Sony held an online-only launch event and unveiled a number of products for us. The primary focus of the online event was its first-ever 5G smartphone — the Sony Xperia 1 II — which falls in the high-end segment. Additionally, the company introduced a new mid-ranger smartphone called the Xperia 10 II. Read on to know everything about the new Sony smartphones.
Sony Xperia 1 II: Features, specifications, price
The main USP of the Sony Experia 1 II is the 5G connectivity support, thus, marking Sony’s entry into the 5G bandwagon. The smartphone is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, which is its another highlight. It features a 6.5-inch 4K OLED CinemaWide display with an aspect ratio of 21:9.
It comes equipped with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 256GB of internal storage. It is backed by a 4,000mAh battery and runs Android 10 out-of-the-box. On the camera front, there is a triple-camera module at the back, each rated at 12MP and support ZEISS lens. There is support for real-time eye-tracking autofocus and up to 20fps AF/AE tracking burst. The front camera stands at 8MP.
Furthermore, the Xperia 1 II supports Dolby Atmos audio system, Qi wireless charging, and 360 Reality Sound.
The Sony Xperia 10 II falls in the mid-segment and is the company’s first smartphone in the price range to come with a 21:9 aspect ratio. The device sports a 6-inch Full HD+ OLED TRILUMINOS display and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor. It comes with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of inbuilt storage.
Camera-wise, there is also three rear cameras, rated at 12MP main snapper, an 8MP ultra-wide lens, and an 8MP telephoto lens. The one at the front is rated at 8MP. The Xperia 10 II is backed by a 3,600mAh battery (which is bigger than the Xperia 10 battery), runs Android 10, and supports IP68 dust and water resistance