Sony has unveiled the flagship smartphone Xperia 5 II. The novelty was created by the engineers of the Japanese company taking into account several criteria at once: advanced camera capabilities, high performance in games and other applications, support for the fifth generation network and a form factor convenient for everyday use.
The Snapdragon 865-powered smartphone has a 6.1-inch OLED display with Full HD + resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, 21: 9 aspect ratio and HDR support. In addition, the settings menu has a dedicated screen mode for viewing and creating content calibrated to match professional monitors. Sensor sampling is 240 Hz – this characteristic is especially important for gamer.
The Sony Xperia 5 II main camera module is represented by three sensors at once, the focal length of which is 16, 24 and 70 millimetres with an identical resolution of 12 megapixels. Thus, the smartphone, according to the manufacturer, provides the functions of a standard portrait lens, wide-angle and telephoto when shooting. When creating the cameras, the manufacturer used the optics of the reputable company Zeiss with a special coating Zeiss T.
Among other features of the novelty is the Real-time Eye AF function, thanks to which eye tracking is carried out in real time, as well as the possibility of continuous shooting at a speed of up to 20 frames per second with automatic focus and exposure metering. Sony emphasizes that it uses an enlarged 1 / 1.7 “sensor. Also, the company has taken care of a special slow-motion mode – the smartphone is capable of shooting 4K @ 120 fps video.
The capacity of the built-in battery of the flagship with support for fast 21-watt charging is 4000 mAh. According to the manufacturer, in just 30 minutes, the gadget can be charged by 50%. The Sony Xperia 5 II also received IP65 / 68 water and dust resistance.
Sony Xperia 5 II specifications:
Glass Front (Gorilla Glass 6), Glass Back (Gorilla Glass 6), Aluminum Frame
6.1 Inches OLED Full HD Display
Resolution 1080 x 2520 pixels
21:9 Aspect Ratio
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
HDR BT 2020
120HZ Refersh Rate
OS Android 10, planned upgrade to Android 11
Chipset: Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)
GPU: Adreno 650
8 GB RAM
128/256 GB Internal Storage
Tripe Main Camera: 12 MP (wide) + 12 MP (Telephoto) + 12 MP (Ultrawide)
Zeiss Optics, LED Flash
Selfie Camera 8MP (Wide)
Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
IP65/IP68 Dust/Water Resistant
Fingerprint Scanner (side-mounted)
USB 3.1, Type-C
Non- Removable 4000mAh Battery
Fast Charging 21 w
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Colors: Black, Grey, Blue, Pink
Dimensions: 158 x 68 x 8 mm
Weight: 163 grams
The new product opens on September 17, 2020 and will last until October 18 – upon registration, users will receive a TWS-headset WF-XB700 as a gift.