Sony’s Xperia XZ Premium, XZs, XA1, and XA1 Ultra launch at MWC 2017

A new round of Sony-made phones debuted at MWC 2017, but we’re not yet sure how much they’ll cost and even where they’ll be sold. Details on availability are scarce.

The Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZs, Xperia XA1, and Xperia XA1 Ultra are now official after an unveiling today in Barcelona.

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Key specifications:

  • 5.5-inch 4K HDR TRILUMINOS display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 64GB of internal storage (w/ microSD card slot)
  • 19MP / 13MP cameras
  • 3230mAh battery
  • USB-C port
  • Android 7.1 Nougat

The Xperia XZ Premium comes in Luminous Chrome and Deep Sea Black.

Sony Xperia XZs

Key specifications:

  • 5.2-inch Full HD TRILUMINOUS display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB or 64GB of internal storage
  • 19MP / 13MP cameras
  • 2900mAh battery
  • USB-C port
  • Android 7.0 Nougat

The Xperia XZs comes in Ice Blue, Warm Silver, and Black.

Sony Xperia XA1

Key specifications:

  • 5-inch 720p IPS LCD display
  • MediaTek Helio P20
  • 3GB of RAM
  • 32GB of internal storage (w/ microSD card slot)
  • 23MP / 8MP cameras
  • 2300mAh battery
  • USB-C port
  • Android 7.0 Nougat

The Xperia XA1 comes in Black, White, Pink, and Gold.

Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

Key specifications:

  • 6-inch Full HD IPS LCD display
  • MediaTek Helio P20
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB or 64GB of internal storage (w/ microSD card slot)
  • 23MP / 16MP cameras
  • 2700mAh battery
  • USB-C port
  • Android 7.0 Nougat

The Xperia XA1 Ultra comes in White, Black, Gold, and Pink.

All four of these device launched today by Sony will be available this spring.

Click here for our MWC 2017 coverage


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Born and raised in New Jersey, Justin is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University where he studied marketing with a focus on digital marketing. He's very talkative and enjoys discussing anything from technology and sports to video games and television. As for Justin's current device rotation, he carries around the Google Pixel and Nexus 9. In the rare case that his phone or tablet is not in his hand, he is either flicking through cards on his Moto 360 (2015) or typing away on the Microsoft Surface Book. Justin is patiently waiting for the day that Google replicates the Galaxy Nexus with modern day specifications.


  • Wandering_Spirit

    Usual design. Usual huge bezels. No 5.7″ with top notch processor. The only one with big screen has a small battery and a subpar processor. They can keep them. Not for me.