At the MWC 2018, Sony is the first smartphone manufacturer to actually unveil the Snapdragon 845-powered smartphones. The company then launched the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact smartphones. Now, the new leaks suggest the Sony Xperia XZ3 to launch at the upcoming IFA 2018 in early September. While we are yet to get the first look of the device, the complete specifications are now available.
Sony Xperia XZ3 Leaked with 5.7″ 18:9 Display & Snapdragon 845 SoC
(June 8th, 2018)
Even before the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, the Sony Xperia XZ3 might come with Android P out of the box. It sports a 5.7-inch Full HD+ (2160 x 1080 pixels) display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The Xperia XZ2 also came with the same screen size and resolution. Under the hood is the 10nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform coupled with Adreno 630 GPU and 6GB of RAM. The Xperia XZ3 will be available in 64GB and 128GB storage variants.
Also, the device includes the MicroSD card slot for expanding the storage up to 400GB. In the camera department, the Xperia XZ3 sports the same set of cameras as seen on the Xperia XZ2 Premium. The dual camera setup on the rear features 19MP primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture and a 12MP secondary sensor with f/1.6 aperture. For selfies, there is a 13MP camera on the front of the device.
The Xperia XZ3 is backed by a 3,240mAh battery and supports Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging technology. It measures 153 x 72 x 10.1 mm and weighs 183 grams. The device supports dual SIM dual standby and is also IP68 certified water and dust resistant. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5, NFC, and USB 3.1 Type-C port. Since there is no official confirmation, take these details with a pinch of salt.
Latest: Sony Xperia XZ3 with Dual Rear Cameras Spotted in Live Images
Earlier this month, we got to know the complete specifications of the Sony Xperia XZ3 smartphone. Now, the same source has leaked the first look images of the device. The Xperia XZ3 comes with reflective glass back body with curved edges. On the rear, we can spot dual camera setup and just below it is the circular fingerprint sensor. The power button and volume rocker are placed on the right edge.
We also expect to see the dedicated shutter button at the bottom on the right edge. Though the device comes with a 5.7-inch 18:9 display, the bezels are relatively bigger than most other premium smartphones. From the front, the device looks similar to the Xperia XZ2. As mentioned earlier, the company might unveil this new smartphone at the upcoming IFA 2018 in Berlin.
There are also chances that this device might launch as Xperia XZ2s. As the images are of a prototype device, the company might also make changes to the final product. Stay tuned on PhoneRadar for more details about the upcoming Sony smartphones!