Possible Sony Xperia 5 V Spotted on 3C Certification with 33W Fast Charging Support, Could Debut Soon

The Sony Xperia 5 V is expected to come with 16GB of RAM and Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset.

  • The Sony Xperia 5 V is expected to come with Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor.
  • The device will offer 33W fast charging support as per 3C certification
  • The handset is expected to feature a 6.05-inch display.


Sony is gearing up for the launch of the Xperia 5 IV successor in the form of the Sony Xperia 5 V. The Xperia 5 IV made its debut in September 2022 with a 6.1-inch OLED display, Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of internal storage. The upcoming Xperia 5 V recently made its appearance on the Geekbench a few days back. The benchmark listing revealed that this upcoming handset will feature Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset and up to 16GB of RAM. Now, the Sony Xperia 5 V has received the green signal from the 3C certification in China.

Sony Xperia 5 V To Offer 33W Fast Charging Support

As per the 3C certification, the upcoming Sony Xperia 5 V (XQ-DQ72) will offer 33W fast charging support. To recall, the upcoming Xperia 5 IV from last year offered 30W fast charging support. As far as the specifications of the Xperia 5 V is concerned, the handset is expected to arrive with a 6.05-inch display. The display size details of this upcoming Sony handset were revealed by Ross Young few days back. As mentioned above, the device also appeared on the Geekbench. As per the Geekbench listing, the Sony Xperia 5 V will run Android 13 OS. The smartphone will ship with up to 16GB of RAM and a Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor. Apart from the screen size, hardware details, and 33W fast charging support, no other detail of this upcoming device is revealed as of now.

As the days pass we should also get to learn more specifications of the device. As mentioned above, this upcoming smartphone from Sony will arrive as a successor to the Xperia 5 IV which debuted last year. To recall, the Xperia 5 IV features a 6.1-inch OLED display that has a 1080 x 2520 pixels resolution and a 21:9 aspect ratio. The device is powered by Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor and it packs up to 8GB of RAM along with 256GB of internal storage.

As for the software, the Xperia 5 IV runs Android 12 out of the box. The device flaunts a triple-camera setup. The camera module consists of a 12MP primary camera which has an OIS and PDAF support. The smartphone also features a 12MP ultra-wide lens and a 12MP telephoto camera. The handset boasts a 12MP camera on the front for selfies and video-calling purpose. The Xperia 5 IV is equipped with a 5,000mAh battery which supports 30W fast charging. Lastly, this handset also has reverse wireless charging support, a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, and stereo speaker support.