The Sony Xperia Z6 Lite would be one of the first smartphones that Sony would launch in 2016. Logically, it will be one of Sony’s new generation smartphones, but it will not be the flagship, but rather a high-mid-range smartphone, which also It will have a novel design, as it has a metal casing and not a glass.
Sony Xperia Z6 Lite
The Sony Xperia Z6 Lite will not be the new flagship, as is logical, as this will be the Sony Xperia Z6. However, it could be released earlier than the flagship. In fact, it is possible that the Sony Xperia Z6 Lite will be the first smartphone Sony will launch in 2016. It will be an upper-middle-range smartphone. And apparently, it will have a metallic design, and not a glass back cover. This would be a first, as it is possible that the design of the Sony flagship will change with the new smartphone. And is that if the Sony Xperia Z6 Lite has a specific design, it is very likely that the Sony Xperia Z6 also has a similar design.
Regarding the technical characteristics of the new Sony smartphone, it seems that it would have a five-inch screen, so it would not be a Sony Xperia Z6 Compact (which would have a 4.6-inch screen). In addition, the processor would be the Qualcomm Snapdragon 650, with six cores and of the upper-middle range. Thus, the Sony Xperia Z6 Lite would be something like a somewhat cheaper flagship. In fact, its price could be around 400 euros. So far, all the smartphones of the Xperia Z series and its variants have been mobile of the highest range, flagships, but it will not be the case with this Sony Xperia Z6 Lite, which will be something more basic.
The Sony Xperia Z6 would not be officially launched until June, as has been said so far. However, before June the different variants of the Sony Xperia Z6 could be launched, such as this Sony Xperia Z6 Lite, but also others such as the Xperia Z6 Ultra or the Xperia Z6 Compact.