Sony announced the new mid-range smartphone Xperia 8. Xperia 8, announced at an event held in Japan, is dust and waterproof, and also protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 6. The product will enter the Japanese market at the end of October.
Japan-based technology giant Sony, the smartphone industry does not find much expectation, but the company does not hesitate to release new models. Now, Sony, water and dust-proof body attract attention with the mid-segment new phone “Xperia 8” announced. The Xperia 8 also comes with a 6-inch display with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection.
The Xperia 8 is powered by the Snapdragon 630 processor. Supporting this processor with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage, Sony is aiming to avoid storage problems with up to 512 GB of expandable memory. In addition to all these features, the Xperia 8 also supports the company’s wireless audio technology “LDAC” for high-definition audio.
The Xperia 8 is certified IPX5 / 8 for waterproofing and IP6X for dust proofing. In addition, the 8 Megapixel front camera and dual camera installation also offer consumers a good camera experience. Now let’s look at the technical features of the Xperia 8 in detail.
Xperia 8 – Technical Specifications
- 6-inch, FHD + (2560 x 1080 pixels) LCD display (21: 9 aspect ratio)
- 8-core Snapdragon 630 processor and Adreno 508 GPU
- 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage (microSD support)
- 8 Megapixel front camera with f / 2.0 aperture
- Main rear camera with 12-megapixel resolution, f / 1.8 aperture
- Second rear camera with 8-megapixel resolution, f / 2.4 aperture (2x optical zoom)
- Dual-SIM support
- Fingerprint reader sensor on the side of the phone
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
- Android 9.0 Pie operating system
- 2.760 mAh battery with fast charge
With all these features announced Xperia 8; gray, orange, black and blue. Sony’s price for the Xperia 8 is set at $ 505 (approximately $ 2,900 + taxes). The product will be available in Japan at the end of October. It is not yet known when the Xperia 8 will arrive in other markets.