Sony G8341 (Sony Xperia XZ1) with rear fingerprint scanner spotted online

Sony has plans to launch three new smartphones at IFA 2017. Now, Sony G8341 (or Sony Xperia XZ1) has been spotted online with rear fingerprint scanner and single rear facing camera paired with LED flash. The rear panel has NFC symbol, previously seen in all Sony smartphones equipped with NFC connectivity. Three images of the phone have been leaked. Frontal image shows a 13-megapixel front snapper. Third leaked image confirmed that the leaked images of the phone are of Sony Xperia XZ1 with model number Sony G8341. Android version is also confirmed.

Out of three, Sony Xperia XZ1 has been spotted on a benchmarking site, GFXBench. As per the listing, the Xperia XZ1 would have a 5.1-inch Full HD display, backed by Snapdragon 835 chipset and 4GB of RAM. Storage-wise, the phone has a 64GB of native storage. A 19-megapixel rear-facing camera is mentioned in the listing along with a 13-megapixel selfie snapper. Interestingly, the phone will run on Android 8.0 aka Android O out-of-the-box.

Another device, Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact is also expected featuring a 4.6-inch HD display and a smaller 2,800mAh battery.