Sony’s next flagship phone has been on the radar of rumor mills for some time. It’s called the Sony Xperia 1 IV has seen a few specs previously, however now we know the official launch date due to the recent announcement. It has revealed a brand new launch event scheduled for May 11. The teaser trailer gives an overview of the Xperia 1 series devices we have seen thus far, and concludes with “the next one is on the way”.
Sony Xperia 1 IV Specs and Release Date
It also shows a quick glimpse of the phone’s style on the side. It appears that the distinctive bezels on the top and bottom remain, and the fingerprint sensor on the side is evident as well. It seems that the overall design will not be change much over the course of this year.Specifications
Because it’s going to be a flagship phone and we are expecting an upgrade to the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC is a no-brainer for 2022. Its Geekbench listing previously showed the option of 12GB RAM and Android 12 OS.
In the past, news reports have also included rendered renderings that are detailed, as well as anticipated specifications. It is expected to launch in the Xperia 1 IV is expected to feature a 6.5-inch OLED display that is 4K and has a 120Hz refresh rate. It will sport Sony’s signature 21:9 aspect ratio, along with Gorilla Glass Victus protection and HDR10+ support.
The ZEISS brand triple camera setup will come with an ultra-wide-angle main sensor as well as an ultra-wide camera and a telephoto lens to zoom photos. The battery, which is 5,000 mAh, is compatible with quick charging at 44W.