Xperia XA1 Ultra lands in India

- Adrian Ungureanu

Sony has just launched the Xperia XA1 Ultra smartphone in India, for a price tag of INR 29,990 which is around $465, and is available through Sony Centers and major third-party electronic stores in the country.

Available color options inlcude black, white, and gold. As for deals, the Quick Charger UCH12 (worth INR 1,490, or $23) is included in the box and a three-month Sony LIV subscription is being offered for free. Also, those purchasing the Style Cover Stand along with the device will get INR 1,000 ($15) discount.

Coming to the specifications, the Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra features a 6-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display, and is powered by a 64-bit MediaTek Helio P20 octa-core (quad core 2.3GHz + quad core 1.6GHz) SoC with Mali T880 MP2 900MHz GPU and 4GB RAM. The smartphone offers 64GB of internal storage, which is expandable further via a microSD card slot (up to 256GB).

The big highlight of Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra is the cameras at the back and front. At the rear, there is a 23-megapixel Exmor RS image sensor with hybrid autofocus, 24mm wide-angle lens, f/2.0 aperture, 5x zoom, and HDR mode. The Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra bears a 16-megapixel Exmor RS sensor at the front with front flash, 23mm wide-angle lens, f/2.0 aperture, OIS, and autofocus.

The battery on the Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra is a 2700mAh, and the smartphone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat. Connectivity options include LTE (4G), LTE Cat6/4, GSM GPRS/EDGE (2G), and UMTS HSPA+ (3G).