Sony has announced a new flagship camera-enthusiast smartphone. The Sony Xperia Pro-I packs a triple rear camera with a 1-inch main sensor.
Sony Xperia Pro I
Sony Xperia ProI debuts with a great main camera and a price that matches the Sony expert
in making compact but powerful mirrorless cameras, and it’s not bad when it comes to making smartphones too. both in one device, right? This is apparently the company’s new Xperia ProI.
The Sony Xperia ProI is not a direct successor to the original Xperia Pro, which was released earlier this year. Rather than picking up an HDMI output that few seem to use, the Xperia ProI comes with a 1-inch main camera sensor that dominates the phone. Backplate. It sits behind a 24mm lens that can shoot at f / 2.0 and f / 4.0. It’s by no means the first 1-inch camera phone we’ve seen in the wild, but it might be more accessible to most than the Sharp Aquos R6. or Leicas Leitz Phone 1
Sony claims a long list of advantages even with such a large sensor: less noise in low light, more bokeh, autofocus that covers “90% of the image” and suppressed rolling shutter effect when recording objects While watching videos, the Sony Xperia Pro 4K can record at 120 frames per second with HDR and uses optical image stabilization at all times. There is also a vlogger mode, including object tracking at up to 120 frames per second in 4K and eye focus intelligence within the video modes. Sony is also pushing on a shooting grip accessory and a vlog monitor (see below).
In addition to the primary sensor, Sony has added two additional sensors to the Xperia ProI. A 12MP 1 / 2.9-inch sensor sits behind a 50mm f / 2.4 lens for portraits, while an additional 12MP 1 / 2.5-inch sensor with a 16mm f / 2.2 lens is used for ultra-wide-angle shots . Notably, there is no long-range telecamera here, which could be a disappointing omission for some. An 8-megapixel selfie camera is housed in the upper panel on the front.
Sony Xperia Prov Specs
In terms of basic specs, the Sony Xperia Prov is mainly based on the Xperia 1 III. Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888 SoC with 12 GB of RAM and 512 GB of UFS storage is used as the basis. In addition, DualSIM slots with a shared microSD card slot and integrated 3.5 mm headphone jack.
The well-known 6.5-inch 4K OLED display with a resolution of 3840 x 1644 is located on the front. The refresh rate of 120 Hz is accompanied by a touch sampling rate of 240 Hz and 100% of the DCIP3 Area. MAh battery that is charged with 30 W via USBC.
Other subtleties are Bluetooth 5.2 compatibility, a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, NFC, a dedicated camera trigger, a fastening loop for the camera strap and Gorilla Glass Victus, which are smeared across the screen. The “Full stage” stereo speakers are also compatible with Sony’s 360 Reality Audio format.
Sony Xperia Pro Price and Availability I
While the previous Pro smartphone from Sony contained important functions that only a small part of the population used, its real problem was the price: 2,500 US dollars, it was too expensive for the Influencing market. Sony has apparently learned from its mistakes this time.
The Sony Xperia ProI is much more accessible but still expensive. It will retail for approximately $ 1,800 in the United States. That’s still a dime for a smartphone and is well in the foldable area. Pre-orders start on October 28th, while shipping starts in December.