Meet Sony's new Style Cover Window cases for the Xperia Z5 family

Meet Sony's new Style Cover Window cases for the Xperia Z5 family
Sony has been making its own cases and protective covers for the Xperia line for quite some time now. So it's not surprising to see that the company is introducing a series of Style Cover Window cases specifically made for its brand new Xperia Z5 handsets (announced last week at IFA 2015).

The Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact, and Xperia Z5 Premium get a new Style Cover Window case each: SCR42, SCR44, and SCR46, respectively. The new cases come in various color versions, and seem to be similar to the Style Cover Window cases made for the Xperia Z3 and Z3+. They rely on NFC to connect to handsets, and are both water and scratch resistant. The cases have a "smart window" that allows users to see up to 5 favorite apps or widgets.

We assume that all three cases will be launched at the same time with the new Xperia handsets (the Z5 and Z5 Compact should be released in October, while the Z5 Premium is expected to hit shelves in November). Prices for the SCR42, SCR44, and SCR46 cases haven't been revealed, though we guess that they'll cost about as much as a similar case for the Z3 line: around $50.


source: Sony (Z5 case, Z5 Compact case, Z5 Premium case) via Xperia Blog

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12 Comments

1. Blest42188

Posts: 55; Member since: Aug 05, 2015

this is actually pretty dope.

2. manojmcn

Posts: 633; Member since: Jul 16, 2015

S(ony)-View cover?

3. Trex95

Posts: 2380; Member since: Mar 03, 2013

Japanese now start copying Korean Lol.

7. bur60

Posts: 981; Member since: Jul 07, 2014

They have it quite some time.... and yup everybody copied the view cover. Which is a good thing, because it's excellent.

4. DillWeed

Posts: 150; Member since: Mar 14, 2014

Not much point on a lcd

5. Bm888

Posts: 517; Member since: Jul 06, 2015

green one is beautiful. . . however I'd prefer aluminium bumper one covering all round edges while front and back covered by protective clear glass to maintain its dope looks. ....

6. dimas

Posts: 3343; Member since: Jul 22, 2014

Same here. I'm looking forward having Devilcase make them for the z5 series. Their z3 bumper cases are awesome.

8. techbuttcheex

Posts: 203; Member since: Jul 25, 2015

where is sony's SmartWatch 4?

9. Pattyface

Posts: 1658; Member since: Aug 20, 2014

I like that they moved the window down a bit. Also glad it isn't that weird circle window that LG has

10. Blazers

Posts: 733; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

This cover looks more functional then the Note 5 S-View. It actually lost some functionality over the Note 3/4 covers. I wonder if it's due to the sealed back cover which the others had access to.

11. ph00ny

Posts: 2026; Member since: May 26, 2011

I love the s-view covers on the Note

13. Panino

Posts: 62; Member since: Aug 13, 2015

I remember how awful was the Z3 Compact case.

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