Sony officially revealed the Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and L2 smartphones. It's time to dispel any doubts that have arisen after recent rumors. Here are their specifications, Polish prices and availability.
During the CES 2018, Sony revealed several premiere smartphones that will be included in this year's manufacturer's offer. Meet three new devices: Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and L2. Let's start with the last smartphone, which is still a typical budget.
Sony Xperia L2
Xperia L2 is actually a return to the past. We have a well-known design that can evoke a nostalgic memory of Omnibalance . Under the mask, we have a MediaTek MT6737T quad-core processor, clocking at 1.5 GHz, 3 GB RAM and 16 GB internal memory. Fortunately, it can be extended using microSD cards. The display itself has a 5.5-inch diagonal and a resolution of 1280 x 720 px. It is worth paying attention to the battery, because it has a capacity of 3300 mAh. The budget is also worth noting in this budget. The back has 13 megapixels, while the front 8 megapixels and 120-degree angle of view to squeeze out the best of the best. Sony Xperia L2 will cost PLN 999 in Poland. The sale will start from February.
Sony Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra
Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra are also smartphones in which we do not experience a different appearance. Sony has again put on an earlier design with cosmetic changes. Anyone who thought it would be different could feel disappointed . There was not a screen with an aspect ratio of 18: 9, although the fingerprint reader itself was moved to the back cover. What do the new mediumies offer under the hood? Let's look. XA2 and XA2 Ultra are powered by the same processor – octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 chip with clock rates up to 2.2 GHz. XA2 has 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory, while the Ultra version – slightly more – 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory. In both models, the latter value can be extended using microSD cards.Two new smartphones from the XA line are still equipped with screens with a 16: 9 aspect ratio . The Xperia XA2 has a 5.2-inch display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 px, while the XA2 Ultra can boast of 6-inches, but with the same Full HD resolution. The Xperia XA2 has a 3300 mAh battery, while the XA2 Ultra has only a slightly larger one, for 3580 mAh. In the case of cameras, both models also have a 23 Mpix rear lens, enabling video recording in 4K quality and 120 frames per second. The front camera (similar to L2) has 8 megapixels and a 120-degree angle of view. XA2 Ultra, however, can boast of a double front camera (16 megapixels + 8 Mpix), the same angle of view or a LED illuminating the LED. In both models we still do not experience stereo sound, although smartphones have received SmarAmp – functionality that allows to improve the sound quality. Sony Xperia XA2 will cost PLN 1499. XA2 Ultra is the expenditure of 1899 zlotys. Advance sale of both models starts tomorrow , and the set will include SBH24 headphones. Shop sales have been starting since February.
Comparison of Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and L2 specifications
|System||Android 8.0 Oreo||Android 8.0 Oreo||Android 7.1.1 Nougat|
|Screen||5.2-inch, Full HD, 1080p||6-inch, Full HD, 1080p||5.5-inch, HD, 720p|
|SoC||octa-core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 630, 2.2 GHz||Octopus, Qualcomm Snapdragon 630, 2.2 Ghz||quad core, MediaTek MT6737T, 1.5 GHz|
|RAM||3 GB||4 GB||3 GB|
|Built-in memory||32 GB||32 GB||16 GB|
|Rear camera||23 MP, f / 2.3||23 MP, f / 2.3||13 MP|
|The front camera||8MP, 120-degree viewing angle||16 MP + 8 MP, 120-degree viewing angle||8 MP, 120-degree viewing angle|
|NFC, fingerprint reader, mini-jack, USB-C||current|
|Battery||3300 mAh||3580 mAh||3300 mAh|
Source: Sony, own information