Sony today announced the Xperia 5 II also called mark two, Xperia 5 II featuring a triple-lens camera with ZEISS optics, calibrated for the Xperia 5 II. Xperia 5 II packed with Photography Pro, and Cinematography Pro feature with a 21:9 CinemaWide display. Sony says, Xperia 5 II the world’s first 4K HDR 120fps slow-motion movie recording in a smartphone and can capture and playback up to 5x slow-motion when recorded at 24fps, also records in 21:9 ration at 24/25/30/60fps.
Xperia 5 II comes with a triple-lens camera setup includes 12MP, f/1.7, 24mm wide camera, 12MP, f/2.4, 70mm telephoto camera, and 12MP, f/2.2, 124˚, 16mm ultrawide camera, as well as 4K video recording at 24/30/30/60/120fps. And 8MP f/2.0, 24mm wide front-facing selfie camera, which will record 1080p at 30fps. It has a 4000mAh non-removable battery and 3.1 USB Type-C reversible connector, and support USB Power Delivery 3.0. The box charger includes an 18W power adapter, but in the advertised Xperia 5 II uses a 21W Fast Charging power adapter, that can charge 50% in 30 minutes.
Xperia 5 II equipped with Android 10, and it will available for pre-order at $950 on September 29, 2020, and shipment will start from December 4, 2020. Preorder Xperia 5 II by November 29, 2020, and receive a gaming bundle worth over $400 including a gaming headset, a 10,000mAh power bank, and 21,600 Call of Duty Mobile Points at direct.sony.com/xperia.
Xperia 5 II feature a 120Hz refresh display rate and 240Hz touch scanning rate (touch sampling rate) to give the smoothest and most accurate gaming experience. Xperia 5 II powered by Snapdragon 865 processor paired with 8GB RAM, which is allows multitasking, better performance in graphics, and smooth experience. Storage comes in two sizes, 128GB and 256GB, and there’s always the microSD slot if you need more room.
Xperia 5 II comes with its 21:9 CinemaWide 6.1” FHD+ HDR OLED (2520×1080) notch-less display, the color reproduction is very good, which is powered by Sony’s professional expertise and technology from leading Hollywood studio productions. Xperia 5 II featuring Sony’s X1 for the mobile engine which allows BRAVIA HDR remastering technology to everything you watch, enhancing the contrast, color, and clarity of any content, including streaming services.
Xperia 5 II has Wi-Fi 6 which gives you faster and better connections with higher speed, lower latency. Xperia 5 II uses some kind of smart technology to constantly analyze the quality of the Wi-Fi network you’re on. If it predicts any compromise in quality, it will automatically switch you over to cellular, so you can always enjoy the best connection available.
Xperia 5 II also features Dolby Atmos’ sound to delivering a great audio experience. The dedicated 3.5mm headphone jack lets you plug in your headphones which charging your Xperia 5 II using the USB Type-C connector, so you can play for longer. You can play Android games on Xperia 5 II using the DUALSHOCK 4 controller.
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