The release date comes via video posted on YouTube.
Verizon only just discontinued to the Xperia Z3v without confirming plans for a sequel, and we already have a leak alleging to reveal the device itself and an availability date of September 3rd. A video posted on YouTube is the source for this information, with the video also saying that the phone will be priced at $599.99 and that Verizon will be offering a couple of deals in the initial days of availability.
These deals will include a trade-in offer that will allow Xperia Z3v owners to exchange their device for the newer model and get a $220 discount, or simply keep the Z3v and get the Xperia Z4v as a second device at a $70 discount off the official price. There’s no word on the contract pricing, but $199 should be the cost for those wishing to take the phone on a two-year contract.
The Xperia Z4v features a 5.2-inch Quad HD (2560×1440) LCD display, a Snapdragon 810 processor, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage expandable with a microSD card. The cameras including a 20.7-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front unit; there’s a 3,000 mAh battery inside (with support for wireless charging), the phone is IP58 certified for water and dust-resistance, and Android 5.1 Lollipop comes installed on the software front.