The first three phones on this new Xperia X series are the Xperia X, Xperia X Performance, and the Xperia XA.
The Xperia X will sport a 5 inch Full HD 1080 pixel display powered by a hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 processor, 3 GB of RAM, and 32 GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 200 GB via microSD card. The X will feature a 23 megapixel 1/2.3 inch Exmor RS with Predictive Hybrid Auto Focus rear camera and a 13 megapixel 1/3 inch Exmor RS, 22 mm wide angle lens F2.0 front camera. Also offering a fingerprint sensor, the device is running 6.0 Android Marshmallow and powered by a 2,620 mAh battery.
The Xperia X Performance also sports a 5 inch Full HD 1080 pixel display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor, 3 GB of RAM, and up to 32 GB of internal storage expandable up to 200 GB via microSD card. The camera quality is identical to the Xperia X but the battery is slightly larger operating at 2,700 mAh. This device will also run Android 6.0 Marshmallow and feature a fingerprint sensor.
Finally, the Xperia XA sports a 5 inch HD 720 pixel display and is powered by a MediaTek MT6755 processor, 2 GB of RAM, and 16 GB of internal storage expandable up to 200 GB via microSD card. The camera quality is slightly different and offers users a 13 megapixel 1/3 inch Exmor RS with Hybrid Auto Focus rear camera and an 8 megapixel Exmor R front camera. This device does not feature a fingerprint sensor but still operates on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and a 2,300 mAh battery.
The Xperia X and X Performance feature Sony’s next generation camera technology termed Predictive Hybrid Auto Focus. This technology lets you choose your subject and then predict its motion so you can capture the action in perfect focus without any blur. Not only is there advanced camera technology, there is also advanced battery technology with Sony’s new battery management which the company says will deliver up to two days of battery life.
In terms of design, each X series device has a curved glass display within a rounded, continuous frame. The Xperia XA will be the only device to feature an edge to edge display however. Each X series device will have a range of Style Covers and comes in four colors: white, graphite black, lime gold, and rose gold. As part of the focus of how you interact with your smartphone, Sony has also released details of the Xperia Ear, a wireless earpiece that provides useful information in a hands-free experience on the go. Pricing and availability are still unknown at this time however, stay tuned for future updates!