Sony Xperia 5 III XQ-BQ72 Dual SIM 8GB RAM 256GB 5G (Green)

SKU 5-iii-xq-bq62-256gb
Possibility to return:Yes, within 14 days to warehouse in USA / UK or EU
Length of warranty12 months
Warranty Extension:At promotional terms, up to 24 months (during checkout)
Dual SimYes
Processing time for warranty service from6 weeks
Processing time for warranty repair to12 weeks
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Product description

 Serious power in a hand-fit design

In a world of ever larger smartphones, the Xperia 5 III shows there is another way. Boasting 5G speed, powerful performance and impressive battery life, it packs the latest Sony camera, display, sound and gaming technologies into a compact design that's easy to use one-handed.

Woman holding a Sony Alpha camera outside
For photographers
Woman listening to music on the Xperia 5 III with headphones in a music studio
For music lovers
Man gaming with headphones on the Xperia 5 III
For mobile gamers
Person watching a movie in their living room on the Xperia 5 III
For movie lovers
Person browsing the web on the Xperia 5 III, holding it in one hand
For a perfect fit
Abstract blue and white light image
For performance
For photographers
Professional technology from Alpha cameras

The Xperia 5 III was co-developed with the engineers behind the latest Alpha 9 series cameras, renowned for their industry-leading autofocus technology, and with input from professional photographers, who helped tune the technology and refine the photographic experience and results. Key features include fast AF in all three cameras, plus object tracking technology to maintain sharp focus on moving subjects.

Outstanding ZEISS quality in your Xperia

ZEISS optics calibrated specifically for your Xperia smartphone. The ZEISS T* coating contributes to exquisite rendering and contrast by reducing reflections.

ZEISS logo
Back of an Xperia 5 III showing different lenses
Four versatile lens options to unleash your creativity

Expand your creative possibilities with four versatile lenses in a triple camera and fast, accurate AF across all cameras. Thanks to Dual PDAF sensors, Continuous AF keeps focus on moving subjects, while Sony's unique telephoto system supports fast AF even at extended focal lengths.

Lightning fast focus, even at long range

An optical telephoto lens up to 105mm with fast AF lets you capture moving subjects even at distance. Crucially, the two focal lengths are included in one telephoto module, complete with Dual PDAF sensors. So when you switch between 70mm and 105mm, the focal lens unit and the AF lens unit work in unison to focus fast.

Stunning images every time

With four versatile lens options, the Xperia 5 III puts a huge variety of shots within your reach.

16mm - landscape 

24mm - wide-angle, moving subject

70mm - portrait 

105mm - animal, moving 

16mm - landscape 

Object tracking locks on to fast-moving subjects

Now you can keep fast-moving subjects in sharp focus even if they temporarily move out of sight. Simply specify the subject you want to stay focused on by touching it on the display, and let object tracking do the rest.

Create bokeh effects with basic mode

The Xperia 5 III makes it easy to capture striking images with artistic bokeh effects, adding another layer of creativity to your photography.

Outdoor shot of dog on leash with blurred bokeh background
Experience Real-time Eye AF – for humans and animals

Real-time Eye AF lets you take stunning portraits, whether you're photographing people or animals. Even if your subject is on the move or one eye is covered, you'll capture memorable images full of energy and expression. 

Capture the previously impossible

Burst shooting at up to 20fps and low light noise reduction lets you take pictures you never thought possible with a smartphone.

Better quality burst shooting in low light

Using continuous shooting in a low light situation? Thanks to BIONZ X™ for mobile engine, the Xperia 5 III produces images with less noise than its predecessor when using burst mode in low light.

  • Burst mode with noise reduction
  • Up to 20fps AF/AE burst shooting
A digital zoom with a difference

Unlike conventional digital zoom, which compromises image quality, the Xperia 5 III features new AI super resolution zoom, which uses Sony's AI processing to restore detail and definition to your pictures. 

Fast access to key camera features

Choose new Basic mode for fast access to a range of easy-to-use photography features including a touch shutter button, portrait orientation, Bokeh effect, Panorama, and more. 

Shoot like the pros

With Photography Pro on the Xperia 5 III you'll find controls usually found on professional cameras.

Photography Pro - inspired by Alpha cameras

Using an interface inspired by Alpha cameras, you can choose automatic settings or manually control ISO, shutter speed, white balance and more.

  • Photography Pro interface
  • RAW files
  • Shutter button
Photos with less noise in dark scenes

The Xperia 5 III has been designed to deliver great quality images even in low light situations.

Great shots in low light

The Xperia 5 III has a larger sensor to capture more light, and BIONZ X™ for mobile to deliver outstanding results in all lighting conditions.

  • Noiseless image quality
  • Large sensor
Split screen image of a young girl outside at night, one clear, one blurry
Capture smooth, stable video

The Xperia 5 III features the very latest Optical SteadyShot™ with FlawlessEye™, which couples the image sensor's increased reading speed with Sony's original algorithm for optical image stabilisation. The result is supremely smooth, shake-free video footage.

For movie lovers
An immersive viewing experience

With its stunning 6.1" 21:9 CinemaWide™ HDR OLED 120Hz Refresh rate display, and no notches on the screen to interrupt your view, the Xperia 5 III is made for movie lovers.

Xperia 5 III next to a BRAVIA TV, both showing the same scene of rock formation
Everything you watch, remastered to perfection

The X1™ for mobile engine brings BRAVIA HDR remaster technology to everything you watch. Even streaming content will have more contrast, colour and clarity.

Dolby Atmos® sound, tuned in collaboration with Sony Pictures Entertainment

Watching a movie with Dolby Atmos® is an immersive experience, with multi-dimensional sound flowing above and around you. Now you can experience Dolby Atmos® sound tuned in collaboration with Sony Pictures Entertainment with headphones or the Full-stage stereo speakers.

Man sitting outside looking at an Xperia 5 III
Person holding an Xperia 5 III showing a beautiful sunset
Experience colour as the creators intended

Enjoy your favourite movies and TV shows with colour exactly as the creators intended. Creator mode "powered by CineAlta" delivers unprecedented colour accuracy, referencing the colour reproduction of Sony professional colour monitors used in leading Hollywood studio productions.

Ultra smooth scrolling

Thanks to its 120Hz Refresh rate, the display offers incredibly smooth scrolling and seamless image transitions when you're browsing the internet or navigating the menu.

Illustration of two phones, one showing 120Hz repeated clearly. the other showing 60Hz repeating slightly blurred
For music lovers
Hear music as it was meant to be heard

With audio tuned in collaboration with Sony Music Entertainment, the Xperia 5 III has been engineered to deliver a truly authentic listening experience, whether you're using headphones or the built-in Full-stage stereo speakers. 

Learn how Xperia is made for music
3.5mm audio jack for ultimate sound quality

Thanks to improvements to materials and electronic components, the 3.5mm audio jack on the Xperia 5 III not only offers convenience but also delivers high fidelity sound quality. Distortion is reduced, especially between mid and max volume, and that brings more realistic sound – with clear ensembles, smooth vocals, and deep basslines.

Person plugging wired headphones into the 3.5mm audio jack on an Xperia 5 III
Man listening to music on headphones in a city with an illustration of 360 sound around his head
Like being there live with the artist

Immerse yourself in sound all around you, as real as if you are there at a live concert or with the artist recording in a studio. With 360 Reality Audio, music has never been so immersive and so real. And with the Xperia 5 III, you can enjoy the experience through wired or wireless headphones or the built-in Full-stage stereo speakers.

Learn more about 360 Reality Audio
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Turn your stereo music into immersive 360 Spatial Sound

If the music source you’re listening to is 2-channel stereo, then new 360 Spatial Sound comes into play. It enables the Xperia 5 III to upmix your favourite stereo tracks into an immersive sound experience, in real time. The technology works with local audio files and streaming services to further enhance your listening experience.

Illustration showing the effect of 360 spatial sound vs stereo sound
Xperia 5 III showing a music interface and illustrated sound waves coming from the speakers
Full-stage stereo speakers for powerful, high-quality sound

Positioned at the front of the phone, the Xperia 5 III features Full-stage stereo speakers to deliver immersive, high-quality sound when playing music or videos.

Improve the quality of all your music with AI

DSEE Ultimate enhances the quality of all your digital music, using AI to automatically improve audio frequency and dynamic range in real-time. Both high and low ranges are improved taking each track close to High-Resolution Audio quality. It works with wired or wireless headphones, on local files and even streaming services.

  • DSEE Ultimate
  • High-Resolution Audio
Xperia 5 III showing music playing and illustrated green sound waves emanating
For mobile gamers
A wider view. Advantage you.

With its 21:9 CinemaWide™ display , the Xperia 5 III gives you a much wider view of the action – a major advantage in those close-fought contests. 

Split screen image of a first person shooter in 60Hz and 120Hz
Fluid motion with 120Hz

On the native 120Hz Refresh rate display, fast-moving objects are rendered clearly for seriously smooth gameplay.

Experience blur-free action

With 240Hz Motion blur reduction the display updates the image an incredible 240 times per second for blur-free action.

Illustration showing the difference in clarity between 60Hz, 120Hz and 240Hz
Maintain peak performance with custom display settings

The Xperia 5 III lets you adjust white balance, so you can see the action more clearly and spot your opponents more easily. It's more comfortable for your eyes too so you can play for longer without feeling the strain.

Strike first in the dark

An invaluable new gaming feature, L-γ raiser (Low gamma raiser) makes it easier to see your opponents in the dark. By enhancing image details in dark areas, it highlights your enemies without overexposing bright areas of the screen. So you can hit them before they hit you.

Split image showing the same gaming scene with Low gamma raiser on and off
Improve gameplay with custom audio settings

Audio is another important element for immersive gaming, so the Xperia 5 III offers a number of features to make it as clear and defined as possible.

Hear your opponents coming

Audio equalizer lets you heighten sounds such as footsteps or gunshots, so you can hear your opponents coming and react before they do.

  • Audio equalizer
  • Optimize V.C. microphone
  • 3.5mm audio jack
Accuracy is everything

For those games where you need exceptional accuracy combined with fast fingers, the Xperia 5 III gives you the edge. 

Precise and fast moves

The Xperia 5 III supports 240Hz Touch scanning rate, meaning the action happens exactly as you intended for precision control. And with Fast Touch response, the system recognises your touch at the precise moment you intended.

  • Touch response
  • Touch block
Get in the zone

Determined to climb that leaderboard? The Xperia 5 III has a range of features to help make sure you're fully focused and ready to perform. 

No distractions, just you and the game

Choose Competition mode to disable notifications, incoming calls and other potential distractions so you can focus purely on your gameplay.

  • Competition mode
  • Custom settings
  • Search function
Record and share your gameplay

The Xperia 5 III makes it incredibly simple to record and share your gaming highlights in high quality. 

Never miss your best gaming moments

Whatever you're playing, R.T. record (Rewind time record) automatically pre-records 30 seconds of game footage. So you can easily rewind and capture key moments like match-winning plays, then share them online.

  • R.T. record
  • High quality recording
  • Audio mixer
  • Screenshot
Two phones, one with an orange system screen, one with a green system screen
Overheating prevention

When using a charging cable for gaming, Heat Suppression power control powers the phone systems directly rather than charging the battery. This reduces thermal stress, helping to maintain gaming performance and keep your battery healthy for longer.

[A] OFF = high temperature [B] ON = low temperature

Optimised performance for gaming

The Xperia 5 III is optimised with Qualcomm® Snapdragon Elite Gaming™ for superior gaming performance.

Qualcomm® Snapdragon Elite Gaming™ logo
Person gaming on Xperia 5 III using dualshock controller
Take control with a DUALSHOCK® 4 controller

For even more fun on-the-go, you can connect your Xperia 5 III with a DUALSHOCK®4 controller and play a range of Android games.

For filmmakers
Man using an Xperia 5 III to film outdoors
Create movies the pros would be proud of

Record movies with similar parameters and colour settings to the professionals. Expertise from our Digital Cinema Camera engineers, Look colour management pre-sets, 21:9 ratio, 4K HDR, 120fps slow-motion, and 24, 25, 30 and 60fps give you all the tools you need.

Realise your vision with cinematic colour settings

Eight different colour settings let you bring the mood of different cinema styles to your videos. These include VENICE CS, inspired by our professional camera CineAlta VENICE, which features smooth colour gradation and a softer, lower contrast curve for a classic cinematic look that's perfect for drama productions.

  • Look colour settings
  • Four lens options
  • 4K HDR 120fps slow-motion
  • Intelligent wind filter
Streamlining the filmmaking process

The Xperia 5 III features a range of UI improvements designed specifically with movie makers in mind. 

Check remaining recording time

To help you control your workflow you can easily check how much free memory is remaining and how much recording time is still available.

  • Check recording time
  • Check recording settings
  • Audio level meter
  • Clip playback
Person putting the Xperia 5 III in their pocket
Power packed. Pocket sized.

The Xperia 5 III offers uncompromising power and performance yet it still fits perfectly in your hand and your pocket.

Slim, lightweight body houses a powerful battery

Despite measuring just 68mm in width and 8.2mm in depth, and weighing only 168g, the Xperia 5 III houses a powerful 4.500mAh battery. 

Elegant and refined

Featuring mirror-effect glass on the back and a high quality metal frame, the Xperia 5 III comes in a choice of colours to reflect your style. 

Xperia 5 III in green with water splashing around
Built tough for everyday life

The Xperia 5 III comes with IP65/68 water resistance and dust protection, plus Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6 on the front and back, making it durable as well as beautifully designed.

Corning Gorilla Glass logo and IP65/68 logo
Multi-tasking made easy

With a range of handy multi-window features the Xperia 5 III is tailor-made for multi-tasking. 

Side sense and Sony | Headphones Connect

When the Xperia 5 III is paired with Sony headphones, you can easily access the Sony | Headphones Connect app using the Side sense menu.

  • Side sense and Sony | Headphones Connect
  • Multi-window
  • Multi-window switch
  • 21:9 CinemaWide™ display
For performance
All the speed you need

Combining 5G and Wi-Fi 6 connectivity with the latest Qualcomm® Mobile Platform and innovative battery technologies, the Xperia 5 III raises the bar for smartphone performance.

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Next generation 5G connectivity

For uncompromised high-quality downloads and streaming of even high resolution files, the Xperia 5 III can deliver a super-fast 5G connection.

Wi-Fi 6 certified logo
Stream and browse faster with Wi-Fi 6

With Wi-Fi 6 you get a better connection – with higher speed, lower latency and improved connectivity management when multiple devices are on the same network.

5G/4G Wi-Fi logo
Smart connectivity

Smart connectivity takes Xperia’s deep learning technology that utilises Sony's Neural Network Libraries and analyses Wi-Fi signals to predict near-future connectivity issues. The Xperia 5 III assesses the quality of available Wi-Fi before connecting so there's no more grabbing Wi-Fi that doesn't work. If it predicts any compromise in Wi-Fi connection quality, it uses your mobile data instead. With Xperia, you’re always on the best connection available.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G chip on a circuit board
Experience the latest Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 888 5G Mobile Platform

The Xperia 5 III is powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 888 5G Mobile Platform to deliver the premium experiences you deserve. Make the most of the Xperia 5 III as a professional-quality camera, intelligent personal assistant, and elite gaming rig – all connected with truly global 5G multi-gigabit speeds.

A compact battery that's big on power

A large capacity 4.500mAh battery gives the compact Xperia 5 III plenty of power to get you through your day.

Image of the Xperia 5 III in green with 4500mAh text on top
Reliable for longer

The Xperia 5 III offers convenient fast charging and also features special charging technologies to prolong battery life.

Phone showing 50% charge
Up to 50% charge in just 30 minutes

When you need to give your battery a boost, you can fast charge up to 50% in just 30 minutes with the included charger XZQ-UC1.

Graph showing extended battery life from Xperia
A healthy battery, even after 3 years of use

Our charging technologies keep your battery healthy for longer. Battery care keeps your phone from overcharging, while Xperia Adaptive Charging monitors your phone as it charges, to make sure the battery isn't overworked.

1. Battery capacity
2. Battery lifespan
3. Normal charging

Illustration showing data transfer between a phone and Xperia 5 III
Easy content transfer from your old iPhone or Android device

The Xperia Transfer 2 app lets you transfer the content that matters from your old Android or iOS smartphone to your new Xperia 5 III. From photos, videos and music to your contacts, calendar, call history, and messages (SMS/MMS) – transfer them quickly, safely and easily.

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Accessibility for Xperia

Our smartphones include visual, hearing and action assist technology.

All on-screen images are for illustrative purposes only.

5G network and availability may vary depending on country, carrier, software version and user environment.

Lens expression is equivalent to 35mm focal length.


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The Xperia 5 III combines fast, powerful performance and long battery life with the latest Sony camera, display, sound and gaming technologies – all in a compact design that's easy to use one-handed.


157 x 68 x 8.2 mm


168 g


6.1" 21:9 CinemaWide™ display
FHD+ HDR OLED (2520 x 1080)
120Hz Refresh rate, 240Hz Motion blur reduction, 240Hz Touch scanning rate, Creator mode "powered by CineAlta" - Inspired by Master Monitor colour reproduction, DCI-P3 100%, ITU-R BT.2020 (REC.2020), Illuminant D65 White point, 10 bit tonal gradation, X1™ for mobile
H.263, H.264, H.265, MPEG-4 Video, AV1, VP8, VP9


Water resistant (IPX5/IPX8), Dust proof (IP6X)
Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6


Triple lens camera

Rear Camera (1)

1/1.7" Exmor RS™ for mobile sensor
24 mm

Rear Camera (2)

1/2.9” Exmor RS™ for mobile sensor
F2.3 (70 mm), F2.8 (105 mm)
70 mm, 105 mm
34° (70 mm), 23° (105 mm)

Rear Camera (3)

1/2.5" Exmor RS™ for mobile sensor
16 mm

Camera Features

Photography Pro, ZEISS® quality lenses calibrated specifically for Xperia 5 III, ZEISS® T* Coating, Up to 20fps AF/AE, Up to 60 times per second continuous AF/AE calculation, Real-time Eye AF (Human, Animal), Object tracking, Dual photo diode, RGB-IR, OIS photo, Photo flash, Photo light, Hybrid zoom 12.5x (based on Wide camera 24 mm), AI Super Resolution Zoom, HDR (High Dynamic Range) photo
JPEG (.jpg), RAW (.dng)

Video Recording

Cinematography Pro "powered by CineAlta", 4K HDR Movie recording 24, 25, 30, 60 and 120fps slow-motion, OIS and EIS Video, Optical SteadyShot™with FlawlessEye™, SteadyShot™ with Intelligent Active Mode (5-axis stabilization), Intelligent wind filter
.mp4 (H.264, H.265)

Front Camera (1)

HDR (High Dynamic Range) photo, SteadyShot™ with Intelligent Active Mode (5-axis stabilization), Portrait selfie, Display flash, Hand gesture


Hi-Resolution Audio, High-Resolution Audio Wireless (LDAC)
3.5 mm audio jack, 360 Reality Audio, 360 Reality Audio hardware decoding, 360 Spatial Sound, Full-stage stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos®, DSEE Ultimate, Stereo Recording, Qualcomm® aptX™ HD audio
AAC-LC, AAC+, eAAC+, AAC-ELD, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, FLAC, MP3, MIDI, Vorbis, PCM, Opus, ALAC, DSD, Dolby Atmos, Dolby AC-4, 360 Reality Audio Music Format


PS4 Remote Play, DUALSHOCK®4 Control compatibility, Game enhancer


Dynamic Vibration System

Memory & Storage

microSDXC support (up to 1 TB)

SIM Capability

Dual SIM hybrid

Operating System

Android™ 11


Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 888 5G Mobile Platform


4500 mAh
USB Power Delivery (USB PD) fast charging
Xperia Adaptive Charging, Battery Care, STAMINA Mode


850, 900, 1800, 1900
2100 (Band 1), 1900 (Band 2), 1700 (Band 4), 850 (Band 5), 800 (Band 6), 900 (Band 8), 800 (Band 19)
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 66
n1, n3, n5, n7, n8, n28, n38, n40, n41, n77, n78, n79


A-GPS, A-GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS
Bluetooth® 5.2 wireless technology
USB 3.1 Gen1
Smart connectivity, Google Cast, NFC, Output video/image via Display Port support TypeC Cable or USB-C to HDMI Adapter Cable (Display port 4K/60fps)


Fingerprint sensor


Hearing Aid Compatibility (HAC), Teletypewriter (TTY) /SCREEN READERS: Select to Speak, TalkBack, Text-to-speech output /DISPLAY: Font size, Display size, Dark theme, Magnification, Colour correction, Colour inversion, Large mouse pointer, Remove animations /INTERACTION CONTROLS: Accessibility Menu, Switch Access, Click after mouse pointer stops moving, Power button ends call, Auto-rotate screen, Touch & hold delay, Time to take action (Accessibility timeout), Vibration & haptic strength, System navigation /AUDIO & ON-SCREEN TEXT: Mono audio, Audio balance, Caption preferences /EXPERIMENTAL: High contrast text, Shortcut from lock screen
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Questions (2)

From M.E. Stasek | 2022-01-28 21:18:10

I thought the XQ-BQ62 only came with 128 GB. Also, being exact about the model is important as U.S. users ( e.g., AT&T customers) will only be able to use certain phones. See I have an Xperia 5 ii that is not the North American variant and it will be useless shortly.


Hi, yes, sorry, you're right it's BQ72 Hong-Kong international model. Title has been fixed.

From M | 2022-01-08 00:37:49

Can you confirm the model is XQ-BQ62 and not XQ-BQ72? Checking frequency is not enough to confirm because network service provider is only approving select models even if same bands are used.


Hello, it is XQ-BQ62.

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