The Sony launched its new mid-range smartphone that is the Sony Xperia XA1 Plus. The phone comes in Black, Blue, Pink, and Gold colours variants. The phone price is not available.
Design and Display
The Sony Xperia XA1 Plus comes with the 5.5 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display. It has a display resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels with a pixel density of 401 ppi. The screen is the shield with the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The dimensions measures at 155 x 75 x 8.7 mm (6.10 x 2.95 x 0.34 in) with a weight of 189 g (6.67 oz). The smartphone is a Dual SIM that accepts the Nano-SIM.
Hardware and Software
The Sony Xperia XA1 Plus runs on the Android 7.0 (Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo) operating system. It is powered by MediaTek MT6757 Helio P20 chipset and Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) processor. It has the spot the Mali-T880MP2 GPU. The phone has a 3 GB/4 GB of RAM. It packs a 32 GB internal storage that can be expandable up to 256 GB via Micro SD card.
Camera and Battery
As coming to the camera section, it packs a 23 MP primary camera and 8 MP front camera for shooter selfies and video chats. The primary camera is capable of 1080p@30fps, HDR video recording. It includes geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama, phase detection autofocus, and LED flash. The phone has a powerhouse of Li-Ion 3430 mAh capacity with the Non-removable battery. It has a feature of Fast battery charging (Pump Express+ 2.0) which is quite superb.
The Sensors on the phone have included:
- Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted),
- Accelerometer sensor,
- Proximity sensor, and
- Compass sensor.
Some connectivity options have included:
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot,
- Bluetooth- 4.2, A2DP, apt-X, LE,
- GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS,
- FM radio, and
- USB- 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; USB Host.