Sony Xperia XA Ultra Review: Phone Shines With 21MP Camera & 6-inch HD Display
Sony has its long tradition of offering the best camera and music phones, which has extended its XA series with its latest offering the Sony Xperia XA Ultra. Let's find out more in detail.
In terms of screen and resolution, Sony fares way ahead with its stunning offering of 6'' huge screen having 1080X 1920 pixel resolution with a 367 ppi pixel density.
It also comes with multi-touch capacity up to 4 fingers with a scratch resistant glass over IPS LCD display.
When it comes to camera, Sony brand leads way ahead with the ultimate 21.5 MP rear camera having f/2.2 aperture, phase detection autofocus and LED flash. It also comes with lots of handy features like 1/2.4" sensor size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama with HDR video capturing capacity of 1080p@30fps.
You can make your nights shine with the 16MP lens in front camera, which shoots at 1080p with LED flash, f/2.0, 1/2.6" sensor size, autofocus and OIS.
The Android phone runs on 6.0 (Marshmallow) with a planned upgrade to v7.0 (Nougat). Sony brand has offered the latest Mediatek Helio P10 chipset with an octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex A53 chipset in Xperia XA Ultra. It handles the gaming experience on the huge screen with Mali-T860MP2 GPU.
Highlighting the storage option, the Sony Xperia XA Ultra comes with 16 GB internal memory and can be expanded up to 256GB with dedicated microSD slot. In terms of RAM, the Ultra XA has 3GB RAM in its frame, which enables faster app switching.
Comparing the battery life, the 2700mAH battery of XA Ultra is little less to power the 6" display which also gives 13 Hours talk-time.
It comes in White, Graphite Black, Lime Gold color option without fingerprint and faster charging option.
Summing up, the Sony Xperia XA Ultra is really not a budget phone with its ultimate camera and huge display. Though we are disappointed with RAM, the processor is very powerful. Additionally, it will become more usable after Nougat 7.0 update.