Sony Xperia XA with 5-inch edge-to-edge display, Android Marshmallow goes official

Sony Xperia XA is the latest mid-range smartphone in the new ‘Xperia X’ series to be announced at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016. It comes with an edge-to-edge display. Lets check out the other specifications of the smartphone.


Sony Xperia XA Specifications

The Sony Xperia XA features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD curved glass edge-to-edge display. It is powered by a 1.8 GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755) 64-bit processor along with Mali T860 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which can also be expanded up to 200 GB via microSD card. The device runs on the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS with Xperia launcher on top.

The Xperia XA comes with a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 1/3″ Sony Exmor RS sensor, Hybrid Auto Focus. It can shoot Full HD 1080p videos. On the front, there is a 8 megapixel front-facing camera with Sony Exmor R sensor, 88-degree wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling. It can also shoot Full HD 1080p videos. The smartphone is 7.9 mm thick and weighs 137.4 grams. It comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack, FM Radio with RDS and supports Dual SIM (region dependent).


The Xperia XA comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS as connectivity options. It rocks a 2,300 mAh battery under the hood with STAMINA mode and supports Qnovo’s Adaptive Charging technology.

The Sony Xperia XA is available in Lime Gold, Rose Gold, White and Graphite Black color variants and will start rolling out from the Summer of 2016. The company did not reveal the pricing yet. The company has also announced the Sony Xperia X Performance and Sony Xperia X smartphones in the new ‘Xperia X’ series today.

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