MWC 2017: Sony Unveiled The XA1 and XA1 Ultra With Ultra Thin Bezels

Sony Mobiles has just launched two new smartphones Xperia XA1 and Xperia XA1 Ultra at MWC 2017. Both of these are mid-range phones with ultra thin edge-to-edge display allowing the screen to stretch all across the whole front panel. The phones will come in three colors – black, white, gold and rose gold. The devices are expected to arrive in the market later this year, but Sony hasn’t set any fixed timeline for the price or availability of the devices.

Talking about specs, the XA1 is the smaller sibling of 5.2-inch HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. It sports an 8-megapixel front facing camera and packs in a 2300mAh battery. Whereas the XA1 sports a big 6-inch display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It houses a 16-megapixel front facing camera with LED flash and packs in a 2700mAh battery.

Sony XA1

Apart from these specs, both the phones feature the same 23-megapixel rear camera with Exmor RS sensor, Hybrid Autofocus, and a LED flash. The phones are powered by an octa-core Helio P20 processor coupled with 3GB/4GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. The devices run on Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box and come with all standard connectivity features such as 4G LTE, WiFi 820.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and NFC.

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