Published: Sun, October 29, 2017
Health Care | By Oscar Goodwin

Sony Launches Mid-Range Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Plus

Sony Launches Mid-Range Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Plus

Today, the Japanese firm officially announced Sony Xperia R1 and its plus sized variant Xperia R1 Plus exclusively for India. Both the smartphones feature similar hardware and only differs in the RAM and internal storage department.

The Xperia R1 costs INR 13,990, while the R1 Plus is slightly more expensive at INR 15,990.

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Both the phones will pack a 5.2-inch HD 2.5 D curved glass display. Also, the innovations have the same processor - Snapdragon processor 430, which has eight cores.

Both phones are nearly similar with the only difference in RAM and storage. Sony has confirmed that the Sony Xperia R1 will get the Android 8.0 Oreo update soon. For camera, the devices have a 13MP auto focus rear camera and an 8MP front facing shooter. It includes other features such as USB Type-C, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi tether, dual SIM support and FM Radio. The battery on both is a 2620mAh battery. It also features a proximity sensor, accelerometer, ambient light sensor and a gyroscope. One month later, Amazon and B&H have decided the Xperia XZ must be put on sale once again, but for an even lower price. For Graphics it has a Adreno 505 GPU.

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Specifications Both the Xperia R1 and R1 Plus share nearly identical specs and differ only in terms of storage.

It's backed by a 2600 mAh battery and runs on Android 7.0 Nougat. The smartphones sport a 13-megapixel rear camera with Sony Exmor sensor, Autofocus, 8X digital zoom and LED flash. The company has also added the hybrid autofocus system to the front camera module for improved selfies. The company is promoting the handsets to support fast upload and browsing via uplink data compression (UDC).

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Furthermore, Xperia R1 Plus is nearly identical to the Xperia R1 down to the 146 x 73.2 x 8.8mm measurement and 154-gram weight.

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