Sony Xperia 1 IV Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Sony Xperia 1 IV - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Sony Xperia 1 IV Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Sony Xperia 1 IV is a 2022 smartphone. It measures 165 x 71 x 8.2 mm and weighs 185 g. It has a OLED display measuring 6.5" inches. The resolution is 1644 x 3840 and 643 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 12 MP. The main camera is Quad with 12 MP.

It runs on Octa-core (1x3.00 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3x2.40 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4x1.70 GHz Cortex-A510) CPU with 256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 12GB RAM memory. The battery is 5000 mAh.

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Sony Xperia 1 IV specs

General specs

Brand and model

Sony Xperia 1 IV

Release date

2022, May 11


165 x 71 x 8.2 mm (6.5 x 2.8 x 0.32 in)


185 g (6.53 oz)

Body build

Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), glass back (Gorilla Glass Victus), aluminum frame


Black, Violet, White


5000 mAh, Li-Po, non-removable

Approximate price$ 1000





capacitive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

6.5" inc

Screen area

98.6 cm2

Screen format

21:9 (height:width)

Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

1644 x 3840 px

PPI /points per inch/

643 PPI

Screen protection

Corning Gorilla Glass Victus

Other - 120Hz
-HDR BT.2020

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

12 MP, Quad

Camera specs

-12 MP, f/1.7, 24mm (wide), 1/1.7'', 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
-12 MP, f/2.3, 85mm (telephoto), f/2.8, 125mm (telephoto), 1/3.5'', Dual Pixel PDAF, 3.5x-5.2x continuous optical zoom, OIS
-12 MP, f/2.2, 124˚, 16mm (ultrawide), 1/2.5'', Dual Pixel PDAF
-0.3 MP, TOF 3D, (depth)


Zeiss optics, Zeiss T* lens coating, LED flash, panorama, HDR, eye tracking

Video 4K@24/25/30/60/120fps HDR, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps; 5-axis gyro-EIS, OIS
DxOMark Main Score118
DxOMark Photo118
DxOMark Video112
Front (selfie) camera

12 MP, Single


12 MP, f/2.0, 24mm (wide), 1/2.9", 1.25µm



Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 5-axis gyro-EIS


Operating system OS

Android 12


Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4 nm)

Other models with the same chipset include: Sharp Aquos R7s, ZTE Axon 40 Ultra Space Edition, Sony Xperia 5 IV, Xiaomi 12 Ultra, Sony Xperia 1 IV, ZTE Axon 40 Ultra, Xiaomi Poco F4 GT, vivo X Note, vivo X Fold, vivo iQOO Neo6 (China)
Processor CPU

- Octa-core (1x3.00 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3x2.40 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4x1.70 GHz Cortex-A510)

Graphics processor GPU

- Adreno 730

External memory

microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)

Internal memory

256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 12GB RAM


Antutu 9 Score 903000 (Rank 141 of 1313)
GeekBench 5 Single Core 1204 (Rank 106 of 1646)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 3352 (Rank 172 of 1637)

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIMeSIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
GPS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
USB USB Type-C 3.2, USB On-The-Go, video output
Bluetooth 5.2, A2DP, LE Audio, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive

Music and Audio

Radio No
Headphone jack Yes
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Dynamic vibration system

Other features

- Sensors - Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum
- Native Sony Alpha camera support
- Fast charging 30W, 50% in 30 min
-Fast wireless charging
-Reverse wireless charging
-USB Power Delivery
- IP65/IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Sony. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Sony may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Sony Xperia 1 IV was around $ 1000 after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2022, May 11.
The weight of the Sony Xperia 1 IV is 185 g.
The screen size of the Sony Xperia 1 IV is 6.5" inches.
The size of the Sony Xperia 1 IV is 165 x 71 x 8.2 mm (HxWxD).

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Year 2021 2021 2022 2018
Screen 6.5 "
6.5 "
6.8 "
Dynamic AMOLED 2X
6 "
Camera Quad
12 MP
12 MP
108 MP
19 MP
Weight 211 gr 186 gr 228 gr 193 gr
Battery 4500 mah 4500 mah 5000 mah 3300 mah
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