Mobile World Congress 2017 has kicked off in full force, and Sony has kicked off their MWC 2017 event with a number of new smartphones.
Among the announcements, Sony unveiled its updated mid-range XA line up featuring the Xperia XA1 and Xperia XA1 Ultra smartphones.
Starting off with the Xperia XA1 smartphone, it comes with a 5-inch display sporting a resolution of 1280 by 720 pixels resolution, as well as a MediaTek Helio P20 chipset with 3GB of RAM, a 23MP 1/2.3” sensor with a 24mm (equiv.) f/2.0 lens, Hybrid AF, and SteadyShot, an 8MP front-facing camera, as well as a 2,300 mAh battery to make sure there’s enough juice.
As for the Xperia XA1 Ultra, it comes with a bigger 6-inch 1080p display sporting a resolution of 1920 by 1080 pixels, MediaTek Helio P20 paired with 4GB of RAM and the same 23MP camera for photos and videos. There’s a 16MP front-facing camera, a 2,700 mAh battery and a USB Type-C port.
There’s no exact availability details mentioned, but it’s expected to hit retail in early summer. Color options include white, black, gold and pink (only available outside Europe).