Sony Xperia 5 III is the upgraded version of the Xperia 5 II, although the features and specs are largely the same but there are some minor different or rather upgrade. The Xperia brands come with huge memory space, this one is no different, and it also comes in two different models with the same Random Access Memory (RAM) but different Read-Only memory (ROM).
This smartphone is water and dustproof so it comes with the IP65/IP68 ratings, it can last up to 30 minutes in 1.5 meter depth of water. In the article, we will explore the specs and features of this device but let’s first of all look at its price and where you can purchase it from.
Sony Xperia 5 III Price in Nigeria and Availability
Sony Xperia 5 III price in Nigeria ranges from 459,500 to 466,500 naira depending on the model; this smartphone comes in two models with different memory capacity. There is a model with 8GB RAM / 128GB ROM and another model with 8GB RAM / 256GB ROM. The price of these two models are not the same, the one with the bigger ROM (256GB) is more expensive than the other with smaller ROM (128GB).
Where to Buy Sony Xperia 5 III
Sony Xperia 5 III was announced by Sony in April 2021 and will be released in September 2021. It should be expected to be available for purchase from mobile phone retail stores and also from online retail shops. Once it’s available, you can place your order and have it delivered to you irrespective of your location within or outside the country.
Sony Xperia 5 III body design is not different from the Xperia 5 II; they have the same body design. In dimension, this smartphone measures 157 x 68 x 8.2 mm, it weighs 168 grams, supports the use of dual Nano-SIMs and 5G network. The rear is covered with a Gorilla Glass 6; there are three cameras with an LED flash. The selfie camera is on the front of this device, the screen is protected with Gorilla Glass 6. The fingerprint scanner is located on the side close to the power and volume buttons. The Sony Xperia 5 III is dust and water resistant, it can last up to 30 minutes in 1.5 meter of water.
It has a 6.1 inch OLED display, 1080 x 2520 pixel resolutions, an aspect ratio of 21:9 and a refresh rate of 120Hz. The screen-to-body ratio is 81.4% with a display density of 449 PPI. This display of this smartphone comes with an HDR BT.2020.
On the rear, like most Xperia smartphones, it comes with three cameras, a 12MP wide camera with an aperture of f/1.7, comes with a dual pixel PDAF. A 12MP telephoto camera with an aperture of f/2.3, this camera comes with 3/4.4x optical zoom, dual pixel PDAF. The third camera is a 12MP ultrawide camera with an aperture of f/2.2 and dual pixel PDAF. And LED flash is attached to this camera to help with illumination and also to enhance the quality of pictures and videos in the dark. The cameras feature Zeiss optics, Eye tracking, HDR, Panorama and lots more. It can shoot videos in 4K and 1080p.
The selfie camera at the front of this smartphone comes with an 8MP wide camera with an aperture of f/2.0. The front camera features HDR and it’s capable of shooting videos in 1080p@30fps 5-axis. It can take amazing selfies.
Sony Xperia 5 III operating system runs on Android 11 which is the latest operating system in 2021. The memory is huge, 8GB / 128GB in-built storage and another model with 8GB / 256GB in-built storage. The in-built storage can be expanded with a microSD card.
The chipset powering the hardware of this smartphone is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G based on 7nm process technology. The CPU comes with an Octa-core running at a speed of 2.48 GHz. Adreno 660 for the GPU.
Powering this smartphone is a 4500 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery which comes with a 30W fast charging mechanism. With this fast charging support, this smartphone can get up to 50% in just 30 minutes.
Sony Xperia 5 III main Features and Specs
• 6.1 inch OLED Display, 1080 x 2520 pixels (~449 PPI)
• Fingerprint scanner (side)
• Back Cameras – Triple 12 / 12 / 12 Mega Pixels
• Front Camera – 8 Mega Pixels
• Operating System – Android 11
• 8GB RAM (Random Access Memory)
• 128GB / 256GB ROM (Read-Only Memory), expandable to 512GB
• Supports 5G
• 4500 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery, 30W fast charging
• Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
Sony Xperia 5 III Complete Specs & Features
|Dimensions||157mm x 68mm x 8.2mm|
|Body||Gorila Glass 6 front, Gorilla Glass 6 back, aluminum frame|
|Colors||Green, Pink and Black.|
|Selfie Camera Features||HDR|
|Rear Camera||Triple 12MP, 12MP, 12MP|
|Rear Camera Features||LED flash, Zeiss Optics, Eye Tracking, HDR, (photo/panorama)|
|Video Resolution||4K@24/25/30/60fps HDR, 1080p@30/60/960fps|
|Screen Type||OLED, 1B colors, HDR BT.2020|
|Screen Size||6.1 inches|
|Screen Resolution||1080 pixels by 2520 pixels|
|Screen To Body Ratio||80.9%|
|Pixel Density||449 PPI|
|Screen Protection||Gorilla Glass 6|
|Operating System||Android 11|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 (5 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 680)|
|Internal Storage||128GB, 256GB|
|Network||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / 4G LTE / 5G|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Bluetooth||5.2 A2DP, LE,|
|USB||USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Sensors||Fingerprint scanner (side), accelerometer, barometer, proximity, color spectrum, compass|
|Battery||4500 mAh, Li-Po non-removable battery
30W Fast charging, 50% in 30 Mins
USB Power Delivery