Sony Xperia X Series Android Smartphones Hit U.S. Shores Unlocked June 26th
Specifically, Sony's releasing unlocked versions of its Xeperia X, Xperia X Performance, Xperia XA, and Xperia XA Ultra. All four sport premium finishes reminiscent of past Xperia handsets, but with updated guts.
The Xperia X and Xperia X Performance are the two top-end models, the former with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 SoC and the latter wielding a Snapdragon 820 SoC, both of which are hexa-core parts. Both also boast 3GB of RAM (LPDDR3 on the Xperia X and LPDDR4 on the Xperia X Performance), a 5-inch Full HD 1080p display, 32GB or 64GB of built-in storage flanked by a microSD card slot, 13MP front camera, 24MP rear camera, and Android 6.
The Xperia XA Ultra is a larger handset with a 6-inch Full HD display powered by MediaTek's MT6755 SoC and 2GB of RAM. It also has a 16MP front camera, 21.5MP rear camera, and Android M out of the box.
Here's how pricing breaks down:
- Sony Xperia X: $550 (June 26th)
- Sony Xperia X Performance: $700 (July 17th)
- Sony Xperia XA: $280 (July 17th)
- Sony Xperia XA Ultra: $370 (July 24th)
The Xperia X is available to pre-order today, while the others will go up for pre-order on June 19th.