Sony's Xperia 5 compact flagship seriesis about to get a new member, a new Geekbench listing reveals. It also reveals some of the specs of the upcoming phone.
Perhaps it's no surprise that the device is running on the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset, but the listing also confirms that Sony is preparing a 16GB RAM variant. It will match the iQOO 11 Pro and the OnePlus 11 among a number of other recently launched phones with 16GB of RAM.
Back to the benchmark listing itself, the Xperia 5 V shows similar performance to other Snapdragon 8 Gen 2-powered handsets we've tested, even if it's early in its development stage. We also get to see the phone's model number, which is XQ-DQ72 and will help us identify it in future leaks.
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Seems like no one is actually bothering to check, but the model number listed "XQ-DQ72" belongs to the Xperia 1 V.
Sony needs to work on getting the WiFi calling working on their devices here in the US. I love my Xperia 5 III but still run into issues with cellular from time to time and it's disappointing my Xperia XZ1 compact had it but the newer ones don...
+1 agree So sick of mainstream device fanbois telling us how "inferior" having more options are.