Sony Xperia 1 price in USA has been revealed. Sony has kicked-off the pre-orders of the new Xperia series model in the country with an initial price of $999.99. Sony Xperia 1 was unveiled at MWC 2019 and it comes with an ultra-tall, 21:9 CinemaWide display with HDR support. Sony has also packed a triple rear camera setup on the Xperia 1 that is powered by an Eye AF technology and supports up to 10 fps burst shooting. At the time of the official announcement, Sony failed to share the exact availability or pricing details, but now the phone has been listed by US retailer Bhphotovideo for pre-order, revealing the Xperia 1 price-tag.
Sony Xperia 1 Price in USA, Pre-order details
The Bhphotovideo.com in USA has revealed the price variants of the Xperia 1 by started initiating the pre-order process. The sole 6GB RAM variant of the Sony Xperia 1 is available for pre-orders with a price tag of $999.99. The handset comes in Black, and Purple color options.
Sony Xperia 1 Specifications
The Sony Xperia 1 features a 6.5-inch 4K OLED HDR Display with 21:9 aspect ratio, TRILUMINOS Display for mobile, X-Reality for mobile, and protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 6. The device has a Creator mode that uses industry-leading technology to ensure consistent colour reproduction, so movies and TV shows are as the creator intended. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 7nm octa-core processor which supported by Adreno 640 GPU and 6GB of RAM. It packs a 128GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded via microSD card up to 512GB.
On the camera front, the Xperia 1 bears a triple rear camera setup: a 12-megapixel rear cameras with Exmor RS sensor, 1/2.6″ sensor, f/1.6 aperture, Hybrid OIS/EIS, 1.4μm pixel size, Predictive capture, 12MP f/2.4 aperture 1/3.4″ 1.0μm 135° ultra wide-angle, 12MP f/2.4 aperture 1/3.4″ 1.0μm 45° telephoto lens, Hybrid OIS/EIS, 2x optical zoom, 960 fps Super slow motion. For selfie, there is an 8-megapixel 1/ 4″ Exmor RS sensor with f/2.0 aperture, 1.12μm pixel size, and 84° wide-angle lens.
The camera includes 16mm super wide-angle lens, 26mm normal lens with dual photo diode image sensor and RAW noise reduction and a 52mm lens for portrait and 2x optical zoom. It is also the world’s first smartphone with Eye AF and up to 10FPS AF/AE for precision focus and high speed shooting. The Cinema Pro, powered by CineAlta offers 21:9 Movie recording in 4K HDR that promises best results – even in backlit scenes or low light.
The Sony Xperia 1 has a side-mounted Fingerprint sensor and has Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection on the front and the back. The device runs on Android 9.0 Pie out of the box and packs a 3300mAh battery with Qnovo Adaptive Charging technology, Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, Qi Wireless charging. It supports dual SIM slot with dual standby, and for connectivity includes 4G VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac MIMO, GPS, GLONASS, NFC, Bluetooth 5, USB 3.1 C and the device measures 167 x 72 x 8.2mm.