPS LCD display with 1080p resolution. The screen will be protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.

Sony Xperia Z6 unique features and specifications

  • Memory

Sony is set to expand the memory of their Z series devices. The Z6 will come with an internal memory of 64 GB with an SD card option with a carrying capacity of 256 GB. It will also have 4 GB RAM to support its speed and functionality.

  • Battery

This device will come with a non-removable battery with a capacity of 4000 mAh. This will give it a better standby time for longer usage. Given its fast charging feature, users of this device will definitely be having a great time using this device for longer periods.

  • Sensors

The Z6 will come with interesting sensors. The fingerprint Z5 will be maintained even in the Sony Xperia Z6. Other sensors that will be included are shock, barometer and hygrometer.

These are some of the most interesting specs that you will get form this device.

Rumors about the Xperia Z6 from Sony

There are rumors that have been circulating surrounding the Sony Z6. One of the leading rumors is that the device will have wireless charging abilities. This is a unique feature that has been rumored to part of the most amazing features of the device.

Another rumor about this device is that the African market will not access this device. Even though the African mobile market is fast growing; it is rumored that Sony will put its concentration on selling this device on high end markets only. It is rumored that Sony want a share of iPhone’s high end market and thus will be targeting rich regions for this device. If this rumor is anything to go by, then the Africans will be a disappointed lot since they will not have access to this amazing device.

Though there are no official confirmation, but it is rumored that Sony might rush to get the device 5G connectivity. If this rumor will be true, then users will have a nice time browsing through this device.

Sony Xperia Z6 Price for different countries

It is expected that once this device is released, it will retail at $750 USD. This will be the general retail price which will be converted to different international currencies.

Price of Xperia Z6 by country-wise.

  • France: 659 Euros
  • Britain (UK): 472 GBP
  • Canada: 918 Canadian Dollar
  • Australia: 962 Australian Dollar

These are the prices of this device in some of the countries that this device will be retailing. Just like it is with the top devices, pre orders will be made soon after the company has confirmed the official date of release.

Why Buy the Sony Xperia Z6 over others?

Sony is a unique brand that offers high quality products. It is expected that this device will be one of its kind and thus giving mobile users a reason to buy it. Furthermore, the price against the amazing features is just a good deal for the consumer market. Make sure to get yours once the Z6 of Sony is released.