Sony Xperia 5 V is official with Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 and 52MP EXMOR T camera

Sony Xperia 5 V Price in Nepal
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After the launch of the Sony Xperia 10 V in June, a new Sony phone is here. The Japanese tech giant has unveiled a flagship phone with the Xperia 5 V moniker. In this article, we’ll walk through the specs, features, and expected price of the Sony Xperia 5 V in Nepal.

Sony Xperia 5 V Overview:

Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

The Xperia 5 V gets the flagship Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chip from Qualcomm. This tried and tested 5G silicon is already powering multiple flagship devices in the market. It features one Cortex-X3 core at 3.2 GHz, two Cortex-A715 cores at 2.8 GHz, two Cortex-A710 cores at 2.8 GHz, and three Cortex-A510 cores at 2.0 GHz. Running the graphics is an Adreno 740 GPU.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

Memory-wise, the Xperia 5 V is available in an 8/128GB trim. You can expand the storage via a microSD card slot. Meanwhile, booting the phone is Android 13 OS for the phone. At the same time, there might be more memory variants.

Design and Display

Design-wise, the Xperia 5 V sports a flat metallic frame build with curved edges. Sony has ensured an ergonomic experience with a fingerprint-free frosted glass rear panel. Other than that, the phone also retains the 3.5mm headphone jack. Likewise, you get three color options here: Black, Platinum Silver, and Blue.

Sony Xperia 5 V Design and Display

Talking of the display, the Xperia 5 V features a notch-less 6.1-inch panel with Sony’s typical 21:9 aspect ratio. This OLED panel boasts a 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10, and Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2 protection.


In terms of optics, you are greeted with a Zeiss-coated dual-camera setup. The primary sensor is a 52MP EXMOR T shooter with 48MP resolution, f/1.9 aperture, Dual Pixel PDAF, and OIS. It shoots 12MP images by default at 24mm while, also being able to capture 2x optically zoom images at 48mm. It is accompanied by a 12MP ultrawide unit. While on the front, there is a 12MP selfie camera with 5-axis gyro-EIS stabilization.

Sony Xperia 5 V Camera

Other Specs

Fueling the phone is a 5,000mAh battery with 30W PD charging and Qi wireless charging support. Connectivity options include 5G, WiFi 6, NFC, GPS, a USB 3.2 port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack on this phone. Likewise, you get a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for biometrics security.

Sony Xperia 5 V Specifications:

  • Display: 6.1-inches OLED panel, 120Hz refresh rate, Gorilla Glass Victus 2
  • Resolution: FHD+ (2520 x 1080 pixels), 21:9 aspect ratio
  • Chipset: Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm)
  • Memory: 8GB RAM, 128GB storage
  • Software & UI: Android 13
  • Rear Camera: Dual;
    – 52MP, 24mm primary
    – 12MP, 16mm ultrawide
  • Front Camera: 12MP sensor
  • Security: Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
  • Battery: 5000mAh with 30W fast charging, Qi wireless charging

Sony Xperia 5 V Price in Nepal and Availability

The Sony Xperia 5 V is priced at EUR 999 for the 8/128GB model.  As the European pricing is generally on the higher side, we expect the Sony Xperia 5 V price in Nepal to be 143,499 (directly converted) if and when it launches here.

Sony Xperia 5 V Official Price Price in Nepal (Converted)
8/256GB EUR 999 NPR 143,999
    • Meanwhile, you can check our Oppo Reno 10 Pro review.