Sony finally comes with a budget smartphone!

Sony India launched Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Plus in India. Both these smartphones have same specs except the RAM and internal storage as R1 comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage whereas R1 Plus comes with 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage.

These smartphones have 5.2-inch HD 2.5D curved Glass display, powered by Octa core Snapdragon 430 processor and run on Android 7.1 Nougat and company promised for the future upgrade to Android 8.0 Oreo. It sports 13MP rear camera with LED Flash and 8MP front shooter.The Sony Xperia R1 and R1 Plus will be coming in Black and Silver colours for Rs. 12,990 and Rs. 14,990 respectively.

Sony Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Plus specifications are

  • Display: 5.2-inch HD 2.5D curved glass, 1280×720 pixels
  • Processor: Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 ( 4 x 1.2 GHz Cortex A53 + 4 x 1.5 GHz Cortex A53) 64-bit
  • GPU: Adreno 505
  • RAM and Memory: 2GB with 16GB (UFS) internal memory (R1), 3GB RAM with 32GB (UFS) internal memory (R1 Plus), expandable up to 128GB with microSD
  • OS: Android 7.1 Nougat upgradable to Android 8.0 Oreo
  • SIM: Dual
  • Camera: Rear 13MP with LED Flash, Exmor Sensor, Predictive Hybrid Autofocus/ Front 8MP with Predictive Hybrid Autofocus
  • OS: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS , USB Type-C
  • Battery: 2620mAh