Sony Xperia 8 launched: SD630, 6″ display, available in Japan from early-Oct onward

During the last IFA 2019, Sony has introduced the Sony Xperia 5 smartphone. In the recent time, Sony has updated its Xperia line-up with the Xperia 8 and it will be launched in Japan very soon.

Sony Xperia 8:

  • Android 9 system
  • 6.0 inch 21:9 FHD+ display with resolution 2520 × 1080
  • Snapdragon 630 processor
  • 6GB RAM+64GB ROM (micro SD can be expanded to 512GB)
  • Rear 12 megapixel + 8 megapixel dual camera
  • Front 8 megapixel lens
  • 2760mAh battery
  • USB Type-C interface
  • IPX5/8 waterproof, IP6X dustproof
  • Side fingerprint recognition
  • 3.5mm interface
  • 158 x 69 x 8.1mm
  • 170g
  • Black, white, orange, blue

The Sony Xperia 8 is a mid-range smartphone that features 6″ FHD+ display and protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. The display is sized with aspect ratio at 21:9 and powered by BRAVIA technology.

One iconic design of its rear camera is the dual rear camera is aligned horizontally.

There are two rear camera which one is 12MP with f/1.9 and 8MP camera with f/2. The camera supports 2x optical zoom, Osmake screen recognition and there is a 8MP front facing camera supports portrait mode, 4K video recording, Steady Shot, 120fps slow mo and more.

Specification wise, it is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC with 6GB RAM, 64GB ROM and a battery sized at 2760mAh. There is no quickcharge specifications revealed but we know that there is a side fingerprint sensor.

More details will be available at Sony Japan official site.