Brand Sony
Model Xperia 8 WiMAX 2+ SOV42 / Xperia 8 Lite SOV42-u
Brief Japanese waterproof variant of the Xperia 10 mid-ranger with.. ››
Released 2019 Oct 26
Announced 2019 Oct 7
Hardware Designer Sony
Manufacturer Sony
Codename Sony Kirin
General Extras  Haptic touch feedback
Device Category  Smartphone
Width 69 mm
Height 158 mm
Depth 9.7 mm
Dimensions 2.72×6.22×0.38 inches
Mass 170 g
6 ounces
Platform  Android
Operating System Google Android 9.0 (Pie)
Software Extras  Voice Command
, Navigation software
, Intelligent personal assistant
CPU Clock 2210 MHz
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630, 2017, 64 bit, octa-core, 14 nm, Qualcomm Adreno 508 GPU
RAM Type  LPDDR4x SDRAM
1333 MHz
RAM Capacity (converted) 4.00 GiB RAM
Non-volatile Memory Capacity (converted) 64.0 GB ROM
Display Diagonal 152.4 mm
6 inch
Resolution 1080×2520
Horizontal Full Bezel Width 8.97 mm
Display Area Utilization 77.1%
Pixel Density 457 PPI
Display Type  Color IPS TFT LCD display
Number of Display Scales 16.8M
Scratch Resistant Screen  Gorilla Glass 5
Graphical Controller Qualcomm Adreno 508
Dedicated Graphics Memory 0.125 MiB
A/V Out  No
Microphone(s)  stereo
Loudpeaker(s):   mono
Audio Output:   3.5mm
Supported Cellular Bands  GSM850
, GSM900
, GSM1800
, GSM1900
, UMTS2100 (B1)
, UMTS850 (B5)
, UMTS800 (B6)
, UMTS800 (B19)
, LTE2100 (B1)
, LTE1800 (B3)
, LTE850 (B5)
, LTE2600 (B7)
, LTE700 (B13)
, LTE700 (B17)
, LTE800 (B18)
, LTE850 (B26)
, LTE700 (B28)
, TD-LTE2600 (B38)
, TD-LTE1900 (B39)
, TD-LTE2300 (B40)
, TD-LTE2500 (B41)
, TD-LTE3500 (B42) bands
Supported Cellular Data Links  GPRS
, GPRS MSC33
, EDGE
, EDGE MSC33
, UMTS
, HSUPA
, HSUPA 5.8
, HSDPA
, HSPA+ 21.1
, HSPA+ 42.2
, LTE
, LTE 100/50
, LTE 150/50
, LTE 300/50
, LTE 300/75
, LTE 450/50
, LTE 600/50
, LTE 2000/300 data links
SIM Card Slot  Nano-SIM (4FF)
Complementary Phone Services  Voice transmission
, Voice speaker
, Vibrate
, Speakerphone
, ANC
, HD Voice
, VoLTE
SAR (head) 0.753 W/kg
SAR (body) 0.364 W/kg
Sec. Supported Cellular Networks:   No
Touchscreen Type  Capacitive multi-touch screen
Expansion Interfaces  TransFlash
, microSD
, microSDHC
, microSDXC
USB  USB 2.0
USB HS (480 Mbps)
USB Services  USB charging
, USB fast charging
, USB Host
, USB OTG 1.3
, USB OTG 2.0
, USB PD
USB Connector  USB C reversible
Bluetooth  Bluetooth 5.0
Wireless LAN  802.11a
, 802.11b
, 802.11g
, 802.11n
, 802.11ac
Wireless Services  Wi-Fi Direct
, Wi-Fi Tethering
NFC  NFC A
, NFC B
, FeliCa
FM Radio Receiver  No
Complementary GPS Services  Simultaneous GPS
, A-GPS
, Geotagging
, QuickGPS
Supported GLONASS protocol(s)  Yes
Camera Placement  Rear
Camera Image Sensor  BSI CMOS
Number of effective pixels 12.0 MP camera
Aperture (W) f/1.80
Zoom 2.0 x optical zoom
5.0 x digital zoom
Focus  PD AF
Video Recording 3840×2160 pixel
24 fps
Flash  single LED
Camera Extra Functions  EIS
, EIS (video)
, HDR photo
, HDR video
, Slow motion video
, Burst mode
, Touch focus
, Macro mode
, Panorama Photo
, Face detection
, Face tagging
, Smile detection
, Face retouch
, Intelligent scene detection
Aux. Camera Image Sensor  CMOS
Auxiliary Camera Resolution 8.0 MP aux. cam
Aux. Camera Aperture (W) f/2.40
Aux. 2 Camera Image Sensor  No
Aux. 3 Camera Image Sensor  No
Aux.4 Camera Image Sensor  No
Secondary Camera Placement  Front
Secondary Camera Sensor  CMOS
Secondary Number of pixels 8.0 MP 2nd cam
Secondary Aperture (W) f/2.00
30 fps
Secondary Camera Extra Functions  HDR photo
, Burst mode
, Panorama Photo
, Face detection
, Face tagging
, Smile detection
, Face retouch
Sec. Aux. Cam. Image Sensor  No
Built-in compass  Yes
Built-in accelerometer  3D accelerometer
Built-in gyroscope  Yes
Additional sensors  FP sensor
, Hall
, L sensor
, P sensor
, Step counter
Protection from solid materials  6 Totally protected from dust
Protection from liquids  8 Protected against immersion beyond 1m of depth
Battery  Li-ion
built-in
1-cell
Nominal Battery Capacity 2760 mAh battery
Talk Time 28.5 hours
Market Countries  Japan
Market Regions  Asia
Mobile Operator KDDI Corporation

UQ Communications
Data Integrity  Final