Gradually the renovation in design is coming to all ranges of Sony, This renewal has not remained in the high range exclusively. How to improve a mobile like the Xperia XA2, both in appearance and hardware performance? Sony has thought of a Plus model with part of the style that the brand printed to the Xperia XZ2 and Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact.
The upper and lower cut of the smartphone is still straight, although the edge of the sides is softened more sharply. The Sony Xperia XA2 Plus It also takes advantage to improve the use of the front and climb the 18: 9 ratio. Fortunately, the notch is left out, so it maintains the style of the Japanese brand.
It is not that the Sony Xperia XA2 Plus is the most powerful of its catalog, nor of the price sector where it moves. In design and materials it is capable of offering resistance: the new mobile comes out very well in photos. In the absence of having it in hand we can say that Sony's bet is firm. Until we delve into certain aspects of your hardware …
Features of the Sony Xperia XA2 Plus
The mobile is aimed at the mid / high range of Android, a sign that its hardware will not be the most powerful in the market. Even so, the decision to include a Snapdragon 630 It is not the most successful: the mobile deserved something more powerful and current. On the same line is the storage: 32 GB of base make the Sony Xperia XA2 Plus Fall to most of your opponents.
Let's see more in depth what are the characteristics of this new mobile, you have them just below:
- Screen | 6 ″ Full HD with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
- Dimensions | 157 x 75 x 9.6 mm.
- Weight | 205 grams
- Processor | Qualcomm Snapdragon 630.
- GPU | Adreno 508.
- Operating system | Android 8 Oreo with the Xperia layer.
- Internal memory | 32 GB / 64 GB of internal memory expandable with micro-SD cards.
- RAM memory | 4/6 GB
- Rear camera | Unique 23 Mpx sensor F/2.0 with LED flash and 4K recording.
- Front camera | 8 Mpx with LED flash with wide angle. F/2.4.
- Battery | 3580 mAh with Qnovo adaptive load.
- Connectivity | Wi-Fi, fingerprint reader, USB-C, NFC, GPS + GLONASS, Bluetooth 5.0, FM radio …
- Colors | Black, silver, gold and green.
The Sony Xperia XA2 Plus It is very beautiful on the outside, something heavy and not too big if we consider its predecessors. Bet on excellent sound, something brand of the house: both through wired headphones and using Bluetooth (it is compatible with Qualcomm aptX and LDAC).
It lacks a double rear camera, also the double front that does characterize the Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra. Just this mobile is that inherits much of its features, including the processor. It does not offer a bad capture and includes many shooting modes, too 4K recording. The front camera stands out for its 120º wide angle, perfect for group selfies.
Price and availability of the Sony Xperia XA2 Plus
Sony has presented the mobile on its global page: it will be available in August. The price is somewhat expensive considering the hardware and the huge competition of the range where it moves: the SonY Xperia XA2 Plus will cost 399 euros.