Sony simply unveiled the brand new Xperia 1 II, and alongside it comes the Xperia 10 II which is the corporate’s mid-range providing for 2020.
It replaces the Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus within the firm’s vary, however this 12 months there’ll solely be one dimension of the telephone. The spec is just like the 2019 handset, however there are a couple of massive enhancements.
That is the primary mid-range telephone from Sony to return with three cameras on the rear, plus it’s additionally the primary to sport the IP65/68 water resistant design that is been a staple of its flagship telephones for years.
That digital camera appears highly effective on paper with a 12MP rear sensor working together with two 8MP snappers which might be aiming to supply robust autofocus, in response to the advertising we’ve seen to date.
On the entrance of the telephone is an 8MP selfie digital camera which ought to give you some robust front-facing photographs.
The handset has the same design to the telephone we noticed in 2019 with a weight of 151 grams and the colour decisions of both black or white. Its dimensions are 157 x 69 x 8.2mm, plus the three.5mm headphone jack additionally stays on the telephone.
The show is a 6-inch Full HD+ OLED panel that has a side ratio of 21:9. The reasoning for the 21:9 is that the corporate believes it affords more room for watching video, enjoying video games and extra when in panorama.
Inside is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 chipset that ought to energy the telephone properly, however gained’t supply top-end efficiency like we’re anticipating from flagship telephones just like the Xperia 1 II or the Samsung Galaxy S20.
There’s 4GB of RAM here along with 128GB of storage for everything you’ll want on the phone. The Xperia 10 II doesn’t come with 5G, so you’ll only be able to get a 4G signal. The battery is a 3,600mAh cell.
We’ve yet to learn exactly when and where the Xperia 10 II will be coming out, but we know it’ll be between March and June this year. The price is currently unclear too, but we’d expect a similar cost to 2019’s Xperia 10 price at £299 / $349.99 (about AU$550).