Sony refreshes Xperia 1 with 5G, wireless charging
Sony this week launched a refreshed tackle its Xperia 1 smartphone, giving the handset a punch-up that makes it related for 2020.
The Sony Xperia 1 II (Mark two) picks up a variety of new options which make it extra interesting to patrons of flagship telephones. Among these added for 2020 are assist for sub-6 5G, wireless charging, and a three.5mm headphone jack.
The Sony Xperia 1 II can be the first Sony cellphone to have Zeiss optics, a function that was unique to Nokia-branded units.
Speaking of which, the Xperia 1 II has a triple-rear digital camera array with a normal (f/1.7, 82º), large (124º), and telephoto (34º) lenses, all of that are 12-megapixels every. According to Sony, its auto-focus system can focus as much as 60 occasions per second.
Other particulars within the Xperia 1 II embody a 6.5-inch OLED show 4K (three,840 x 1,644 pixel resolutions) with HDR, and IP68 water resistance.
Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, the cellphone packs 8GB RAM and 256GB inner storage, and a four,000mAh battery. Not solely does it assist USB-PD quick charging, nevertheless it additionally permits for wireless charging, too.
As of right this moment, Sony has solely introduced a model for European markets and 5G networks, nevertheless it contains 4G LTE assist for bands utilized by a lot of the US carriers.