Sony Xperia 1 with 4K OLED screen Triple cameras announced

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Sony took to MWC 2019 where it has unveiled its latest Xperia 1 smartphone. It comes with traditional IP68 rating for water and dust resistance.

The Sony Xperia 1 features in IP65/68 rating for water and dust resistance. It has a tall 6.5-inch OLED CinemaWide 4K HDR display with 21:9 aspect ratio.  The handset runs on Android 9.0 Pie and comes with Creator Mode and Cinema Pro powered by CineAlta.

The handset also bring in Sony Alpha professional technology to smartphones with BIONZ X for mobile. It has RAW noise reduction for clear low light images and precision focusing. The stereo speakers with Dolby ATMOS offers enhanced audio

The Sony Xperia 1 specs include Snapdragon 855 SoC with 6GB RAM and 64Gb / 128GB Storage options. The phone packs in sleek metal frame and durable Corning Gorilla Glass 6 on the front. Its huge screen allows easy multi-tasking.

Sony Xperia 1 Specifications

  • Dimensions: 167 x 72 x 8.2 mm
  • Weight: 180 grams
  • Rating: IP65/68
  • Fingerprint Sensor: Yes, r ear
  • SIM: Single / Hybrid Dual SIM slots
  • Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie
  • Display: 6.5-inch CinemaWide OLED screen, HDR BT 2020, 3840 x 1644 pixels resolution, 643ppi pixel density, DCI-P3 100% colors, Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection
  • Chipset: Octa-core (2.84GHz Kryo 485 x 1 + 2.42GHz Kryo 485 x 3 + 1.8GHz Kryo 485 x 4) Snapdragon 855 mobile platform with Adreno 640 GPU
  • RAM: 6GB (LPDDR4X)
  • Storage: 64GB / 128GB built-in, Expandable up to 512GB using MicroSD card (expandable only in Dual SIM model)
  • Front camera: 8MP with 1/4-inch Sensor size, F/2.0 Aperture, HDR, 1/12μm pixel size, 84-degree wide angle, HDR
  • Rear camera: Triple camera setup with LED flash,Cinema pro powered by CineAlta, BIONZ X for mobile, RAW Noise reduction, Eye AF, Hybrid OIS/EIS, 2X optical zoom, 5X digital zoom, HDR, 4K video
    • 12MP with F/1.6 Aperture, 26mm Wide, 1/2.6-inch sensor size, Dual Pixel PDAF, 5-Axis OIS
    • 12MP with F/2.4 Aperture, 52mm Telephoto, 1/3.4-inch sensor size, Dual Pixel PDAF, 5-Axis OIS
    • 12MP with F/2.4 Aperture, 16mm Ultra-wise, 1/34-inch sensor size
  • Battery: 3300 mAh Li-Ion non-removable, 18W Xperia Adaptive charging fast battery charging, Qi wireless charging, Smart Stamina,
  • Connectivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth V5.0, GPS/A-GPS/GLONASS/BDS/Galileo, NFC, USB Type-C 3.1
  • Audio: Stereo speakers with 24-bit audio, Dolby Atmos, Active noise cancellation, DSEE HX, Stereo Reocrding, Qualcomm aptX HD, High-Resolution Audio
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity, Gyro, Barometer, e-Comapss, Game rotation vector, Geomagnetic rotation vecotor, Hall, Magnetometer, Step counter, Step detector, RGBC-IR sensor

The Sony Xperia 1 comes in Black, Purple, Grey and White colors. The Xperia 1 price is £799 (US$ 1,045 / Rs. 74,270) and will roll out from late spring in the US and in the coming weeks in Europe.

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