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Sony Xperia XA breaks cover: 5" stylish mid-ranger


The Sony Xperia XA breaks cover and it's one of the new trio of great-looking Sony Android phones: enter the new Sony Xperia X series. The Sony Xperia XA features improvements in three key areas: camera, battery and design.

"Sony Mobile will continue to create increasingly personalised and intelligent products and services that empower you to do more, and live more creatively than ever. Our products and services will connect you to each other and become essential and beloved parts of your lives.” said Hiroki Totoki, President and CEO at Sony Mobile Communications.

The Xperia XA features an edge-to-edge display with a slight curve to it and Sony's new smart battery management for up to two days of battery life. The X series also features Qnovo Adaptive Charging technology.

Here is a quick look at the specs highlights for the Xperia XA:

Xperia XA
PlatformAndroid 6 Marshmallow
Dimensions143.6 x 66.8 x 7.9mm, 137.4g weight
Display5” HD (720 x 1280)
SoCMediaTek MT6755
Cameras13MP Exmor RS, 1/3"
8 MP front camera
Storage16 GB
with microSD support
Battery2300 mAh

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