Sony September begins with a novelty for the Android smartphone world, the interesting smartphone Xperia 5 V. A device that has all the characteristics of a top of the range: a processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, a high-quality display, a drums which promises to last a very long time. But it has features for the camera, for audio, video and gaming that only Sony can deliver.
Sony Xperia 5 V, the features of the new smartphone
After announcing the super-top-of-the-range Xperia 1 V and the mid-range smartphone Xperia 10 V in May, Sony has also launched the new Xperia 5 V. One compact smartphone designed for multimedia content: it has a very interesting camera (from Sony, we can’t expect anything else), but also features for music lovers and gamers. For Sony, this type of product is perfect for those who have an active life on social media, but also for those who stream series on Netflix, listen to music on Spotify and can’t do without YouTube.
In fact, Sony has bet hard about the camera and features to create content high quality. But also on a brilliant screen and a solid battery.
Top notch camera
Sony has always worked in the world of photography and video. He therefore thought of bringing the maximum both in terms of sensor (let’s find a system Exmor T for mobile) and computational power. This should improve the quality of each image, but above all allow better performance in low light conditions.
An interesting novelty for creators is the “Creative Look“, which allows you to take pictures in six different styles. Which you can keep constant to have more consistency in your Instagram posts, for example. Plus, the new Bokeh modeallows you to make your portraits more effective, making the most of both software and hardware.
The two optics used by Sony for the Xperia 5 V allow for have three focal lengths, taking advantage of the 48MP of the main sensor at both 24 and 48mm, without losing quality in the zoom, according to the Tokyo-based company. Even in low light conditions, looking at the images that Sony showed us (which must be clearly confirmed with live tests). The 12MP sensor with 16mm focal length and the 12MP front camera complete the package.
Videos perfect for social media
With Xperia 5 V, Sony has also introduced innovations for video, in order to create content for Reel or TikTok. In fact, the company has developed a dedicated app called Video Creator, which allows you to quickly and easily edit your recordings. Again you can use the Creative Looks to give a uniform style to your products video. Plus, you can easily handle 4K and 120fps videos.
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A novelty already seen in the Xperia 1 V is the S-Cinetone for mobile, which also arrives in this new smartphone, allowing you to express yourself better in videos. It also improves the microphone, capable of eliminating background noise and focusing on your voice when vlogging.
Sony Xperia 5 V, the importance of audio and video
Sony has conducted several studies that have seen how many users use smartphone speakers to enjoy videos and TV series. So he decided to improve stereo speakers, which are more dynamic and have better spatial audio than other generations. It supports hi-res audio and 360-degree audio. In addition, this year too we have the always welcome 3.5mm jack cable.
Il 6.1-inch display, 21:9 aspect ratiohas FHD+ resolution and supportsHDR its a display OLED. It arrives at a refresh rate of 120Hz, also excellent for those who play.
Sony also introduced gestures and apps that make it easier for influencers to share games with their fans via the Game Enhancer.
An uncompromising battery
The battery from 5000mAh, which you can recharge to 50% in just half an hour, promises very well. Above all because Sony explains that it has studied innovative technologies to reduce consumption by 20%. In this way, you should arrive in the evening with 50% battery, according to the manufacturer’s calculations.
Solidity and style
Sony Xperia 5 V accompanies Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chip with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of memory. The design features a glass Gorilla Glass 2 very resistant, IP65/68 certified, all standing in only 6.1 inches diagonal and 183 grams of weight. And it comes in colors Black, Platinum Silver e Blue.
Also, Sony explained to us that uses 100% recycled materials for packagingas is the recycled SORPLAS plastic, with which it also makes the cover with stand, both vertically and vertically.
At the moment we have no information on price and availability in Italy, but as soon as Sony informs us we will let you know.