Today, Sony went out officially announcing two more Xperia edition handset the Sony Xperia M5 and the Xperia C5 Ultra. Talking about the Xperia M5, the smartphone is being touted as “super mid-range” handset from its specs. It is basically a successor to the Xperia M4 Aqua. So let is now take a look at some of the specs for the handset.
The Sony Xperia M5 comes with a 5-inch 1080p display. Under the hood lies the 64-bit MediaTek MT6795 chipset with octa-core CPU clocked at 2.0GHz. the MediaTek MT6795 is a real power machine and belongs to the top-end Helio X10 line. Additionally, the device has got a whopping 3GB of RAM memeory, with 16GB of internal native storage and a microSD card slot. The device runs the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop with the company’s own UI over it. The handset would be available in both single and dual-SIM variants.
Its major USP like most of the Xperia handsets is its camera. The Xperia M5 comes with a whopping 21.5MP primary camera to its back with f/2.2 aperture with a maximum light sensitivity up to ISO 3200. The primary camera with a very fast hybrid autofocus with 250 milliseconds of capture. With the camera users can even record 4K resolution videos. Moreover to its front too, the handset has the 13MP secondary shooter with autofocus allowing users to record 1080p videos on the go.
The device moreover comes with a IP65/IP68 certification that makes it dust and water-proof. The good thing is that the USB port is caprless one hence one need not to open or close the protective flap while accessing the port – a very convenient feature. The pricing for the device is roughly expected to be EUR 360 or $385. Xperia M5 will be available in white, black and gold color variants. Take a look at the promo video below.
New mid-ranger Sony Xperia M5 goes official with just 0.25-second hybrid autofocus camera