Posted on Mar 1 2017 - 9:07pm by Anurag Kumar

Sony Xperia XA1, the new mid-range device from Sony for the year 2017, launched at MWC 2017 along with Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZs and Xperia XA1 Ultra. It has edge-to-edge HD (720p) 5” screen, runs on MediaTek Helio P20 Octa Core 64bit processor with 3 GB RAM.

Xperia XA1 features 23MP rear camera with  1/2.3” Exmor RS for mobile image sensor, Hybrid Autofocus,  Low-light photo: ISO6400 and 24mm wide-angle F2.0 lens along with 8MP front camera.

Sony Xperia XA1

Sony Xperia XA1 will be available in 4 colors i.e. White, Black, Gold, Pink from Spring 2017.

Sony Xperia XA1 Specifications

Model Xperia XA1
SIM Single SIM (Sony G3121, G3123, G3125) and Dual SIM (S0ny G3112, G3116) – Nano SIM
Dimensions 145 x 67 x 8 mm
Weight 143 grams
Battery 2300mAh | Qnovo Adaptive Charging | Quick Charging (MediaTek PumpExpress 2.0) | Stamina Mode
Display 5″ HD 720p display with Image Enhance Technology | Corning Gorilla Glass
OS Android 7.1 (Nougat) (out of the box)
Internal Storage 32GB eMMC internal memory, microSDXC support (up to 256GB)
Processor MediaTek Helio P20 Octa Core 64bit (Quad core 2.3GHz + Quad core 1.6GHz)
GPU Mali-T880MP2
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2
Camera Back Camera: 23MP | 1/2.3” Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor | Hybrid Autofocus | Low-light photo: ISO6400 | 24mm wide-angle F2.0 lens

Front Camera: 8MP | 1/4″ Exmor R for mobile™ for mobile image sensor | Low-light photo: up to ISO 3200 | 23mm wide-angle lens F2.0

Waterproof/dustproof No
Connectivity NFC, Wi-Fi, USB 3.1, Type-C
Colors Available White, Black, Gold, Pink
Fingerprint Sensor No
Network GSM GPRS/EDGE (2G) | UMTS HSPA+ (3G) | LTE (4G) Cat4/Cat6
Announcement Date  Feb 2017 (MWC 2017)
Sound xLOUD | Clear Audio+ | Stereo Recording | Bluetooth® 4.2 wireless technology, aptX / A2DP
Key Accessories Style Cover Stand SCSG30 | Quick Charger UCH12W | Charging Dock DK60 | Bluetooth Headset with Speaker SBH56

Sony Xperia XA1 Videos

Sony Xperia XA1 Photos

Xperia XA1 is expected to be priced around $300 (source: GsmArena)

Seeing the expected price of the handset there are many competitors available in the market like from Xiaomi, Motorola, etc. and that too with Snapdragon processors.

Sony Xperia XZs launched with 19MP Motion Eye Camera at MWC 2017

Sony Xperia XZ Premium with 4K HDR display launched at MWC 2017

Let us know what do you think of Xperia XA1. Drop your comments below.

Source – Sony Mobile

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