Sony Xperia Z5 Dual

price Rs. 37,777 onwards launch Oct, 2015
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#23
of 31 phones in Rs. 30,000 - 40,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 14 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Superb build quality
  • Elegant, luxurious design with smooth metal frame
  • Water resistant
  • Decent display
  • Sony's UI is lean, fast and close to stock Android
  • Side-mounted fingerprint reader is convenient, fast and reliable
  • Excellent speed/performance - equipped with top-of-the-line hardware
  • Good primary camera
  • Good call quality
  • Very good audio quality
  • Good battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Average loudspeakers

14 expert review(s)


145+ user reviews

video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.1, Upgradeable to 6.0, Expected upgrade to 7.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.2 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 424 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS LCD
  • Triluminos display
  • X-Reality Engine
  • Scratch Resistant
  • Oleophobic Coating
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
Fingerprint sensorYes
Processor/RAM
ProcessorOcta Core, Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810 (Quad Core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 + Quad Core 2 GHz Cortex-A57)
GPUAdreno 430
RAM3 GB
Memory
Internal Memory32 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 200 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2900 mAh
Dimensions
Weight154 gm
Thickness7.3 mm
Camera
Camera23.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (4K)
Other Camera Features
  • Hybrid Auto-Focus
  • 5X Clear Image Zoom
  • Up to 8X Digital Zoom
  • Wide-angle G Lens (24 mm)
  • Up to ISO 12800 Photo/3200 Video
  • SteadyShot
  • Pulse LED Flash
Secondary Camera5.1 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Sony Exmor R
  • Full HD Video Recording
  • Wide-angle lens (25 mm)
  • SteadyShot
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
VoLTEYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS + BeiDou
CompassYes
TV OutYes, via MHL
DLNAYes
NFCYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
Stereo SpeakersYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • Water Proof and Dust Proof
  • Clear Audio+
  • PlayMemories
  • PS4 Remote Play
  • WiFi MIMO
  • WiFi Direct
  • WiFi Dual Band
  • USB On-The-Go
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
2.77/5
(Below Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys