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Sony Xperia 1 III

Sony Xperia 1 III

Sony Xperia 1 III
Handset released:
Apr 2021
Screen size:
6.5"
Operating system:
Android 11
Connectivity:
5G Ready
Full spec
Rear cameras:
12+12+12+0.3 megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation
Front camera:
8 megapixels (1080p video)
RAM:
12GB
CPU:
2.84GHz
Expandable Storage:
microSDXC
Contactless payments:
Yes
3.5mm headphone jack:
Yes
IP rating:
IP68
Battery capacity:
4500 mAh
Weight:
186 grams
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Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
150GB
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£195
Monthly cost:
£37/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£45.13/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,083
Vodafone
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Available from 2 retailers

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Buying a brand new handset and Sim separately would cost you £34.68 more over the contract.

Vodafone
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
250GB
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£159
Monthly cost:
£39/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£45.63/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,095
Vodafone
Customer service
Available from 2 retailers
O2
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
350GB
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£189
Monthly cost:
£38/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£45.88/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,101
O2
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Vodafone
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
250GB
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£89
Monthly cost:
£43/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£46.71/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,121
Vodafone
Customer service
Available from 2 retailers
O2
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
350GB
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£99
Monthly cost:
£43/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£47.13/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,131
O2
Customer service
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Vodafone
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
250GB
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£19
Monthly cost:
£47/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£47.79/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,147
Vodafone
Customer service
Available from 2 retailers
O2
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
350GB
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£39
Monthly cost:
£47/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£48.63/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,167
O2
Customer service
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Vodafone
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
UnltdUnltd
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£59
Monthly cost:
£47/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£49.46/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,187
Vodafone
Customer service
Available from 2 retailers
O2
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
UnltdUnltd
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£10
Monthly cost:
£50/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£50.42/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,210
O2
Customer service
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Vodafone
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
UnltdUnltd
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
Free
Monthly cost:
£51/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£51/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,224
Vodafone
Customer service
Available from 2 retailers
EE
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
4GB
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£100
Monthly cost:
£47/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£51.17/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,228
EE
Customer service
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EE
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
10GB
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£70
Monthly cost:
£49/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£51.92/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,246
EE
Customer service
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EE
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
100GB
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£30
Monthly cost:
£53/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£54.25/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,302
EE
Customer service
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EE
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
UnltdUnltd
5G data
24mth
Contract
24mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£30
Monthly cost:
£58/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£59.25/mth
Total cost:Total over 24mths: 
£1,422
EE
Customer service
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O2
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
3GB
5G data
12mth
Contract
12mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£30
Monthly cost:
£89.48/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£91.98/mth
Total cost:Total over 12mths: 
£1,103.76
O2
Customer service
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O2
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
10GB
5G data
12mth
Contract
12mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£30
Monthly cost:
£92.48/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£94.98/mth
Total cost:Total over 12mths: 
£1,139.76
O2
Customer service
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O2
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
20GB
5G data
12mth
Contract
12mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£30
Monthly cost:
£95.48/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£97.98/mth
Total cost:Total over 12mths: 
£1,175.76
O2
Customer service
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O2
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
100GB
5G data
12mth
Contract
12mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£30
Monthly cost:
£97.48/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£99.98/mth
Total cost:Total over 12mths: 
£1,199.76
O2
Customer service
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O2
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
250GB
5G data
12mth
Contract
12mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£30
Monthly cost:
£99.48/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£101.98/mth
Total cost:Total over 12mths: 
£1,223.76
O2
Customer service
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O2
Customer service
Sony Xperia 1 III
Released: Apr 2021 Screen Size: 6.5" Android 11 5G Ready Full Spec Rear cameras: 12+12+12+0.3 Megapixels (4K/1080p video) + optical image stabilisation Front camera: 8 Megapixels (1080p video) RAM: 12GB CPU: 2.84GHz Contactless payments: Yes 3.5mm headphone jack: Yes IP Rating: IP68 Battery capacity: 4500 mAh Weight: 186 grams Less
256GB
Storage
Phone storage
UnltdUnltd
5G data
12mth
Contract
12mth contract
UnlimitedUnltd minutesmins UnlimitedUnltd texts
Upfront:
£30
Monthly cost:
£108.47/mth
Equiv cost:Equivalent cost: 
£110.97/mth
Total cost:Total over 12mths: 
£1,331.64
O2
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