The series “Featured Product Pickups Released This Week” introduces the products that are attracting a lot of attention from the new products released this week by cross-picking up from various categories. This week, we will introduce 5G smartphones, Xiaomi’s middle range model “Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G”, Sony’s flagship model “Xperia 1 IV”, and Motorola’s original Japanese model “moto g52j 5G”.
Xiaomi “Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G” (Rakuten Mobile Open Market)
From Xiaomi, the middle range model “Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G” of 5G smartphones has appeared. As a lineup, Rakuten mobile version and open market version will be prepared.
A model equipped with a 6.67-inch full HD + (2400 x 1080 dots) organic EL display. The refresh rate supports up to 120Hz drive. The peak brightness is 1200 nits (standard value).
From Sony, the flagship model of 5G smartphone “Xperia 1 IV” has appeared. Released by NTT DoCoMo, au, and Softbank. In addition, SoftBank is only available at the SoftBank online shop.
Flagship model of 5G smartphone. As a rear camera, in addition to an ultra-wide-angle lens with a focal length of 16 mm (F2.2) and a wide-angle lens of 24 mm (F1.7), a telephoto optical zoom lens of 85 mm (F2.3) to 125 mm (F2.8) is installed. Is a feature. By supporting optical zoom between focal lengths of 85 mm and 125 mm, you can shoot moving images and still images without degrading the resolution and AF performance.
In addition, all rear cameras are equipped with an effective 12.2 megapixel image sensor “Exmor RS for mobile” that supports high-speed readout at 120 fps. It is compatible with the company’s mirrorless camera “α” Yuzuri’s “real-time pupil AF” and “real-time tracking”, and it is said that the subject can be focused immediately.
In addition, the 120fps high-speed readout image sensor supports 4K 120fps high frame rate shooting and up to 5x slow motion shooting with all rear cameras, enabling impressive image expression at various focal lengths. ..
The wide-angle / telephoto lens is compatible with “Flawless Eye-compatible hybrid image stabilization,” which uses the company’s original algorithm to enhance optical image stabilization that is resistant to camera shake in dark places.
In the video function, it is equipped with “Videography Pro”, which is the first in the “Xperia 1” series. Settings such as focus, exposure, and white balance can be adjusted quickly, intuitively, and accurately according to the shooting environment. By setting to streaming mode, you can live stream high-quality video that keeps the subject focused to SNS such as YouTube while using the “Eye AF” and “Object Tracking” functions.
In the recording function, “Music Pro” is newly installed, which realizes professional-level recording with high-quality sound by cloud processing. By up-converting vocal sounds recorded with this unit to studio-quality sound quality supervised by Sony Music Entertainment, it is possible to record full-scale songs at home (free up to 100MB in the first month, after that). A monthly fee is required for high-quality sound processing).
The screen is equipped with a 6.5-inch 4K HDR compatible organic EL display (3840 x 1644 dots). A wide display with an aspect ratio of 21: 9 realizes a high-definition, smooth screen display with a refresh rate of 120Hz and little afterimage. The brightness is improved by about 50% compared to the previous model “Xperia 1 III”.
The main specifications are the processor “Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Mobile Platform”, memory 12GB, internal storage 256GB / 512GB. The external recording medium is compatible with microSDXC memory cards (up to 1TB).
The mobile network supports 5G millimeter wave band and Sub6 communication. Battery capacity is 5000mAh. In addition to being able to charge about 50% quickly in as little as 30 minutes, it also uses Xperia’s unique charge optimization technology and “careful charging.”
In addition, it supports IPX5 / 8 equivalent waterproof performance, IP6X equivalent dustproof performance, wireless charging, fingerprint authentication, etc. The main body size is 71 (width) x 165 (height) x 8.2 (depth) mm. Weight is 187g.
NTT DoCoMo will prepare three body colors, black, ice white, and purple, au will prepare two colors, black and ice white, and Softbank will prepare black.
In addition, it is equipped with a large capacity 5000mAh battery and supports 67W turbo charge (quick charging). By using the included 67W quick charger, it is said that about 50% charging will be completed in 15 minutes.
A triple camera is used for the rear camera. The main camera is equipped with a large 1 / 1.52-inch sensor “Samsung HM2” with approximately 108 million pixels. It is also equipped with a super wide-angle camera with about 8 million pixels and a macro camera with about 2 million pixels. The number of pixels of the front camera is about 16 million pixels.
In terms of sound quality, dual speakers are placed at the top and bottom, allowing you to enjoy watching videos and playing games along with Dolby Atmos-compatible stereo sound. The main body is equipped with a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Wireless communication is compatible with Wi-Fi 5 compliant wireless LAN and Bluetooth 5.1. SIM can use nanoSIM and eSIM.
The main specifications are the processor “Snapdragon 695 5G”, memory 6GB, internal storage 128GB. External memory supports microSD memory card (up to 1TB). OS pre-installs “MIUI 13 (based on Android 11)”.
In addition, USB Type-C is used for the connection terminal. It supports IPX3 waterproof, IP5X dustproof, fingerprint authentication, face authentication, FeliCa, and NFC.
The main body size is 76.1 (width) x 164.19 (height) x 8.12 (depth) mm. Weight is 202g.
The Rakuten mobile version is available in two body colors, graphite gray and polar white, and the open market version is available in three colors: graphite gray, polar white, and Atlantic blue.
Sony “Xperia 1 IV” (NTT DoCoMo, au, Softbank)