Sony Launches Xperia X and XA in India
Sony has launched the new Xperia X and Xperia XA in India with the Xperia XA Ultra Coming Soon.
The Sony Xperia X is the flagship for 2016 and has been launched for Rs. 48990. The phone will be available on the 7th of June with preorders beginning immediately. Those placing pre-orders will receive a pair of Sony SBH70 Wireless headphones as a freebie.
The Sony Xperia X features a 5-inch display with a 1920 x 1080p resolution along with 64 GB of onboard storage. The handset will also get 3 GB of RAM and expandability via a Hybrid slot, which either takes two sim cards or one sim and one microSD card of up to 200 GB capacity.
The phone is, however, powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 chipset, which is the same chipset found in low-end handsets like the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3. The CPU setup comprises of Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 & Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 along with the Adreno 510 GPU.
The camera is what Sony claims is the highlight of the Xperia X with a 23 MP primary camera featuring a f/2 aperture 24mm lens and predictive focus capabilities. You however only get 1080p video capture while the front camera features a 13 MP sensor with a f/2 aperture. The Xperia X has a 2620 mAh battery
The Xperia XA, on the other hand, costs Rs. 20990 and will go on sale on the 18th of June. The phone features a brilliant edge-less or bezel-less front display which looks great. The Xperia XA has a 5 inch 1280 x 720p display and runs on a 2.0 GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 chipset with the Mali-T860MP2 GPU.
16 GB Storage with 2 GB of RAM comes standard on the Xperia XA, and the camera setup consists of a 13 MP primary and an 8MP front camera.
Sony Xperia X
Sony Xperia XA
Sony Xperia XA Ultra
|Display||5 inch Full HD||5 inch HD||6 inch Full HD|
|Resolution||1920 x 1080p||1280 x 720p||1920 x 1080p|
|Dimensions||142.7 x 69.4 x 7.9 mm / 153gm||143.6 x 66.8 x 7.9 mm / 137.4gm||164 x 79 x 8.4 mm / 202gm|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8956 Snapdragon 650||Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10||Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10|
|CPU||Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 & quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53||Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53||Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Storage||64GB flash storage||16 GB||16GB|
|Rear Camera||23 MP, f/2.0, Predictive + Phase detection autofocus||13 MP, phase detection autofocus||13 MP, phase detection autofocus|
|Front Camera||13 MP, f/2.0||8 MP, 1/4″ sensor size||16 MP, 1/2.6″ sensor size, autofocus, OIS|
|Expandability||microSD, up to 200 GB||microSD, up to 200 GB||microSD, up to 200 GB|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 2620 mAh||Non-removable Li-Ion 2300 mAh||Non-removable Li-Ion 2700 mAh|
|Connectivity||4G Dual SIM||4G Dual SIM||4G Dual SIM|
|OS||Android 6.0.1||Android 6.0||Android 6.0.1|
|Price||Rs. 48990||Rs. 20990||TBA|