Sony Xperia XA

Sony’s announced a variety of mid-high range phones today at Mobile World Congress, all under a new Xperia X umbrella. And there’s something for everyone: A regular Xperia X, the side bezel-free Xperia XA and speed-boosted Xperia X Performance.

Xperia X Performance, Xperia X and Xperia XA, from left to right.

The design is certainly sleek, withe the rounded edges looking not dissimilar to an iPhone. Sony claims the 5-inch display on the Xperia X Performance and the Xperia X is curved, but based on what I saw it seems the Gorilla glass is just very slightly curved on the sides. All three phones run Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Sony Xperia X.

The cameras in the Xperia X Performance and the Xperia XA feature a predictive hybrid autofocus technology which we haven’t tried but looks promising. It uses the information provided by the EXMOR sensor to guess where a moving object will be during the next few milliseconds, then adapts the autofocus accordingly.

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You can check the rest of the specs in this table. All three phones will be available later this summer, though there’s no word on pricing or availability.