Sony Xperia 1 is the latest flagship from the brand. The phone was expected to be launched as the Xperia XZ4, but Sony had a change of plans and decided to ditch the XZ moniker altogether. The Xperia 1 is the industry’s first smartphone to pack a 4K OLED display. It has a 6.5-inch CinemaWide 4K OLED screen boasting 21:9 aspect ratio with support for HDR and Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection. The Xperia 1 flaunts 12MP+12MP+12MP triple camera setup on the rear with Eye AF technology that enables it to capture up to 10fps resulting in burst shooting with AF/AE tracking. On the front, the phone has an 8MP wide-angle lens with f/2.0 aperture.
Performance-wise, an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC powers the Xperia 1 with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of inbuilt storage. A 3,300mAh battery backs the Xperia 1 with Xperia Adaptive Charging and Smart Stamina/Stamina Mode. Connectivity options on the phone include dual-SIM (Nano), 4G with VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, USB Type-C, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, and NFC.
Sony Xperia XZ4 Expected Price in India
The Sony Xperia 1 price in India is expected to be Rs 74,200. It will be available in Black and Purple color options.
Sony Xperia 1 Release Date
|Launch Date||30th March 2019|
|Updated On||19th March 2019|
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Sony Xperia 1 Key Specifications
- 3330 mAh capacity
- Dual, Nano-SIM (Hybrid Slot) sim configuration
- 6.5 inches (16.5 cm) screen size
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 cpu
- Android v9.0 (Pie) operating system
- 64GB internal
- 6GB ram
- Triple (12MP + 12MP + 12MP);8MP camera
Industry’s First 4K OLED Screen
The Xperia 1 flaunts the title of the first phone in the world of tech to feature a 4K OLED display. The 6.5-inch 4K OLED ultra-tall CinemaWide screen on the phone work with an all-new multi-window UI that enables 21:9 aspect ratio longer than any other phone on the market. The distinguished screen makes it perfect for watching high-resolution content on streaming platforms such as Netflix and Prime Video. It also has a Game Enhancer feature, which acts as a boon for gaming on the big screen.
Advanced Triple Camera Setup Backed By Optical SteadyShot, Dual Photodiode, and Eye AF technologies
The Xperia 1 features a 12MP+12MP+12MP triple rear cameras. Sony has developed this advanced setup in collaboration with its digital cinema camera division named CineAlta brand. The triple camera setup boasts Cinema Pro mode, which offers expression-based color management presets and up to eight experiences to transform a standard shot into a cinematic marvel. The camera setup is also assisted by Eye AF technology that enables the user to snap up to 10fps with subject eye-tracking, which is also an industry’s first feature. It is also integrated with Optical SteadyShot technology that utilizes a sophisticated algorithm to prevent shakes and jerk while the subject is on the move.
Snapdragon 855 SoC With Elite Gaming
For performance, there is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC under the hood. The chipset is claimed to deliver up to 25 percent faster CPU performance and 40 percent GPU performance. The SD855 makes the Xperia 1 a worthy and performing flagship. The Xperia 1 packs 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The chipset is also integrated with Snapdragon Elite Gaming feature that endures heavy apps and games (e.g. Fortnite, PUBG) requiring a higher level of power from the chipset.