Sony Xperia 10 Plus is more of a middle ground between the Sony Xperia 1 flagship device and the Xperia 10 Mid-ranger. However, the Xperia 10 Plus is more of mid-ranger thanks to the Snapdragon 636 SoC on the inside of the device. Just like its siblings, it has also has two RAM options – 4GB and 6GB – the latter being for china only. There is also 64GB of internal storage, a massive 6.5-inch display and a 3,000mAh battery that powers it which has fast charging. Let’s find out more.
Sony Xperia 10 Plus Key Specs
・6.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2520 pixels
・Android 9.0 Pie, 4GB/6GB Of RAM
・Snapdragon 636, Octa-core 2.8GHz
・64GB built-in storage
・12MP + 8MP rear camera and 8MP selfie camera
・3,000mAh non-removable battery
Sony Xperia 10 Plus Design And Display
This device has a massive 6.5-inch 1080p+ IPS LCD display just like it’s sibling the Xperia 10, both of which are among the first to spot the 21:9 aspect ratio. The display which has a pixel per inch density of 422 is also protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The bezel at the top houses the front facing camera which is more than the one at the bottom.
A dual camera setup is positioned at the back with an LED flash. Fingerprint sensor here is mounted on the side of the device. This device weighs more than it’s sibling at 180 grams thanks to the extra battery juice with an 8.3mm measurement in thickness. Colour options available remains Black, Navy, Silver and Gold. It also has both single SIM and Hybrid Dual SIM models.
Sony Xperia 10 Plus Camera Review
Sony Xperia 10 has a 12MP wide-angle camera with an f/1.8 aperture and PDAF paired with a secondary 8MP telephoto sensor with an f/2.4 aperture, PDAF and 2x optical zoom positioned at the rear. They are also equipped with an LED flash HDR, Panorama and can shoot both 4k and 1080p videos at 30fps. The single front-facing 8MP camera with an f/2.0 aperture can also shoot 1080p videos at 30fps.
Sony Xperia 10 Plus Hardware and Software
At the heart of the Sony Xperia 10 Plus is the Snapdragon 636 SoC; a 14nm based chipset with an octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz alongside an Adreno 509 GPU. It has 4GB of RAM (6GB of RAM, exclusive to China) and 64GB of expandable internal storage. The Hybrid second SIM slot is also MicroSD card slot that can accommodate up to 512GB. It also runs Android 9.0 Pie out of the box, with Sony’s UI on top of course.
Battery & Network Connectivity
A 3,000mAh battery powers the Sony Xperia 10 Plus which comes with an 18W fast charging with support for Quick Charge 3.0 and USB PD. Just like its sibling, No wireless charging here. There is also no 5G but there is 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Dual-band WiFi, WiFi hotspot, WiFi direct, GPS, NFC, FM radio, a 3.5mm jack and a USB Type-C port.
Sony Xperia 10 Plus Price and Availability
Official prices as well as a release date for this device haven’t been revealed yet but were expecting it sometime in Q2.
Sony Xperia 10 Plus Full Specifications
Dimension: 167 x 73 x 8.3 mm
SIM: Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Type: IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
Screen Resolution: 21:9, 1080 x 2520 pixels, 422ppi
Software and performance
Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie
Chipset: Snapdragon 636, Octa-core 1.8GHz
RAM: 4GB/6GB RAM
Internal Storage: 64GB
Card Slot: Yes, up to 512GB (uses SIM 2 slot) – dual SIM variant only
Primary: 12MP + 8MP with f/1.8 + f/2.4 – PDAF, LED flash, HDR, Panorama
Secondary: 8MP with f/2.0
Network and Connectivity
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual band, WiFi direct, hotspot
Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
3G: 2100 MHz
Bluetooth: Yes, v5.0 with A2DP, LE, aptX HD
USB: Yes, USB Type-C
Audio Jack: Yes
Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (side-mounted)
GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Sensors: Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor
Capacity: 3,000mAh non-removable
Fast Charging: Yes, 18W (Quick Charge 3.0), USB PD
OTG Support: –
Price and Availability
Recommended Retail Price: Unknown
Availability: Coming Soon