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    Xperia 1Xperia 1Features

    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.


    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.

    Everything you watch, remastered to perfection

    The X1™ for mobile engine brings BRAVIA 4K upscaling and HDR remaster technologies to everything you watch. Even streaming content will have more contrast, color, and clarity.

    "Creator mode"

    Professional level color reproduction

    Experience Sony®'s professional color accuracy and reproduction with "Creator mode" powered by CineAlta.

    10 bit color screen

    Smoother colors on screen

    The Xperia 1 has a 10 bit equivalent display (8 bit with 2 bit smoothing) that can display a myriad of colors 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 colors appear more natural. The screen also supports professional level reproduction standards like DCI-P3 100%, BT20201 color space and D65 White Point.

    A screen made for multitasking

    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.


    Professional imaging with a triple lens camera system

    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: 16 mm super wide-angle, versatile 26 mm and 52 mm lens with 2x optical zoom.

    Take pro-style photographs with precision focus

    Precision autofocus technologies taken from our Alpha range of cameras keep your photos in focus—even in scenes with fast movement. It’s the professional Sony® camera experience in your smartphone.

    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

    BIONZ® X for mobile with RAW noise reduction

    RAW noise reduction technology from Sony Alpha cameras, cuts noise in photos before it is encoded in JPEG format, making the final picture smother and clearer.

    Eye Auto Focus

    World’s first Eye AF in a smartphone

    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.

    10FPS AF/AE

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

    With up to 10 FPS 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 ISO, 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 color, even in backlit scenes or low light.

    Steady movie recording with optical and electronic image stabilization

    The Xperia 1 has a unique hybrid stabilization system—combining optical image stabilization and electronic image stabilization 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 color settings as the professionals. Expertise from Sony's Digital motion picture camera engineers, LOOK color settings, 21:9 ratio, 4K HDR, and 24 fps, give you the tools you need.

    Professional LOOK color settings

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


    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.

    Smartphone sound reimagined in High-Resolution Audio

    Take every track closer to the original recording with High-Resolution Audio2 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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    All your games in one place

    Game Enhancer lets you access all your mobile games in one place.


    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 IP65/683 rating means it can stand up to water, dust and more.

    Choose the right color for you

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

    • Black Xperia 1Black
    • Purple Xperia 1Purple

    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.

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    1. 1Xperia 1 does not cover the BT.2020 color space in full.
    2. 2High-resolution Audio and High-Resolution Audio Wireless require compatible headset.
    3. 3Xperia 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 the faucet, 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 Note the Xperia 1 has a capless USB port to connect and charge. The USB port must be completely dry before charging.
    4. 4All on-screen images are for illustrative purposes only.