Sony Xperia 1 IV official: optical zoom and top specifications

After Xperia 10 IVSony raises the curtain on the top of the range Xperia 1 IVthe first smartphone to mount one optical zoom 85-125mm. Let’s find out the technical data and prices.

The body of Xperia 1 IV measure 165 x 71 x 8.2 mm, for a weight of 185g and is equipped with a physical button dedicated to the camera.

The screen is a 6.5 ″ 4K HDR OLED with an aspect ratio of 21: 9 and a refresh rate of 120Hz.
Under the body we find first-level components: next to the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor we find 12GB of RAM, 256GB of expandable internal memory and a 5,000mAh battery with support for fast charging, which allows you to bring the smartphone from 0 to 50% in just 30 minutes. It is a device that also focuses heavily on gaming: in addition to the suite Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming, we find the technology Heat Suppression Power Control, to keep the temperature under control both while playing and charging, and several Gaming Gear accessories.

On the back we find a main lens from 12MP (f / 1.7) from 24mm and an ultrawide from 12MP and 16mm (f / 2.2), but the real protagonist is the sensor Exmor RS from 12MP 1 / 3.5 ″ with periscope zoom 85-125mm. There is also a sensor 3D iToF, able to assist us in focusing even when ambient light is poor.

To assist the photographic sector we find a software able to switch from one camera to another seamlessly and to offer features such as automatic white balance, Real-Time Eye AF and Burst Mode at 20 fps with AE / AF H; Also present is the Videography Pro mode, which allows you to fully customize the different shooting parameters, the Cinematography Pro mode “Powered by CineAlta” and the Eye AF and Object Tracking functions even when streaming content. Additionally, 4K HDR videos can be recorded at up to 120fps.

To complete the picture a front camera from 12MP, input for the 3.5mm jack and IP65 / 68 certification.

availability and prices

Sony Xperia 1 IV will be available starting from mid June in Black, Ice White and Purple colors at the price of € 1,399.