The Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019 event in Barcelona, the Japanese electronics giant Sony announced the Sony Xperia 1 smartphone. Well, now it is confirmed that the device will be launched in the market of the United States on July 12.
The device will have the price tag of $949.99, and it will be available for purchase through Best Buy, Amazon, B&H Photo, Focus Camera, and other retail outlets in Black and Purple colors.
Specifications of Sony Xperia 1
The device Sports 6.5 inch 4K HDR display with 21:9 aspect ratio, and has OLED CinemaWide panel. The display is also powered by Sony’s X1 for mobile engine. It is powered by Snapdragon 855 processor and paired with 6 GB RAM and the device has 128 GB of internal storage and that can be expandable upto 512 GB via micro SD card.
Coming to the camera department, the device has a triple camera set up at the back and that is the combination of 12-megapixel primary Exmor RS for mobile sensor with an f/1.6, 78-degree lens and OIS photo and hybrid OIS/ EIS video stabilisation support. Also, there is a 12-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.4, 135-degree wide-angle lens and a 12-megapixel tertiary sensor with an f/2.4, 45-degree lens along with OIS photo and OIS/ EIS video stabilisation support. Along with an 8-megapixel sensor at the front with an f/2.0, 84-degree wide-angle lens.
Having said that, the rear cameras also supports Cinema Pro powered by CineAlta to support 21:9 movie recording, LOOK colour settings, 4K HDR video recording, RAW noise reduction, Eye AF, Bokeh effect, HDR photo, and 3D Creator. The front camera, on the other hand, comes with features such as HDR photo, SteadyShot, Portrait selfie effects, Display flash, and a 3D Creator.
The device supports face unlock and fingerprint scanner for the security and it also supports Dolby Atmos integration to offer a surround sound experience. Regarding the connectivity options, the smartphone supports 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, and USB Type-C. The device runs on Android 9, and ships on a 3,300 mAh battery that supports Xperia Adaptive Charging and comes with Smart Stamina and Stamina Mode.