Online launch of Sony Xperia 10 mark II, Xperia Pro smartphones


GUWAHATI: Sony held an online launch event to announce the Sony Xperia 10 II and Xperia Pro smartphones.

The Sony Xperia 10 II has an OLED screen of 6 inches with 21:9 Cinema Wide tall aspect ratio and carries support for full HD+ resolution. The device is powered by the Snapdragon 665 which is coupled with 4 GB of RAM and a 3,600mAh battery that comes with Xperia Adaptive Charging technology for fast charging and assists the life of the cell by adjusting the power levels that goes into it.

The front and rear sides of the Xperia 10 II are shielded by Gorilla Glass 6 panels. It is an IP68 rated dustproof and water-resistant smartphone.

It is equipped with a front camera of 8-megapixel. The rear side of the phone has a vertical camera setup at the top-left corner. It includes a 12-megapixel primary shooter with PDAF, an ultrawide lens of 8-megapixel with 16mm focal length and an 8-megapixel telephoto sensor with 2x zoom. It also features a 3.5mm audio jack and a side-facing fingerprint sensor.

On the other hand, Sony also confirmed that it is working on an advanced device called Xperia Pro. The company has dubbed it is a professional solution that can function as a broadcasting device through sub-6GHz as well mmWave 5G networks at 5Gbps or faster speeds. Its specifications are not known yet. However, it is confirmed to borrow specs like display and cameras from the Xperia 1 II.

The Xperia Pro will have a sturdy body with a textured back for firm grip. Some of the other features of the Xperia Pro include 512 GB of storage, customizable shortcut hardware key and an HDMI input port.

Sony is yet to confirm the pricing and release dates for the Xperia Pro and Xperia 10 II smartphones. The Xperia 10 II is scheduled to hit the markets in the second quarter of 2020.