Sony Xperia R1 Plus Smartphone Features, Specs & Price

Posted on Oct 26 2017 - 11:03am by Brad Haddin

Sony – the Japanese multinational company has just expanded its mid-range handset with the launch of two latest smartphones, dubbed as the Sony Xperia R1 and the Sony Xperia R1 Plus. Both are budget-friendly handsets, especially for those who want a solid smartphone and do not want to break the bank in order to buy. In this article, we talk about the Plus version of the newly arrived phone.

Sony Xperia R1 Plus

Sony Xperia R1 Plus Features

The Xperia R1 Plus smartphone comes with a 5.2 inches TFT LCD capacitive touchscreen display that carries the support for 720 × 1280 pixels screen resolution. The newly launched smartphone runs on the seventh generation Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out of the box, that’s pretty interesting.

The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor and paired with 3GB of RAM. On the storage front, there is a 32GB of built-in storage that can be further expanded by using a MicroSD card that will dramatically increases your phone’s storage up to 128GB.

As far as the photography is concerned, the smartphone features a 13 megapixel rear camera with Sony’s Predictive Hybrid Autofocus, which uses object tracking and motion prediction to focus on moving objects. While on the front side of the phone, there is an 8 megapixel front facing shooter with similar focus system for selfies lover.

To power the Xperia R1 Plus smartphone, there is a 2620 mAh non-removable battery buried inside that will provide enough juice. Other features included dual SIM card, FM radio and for charging, there is USB type-C connectivity. The phone is available in two color options, including Black and Silver.

Sony Xperia R1 Plus Specs

  • 2 inches TFT LCD capacitive touchscreen display
  • 720 × 1280 pixels screen resolution
  • Android 7.0 Nougat operating system
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor
  • 3GB of RAM
  • 32GB of built-in storage
  • Expandable storage: up to 128GB through a MicroSD card
  • 13 megapixel rear camera
  • 8 megapixel front facing shooter
  • 2620 mAh non-removable battery
  • Color options: Black and Silver

Sony Xperia R1 Plus Price

The Sony Xperia R1 Plus smartphone is available for purchase. If you are interested, you can grab it for an amount of INR 15,990 (roughly $245).