Sony had launched the Xperia 5 at IFA final 12 months as a “compact” various to its flagship Xperia 1, that includes pretty comparable tech specs. It now seems to be like Sony’s struggling smartphone division is ready to launch a “plus-sized” variant of the Xperia 5, which might be known as the Xperia 5 Plus. CAD-based renders of the upcoming cellphone have now surfaced, courtesy of tipster OnLeaks and SlashLeaks.
The renders present a reasonably comparable design to the present Xperia 5, though the highest and backside bezels do seem like barely thinner. It additionally seems to be just like the Xperia 5 Plus may have an an identical 21:9 side ratio because the Xperia 1 and Xperia 5. In keeping with @OnLeaks, the cellphone may have a 6.6-inch flat show, though the decision stays a thriller at this level.
There aren’t any main variations on the again both, apart from the addition of a ToF sensor. The time-of-flight sensor ought to enable the Xperia 5 Plus to seize higher portrait images than the Xperia 5. Sony Xperia 5 Plus may also have a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, an 8MP entrance digital camera, and twin entrance firing audio system, much like the corporate’s present flagship telephones. Surprisingly, nonetheless, the Xperia 5 Plus renders recommend the cellphone will include a 3.5mm headphone jack.
The Xperia 5 Plus will presumably be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset, though it hasn’t been confirmed but. Since Sony normally launches its new telephones at MWC, we anticipate the Xperia 5 Plus to be formally unveiled in Barcelona subsequent month.