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Sony Xperia XA



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Sony Xperia XA Rose Gold
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In a nutshell

  • Sharp 5” full-width screen
  • Smooth, curved body that looks and feels great
  • 13 MP fast-launch camera with split second focusing
  • 2 day battery life
  • Available in 16GB capacity
  • Available in Rose Gold, Black, Gold & White colours

What Carphone Warehouse says

What Carphone Say

“The XA looks and feels great and doesn’t compromise on the fantastic features that you use every day.”

What Users Say

3.0 based on

  • Operating System

    Android Marshmallow (6.0.1)

  • Battery

    Up to 10 hours talktime

  • Camera

    13 Megapixels

  • Display

    5 inches

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  • Edge to edge screen

    The curved glass screen seamlessly meets the frame at the edges for a stunning look. The display is maximised so that you get a huge screen that’s perfect for watching videos.

  • Fast-launch camera

    Make every second count with the super-fast camera, paired with a speedy autofocus that lets you capture any moment without worrying about blur.

  • Ergonomic design

    Designed to work with your life without being awkward to use, the XA has a smooth, curved shape and a size that fits perfectly in your hand.

  • Battery to last all day

    With up to two days of battery power, you can listen to more, talk more and stay out late more.

Design and display

Fits perfectly in your hand

With a smooth, curved body that easily slips into your pocket, the Xperia XA feels natural and comfortable to use.

Edge to edge display

The 5” glass screen stretches from edge to edge, making the frame hardly visible. No matter what you watch, the visuals are maximised to make everything look great. 


Every second counts

Thanks to the fast-launch camera button you’ll always catch the perfect last minute shot. With super-fast autofocus you’ll capture all the action without sacrificing quality. Simply touch anywhere on the screen, and the Xperia XA will focus in on the subject.

Great selfies, even at night

Take quality selfies at a party or photograph a cityscape at night with highly responsive front and rear cameras. Switch between the 13 front-facing and 8MP user-facing cameras for clear, sharp shots even in low light.

Under the hood

Up to two days of power

Listen to more music, talk for days, and stay out without worrying about re-charging. On a single charge the Xperia XA can run for days, but if you’re in a rush, quick-charging lets you power up faster than ever.

Processing speed

Thanks to an octa-core processor the Xperia XA runs super-fast and super-smooth. It comes with the Android operating system for easy navigation and access to over 1 million apps - whatever you love to do you’ll find it on the Xperia XA. 

Other features

Additional storage

Worried about running out of space for your photos, videos and music? The Xperia XA lets you add up to 200 GB of extra memory by simply adding a microSD card. 



The box contains

  • Device
  • Charger
  • Quick Start Guide
  • USB cable


  • General

  • Body

    • Nano

  • Dimensions

    • 143.6 x 66.8 x 7.9 mm

    • 137.4 grams

  • Calls & Messages

    • Quad band

  • Connectivity

  • Operating System

    • Android

    • Marshmallow (6.0.1)

  • Battery

    • 2300 mAh

    • 560 hours

    • 10 hours

  • Camera

    • 1080p

    • LED Flash

    • 8 megapixels

    • 13 megapixels

  • Storage

    • MicroSD

    • 16 GB

    • 200 GB

  • Music and entertainment

  • Processor

    • Octa

    • Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53

    • 2 GHz

    • 2 GB

  • Display

    • 294 ppi

    • 720 x 1280 pixels

    • IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

    • Scratch-resistant glass

    • 5 inches


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Sony Xperia XA is rated 3.0 out of 5 by 30.
Rated 4 out of 5 by Sibo from Great price for what you get I brought this few months and hasn't let me down 10/10
Date published: 2017-05-23
Rated 1 out of 5 by Ms_e_grace from The camera and sound issues lets this down At first the only thing I disliked about the phone was the really poor camera quality. Honestly couldn't use it to take photos, which was inconvenient. But the video quality was acceptable. Then my phone developed an issue with the sound.. and looking online, it seems to be a problem with others. It's so bad now, I'm going to have to get a new phone. If it wasn't for these two features, then I'd have no complaints at all about it. It's like having a Samsung Galaxy, but at a lesser price.
Date published: 2017-05-23
Rated 2 out of 5 by The Real Estate from So SAD I have owned this phone for a year now and long story short... IT SUCKS. The camera is probably the best thing going for it. It is extremely slow, applications take ages to load up. If you use this phone for longer than 30mins it begins to slow down... like a lot to the point you will get fed up and turn it off. DO NOT BUY IT if anymore says this phone is good and affordable, it does not matter, because it is rubbish!
Date published: 2017-05-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by Jacko66 from Poor Phone The worst phone I have had perhaps I should have read the reviews before I got it. All the things these other people have said are true. Dont get it.
Date published: 2017-05-21