Sony launches Xperia 5 with Eye AF, triple-camera setup

Sony launches Xperia 5 with Eye AF, triple-camera setup

Sony has announced the Xperia 5, price tag $799/€799/£700, a new addition to its flagship range which boasts a triple-camera setup and Eye AF.

The Sony Xperia 5’s three cameras each offer 12-megapixel sensors and are backed by 16mm f/2.4, 26mm f/1.6 and 52mm f/2.4 lenses (35mm equivalent).

The Xperia 5’s cameras can shoot in continuous bursts at up to 10fps with AF/AE tracking at calculations of up to 30fps.

The Xperia 5 also inherits Sony’s Eye AF technology, which can detect human eyes and keep them in focus. Users can also shoot 10-bit 4K HDR video.

Inside the device is Sony’s latest Bionz X processing engine for mobile and the Snapdragon 855 chipset. Other features include USB PD fast charging, a 3140mAh battery and ‘Smart connectivity’ to make sure you’re connected to the most optimal network.

On the outside, the Xperia 5 offers a 21:9 CinemaWide, 6.1-inch Full HD+ OLED display.

Sony Xperia 5 Price & Availability

The Sony Xperia 5 price tag is $799/€799/£700 and is available in Blue, Black and Grey.

The official Sony Xperia 5 release date is 4 October 2019.