However, there is a catch: the phone will not come with a charger in the box.
Apple and Samsung dominate the smartphone market, but Sony continues to hold it. Rumor has it that their latest phone, the Xperia 1 IV, will be a huge hit — especially since it just got 3C certification, which means it’s ready for sale. However, there is a catch: the phone will not come with a charger in the box. Some people criticize Sony for this decision, but I think it’s actually a smart move. this is the reason.
The Sony Xperia 1 IV has received 3C certification, which indicates that the phone will not be shipped with a charger in the box. This is in line with previous rumors that Sony will be ditching the charger to reduce costs and environmental impact. It’s unclear if this will be a global decision or if Sony will only remove the charger in certain markets. The company is expected to officially unveil the Xperia 1 IV later this month.
Sony Xperia will hold a global launch of a new flagship smartphone from Sony Xperia on May 11th. At this event, the Japanese company will officially announce the new flagship phone Sony Xperia 1 IV. The latest report on this device is the latest 3C certification. The certification documents show that the Xperia 1 IV is the XQ-CT72. The listing also reveals that this device will support 33W fast charging. However, this flagship smartphone will not come with a charger in the box.
According to previous reports, the Sony Xperia 1 IV will come with a Snapdragon 8 processor. Speculation claims that this device will continue to use 4K 120Hz HDR 21:9 high-brushing with a fish screen. However, in the camera department, it will start with a major upgrade, ditching the 12MP “ancestor” and upgrading to a 48MP sensor. This smartphone will come with a luxurious 48MP triple lens which is 1/1.28 inch (1.22 µm). There will be an ultra wide-angle camera as well as a telephoto camera that supports optical image stabilization.
When the release date of this device was announced, Sony Xperia moved it to its official Weibo account. The company said, “The next UM is coming, go to the next chapter ‘1’, new members are about to take over the platform”
The company did not specifically say which product it will be advertising. However, previous speculation suggests that the Sony Xperia 1 IV is on the way.
SONY XPERIA 1 IV FLAGSHIP APPEARS ON GEEKBENCH
A few weeks ago, this smartphone officially appeared on GeekBench. According to reports, the model number of this device is XQ-CT54 and it will come with a chip called “Taro”. Taro appears to be a codename for the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. Previous rumors suggested the phone could use the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Plus processor, but now it appears that’s not the case.
The single-core test score is 1204 points, while the multi-core test score is 3,352 points. These results are in line with the performance of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor.
The information also shows that at least one model of the Sony Xperia 1 IV will come with 12GB of RAM, and the phone will run Android 12. However, there are reports that this device will have up to 16GB of RAM and ROM. 512 GB storage. .
Also, XQ-CT54 is a European model; Two more models, the XQ-CT72 and the XQ-CQ72, appeared in the database of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) already in November.
According to previous news, the Xperia 1 IV camera will receive a major update, which could lead to a 6%-20% price increase. The Xperia 1 III is already more expensive than most flagships in 2022, starting at 8,499 yuan (US$1,286). So it is difficult to say whether Sony will continue to raise the price of the new phone.
The Xperia 1 IV is also expected to offer a 6.5-inch 120Hz display and a 5,000mAh battery. This device can keep fingerprint recognition, 3.5mm headphone jack and USB Type C port.