Sony unveiled the Xperia X, it’s latest smartphone in the new ‘X series’ at the MWC 2016 in Barcelona yesterday. We got to check out the smartphone at the Sony booth, here is our hands-on impressions and the photo gallery of the smartphone.
It has a 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Triluminos curved glass display, is powered by an Hexa-Core Snapdragon 650 64-bit processor with Adreno 510 GPU, has 3GB of RAM and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). There is a 13MP camera on the front with 1/3” Exmor RS sensor, 22mm wide-angle f/2.0 lens and supports 1080p video recording.
The power button is present on the right side, which houses a fingerprint sensor. The volume rockers are present below the power button and there is also a dedicated camera shutter button below it.
On the left side there is a microSD card slot and a nano SIM slot. The smartphone also comes in a dual SIM variant in some markets. It has 32GB of internal storage. It measures 143 x 69 x 7.9 mm and weighs 153 grams.
The 3.5mm audio jack is present on the top along with a secondary microphone hole.
The micro USB slot and the primary microphone are present on the bottom. The smartphone has a metal frame
On the back there is a 23-megapixel camera with LED flash, Exmor RS sensor, 1/2.3″ sensor, f/2.0 aperture, Predictive Hybrid auto focus and is supports 1080p video recording.
The back has a glass finish, unlike the Xperia XA that has a plastic back. It supports 4G LTE, dual-band WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS and NFC.
Under the back cover there is a 2630mAh built-in battery with support for Qnovo’s Adaptive Charging technology. It comes in White, Graphite Black, Lime Gold and Rose Gold colors and is already available for pre-order in Europe at 599 EUR (Rs. 45,366 approx. It will roll out starting from this Summer.
Srivatsan contributed to this post