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Sony Xperia Ace goes official with Snapdragon 630 SoC and 8MP selfie camera

20 May 2019 3

The Japanese giant Sony wraps off the cover from a new compact smartphone Xperia Ace in Japan. The Xperia Ace is the latest budget-friendly compact phone from Sony. In terms of specs, the Xperia Ace is featuring a 5-inches Triluminos LCD display with Full HD+ screen resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels. The display aspect ratio is 2:1. The device features a front-facing stereo audio setup for the soothing audio experience. The good thing is it retains the traditional 3.5mm headphone.

Under the hood the Qualcomm's Octa-core Snapdragon 630 SoC is powering the phone with max clocking at 2.2Ghz. The Octa-core chipset is accompanied by 4GB RAM. The built-in native storage is 64GB which is further expandable via MicroSD up to 512GB. The rear side has single snapper of 12MP with f/1.8 aperture. It has optical and electronic image stabilization. Up front, the selfie snapper is a wide-angle 8MP sensor with 120 degrees field of view.

As OS the device is pre-installed with Android Pie straight out of the box. The fingerprint scanner is embedded on the right edge under the power button. The device is an IPX5/IPX8 certified which provides resistance against water and dust up to some extent. Both the SIMs support 4G connectivity and VoLTE. The Xperia Ace dimensions are 140x67x9.3mm and weigh 154g. A 2,700mAh battery cell is on board to keep the device lights on. For connectivity, it comes with Type-C port.

For the Japanese market, the device will be available at JPY 48,600 with a release from June 1st. The NTT Docomo will be offering carrier variant. Feel free to share your thoughts regarding the Xperia Ace in the comments section below. Stay tuned, we will keep you updated.

Specs Sony Xperia Ace
Display 5-inches
Screen resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels
Chipset Snapdragon 630
Storage 64GB Expandable via MicroSD
Rear camera 12MP
Front camera 8MP
USB Type-C
Battery 2,700mAh
OS Android Pie
Fingerprint scanner Yes
Water and dust resistance IPX5/IPX8



Sony Xperia Ace goes official with Snapdragon 630 SoC and 8MP selfie camera
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