Sony Xperia XA1 Plus Launched – Android 7.0, 4 GB RAM, 3430 mAh Battery, 23 MP Camera

Sony launched another high budget smartphone called “Xperia XA1 Plus” into the market. The best price of Sony Xperia XA1 Plus is around Rs.24,990/- in India and $399 in the USA. Currently, available in Flipkart, Amazon etc websites for you to buy. Check it’s advantages, disadvantages, price & specifications.


Best Price: Rs.24,990(India), $399(USA).

Key Features:

  • Android OS, v7.0(Nougat).
  • 5.5 inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen,
  • MediaTek MT6757 Helio P20 chipset
  • Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) processor.
  • 4 GB RAM.
  • 23 MP rear camera & 8 MP front-facing camera
  • 3430 mAh Battery


Advantages of Sony Xperia XA1 Plus:

  • Sony Xperia XA1 Plus comes with Android OS, v7.0(Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Presents 5.5-inch full HD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and Multitouch in it
  • Its display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • It provides 4 GB RAM.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) processor
  • It is equipped with MediaTek MT6757 Helio P20 Chipset
  • Brings an internal memory of 32 GB and expandable memory supported with up to 256 GB
  • Comes with 23 MP rear camera and 8 MP front-facing camera and with additional features like phase detection and laser autofocus, LED flash, 1/2.3″ sensor size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama
  • Its display has good pixel density for its resolution (~401 PPI pixel density) which is required.
  • Full HD video recording at 1080p@30fps.
  • Comes in multiple color variants like Black, Blue, Pink, Gold
  • It has battery capacity of 3430 mAh which is good for heavy usage
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G, NFC
  • It comes with additional features like Document viewer, Photo editor/viewer, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Fast battery charging (Pump Express+ 2.0)
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (side-mounted), Accelerometer, proximity, compass
  • Design is impressive and looks stylish

Disadvantages of Sony Xperia XA1 Plus:

  • Old Android OS.
  • Mediatek chipset is underpowered, they should have used Snapdragon for better performance.

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Check out specifications of Sony Xperia XA1 Plus:

General Features
Brand Sony
Model Name Xperia XA1 Plus
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 7.0(Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Processor Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
Chipset Mediatek MT6757 Helio P20
Colors Black, Blue, Pink, Gold
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~71.7% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~401 ppi density)
Dimensions 155 x 75 x 8.7 mm (6.10 x 2.95 x 0.34 in)
Weight 189 g (6.67 oz)
Other Display Features Multi-Touch, Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Camera Features
Primary Camera 23 MP
Secondary Camera 8 MP
Video Recording 1080p@30fps
Other Camera Features (f/2.0, 24mm, 1/2.3″), phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3430 mAh battery
Talk Time
Standby Time
Memory and Storage
Internal 32 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Memory 3 GB RAM
Internet & Connectivity
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; USB Host
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, aptX, LE
NFC Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Fast battery charging (Pump Express+ 2.0)
Sony Xperia XA1 Plus Price in India is Rs.24,999/-

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Underpowered !!

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus smartphone comes with good features and camera for its price except for mediatek chipset, which is not great for smooth performance...

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