Usually, OEM announces next year’s models in the month of November or December but upcoming Sony Xperia phones 2018 lineup has been spotted through official UAProf profiles. The model number of four new handsets are out altogether as mysterious Sony H3113, H3321, H4113 and H4311 phones have surfaced online.
Sony, for the Xperia lineup, has opted for the model numbering system. This year all the phones are with model number starting with letter ‘G’, similarly last year (2016), all the Sony phones launched has a model number starting with the letter ‘F’. Likewise, H will be the letter used for Xperia 2018 models.
Usually, any phone discovered at UAProf provides some info about the device. Spotted by the folks at Xperiablog.net, all the four models as mentioned above will run on newly announced Android Oreo out of the box.
The Sony H41xx and H31xx have full HD 1920 x 1080 pixels displays and are equipped with Bluetooth 5.0. It could be powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 series chipset.
However, Sony H43xx and H33xx are the entry-level handsets with 720p HD display, Android 7.1.1 Nougat, and Bluetooth v4.2.
Quite interestingly, one of the H model i.e., Sony H4233 was spotted at GFXBench benchmarking site. According to the listing, it has 6-inch full HD display, powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 mobile platform coupled with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB onboard storage.
All these models might launch at early next year events like Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2018) and Mobile World Congress (MWC 2018).
Sony Mobile Communication on August 31 at IFA 2017 expo at Berlin unveiled few new phones that will carry the brand forward rest of the 2017 remaining months. Among the new Xperia models we have Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact joins XZ Premium in the Sony’s flagship series. The Japanese smartphone giant also unveiled a mid-range Xperia XA1 Plus phone during the press conference.