Sony Xperia XA2 Plus Features, Release Date and Price
Sony announced the upgraded version of the Xperia XA2. It is a 6.0-inch smartphone which comes with 18:9 aspect ratio, FHD+ resolution, 8MP front camera, 23MP back camera, Android 8.0 (Oreo), Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 chipset, 4GB/6GB RAM, 32GB/64GB ROM, a rear fingerprint sensor, and a 3580mAh battery with fast charging support.
Design, Display, and OS
Sony Xperia XA2 Plus looks more beautiful than the Xperia XA2. It is the first Sony smartphone to feature an 18:9 aspect ratio screen. The device is made of metal unibody, measures 157 x 75 x 9.6 mm dimensions, and 205 grams weight. It has a large 6.0 inches display with very small chins on top and bottom. Corning Gorilla Glass5 front panel protects screen from scratches. Sadly, it has a single lens on front and a primary camera on the back instead of getting a Dual Rear Camera Setup. It retains rear Fingerprint Sensor and 3.5 mm audio socket. MicroUSB Type C reversible connector is equipped on the bottom side for battery recharging and data syncing.
The Xperia XA2 Plus is offered with a 6.0-inch IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2160 pixels resolution, and 402ppi density. It is said to be enough bright to deliver you apparent and vibrant views. The smartphone is running on Android 8.0 (Oreo) which is planned to upgrade to Android 9.0 (P).
Chipset, CPU and Memory
Sony Xperia XA2 Plus has the same chipset, processor and graphic card as that of Xperia XA2. It houses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC, Octa-core 2.2GHz Cortex-A53 CPU and Adreno 508 GPU. It is boosted with 4GB RAM and 32GB Storage. Also, you can get 6GB RAM and 64GB ROM variant. There is a microSD card slot to expand memory further up to 400GB.
The Smartphone comes with a 23MP rear camera of f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, geo-tagging, touch focus, HDR, panorama, face/smile detection, exposure, self timer, and other camera features to amuse you. It can record amazing QHD and FHD videos.
On the front, there is an 8MP selfie camera with f/2.4 aperture. It lets you capture beautiful images and make splendid video calls.
Battery and Connectivity
The Xperia XA2 Plus packs a Li-Ion 3580mAh non-removable battery to keep device energized. It supports Quick Charge 3.0 to enable fast charging which allows you to recharge 70% battery life in 35 minutes.
The handset runs Nano-SIM networks, 3G and 4G LTE Cat12 to deliver 600 Mbps download and 150 Mbps upload speed. Other connectivity options include WiFi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, NFC, FM radio, and microUSB.
Sony Xperia XA2 Plus has unveiled in July 2018. It is revealed that the Gadget will be launched in August. In addition, it will be available on sale at the same time.
According to tech radar, the Xperia XA2 Plus will get a price tag around $450.