Clove UK has recently announced that it is scheduled to start shipping Sony’s upcoming flagship smartphone, the SIM-free Sony Xperia Z2, on May 9 2014. The smartphone has been available for pre order from the past few weeks in the UK through several retailers despite being witnessing some difficulties. Sony had earlier announced that it will make available the device in May, and Clove UK has now confirmed the exact shipping dates.
There has been lots of news in the media regarding a delay in the handset, and regular updates have been posted by Cloves on the same. However, the good thing is that the device is now finally releasing commercially.
Clove has been quoted saying in a new company blog post on April 29 2014 that “The good news now though is that we can forget about the delay and focus on the arrival of stock, which has now been confirmed by Sony as Friday 9th May.”
The Sony Xperia Z2 would be available in a screen size of 5.2 inches having a resolution of 1,080 x 1,920 pixels and good viewing angles. The smartphone will be having 0.32 inches of thickness and a weigh of 0.35 lbs. It would runs on a 2.3 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core Krait 400 processor along with 3 GB RAM and 16 GB internal memory.
The Sony Xperia Z2 would be powered by Android 4.4, and will be equipped with 3,200mAh battery. It would also boast a 20.7MP camera with 4K recording support, and would be available in black and white shades.
The Sony Xperia Z2 will be having a price tag of £540 inclusive of taxes in the UK, and Clove is also offering a free bundle which will comprise £200 worth of products and content.