Earlier this week we reported about Vaio launching a Windows 10 Mobile powered device on 4th February. So today is the day & now the device from Vaio is official, named as Vaio Phone Biz. Microsoft is busy optimizing Windos 10 Mobile with new builds & cumulative updates to existing Windows 10 Mobile devices like Lumia 950/950 XL and Lumia 550. It is worth noting that many more OEMs are interesting in building Windows 10 smartphone.

The newest in this league is Vaio with it’s Vaio Phone Biz smartphone. In terms of specifications, it is having a 5.5″ Full HD (1920×1080 pixels) display.It is having 3GB of RAM along with 16GB of internal storage which can be expanded via a Micro SD card. It is getting power from an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon  617 processor. in therms of Continuum, it is listed as Correspondence (wireless only) on the company website. It is having a 13MP rear camera. It is also having a metal body.

Specifications of Vaio Phone Biz :

  • 5.5-inch Full HD (1920x1080p) display
  • Windows 10 Mobile
  • Octa-Core- Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 processor(1.5 GHz quad-core + 1.2 GHz quad-core)
  • 3GB of RAM
  • 16GB of internal storage with Micro SD card slot
  • 13MP rear camera
  • 5MP camera on the front
  • WiFi, 4G LTE, 3G, GPS Bluetooth 4.0
  • Dimensions : 77.0 mm x 156.1 mm x 8.3 mm
  • Weight : 167g
  • 2800mAh battery

Pricing & Availability :

Vaio has launched their Vaio Phone Biz with Windows 10 Mobile in Silver color. The device will be available for purchase starting April, 2016 for a price of ¥50000. The company is also partnering with Japanese telecom giant NTT Docomo for apps & other services.