Sony Mobile Japan announced the launch of the SmartBand 2 earlier today and inadvertently confirmed the Xperia Z5 series for the region too. The SmartBand 2 product page has a list of compatible smartphones and, as you may have guessed, the Xperia Z5 family was among them including which handsets are heading to which carriers.
NTT docomo will get the full house of Xperia Z5 handsets including Compact and Premium variants, whilst au by KDDI and SoftBank will only get the Xperia Z5. NTT docomo is due to host their Winter showcase this Wednesday 30 September, so we’ll bring further details at that point.
Sony Xperia Z5 series set to launch on the following Japanese carriers
Xperia Z5 – SO-01H
Xperia Z5 Compact – SO-02H
Xperia Z5 Premium – SO-03H
au by KDDI
Xperia Z5 – SOV32
Xperia Z5 – Model number not confirmed: Rumoured to be either “403SO” or “501SO”
The SmartBand 2 product page listed the Japanese Xperia Z5 models