Apart from the high-end XZ1, Sony also launched its newest mid-range device into the Philippine market, the Sony Xperia XA1 Plus.
The Xperia XA1 Plus has a 5.5-inch Full HD display, and is powered by a MediaTek Helio P20 octa-core processor clocked at 2.3GHz along with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage with microSD card support.
The Xperia XA1 Plus is equipped with a 23MP rear camera with Hybrid Autofocus, 5x Clear Image Zoom, and Steadyshot, while the 8MP Exmor R front camera lets you take beautiful looking selfies no matter what the condition.
Other features include NFC, LTE Cat 4/6, Bluetooth 4.2, aptX support for better audio, and a USB Type-C interface.
The XA1 Plus packs a 3430mAh battery with QNOVO adaptive charging, as well as Sony’s pump express+ 2.0 quick charging technology. It runs on Android Nougat out of the box.
Sony Xperia XA1 Plus Specs:
- MediaTek Helio P20 Octa-Core Processor (4 x 2.3GHz + 4 x 1.6GHz)
- 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage with microSD card support (up to 256GB)
- 5.5-inch Full HD Display
- 23MP Rear Camera with Hybrid Autofocus, 5x Clear Image Zoom, Steadyshot
- 8MP Exmor R Front Camera
- USB Type-C
- Fingerprint Sensor (Side)
- 3430mAh battery with QNOVO Adapative Charging and Pump Express+ 2.0 Quick Charging
- Android Nougat
The Sony Xperia XA1 Plus will be available in stores some time in October. Local pricing is still to be confirmed.
Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.