In September 2022, Sony released its Xperia 5 IV, powered by Snapdragon 8 Gen1 flagship chipset. However, it seems that the company is planning to launch the successor model in the coming days as the new model has started to get listed on various certification sites.
This morning, a new model from Sony was listed on 3C Certification, which carries the following model number: XQ-DQ72. As per sources, this model number belongs to the upcoming Sony Xperia 5 V. The 3C Certification has revealed the charging specifications of Sony’s upcoming flagship model.
The 3C certification mentioned that this model would support fast charging of 33W (11V/3A). However, the certification hasn’t revealed the charger model. It is also mentioned that the charger will not be shipped with the phone. The users would have to buy it separately.
Except for this information, the 3C Certification hasn’t revealed any more information.
Previously, the same device was also listed on Geekbench, which revealed that it would be powered by Snapdragon 8 Gen2 chipset, and the top variant will be equipped with 16 Gigs of RAM.
In terms of specifications, the Snapdragon 8 Gen2 is based on TSMC 4nm manufacturing process and features the following cores: 1x Cortex-X3 Super Core (clocked @3.36GHz), 2x Cortex-A715 and 2x Cortex-A710 P-Cores (clocked @2.8GHz) and 3x Cortex-A510 E-Cores (clocked @2.0GHz).
With Snapdragon 8 Gen2, the devices scored 1,439 points on Single-Core and 5,071 on Multi-Core which denotes that the performance on Xperia 5 V would be similar to other Snapdragon 8 Gen2 powered models with 16 Gigs of RAM.
At the moment, there is no information regarding the launch of the Xperia 5 V. However, we can expect the launch to happen soon.