Sony Xperia XA1: Affordable and Attractive
Sony Xperia XA1 is now available for pre-order in US in four color options. It is a gorgeous single SIM smartphone and comes in black, white, gold and pink colors. The handset is available for pre-order at Amazon for $299 and shipping starts May 1. It is being sold unlocked for use at any supported carrier.
Display and Processor
Xperia XA1 has a 5-inch display with resolution of 720p. It features rectangular shape and has ery slim bezels. Under the hood, it is powered by a MediaTek Helio P20 processor along with 3GB of RAM. It houses 32GB of storage which can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. It runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system.
Camera is one of the admirable features of Sony Xperia XA1. It includes a 23-megapixel rear camera with a ½.3-inch Exmor R for mobile image sensor. The camera includes attractive features like hybrid autofocus, 4x clear image zoom and Sony’s steadyshot tech. The 0.6 second Quick Launch lets you quickly capture blur-free pictures. In addition, the 24mm wide-angle f/2.0 lens andISO6400 support offrs amazing photos even in low-light conditions. At the front, it has an 8-megapixel camera with 1/4″ Exmor R for mobile image sensor and an f/2.0 lens. The wide angle lens and a hand shutter let you capture the perfect selfie.
The smartphone is backed by a 2300mAh battery with Qnovo Adaptive Charging and Stamina Mode. The Qnovo adaptive battery charging technology delivers twice the battery lifespan as its predecessor. With quick charging, it provides 75% charge in 30 minutes.
As the smartphone is unlocked, it includes support for GSM carriers like AT&T and T-Mobile. Its LTE support includes bands 2, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 17, 28, 29 and 66. The connectivity options include Bluetooth 4.2 and USB Type-C.
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A quick look at specifications of Sony Xperia XA1:
|Dimensions||5.7 x 2.6 x 0.3 in|
|Resolution||1280 x 720 pixels|
|Processor||MediaTek 2.3GHz octa core|
|Operating System||Android Nougat 7.0|
|Camera||Rear Camera: 23MP
Front Camera: 8 MP
It is a mid-range smartphone and its display with super slim side bezels makes one-handed use easier. If you are looking for an affordable Android phone in US market, Sony Xperia XA1 deserves your attention.
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