The latest flagship device from Sony has finally hit the market. The Sony Xperia X is set to be the future of Sony’s Xperia series. This device is a great kick starter for a new set of flagship devices as it sports the Z series’ premium design and power couple with a playful accent. Know more about this phone right here!
|Release Date in Hong Kong|
|Processor frequency||1.8 GHz|
|Processor family||Qualcomm Snapdragon|
|Processor architecture||ARM Cortex-A72|
|Coprocessor frequency||1.4 GHz|
|Coprocessor architecture||ARM Cortex-A53|
|Display diagonal||12.7 cm (5")|
|Display resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Display number of colours||16.78 million colours|
|Ports & interfaces|
|USB connector type||Micro-USB|
|Headphone connectivity||3.5 mm|
|Weight & dimensions|
|SIM card capability||Single SIM|
|SIM card type||NanoSIM|
|Bluetooth version||4.2 LE|
|Bluetooth profiles||A2DP, AVRCP, GAP, GAVDP, HID, MAP, OPP, Pan, SPP|
|2G bands (primary SIM)||850,900,1800,1900 MHz|
|3G bands supported||800,850,900,1700,1900,2100 MHz|
|Near Field Communication (NFC)|
|RAM capacity||3 GB|
|Internal storage capacity||32 GB|
|Compatible memory cards||MicroSD (TransFlash),MicroSDHC,MicroSDXC|
|Maximum memory card size||200 GB|
|USB mass storage|
|Assisted GPS (A-GPS)|
|Operating system installed||Android|
|Operating system version||6.0|
|Rear camera resolution (numeric)||23 MP|
|Front camera type||Single camera|
|Front camera resolution (numeric)||13 MP|
|Optical sensor size||25.4 / 2.3 mm (1 / 2.3")|
|ISO sensitivity||3200, 4000, 12800, Auto|
|Video recording modes||1080p|
|Sensor type||Exmor RS|
|Battery capacity||2700 mAh|
|Colour of product||White|
|Personal info management (PIM)||Alarm clock, Calculator, Notes, To-do list|
|Personalization||Icons, Menu, Shortcuts|
|Support for contact groups|
|Subscription type||No subscription|
The Sony Xperia X is the mark of Sony’s new flagship device. This newest offering from Sony will be the new face of their smartphone lineup, which borrows some of the Z series’ design, blended with a more progressive form function. When it comes to specs, it’s definitely a phone that could do almost all, it’s fully equipped with a powerful processor, pixel-heavy and top notch camera sensor, a generous internal storage, and sturdy yet classy body. It’s everything that you could ask for in a smartphone.
The phone boasts a 1080 x1920 pixels screen resolution with a pixel density of 441 pixels-per-inch. Its screen is protected with an oleophobic coating and sports a Triluminos display which is boosted even more with Sony’s very own X-Reality engine. The sharpness of the screen’s resolution is on par with Sony’s Xperia Z5 premium 4K display.
The Xperia X’s camera is one of the smartest one in the market today. It can predict movements, allowing it to focus on objects easily and fast, resulting in sharp and detailed pictures. This camera technology from Sony is called the Predictive Hybrid Autofocus; it’s basically their answer to the famous laser focus of LG’s flagship device and Samsung’s phase focus. Even the most unpredictable scenes will come out with a very sharp and detailed finish. This ground-breaking camera technology from Sony makes the 23MP camera the best shooter there is to date. As a bonus, the front facing camera of the Sony Xperia X is perfect for selfies, even under low lighting conditions.
The phone’s video recording capability is also one top notch as it could capture precious moments in HD and also in 60fps. Reliving those moments has never been more vivid and visually pleasing.
At first look, you can easily tell that the phone is designed to fit comfortable in your hand. The 5-inch screen size is perfect for your viewing needs but it’s also sleek enough to fit perfectly into your pocket without any effort. Lastly, the colour schemes to choose from are more playful than ever. Sony has finally injected fun into their design and color by giving offering more lighthearted shades of green, white, and pink.
The phone is powered by a Hex-core processor that’s clocked at 1.8GHz and an Adreno 510. On top of it is a very generous 3GB worth of RAM. The processing unit of the phone is obviously a powerhouse and could basically deliver the best performance there is a smartphone. The GPU of the phone is highly capable of running graphic heavy apps and games, for a hiccup-free gaming experience. Because of its 3GB RAM, multitasking will be a seamless experience that you will definitely enjoy.
The phone’s internal storage is 32GB and it's expandable up to 256GB via microSD slot. No phone from this price tag has been this generous in terms of storage space.