The Xperia 1 II is due later this yr and regardless of being official, there are some particulars which are nonetheless unknown. The digicam {hardware}, for one – we knew the specs of the cameras, however we did not know what sensors are used.

Effectively, we do now, because of a tool, examined within the wild. The principle digicam – 12MP 24mm f/1.7 – has a Sony IMX557 sensor. The ultrawide – 12MP 16mm f/2.2 – makes use of a Sony IMX363 sensor. The telephoto – 12MP 70mm f/2.4 – makes use of a Samsung ISOCELL S5K3T2. And the 8MP 24mm f/ selfie digicam is the Samsung-made S5K4H7 sensor.

You will discover details about the IMX363 and the ISOCELL S5K3T2, however not concerning the IMX557. Judging by its identify, it must be similar to the IMX555, which is the sensor behind the Galaxy S20/S20+’ foremost digicam. That sensor measures 1/1.76-inch, which might make the Sony Xperia 1 II’s 1/1.7-inch sensor barely bigger.

The IMX557 is not utilized in another cellphone and will very nicely change into exxclusive to the Xperia 1 II.

The opposite tidbit that has surfaced from the unit within the wild is an Androbench check of the Xperia 1 II’s storage velocity. Judging by the outcomes, the Xperia 1 II is utilizing UFS storage.

UFS storage has very quick sequential learn speeds and nice sequential write speeds (though write on a smartphone with UFS 3.1 storage is greater than twice as quick).

Sony Xperia 1 II uses two Sony sensors and two Samsung, has UFS 3.0 storage

The Sony Xperia 1 II will pack quite a lot of Sony’s digicam experience, like Eye autofocus (each human and animal) in each the primary and the ultrawide cameras, the primary evening mode on an Xperia gadget and a brand new 3x telephoto digicam. The Xperia 1 II is due in Q2, priced at €1,200.