New Xperia 1 from Sony replaced the name, design and display (3 photos + video)

Experts expected Sony to announce on MobileWorld Congress 2019 smartphone-flagship Xperia XZ4. However, the Japanese surprised everyone by showing Xperia 1. This is essentially the same gadget, called in a new way. This move of the manufacturer is quite justified, since it released a completely new device, and not an improved version of one of the previous models.

The design of smartphones from Sony has always been distinctive. The new flagship is no exception. Let's start with a unique display aspect ratio: 21: 9. As a result, the body of the Xperia 1 stretched out. So it is more convenient to work with two applications, and more information fits. It is also important that the display resolution is 4K.

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The manufacturer refused the new sensor fromhigh resolution in favor of three different modules of 12 megapixels. Focal equivalent distance of the main - 26 millimeters. There is an optical stabilization of conventional images, OIS for portraits, a telephoto lens with a focal equivalent distance of 56 millimeters, a 16-mm “shirk” that provides a wide viewing angle in the photo.

Possible to shoot with autofocus in mode 10fps, automatic exposure. You can also shoot in low light and create cinematic clips at 24 fps in 21: 9 format. Video shooting is carried out in 4K resolution and is supplemented with a mass of function.

Professional Cinema Pro mode availableshooting, editing scenes in an already installed application. The Xperia 1 matrix is ​​8-bit, and with FRC it is 10-bit. The ITU-R BT.2020, DCI-P3 and Illuminant D65 wide color spaces are supported for working with standard light sources.
There are stereo speakers that support technologysurround sound dolby atmos. There is also an option Dynamic Vibration System, allowing you to accompany the sound by vibration - for example, an explosion in a film or a game. The smartphone must also support the LDAC codec, Hi-Res Audio, stereo sound recording, DSEE HX technology, which restores data lost during compression.

There is a gadget and Side Sense - option,allows you to manage it with swipes and tapas on the side faces. So, by double-tapping, the quick access menu to your favorite applications will start. Artificial intelligence adjusts it to the user's needs, taking into account the time of day. Swipe down to return.

Stuffing from Sony Xperia 1- top: 8-core Snapdragon 855 processor from Qualcomm, supporting Snapdragon Elite Gaming. The RAM is 6 gigabytes, the built-in 128 gigabyte drive is expanded with 512 gigabyte microSD cards. Management - Android OS 9.0 Pie.
Ultra HD display with a diagonal of 6.5 inches supports HDR and is protected by Gorilla Glass 6. The 3330 mAh battery supports fast charging technology. A side-mounted fingerprint scanner provides unlocking. Protection against water - according to the standard IP65 / IP68. The colors are purple, white, gray and black.