Sony Xperia 5 – Review, Full Specifications and Price

Sony’s new Xperia 5 with excellent camera and long lasting battery life might be worth considering as your next smartphone.

Sony Xperia 5 – Review, Full Specifications and Price

Sony has made some great phones down the line which have recorded a lot in terms of sales in the tech market, and this latest addition looks set to attract more phone buyers to the brand. The Xperia 5’s camera performs very decently. The phone’s display is crisp and vibrant and there’s a whole lot more in terms of design and storage allocation that you would fancy in a smartphone.

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Sony Xperia 5 without any surprises has been released running on Android 9 (pie) Operating System with an accompanying triple cameras.

Check out the specifications of this brilliant gadget and see why it is worth breaking your piggy bank for.


Sony Xperia 5 - Review, Full Specifications and Price

Sony Xperia 5 comes with OLED capacitive display touchscreen which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 6. A 6.1 inches screen is served to give you optimum viewing experience. A Triluminos display and X-Reality Engine are also components of this masterclass’ display design.

Operating System

Xperia 5 operates on the latest android technology which is Android 9.0 (pie).


Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4×1.78 GHz Kryo 485)/Adreno 640.


Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm).

Body and Build

Weighing just 164g with a dimension of 158 x 68 x 8.2 mm, this classy gadget is a sleek and handy device, and yet so classy. It’s body is built with Gorilla Glass (front and back), and a frame of aluminum. The best part is that this device is dust and water resistant for up to 1.5m for 30 mins, so you don’t have to worry too much about spoilage by these elements.


Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).


6GB of RAM has been incorporated into this pretty wonder do you simply enjoy swift operational response while you make use of your Android phone. Primary storage is worth 128GB and you have the option to extend this size to as much as 1TB with the use of a microSD.


Sony Xperia 5 - Review, Full Specifications and Price

Three 12MP cameras and a LED flash awaits you at the back, while a single 8MP camera is available as selfie camera.

Battery and Charging

A fast charging Non-removable Li-Ion 3140mAh battery accompanies the Sony Xperia 5. This is capable of taking care of your battery needs as long as you maintain a healthy device and keep your phone’s battery in good shape. The battery life has an endurance rating of a whooping 96 hours.

Other Features

  • Network — GSM/HSPA/LTE
  • Sensors — Side-Mounted Fingerprint scanner, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum
  • Bluetooth — 5.0 Wireless Technology
  • USB — Type C with OTG feature
  • Entertainment — PS4 Remote Play, Game Enhancer, Dynamic Vibration System


The phone is available in 4 colours – Blue, Black, Red and Grey.

Sony Xperia 5 - Review, Full Specifications and Price


This amazing smartphone costs $725 (around 262,450 Naira).

Where to buy?

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If you like the fancy but classy things, then you will love Sony Xperia 5. If you pre-order it through the company’s official site, you get a Fashion Case SCBJ10 and a 256GB microSD card for free!

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