Sony Xperia XA1 Price in Dubai, UAE  

Sony Xperia XA1

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  • The latest price of Sony Xperia XA1 was obtained on Wed Sep 19 2018 18:46:39 (GST)
  • The Sony Xperia XA1 is available in Souq & Dubizar.
  • The best price of Sony Xperia XA1 is 689 AED, in Souq which is 10% less than the cost of Sony Xperia XA1 in Dubizar (762.86 AED).
  • The price is valid in all major regions in UAE like Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah.
  • Buy Sony Xperia XA1 online in UAE for the lowest price.

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INTRODUCTION

Sony Xperia XA1
Sony Xperia XA1

Sony is one such smartphone manufacturer that has never compromised in ruterms of the quality of their products. The flagship smartphones from the house of Sony are known to set benchmarks in the smartphone industry.

In the not so distant future, Sony, will be launching a mid-priced smartphone i.e. Xperia XA1. The phone has been touted to having amazing exteriors and great cameras.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

Sony Xperia XA1 Design and Display
Sony Xperia XA1 Design & Build

The phone has eye catching exteriors and looks rather well. The phone has a rectangular look with sharp edges and corners, which is synonymous to the Sony’s standard design. The Sony Xperia XA1 has an ergonomic design and will make a fine grip in the user’s hand. The volume rocker, power button, and camera shutter button are provided on the right edge of the phone, while the SIM card tray will be on the left edge. The external dimensions of the phone are 145 x 67 x 8 mm (5.71 x 2.64 x 0.31 in) and weighs 143 grams. The phone will be launched in four color variants i.e. White, Black, Gold and Pink. The Sony Xperia XA1 features a 5.0 inches HD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen that provides a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels and roughly translates to 294 pixels-per-inch pixel density. The display is also protected by Corning Gorilla Glass protection which makes it resistant to scratches. The display of this phone will turn out to be decent and the HD screen will make sure that sunlight legibility and viewing angles be okay. Overall, the phone has an amazing design and a decent display.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

Sony Xperia XA1 Performance
Sony Xperia XA1 Performance

According to the official specifications, the phone will be powered by an Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) processor that will be is backed by a Qualcomm Mediatek MT6757 Helio P20 chipset. The processor will easily play all kinds of videos and games without any problems. Heavy applications and graphic intensive games will be played on the phone without any problem. The Mali-T880MP2 GPU will ensure that graphic performance is at its best. The smartphone will offers 32GB of internal storage and the internal storage could be expanded up to 256GB using a microSD card. The phone will run on latest Android platform and will work on Android OS, version 7.0 i.e. Nougat. The phone will also come with 3GB of RAM, which would be more than enough for running all kinds of apps. The phone will support 4G/LTE networks but will be available in two variants, one that will allow one SIM compatibility and the other dual SIM.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

Sony Xperia XA1 Camera
Sony Xperia XA1 Camera

The phone comes with a 23 MP, f/2.0 primary camera that features a 24mm sensor and is backed by phase detection and laser autofocus and LED flash. The front camera comes with 8MP camera with 23mm Wide-angle lens F2.0. FHD Video recording can be done by the camera. The cameras provided in the phone have potential to capture amazing photographs. The selfie shooter features a wide angled lens that ensures a group selfie is taken easily. Talking about multimedia, the smartphone will sport a stereo loudspeaker with XLoud and ClearAudio+ technology. A 3.5mm audio jack with active noise cancellation and dedicated mike is also provided in the phone.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

The smartphone has been provided with a 2300 mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery. The battery will support Qnovo Adaptive Charging that monitors the battery condition, such as pressure and temperature. It subsequently adjusts the charging currents so as to optimize the lifespan of the phone. The battery also supports fast charging (MediaTek PumpExpress 2.0). The battery promises standby time up to 560 hours on 2G networks and up to 603 hours on 3G networks and talk time up to 11 h 20 min on 2G networks and up to 10 hours on 3G networks. The smartphone will offer a range of connectivity options, such as Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth version 4.2, A2DP, aptX, LE, A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC, FM radio, USB version 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector and USB Host. The sensors installed in the phone include accelerometer, compass and proximity.

PROS AND CONS


WHAT WE LIKED
  • The phone has decent hardware.
  • Has an amazing pair of cameras.
  • The battery specs look really promising.
  • The phone offers a range of connectivity options.
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Will not sport a fingerprint scanner.
  • Will be expensive for its segment.
  • Barely Average Display