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Sony Xperia 10 III
Sony Xperia 10 III

Informr score
The Sony Xperia 10 III currently has an Informr score of 7.1 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 11 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
2 GHz
Screen Size
12+ MP, f/1.8

What the Critics Are Saying...

Tech Advisor

The Xperia 10 III is a clear upgrade on its predecessor, but familiar shortcomings remain. In the ultra-competitive mid-range space, it’s hard to recommend.

- Anyron Copeman, Tech Advisor

Like its stablemates, the Sony Xperia 10 III is to a large extent defined by its 21:9 screen, whose benefits will only really be felt when you're watching video shot with that wide aspect ratio. The build quality is solid and it's nice to see 5G support, but in other respects this feels like a phone...

- Sandra Vogel, ZDNet

The Sony Xperia 10 III is a solid all-round phone. It will be good for those who need a little of everything. It has a premium feel, plenty of memory, and a reliable battery. The screen is nice, the camera delivers good photos, and it’s tough (thanks to that Gorilla Glass) and nice to look at, too. ...

- Joe McIndoe, uSwitch

The Sony Xperia 10 III is well-crafted, that’s for sure. It reflects Sony’s expertise at making products with a razor-sharp focus on understated, elegant designs and good ergonomics, without paying heed to the latest fad. Above-average battery life and water resistance are big pluses for this value...

- Esmond Xu, Techgoondu
Expert Reviews

A beautifully designed handset with a superb screen, the Xperia 10 III is let down by internals that don’t really justify the inflated price. Unless you really like the idea of a 21:9 screen or love Sony’s aesthetic enough to pay around £70 over the odds, then there’s not much reason to buy the Xper...

- Alan Martin, Expert Reviews

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The Xperia 10 III price will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. You can compare Sony Xperia 10 III prices from around the web here on The Informr.

Sony backs up the Xperia 10 III with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Xperia 10 III has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Sony support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Sony's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Sony Xperia 10 III's screen size is 6 inches with 1080 x 2520 pixels resolution.

2 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SM6350 Snapdragon 690 5G (8 nm) Octa-core 2 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 11 operating system (OS).

12+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 12+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 8+ megapixels resolution.

128 GB

Internal memory is 128 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 1000 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4500 mAh battery.

Xperia 10 III Specs

Release Date June 30, 2021
Regions Available United Kingdom
Operating System Android 11

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Processor Qualcomm SM6350 Snapdragon 690 5G (8 nm) Octa-core 2 GHz
Internal Storage 128 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.2
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC, aptX HD
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 1000 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
12+ Megapixels, f/1.8
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, 2nd camera feature (8 MP, F2.4, Telephoto), 3rd camera feature (8 MP, F2.2, Ultrawide), HDR, Slow motion recording
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Aperture F2.0
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology OLED
Colors 1 billion
Resolution 1080 x 2520 pixels
Pixel Density 457 pixels
Size 6 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 60Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4500 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Black, White, Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 15.4 x 6.8 x 0.83 cm (6.1 x 2.7 x 0.3 in)
Weight 169 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Water Resistant
Rugged design No
IP Rating IP 68
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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