Sony just launched three new smartphones to its all new Xperia X series at the MWC 2016 – the Xperia X, Xperia X Performance and Xperia XA. All these devices in the Sony Xperia X lineup comes with new features like Sony’s smart battery management. All the three phones in the Xperia X series comes with 5-inch display, Sony doesn’t introduced any phablets nor minis. Let’s meet the Xperia X, X Performance and XA one after another.
Sony Xperia X:
The Xperia X has a 5-inch 1080 display and powered with Hexa-Core Snapdragon 650 CPU (3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage). There is 2900mAh battery with Qnovo’s Charging technology and features 23MP rear camera with Exmos RS sensor, 1/2.3″ sensor, f/2.0 sensor, Predictive Hybrid AF and 1080p video recording (13MP front camera). It runs on Android Marshmallow and has dual SIM support.
Sony Xperia X Performance:
If you looking for a powerful hardware, then Xperia X Performance is there to deliver the same. It powers the same Snapdragon 820 chipset the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge comes with. It has IP68 ratings for waterproof and dust resistance and feature fingerprint scanner on the power button just similar to that of Xperia X.
Taking about the display, it has 5-inch 1080 display with metal back painted in a continuous color. There is 23MP main camera capable of recording 4K video and can boost IOS up to 12,800. There is also 13MP cam on the front above the display for taking quality selfies. The other specs includes 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM (microSD support), dual SIM, 4G LTE and 2900mAh battery.
Sony Xperia XA:
The Sony Xperia XA is the affordable smartphone in the entire Xperia X series. Featuring a 5-inch HD display, it is powered with a MediaTek MT6755 SoC coupled with 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM. There is 13MP main camera (8MP selfie) and runs on Android marshmallow OS.
It has smaller battery of 2300mAh and doesn’t feature fingerprint scanner and stereo speakers.
Price and Availability:
Sony Xperia X, Xperia X Performance and Xperia XA will be available in White, Graphite Black, Lime Gold and Rose Gold colour variants and will be rolled out starting from the Summer 2016. Pricing yet to be revealed.