At MWC 2016, Sony showcased the Xperia X, Xperia X Performance and Xperia XA smartphones. The Sony Xperia XA is octa core powered smartphone with 5 inch edge to edge display and the Xperia X performance is powered by quad core Snapdragon 820 whereas the Xperia X is powered by Snapdragon 650 hexa core chipset.

Sony Xperia X

This handset houses the Snapdragon 650 hexa core processor with Adreno 510 GPU. It’s a dual SIM handset running Marshmallow over a 5 inch triluminos screen with FHD resolution. There is 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM and 200GB micro SD card support.

A 23MP Sony EXMOS RS camera is packed on the rear and a 13MP camera on the front. Key features are 4G LTE, 3G, 2g, GPS, NFC, Bluetooth 4.2, WiFi, DSEE HX, LDAC and finger print scanner. This handset houses a 2630 mAh battery.

Sony Xperia XA, Sony Xperia X performance and Sony Xperia X

Sony Xperia X Performance

This handset sports a 5 inch FHD Triluminos display running Marshmallow with 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage and 200GB micro SD support. This handset is powered by Snapdragon 820 quad core processor with Adreno 530 GPU.

Dual SIM X Performance comes with 23MP camera on rear + 13MP camera on the front. Rest of the features is the same as seen the Xperia X. The Sony Xperia X Performance houses a 2700 mAh battery.

Sony Xperia XA

This dual SIM handset is powered by MediaTek Helio P10 MT6755 octa core processor with T860 GPU. Marshmallow runs the show with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage plus micro SD card support of up to 200GB.

Xperia XA sports a 5 inch screen with edge to edge display supporting 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. A 13MP camera is packed on the rear and an 8MP on the front. Additional features are 4G LTE, 3G, GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.1 and NFC. XA gets power from a 2300 mAh battery (using Qnovo’s adaptive charging tech).

Sony Xperia XA, Sony Xperia X performance and Sony Xperia X prices have not yet been disclosed.

By Rajeev Rana

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