Sony launches its Xperia 5 series of smartphones in the second half of every year. These handsets are usually unveiled at the IFA event in Berlin, which takes place in September. So, the Sony Xperia 5 V phone is expected to be launched around the same time this year. But before that now, a promotional official video of the device has been leaked on the internet, revealing some important information about it.
Sony Xperia 5 V promotional video out
As reported by Android Authority, a promotional video for the upcoming Sony Xperia 5V has been leaked on Reddit. The video showcased the revised design and significant changes compared to the previous models According to the video, the Xperia 5V will feature a new rear design. The rear-facing camera island will be different from the handset’s predecessor models.
Notably, the Sony Xperia 5V’s camera module will not only look different, it will have two camera sensors instead of three. However, it is not yet known whether the phone will drop the telephoto sensor or the ultra-wide camera. However, the camera setup of the handset will retain the same Zeiss T* coating as the previous model.
Most smartphones currently available in the market are missing the 3.5mm headphone jack, but the Xperia 5V will support this audio feature, just like its predecessor. It is also known that this Sony phone will be available in three color options – White, Blue and Black.
Traditionally, the Sony Xperia 5 lineup is similar to the Xperia 1 with a few differences. But it is not certain whether the new models will resemble Xperia 1 V with a lesser camera sensor and different design. However, more information regarding Sony’s upcoming handset is expected to surface in the coming days. We will have to wait for other reports and certifications to know more about the Sony Xperia 5 V.