According to a report by the foreign media PhoneArena on Gadget pixels News April 14, Sony has now released two flagship phones overseas Xperia 1 III and Xperia 5 III.
Gadget Pixels has learned that the new Xperia 1 III and Xperia 5 III follow the old design language. Still using a 21: 9 screen, metal frame, and glass back panel, the right side of the frame is equipped with a capacitive fingerprint reader, and the physical shutter button uses two sections. The advanced 3.5mm headphone jack is still present.
Sony Xperia 1 III / 5 III Specifications
The Sony Xperia 1 III is equipped with the world’s first 6.5-inch 21: 9 CinemaWide 4K HDR OLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. The Xperia 5 III 6.1 inch 21: 9 CinemaWad is equipped with FHD + resolution with 120Hz HDR OLED display. The X1 remasting technology borrowed from Sony’s BRAVIA TV Series is also presented with the BRAVIA HDR, and Dolbiatmos is also supported on the front stereo speakers.
In terms of cameras, the Xperia 1 III and Xperia 5 III use a periscope zoom system. Which is equipped with a zoomable telephoto lens. Which can be switched between 70 mm and 105 mm focal lengths. The camera system of the new machine can provide focal lengths of 16 mm, 24 mm, 70 mm and 105 mm covering most photo and video scenes. Its autofocus technology comes from Sony Alpha professional cameras. Which together with the Camera Pro application provides users with professional algorithms.
In terms of configuration, two new phones are equipped with Snapdragon 888 5G chipset. The Xperia 1 III has optional 12GB memory and 256GB flash memory. While the Xperia 5 III is configured with 8GB + 128GB. Both models are equipped with a 4500 mAh battery with a 30W fast charger. Which can charge 50% in 30 minutes.
The Sony Xperia 1 III and Xperia 5 III are available in black, gray and purple colors starting in June 2021.
Sony Xperia 1 III / 5 III release date and price
We learned today that the Sony Xperia 5 III release date will be in ‘early Summer 2021.’ We haven’t heard a more specific date as of yet. Summer technically begins on Sunday, June 20, so late June through early July is the likely release window.
As for the Sony Xperia 5 III price, we haven’t received any information yet from Sony.
According to rumors, The equivalent Xperia 5 III 2020 phone cost $949 / £799 (around AU$1,350), so it’s possible that the 5 III will fall around or slightly above that price.
The Sony Xperia 1 III was revealed on April 14, 2021, but it’s set to be landing around the world at some point during “early summer 2021”. That’s summer for the northern hemisphere, which runs from June to September we’d most likely anticipate it around June or July.
We’ve also yet to learn the Sony Xperia 1 III price. Expect it to be a high though, as the Xperia 1 II cost a remarkable $1,199 / £1,099 (around AU$1,840) at launch. We’ll update this article as we hear more on pricing.
Xperia 1 III
Xperia 5 III