The Sony Xperia Edge 2018 is another marvelous wonder that mobile smartphone analysts expect from the stable of Sony, a world renown mobile phone maker. This smartphone may be unveiled at a major mobile phone event somewhere in India towards the end of 2018.
Let’s check out what to expect from the rumors we get online about Sony Xperia Edge 2018.
Sony Xperia Edge 2018 Design and Display
First, Sony is trying to do something new about the screen of Sony Xperia Edge 2018 smartphone. The company wants to achieve a 100 percent bezel-less screen interface and depart from what we all know as the conventional thing.
This concept is not entirely new because the Xiaomi Mi 6 came in with more than 90 percent screen to body ratio. For Sony Xperia Edge 2018 design and display features, the smartphone device will arrive with QHD AMOLED display type, and this will be a 6 inches screen. We cannot as yet assure you about the weight of the smartphone, but we believe it will be between 150 to 180 grams. The screen resolution is purported to be 1440 x 2560.
Camera Features for Sony Xperia Edge 2018
The camera features for the Sony Xperia Edge 2018 mobile device are as follows – The primary camera is a huge plus for the smartphone. It is a 23 MP dual rear camera module which comes with autofocus plus PDAF, five Axis image stabilization, improved low light performance for high-quality images at night and LED flash components.
The secondary camera is 13 MP Exmor RS enabled selfie shooter. It is hidden under the transparent display; it has a wide angle and an integrated retina scanner. The front camera will be able to automatically detect the eye of the user and scan it in order to unlock the phone.
Sony has for many years been perfecting its photography prowess, so we expect that nothing will be lacking when it comes to camera effects on Sony Xperia Edge 2018 mobile device. The video recording capacity for Sony Xperia Edge 2018 is set at 4K, which means you may be able to shoot a movie with this phone.
Hardware and Performance
As per the speculated Operating System for Sony Xperia Edge 2018 it is believed that it will come with the latest Android 9 Pie since this will allow for utmost speed for the mobile phone. Earlier in 2022, it was suggested that it would run on Android v7.1.1 Nougat.
The processor is to be of the highest order we know now, and that is Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset. If this is combined with the Android 9 Pie, the Sony Xperia Edge 2018 speed will be enhanced. The device comes in 2.5 GHz Octa-core CPU, Adreno 510 GPU, and it is of variant memory inbuilt.
These are split into 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB internal storage capacities which attract different price specs. The RAM capacity is 6GB across all variants.
Network and Connectivity
The network mode for Sony Xperia Edge 2018 is 2G, 3G, and 4G LTE. It supports dual Nano SIM. There is also provision for Wi-Fi, wireless hotspot, Bluetooth, AM/FM radio, A-GPS, USB Otg and other connectivity components.
Sony Xperia Edge 2018 comes with a non-removable Lithium-Po 4000 mAh battery that allows for fast charging. The manufacturer has not yet released the talk time and standby time for the device.
Price and Availability
Since the Sony Xperia Edge 2018 is coming in three variants prices will differ, and they could be as follows – Sony Xperia Edge 64GB/6GB will cost Rs 40,000. Sony Xperia Edge 128GB/6GB will cost Rs 45,000, while Sony Xperia Edge 256GB/6GB will cost Rs 48,990.
Hopefully, we hope to welcome the Sony Xperia Edge 2018 into the smartphone market toward the end of 2018 or in the early parts of 2019.