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    Get to know the Xperia 1

    The Xperia 1 was created to bring you the best of Sony’s professional display, camera, and audio technologies in a smartphone. With a large 6.5" 21:9 CinemaWide™ 4K HDR OLED display, triple lens camera system and cinematic Dolby Atmos® multi-dimensional sound.

    The Xperia 1 was created to bring you the best of Sony’s professional display, camera, and audio technologies in a smartphone. With a large 6.5" 21:9 CinemaWide™ 4K HDR OLED display, triple lens camera system and cinematic Dolby Atmos® multi-dimensional sound.

    Display

    Experience the world's first 4K HDR OLED screen

    Get closer to the movie theatre experience with a 21:9 CinemaWide 6.5” 4K HDR OLED screen – experience a cinematic aspect ratio and colour accuracy to bring you a picture that’s true to the creator´s vision.

    Stream movies on Netflix in 21:9

    A 21:9 CinemaWide display lets you watch your favourite compatible movies on Netflix* as they were meant to be seen automatically enabling Creator mode "powered by CineAlta" for accurate colour reproduction.

    *Netflix Streaming Membership required. 4K Ultra HD limitations apply.

    Everything you watch, remastered to perfection

    The X1™ for mobile engine brings BRAVIA HDR remaster technology to everything you watch. Even streaming content will have more contrast, colour and clarity.

    Professional level colour reproduction

    Creator mode "powered by CineAlta" brings contents to life exactly as it was envisioned. The display, together with originally developed image processing, supports wide colour space ITU-R BT.2020 as well as DCI-P3 with Illuminant D65.

    10 bit colour screen

    Smoother colours on screen

    The Xperia 1 has a 10 bit equivalent display (8 bit with 2 bit smoothing) that can display a myriad of colours without banding.

    1000,000:1 contrast ratio

    Professional-grade display

    With a high contrast ratio of 1000,000:1, the Xperia 1 can present deeper levels of black, while colours appear more natural. The screen also supports professional level reproduction standards like DCI-P3 100%, BT20201 colour space and D65 White Point.

    Cinematic multi-dimensional sound from Dolby Atmos®

    Expertly designed for movie theatres, Dolby Atmos® creates an amazing audio experience with multi-dimensional sound that flows above and around you for the optimal immersive movie experience.

    A screen made for multi-tasking

    The 6.5” 21:9 CinemaWide screen gives you room to do more with your smartphone. The wide display improves the multi-tasking experience, as you see more of everything with two windows open.

    Camera

    Professional imaging quality with a triple lens camera

    The Xperia 1 has three lenses with bright aperture and large pixel pitch to capture beautiful images in different scenes and challenging low light situations: 16mm super wide-angle, versatile 26mm and 52mm lens with 2x optical zoom.

    BIONZ X for mobile, Sony's professional Alpha camera technology

    This new BIONZ X for mobile image-processing engine brings Sony's Alpha technologies to Xperia. With new RAW noise reduction and the world's first Eye AF (Auto Focus) and 10FPS AF/AE (Auto Focus and Auto Exposure) it gives you precision focus for striking portraits and high speed shooting.

    Raw noise reduction

    Improved low light images

    The Xperia 1 has many technologies to improve the low light pictures: main camera with big 1/2.6 inch sensor size with large 1.4μm pixel pitch, bright F1.6 lens, OIS, plus RAW noise reduction technology from Sony´s Alpha cameras that cuts noise in photos before compression, making the final picture sharper and clearer.

    Eye Auto Focus

    World’s first Eye AF in a smartphone2

    The eyes are the most important features of a face, that´s why professional photographers target them, for accurate and beautiful shots. Eye AF technology helps you capture on focus images by tracking the eyes.

    Fast, continuous shooting with up to 10FPS AF/AE

    With up to 10FPS AF/AE (Auto Focus and Auto Exposure) you can shoot clear focused and balanced photo in burst mode when your subject is moving.

    Precision focus in low light

    Dual photo diode technology gives you fast auto focus in low light conditions.

    Full manual control of shutter speed and ISO

    With full manual control of shutter speed and ISO3, plus up to 30 second exposure you can enjoy even more creative control over your photos – just like you’d have with a professional camera.

    Record beautiful 4K HDR movies

    The Xperia 1 can record in 4K HDR – take videos with exceptional dynamic range and contrast, with true to life colour, even in backlit scenes or low light.

    Optical SteadyShot™

    The Xperia 1 has a unique hybrid stabilisation system – combining optical image stabilisation and electronic image stabilisation simultaneously. It gives you shake free and smooth videos even when recording on the move.

    Cinema Pro "powered by CineAlta" – 21:9 movie recording

    Record movies with the same parameters and colour settings as the professionals. Expertise from Sony Digital motion picture camera engineers, Look colour management pre-sets, 21:9 ratio, 4K HDR and 24fps, give you the tools you need.

    Professional Look colour management pre-sets

    With eight different colour settings you can bring the mood of different cinema styles to your videos.

    Audio

    Smartphone sound reimagined in High-Resolution Audio

    Take every track closer to the original recording with High-Resolution Audio4 and DSEE HX. With built-in stereo speakers, you’ll hear all your music loud and clear while LDAC streaming makes everything sound great when you’re listening wirelessly.

    Get deeper into the game with a 21:9 CinemaWide display

    The Xperia 1's 21:9 CinemaWide display gives you an amazing, unrestricted view.

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    Design

    Seamless and sleek design

    A seamless design, metal frame and glass front and back create a sleek and stylish smartphone that looks as good as it feels.

    Durable Gorilla® Glass 6 and IP65/68 rating

    The Xperia 1 has Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6 on the front and back, for tougher durability and protection against drops. And an IP65/685 rating means it can stand up to water, dust and more.

    Choose the right colour for you

    The Xperia 1 comes in a range of colours to match your style.

    • Black Xperia 1Black
    • Purple Xperia 1Purple
    • White Xperia 1White
    • White Xperia 1Grey

    Side sense with AI

    Side sense is a powerful AI that selects the apps you’re most likely to want to use based on recent usage, time, location and other ways you use your phone. You can even launch two apps at once in separate windows.

    Disclaimers
    1. 1Xperia 1 does not cover the BT.2020 colour space in full.
    2. 2Xperia 1 camera features Eye AF (autofocus) capable of identifying and keeping a human eye in focus. Verified by Strategy Analytics' SpecTRAXService against the published camera specifications for over 14,000 smartphones. Correct as of the 24th February 2019.
    3. 3Full manual control only available for 52mm and 26mm cameras.
    4. 4High-resolution Audio and High-Resolution Audio Wireless require compatible headset.
    5. 5Xperia 1 is water resistant and protected against dust, so don’t worry if you get caught in the rain or want to wash off dirt under a tap, but remember all ports and attached covers should be firmly closed. You should not put the device completely underwater; or expose it to seawater, salt water, chlorinated water or liquids such as drinks. Abuse and improper use of device will invalidate warranty. The device has been tested under Ingress Protection rating IP65/68. For more info, see https://support.sonymobile.com/ie/dm/waterresistant/. Note the Xperia 1 has a capless USB port to connect and charge. The USB port needs to be completely dry before charging.
    6. 6All on-screen images are for illustrative purposes only.