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Sony Xperia XA2 Features 5.2-inch Full HD display, a Mid range handset that runs on Android 8.0 Oreo

Sony Xperia XA2 smartphone was launched in January 2018. The phone comes with a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels which is pretty respectable. The screen is Corning Gorilla Glass, so should be fairly resistant to scratches from other stuff in your pocket, this is a fine mid-range phone. Sony Xperia XA2

The Sony Xperia XA2 is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor and it comes with 3GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. The XA2 hits the sweet spot where you get an excellent set of specs and decent design for a great price. Definitely worth consideration if you’re in the market for a mid-range handset,  and yet they boast a lot of camera technology from the Japanese manufacturer’s high-end Xperia XZ flagship models, making them an appealing option for mobile photographers who can do without the most powerful processor or highest screen resolution.

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Sony Xperia XA2, the imaging front, both the XA2 come with a 23MP primary camera with an aperture of f/2.0. On the front, the XA2 makes do with a single 8MP fixed-focus camera and the XA2 pairs the 8Mp sensor with a secondary 16MP wide-angle sensor with optical image stabilisation.  4K video recording is supported. A big focus for Sony Mobile has also been slow mo video recording so naturally you also can record 120fps on the XA2. Notably there’s also a fingerprint reader sited on the back – a different approach for Sony – and crucially it is separated from the camera lens. Most people won’t know that you don’t have a flagship phone, while the whopping 23 megapixel camera will ensure you’re able to take some really great pics. If you’re in the market for a mid-range phone, it’ll definitely be worth consideration.

The Sony Xperia XA2 runs Android 8.0 and is powered by a quick-charging of the 3,300mAh battery is supported. It measures 142.00 x 70.00 x 9.70 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 171.00 grams. the Xperia XA2 will come in silver, black, blue, and pink

The Sony Xperia XA2 is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

Xperia XA2 highlights

  • 5.2-inch display with 1,920×1,080p-pixel resolution
  • Android 8.0 Oreo
  • 23-megapixel rear camera (Sony Exmor RS image sensor)
  • 16-megapixel front-facing camera with optical image stabilization (OIS)
  • Option to shoot 120-degree wide-angle images at 8 megapixels
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor
  • 3,300mAh battery
  • 32GB or 64GB internal storage
  • 3GB RAM
  • Up to 256GB external storage

The XA2 models will be available from February, and will retail at 350 Euros (~$420 USD) for the standard XA2 and 450 Euros (~$535 USD) for the Ultra—no word yet on official US pricing. To find out more about these phones or check out some image samples shot with the XA2 and XA2 Ultra, visit the Sony website.

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