Sony Xperia Z5 gets South African pricing

Vodacom has revealed its pricing for Sony’s latest flagships smartphones – the Xperia Z5 and Z5 Compact.

The Xperia Z5 will sell for R12,889 on prepaid, and is available on a range of contracts – including Smart S for R499 per month.

Colour options are black, white, and green.

Vodacom will also sell the Sony Xperia Z5 Compact, which will retail for R10,559 on prepaid. On a Smart S contract, the Compact will go for R429 per month.

Colour options are black, white, and coral.

Vodacom did not list pricing for the top-of-the-range Z5 Premium – the first smartphone in the world to feature a 4K display.

Specifications Sony Xperia Z5 Sony Xperia Z5 Compact
Dimensions 146× 72 × 7.3 mm 127 × 65 × 8.9 mm
Weight 154g 138g
Operating system Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 5.1 Lollipop
Display 5.2” FHD 1080p Triluminos (1080×1920) 4.6″ HD 720p (720×1280)
Rear camera 23MP 23MP
Front camera 5MP 5MP
Storage, internal 32GB 32GB
Storage, expandable microSD microSD
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 (MSM8994) Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 (MSM8994)
Graphics Adreno 430 Adreno 430
Battery 2,900mAh 2,700mAh
Cellular data LTE / HSPA LTE / HSPA
SIM type Single/Dual SIM Single/Dual SIM
IP Rating IP65 + IP68 IP65 + IP68

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