Sony’s Xperia Z5 and C5 lineup of devices are still not official in the U.S. However, many e-retailers and third-party vendors are now offering the international variants of these series. Here is a list of Sony handsets that can be availed in the U.S. from Amazon and Expansys USA.
Sony Xperia C5 Ultra: Price, Availability
The recent device to land on the U.S. shores is the Sony Xperia C5 Ultra with almost no bezels. This handset was apparently unveiled in Asia for a price of $420 equivalent. However, now, the same device is available for $329.99 on Amazon US. This retailer is now offering both black and white variants of the Xperia C5 Ultra, tied to the model number E5506.
Interested buyers should note that this variant supports U.S. LTE connectivity under AT&T and T-Mobile networks. But then, being an international variant, it does not come with U.S. warranty. Here is the link to purchase the White C5 Ultra and Black C5 Ultra.
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium: Price, Availability
The Sony Xperia Z5 Premium, bundled with the phenomenal 4K resolution of 2,160 x 3,840 pixels, can now be purchased from Amazon and Expansys USA. Similar to the Xperia C5 Ultra, there is no U.S. warranty available for this handset as well.
This device is now available in both single SIM and dual SIM versions with LTE connectivity on board. It is apparently compatible with AT&T, T-Mobile and other GSM networks, according to Phone Arena.
When it comes to price, Amazon has listed the Xperia Z5 Premium for $707.98, while Expansys USA sells the same handset for $779.99. Readers should note that the Z5 premium is reportedly the “world's first smartphone” to sport a 4K resolution.
Sony Xperia Z5, Z5 Compact: Price, Availability
The flagship Sony Xperia Z5 and the mini smartphone Xperia Z5 Compact can be availed at starting prices of $585 and $504, respectively, via Amazon. The retailer has listed a slew of color choices for the aforesaid handsets. In any case, readers should note that the seller does not provide U.S. warranty.