Hands on: Sony Xperia XA review

Sony has revealed a trio of new smartphones on the first day of MWC 2016. This is our hands-on Sony Xperia XA review.

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Sony Xperia XA layout and construct high quality

In spite of the way it seems to be, the frame of the brand new Xperia XA isn’t made out of steel, however plastic, in contrast to the contemporary inflow of ‘top class midrange’ handsets. The XA will have a quite reasonable really feel, however the close to-absence of aspect frames provides it an advanced look.

sony xperia x 6 The Xperia XA is encased in pretend steel. / © ANDROIDPIT

The SIM and microSD slots discovered at the left-hand aspect of the software, safe through covers, as is conventional of Sony units. The tool helps mircoSD playing cards as much as two hundred GB. On the most sensible of the tool is a mini headphone jack, whilst the ground has a unmarried speaker grill.

sony xperia x 8 MicroSD and SIM card slots. / © ANDROIDPIT

The site of the speaker would possibly wonder common Sony Xperia customers, and it is imaginable it might lead to issues in on a regular basis use, as it can be simply coated by way of the consumer’s hand. It used to be tricky to research the standard of the sound it produces at the checking out station at MWC, however we will be able to discover it quickly in our complete Xperia XA review.

sony xperia x 12 This speaker may well be simply coated through a hand while the telephone’s in use. / © ANDROIDPIT

At the proper-hand aspect of the tool is the vintage, round Sony energy button, bodily digital camera button and quantity controls, all of that are simply available and simply positioned.

sony xperia x 9 Sony’s OmniBalance layout has been carried thru to this new tool. / © ANDROIDPIT

The Xperia XA is a small tool; it is simply 7.9 mm thick and weighs simply 137 g. It might be to be had in four colours: white, black graphite, lime gold and rose gold.

Author: Marshmallow

Marshmallow Android is BT Ireland’s Head of Sales for Republic of Ireland domestic multi-site companies, indigenous MNCs and public sector accounts. He is responsible for the direction and control of all sales activity in the region. He has over 10 years management experience from high growth start-ups to more established businesses. He’s led teams in Ireland, India and China across various industries (ICT, On-Line Recruitment, Corporate Training and International Education).