Sony Xperia Pro-I - Snapdragon 888, giant camera and 1 ”image sensor for $ 1,799

The Japanese company Sony in the morning announced the world's first smartphone equipped with a main camera with a sensor

images in optical format 1 ". The new product is called Sony Xperia Pro-I.

What's new

Most of the specificationsmigrated from the flagship Sony Xperia 1 III, which was introduced in the spring and went on sale at the end of the summer. The novelty also received a Snapdragon 888 mobile processor, 8 MP front camera, 6.5 ”AMOLED display with a 120 Hz refresh rate, stereo speakers, Mini-Jack, IP65 / IP68 protection, side biometric sensor, Gorilla Glass Victus / Gorilla Glass body 6 and a 4500 mAh battery.

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The key differences relate to the main camera.The ultra-wide-angle module did not change - 12 MP (1 / 2.55 "), f / 2.2, capture angle of 124 degrees. We also left the 3D ToF camera. The telephoto lens also has a resolution of 12 MP, but the optical zoom has been reduced to 2x.

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The main module is built on the basis of the new12 megapixel 1 ”optical format image sensor with 2.4 µm pixels. The lens aperture is f / 2 + f / 4. According to the manufacturer, the Sony Xperia Pro-I does an excellent job of shooting in low light.

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The company has announced support for automatic focusProfessional grade Real-time Eye that can recognize both people and animals in the frame. 315 dots cover about 90% of the image sensor area. At the end, in addition to the shutter button, there is a round button that activates video recording. By the way, it supports shooting in 4K at 120 FPS.

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Sony Xperia Pro-I only available with 12 GBRAM and built-in flash drive with a capacity of 512 GB. The manufacturer's recommended price was $ 1,799. Sales of the smartphone will begin before the end of 2021, and pre-orders will open on October 28. For $ 199, users will be able to purchase the Vlog Monitor accessory, and the leather case will cost $ 89.

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