Sony Xperia XZ2 could be released later this year
Sony Xperia fans will be hoping to see some shiny new devices being unveiled in 2018.
The Japanese technology firm usually reveals a raft of upcoming smartphones at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
This year’s show opens its doors on February 26 and, with Samsung already confirming its new Galaxy S9 will be there, Sony will surely want some big news of its own to announce.
Sony has already given a glimpse of some of its new phones with the unveiling on the Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and Xperia L2 at CES last week.
These are what Sony calls its super mid-range devices but there was no word on any new flagships, which look likely to be saved for MWC.
It’s currently unclear what will be revealed but rumours suggest an Xperia XZ2 could be on the cards.
If true, here’s five things we think Sony needs to include to make this a world-beating smartphone.
Almost all of the Xperia’s rivals now offer edge-to-edge displays and it’s time Sony joined the all-screen party.
Not only do the chunky bezels around the sides of a smartphone make it look terribly outdated but it also means you get a smaller screen in a device that’s physically larger.
Both Apple and many Android devices of varying price now include these stunning displays and Sony must bring this design to its next range of Xperia devices if it’s not going to fall further behind.
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