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Sony Xperia Z2 Gets New Wireless Charging Plate and Cover

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Are you the type of smartphone user who hates wires? Are you a Sony Xperia Z2 holder? If you are, then this great news is for you as Sony has announced new accessories to accompany Sony Xperia Z2 ? the Wireless Charging Plate and Wireless Charging Cover that promise to minimize hassle as much as possible.

?Wireless charging is an area with huge potential that?s exciting for both consumers and designers, and we?re only just beginning to scratch the surface of its potential,? the company said in the official blog post. ?At Sony, we?re committed to ongoing investment in new technologies, so keep an eye out for more products as we continue to build accessories that help you get the very most out of your Xperia devices.?

Both the Wireless Charging Plate and Wireless Charging Cover use the latest inductive ?Qi? (pronounced ?chee?) technology that allows power to transfer from a transmission pad to a compatible receiver using electromagnetic induction. Cool, isn?t it?

The Wireless Charging Cover WCR12 is a premium flip/booklet style protective cover that is beautifully designed not just to protect the user?s phone, but to enable the smartphone to be compatible with wireless Qi technology for charging purposes.
On the other hand, the Wireless Charging Plate WCH10, a minimalist and stylish wireless charger is premised to provide convenient wireless charging using the latest Qi technology.


Producing 5W of power, this wireless charger allows users to recharge his/her batteries, or any Qi compatible device, simply by placing it on the charging pad, all without any cables connected to the user?s smartphone.

Sony Xperia Z2 which was launched at the MWC, Barcelona is the newest addition to Sony?s premium Z series.

?With Xperia Z2 we have taken our premium Z series to the next level, delivering unique experiences that only Sony can offer,? said Kunimasa Suzuki, President and CEO, Sony Mobile Communications. ?We have redefined the smartphone once again through our camera. Xperia Z2 offers an innovative experience that captures memories in stunning detail through 4K video shooting, or offers new ways to use the camera with our unique Xperia camera apps. Furthermore, the Best of Sony has been delivered in the sound quality and customers are now able to listen to their music even in noisy environments without interruptions thanks to our acclaimed digital noise cancelling technology.?


1. The world?s best camera and camcorder in a waterproof smartphone with Sony?s proven camera technologies: Award-winning ?G Lens?, 20.7 MP ?Exmor RS for mobile? CMOS image sensor and ?BIONZ for mobile? image processing engine

2. Capture video in 4K resolution with SteadyShot?, complemented by new Xperia camera apps such as Timeshift video and new AR effect

3. A 5.2? Full HD TRILUMINOS? Display for mobile with Live Colour LED powered by X-Reality? for mobile


4. The world?s first Digital Noise Cancelling Technology2 in a smartphone for an immersive audio experience

5. The latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor with 2.3 GHz quad-core Krait CPUs and 4G LTE for fast performance, 3GB RAM and high capacity 3200 mAh battery in an 8.2mm slim smartphone
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