Sony Xperia XA2 Preview
Sony's middle range smartphone, Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra is expected to make the Indian market in the month of July. The device will have latest Android Oreo version along with finger print sensor and quick charging feature. It is rumored that the device won't have the upgradation to Android P and looks like a drawback from the manufacturer. The phone has been already launched in some developed nations and received positive feedbacks. Camera pairs has been the core strength of the device along with a huge battery capacity. The device will have a ₹ 29,990 price tag in India.
Display and Design
The device will be available in 4 color variants, Black, Blue, Gold and Silver. The design specs looks average for XA2 ultra. 221 gram weight is a bit heavy from the manufacturers. Handling the phone will be slight difficult for the user. 9.5 mm thicker phone will have a width of 80 mm.
The 6 inch IPS LCD display comes with Image enhancing technology. A screen resolution of 1080*1920 pixel makes the device handy for video viewing. The device is having a excellent Pixel Density of 367 ppi and have a 75.93% Screen to Body ratio. An aspect ratio of 16:9 ensures the full usage of 6 inch display. Gorilla Glass v5.0 will give durability for the device.
Storage and Performance
Sony Xperia XA2 will have 2 storage variants of 32 GB and 64 GB. 32 GB storage option looks a bit shaky and 14k redmi devices gives you the same storage option. An expandable storage option is available with the device of 256 GB and having a separate slot for this.
The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 octa core processor and ensures a effortless performance. 4 GB RAM is a best feature from the manufacturer. These feature will be enough to play with graphics intensive games.
Battery and Camera
Sony Xperia XA 2 comes with a 3580 mAh Li-ion battery and have Qnovo Adaptive Charging, Battery Care features. Along with this,the cell is powered with a Smart STAMINA ModeQuick Charging v3.0. A non replaceable battery makes an advantage or disadvantage based on the users perspective.
Camera pairs have been the core attraction from the manufacturer. The primary sensors are powered with 23 MP resolution and have Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor. Hybrid Autofocus and Quick Launch are the strengths of primary camera. It is built with a lot of AI features and have Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor. The LED flash gives you great captures at any modes and will give you an image resolution of 5536*4152 pixels. It also powered with a 4K video recording option and 120 fps slow motion video recording.
The smartphone will be a best pick the selfie lovers. Xperia XA 2 Ultra will give you a 16 MP+ 8 MP front camera along with front flash. The primary sensor is having the feature of Optical Image Stabilization and will have Exmos RS sensor. Along with these, the front lens will favor you in clicking wide angle selfies.
The device comes with latest Bluetooth v5.0 and have all the basic connectivity features. It will have GPS with A-GPS and Glonass. Google Cast, NFC are some other notable connectivity options. The Sound section will have SmartAmp,Clear Audio+Stereo Recording. The device will be built in with Music, Album,Video,Movie Creator,AR effect, Xperia Lounge builtin applications. The finger print sensor is placed in rear side of the device and have standard sensors.
Sony Xperia XA2 ultra is expected launch in India this month. Great camera pairs, Battery, Performance will be a strength from XA2 ultra. But the design part and storage part will be a snag from the manufacturer. If you can afford the budget of 29k, Xperia XA2 ultra will be a good option to go for.
- Great Camera Pairs
- Good Performer
- Huge Battery Capacity
- Average storage option for the price tag