Sony Xperia 5 II brings performance power in a compact body

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The company says that the Xperia 5 II has the "first 4K HDR 120fps slow-motion movie recording in a smartphone", which can be played back at 5x slow motion (which shakes out to a cinematic 24 frames per second). It'll also have all the "pro" options Sony smartphone fans have come to expect.

Inside the phone everything is powered by a Snapdragon 865 processor, and that's matched up with 8 GB of RAM and either 128 GB or 256 GB of internal storage. After a series of leaks and rumors, the company has finally made the Sony Xperia 5 II official with powerful camera capabilities.

But would you still get a Sony Xperia phone if it were to ship in Kenya? A 4,000mAh battery keeps the lights on, and it supports USB PD fast charging.

Sony has also increased the touch sampling rate of the Xperia 5 II's display to 240Hz.

Sony has positioned the Xperia 5 II as a gaming machine, too.

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Sporting a 6.1-inch 21:9 OLED display, the Xperia 5 II looks to be a smaller version of the Xperia 1 II, except that the Xperia 5 II has a few new features not found on its bigger sibling.

On the rear, it has a triple-camera setup that includes a 12MP primary sensor and two more 12MP cameras including an ultra-wide lens. These are coated with Zeiss T* coating for reduced reflections for improved contrast and image rendering. The new Sony offering is a high-end Android beast from head to toe, and generously employs the company's proprietary camera tricks and audio-visual technology.

Fast camera designed with award-winning technology from Alpha series cameras including Real-time Eye AF for humans and animals for ideal portraits every time, and up to 20 fpsburst shooting with continuous AutoFocus that performs AF / AE calculations at 60 times per second for unmissable moments that are always in focus. There are some improvements on the software side that will be ported over to the Xperia 1 II. Here's everything you need to know. Even with the included power brick a 50% charge is achieved in 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can use the front-firing stereo speakers.

Other features include Hi-Res audio for wired and wireless earphones, Dolby Atmos, and 360 Reality Audio features. Sony is also offering a host of gaming-related enhancements courtesy of its Game enhancer toolkit, and also lets users enjoy games by connecting the Xperia 5 II directly to a DUALSHOCK 4 wireless controller. It comes in three colors: Black, Blue, and Grey, with color availability varying by country. For those that order before 29th November 2020, they will receive a gaming bundle comprising of a gaming headset, a 10,000mAh power bank, and 21,600 Call of Duty Mobile points.

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