Sony has announced the launch of its latest Xperia smartphones via the Company’s official YouTube channel. The launch date is fixed on the 14th of April and it will be live-streamed on the company’s social handles and its YouTube channel on 14th April at 4:30 PM. The three devices that Sony will launch in this series are Xperia 1 III (called Xperia 1 Mark 3) and Xperia Compact. But the company did not reveal any details about these upcoming products. Although there have been numerous leaks about these smartphones, let us have a look at some of them.
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Sony Xperia 1 III
According to leaks this phone looks pretty similar to its predecessor, the Xperia 1 II. Just that Xperia III is a bit more thicker in size than Xperia II.
The major change that buyers can find is in the camera department. Its predecessor has a triple-camera setup with a telephoto lens that offers up to 3x optical zoom. Now, Sony has added a periscope lens to the next Xperia device to improve its zoom capabilities.
As per rumors, the Xperia Compact will come with a 5.5-inch display with a thick bezel at the bottom and a waterdrop notch at the top. The dimensions of which is said to be 153 x 72 x 11.1mm.
There will be a power button with an integrated fingerprint sensor at the right edge, a pair of volume rockers and a dedicated camera shutter button on the right edge. At the bottom, there will be a USB-C port and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
About the cameras, this device will pack an 8MP selfie snapper inside the waterdrop notch and a dual-camera system with a 13MP primary lens at the back.
Now we are looking forward to the event to find official details about the latest Xperia series.