Sony's flagship 5G smartphones Xperia 1 II and Xperia 5 II officially released

October 15, 2020, at eight o'clock in the evening. Sony China announced the launch of its annual flagship smartphones Xperia 1 II and Xperia 5 II. Adhering to the concept of "Born for Speed", the two new products incorporate the beauty of many black technologies and industrial designs such as Sony's imaging, display and audio, and bring consumers new experiences in photography, audio and video, and games.


New products Xperia 1 II and Xperia 5 II

Born for speed Xperia 1 II brings immersive video entertainment experience

l Adopting large aperture triple camera and 3D iToF sensor shooting system, integrating the well-received Sony Micro-Single™ technology, supporting high-speed continuous shooting up to 20 frames per second and auto focus and metering detection at 60 times per second, real-time vision On the basis of the original human eye, the focus is added to the animal eye focus function.

l 21:9 screen widescreen design, 6.5-inch 4K HDR OLED display, master mode supported by CineAlta and Sony’s award-winning BRAVIA® TV technology, X1™ for mobile image processing engine technology.

l The world's first smartphone that supports 4K HDR 120Hz slow motion shooting. When recording at 24fps, it can support up to 5 times slow motion playback at the fastest.

l Xperia 1 II supports 5G dual-mode mobile Unicom Telecom and Netcom. It is equipped with Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G mobile platform and Snapdragon X55 5G Modem system. The CPU and GPU speed and performance are 25% higher than the previous model Xperia 1.


New 5G smartphone Xperia 1 II

Fast focus high-speed continuous shooting comes from the technical power of Sony Mirrorless™ camera

The newly designed three-lens camera integrates the excellent Sony Mirrorless™ autofocus technology and the ZEISS optics technology specially tuned for Xperia 1 II. The addition of ZEISS T* coating helps reduce light reflections and can present more precise and detailed colors And contrast, greatly enhance the phone shooting effect.


Xperia 1 II high-speed triple camera system

Xperia 1 II is equipped with up to 20 frames per second ultra-fast autofocus/auto exposure tracking continuous shooting function. It is designed for shooting moving subjects (such as children or animals) and high-speed sports. It can precisely lock the focus and track the subject, capturing each important moment.



Xperia 1 II high-speed motion capture

The fast focus function of Xperia 1 II can be used in dim environments, and it can focus quickly and accurately even in low-light environments.

The Xperia 1 II triple-lens camera uses three lenses with different focal lengths (16mm/24mm/70mm), which can not only meet diversified photo composition needs, but also can be combined with the newly equipped "Photographer" APP to manually set ISO, shutter speed, etc. The professional operation function brings users the professional shooting experience of Sony Mirrorless™ camera, which is more convenient when shooting.


Xperia 1 II is equipped with "Photographer" APP

At the same time, the Xperia 1 II is compatible with the Sony "Imaging Edge™ for Mobile" mobile phone application. Users can connect the Xperia 1 II to a Sony Mirrorless™ camera and use the phone to set the focus mode and ISO sensitivity. Mirrorless™ or Sony Black Card™ series cameras transfer images to the mobile phone, and you can review them on a professional-standard screen.


Xperia 1 II supports image transfer with Sony cameras

Immersed in the world of audio-visual entertainment

Xperia 1 II's advanced audio and video quality technology brings users an excellent mobile entertainment experience. It uses a 21:9 screen widescreen design, with Sony’s proud 4K HDR OLED screen, X1™ for mobile image processing engine, master display mode adjusted by CineAlta, and built-in motion blur reduction technology (Motion Blur Reduction) Effectively reduce the image delay, make the picture clearer, professional color gamut and color depth adjustment technology allows users to have a more immersive experience when watching movies; in terms of audio, it has been adjusted in cooperation with Sony Pictures Entertainment (Sony Pictures Entertainment). Dolby Atmos® brings a powerful multi-directional stereo experience, allowing consumers to fully participate in the world of audio-visual entertainment.


Xperia 1 II provides high-quality audio and video

In addition to supporting high-resolution audio and wireless high-resolution audio, Xperia 1 II also introduces DSEE Ultimate audio technology, which uses AI technology to improve the digital audio quality to close to the high-resolution level in real time, bringing a richer and fuller listening experience. This function also supports wired or wireless headphones to play built-in or streaming music.

5G is born for speed

Xperia 1 II supports 5G dual-mode mobile Unicom Telecom Netcom, and with 5G high-speed network support, it brings a breakthrough high-speed and smooth experience, allowing professional users to get more high-quality audio-visual entertainment games and other content at will.

Xperia 1 II is equipped with a unified configuration of 12GB memory and 256GB capacity. 12GB of memory can run multiple applications more quickly and smoothly, meeting the needs of efficient work, life and entertainment in the 5G era. Built-in 4,000mAh (typical value) long-life battery, with a series of charging technologies can effectively improve battery performance, to meet the needs of users throughout the day. Possesses IP65/IP68 waterproof and dustproof rating.


New product Xperia 1 II night inkstone black, moon pear white, twilight purple, green mountain green

Xperia 1 II offers four classic colors to choose from: Qingshan Green, Night Inkstone Black, Twilight Purple, and Moon Pear White. Among them, Qingshan Green is a customized color matching for the Chinese market. Together with the matte night inkstone black, it is first sold in the Chinese market. Except night inkstone, the other three-color fuselage adopts Corning Gorilla® sixth-generation tempered glass at the front and rear, which is lightweight and durable.


New 5G smartphone Xperia 5 II

Xperia 5 II continues many core technologies of Xperia 1 II, achieving more powerful functions in a more compact body.

The three-lens camera with Zeiss optical system calibrated specifically for Xperia 5 II, derived from Sony’s Mirrorless™ technology, the "Photographer" APP that achieves fast and accurate auto exposure and focus, can achieve real-time eye focus of humans and animals, and also has The shooting performance level of 20 frames per second autofocus continuous shooting, 60 times per second autofocus and light metering detection is also the first smartphone that supports 4K HDR 120Hz slow motion shooting.

It also has a "Movie Master" APP created by Sony's professional cinema camera CineAlta technology, and a 21:9 widescreen that brings more viewing pleasure. In addition, superior audio features, including high-resolution audio, 3.5 mm audio jack and front stereo speakers, and Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G mobile platform will be integrated into the slim and exquisite body design to suit users Pocket entertainment and carry around. It also supports 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz motion blur suppression and 240Hz touch sampling rate to provide a smoother and more accurate gaming experience.

Compact body design, exquisite accompanying

Xperia 5 II uses a 6.1-inch screen size, a body width of 68 mm, a thickness of 8 mm, and a body weight of only 163 grams, which is more lightweight and delicate.

Although compact, the Xperia 5 II has a battery life that is not inferior. It is powered by a high-capacity 4,000mAh (typical) battery and supports fast charging. It also has IP65/IP68 waterproof and dustproof grade*13.

"Complimentary to go, born for speed", Xperia 5 II supports telecommunications, Unicom 5G dual mode; mobile 5G SA single mode, users can easily enjoy high-quality downloads and seamless streaming media transmission, even including high-resolution media files.

120Hz refresh rate to play anytime, anywhere

Xperia 5 II equipped with a variety of advanced entertainment functions can be said to be a veritable gaming phone. The 21:9 screen widescreen brings an immersive gaming experience, with a game enhancer-ultra-high-speed performance, 120Hz refresh rate and accurate 240Hz touch sampling rate, which provides a strong guarantee for users to win games.


Xperia 5 II enjoyable gaming experience

Xperia 5 II uses a 21:9 screen wider than traditional mobile phone screens, which can display more game screens. Xperia users will enjoy a broader field of vision, and this advantage is especially reflected in first-person shooter games. Not only can users watch game actions without barriers on the native 120Hz refresh rate display, but Xperia 5 II can clearly present fast-moving objects to provide a smooth gaming experience. Not only that, relying on 240Hz motion blur suppression technology, the screen will achieve a smear-free display effect at 240Hz per second.

For games that require quick finger control, Xperia 5 II also has advantages. The 240Hz touch scan rate support, which is 4 times higher than the previous model Xperia 5, makes game operations precise and controllable in real time; in terms of touch response speed, it is also 35% faster than Xperia 5.

Xperia 5 II also provides a mobile phone case with a stand. The stand is built into the back of the case. The shape is designed to be slim, allowing you to enjoy a comfortable viewing angle when watching video content or games. Four colors are available: black, blue, gray and pink.


New product Xperia 5 II blue, gray, black, pink

The new Sony 5G flagship mobile phone is now on pre-sale. The Sony Xperia 1 II is priced at 7,999 yuan (USD $1143) and the Sony Xperia 5 II is priced at 5,999 yuan (USD $857) .