Sony at its MWC 2016 event introduced the new smartphone ‘X’ series with the launch of the Xperia X, Xperia XA, and the Xperia X Performance. While the company said the handsets would hit the stores this summer, it failed to give details about their pricing. However, the Xperia X and the Xperia XA have now been listed for pre-orders on an e-commerce website in the European region.
While the Sony Xperia X is listed with a price tag of EUR 599 (roughly Rs. 45,000), the Xperia XA is listed for EUR 299 (roughly Rs. 22,500). Both the smartphones are up for pre-orders from Amazon Germany. The third smartphone – the Xperia X Performance – is not yet up on the website indicating that the smartphone might not reach Germany after all. Sony is taking pre-orders for the Xperia X and the Xperia X Performance but no prices have been revealed.
The company at the time of launch said that the brand new Xperia X series will personify Sony Mobile’s brand vision for the “future of communications, with ambient connected devices capable of changing the way you interact with the world.”
The Sony Xperia X, Sony Xperia X Performance, and Sony Xperia XA smartphones will be available in White, Graphite Black, Lime Gold, and Rose Gold colours. The phones will come with a range of matching style covers.
All three new Xperia X smartphones run Android 6.0 Marshmallow with company’s UI on top and come in single and dual-SIM models.
The company also launched a range of accessories and concept devices namely Xperia Ear, Xperia Eye, and Xperia Projector, and others.