Sony Xperia X Compact smartphone made a brief appearance at IFA 2016 along with Xperia XZ, and the company mentioned that the device will go on sale from October 23. However, the device is now official in Russia and available for pre-order in all three color variants such as Universal Black, White and Mist Blue options.
This new Sony Xperia X Series device has been listed on the third party online store in Russia with a price tag of 35,990 Rubles – approximately $559 USD, though we can expect that Sony Xperia X Compact price will change considering current market conditions as well as currency exchange rates.
Sony Xperia X Compact Specifications
Coming to specs, the Sony Xperia X Compact features a 4.6-inch IPS LCD display with HD (720 x 1280 pixels) resolution that can convey a pixel density of 319ppi. It has Triluminos display, which is also protected by Corning Gorilla Glass.
It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 (8956) Hexa-core processor clocked at 1.8 GHz. It is accompanied Adreno 510 GPU, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage which can be further expanded via microSD card up to 256GB.
On the camera front, the device bears a 23-megapixel autofocus rear camera with 1/2.3″ Exmor RS sensor, 24mm wide lens, Predictive Hybrid AF speed of 0.03 second with Laser autofocus, PDAF, 5-axis stabilization and LED flash. It can shoot FHD video in 1080p at 30 frames per second. There is a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with 1/3.06″ Exmor RS sensor, 22 mm wide-angle lens for selfie and video calling.
It also comes equipped with a fingerprint sensor on the side power key to unlock the device quickly. For music lovers, it supports Sony DSEE HX audio technology and has LDAC codec for natural sound experience. It also offers Digital Noise Cancelling feature.
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The device runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS and packs a 2700mAh battery with with STAMINA mode and supports Qnovo’s Adaptive Charging technology. On the connectivity front, includes 4G LTE, 3G, WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n, GPS, A-GPS, Bluetooth 4.1, USB-C, and 3.5mm audio jack and FM Radio with RDS options.