Sony is not participating in the MWC 2021 Barcelona but will hold an event that is expected to occur on April 14th. It’s speculated that the company will introduce the Sony Xperia 1 III, Xperia 10 III, and Xperia 5 III.
It’s expected that the Sony Xperia 1 III will be the new flagship, featuring a 6.5″ 4K OLED screen with a 21:9 aspect ratio and 120Hz refresh rate, Snapdragon 888 SoC, up to 12GB of RAM, and 256GB internal storage. The device also expects a 5000 mAh battery with fast 65-watt charging support and a multi-module rear camera with a 64MP main sensor and an ultra-wide 12 megapixel. The expected price of the device could be $1,369.
Sony Xperia 1 II Specs
|Display||6.5″ 4K OLED HDR|
1644 x 3840 pixels
21:9 aspect ratio
100% DCI-P3 color gamut
Motion Blur Reduction
Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection
|Chipset||Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 7nm Mobile Platform|
Adreno 650 GPU
|Storage||256 GB internal memory|
Micro SD card support
|Operating System||Android 10|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)|
|Camera (rear)||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
|Camera (front0||8MP front-facing camera with 1/ 4″ Exmor RS sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 1.12μm pixel size, 84° wide-angle lens|
|Dimensions||166 × 72 × 7.9mm|
|Connectivity||5G (sub-6GHz) / 4G VoLTE|
Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz) 2 x 2 MIMO
USB 3.1 Type-C
21W USB-PD fast charging
Qi Wireless charging
|Others||3.5mm audio jack|
Qualcomm aptX HD audio
The company has not shared any detail about the Xperia 5 III, so we’ll wait for more information.
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