Sony has launched a new mid ranged phone named ‘Xperia XA1 Plus’ priced at Rs. 24990. The phone comes with ultra-narrow borders running on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. It supports Dual SIM connectivity but seems to be lacking fingerprint sensor. The phone sports a 5.5 inch Full HD display with Image Enhance Technology offering 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution.
Sony has powered up the phone with 2.3GHz GHz MediaTek Helio P20 Octa-Core 64-bit 16nm processor accompanied by ARM Mali T880 GPU and 4GB of RAM making the phone good enough for smoother multitasking and faster performance. As per storage, we get onboard 32GB onboard memory with microSD card support up to 256GB for expansion.
For photography fans, the new Xperia XA1 Plus carries a huge 23 Megapixel MP primary camera with LED flash, 1/2.3″ Exmos RS sensor, f/2.0 aperture, Hybrid AF and SteadyShot. While on the front facing, we get an 8 Megapixel Selfie camera with 1/4″ Exmor R sensor, f/2.0 aperture and 23mm wide-angle lens.
In terms of connectivity, the phone supports several major options including 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 820.11 a/b/g/n , Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC and USB Type-C. It is powered up with 3430mAh battery with fast charging support. Sony also provides Sony UCH12W quick charger in the box itself.
Sony Xperia XA1 Plus Specifications:
- Android 7.0 Nougat OS
- Dual SIM Support
- 5.5 inch Full HD display with Image Enhance Technology
- 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
- 2.3GHz GHz MediaTek Helio P20 Octa-Core 64-bit 16nm processor with ARM Mali T880 GPU
- 4GB of RAM
- 32GB internal storage memory, Expandable up to 256GB using microSD card
- 23 Megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 1/2.3″ Exmos RS sensor, f/2.0 aperture, Hybrid AF and SteadyShot
- 8 Megapixel front-facing camera with 1/4″ Exmor R sensor, f/2.0 aperture and 23mm wide-angle lens
- 4G LTE, WiFi 820.11 a/b/g/n , Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC and USB Type-C
- 3430mAh battery with Qnovo Adaptive fast charging support
To get the most out of your Xperia XA1 Plus, you must download its latest PC suite software from this page along with latest Xperia USB Driver and Xperia SUS software for free. Using these tools together, you can increase the phone’s productivity along with offering better security to each information and data stored on the phone. PC Suite is a Windows based client tool that lets you synchronize information such as notes, contacts, bookmarks, emails, calendar, etc between phone to PC as well as major cloud services. It also allow you to backup the complete phone with all its contents on computer in a single file. if anything goes wrong with the device, you can Restore it back anytime without loosing a single file.
Furthermore, with the help of PC Suite, you can also sync all your videos, pictures or music files between phone and PC, you can share internet from mobile instantly over USB cable, and do much more. SUS tool is of course the firmware update software that keeps your smartphone optimized with latest firmware and security patches. While the USB Driver is must to connect your phone with any Windows running computer. Drivers are also required while rooting or installing Custom ROMs on your Sony Xperia phone.