Sony takes $50 off the price of the Sony Xperia Z2 in the U.S.

Sony takes $50 off the price of the Sony Xperia Z2 in the U.S.
For those in the states who want the Sony Xperia Z2, we have a little bit of good news. Unfortunately, the news does not involve the phone being offered by a U.S. carrier, at a subsidized price. However, it does relate to a small price break being offered by Sony's U.S. website. Originally priced at $749.99, the manufacturer's current flagship model is now reduced to $699.99 for a $50 haircut.

While that might be good news, we should add that the Xperia Z2 is on back-order and the current shipping date is unknown. The model being sold is the international LTE variant. This model supports LTE bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 20, and should work on both AT&T and T-Mobile networks.

Earlier reports that the Sony Xperia Z2 would be a Verizon exclusive turned out to be false, or possibly a misunderstanding. Big Red is selling the Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet. Still, there were a couple of pictures that allegedly showed a Verizon branded Xperia Z2 handset. But with the Sony Xperia Z3 getting unveiled as soon as August, those Verizon customers calling their local store every day for the Sony Xperia Z2, might as well give it up and wait for the new model.

Take $50 off the price of the Sony Xperia Z2 from Sony's U.S. website

Take $50 off the price of the Sony Xperia Z2 from Sony's U.S. website


source: Sony, XperiaBlog via AndroidCentral

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Xperia Z2
  • Display 5.2" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 20.7 MP / 2.2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 801, Quad-core, 2300 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3200 mAh(19h 3G talk time)

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34 Comments

1. Neo_Huang

Posts: 1067; Member since: Dec 06, 2013

Still too expensive.

4. sgodsell

Posts: 6710; Member since: Mar 16, 2013

Its specs are quite as impressive. If you can buy it on contract then it would be considerably cheaper.

8. hurrycanger

Posts: 1754; Member since: Dec 01, 2013

Same thing. The service price on contract contains about $25 for the phone alone each month anyway.

20. Busyboy unregistered

lol the specs under highlights shows the Z2 has a SD 800 clocked at 2.2ghz

23. TheLegendaryGhost

Posts: 36; Member since: Jun 25, 2014

i know it's expensive but i'm telling you every single penny is worth it... here is little bet of my past phone use history, Z2>M8>S5>M7>Iphone 5s>note 3> thats in last year... i wanted to phone that i like and keep until it last... i don't like covers and i have bad habit dropping the phone (put in my pockets and it slides, i cant were jeans coz i had surgery) so but i have this about 2 months on ATT and not going anywhere... G3 almost convince me... but hell i will take 3200mAh over 3000...any days and i have friends ATT who told me not good and i can get away easily for day n half without charging it...(2 Exchange email, FB, FB messenger, wassup, viber, google now, and few other apps) i would say save some money... i had to do that.. but telling you man it's worth every penny of it... that feeling you get when you hold this beast no other phone can have it, not even apple (that's my opinion) and if know about custom roms u can get CM11 on there too...

2. galanoth

Posts: 428; Member since: Nov 26, 2011

Expansys is only 630.

3. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

On eBay 600$ can't beat this

5. billgates

Posts: 555; Member since: May 29, 2014

FG trading had it for 640 when I purchased mine. Best overall phone out currently

7. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Enjoying and loving mine to Rooted and overclocked Cpu, Gpu, voltage, Ram

6. Adrian38

Posts: 142; Member since: Nov 05, 2012

$579 on eBay. Try again Sony.

9. kkmkk

Posts: 699; Member since: May 06, 2013

between the sony xperia z2 and the lg g3 which one is better ?? please help me :-)

17. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Both is good

21. Federated

Posts: 263; Member since: Mar 06, 2010

Z2. Better screen (brighter and more contrast), battery (lasts longer in real life usage, not just numbers), water and dust resistant, smoother UI, noise cancellation, more solid build overall.

27. kkmkk

Posts: 699; Member since: May 06, 2013

im afraid of the extra big bezel in the top and bottom of the z2 do you think that they are OK or they would destroy the experience ??

29. rency0722

Posts: 158; Member since: Jun 12, 2013

From using Z1, it's better when being used in landscape mode... Better on Z2 since it has stereo front-facing speakers...

25. iushnt

Posts: 3050; Member since: Feb 06, 2013

z2 is better

32. Fynjy777

Posts: 35; Member since: Jan 22, 2014

Z2 is better not only be screen, stereo speakers and water/dust protection, but first off all by it's long battery life.

10. Martin_Cooper

Posts: 1774; Member since: Jul 30, 2013

Preparing for the release of Z3 very soon, poor sony fans, cant get a flagship to be flagship for more than 6 months

12. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

So? I don't give a s*it if Sony releases a phone that beats my Z2. And why would I? It's just good if it's better than Z2. It means that they have kept making their Z series even better. A flagship will always remain a flagship. Eventually there just will be a newer flagship that beats it. That's life for ya. I'll keep loving my Godzilla for the next 2 years.

19. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

With 3gb Ram and S801 It's even good for 2015 No other phone accept the Note3 have the same specs.

33. 0xFFFF

Posts: 3806; Member since: Apr 16, 2014

Good point about the Note 3. I see the the Note 3 is now $500 or less on eBay for new in the box.

26. iushnt

Posts: 3050; Member since: Feb 06, 2013

u r right in a way but i disagree with your statement- "poor sony fans". because sony fans won't be bothered and they would still be defending your statement. The only those who would be bothered are sony haters. they (sony haters) try to capitalize the fact of 6 month flagship cycle into an argument. If the haters don't try to create argument then everything would go fine.

30. refillable

Posts: 1071; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

Glad Their competitors strictly disagrees with you and tries to imply Sony's flagship cycle.

11. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

You can buy the Z2 for 589$ unlocked @ gsmnation.com where I bought my Z1

13. Blazers

Posts: 711; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

Hopefully

14. timbs

Posts: 1; Member since: Jul 19, 2014

I went from Sony z1 to lg g3.lg g3 has got good screen (size) speaker and camera but as a all round phone and entertainment gadget I just had to go with the z2 after 3 days.lg lags and most people reviewing don't mention this it also lags will I play games like injustice speaker is good and loud but in a head phone no where near sony in terms of quality and battery is no comparison.I am not saying z2 is better cause dam I miss that screen and camera but sony z2 is a better all rounder for ME

15. galanoth

Posts: 428; Member since: Nov 26, 2011

I'd buy a Z3 GPe for $650. Sony make it happen.

16. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

SONY!!! please keep the OmniBalance design it's perfect and makes you different! T

18. Planterz

Posts: 2120; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

Or you could just go to eBay/Amazon and get one for $600.

22. rusticguy

Posts: 2828; Member since: Aug 11, 2012

My next phone would be Moto X+1 (or whatever it is called). After 3 Sony phones, wouldn't even touch Sony phones with a barge pole. Their updates and bugfixes are nightmare. Kitkat on ZL has been horrendous wrt battery drain.

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