Sony unveil Xperia XA1 and XA1 Ultra


Sony’s new mid-range devices were announced during MWc 2017, and the new Xperia XA1 and XA1 will arrive with typical Sony designs, and bring great camera’s to mid-range area. Both phones will be running Android 7.

Xperia XA1

The XA1 will include a 5-inch 720p display, MediaTek Helio P20 chipset with Octa-Core processor (Quad core 2.3GHz + Quad core 1.6GHz) and 3GB of RAM. Storage is 32GB with MicroSD slot.

Camera on the rear is a 23MP 1/2.3” sensor with Hybrid Autofocus, SteadyShot, f/2.0 aperture, and 24mm wide angle lens. On the front we have an 8MP 1/4″ sensor with 23mm wide angle lens and f/2.0 aperture.

The XA1 uses USB Type-C, features a 2,300mAh battery. It XA1 arrives sometime in April (US so far announced) , and will cost around $300. It will be available in White, Black, Gold, and Pink.

Xperia XA1 Ultra

The X1A Ultra takes the screen size all the way up to 6-inches and raises the resolution to 1,920 x 1,080. We have the same MediaTek Helio P20 chipset with Octa-Core processor (Quad core 2.3GHz + Quad core 1.6GHz), but this time with 4GB’s of RAM and 64GB of storage, with MicroSD again for expanding.

Camera is the same 23MP 1/2.3” sensor with 24mm wide-angle F2.0 lens. The front facing camera takes it up to a 16MP 1/2.6″ sensor with 23mm wide angle f/2.0 lens.

The X1A Ultra being a large device will include a 2,700mAh battery, although we’re not sure why they couldn’t fit anything bigger in there. the deivce also uses USB type-C and arrive sometime this summer but no pricing has be announced just yet. Colors available are White, Black, Gold, and Pink.

Craig O'Sullivan

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