Sony Xperia Pro-I unveiled — the $1,800 smartphone for professional photographers

Sony revealed its next step in smartphone camera technology with the new Xperia Pro-I, which features a 1-inch image sensor that’s based on the company’s own RX100 VII camera, dual-aperture settings, multiple lens options, and more.

Aiming to be the perfect smartphone for professional photographers, videographers, and cinematographers, the Xperia Pro-I will be available in select regions by the end of 2021. While the camera steals the spotlight, this Xperia also comes with formidable specs. Read on to see if this is the smartphone for you. 

Sony Xperia Pro-I

Revealed during Sony’s Xperia event, the Xperia Pro-I will be available from December in select regions including the US, with pre-orders starting on October 28. Availability in other regions to start sometime in early 2022. The Xperia Pro-I will set you back $1,799/£1,599, which is significantly more affordable than the previous $2,500 Xperia Pro smartphone. That’s good news for camera enthusiasts. 

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The Xperia Pro-I has been made to allow users to shoot, edit, and send with a single device, and it all starts with the shooter. As Sony puts it, “THE Camera” features a large 1-inch Exmor RS CMOS image sensor with a phase-detection AF sensor, inspired by Sony’s RX100 VII. This allows for less noise in low light settings, clear details and natural bokeh effects. Plus, the image sensor has a 2.4μm pixel pitch, which is a significant step up from the Google Pixel 6‘s 1.2µm pixel width.

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