Sony announces both Xperia 1 II and Xperia 10 II as its latest devices in the Smartphone industry. The flagship Xperia 1 II will be Sony’s first to support 5G in Europe.
The Xperia 10 II is just a basic mid-range phone, with a tall 6-inch FHD+ 21:9 Wide OLED screen, triple rear cameras, water-resistant body and powered by Snapdragon 665 11nm Mobile Platform.
Sony Xperia 1 II is the successor to the tallest screen, Xperia 1. It is the company’s latest flagship smartphone with 6.5-inch 4K OLED 21:9 CinemaWide display, powered by Snapdragon 865, 5G, and supports triple rear cameras with ZEISS optics.
Sony Xperia 1 II Specs
*. Display: 6.5-inch 1644 x 3840p 4K OLED HDR Display with 21:9 aspect ratio, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, and Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection
*. Dimensions: 166 × 72 × 7.9mm
*. Weight: 181g
*. Colors: Black, White and Purple colors
*. Back Cameras: 12-megapixels rear camera with Exmor RS sensor, 12MP f/2.2 135° ultra-wide-angle, 12MP f/2.4 aperture 34° telephoto lens, Hybrid OIS/EIS, 3D iToF sensor
*. Front Camera: 8-megapixels front-facing camera with 1/ 4″ Exmor RS sensor, and f/2.0 aperture
*. Processor: Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 7nm Mobile Platform
*. GPU: Adreno 650
*. RAM: 8GB
*. Storage: 256GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 1TB via microSD card
*. OS: Android 10
*. SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
*. Network and connectivity: 3.5mm audio jack, Stereo speaker, Dolby Atmos, DSEE Ultimate, Stereo Recording, Qualcomm aptX HD audio
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES (side-mounted)
*. Water Resistant (IP65/IP68)
*. Battery: 4000mAh Battery with 21W USB-PD fast charging, Qi Wireless charging
The Sony Xperia 1 II is available in Black, White and Purple colors, side-mounted fingerprint sensor scanner, runs on Android 10, and it is rated IP65/IP68 water-resistant.
It weighs 181g, sports a 6.5-inch (1644x3840pixels) 4K OLED HDR Display with 21:9 aspect ratio, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, X1 for mobile, Motion Blur Reduction, with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection.
Even tho, recent premium mobile phones come with 108-megapixel cameras, the Xperia 1 II triple 12-megapixels rear camera is superb.
Which includes the main 12MP rear camera with Exmor RS sensor, 1/1.7″ sensor, f/1.7 aperture, Hybrid OIS/EIS, 12MP f/2.2 aperture 1/2.55″ 135° ultra-wide-angle, 12MP f/2.4 aperture 1/3.4″ 34° telephoto lens, Hybrid OIS/EIS, 3x optical zoom, 960 fps Super slow motion, 3D iToF sensor.
For a fact, the device is the first to support a 20fps shooting in burst mode, which calculate AF/AE at up to 60 times per second, autofocus covers 70% of the frame and a 3D iToF sensor to assist with focusing.
While the front display houses a single 8-megapixel selfie camera and a side-mounted dedicated camera button. For video coverage, the phone can records at 4K recording to 60fps, and 120fps for 2K recording.
Sony has announced that the Xperia 1 II is the world’s first smartphone to come with built-in 360 Reality Audio decoding. Which can be able to stream the format on Tidal. It can also record audio that filters out wind noise.
It is powered by an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 7nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 650 GPU, with Qualcomm X55 modem for 5G modem, 8GB RAM, 256GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 1TB via microSD card.
Sports dual front-facing speakers, and will be fueled by a 4000mAh battery with 21W USB-PD fast charging, Qi Wireless charging. The Xperia 1 II won’t support 5G in the US, that is why Sony thought of the mysterious new 5G device called the Xperia Pro.
Sony Xperia 10 II Specs
*. Display: 6-inch (2520 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ OLED 21:9 aspect ratio Wide TRILUMINOS display for mobile with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection
*. Colors: Black and White colors
*. Dimensions: 157 x 69 x 8.2mm
*. Weight: 151g
*. Back cameras: 12MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, 77° wide-angle lens, 8MP telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture, 1/4″ sensor for 2x zoom, 8MP 1/4″ 120° ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture
*. Front camera: 8MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture, 84° wide-angle lens
*. Processor: Octa-Core Snapdragon 665 11nm Mobile Platform
*. GPU: Adreno 610
*. RAM: 4GB
*. Storage: 128GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 512GB via microSD card
*. OS: Android 10
*. SIM: Single / Dual SIM
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES
*. Network and connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
*. Battery: 3600mAh battery with Adaptive Charging, 18W fast charging
The Xperia 10 II is the mid-range phone that was launched alongside the flagship Xperia 1 II. Sony will start shipping both devices on some selected markets from this spring.