Sony Xperia 1 III (512GB, Purple, Special Import)
Please note this product is a "Special Import" item which means that we import it for you, once an order is placed and paid for. Normally, these items arrive with us within 7-10 working days from order assuming no issues with stock availability. All "Special Import" items carry a warranty of 12 months. A restocking fee will apply for returns under the "Change of Mind" clause, due to the product being imported specially for you.
Sony Xperia 1 III - Overview
With the Sony Xperia 1 III, you can experience breathtaking speed in everything you do. It draws on Sony expertise in both visual and audio to produce an incredible smartphone.
It has an immersive 6.5-inch 4K HDR OLED 21:9 CinemaWide display with a 120Hz refresh rate for smooth interactions and great visuals. The quad-camera array featuring ZEISS optics consisting of 3x 12 MP cameras offering a choice of capture capabilities including wide, ultra-wide and telephoto provides the ability to create stunning photography.
A powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G Mobile Platform with 12GB ensures you have all the performance you need with plenty of space available, as there is 256GB of internal storage.
Like all Sony smartphones, the Xperia 1 III has a minimalistic design, which is ergonomic, ensuring it is easy to hold and use throughout the day. The IP65/68 water resistance, along with Corning Gorilla Victus Glass on the front and Corning Gorilla Glass 6 on the reverse ensures this phone can withstand the rigours of daily life.
The 6.5" 4K HDR OLED 21:9 CinemaWide display offers a mesmerising experience as you watch media content. With a cinematic aspect ratio, you can enjoy your films as the original content provider intended, with a stunningly high 4K (3840x1644) resolution.
Enjoy the benefit of smooth navigation through menus and scrolling in games with the 120Hz refresh rate. It ensures you have a fast and interactive experience.
With 240Hz Motion Blur reduction technology, there is a reduction in frame lag, giving you a clearer image on the screen. While the Creator mode, "powered by CineAlta" - Inspired by Master Monitor colour reproduction offers a new level of colour accuracy. BRAVIA HDR remaster technology improves everything you watch, even streaming content with improvements to contrast, colour, and clarity.
Sony always offers exceptional photography capabilities on its flagship smartphones, and this is where the Sony Xperia 1 III truly excels. It has been co-developed with engineers behind the latest Alpha 9 series of cameras.
Experience industry-leading autofocus and an interface designed for professional photographers. With it possible to capture incredible images using Real-time AF for humans and animals, even when the subject is in motion.
Naturally, there is RAW support for saving your content with the highest level of detail.
Legendary ZEISS optics with specific calibration for this Xperia smartphone. With a ZEISS T Coating reducing reflections for improvements in your photography.
An 8MP front-facing camera offers the ability to take enticing selfies, with a range of beauty effects. Ensuring you can instantly share great-looking photos with your friends.
Dolby Atmos offers an immersive experience offering multi-dimension sound which flows around you, bringing your movies to life in a new way when listening on compatible headphones.
Professional tuning makes the Xperia 1iii a smartphone product that is for true audiophiles.
5G mobile data connectivity offers you the ability to share high-quality content on social media with friends. You can also connect to the internet like never and download data incredibly fast.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G Mobile Platform with 12GB of RAM ensures you have the maximum performance to take advantage of the features and capabilities of the Xperia 1 III.
There is 512GB of internal storage supplied and compatibility with 1TB SD cards if you need more space for your photography or movie interests.
Adaptive charging monitors your battery and keeps it healthy for longer by ensuring it is not overworked, improving its lifespan. When you need to charge, the fast charger will add up to 50% charge in just 30 minutes. Alternatively, place your Xperia 1 iii on a wireless charger to top up your battery conveniently.
Reason to Buy
6.5-inch 4K HDR OLED 21:9 CinemaWide display – 120Hz
Quad rear camera 12MP + wide 12MP ultrawide + 12MP telephoto + depth
8MP front-facing camera F2.0 lens 78° wide-angle
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G Mobile Platform
360 Reality Audio / High-Resolution Audio / 3.5mm audio jack
512GB storage / 12GB RAM / microSD 1TB support
PS4 Remote Play / DUALSHOCK4 Control compatibility
IP65/IP68 Water and Dust Resistant
4,500 mAh battery with fast charging
Fast, convenient Qi wireless charging
Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
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