This is how Sony Xperia 1 III will look like
As an addition to the Xperia line-up of smartphones, Sony is expected to launch the Xperia 1 III model soon. In the latest development, tipster Steve Hemmerstoffer has shared renders of the handset, revealing its key design features. As per the images, the Xperia 1 III will look similar to the Xperia 1 II and house a new periscope lens on the rear.
The Sony Xperia 1 III will feature a glossy metal-glass body with a conventional rectangular screen, thin bezels, and a fingerprint reader integrated within the power button. On the rear, it will house a triple camera module. The handset will bear a 6.5-inch 4K (1644x3840 pixels) HDR OLED screen with a 21:9 aspect ratio.
The Xperia 1 III will sport a triple rear camera setup, including a primary sensor, an ultra-wide lens, a periscope camera. A ToF sensor will also be present. Up front, it will offer a single selfie snapper. However, the specifications of these cameras are unknown.
Not much is known about the hardware of the upcoming Sony Xperia 1 III. However, it is expected to draw power from a Snapdragon 888 chipset, combined with up to 12GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage. Under the hood, it will likely pack a 4,000mAh or bigger battery. The device should also offer support for the latest connectivity options.
At present, there is no official information regarding the launch and pricing of the Sony Xperia 1 III. However, it is expected to carry a slight premium over the Xperia 1 II, which was launched at $1,199 (roughly Rs. 87,500).