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Can Sony Mobile Xperia Smartphones range survive in 2017?

Sony Mobile has been living off on a borrowed time, borrowed from its loyal consumers. The Japanese mobile maker re-imagined its smartphone line-up earlier this year to gain market in India. But the truth is that it’s not working for them. Well at least in terms of sales figures. Sony Mobile Communications, Sony Corporation’s mobile arm saw low numbers in sales compared to this year in Q1.

The new strategy of introducing Sony Xperia X lineup by replacing Xperia Z turns out to be bad out for sale number. But despite reduced shipments, Sony has gained quite a lot in terms of operating income. This could be easily explained by the high amount of revenue per device. As it turns out Sony is making more than any other incumbent players for every device they sold. What are the Sony Xperia phones that are keeping them alive? We find out their plans below.


Note: Analysis is based on a Quarterly report published by Sony officials.


Here are top Sony Xperia phones from which you can select:



1. Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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Where everybody is introducing a design focused flagship handsets, Sony Mobile teases one timeless design for its Xperia XZ Premium. The Japanese brand claims that its phone doesn’t need to look at design trends for a change. Cuz it has already achieved a perfect design! Well, many industry experts and most of the users would disagree here. Still offering a glass body, this Sony mobile phone exterior surrounds a shiny look and smooth feel.

The most bizarre Sony mobile feature is fingerprint sensor on the power button which is present on a side edge. Of course, one of the outstanding Sony mobile features includes an IP65 rating, which means your Xperia XZ Premium is protected against water spills and dust. Sporting a 5.5-inch 4K HDR display unit, this Sony mobile truly changes your viewing experience. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, the Xperia XZ Premium is a flagship phone from the house of Sony. This is a new Sony mobile that you’d definitely like to take in your hand for its premium-ness.

It packs 4GB RAM and a 64GB internal storage, which can be upgraded up to 256 GB via microSD card slot. It runs on latest Android Nougat 7.1 based custom interface, thus making it equipped with latest Android features. In terms of optics, a 19 MegaPixel sensor, which is specially developed by Sony is present. Further camera specifications are adorned by features like predictive hybrid autofocus, super slow motion, and various other things. On the front, you see a 13 MegaPixel wide angle lens with f/2.0 aperture. All this is powered by a smart stamina 3230 mAh capacity battery.

Sony Xperia XZ Premium price in India: Rs 61,990


2. Sony Xperia XZs

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Sony has so far managed to stay alive in the competition, it is all because of its versatile range. Sony Xperia XZs is another premium handset sporting almost flagship specifications. The highlight is the camera configuration, which is claims to be world’s first super slow motion camera on a smartphone. A 19 MegaPixel sensor with a motion eye technology. It can record videos as slow as 960 fps, which is quite a feat for a smartphone camera to achieve. Equipped with triple image sensing technology, predictive hybrid autofocus, and several other features, it makes it a camera centric smartphone to own.

Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 processor, which uses Quad-core Kryo setup for efficient performance and seamless multitasking. It is accompanied by a 3 GB RAM and a 32GB onboard storage, which can be updated via a microSD card slot up to 256 GB. It runs on a latest Android Nougat version based custom interface. Sporting a 5.2-inch Full HD resolution display, the display on this Sony mobile comes equipped with a Corning Gorilla Glass protection. A 2900 mAh capacity battery runs this Sony Xperia XZs phone.

Sony Xperia XZs price in India: Rs 51,990


3. Sony Xperia XA1

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Sony mobile has always been great with cameras and that is why it means you can always rely on the brand for mind-blowing camera features. This Sony Xperia XA1 is another Sony mobile sporting great optics package. The rear lens is a Sony Exmor RS sensor that features 23 MegaPixel resolution, and a f/2.0 aperture. More pixels and more light make it an ideal camera for low light photography. On the front, there is an 8 MegaPixel sensor that supports wide angle shots, which makes it interesting to take selfie captures.

If you like a compact device, then, this Sony mobile phone is probably a good option for you. It sports a 5-inch HD resolution display with image enhancing technology. Sony Xperia XA1 brings a borderless design that comfortably fits in your hand. Equipped with a MediaTek Helios P20 processor, which is an Octa-core processor and clocks at 2.3 GHz along with 3GB RAM and a 32GB on board storage.

Thus, offering a powerful performance that makes your interface handling experience smoother. Everything is a super-fast, all thanks to the 4G LTE connectivity on this one. And that is why this is one of a Sony 4G mobile phones that you could purchase if you have a budget under 25000.

Sony Xperia XA1 price in India: Rs 20,990


4. Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

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Fancy a large screen display, then, this Sony mobile is a perfect candidate for your requirements. Sporting an edge-to-edge display, Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra breaks the boundaries to give you an immersive viewing experience in the palm of your hand. A 6-inch full HD resolution display claims to offer a vivid viewing experience. The screen on this Sony mobile has good durability, thanks to Corning Gorilla Glass’s support.

When it comes to a performance on this device, it claims to offer a best in class efficiency and performance. Equipped with a MediaTek Helio P20 Octa-core chipset, which clocks 2.3 GHz. It packs 4 GB RAM and a 64 GB internal storage, which can be expanded up to 256 GB via microSD card slot. Hosting a 23 MegaPixel sensor on a rear and a 16 MegaPixel on a front makes its camera package a hit in the price range. Camera features include hybrid auto focus, wide-angle lens, and a f/2.0 aperture. All this runs on a 2700 mAh capacity battery that supports fast charging.

Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra price in India: Rs 31,990


5. Sony Xperia XA Ultra

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Sony mobile teases its Xperia XZ Ultra as a selfie centric smartphone. Equipped with a 16 MegaPixel advance selfie camera, you could click selfies whenever you like, day or night. Get that perfect selfie shot with this renowned low light sensors. Further, there is a support of flash light so that your selfies don’t look lumen less. Features like gesture shutter and optical image stabilization make it a selfie camera phone to own. On the rear, you get a superfast 21.5 MegaPixel camera that is always ready for a fast launch with hybrid autofocus.

Encased in a razor-thin frame, Sony Xperia XA Ultra presents you with a perfect edge-to-edge display. Thus, you can enjoy an immersive viewing experience in the palm of your hand. Easy on the eye and hand, the curves maintained on edges makes it comfortable to view and carry it wherever you want to.

Almost a 6 inches (5.99) in size it is an ideal size for immersive gaming and movie watching experience. It features a MediaTek MT6755 processor along with 3GB RAM and a 16 GB internal memory, which can be expandable up to 200 GB. It runs on an Android Marshmallow 6.0 OS based custom interface. All this is powered by a 2700 mAh capacity battery.

Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra price in India: Rs 24,990


What do you think of a Sony mobile range in India? Will it survive in this trendsetting Indian smartphone industry? Let us know your thoughts on this in the comments section below.

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