Sony Xperia 1: Experience 21:9 Cinema Wide HD Display for the First Time

Publish date: May 21, 2019, Views: 349, by: Ehsan Ali

Sony Xperia 1 will be the first phone in the Xperia series released by Sony this year. This smartphone is expected to have an OLED display, a 6.5 inches screen. The Phone is Snapdragon 855 chipset for marvelous performance and 6GB of RAM. This is the first phone in the world to feature a 21:9 Cinema wide HD OLED display. Along with that, it also features a triple lens camera which is pro-quality. With the 4k screen, viewers will be able to enjoy the details that come with full HD.

Release Date and Price

Sony Xperia 1 was announced in February, 2019 by the company and it is expected to release soon in June, 2019. Its price in India is expected to be 76,000 INR and Rs 155,000 in Pakistan. The phone will release in the US somewhere around July and will be shipped for $999 through Amazon to interested buyers.

Impressive Body of Sony Xperia 1

Since the price tag is quite hefty, the company has made sure to make everything up to standard. The phone weighs 180grams and has an aluminum frame. The front and back of Sony Xperia 1 are Gorilla Glass 6 protected. The phone supports single sim and double hybrid sim. It is also dust and water proof up to 1.5 meters for half an hour.


Sony Xperia 1 will be running on Android 9.0 and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset. So, users do not need to worry about anything in terms of speedy performance. The Adreno 640 graphics cards are great for media viewing and gaming experience. In the dual sim model, there is a shared SD card clot which allows the user to expand the memory up to 1TB. The internal memory of the phone is 128GB with 6GB RAM.

Pro-Quality Triple Lens Camera

Sony Xperia 1 features a triple lens camera. The primary camera is 12MP and has predictive DUAL pixel PDAF while the secondary camera is also 12MP and has a telephoto 52mm lens. The third 12MP camera comes with 16mm ultra wide lens. Eye tracking, panorama and HDR are supported by the camera while there are multiple video format supports. The 16mm allows you to capture wide landscapes while there is a versatile 26mm lens too. There is an 8MP camera for selfies and this camera support HDR.

Comparison with SonyXZ3

SonyXZ3 is the latest Sony phone released towards the end of 2018. It has many striking features but it lacks the triple camera lens that the Sony Xperia 1 has. Also, it has the Snapdragon 845 chipset while the Sony Xperia 1 has a Snapdragon 855 chipset. There is another few things that must be noticed like its in-display fingerprint sensor and on the top there is a small bezel which is very unique and makes this phone different from the older versions. Plus there is an attractive feature for gamers that is ‘search function’ which enable gamers to search YouTube and Twitch for assistance even while playing the game


With Sony Xperia 1, you can experience amazing sound due to Dolby Atmos technology. This phone has 3300mAH battery that has fast charging feature. For sensing, there is a finger print sensor on the side, an accelerometer and a color spectrum. It will be made available in four different colors: gray, purple, white and black.

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