Sony Xperia X and Xperia XA

Sony Xperia X and Xperia XA

Sony released two new devices at the 2016 Mobile World Congress – the Xperia X and Xperia XA, as part of their new ‘X Series’ which is expected to be fully launched this summer. The new models look a bit different from the previous Z series, moving away from the block design to rounded edges and curved glass displays.

The Xperia X and Xperia XA will be available in lime gold, white, graphite black and rose gold when fully launched this summer.

Xperia X key spec overview:

  • 5″ Full HD display
  • 23MP rear camera
  • 13MP front camera
  • Android Marshmallow
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 processor
  • 3GB of RAM

Xperia XA key spec overview:

  • 5” edge-to-edge 720p display
  • 13MP rear camera
  • 8MP front camera
  • Android Marshmallow
  • MediaTek MT6755 octa-core processor
  • 2GB of RAM

Both phones feature Qnovo Adaptive Charging Technology to make sure the battery stamina is strong, with the Xperia X featuring a 2620mAh cell and the Xperia XA 2300mAh. In fact with smart battery management, you should be able to get two days of battery life from just one charge. Finally both phones also have microSD support up to 200GB for extra media. The Xperia X is available for pre-register at but you can also check back with the blog for updates on the official launch date and price.