Sony has already shown us the world’s first handset with 4K resolution, Xperia Z5 Premium and the world’s first smartphone with 4K HDR OLED display, Xperia 1. Now, A UAProf of an inexplicable Sony device identified as Xperia 1R with 5K resolution support has popped up lately implying that Sony could be setting up the world’s first handset with a 5K display.
Based on the reports an impending Sony handset with the model number J8220, and a tentative name Xperia 1R holds a 21:9 panel with an enormous 5K (5040 x 2160p) resolution. When compared to the current Xperia 1 which has a 6.5-inch panel that uses 1,664 x 3,840 pixels 4K resolution, Xperia 1R delivers 70 percent more pixels with the aid of its 5K panel and an astonishing pixel density of 899ppi. Various sources claim that this smartphone probably gonna be the next premium offering by Sony that may launch at the IFA 2019 event in September with the moniker Xperia 1R.
Atop higher resolution, It is also feasible that the Japanese firm will add a handful of VR-focused gaming aspects on this smartphone to help rationalize its higher resolution. Even with the most impressive panel around, Sony ought to blend their Xperia 1R with a powerful processor to ensure that it really deserves to fall under the category of flagships. In case Sony’s upcoming handset does incorporate several VR-focused functions, probably the Snapdragon 855 Plus will be considered as a good choice. By taking advantage of a 15% boost in Adreno 640 GPU performance along with a small clock speed push from 2.84GHz to 2.96GHz, Qualcomm’s latest chip guarantees to “raise gaming to the next level”. Basically, the microchip is combined with a 4G LTE modem, Yet, an independent 5G modem can also be included.
Suited with the processor ought to be at least 6GB of RAM as well as 128GB of internal, albeit we can also expect another variant with 8GB of RAM together with 256GB of internal storage. Interestingly, bygone leaks have suggested that the device will get a compact 3,200mAh battery. This is hardly affirmed, however it would definitely be frustrating thinking of the lousy battery performance it’ll construct stemming from the high-resolution panel. The Sony Xperia 1R is predicted to launch along with other mid-range handsets at IFA 2019 in Berlin.