The CES 2018, the biggest tech show in the world, currently happening in Las Vegas has seen a lot of manufacturers release several tech products into the market. In this stead, Sony has launched the Sony Xperia L2, Sony Xperia XA2 and Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra at the tech event.  The focus of this article – Sony Xperia XA2 is the sequel to the last year released Sony Xperia XA1. How about we look deeper into another major mid-range smartphone from Sony? Keep it locked.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

Despite being a mid-range smartphone, Sony Xperia XA2 doesn’t lack in the area of design. Its edge-to-edge curved display with minimal bezels grants the smartphone a crisper look than its predecessor. The volume buttons, power button and dedicated camera buttons are on the right side. The curved nature of its display is highlighted by the presence of the dual camera and earpiece at its top bezel. A single camera sensor, LED flash and the Xperia logo are the key features of the smartphone’s rear. The dimensions are 142mm length, 70mm width and 9.7mm thickness. Sporting the ceramic mix body build, Sony Xperia XA2 is available in Blue, Pink, Silver and Black.

SEE ALSO: Sony launches the flagship Sony Xperia XA1 with Image Enhance Technology at MWC 2017. Here are its specs & price

Sony Xperia XA2 has an average 5.2 inches display and a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels plus 424 PPI pixel density. No doubt, this IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen is super sharp and clear. The aspect ratio it bestows is a 16:9 aspect ratio.

CAMERA

For professional photography, the rear camera has a CMOS sensor of 23MP quality with f/2.0 aperture. A LED flash support helps to brighten images taken in dark areas. The front camera unit boasts of a dual camera that consists of a 16MP shooter with f/2.0 aperture and an 8MP sub shooter with f/2.4 aperture.

CPU, OS, AND STORAGE

Being in the mid-range sector, it sports a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC and an octa-core 2.2GHz ARM Cortex-A53 CPU. 14nm process technology is applied by the CPU while the GPU is the Qualcomm Adreno 510. Sony Xperia XA2 runs on the Android 8.0 Oreo OS. 32GB ROM is availed for storing files and documents on the smartphone while an extensive 256GB storage can also be used with the aid of a microSD card. 3GB RAM handles the smooth running of apps and efficient multitasking.

CONNECTIVITY

In Sony Xperia XA2’s arsenal, NFC, Type-C USB 2.0 with OTG, Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi and Hotspot are all at attendance. Cellular connectivity is represented by 2G GSM, 3G UMTS and 4G LTE network types.

DONT MISS: Sony Xperia XZ1 coming at IFA 2017: 19MP camera & 4GB of RAM

BATTERY

Coupled with Fast Charging technology, Sony Xperia XA2 implements a non-removable Lithium-Ion 3,300mAh battery to achieve lasting duration.

 Sony Xperia XA2 Full Technical Specifications

General

Device Type Smartphone
Model Sony Xperia XA2
Announced January 2018
Released February 2018
Status Launching Soon

Network

2G Network GSM: 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network UMTS:  850 / 1900 / 2100 MHz

UMTS : 1700 / 2100 MHz

4G Network LTE: 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 2600 MHz
LTE: 1700 / 2100 MHz
LTE: 700 MHz Class 17
LTE: 700 MHz (Band 12)
LTE: 700 MHz (Band 28)
SIM Type Nano SIM
SIM Count Two or One

Data

2G GPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G Up to 21 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA)
4G Up to 600 Mbps
Speed HSPA 21 Mbps
Web Browser Yes, HTML5

Design

Type Smartphone
Dimensions 142mm*70mm*9.7mm
Weight 171g
Body Material Ceramic Mix
Colours Blue, Black, Silver, Pink

Display                                                               

Display Type IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.2”
Resolution 1920*1080 pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 424 PPI
Touch Screen Yes
Protection Yes
Features Capacitive touch, multi-touch input, 16:9 aspect ratio
Secondary Display No

Camera

Primary 23 MP
Image Yes
Video Yes
Features HDR, autofocus, Geo-tagging, ISO, panorama
Flash Yes, Dual-LED flash
Secondary 16 MP + 8 MP

Software

Operating System Android 8.0 Oreo OS
User Interface Yes
Java Support No
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes

Hardware

Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC
CPU Octa-core 2.2GHz ARM Cortex-A53
GPU Qualcomm Adreno 510
RAM (Memory) 3 GB
Internal Storage 32 GB
Card Slot Expandable to 256GB
Sensors Fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, proximity, ambient light sensor
Controls Lock Button, and Volume Key

Connectivity

Bluetooth Yes, Bluetooth v4.2 A2DP (Advance Audio Distribution Profile), LE Profile
Infrared n/a
Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Type-C USB 2.0 with OTG
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC Yes
HDMI n/a
Wireless Charging n/a

Battery

Battery Type Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 3,300 mAh Battery
Placement Non-removable
Standby Up to 288 hours
Talk Time Up to 13.5 hours
Music Play Up to 22.9 hours

Messaging

SMS Yes (threaded view)
MMS Yes
Email Yes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
IM Yes & BBM

Media

Audio Playback Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video Playback Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Out n/a
FM Radio Yes, Stereo FM radio with RDS
Alert Types Vibration, Ringtones
Ring Tones MP3, WAV
Loudspeaker Yes
Handsfree  Yes, 3.5mm audio jack

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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