Xperia 5 II -Compact design | 21:9 CinemaWide™ display | Real-time Eye AF
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The perfect size to fit in your hand or pocket yet packed with the very latest Sony technology. Discover the Xperia 5 II.
Borrowing technology from Alpha professional cameras, the Xperia 5 II gives you the speed and accuracy you need to capture magic moments with razor-sharp focus and perfect exposure.
Not every portrait can be perfectly posed – sometimes you want something more spontaneous. And that’s where Real-time Eye AF comes into its own, whether you’re photographing fast-moving people or animals.
If your subject refuses to play ball, don’t worry – the Xperia 5 II will still find the eyes and focus fast for a memorable shot.
Want to capture those priceless, split-second moments in perfect focus, every time? Continuous burst shooting at up to 20fps , complete with autofocus and auto exposure, gives you all the speed you need.
Choose the 16mm ultra wide-angle when you want to get everything in the picture.
The versatile 24mm wide-angle covers most shooting situations.
When you want to get closer to your subject, choose up to 70mm telephoto with the 3x optical zoom.
To help you capture those perfect shots, the Xperia 5 II has a dedicated ergonomic shutter button just like a professional camera.
We've teamed up with professional photographers to show you how to take all kinds of incredible shots on your Xperia smartphone.
In low-light situations the Xperia 5 II rises to the challenge.
When you’re mad about movies, you want a smartphone that does them justice. And the display’s 120Hz Refresh rate display for smooth scrolling.
With its cinematic aspect ratio and large viewing area, the 6.1” 21:9 CinemaWide™ FHD+ and HDR OLED display lets you lose yourself completely in the action, just as the movie maker intended.
The X1™ for mobile engine brings BRAVIA HDR remaster technology to everything you watch to enhance the contrast, colour and clarity of any content, even streaming services.
Inspired by Master Monitor colour reproduction from Sony’s professional technology, used in leading Hollywood studio productions, now you can experience unprecedented colour accuracy with Creator mode “powered by CineAlta” to bring content to life exactly as it was envisioned.
Watching a movie with Dolby Atmos® is an immersive experience, with multi-dimensional sound flowing above and around you. The Xperia 5 II lets you experience Dolby Atmos® sound tuned in collaboration with Sony Pictures Entertainment with wired and wireless headphones, or the front-facing stereo speakers.
Thanks to its 120Hz Refresh rate, the OLED display offers smooth scrolling and image transitions.
The Xperia 5 II takes you deeper into the action with an immersive 21:9 display – and with Game enhancer, ultra-fast performance, 120Hz Refresh rate display, and precise touch response, the advantage is all yours.
The 21:9 display is wider than conventional displays, revealing more of the action – so you can see your opponents before they see you.
On the native 120Hz Refresh rate display, fast-moving objects are rendered clearly for seriously smooth gameplay. But the Xperia 5 II doesn’t stop there – with 240Hz Motion blur reduction, the display updates the image an incredible 240 times per second for blur-free action.
For games that require fast fingers, the Xperia 5 II gives you the edge. It supports 240Hz Touch scanning rate, which is 4x higher than the previous model – meaning the action happens exactly as you intended for precision control. Touch response is quicker too, the system recognising your touch at the precise moment you intended.
Game enhancer offers a range of features and settings to help you improve your gameplay and notch up more wins. You can share your best moments too, using screenshots, audio or video clips.
Different games place different demands on you as a player. So Game enhancer lets you customise display settings to suit your needs, including Screen refresh rate, Touch response speed, and Touch tracking sensitivity. With preview button, it's possible to adjust the settings to player's needs while playing.
When the action is raging all around you, even tiny mistakes can be costly – so the Xperia 5 II lets you block the touch area on your display to avoid wrong moves.
Competition setting disables notifications, incoming calls and other potential distractions so you can focus purely on your gameplay.
To help you create gameplay videos and share them online, Audio mixer lets you record your gaming sound and voice with separate volume settings.
The Xperia 5 II includes a range of other features that make it the perfect choice for gamers.
For an even more immersive on-the-go gaming experience, play Android games on your Xperia 5 II using your DUALSHOCK®4.
The dedicated 3.5mm audio jack lets you plug in your headphones while charging your Xperia 5 II using the USB Type-C connector, so you can play for longer. Wired headphones also offer lower sound latency for a seamless gaming experience.
The Xperia 5 II features an improved graphene heat dissipation structure to keep it cool while it’s in use. And if you’re charging and playing at the same time, the Heat Suppression Power Control in Game Enhancer ensures that only the device gets charged, not the battery. This reduces stress on the battery, helping to prolong its lifetime.
When a new high score is within your reach, you don’t want to quit playing – and thanks to the long-lasting 4.000mAh battery in the Xperia 5 II, you won’t have to.
Drawing on our expertise both in audio hardware and music entertainment, the Xperia 5 II has been engineered to deliver a truly authentic listening experience with the audio tuned in collaboration with Sony Music Entertainment.
Plug your favourite headphones into the 3.5mm audio jack for a superior sound, with clearer left and right audio separation, reducing signal noise to an imperceptible 20dB – over 90% lower than previous model.
The Xperia 5 II makes sure you get the most out of your music, whatever digital format you’re listening to.
With 360 Reality Audio music has never been so immersive and so real – and the Xperia 5 II has been designed to let you experience it using wired or wireless headphones. It even features integrated hardware decoding to optimise the sound quality and improve power consumption so you can listen for longer.
Designed to fit perfectly in your hand and your pocket, the Xperia 5 II is the smartphone you’ve been waiting for.
The Xperia 5 II may be compact but it’s still packed with the latest Sony technology so there’s no compromise on performance – whether you’re gaming, streaming a movie or listening to music.
At just 68mm width and 8mm depth, the Xperia 5 II is tailor-made for one-handed use – it even has a softer shape on the corners for a more comfortable feel.
As pleasing to look at as it is to use, the Xperia 5 II comes in a choice of colours to suit your style.
This device features IP65/68 water resistance and dust protection to shield it from the elements, plus tough, durable Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6 on the front and back.
Want to browse the web and chat to a friend at the same time? No problem. The 21:9 CinemaWide™ screen can be split into two sections, so you can multi-task with ease.
As well as apps you’re currently using, the top and bottom windows show recently used and recommended apps – so you can find the app you want faster than ever.
The 6.1” 21:9 CinemaWide™ display is longer than most screens, giving you more space for browsing, maps, videos, social networks and more.
The Xperia 5 II lets you capture, game, watch, listen and multi-task like never before – and it’s all down to the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 Mobile Platform. It combines incredible multi-gigabit speeds with a CPU and GPU that’s 25% faster than on the previous model. So buckle up and enjoy the ride.
The Xperia 5 II offers video recording in 4K HDR 120fps slow-motion, enabling you to capture stunning slow-motion footage.
Watch a music video shot by pro director Kanji Suto and see the amazing results possible with the latest Xperia smartphones.
The Xperia 5 II gives you total photographic freedom with controls usually found on professional cameras. Choose automatic settings or manually control ISO, shutter speed, white balance and more. Then output to RAW (.DNG) using an interface inspired by Alpha cameras.
All on-screen images are for illustrative purposes only.
Lens expression is equivalent to 35mm focal length.
Specifications & Features
- 158 x 68 x 8 mm
- 163 g
- Water Resistant
- Water resistant (IP65/68)
- Number of SIM
- Dual SIM hybrid