Unlocked Sony Xperia X can now be bought for as low as $399


Released in the US back in June for $549.99, the Sony Xperia X can now be purchased for as low as $399 unlocked - that's $150 off the original price. Right now, only Amazon is selling the Xperia X for just $399, and only the black version of the phone is available at this price. However, the other color variants (white, lime gold, and rose gold) aren't much more expensive, costing $424.

When we reviewed the Xperia X we noted that the phone was too expensive for what it offered. But $399 is not a bad price for the device, which comes with decent features like a Snapdragon 650 processor, 3 GB of RAM, 32 GB of expandable storage space, and a battery that lasts more than 1 day on a single charge.

Of course, instead of buying an Xperia X, you may be tempted to get the newer and more powerful Sony Xperia XZ, which is officially available in the US since earlier this month. But the Xperia XZ currently costs $699.99, so it's definitely not an option to consider if you're on a budget.


source: Amazon

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Xperia X
  • Display 5.0" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 23 MP / 13 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 650, Hexa-core, 1800 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2620 mAh(14h 3G talk time)

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12 Comments

1. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3101; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

They are asking too much.

2. DeusExCellula

Posts: 1390; Member since: Oct 05, 2014

You mean waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay too much.

3. ryq24

Posts: 875; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

i wonder which is worse? Cutting the price after only a few months of release or no one is still buying it after they have cut the price?

4. Takeharu

Posts: 285; Member since: Oct 28, 2013

The price it should've been from the start

5. gersont1000

Posts: 473; Member since: Mar 13, 2012

Man, that screen on the first photo is about to give me a seizure. And I'm not even epileptic!

6. libra89

Posts: 2271; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

Go figure that the boring color is the only one on sale this way. Will pass on this though.

7. Martin_Cooper

Posts: 1774; Member since: Jul 30, 2013

Sony, releasing a new flagship every fart, with super high prices, s**tty availability and overpriced phones, and they still wonder why their mobile division is beyond pathetic levels.

8. Xperia14

Posts: 1208; Member since: Sep 01, 2015

Beyond pathetic levels? Even this midrange Xperia X was able to keep up or outperform the other flagships in terms of performance. The XZ even outperformed the Note 7 on a big margin:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7xWR8GXjc9Q And guess which Android manufacturer has the lowest crash rate? Sony.http://www.xperiablog.net/2016/08/16/sony-xperia-devices-are-most-stable-smartphones-around-report/ They're doing a great job with software. And not only with software, their new camera is very good as well in good lighting:https://recombu.com/mobile/article/sony-xperia-xz-camera-review-test-comparison-vs-iphone-7-vs-galaxy-s7. Please tell me why the G5, S7 and the 10 are better flagships than Sony's flagships. Even AA liked the XZ, which is strange for an American site:http://www.androidauthority.com/sony-xperia-xz-review-714081/

9. Ticklemyfancy

Posts: 214; Member since: Oct 09, 2016

Haha, you showed him !

11. AmashAziz

Posts: 2898; Member since: Jun 30, 2014

He didn't in reality. His post was filled with seemingly true facts but he doesn't even know himself that what he said isn't enough. Nor does he know anything about the tough competition the xperias are facing from other brands. That's what I could infer from his post.....

12. An.Awesome.Guy

Posts: 636; Member since: Jan 12, 2015

Sorry for replying that late, but I have just read this article But I think he meant that Sony Mobile Division is in a bad place because its phones aren't selling .

10. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

still overpriced, should be around $200 for that specs

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