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Unprecedented image quality

Unprecedented image quality

The Xperia 1 V's revolutionary Exmor T for mobile image sensor has an innovative 2-Layer Transistor Pixel – one for the photodiode and one for the phototransistor – 2x better than its predecessor in low light , with less noise. People, animals, cityscapes, landscapes: your world, beautifully captured.

Immersive entertainment

Immersive entertainment

With its 21:9 Wide 4K HDR OLED 120Hz Refresh rate display and premium audio technologies, the Xperia 1 V lets you lose yourself in movies, TV, music and games.

Glass with functional tactile design

Glass with functional tactile design

The Xperia 1 V features an innovative texturised finish that changes the way a smartphone feels in your hands. Decorative yet durable, it improves the grip and looks beautiful.

Next-generation sensor captures more light than ever

Next-generation sensor captures more light than ever

Developed by Sony, the all-new Exmor T for mobile sensor on the Xperia 1 V, together with AI processing, contributes to image quality that's twice as good as its predecessor in low light . It also enables exceptional colour expression.

How does the new sensor work?

How does the new sensor work?

The new Exmor T for mobile image sensor has an innovative 2-Layer Transistor Pixel – one for the photodiode and one for the phototransistor – enabling it to capture more light and significantly reduce image noise. In fact, the noise level is improved by 2x compared with the previous model under low-light situations.

Innovative sensor meets advanced processing

Innovative sensor meets advanced processing

The new sensor is supported by the latest computational processing to reduce noise and enhance dynamic range in low-light situations, with impressive results never seen before on a smartphone.

Capture amazing shots even in dark scenes

Capture amazing shots even in dark scenes

Using the latest computational processing to reduce noise and enhance dynamic range, this feature lets you capture bright images even in dark scenes where details are barely visible to the naked eye.

Cinematic video, no colour grading needed

Cinematic video, no colour grading needed

Based on the S-Cinetone loved by professionals in the Cinema Line and Alpha series, S-Cinetone for mobile allows easy shooting of a cinema-like look and produces impressive images with beautiful skin tones without post-editing. Combined with high frame rate video recording at up to 4K and 120fps on all lenses, it gives you greater scope for creative expression.

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6 preset looks, just like Alpha 

6 preset looks, just like Alpha 

Like some Alpha cameras, the Xperia 1 V features Creative Look, a selection of 6 preset looks to use when shooting photos or video. You can even customise the presets to suit your creative vision, saving you post-processing time – so you can share your work on social media straight after shooting.

Record in 4K HDR 120fps

Record in 4K HDR 120fps

No need to compromise on quality – the Xperia 1 V lets you shoot stunning video in 4K HDR 120fps on all lenses.  You can also select frame rate settings to produce up to 5x slow-motion clips.

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Create content with a choice of lenses

Create content with a choice of lenses

The Xperia 1 V wide-angle 24mm lens is paired with the new Exmor T for mobile sensor with 2-Layer Transistor Pixel. The camera set-up is complemented by the ultra-wide 16mm, and the telephoto with true optical zoom between 85 and 125mm. All main lenses offer 4K HDR 120fps video recording, Eye AF, Real-time tracking and ZEISS T* anti-reflective coating, which contributes to the superior optical quality of images by minimising unwanted lens effects such as reflections. An improved 12MP front camera completes the camera set-up.

True optical zoom lens with no image degradation

True optical zoom lens with no image degradation

With true 85-125mm optical zoom, the Xperia 1 V offers images free of digital degradation between 85mm-125mm. Combined with optical stabilisation and Real-time Eye AF and tracking, it's ideal for portraits with optical bokeh.

Improved front camera

Improved front camera

The 12MP front camera sees further improvements over the previous model, with enhanced noise reduction in dark areas of images, and 4K 60fps video recording.

Professional technology from Alpha cameras

Professional technology from Alpha cameras

The Xperia 1 V was co-developed with the engineers behind the latest Alpha 1 series cameras, renowned for their industry-leading autofocus technology, and with input from professional photographers, who helped tune the technology and refine the photographic experience and results. And just as Alpha photographers expect the same performance in any lens, so the Xperia 1 V offers the same AF capabilities across all its lenses. 

Fastest ever burst shooting up to 30fps

Fastest ever burst shooting up to 30fps

On all three main lenses, continuous burst shooting has evolved from 20fps to 30fps – the same as the professional Alpha 1 camera and our highest-ever burst shooting capability on Xperia.Read the video text transcript for this video

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Eye AF brings portraits to life

Eye AF brings portraits to life

Whether you're photographing people or animals, Real-time Eye AF lets you take engaging, expressive portraits with all three main lenses. Accurate face detection is performed by AI.

Stay focused on a selected subject

Stay focused on a selected subject

Drawing on Alpha AF technology, the Xperia 1 V can precisely track any subject you select on all three main lenses, whether you're shooting photos or videos.Read the video text transcript for this video

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The perfect smartphone for vloggers

The perfect smartphone for vloggers

If you're a vlogger or live streamer, the Xperia 1 V offers a host of features to make life easier and enhance your content. You can also add the Vlog Monitor and a Bluetooth shooting grip, such as the GP-VPT2BT, for even more creative control and shooting freedom.

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Product Showcase Setting, ideal for review videos

Product Showcase Setting, ideal for review videos

Shooting a video review? Activate the Product Showcase Setting and the main camera will automatically focus on the subject at the centre of the frame, switching easily between you and the product you´re reviewing. For total convenience, use it with the Vlog Monitor on a tripod. 

Record speech more clearly

Record speech more clearly

Along with stereo microphones for recording surrounding sound, the Xperia 1 V has an extra Voice priority microphone, enabling you to record speech clearly while other sounds remain in the background. It also features the Intelligent wind filter, our industry-leading audio separation technology to filter out wind noise.

Let Xperia and Alpha work together

Let Xperia and Alpha work together

Combine Xperia with your Alpha camera for an even more effortless creative experience. You can control Alpha from your Xperia, use it as an external monitor, and share your Alpha photos online within moments of shooting them.

Smartphone entertainment at its best

Smartphone entertainment at its best

Drawing on Sony's unrivalled expertise both in motion pictures and the music industry, the Xperia 1 V delivers an exceptional entertainment experience, whether you're watching a movie or listening to your favourite sounds. 

Immerse yourself in a 4K HDR OLED 120Hz refresh rate display

Immerse yourself in a 4K HDR OLED 120Hz refresh rate display

With its 4K HDR OLED 120Hz Refresh rate display and no notches to interrupt your view on the 6.5" 21:9 Wide screen, the Xperia 1 V lets you lose yourself in movies and TV. Using BRAVIA HDR remaster technology, the X1™ for mobile engine lets you enjoy more contrast, colour and clarity, even on streaming content.

Real-time HDR adjustment for better images in any environment

Real-time HDR adjustment for better images in any environment

Real-time HDR drive reproduces the gradation of overexposed and underexposed areas and displays them smoothly. It also improves visibility by increasing contrast according to your environment. It now supports both HDR10 and HLG, covering more streaming services, and HDR videos captured by the Xperia 1 V.

Clear, powerful sound from the built-in stereo speakers 

Clear, powerful sound from the built-in stereo speakers 

The Xperia 1 V's advanced high-power speaker amplifier improves the breadth and depth of sound, as well as the extension of low and high frequencies, realising more dynamic and clear sound. So you can enjoy movies and music without the need for dedicated external speakers. 

3.5mm audio jack for that wired listening experience

3.5mm audio jack for that wired listening experience

Engineered using high-grade materials and electronic components, the Xperia 1 V's 3.5mm audio jack lets you enjoy the high fidelity sound quality that only wired headphones can provide.

Experience 360 Reality Audio – like you're there with the artist

Experience 360 Reality Audio – like you're there with the artist

Immerse yourself in sound all around you, as real as if you are there at a live concert or with the artist recording in a studio. With 360 Reality Audio, music has never been so immersive and so real. Enjoy it on the speakers or headphones.  

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Record music like a pro, now with piano support

Record music like a pro, now with piano support

Whether you're in a quiet space or a room with reverberation, Music Pro on the Xperia 1 V lets you record vocal sounds easily without any external microphone. You can also work with acoustic guitar or piano, extending your musical options. 

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Play to win with the Xperia 1 V

Play to win with the Xperia 1 V

Created in collaboration with elite eSports players, the Xperia 1 V has been designed with one goal in mind: winning. Used as official gear on the pro gaming circuit, Xperia offers all the speed, performance and reliability required for mobile gaming at the highest level.

Play to win with the Xperia 1 V

Play to win with the Xperia 1 V

Created in collaboration with elite eSports players, the Xperia 1 V has been designed with one goal in mind: winning. Used as official gear on the pro gaming circuit, Xperia offers all the speed, performance and reliability required for mobile gaming at the highest level.

Manage settings easily

Manage settings easily

With the Game enhancer dashboard it's easy to check your current settings and device status, and make any changes you need to enhance comfort and performance.

Powered for your everyday needs

Powered for your everyday needs

The Snapdragon® 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform sets a new standard for connected computing and groundbreaking AI to enable extraordinary experiences with efficient power consumption. CPU performance is 35 faster than the previous generation, with 40 power savings, while GPU is up to 25 faster with 45 better power efficiency. Champion-level gameplay immerses all the senses with the new Snapdragon Elite Gaming™. 

Powerful 5,000mAh battery and fast charging

Powerful 5,000mAh battery and fast charging

The Xperia 1 V is equipped with a 5,000mAh battery, providing plenty of power to get you through the day. For example, you can enjoy up to 20 hours of video playback – and if your battery needs a boost, you can fast charge up to 50 in just 30 minutes with the optional charger XQZ-UC1.

Convenient wireless charging

Convenient wireless charging

No more tangled cables – just place the Xperia 1 V on a Qi certified optional wireless charger to power up the battery.

Keeps your battery in good shape

Keeps your battery in good shape

To maintain battery health, battery care prevents overcharging while Xperia Adaptive Charging ensures the battery isn't overworked as it charges.[A] Conventional [B] New Xperia[1] At the start of use [2] After 3 years of useRead the video text transcript for this video

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Keeps your battery in good shape

Keeps your battery in good shape

To maintain battery health, battery care prevents overcharging while Xperia Adaptive Charging ensures the battery isn't overworked as it charges.[A] Conventional [B] New Xperia[1] At the start of use [2] After 3 years of useRead the video text transcript for this video

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High performance for extended use

High performance for extended use

Compared to its predecessor, the Xperia 1 V offers significant power management and consumption improvements. And the volume of the heat diffusion sheet has been expanded by approximately 60%, improving heat dissipation. So you can use your phone for longer without worrying about overheating impairing performance. 

Take it anywhere and everywhere

Take it anywhere and everywhere

For peace of mind, especially when you're out and about, the Xperia 1 V features IP65/68 water resistance and dust protection.

Protection from drops and scratches

Protection from drops and scratches

The Xperia 1 V uses the latest Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus® 2 on the front, with high scratch resistance and improved drop performance on rougher surfaces. The back features Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus® with a special texture and frosted glass finish, making it more resistant to fingerprints and surface scratches. 

Making packaging sustainable

Making packaging sustainable

As part of Sony's sustainability drive, the Xperia 1 V features no plastic packaging, with plastic components either eliminated or replaced with paper materials. We've also made the packaging slim and compact for more efficient transportation.

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Improving accessibility

Improving accessibility

From enabling voice control to increasing text size, the Xperia 1 V includes a range of accessibility features, enabling anyone to communicate freely, whatever their individual needs.

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