Sony Xperia XZ2 premium flagship smartphone started receiving its first firmware update. It brings two much-needed features to the camera. The update comes with 51.1.A.12.27 build number and brings Bokeh and Monochrome modes to the camera app.
Sony comes out of the box without Bokeh mode the new update allows users to take photos with the blurred background. The Monochrome mode allows users to take pictures and shoot videos in Black and White just like the Essential PH-1 smartphone. You can switch to them by tapping the function key below the shutter button in the camera app.
The new update also brings the August security patch but the phone still running on Android 8.0.0 Oreo operating system. The company released the update via OTA (Over The Air). If you haven’t received it already, it should only be a few days now.
The Xperia XZ2 Premium flagship smartphone comes with 5.8-inch IPS 4K display that supports 3840 x 2160 pixels of resolution. It powered by Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor under the hood. It has 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB internal storage along with micro SD card slot on board. The phone featured with dual cameras on the back side. There is a 19-megapixel main camera with f/1.8 aperture and 12-megapixel secondary monochrome camera with f/1.6 aperture. On the front side, there is a 13-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture for selfies and video calls.
The phone is packed with 3540mAh capacity battery inside the body which supports Quick Charge 3.0 charging. Unfortunately, there is no 3.5mm audio jack port. The phone comes with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, and a USB 3.1 type-C connector connecting options. There is a fingerprint scanner on the back side of the phone. It also supports wireless charging. It is available in Chrome Black, Chrome Silver color option.