Posted on Dec 17 2015 - 2:33am by Anurag Kumar
  • Weight
  • User Friendly
  • Compatibility with Cases
  • Compatibility with Xperias'
  • Durable
  • Accessibility

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.

Sony DK52 micro USB charging dock works well with Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z4 and Xperia Z5. It is priced at $38.99 at Mobile Fun UK, shipping worldwide. It is only available in black color.

[ 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.

Sony DK52 Charing Dock

Contents of Box

  • 1 Sony Magnetic Charging Dock DK52.
  • 2 Adapters of different width.
  • 1 User Manual

Sony DK52 Box Contents

Below you can see the top view of the Sony DK52 dock.

Sony DK52 Charging Dock 2 separate charging adapters available inside the box.

Sony DK52 Adapter

Back side of the dock reads the basic technical specifications.

Sony DK52 Charging Dock Markings


It is compatible with Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact, Xperia Z5 Premium, Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z4, Xperia M5, Xperia C5 Ultra.

Sony DK52 dock charing

Charging Time

It depends on the output power of the charger you are using. Charing with quick charger UCH10 is extremely fast.

Sony DK52 with AC Adapter 2 mAH UCH10

Below you can see the close look of the charging dock without any adapter on.

Sony DK52 Without Adapter

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.

Sony SCR42 with DK52 Charing Dock

Sony SCR42 with DK52 charing dock

Sony DK52 With Xperia Z5

Sony DK52 Review

Sony DK52 Charger

Sony DK52 with charging adpater

Sony DK52 USB Charging Dock Review


  • 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.

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