Sony’s flagship smartphone is back in the spotlight with a new name and a new body color. The reference goes to the latest image render leaked on the web in recent hours by Evan Blass: the well-known leaker calls it Sony Xperia 1 and shows it in the variant with a purple color body. The name is new, but the smartphone comes with the same design of Sony Xperia XZ4, the device was a part of the series of rumors in recent weeks.
Confirmed the main technical features already emerged earlier: the front is dominated by the large display that, with a second tweet, Evleaks mentioned 4K HDR OLED panel.
The purple color characterizes both the back and the edges of the of the device’s body; on the back side the triple camera stands out with the three lenses arranged vertically in the center. Following the tradition, the fingerprint sensor is present on the side between the volume rockers and the power button.
Based on previous rumors, the Sony Xperia 1 / XZ4 should be equipped with: a 6.5-inch OLED QHD + display, 21:9 format, identified by the CinemaWide brand; powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC, 6/8GB of RAM and 128GB/256GB of storage, Triple rear camera with 52 Megapixel main sensor paired with 3D ToF sensor, more controversial the data is the 4400mAh battery according to some rumors or 3680mAh according to others.
We should know more details when the phone goes official on Monday, February 25th at the Mobile World Congress 2019.