Sony Xperia 1 iii 5G appears to be the next flagship phone from the company tipped to come with the latest Snapdragon flagship processor. A tipster on Twitter, Anthony (@TheGalox_) revealed what to expect from the next flagship Xperia series phone. The tipster implies the flagship phone could cost $1199 (Rs 88,000 approx.) and comes with 4K display panel as well.
Sony Xperia 1 iii 5G — Expected Specifications
Like any other upcoming flagships out there that ought to feature the next flagship processor, Sony Xperia 1 iii is likely to launch with Snapdragon 888 SoC, the flagship 5G processor from Qualcomm.
The tipster further hints the Xperia 1 iii featuring a 6.5-inches 4K OLED HDR display, which will be 15% brighter than its predecessor (Xperia 1 ii). In comparison, it is the same display featured in the Xperia 1 ii, however with an increase in brightness, probably a few nits more.
The Xperia 1 iii hinted to come with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of onboard storage under the hood. Considering the previous iteration, we can expect an expandable storage option for up to 1TB. Sony is amongst the few companies that implemented a side-mounted fingerprint sensor with its Xperia series. And, the rumoured Xperia 1 iii is no different. It also equips a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, according to the tipster.
The Xperia 1 iii will also come with IP65/IP68 water and dust resistant respectively, the tipster suggests. Unfortunately, that’s all the tipster has got to offer at this moment. Considering the predecessor, we can expect multiple rear cameras on the back. And, that could likely ZEISS Optics-powered and single punch hole selfie cameras on the front. Assuming the tipster suggested specs are believed to be accurate, we can expect a familiar design and specifications, apart from the flagship Snapdragon 888 processor, nonetheless, these should be taken with a grain of salt.
Note: Featured images are of Sony Xperia 1 ii, for reference only