Sony Xperia XZ2 H8266 64GB Smartphone (Unlocked, Liquid Silver)

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Sony Xperia XZ2 H8266 64GB Smartphone (Unlocked, Liquid Silver)
Key Features
  • GSM / 4G LTE Compatible
  • North American Variant
  • Rear 4K HDR 19MP Camera
  • 960 fps Super Slow Motion
Capture and view the world in stunning HDR with the Xperia XZ2 64GB Smartphone from Sony. The XZ2 features a 5.7" 18:9 Full HD+ display that supports High Dynamic Range (HDR) content, so you can enjoy entertainment with increased contrast, color, and clarity. Sony's X-Reality technology even upconverts your standard content to near-HDR quality, for optimal viewing on the XZ2.
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Sony H8266 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Android 8.0 Oreo
  • 3GSM / 4G LTE Wireless Connectivity
  • 4North American Variant / US Compatible LTE
  • 5Captivating Dynamic Vibration
  • 63D Creator
  • 7Front-Facing Stereo Speakers
  • 8Fingerprint Sensor
  • 9Gorilla Glass 5 and IP65/68 Protection
  • 10Predictive Capture
  • 11Autofocus Burst
  • 12Updated Image Processing
  • 13TRILUMINOS Display for Mobile
  • 14High-Resolution Audio
  • 15LDAC Bluetooth Streaming
  • 16Fine-Tuned Audio
  • 17Long Lasting Battery with Stamina

Capture and view the world in stunning HDR with the Xperia XZ2 64GB Smartphone from Sony. The XZ2 features a 5.7" 18:9 Full HD+ display that supports High Dynamic Range (HDR) content, so you can enjoy entertainment with increased contrast, color, and clarity. Sony's X-Reality technology even upconverts your standard content to near-HDR quality, for optimal viewing on the XZ2.

The XZ2 not only displays HDR content, but it gives you the tools to make your own. With the rear 19MP Motion Eye camera, you can take stunning 4K HDR movies, and snap hi-res HDR photos. Motion Eye can slow down the action for fun and dramatic super slow-motion movies, at 960 fps in HD or Full HD resolutions. It can also shoot in standard 120 fps slow-motion, with the option to easily switch between the two.

There is also a 5MP front-facing camera for all your selfie and video chatting needs. Both cameras support Sony's SteadyShot 5-axis image stabilization, and low-light support with a memory-stacked image sensor to make you, and everything around you, look its best.

Running the Android 8.0 Oreo operating system, this phone is powered by a 1.7/2.7 GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor (4 x 2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold, 4 x 1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) and 4GB of RAM. You can store your 4K HDR videos, pictures, apps, and more on 64GB of built-in storage, which can be expanded via an (optional) microSD card up to 400GB in size.

This phone is unlocked and compatible with GSM/4G LTE networks. If you travel a lot or have a separate work number, you can take advantage of the Dual SIM slots to access both accounts. Connect to the internet and other devices with built-in 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4+5 GHz Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.0. The XZ2 also supports NFC technology for making phone-to-phone data transfers, or mobile payments via Samsung Pay.

Android 8.0 Oreo

The Android operating system integrates heavily with Google's services. Using the card-based Google Now, Android quickly surfaces information for you whenever you need it, powered by the same Knowledge Engine that runs Google's web search. It's a personalized and customizable OS, allowing you to add your favorite apps or widgets to your home screen. You can even download new themes using the Google Play Store, which offers access to more than three million apps, games, books, music, movies, and more. Android 8.0 Oreo adds major productivity and security capabilities to the operating system. They've introduced Google Play Protect, which scans apps on your phone to detect harmful behavior. With the touch of the Home button, continue to work in apps while watching active videos in Picture-in-Picture mode. Other features include, faster boot speed, automatically turning on Wi-Fi when near saved networks, limiting background activity for little used apps, notification snoozing, smart text selection, and more.

GSM / 4G LTE Wireless Connectivity

This phone is designed to work on select GSM networks and is 4G LTE capable. LTE is an advanced cellular network data protocol capable of data speeds so fast that they compete with wired broadband Internet providers. With an LTE connection, this phone should have no problem streaming HD video, downloading apps, uploading photos, or anything else that requires a high-speed data connection. The phone is also backwards compatible with 3G and 2G data for instances when you can't get LTE. In addition to cellular wireless, this phone also features Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity.

Note: Not compatible with all cellular networks. Please make sure your provider uses a frequency or band that this phone supports. You can check which bands this phone works with in the Specifications.

North American Variant / US Compatible LTE

The H8266 is a US variant of the XZ2. The H8266's LTE radio is tuned to frequencies that are most often used in the United States and North America. It can also be used in other parts of the world; however, LTE access may be limited or unsupported, depending on the network. To ensure this phone will work with your carrier please check to make sure the frequencies your carrier uses are supported by this phone. The full list of compatible carrier frequencies can be found here, the frequencies this phone supports can be found in the product specs.

Captivating Dynamic Vibration

The HDR display and high-resolution audio reproduction are a treat for the eyes and ears, but Sony's Dynamic Vibration System gives you a third sense with which to enjoy your movies and music. It analyses the audio data and then vibrates the phone accordingly, to let you feel the action. For a more traditional experience, you can simply switch off this feature, giving you complete control.

3D Creator

Create your very own 3D avatars with the Xperia XZ2 and 3D Creator. 3D Creator is an intuitive app that lets you use the XZ2 and its 19MP camera to scan an object, like your face, and generate a 3D avatar model of it. Use that 3D avatar to stand out on social media, share it with friends and family, or print it out for a cool display piece or gift.

Front-Facing Stereo Speakers

Share your favorite videos with your friends thanks to the Xperia XZ2's front facing speakers. Featuring S-Force Front Surround, they are designed to be loud enough for everyone to hear.

Fingerprint Sensor

The fingerprint sensor is located in a natural place on the back of the phone, so you can unlock it without moving your hand. The camera is also positioned closer to the center, so you can frame and compose your shots just like a pro.

Gorilla Glass 5 and IP65/68 Protection

Certified IP65/68 the Xperia XZ2 is designed to withstand splashes, spills and unexpected showers so you don't have to think twice about answering the phone in the rain. And with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 your phone is protected on the front and back.

Predictive Capture

Predictive Capture automatically detects motion or a smile and will start taking photos before you press the shutter button, to help you never miss a smile or surprising moment again.

Autofocus Burst

Take super-sharp motion shots with Autofocus burst. It tracks and captures sequences of moving objects in sharp focus, to help prevent blurry action shots.

Updated Image Processing

Sony's Exmor RS for mobile sensor, G Lens, and Bionz for mobile processor have been updated and redesigned to provide accurate imaging with superb, corner-to-corner optical clarity.

TRILUMINOS Display for Mobile

TRILUMINOS display for mobile maps colors from a wider palette to help create a more natural look with deep color detail.

High-Resolution Audio

The XZ2 features High-Resolution Audio technology that's meant to give you a realistic, lifelike audio experience, even with compressed files. DSEE HX works to lift them up so they're closer to the original recording.

LDAC Bluetooth Streaming

LDAC technology works to improve sound quality when connecting the phone to (optional) wireless speakers or headphones. This enhanced Bluetooth technology can handle near High-Resolution Audio.

Fine-Tuned Audio

Sony's ClearAudio+ and Clear BASS are a suite of technologies that are engineered to fine tune the sound that you hear, as well as providing you with deep and rich bass notes. For a more customized aural experience, a digital equalizer is at your fingertips.

Long Lasting Battery with Stamina

The XZ2 features a 3180 mAh battery and Sony Stamina mode. The XZ2 estimates how long your battery will last, based on your normal usage of the phone, and then will warn you if it thinks you'll run out of power later in the day, prompting you to turn on Stamina mode. Stamina will limit functions and apps from being able to drain the battery when needed.

Sony H8266 Specs

Operating SystemAndroid..0 Oreo
Memory4 GB
GPUAdreno 630
Native Resolution1080 x 2160
Display Colors16.0 Million
Aspect Ratio18:9
Pixel Density424 ppi
Screen CoatingGorilla Glass 5
Input/Output Connectors
GSM 2GGSM, GPRS, EDGE: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
GSM 3G/3.5GUMTS, HSPA+: 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 MHz
4G LTELTE: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 26, 28, 29, 32, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66 Bands
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0 + LE 
FM RadioNo
SensorsAccelerometer, Barometer (Altimeter), Compass, Fingerprint, Gyroscope, Proximity
Water ResistanceSubmersible
IP RatingIP68
Pointing DeviceNone
BatteryInternal Lithium-Ion (3180.0 mAh)
Fast Charging TechnologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
Wireless ChargingQi
Dimensions (W x H x D)2.8 x 6.0 x 0.4" / 72.0 x 153.0 x 11.1 mm
Weight6.98 oz / 198 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.96 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)6.85 x 3.75 x 2.2"
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Is have a warranty?

Is have a warranty?
Asked by: QIULIN
This would come with a 1 year manufacturers warranty.
Answered by: Moe
Date published: 2019-09-24

Is this phone a dual sim ?

Is this phone a dual sim ?
Asked by: Junior
Yes, this is Dual sim
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2019-03-22


What is regulatory labels on this phone?
Asked by: Kuni T.
Please contact SONY directly for this information: 1-800-222-SONY.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2018-10-24


Does the item come factory sealed?
Asked by: Mayara P.
Yes it does. Itis a factory unlocked phone.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2018-10-24


Does it work in India and it was unopened condition???
Asked by: Vasanth K.
Yes it will work in India with Airtel, Aircel, Vodafone and many others.It is a brand new phone in un-opened condition.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2018-10-24


Are the specs here accurate? The American version is supposed to have 6GB of RAM.
Asked by: Rehan
The H8266 is one one of the 3 versions available for the XZ2. This particular version is a dual-sim 4GB variant. To get 6GB RAM, you have to get the H8296 model aimed at Asian region markets.
Answered by: Johnny H.
Date published: 2019-07-11
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