Sony Xperia XA Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Sony Xperia XA - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Sony Xperia XA is a 2016 smartphone. It measures 143.6 x 66.8 x 7.9 mm and weighs 137.4 g. It has a IPS LCD display measuring 5" inches. The resolution is 720 x 1280 and 294 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 8 MP. The main camera is Single with 13 MP.

It runs on Octa-core (4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.0 GHz Cortex-A53) CPU with 16 GB, 2 GB RAM memory. The battery is 2300 mAh.

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Sony Xperia XA specs

General specs

Brand and model

Sony Xperia XA

Release date

2016, February


143.6 x 66.8 x 7.9 mm (5.65 x 2.63 x 0.31 in)


137.4 g (4.85 oz)

Body build

Aluminum frame, plastic back


White, Graphite Black, Lime Gold, Rose Gold


2300 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion

Battery life

Stand by time- Up to 560 h (2G) / Up to 603 h (3G)
Talking time- Up to 11 h 20 min (2G) / Up to 10 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 55 h

Approximate price200 EUR





capacitive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

5" inc

Screen area

68.9 cm2

Screen format

16:9 (height:width)

Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

720 x 1280 px

PPI /points per inch/

294 PPI

Screen protection

Scratch-resistant glass

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

13 MP, Single

Camera specs

-13 MP, f/2.0, 1/3'', 1.12µm, PDAF


LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie

8 MP, Single


8 MP, f/2.0, 1/4'', AF



Video 1080p@30fps


Operating system OS

Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)


- Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10 (28 nm)

Processor CPU

- Octa-core (4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.0 GHz Cortex-A53)

Graphics processor GPU

- Mali-T860MP2

External memory

microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)

Internal memory

16 GB, 2 GB RAM

Antutu 7 score 50123 (Rank 692 of 2091)
GeekBench 5 Single Core 155 (Rank 1276 of 1567)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 624 (Rank 1279 of 1562)
GeekBench 4 Single Core 760 (Rank 450 of 987)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core 2825 (Rank 405 of 984)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript2020

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Nano-SIM
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
GPRS Up to 85.6 kbps
Edge Up to 236.8 kbps
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
USB microUSB 2.0, USB Host
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE, aptX
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 0.57 W/kg (head)     1.23 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.47 W/kg (head)     0.47 W/kg (body)    

Music and Audio

Radio FM radio, RDS
Headphone jack Yes
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Other features

- Sensors - Accelerometer, proximity, compass
- Fast battery charging (Pump Express+ 2.0)
- Versions: F3111 (Europe); F3113 (USA); F3115 (Asia, Global)
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Sony. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Sony may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Sony Xperia XA was around 200 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2016, February.
The weight of the Sony Xperia XA is 137.4 g.
The screen size of the Sony Xperia XA is 5" inches.
The size of the Sony Xperia XA is 143.6 x 66.8 x 7.9 mm (HxWxD).

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