True indeed as Japanese OEM, Sony seem to be prepping another Xperia smartphone for likely launch come IFA in September. Likely to be called the Sony Xperia XR, it would be Sony’s 6th Xperia smartphone this year.
Images of the said Xperia XR have been made available online courtesy @OnLeaks reveal that it’s indeed bigger than the preceding Xperia X series smartphones, with edgier corners and measuring in at 146.4×71.9×8.1mm. Though specifics regarding features have not been made known yet, but a USB Type-C is seen onboard. Previous leaks had said a possible 5inch 1080p screen would accompany the Xperia XR. Also seen is a dual LED flash out back, together with the camera.
The Xperia XR cameras are rumoured to support 4k video recording.
See the alleged image renders: