Sony also promises that the Android 4.3 update is "right around the corner" for the rest of its Xperia lineup.
The Sony Xperia Z1 gets that shrinking feeling with a new, smaller version officially announced in Japan.
The Sony Xperia Z makes sense if a water-resistant design and excellent photos are a priority, but skip it if you demand blazingly fast performance and long battery life.
The latest flagship in Sony's line of sleek, waterproof Android smartphones has been announced by the company on its Japanese website.
Although the Xperia Z4 has yet to be announced, the first batch of Z5 details has already emerged.
The Lollipop update arrives for half a dozen Sony smartphones around the globe.
No reasons for the discontinuation have been given but Sony cannot be happy that its flagship handset is down to one major US carrier.
With the Xperia Z3+ Sony has given its existing Z3 phone new spit and polish to help it spar with the smartphone top dogs.
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Sony's latest flagship slate, the Xperia Z4 Tablet, packs an octa-core processor and a 2K display inside a ludicrously skinny, waterproof body.
Come and see Sony's Xperia Z4 Tablet, a 10-inch waterproof slate with a ludicrously slender body.