So fast, it’ll have to wait for you Lag-free UI. Stutter-free browsing. And zero loading time. The latest Quad-core processor gives you an Android phone that offers an unbeatably fast and smooth user experience – all while offering outstanding battery life. Loaded with tons of apps From Timeshift video that lets you record video and apply slow motion effects, to Background defocus that lets you take photos with gorgeous blurring. The Xperia Z2 comes with an impressive range of innovative camera apps. All to enrich your camera experience to the fullest. Xperia Z2 is an Android phone which comes with details that are highly premium. Xperia Z2 is an Android phone which comes with details that are highly premium. Dig into the design aspects of this smartphone Always ready for the unexpected Switch songs with wet fingers in the pouring rain. This highly durable Android phone is both waterproof and dust resistant. So go ahead and enjoy it whenever, wherever. Hear only what you want A crammed train. An airplane full of weekly commuters. Or the office at its busiest. This Android phone comes with stereo speakers and noise cancelling technology, so you can enjoy clear and loud music wherever you are, with an elegant pair of headphones like MDR-NC31EM. More pixels. Larger sensor. Amazing results. With a megapixel count of 20.7 and a sensor that’s 30% larger than the standard smartphone, the Xperia Z2 Android phone is on a par with our compact digital cameras. The results are super crisp and super sharp images. Videos four times sharper than Full HD Camera CLOSE Xperia Z2 comes with a 20.7 MP sensor, a BIONZ image-processing engine, Sony’s G Lens and can also film in 4K. A 4K camcorder and a 20.7 MP camera, combined in a smartphone The Xperia Z2 combines 4K video capture with a large 1/2.3” 20.7 MP Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor, Sony’s award-winning G Lens and the intelligent BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine. This unique combination means the Xperia Z2 has the same quality and performance as a real compact digital camera. The result is images that are delivered with a superior sharpness, clarity and brightness – always. This Android smartphone from Sony comes with an image sensor that creates images with stunning detail. Large 1/2.3″, 20.7 MP image sensor The large 1/2.3” 20.7 MP Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor enables higher sensitivity and decreases noise to ensure smooth, clear reproduction, reproducing every stunning detail with greater fidelity. Sony’s G Lens captures more light in dark conditions, for amazing in-focus image qualities. Sony’s award-winning G Lens Sony’s G Lens has superior in-focus image qualities. The Xperia Z2 has a 27 mm wide angle lens with bright F2.0, allowing the lens to capture more light in dark conditions. This Android smartphone comes with BIONZ™ for mobile, which eliminates noise and enables clear, low-light picture. Intelligent BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine Sony’s intelligent BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine employs powerful algorithms for vibrant realism in every shot. By-pixel super resolution, auto exposure and auto white balance render colours captured by the Sony G Lens accurately – creating a balance of brightness while enhancing colours with rich layers of texture and depth. Low-light, bright shots This camera phone from Sony, Xperia , allows you to take pictures in challenging lighting conditions Stunning shots in any light Our camera technologies combine to bring you detailed bright shots – even in challenging low-light conditions. The Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor is an evolution of our Sony image sensor technology, with a next-generation BSI light sensor. It reduces picture noise while maintaining high resolution with a bright F2.0 Sony G lens, high sensitivity Exmor RS™ for mobile and BIONZ™ for mobile’s NR, pixel binning and by-pixel super resolution technologies. And with Superior Auto, it all happens automatically – no need to fiddle around with complicated settings. Sony G Lens - Bright F2.0 Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor - High sensitivity sensor BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine - by-pixel super resolution - Noise reduction Bye bye blur The Xperia Z2 features Sony’s best camera phone and it comes with Motion Detection for super sharp images. Motion detection for blur-free images Are you living life in the fast lane? Just keep moving – with this camera phone at hand, your pictures will always come out sharp. The bright F2.0 lens and high sensitivity sensor enable you to take photos with a higher shutter speed. The BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine has Motion Detection – it chooses a higher shutter speed to capture blur-free images when your subject is moving. The Superior Auto mode does all the hard work for you. Sony G Lens - Bright F2.0 Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor - High sensitivity sensor BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine - Motion detector - Fast auto focus - Noise reduction Get closer. Stay sharp. Enjoy sharply detailed pictures thanks to Sony's Xperia Z2 that lets you zoom in and get super sharp images. 3x Clear Image Zoom Shooting from a distance? The 3x Clear Image Zoom with high resolution sensor and BIONZ™ for mobile’s by-pixel super resolution take you to a tele-like 81 mm optical zoom. The combined higher resolution of Exmor RS™ for mobile and by-pixel super resolution of BIONZ™ for mobile work their magic. Zoom in and enjoy sharply detailed pictures. Sony G Lens - Aspherical lens Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor - High sensitivity sensor BIONZ™ for mobile image-processing engine - by-pixel super resolution 4K – Ultra High Definition video recording Capture high-resolution 4K videos with Sony’s best phone cameras 4K – Ultra High Definition video recording The Xperia Z2 lets you capture everything you see in brilliant high resolution 4K video. Four times the detail compared to Full HD 1080p image quality, your footage is delivered in Ultra High Definition, for unparalleled sharpness full of authentic details. This model supports 4K (3840 x 2160) resolution and playback on a 4K TV or projector using the latest MHL 3.0 connector. How 4K works Slow down the moment with Timeshift video This Android smartphone from Sony lets you shoot video at 120 frames per second in HD 720p. Want to create a truly cinematic experience? Timeshift video is the perfect way to slow down the moment and create unique clips to share with friends. It allows you to shoot video at 120 frames per second in HD 720p. Once you’re done recording a video, just select the parts of the clip you’d like to slow down, playing back the section at quarter speed. Mark them on a graphical timeline and Timeshift video will do the rest. The Xperia Z2 lets you slow down your captures and create unique footage. The Xperia Z2 delivers steady and distortion-free footage thanks to SteadyShot. Shoot perfect videos with SteadyShot™ Shooting a steady video with an everyday smartphone isn’t easy. With the Xperia Z2, it’s a different story. SteadyShot™ compensates for your movements, making panning smoother and the image more stable even in Full HD 1080 video and 4K. The outcome is gorgeously steady videos. Pre-installed Sony camera apps This Sony camera app lets you create photos on your camera phone with a blurred out background or foreground. Background defocus Create a blurred out background or foreground. Background defocus simulates a shallow depth of field, capturing two photos at different focus settings and allowing you to merge the different depths. How Background defocus works Creative effects Use the extended wide selection of creative effects in your photos and videos; change colours, add image trails or apply mirror effects. How Creative effects works With Sony’s camera app Creative effects you can add a wide selection of cool effects to your photos and videos. Use the camera app Timeshift video to capture high speed clips at 120 frames per second. Timeshift video Our new Timeshift video mode captures high speed clips at 120 frames per second. Use the intuitive Timeshift video editor to select and slow down one or multiple sections of your clip. Use Sony’s camera app AR Effect 2 to add fun animals to the photos and videos created on Sony’s best phone camera, Xperia Z2. AR Effect Switch your camera to AR Effect mode and add fun animations to your photos and videos. Ranging from dinosaurs to ocean-life, these fully customisable themes can be easily edited. Share your life in motion with family and friends using Sony’s Vine camera app. Vine Vine is the best way to see and share life in motion. Create short, beautiful, looping videos in a simple and fun way for your friends and family to see. Use the Sony camera app Info-eye to get information about your surroundings direct to your camera viewfinder. Info-eye™ Photograph an object and Info-eye™ will instantly give you all the relevant information you need, right through your camera viewfinder. The innovative camera app Timeshift burst lets you capture 61 frames within just 2 seconds on Xperia Z2. Timeshift burst This intelligent app lets you capture 61 frames within just 2 seconds – starting even before you press the shutter. Scroll back and forth to select the perfect image, or feel free to keep them all. With the camera app Social live you can live stream your special moment through Facebook. Social live With Social live, you can broadcast every precious moment as it happens live via Facebook. Get your friend’s response right on the screen and keep the conversation going all in real-time. Enjoy gorgeous sweeping panoramic views with this amazing Sony camera app. Sweep Panorama Create beautiful, wide-angle, panoramic photos at the touch of a button. So go ahead, add more of the scene and create depth with Sweep Panorama. With the Xperia Z2 you can record in world class 4K video, allowing you to relive that special moment in amazing, ultra-high definition. Experience legendary sound Clear and loud. With Sony’s audio technologies, you can be sure to experience the best sound, always. The Xperia Z2 is Sony’s latest camera phone and delivers the best imaginable audio experience. The world’s first smartphone with digital noise cancelling technology* Block out the world around you with digital noise cancellation that reduces up to 98% of all ambient sounds. Based on a technology known as Active noise control, this technique removes the lower-frequency parts of the noise, preventing high-frequency noise from ever reaching the ear. Since noise-cancelling technology is built into the smartphone device, you can enjoy noise-free sound with the sleek MDR-NC31EM headphones. These headphones sample surrounding noise through a microphone. When compensated by the DNC circuit in the Xperia device, the resulting output is a clear, noise-free sound. (1) Noise sound wave (2) Inverted anti-sound wave * Based on results from research conducted by Strategy Analytics as of 21st February 2014. Get more information on our test results page. With digital noise cancelling technology from Sony you get a clear, noise-free audio experience. Sony has developed a range of audio technologies to deliver the best sound you can imagine. ClearAudio+ With Clear Audio technologies – Clear Stereo, Clear Bass and Clear Phase – Sony sound engineers figured out how to minimise distortion and restore balance and clarity to your music. Your Android smartphone automatically selects the best audio quality settings, leaving you with a crisp and clear audio experience. Stereo speakers Powerful dual stereo speakers make your Xperia Z2 audio experience come alive even more. Two separate speakers deliver a more dynamic sound with a depth that replicates real, natural hearing. A viewing experience you won’t forget The Xperia Z2 is built with the latest Sony TV display technologies optimised for mobile. It comes with Live Colour LED, a brand new technology integrated only into Sony Mobile displays, for increased colour depth and gradation. And the IPS gives an excellent viewing angle and accurate colours from edge to edge. The large, high-resolution 5.2” Full HD TRILUMINOS™ Display for mobile with X-Reality for mobile picture engine has a 1920 x 1080 progressive scan, for incredibly crisp pictures free of jagged edges. Paired with a pixel density of 423 pixels per inch, you get pictures that are razor sharp and incredibly bright. How the display technology works With this amazing Android smartphone from Sony, you can enjoy an improved viewing angle. Always a great viewing angle With IPS technology, the Xperia Z2 offers an improved viewing angle. So you get super sharp images and accurate colours, no matter which angle you’re looking at your device from. TRILUMINOS Display for mobile and Live Colour LED Enjoy the widest spectrum of colours thanks to a display built with TRILUMINOS Display technology and Live Colour LED. For the widest spectrum of colours Unique to Sony, TRILUMINOS™ Display technology creates a wider palette of rich, natural colours. With our BRAVIA® TV expertise, hard-to-reproduce reds, aqua blues and emerald greens are displayed beautifully, for a more vivid viewing experience and a heightened sense of depth. TRILUMINOS™ technology uses LEDs, which emit purer reds and greens, creating a brighter and more uniform light that captures the true colours of the source. From lush landscapes, to natural skin tones – Sony delivers a significantly wider colour range. So you can view every moment in astonishingly authentic colour and breathtaking quality. Live Colour LED is a brand new technology integrated only into Sony devices, giving you the world’s deepest and most intense colours on a smartphone or tablet display. This new innovation combines red and green phosphor with blue LEDs and customised colour filters to produce a brighter and more uniform light. Capturing true colours without the risk of oversaturation. Above image is simulated The Xperia Z2's amazing display captures true colour without the risk of oversaturation. X-RealityTM for mobile Razor-sharp images with X-Reality for mobile From still pictures and low-resolution videos to high-resolution movies, Sony’s unique image software engine analyses each image to optimise colours, sharpness and contrast, as well as reduce noise. The super resolution function reproduces missing pixels, for spectacular clarity and astonishing detail – bringing your favourite moments closer to Full HD quality. X-Reality — For clearer, sharper pictures (1) Pixel reproduction: Sony’s unique Super Resolution breathes new life into everything you see. This technology examines each pixel in an image and reproduces the ones that are lacking, giving you the sharpest images. (2) Texture and outline improvement: By selectively enhancing elements that help to render the texture and sharpen the outlines, images become clearer and crisper. (3) Colour and contrast enhancement: The Intelligent Image Enhancer reproduces the vividness of the image in its original colour. Pictures are selectively optimised by enhancing the contrast, making images appear more detailed and true to life. (4) Noise reduction: Intelligent Noise Reduction decreases the noise that can occur in high-motion scenes or footage shot in low-light conditions. As a result, images become clearer and smoother. Perfection in every detail The Xperia Z2 delivers only the best from Sony craftsmanship. Carefully crafted using the most premium materials, it comes with a beautiful one-piece aluminium frame with glass panels that reflect the world around you. The 5.2” display, balanced with symmetry in design, provides a natural feel when held in your hand – no matter what angle you hold it. This Android smartphone from Sony has a stunning screen to phone size ratio as well as the best phone camera. A display with maximised screen area The Xperia Z2 offers a 5.2” display with a stunning high screen to phone size ratio. This gives you a screen size that truly utilises the size of the phone. So when you are looking at something, the phone virtually disappears. Waterproof and dust resistant The Sony Xperia Z2 has an impressive IP55/IP58 rating, which makes this slim and sleek smartphone both waterproof and resistant to the tiniest dust particles. Use the super durable Xperia and its camera phone to take underwater pictures and dive up to 1.5 m. Snap away underwater With the waterproof Xperia Z2, you can take pictures while swimming in freshwater for up to 30 minutes. You can even dive up to 1.5 m with it. You can even dive up to 1.5 m with it. Just remember that all the covers for the micro USB port, the micro SIM slot and the memory card slot must be firmly closed. In compliance with IP55 and IP58, the Xperia is protected against the ingress of dust and is waterproof. Provided that all ports and covers are firmly closed, the phone is (i) protected against low pressure jets of water from all practicable directions in compliance with IP 55; and/or (ii) can be kept under 1.50 metre of freshwater for up to 30 minutes in compliance with IP 58. The phone is not designed to float or work submerged underwater outside of the IP55 or IP58 classification range. This may lead to your warranty being void. Get the full story IP (Ingress Protection) rating IP 55/58 – what does it really mean? IP rating is a certification testing to measure a device’s resistance levels to both dust and water. The ﬁrst digit in the two-digit IP rating indicates the level of protection against solid objects, including tiny dust particles. The second digit indicates how resistant the device is to water Blazing fast performance We’ve matched the latest Sony software with the all-new, ultra-powerful Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 801 processor. This advanced Quad-core processor is 75% faster than the S4 Pro and gives you maximum power and speed with outstanding battery time – run multiple apps simultaneously, surf the web with little loading time and stream videos without a break. The asynchronous processor makes sure that each core is powered independently. So you get the precise amount of power when you need it, without wasting power when you don’t. Enjoy an Android smartphone that offers super-fast and super-smooth performance. Enjoy the most advanced and visually stunning 3D games on the Xperia Z2. Breathtaking graphics Delivering up to 20% increased graphic performance, the updated Adreno 330 GPU (graphics processing unit) gives you the most advanced and visually stunning 3D games, and lets you browse the web lightning fast – all while using the lowest power consumption. (x)Compared to its predecessor, the Adreno 320. Ultra-fast LTE/4G technology Your Xperia Z2 has a built-in LTE/4G modem. This enables blazing internet connections with up to 150 Mbit/s download and 50 MBit/s upload speeds. Enjoy breathtaking graphics and ultra-fast LTE/4G technology. Sony’s Xperia Z2 comes with very long battery life thanks to Battery STAMINA Mode. Significantly improve battery life with Battery STAMINA mode Smartphones use a lot of power, even when you’re not actively using them. All those apps you have on your Android smartphone may still be running in the background, draining your battery. Battery STAMINA Mode minimises battery drain. It recognises when you’re not using your display and automatically turns off the functions you don’t need, while keeping the notifications you want. As soon as you press the power button to wake up your screen, everything is up and running again. Connect it all with just one touch This Android smartphone comes with NFC, allowing you to wirelessly connect all your Sony devices. Seamless and simple Have you ever spent hours setting up connections between various gadgets in your home? Well, now those days are over. NFC (Near Field Communication) gives you a quick and easy way to wirelessly connect all your electronic devices with just one touch. See photos or videos from your smartphone on your TV. Or play music through a wireless speaker. No fiddling with cables, buttons or settings. Just pure entertainment – just so easy. Touch to connect with SmartWear One-touch connection Touch to connect your Xperia Android device with your NFC-enabled SmartWear. Get notifications, control your music and more directly from your SmartWear, while life logging everywhere you go. One-touch listening Play the music on your Android device through a wireless NFC-enabled Sony speaker or Sony wireless headphones. With One-touch mirroring you can mirror what’s on your Android smartphone to your TV in a single touch. One-touch mirroring See photos from your phone on your TV. Simply touch your Bluetooth smartphone to the remote from your BRAVIA® TV to activate screen mirroring. This NFC-enabled Android smartphone from Sony lets you share photos, movies and games in a single touch. One-touch sharing Share photos, music and more between two phones, or between your phone and an NFC-enabled laptop, with a single touch onto the other device. Simply back up your pictures on your Xperia smartphone with Sony's One-touch backup feature One-touch backup Regardless if you take pictures on your Xperia smartphone, tablet or camera, now you can store them in the same place. The Sony Personal Content Station™ is a wireless hub for photos and videos. Use the MHL 3.0 connector with the Xperia Z2 to enjoy recorded 4K videos. 4K playback The Xperia Z2 is powerful enough to play 4K video on a 4K TV through the latest MHL 3.0 connector, allowing you to enjoy your recorded 4K videos in their intended resolution. More ways to connect The Xperia from Sony’s latest camera phone comes with the best imaginable audio experience. From your smartphone to the big screen Who says you have to have an NFC-enabled TV in order to mirror your smartphone on the big screen? Or to go from headphones to speakers? Instead, you can “Throw” content from your Bluetooth smartphone to your Wi-Fi-enabled TV through screen mirroring or DLNA, or send your tunes to a speaker via Bluetooth. Using “Throw”, a smart application integrated into your Xperia apps, your smartphone finds the best way to wirelessly connect to other devices. Or why not use a Miracast™ Wireless Display? It lets you wirelessly stream your smartphone to your TV over Wi-Fi.