Sony made a massive announcement with the Xperia XZ3 at IFA 2018. The smartphone looks, feel and performs better than any flagship that Sony has ever made. Now, Sony confirms that the Xperia XZ3 is its first 5G smartphone and possibly the first 5G ready phone to come to market.
We don’t have 5G ready market yet, throughout the world. But, that doesn’t mean the Xperia XZ3 5G connectivity is a waste. Once up and running, the 5G will provide up to 2Gbps of speed on Xperia XZ3. We can say in other words, that the Xperia XZ3 is future proof.
— Sony Xperia News (@SonyMobileNews) September 6, 2018
The Snapdragon 845 inside the Xperia XZ3 combined with the X50 modem enable ‘s 5G support for the handset. Now, the Xperia XZ3 is not the only handset that will support 5G speeds in 2018. We’ll see the same modem inside the Mi Mix 3, at the end of 2018. Rest, we will also see 5G modem’s in 2019 supporting flagships like Oppo and Vivo.
Smartphone kings namely Samsung and Huawei are also planning to launch their 2019, flagships with 7nm SoC’s that support Qualcomm made X50 modem. So, are you ready for the 5G ready generation? Kindly let us know in the comments section below.