Late last month, Sony announced the Xperia X flagship smartphone and the mid-range Xperia XA in India. While the Sony Xperia X has already gone on sale, the company said that the Sony Xperia XA will be available starting third week of June. Now, Sony has released the Xperia XA smartphone and the device is available for Rs 20,999 on Amazon India.
Read: Sony Xperia X smartphone specifications and price
Sony Xperia XA Specifications
The Xperia XA features a 5.0-inch HD Mobile BRAVIA engine 2 display technology with 1,280 * 720 pixels (294 ppi pixel density). The device is powered by a 64-bit Media-Tek MT6755 octa-core processor that comes with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 200 GB via micro-SD card. The smartphone also has ARM Mali-T860 MP2 700MHz GPU and runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS.
On the camera front, the device features a 13 mega-pixel main camera with 1/3-inch Exmor RS for mobile sensor, Quick launch, Hybrid Auto-Focus, HDR photo, 5x Clear Image Zoom and Auto-Scene Recognition features, and an 8 mega-pixel front-snapper with Sony Exmor R for mobile sensor, Auto-Focus, Wide angle lens (88 degree), Low-light photography and HDR photo. The phone is backed with a 2300 mAh battery with connectivity options such as dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and Bluetooth.
With the launch, Sony now sells two of the four Xperia X series phones in India – one a flagship Xperia X dual SIM (Rs. 48,990) and another Xperia XA dual SIM (Rs. 20,990). The other two models— Xperia X Performance, a top-end model with Snapdragon 820, and the camera-centric phablet Xperia XA Ultra are yet to be made available in the country.
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