Sony announced the Sony Xperia 10, Xperia 10 Plus and the flagship Sony Xperia 1 at MWC 2019. We covered that announcement on the day of and we were promised a March 18th release date for the Sony Xperia 10 and 10 Plus. Well, March 18th was yesterday and as of then, you can now purchase the Sony Xperia 10 (US$349.99) and 10 Plus (US$429.99) on both Amazon and at Best Buy.
The company still hasn’t come clean with the full details on the Sony Xperia 1. We don’t know a price, release date, nor do we know if it will be available on Verizon. Although Amazon shows it priced at US$999.99 and available for pre-order.
The good news is, both The Sony Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus have been certified to work on Verizon’s 4G LTE network. And as a part of the new partnership, you can get a $250 pre-paid Mastercard when you switch to Verizon and activate your new Xperia 10 or Xperia 10 Plus online at Verizon.com.
Both of these phones feature a borderless design with 21:9 Full HD+ Ultimate Wide display. Sony’s 21:9 multi-window UI together with the 6.0” display on Xperia 10 and 6.5” on Xperia 10 Plus enable two apps to be viewed simultaneously while maintaining an easy viewing size for both windows.
Additional features include:
- 21:9 Movie recording in 4K allows you to shoot videos with Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus in the same aspect ratio used by filmmakers. Plus, the multi-aspect ratio lets you choose the ideal image size – for example, choose 21:9 to fill the screen or 1:1 for the perfect Instagram post.
- Dual cameras on both Xperia 10 (13MP+5MP) and Xperia 10 Plus (12MP+8MP) enable you to capture high-quality images with artistic Bokeh effect. Both the main and front cameras feature SteadyShot to capture blur-free videos. Exclusive to Xperia 10 Plus, 2X optical zoom* lets you get closer to the action.
- Advanced audio technology with Sony’s High-Resolution Audio and LDAC, so you can hear music in its purest and truest form even if you’re listening wirelessly. Also includes Sony’s Digital Sound Enhancement Engine (DSEE HX) which automatically upscales compressed sound files to near high-resolution sound quality
- Xperia 10 features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 Mobile Platform, designed to produce amazing graphics, advanced multimedia experiences, and longlasting battery life (with a 2870mAh battery). Xperia 10 Plus features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Mobile Platform, bringing impressive performance, outstanding image quality, and long-lasting battery life (with a 3000mAh battery).
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