Sony unveils the Xperia Pro and Xperia 1 II

24 February 2020, 03:25:45

Sony unveils the Xperia Pro and Xperia 1 IIToday Sony announced a pair of new flagship smartphones. The first is the Xperia 1 II, which leaked yesterday. This smartphone is 166 mm high, 72 mm wide and 7.9 mm thin. It weighs 181 g. It is built around a 6.5-inch 4K OLED display with HDR support and Motion Blur Reduction. The poster specifies that this blur reduction is a "90Hz equivalent benefit" whatever that means. The smartphone is based on a Snapdragon 865 chipset but supports 5G only for select markets, for example, in the US the Xperia 1 II won't support 5G. It arrives with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage.

The camera department of the Sony Xperia 1 II includes an 8MP front-facing snapper and four rear units. The latter includes a 12MP ultra-wide unit with a 1/2.6" sensor, 16 mm focal length equivalent, Dual PDAF. There's a main 12MP camera with a 1/1.76" Sony IMX555 sensor, 24 mm focal length equivalent and Dual PDAF with OIS. Finally, there's a third 12MP shooter - telephoto one, with a 1/3.4" sensor, 70 mm focal length equivalent, PDAF and OIS. The fourth unit is a 3D ToF one for autofocus. The cameras employ ZEISS lens with T coating. Additional features include real-time eye AF, up to 20 fps AF/AE tracking burst, 60 times/second continuous AF/AE calculation.

The Sony Xperia 1 II features stereo front speakers with Dolby Atmos, Hi-Res Audio support, 360 Reality Audio (HW Decode), DSEE Ultimate. A 3.5 mm jack is present as well. Power is supplied by a 4000 mAh battery with wireless charging support. IP65/IP68 rating for water and dust resistance is provided, too. As for gaming, the smartphone supports 21:9 gaming, DualShock 4 direct connection, Elite Gaming, Game Enhancer. It is available in black and purple colors. It will launch in June priced at $1099.

Sony Xperia Pro - HDMI port, full 5G connectivity, 512GB storage

The Sony Xperia Pro is the same as the Sony Xperia 1 II. However, it has a more ruggedized appearance and loses the sleek glass back cover. In addition, the handset packs an HDMI port. The idea is to be able to connect your camera gear to the phone and use its display as a monitor. In addition, unlike its sibling, the Pro offers 5G sub-6Ghz and mmWave support and more storage - 512GB. Sony is still working on this device, so market release and price are not announced yet.

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