Sony Xperia 1 III: what do we know?

Recently, Sony confirmed that it will hold a launch event on April 14th. It is speculated that the company will announce the flagship the Xperia 1 III and a couple of other phones on that date. Before the launch, a tipster shared the specifications of the flagship online.

The rumor reveals that the terminal will be equipped with a screen 6.5-inch 4K HDR OLED that will offer a 10-bit color depth, a maximum brightness of 1300 nits it’s a 120Hz refresh rate.

The mobile platform Snapdragon 888 will power the device, assisted by 12 GB of RAM. Your phone may have 512 GB of native memory. In China, the device could ship with 16GB of RAM and 512GB of storage.

The phone’s triple camera system will include a 64-megapixel primary wide-angle lens, a 12-megapixel ultrawide sensor, and a 12-megapixel periscope telephoto zoom lens lossless 60x. The periscope objective could be combined with optimizations Sony Cyber-Shot.

The Xperia 1 III could be powered by one 5,000 mAh battery and it could be equipped with 65W fast charging support. There are no words on the front lens of the device. The Xperia 1 II could arrive in Chinese markets by June and could be sold for 8,999 Yuan (at the exchange rate they are about 1,370 dollars).

Some of the specs mentioned in this leak like support for high refresh rate and 65W fast charging seem too good to be true; we advise you to take the indiscretion and these details with “a pinch of salt“.