Sony updates flagship smartphone with OLED screen, AI features

Thursday 30 August 2018 | 14:11 CET | News
Sony has introduced at IFA in Berlin its new flagship smartphone, the XZ3. Coming barely six months after the XZ2, the new device adds an OLED screen and a range of AI functions. It will also be among the first to launch with the new Android 9 Pie software. Available from the end of September, the phone's recommended retail price is EUR 799. 

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