Sony Xperia XA Ultra: Specifications, Photos, Price, And Release

The Japanese manufacturer Sony expands its product portfolio to a new smartphone. The Xperia XA ultra has a 6-inch display and to convince especially with the camera. There more to design, specifications, price, and release in this post.
Concrete clarity seems to be not the order of the day at Sony. First, it announces that it will withdraw from the Smartphone market, but then come after new smartphones, such as for example now, the Xperia XA ultra. Whatever the bad smartphones, Sony does not builds. Also the new Phablet XA ultra looks to be an interesting piece of technology.


Visually, there is not much news in the middle-class Phablet by Sony. We have to do it, as we already know from all Xperia smartphones here still with an “Omni-balance design”. The very narrow display edges, which should keep the device despite of the screen measured 6 inches in screen size compact are striking.At first glance, the XA seems to be simple ultra a larger Variant of the already featured Xperia XA.

Technical data

As a processor, Sony built the Helio P10 from MediaTek (OCTA-core, 2 GHz clock frequency). He moved together with the 3 GB memory 1,920 x 1,080 pixels on a 6-inch screen. The resolution of full HD is quite reasonable in the middle class and ensures sufficient sharpness with a pixel density of 367 ppi. The battery has a capacity of only 2,700 mAh, should extend but according to Sony for an operating time of up to two days. A major distinguishing feature of the Xperia XA ultra to the Xperia XA will be the camera. The 21 MP main camera uses this on a hybrid auto focus, the alpha 6000 found so far only in Sony’s spiegelloser system camera. The front camera MP dissolves me to remarkable 16 and has also an optical image stabilizer as well as a flash light. As the operating system Android 6.0 Marshmallow is used.

Price & availability

The Xperia XA ultra will be available in July 2016 in lime gold, graphite-black and white. Sony will not give a price, since it is but a mid-range device, you can count on with about 300 to 400 euros. Whether the unit in Germany will be available, is not as well known.