Sony has been introducing charing dock for its Xperia smartphones since Xperia Z Ultra was launched. Earlier Sony used to have charging docks with magnetic pins but now Sony has introduced capless micro USB port in its latest flagship devices like Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z4 and Xperia Z5 which in turn means micro USB charging dock in usage.
[ REVIEW ] Sony DK52 Micro USB Charging Dock
Let’s have a look at the Sony DK52 micro USB charging dock.
Front cover of the box reads the basic naming convention.
Contents of Box
- 1 Sony Magnetic Charging Dock DK52.
- 2 Adapters of different width.
- 1 User Manual
Below you can see the top view of the Sony DK52 dock.
Back side of the dock reads the basic technical specifications.
It is compatible with Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact, Xperia Z5 Premium, Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z4, Xperia M5, Xperia C5 Ultra.
It depends on the output power of the charger you are using. Charing with quick charger UCH10 is extremely fast.
Below you can see the close look of the charging dock without any adapter on.
Technical Specifications of Sony Magnetic Charging Dock DK52 for Xperia Z5
- Dimensions: 39×21.5×71 mm
- Main Body: Approx. 25 g
- Attachment52A: Approx. 4.1 g
- Attachment52B: Approx. 4.0 g
- Attachment52C Approx. 3.8 g
We tried using Sony DK52 dock with SCR42 case on for Xperia Z5 and it works very well. Though it works more easily when the front flap of case is opened. You may need to use the wide width adapter while case is on.
- Durable and Light Weight.
- Easy to use.
- Compatible with Sony SCR42 case for Xperia Z5
- 2 Different width adapters are provided.
Check out the Sony SCR42 case for Xperia Z5 review here.
Nothing much, just be careful while putting your Xperia Z5 inside dock, otherwise it may fall down and your device is damaged. There is no AC adapter provided with dock, so you have to use your own.
It is a worthy accessory if you don’t like your handset being placed here and there while charging. Let’s us know if you have been using it. Drop your comments below.