Sony Xperia Flex Specifications, Release date, Rumors and Price ǀ Sony Foldable Smartphone
Nowadays, after bezel-less and notched display the new design which is trending these days is a foldable smartphone. After Samsung and Huawei, Sony has also joined the league with its new smartphone “Sony Xperia Flex” a foldable smartphone.
It’s a foldable smartphone yet it is different from other foldable smartphones which are floating on the internet these days.
Sony Xperia Flex is exemplary for those who love to have a portable smartphone, yet will all new technologies and features. Yes! That’s right it’s a portable smartphone but it doesn’t mean that you have to compromise. With this smartphone being a portable smartphone will possess a huge display.
Sony Xperia Flex just doesn’t stop with just one single display, it will have 2 more displays at the sides. We will get in detail about the displays and other specification later on in this article.
As far as the technology is concerned it will be packed with the newest available versions. Xperia Flex is going to have a dual rear camera with AI beautification mode, that’s sound perfect, isn’t it? The selfies camera quality will be awesome with beautification mode, LED flashlight.
The design is like all patent Xperia smartphone sharp corner edges. These are just highlights for all new Xperia Flex, now let us get in detail about it.
Specification and Features
The all new Xperia Flex is a flagship device with a notch at the top. Xperia Flex will have 3 displays. The main display will be the huge display of 6.2 inches OLED display. Other two displays will be of 3 inches which will work as a secondary display when it is on folded mode. Like other foldable smartphones, this is not going to have an extra screen which will make the screen huge once it is opened.
Sony Xperia Flex will be folded from the middle of the screen making it compact for carrying. In the middle of the screen, it has a flexible polymer joint which increases its durability. The phone is designed in such a way that you need not unfold the smartphone to check the notification or time.
Other display will be placed at the top and the bottom of the edge of the smartphone which when folded, work as a secondary display which will be used to show time and other notifications.
Let us also take an overview on its other design, the earpiece is placed at the top corner of the edge and while you check the right side of the smartphone at the top you will find volume button and at below the volume button, the power button is placed.
While at the left-hand side at the top there will be SIM tray and USB port for charging. At the back it has a metal body and the middle there will be no metal body as it has flexible polymer joint. The dual cameras are placed horizontally with LED flashlight at the top.
Checking it on the hardware end, Xperia Flex will run on all new android versions Android P and packed with Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset. As far as the storage is concerned it will be paired with 8GB RAM with 128GB/256GB internal memory with no external storage.
Sony Xperia Flex comes with a dual camera with a combination of 19MP + 12MP with PDAF and OIS LED flashlight and with AI integration. Looking at its secondary camera it features 13 MP with inbuilt AI beautification and 3D face recognition.
Looking at its camera features we can definitely say, this time Sony just want to give away a smartphone with every possible technology which is going to make their customer happy. With this AI beautification mode you can click selfies with all perfection like portrait mode, landscape mode and even background blur.
With Xperia Flex you can click sharp and colorful pictures. Other camera features are 2x optical zoom, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama with 4k video recording.
This new foldable smartphone from Sony will feature a good sound quality. It is going to have stereo speakers will be placed at the edge of the smartphone.
Like other smartphones, Xperia Flex is going to have a lot of connectivity options, which will increase its performance. You can connect your device to various available options like WLAN, WiFi, Hotspot, Bluetooth, USB type C, NFC, and GPS.
Price and Release
Sony has not revealed anything about this smartphone yet, so we are not sure if we are going to see this smartphone or not, if it’s true then we might hear about Xperia Flex at the end of this year. The price can start at the US $1100.