The competition among the smartphones in every segment is in its peak. However, Sony managed to launch Xperia 8 Lite – the exact same Xperia 10 with some minor changes, in its home country japan. The Xperia 8 Lite packs almost similar features as the Xperia10 with slight difference.
Sony Xperia 8 Lite Overview
Xperia 8 Lite brings 6” Full HD+ Triluminous LCD display with distinctive 20:9 aspect ratio. It measures 158 x 69 x 8.1mm in dimension and weights just 170 grams. There’s no display notch but comes with old school large forehead which host selfie camera along with some sensors.
For photography, there is total of three camera of the Xperia 8 Lite. It packs a 12MP main shooter with f/1.8 lens and an 8MP sensor with f/2.4 lens on the rear. Whereas, there’s an 8MP senor with f/2.0 lens on the front for selfies and video calls.
The camera supports 21:9 video capturing, 2x optical zoom, vokekh effect, EIS and 4k video recording.
Under the hood, Xperia 8 Lite gets power form the octa-core Snapdragon 630 SoC. The chipset is built using 14nm process and was unveiled 3 years ago. It is teamed with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of inbuilt storage. Also, there’s a provision to expand storage up to 512GB via a dedicated microSD card.
Software front is handled by two old Android Pie.
The handset obtains juice from a 2,870mAh battery. For connectivity, it gets 4G LTE, Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 802.11.ac. Further the smartphone features a side mounted fingerprint scanner.
Sony Xperia 8 Lite Price and Availability in Nepal
The device has launched in Japan at 29,800 yen and will be available in Japan from September 1. It will be available in two color black and white.
Shofar, there is no information on when it makes its way to Nepalese market. If it launches, we expect Xperia 8 Lite to be priced at Rs. 38,000 in Nepal.
|Smartphone Model||Price in Nepal (Expected)|
|Sony Xperia 8 Lite||~ Rs. 38,000|
1080 x 2520 pixels resolution, 21:9 aspect ratio
|OS||Android 9 (Pie)|
|Rear Camera||12 + 8 MP|
|Front Camera||8 MP|
|Sony Xperia 8 Lite Price in Nepal||Rs. 38,000(Expected)|