Sony Xperia PRO-I Overview | Pictures Weblog


The Sony Xperia PRO-I is the costliest and most photographer-friendly smartphone that Sony have ever produced. It sits above the Xperia 1 III as the corporate’s flagship machine for 2021.

The “I” in PRO-I stands for “Imaging”, and it is clear from trying on the headline specs that the PRO-I is a cross between Sony’s Alpha mirrorless and RX-series Cybershot compact cameras and their high-end Xperia telephones.

The Sony PRO-I has a triple-camera Zeiss lens setup offering 16mm, 24mm and 50mm focal lengths, considered one of which (24mm) employs the identical 1-inch Sort Exmor RS BSI CMOS sensor discovered within the DSC-RX100 VII compact.

That is a lot bigger than the sensors sometimes present in smartphones, with the PRO-1 becoming a member of the very quick record of smartphones which have dared to make use of a 1-inch sensor, together with the Sharp Aquos R6 (solely accessible in Japan) and the way-ahead-of-its-time Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1, which was launched again in 2014.

Becoming a member of the 1-inch sensor is a spread of key applied sciences inherited from the Sony Alpha mirrorless vary, together with Actual-time Eye AF for people and animals plus Actual-time Monitoring.

Different key digital camera specs embrace 20fps burst capturing with steady auto-focus and auto-exposure, Optical Picture Stabilisation, 12-bit RAW recordsdata, as much as 4K HDR 120fps video recording, devoted shutter-release and film document buttons, and water and dirt resistance.

The PRO-I provides three totally different built-in photograph and video apps – Picture Professional supplies full handbook management over settings reminiscent of publicity, focus and drive mode, with a brand new Primary mode included into it, plus there’s devoted Video Professional and Cinema Professional apps.

On the telephone facet of issues, the PRO-I is similar to the Xperia 1 III by way of its core specs, with each sharing the identical Android 11 OS, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor, 12GB RAM, 5G and Wi-Fi 6 connectivity, 4,500mAh battery and a 6.5-inch 4K HDR OLED show with a speedy 120Hz refresh fee and no notches.

The Sony Xperia PRO-I is accessible now in Frosted Black solely, priced at £1,599 / $1,799 within the UK and USA respectively. It’s made in Japan.

On paper, for each nonetheless and transferring picture makers there’s an terrible lot to be enthusiastic about within the Xperia PRO-I, so learn on to learn how we obtained on utilizing it.

Ease of Use

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Earlier than we get into the nitty gritty of the digital camera and apps, let’s have a look across the modern and slender Xperia PRO-I.

It has the identical ultra-wide 6.5″, 21:9 side ratio 4K HDR OLED (3840×1644 pixel) display screen because the Xperia 1 III. With a 1,000,000:1 distinction ratio and 10-bit equal show, the colors are rendered superbly.

Asides from being the right format for watching motion pictures and gaming, there are a number of different advantages to ultra-wide screens.

With a maximised show dimension, the ‘multi-window’ perform that means that you can view and function two apps concurrently has sufficient room to breathe – it is a real choice.

The ultra-wide 21:9 side ratio of the display screen additionally offers a cleaner show for picture making, being completely suited to video, however on this case additionally for pictures. That is as a result of within the Professional Picture app, the digital camera capabilities and menus are displayed within the empty area to the facet of the highest quality 4:3 side ratio reside view.

Total, the display screen is nice, though we did discover it a problem at occasions to see it clearly when out in direct daylight, even at its brightest setting.

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The telephone itself is narrower than different 6.5-inch telephones and due to this fact simpler to carry. Nonetheless, it is lengthy format is unwieldy for single-hand use and you may typically need each of your fingers free for utilizing the digital camera.

Design-wise, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus on either side make the Xperia PRO-I a troublesome telephone. You’ll nonetheless wish to purchase a protecting case although, not least of which as a result of the sleek floor is slippery.

It additionally provides water resistance to an IPX5/IPX8 score and dirt resistance to an IP6X score.

The battery has 4,500mAh capability and might be charged to 50% in round half-hour with the provided 30w charger. You may simply get a full day’s use on a single cost – a efficiency that matches as much as the competitors. There may be additionally compatibility with a wi-fi charger dock, though this unit is just not provided with the telephone.

An extra look across the telephone reveals the only shared SIM/micro-SDXC card slot, quantity management rocker swap, and an on/off button.

Model new to the Xperia PRO-I is a button that can be utilized to leap straight into the Video Professional app, alongside which sits the newly redesigned shutter-release button – one press of this instantly opens the Picture Professional app – making it extremely fast and straightforward to leap straight into the primary nonetheless and video modes.

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Lo and behold, there’s additionally a 3.5mm headphone jack, too, whereas the considerably superfluous devoted Google Assistant button from the Xperia 1 III has fortunately disappeared.

For faster and simpler entry to the telephone apps, we wish to see an on-screen fingerprint scanner, as a substitute of the facility on/off scanner.

As normal, the inner reminiscence is a beneficiant 256GB and a micro SDXC card card be put in with assist for playing cards as much as 1TB.

On the rear is the triple lens digital camera, flash and a 3D iToF sensor used for autofocus and depth sensing. Fortunately, the lenses are positioned within the centre as you maintain the digital camera in panorama format for taking pictures, that means your fingers are a lot much less more likely to get in the best way.

The first rear lens has a 24mm focal size with 82° subject of view and most f/2 aperture. You then have the 50mm digital camera with 48° subject of view and f/2.4 most aperture, plus the 16mm ultra-wide lens with 124° subject of view and f/2.2 most aperture. It is also potential to digitally zoom in with any of these lenses, as much as a most of 150mm utilizing the 50mm lens.

There’s a single front-facing ‘selfie’ digital camera with 8MP decision, 78° subject of view and f/2.0 most aperture.

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Whereas out and about, we now have actually appreciated what every of the 16mm, 24mm and 50mm lenses convey. For panorama eventualities, that ultra-wide lens is especially helpful. We now have largely ignored the digital zoom due to the hostile affect on picture high quality.

Every of the three lenses provides a most 12MP picture dimension at 4:3 side ratio, however in contrast to the Xperia I III, all of them utilise totally different sized-sensors

The star of the present is the 24mm module, which is paired with the identical 1.0-inch-type Exmor RS sensor that is present in Sony’s Cybershot RX-series of compact cameras.

Sony say that the Xperia PRO-I is “Based mostly on the RX100 VII’s sensor however developed and tuned solely for the Xperia PRO-I”. Because the RX100 VII outputs 20.1 megapixels and the PRO-I solely produces 12 megapixel pictures, it is clear that whereas the latter does use the identical sensor as the previous, it solely really makes use of the centre of it – Petapixel estimate that the efficient sensor dimension is definitely solely round 1/1.3-inch.

Nonetheless, it does permit Sony to supply a class-leading 2.4μm pixel pitch for the 12 megapixels which can be accessible, which is nearly double that of most rival gadgets, together with the Xperia 1 III. Within the real-world this interprets into significantly better element in low-light conditions and fewer noise when capturing at larger ISO values, as you’ll be able to see in our Picture High quality part.

In the meantime, the 16mm module makes use of a smaller 1/2.5″ IMX363 Exmor RS for cell sensor and the 50mm module makes use of the 1/2.9″ IMX486 Exmor RS for cell sensor.

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One other benefit provided by the 24mm lens solely is the power to manually select between two-stop variable twin apertures of f/2.0 and f/4.0, opening up the potential of opting to blur the background or stopping-down for higher front-to-back element. It is a helpful characteristic that only a few smartphones provide.

It appears unusual to contemplate 12MP a low decision for a smartphone, however this very ethos has served the photograph high quality in Apple iPhone and Google Pixel telephones very effectively.

For pictures and video there are 4 most important methods to manage the digital camera, by means of the devoted Video Professional, Cinema Professional and Picture Professional apps, or by means of the brand new Primary mode, which is now included into the Picture Professional app.

Notice that the Primary mode is the one one that permits you to use an on-screen shutter button – the extra superior capturing modes require you to make use of the bodily shutter button on the facet of the machine as a substitute.

Within the Primary mode, you’ll be able to swap between the three focal lengths, alter brightness by way of a slider, and manually add a bokeh impact with the 24mm and 50mm lenses solely (bokeh is the phrase used to explain the aesthetic high quality of out-of-focus areas).

You may also choose the drive mode, flash mode and side ratio, and swap to the entrance going through digital camera for taking selfies. For movies, you’ll be able to alter the brightness, flip HDR on/off, flip Face/Eye AF on/off, and switch the Torch on/off.

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There are a number of extra photograph modes hidden away within the Extra menu; Panorama (which works very well), Sluggish Movement (for 120fps full HD movies), Portrait Selfie, and Artistic Impact (for making use of varied filters together with Previous Movie, Mirror and Harris Shutter).

To change to the extra superior capturing modes, you choose Primary within the top-right nook, which reveals a horizontal menu with 5 different choices – Auto, P, S, M and MR.

Taking advantage of that ultra-wide show, the format within the Professional apps is good. Sony Alpha customers will likely be acquainted with the menu format, with Auto and PSM publicity modes, EV compensation, AF-On and AEL buttons, drive mode, AF mode, focus space, ISO, metering, flash, white stability, Face/ Eye detection AF, file format, side ratio and dynamic vary optimiser/HDR.

There’s even a Lock slider to stop the digital camera settings from being inadvertently modified. A histogram, grid traces and degree gauge can all be displayed in actual time too.

Our solely criticism of the Picture Professional UI is that the menu format nonetheless does not robotically rotate when utilizing the digital camera in portrait mode, which makes utilizing the varied onscreen icons much more troublesome than in panorama mode. Surprisingly, portrait orientation does work within the new Primary mode, however not in any of the opposite extra superior modes.

Mixed with the place of the shutter-release and video-release buttons, which for right-handed folks is on the bottom-right of the machine, this makes capturing in portrait mode very awkward certainly.

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Pictures are taken within the Picture Professional app utilizing the shutter button on the facet of the telephone. Not like the usual digital camera app, there isn’t a on-screen shutter button choice.

We discovered the newly redesigned facet shutter button to be significantly better than the one on the Xperia 1 III. That includes the identical shutter swap module because the Sony RX100 collection, it is rather more tactile and has a extra pronounced half-way step for buying focus earlier than happening to totally press to take the shot.

Additional emphasising its photographic credentials, the Xperia PRO-I has a really distinctive waved-edge body which boosts your grip on the digital camera, which might be additional improved by becoming a wrist or neck strap to the built-in strap-hole.

In the end, those that know a bit about pictures will actually benefit from the Picture Professional App. And like within the newest Sony Alpha cameras, the continual AF within the Xperia PRO-I is great in a variety of eventualities. It provides 315 (21×15) phase-detection AF factors protecting 90% of the body (versus 70% on the Xperia 1 III), with all 3 lenses supporting phase-detection AF.

That is helped by the brand new addition of real-time monitoring straight from the Alpha vary of mirrorless cameras. This characteristic can precisely detect and concentrate on a topic after which maintain monitoring it even when it quickly strikes out of sight.

Sony’s industry-leading real-time face and eye detection AF is accessible right here for each folks and animals and has unerring accuracy and reliability.

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There may be the reassurance that steady AF is on the cash by way of these signature inexperienced squares that get displayed over your tracked topic – be it face or eye detection.

Then there are the drive modes supported by quick steady AF – as much as 20fps when capturing JPEGs full with steady AF and AE and an anti-distortion shutter that enables for sharper seize of fast-moving objects.

That headline-grabbing steady excessive drive mode is unfortunately solely accessible when utilizing the 24mm lens solely, although, whereas the opposite lenses are supported with a nonetheless fairly quick 10fps steady low drive mode.

In low distinction gentle, AF is great too. Regardless of the state of affairs, the Xperia PRO-I is lightning fast for focus and seize. It nearly appears absurd (in a great way) to have such action-photography-friendly options on a “mere” telephone.

We additionally must touch upon the Video Professional and Cinema Professional apps for video. Video Professional is a brand new app that joins the present Cinema Professional app from the Xperia 1 III.

It is somewhat complicated to haven’t one however two devoted apps for video, however mainly the Video Professional app is a lighter model of Cinema Professional, offering entry to many of the similar video options however not together with issues just like the LUTs which can be solely present in Cinema Professional.

You get 4K (3840×1644) or 2K (2520×1080) seize at as much as 60fps and new 120fps slow-motion, plus eight color grade presets along with a normal look. The shutter is robotically adjusted in response to your FPS, whether or not it’s 24, 25, 30 or 60fps – that is actually useful.

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All three focal lengths can be found for video mode, though not all FPS choices are. With a hard and fast aperture of f/2 to f/2.4 relying on the lens in use, direct daylight is just too vibrant even utilizing the bottom ISO 100 setting and positively when capturing at 24fps. We could not discover an ND filter impact choice to scale back gentle transmission. So if you wish to shoot video in daylight, 60fps is your solely actual choice.

Video AF is nice albeit with somewhat ‘twitching’ because it makes these micro changes, whereas handbook focus is managed by deciding on the gap on a slider.

There’s a actually neat characteristic to pick two handbook focus presets (‘A’ and ‘B’) on the slider to make a direct swap between these two distances. We will see a variety of use for this characteristic and are nonetheless pinching ourselves that that is on a telephone! Guide focus transitions are actually clean.

A common bitter statement in regards to the Xperia PRO-I is that not all options can be found in all modes or for all three focal lengths and it will take some time to work out what’s certainly potential.

All in all, the brand new Sony PRO-I is an much more succesful smartphone for photograph and video recording than the Xperia I III, no imply feat since that was already class-leading by way of its options and interface.

Picture High quality

All the pattern pictures on this evaluate had been taken utilizing the 12 megapixel JPEG setting, which produces a median picture dimension of round 5Mb.


Guide publicity management is feasible within the Picture Professional mode (the aperture might be set to both f/2 or f/4 when utilizing the 24mm lens solely), with an ISO 100-12800 vary, plus auto ISO. The ISO setting might be shifted in 1/3EV steps, and we now have included equivalent pictures taken on the base ISO after which each full ISO cease between ISO 100 and 12800.

With a most aperture between f/2 and f/2.4 relying on the lens in use, plus 5-axis picture stabilisation, chances are high the Xperia PRO-I will likely be set to ISO 100 or ISO 100 by way of auto ISO the vast majority of the time.

Actually, you will wish to do your finest to make use of ISO 100 as a result of the hostile results of noise is progressive with every ISO setting improve. Viewing pictures at 100% dimension on display screen, element stays sharp as much as ISO 1600, then mushier from ISO 3200 and better, with the quickest setting of ISO 12800 finest averted altogether.

In low distinction gentle reminiscent of shadows, JPEG element will likely be much less effectively outlined than within the brighter areas, regardless of the ISO setting. Noise can be influenced loads by the lens in use – you will get the highest quality footage potential through the use of the first 24mm lens as a result of it is the one one that’s paired with the 1-inch sensor, whereas the 16mm and 50mm lenses use a lot smaller 1/2.5″ and 1/2.9″ sensors respectively.

All being mentioned, in case you’re viewing the JPEG pictures on a smartphone or pill, they may seem very sharp as much as ISO 1600.

The corresponding DNG format RAW pictures are noticeably noisier and never as sharp as their JPEG equivalents, with extra color artifacts on the sooner ISO speeds, however they do clear up significantly better than the JPEGs in post-processing.


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Focal Vary

Three entrance lenses present the equal focal lengths of 16mm, 24mm and 50mm, with the 24mm being the first lens. Every lens can digitally zoom in by way of the quantity buttons, with a most attain of 150mm when utilizing the 50mm lens.








As with all small-sensor smartphone, the Xperia 1 II has first rate sufficient macro capabilities. It is minimal focus distance is roughly 10cm. Notice that when auto-focusing with the 50mm lens, the digital camera all the time says that the topic is in focus, even when it clearly is not.



Barrel distortion is well-controlled even when utilizing the 16mm ultra-wide-angle lens.








Each within the Picture Professional and the usual digital camera apps, the flash choices are; auto, fill-flash, red-eye discount, off and torch. Relying on lens alternative, app alternative and digital camera settings, not all flash choices can be found and there are inconsistencies between apps.





Portrait Selfie

There may be additionally a particular Portrait Selfie mode which is accessible from the Extra menu within the Primary capturing mode which supplies varied choices for “bettering” the portrait picture, together with bokeh, comfortable pores and skin, pores and skin brightness, eye enlargement and slender face.


Night time

Shutter pace and ISO is automated in the usual digital camera app, however within the Picture Professional app these settings might be manually adjusted. The utmost digital camera settings for night time pictures is a 30 second shutter pace and ISO 12800.


Artistic Results

There are a variety of various Artistic Results which can be found from the Extra menu within the Primary capturing mode – there are 19 results in whole.










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Color Sketch


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Partial Color


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The Xperia PRO-1 supplies a 360-degree Panorama mode which is accessible from the Extra menu within the Primary capturing mode.


Pattern Pictures

It is a choice of pattern pictures from the Sony Xperia PRO-I digital camera, which had been all taken utilizing the 12 megapixel JPEG setting. The thumbnails under hyperlink to the full-sized variations, which haven’t been altered in any manner.

Pattern RAW Pictures

The Sony Xperia PRO-I permits customers to seize RAW and JPEG format recordsdata. We have supplied some Sony RAW (DNG) samples so that you can obtain (thumbnail pictures proven under usually are not 100% consultant).

Pattern Motion pictures & Video

It is a pattern 4K film shot utilizing the 24mm lens on the high quality setting of 3840×2160 pixels at 30 frames per second. Please word that this 16 second film is 107Mb in dimension.

It is a pattern 4K film shot utilizing the 16mm lens on the high quality setting of 3840×2160 pixels at 30 frames per second. Please word that this 15 second film is 105.5Mb in dimension.

It is a pattern 4K film shot utilizing the 24mm lens on the high quality setting of 3840×2160 pixels at 30 frames per second. Please word that this 15 second film is 105.5Mb in dimension.

It is a pattern 1080p film shot utilizing the 24mm lens on the high quality setting of 1920×1080 pixels at 60 frames per second. Please word that this 15 second film is 58Mb in dimension.

It is a pattern 1080p film shot utilizing the 24mm lens on the high quality setting of 1920×1080 pixels at 30 frames per second. Please word that this 15 second film is 33.9Mb in dimension.

It is a pattern slow-motion film shot utilizing the 24mm lens on the high quality setting of 1280×720 pixels at 120 frames per second. Please word that this 59 second film is 94Mb in dimension.

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The Sony Xperia PRO-I is essentially the most succesful smartphone for pictures that we have ever examined, nevertheless it’s additionally by far the costliest – solely you’ll be able to resolve if it suits inside your personal private workflow.

Whereas the PRO-I’ll effectively have a 1-inch sensor inside it, the truth that it solely makes use of roughly 60% of that sensor’s space is undoubtedly going to disappoint anybody who’s swallowed Sony’s advertising blurb complete.

What you do get from the 1-inch sensor is a a lot bigger pixel dimension than common smartphones, which in flip leads to significantly better low-light efficiency. In comparison with Sony’s personal Xperia 1 III, for instance, which begins to lose element at ISO 400, we might be joyful to make use of the PRO-I all the best way as much as ISO 1600, particularly when capturing RAW recordsdata.

The opposite essential factor to notice when evaluating the Xperia PRO-1 is that the majority of its most options – 20fps burst capturing, twin aperture management, real-time eye AF, anti-distortion shutter, 12-bit RAW recordsdata, 4K HDR 120fps video and others – are solely supported by the 24mm normal lens and its 1-inch sensor.

Consequently, it is a significantly better thought to see the PRO-I as a smartphone with an immensely succesful 24mm prime lens, that additionally occurs to have much less well-appointed however nonetheless helpful 16mm and 50mm lenses onboard too – simply do not anticipate to get equal efficiency and have assist from all three.

We cherished the dealing with of the Xperia 1 III, and the brand new PRO-I takes issues even additional with the addition of a video document button and a significantly better shutter-release button. The truth that you’ll be able to long-press each to immediately soar into the Video Professional and Picture Professional apps, even when the machine is switched off, is actually interesting.

The actual fact nonetheless stays that whether or not you’re a Sony Alpha digital camera consumer or just a photograph fanatic, the format and dealing with of the three totally different Professional apps is arguably the very best round in any smartphone, clearly designed for many who want rather more inventive management.

For those who’ve ever been pissed off or restricted by your telephone’s digital camera app, ensure that to check out the Xperia interface to see what it ought to actually be like. We solely want that all the capturing modes supported portrait orientation, and never considerably inexplicably simply the Primary mode.

On the flip facet, this definitely is not a smartphone for extra informal customers. Whereas the Primary mode does its finest to scale back the complexity to easy point-and-shoot, the truth that there is no devoted algorithms for issues that almost all different flagship telephones provide, reminiscent of a ‘Night time Mode’, will finally simply show bewildering for a lot of.

Which leads us properly onto the price-tag. At £1,599 / $1,799 within the UK and USA respectively, the Xperia PRO-I is by far the costliest smartphone that we have ever examined.

Together with its no-holds-barred concentrate on skilled photographers and videographers, this additionally makes it essentially the most area of interest smartphone that we have ever examined – even a variety of these goal customers are going to be delay by the asking value, which in any case is sufficient to purchase an honest mirrorless digital camera with a lens.

However in case you match the consumer profile and have deep sufficient pockets, the Sony Xperia PRO-I is the final word smartphone for photographers and videographers alike – there’s merely nothing else prefer it in the marketplace.

4.5 stars

Scores (out of 5)
Design 4.5
Options 5
Ease-of-use 4.5
Picture high quality 5
Worth for cash 3

Most important Rivals

Listed under are among the rivals of the Sony Xperia PRO-I.

The Apple iPhone 13 is considered one of 4 new iPhones launched for 2021, launched concurrently the Mini, Professional and Professional Max fashions. With costs beginning at round £$779, is that this a superb match for eager photographers? Learn our in-depth iPhone 13 evaluate now, full with full-size pattern pictures and movies…

The OnePlus 9 Professional is the newest flagship smartphone for 2021 from OnePlus. Discover out if that is the very best smartphone for photographers and videographers by studying our in-depth OnePlus 9 Professional evaluate, full with full-size pattern pictures and movies.

The Galaxy S21 Extremely is Samsung’s new flagship smartphone for 2021. That includes a quad-camera setup with 108 megapixels and a 10x optical zoom, 8K video recording, a 5000mAH battery and 5G connectivity, is that this the final word smartphone for eager photographers? Discover out now by studying our professional Samsung Galaxy S21 Extremely evaluate, full with full-size pattern pictures and movies…

Sony’s venerable RX100 compact digital camera collection has now reached its seventh iteration with the launch of the RX100 VII. What may Sony have presumably added to make this already wonderful digital camera even higher? Discover out now by studying our in-depth Sony RX100 VII evaluate, full with an enormous gallery of full-size pattern pictures and movies.

The Sony Xperia 1 III is a brand new flagship smartphone for 2021 that has loads to supply eager photographers and videographers. This contains 20fps burst capturing, real-time AF monitoring and actual time eye AF for people and animals, 16mm, 24mm, 70mm and 105mm focal lengths, and superior Picture Professional and Cinema Professional apps. Learn our in-depth Sony Xperia 1 III evaluate, full with full-size pattern pictures and movies, to seek out out if this new smartphone can justify its £1199 / $1299 price-tag…

Overview Roundup

Critiques of the Sony Xperia PRO-I from across the net.

The designated “I” within the title says all of it. It stands for imaging, making it clear what Sony prioritized when it developed the Xperia Professional-I. That is extra like a point-and-shoot Alpha digital camera first and smartphone second, but placing the 2 collectively does result in inherent benefits over opponents.

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What if the Sony Xperia 1 III went to highschool and obtained a level in filmmaking? No must surprise – it will turn into an imaging skilled. It might turn into the Xperia Professional-I.

Learn the complete evaluate »



166 x 72 x 8.9 mm


211 g


6.5″ 21:9 huge show
4K HDR OLED (3840 x 1644)
120Hz Refresh fee, 240Hz Movement blur discount
, 240Hz Contact scanning fee Creator mode “powered by CineAlta” – Impressed by Grasp Monitor color replica, DCI-P3 100%, ITU-R BT.2020 (REC.2020)
, Illuminant D65 White level, 10 bit tonal gradation , X1™ for cell, 21:9 Multi-window, Multi-window swap, One hand mode
H.263, H.264, H.265, MPEG-4 Video, AV1, VP8, VP9


, Mud proof(IP6X)
Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus™ (Entrance), Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6 (Rear)

Digital camera

Triple lens digital camera

Rear Digital camera (1)

1.0-type Exmor RS sensor
24 mm

Rear Digital camera (2)

1/2.9″ Exmor RS for cell sensor
50 mm

Rear Digital camera (3)

1/2.5″ Exmor RS for cell sensor
16 mm

Digital camera Options

Pictures Professional, ZEISS® high quality lenses calibrated particularly for Xperia PRO-I, ZEISS® Tessar T* Lens, As much as 20fps AF/AE
, As much as 60 occasions per second steady AF/AE calculation
, Actual-time Eye AF(Human, Animal)
, Actual-time Monitoring
, 3D iToF, RGB-IR, OIS photograph , LED, Picture flash, Picture gentle, Video gentle, AI Tremendous Decision Zoom, HDR (Excessive Dynamic Vary) photograph
JPEG(.jpg), RAW(.dng)

Video Recording

Cinematography Professional “powered by CineAlta”, Videography Professional, 4K HDR Video recording 24, 25, 30, 60 and 120fps
, OIS and EIS Video
, Optical SteadyShot™with FlawlessEye™ , SteadyShot™ with Clever Lively Mode (5-axis stabilization) , Slowmotion(720p 120fps), Clever wind filter
.mp4(H.264, H.265)

Entrance Digital camera (1)

HDR (Excessive Dynamic Vary) photograph, SteadyShot™ with Clever Lively Mode (5-axis stabilization), Portrait selfie, Show flash, Hand gesture


Hello-Decision Audio, Excessive-Decision Audio Wi-fi (LDAC
3.5mm audio jack, 360 Actuality Audio
, 360 Actuality Audio {hardware} decoding
, 360 Spatial Sound
, Full-stage stereo audio system, Dolby Atmos®
, DSEE Final, Stereo Recording, Qualcomm® aptX™ HD audio
AAC-LC, AAC+, eAAC+, AAC-ELD, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, FLAC, MP3, MIDI, Vorbis, PCM, Opus, ALAC, DSD, Dolby Atmos, Dolby AC-4, 360 Actuality Audio Music Format


PS Distant Play
, DUALSHOCK®4 Management compatibility , Sport enhancer


Dynamic Vibration System

Reminiscence & Storage

microSDXC assist (as much as 1 TB)

SIM Functionality

Twin SIM hybrid

Working System

Android™ 11


Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 888 5G Cellular Platform


4500 mAh
USB Energy Supply (USB PD) quick charging
Xperia Adaptive Charging, Battery Care, STAMINA Mode


850, 900, 1800, 1900
2100(Band 1), 1900(Band 2), 1700(Band 4), 850(Band 5), 800(Band 6), 900(Band 8), 800(Band 19)
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 66
n1, n3, n5, n7, n8, n20, n28, n38, n40, n41, n77, n78


A-GPS, A-GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS
Bluetooth® 5.2 wi-fi know-how
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gbps)
Good connectivity, Google Forged, NFC, Output video/picture by way of Show Port assist TypeC Cable or USB-C to HDMI Adapter Cable (Show port 4K/60fps)


Fingerprint sensor


Listening to Assist Compatibility (HAC)

, Teletypewriter (TTY)

/SERVICES: Dwell Transcribe

, Sound notifications

/SCREEN READERS: Choose to Converse

, TalkBack

, Textual content-to-speech output

/DISPLAY: Font dimension, Show dimension, Darkish theme, Magnification, Color correction, Color inversion, Massive mouse pointer, Take away animations /INTERACTION CONTROLS: Accessibility Menu

, Swap Entry

, Click on after mouse pointer stops transferring, Energy button ends name, Auto-rotate display screen, Contact & maintain delay, Time to take motion (Accessibility timeout), Vibration & haptic power, System navigation /AUDIO & ON-SCREEN TEXT: Mono audio, Audio stability, Caption preferences /EXPERIMENTAL: Excessive distinction textual content, Shortcut from lock display screen

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